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Sophian Encaounter
Three Militants Killed In Encounter With Security Forces In J-K's Shopian, One Surrenders

Srinagar: Three Al-Badr militants were killed while one surrendered before security forces in an encounter in Shopian district of Jammu and Kashmir on Thursday, police said. Acting on a specific…

Marriage Celebrations Return In Jammu & Kashmir As Guns Fall Silent Along LoC
Marriage Celebrations Return In Jammu & Kashmir As Guns Fall Silent Along LoC

Jammu: As India and Pakistan adhere to ceasefire agreement after years of cross-border shelling, marriage celebrations have silently returned to villages along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and…

12 Militants Killed In 72 Hours In Kashmir: DGP
12 Militants Killed In 72 Hours In Kashmir: DGP

Srinagar: Security forces in Jammu and Kashmir have killed 12 militants during the last 72 hours in four encounters in the Valley, Dilbagh Singh, director general of police (DGP) said.…

Night-Curfew
As COVID Situation Worsens, J&K Imposes Night Curfew In 8 Districts

Jammu: Battling with the worsening Covid spread situation, J&K government has decided to impose night curfew in eight districts from Friday. “All leaves of the doctors and paramedics have been…

Cops Killed By terrorists
Two Cops Killed In Srinagar Terror Attack

Srinagar: Two policemen injured on Friday in a militant hit and run attack in Jammu and Kashmir’s Srinagar city have succumbed to their injuries, officials said. Police said militants fired at a police party in the Baghat Chowk area. The injured policemen were shifted to hospital where both of them succumbed to their injuries. The […]

Joe-Biden
No Change In US' Policy On Jammu & Kashmir: Biden Administration

By Lalit K Jha Washington: The Biden administration on Wednesday said that there is no change in the US’ policy on Jammu and Kashmir and welcomed the resumption of 4G mobile internet in the region. “I want to be very clear there has been no change in US policy in the region,” State Department Spokesperson […]

Self-Styled Chief Of Terrorist Outfit LeM Arrested In Jammu
Self-Styled Chief Of Terrorist Outfit LeM Arrested In Jammu

Jammu: The J&K police on Saturday arrested the self-styled chief of terrorist outfit Lashkar-e-Mustafa (LeM) from Jammu, officials said. He has been identified as Hidayatullah Malik, the chief of LeM which is a front organisation of proscribed terrorist outfit Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM). “Malik, a categorised terrorist from Shopian district has been arrested in a joint operation […]

BSF Detects Long Infiltration Tunnel On J&K Border
BSF Detects Long Infiltration Tunnel On J&K Border

Jammu: The Border Security Force (BSF) detected a 150-meter-long underground tunnel constructed by Pakistan in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kathua district to facilitate the infiltration of terrorists for subversive activities. few days ahead of Republic Day, BSF achieved the major success. This was the second such structure found beneath the International Border (IB) in Hiranagar sector […]

Ending To Decades Of Darkness: Village In J&K Gets Electricity For The First Time
Ending To Decades Of Darkness: Village In J&K Gets Electricity For The First Time

Jammu: Ganouri-Tanta village in the mountainous Doda district of Jammu and Kashmir saw the light of an electric bulb for the first time on Sunday, ending the decades of darkness from the lives of the villagers. The electrification work of the village was taken up on the order of Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha, after a […]

Mehbooba Mufti As CM Spent Rs 28L In A Day, Rs 82L In 6 Months For Refurbishment Of Residence: RTI
Mehbooba Mufti As CM Spent Rs 28L In A Day, Rs 82L In 6 Months For Refurbishment Of Residence: RTI

Jammu: Mehbooba Mufti spent nearly Rs 82 lakh in six months from January to June 2018 on the refurbishment of her official residence in Srinagar’s Gupkar Road, when she was the Chief Minister of the erstwhile state of Jammu and Kashmir. The expenditure was all paid by the Government of India, reveals an RTI response. […]

2 Terrorists Eliminated In Encounter; Pak Again Violates Ceasefire In J&K's Poonch
2 Terrorists Eliminated In Encounter; Pak Again Violates Ceasefire In J&K's Poonch

Jammu: Two terrorists were killed and their associate arrested in a joint operation by security forces on Sunday at Poshana in Jammu and Kashmir’s Poonch district, officials said. “Two terrorists were killed and one associate of theirs arrested in Poshana area the Jammu and Kashmir Police, Army and CRPF,” police said. The gun battle started […]

LoC
5 Pakistan Soldiers Killed In Retaliatory Firing By India Along LoC In Jammu And Kashmir

Jammu: Five Pakistani soldiers were killed and three injured in an overnight retaliatory action by the Indian army along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir’s Poonch district, Defence sources said. “Pakistan initiated unprovoked firing and shelling targeting civilian facilities in Mankote sector of the LoC in Poonch district on Thursday. “Damage was […]

Indian Army Repatriates Two Minor Girls From PoK Who Crossed LoC Inadvertently
Indian Army Repatriates Two Minor Girls From PoK Who Crossed LoC Inadvertently

Jammu: Two minor girls, who had inadvertently crossed the Line of Control (LoC), were repatriated to Pakistan on Monday through the crossing point in Jammu and Kashmir’s Poonch district. The two girls from Pakistan Occupied Kashmir (PoK) were detained by troops of Indian Army on Sunday morning. Defence sources said the two minor girls, Laiba […]

Jammu-&-kashmir
Polling Begins For Second Phase Of DDC Elections In Jammu & Kashmir

Srinagar: Amid chilly conditions and tight security arrangements, voting for the second phase of the maiden District Development Council (DDC) election in Jammu and Kashmir began on Tuesday, officials said. “Polling began at 7.00 am. Initial reports suggest that only a few people have so far turned out at polling stations due to early morning […]

DDC-Polls
Polling For First Phase Of Maiden DDC Elections Begins In Jammu & Kashmir

Srinagar: Amid tight security voting for the first phase of the maiden District Development Council (DDC) election in Jammu and Kashmir began on Saturday, officials said. The election is being seen as a triangular contest between the People’s Alliance for Gupkar Declaration (PAGD) — an amalgam of several mainstream political parties, including the National Conference […]

Centre Paves Way For All Indians To Buy Land In J&K
Centre Paves Way For All Indians To Buy Land In J&K

New Delhi: In a significant move, the Centre has notified the new Land Laws for Jammu & Kashmir. In a gazette notification, the union home ministry has notified this on Monday. It paved way for any Indian to buy land in the Union Territory (UT) of Jammu & Kashmir. The MHA notified what it calls […]

LoC
Pakistan Army Targets Indian Positions On LoC In J&K

Jammu: Pakistan on Friday fired with small arms to target Indian positions on the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir’s Poonch district. Defence Ministry spokesman Colonel Devender Anand said, “At about 5.30 p.m. on Friday, Pakistan initiated unprovoked ceasefire violation by firing with small arms in Shahpur, Kirni and Qasba sectors of the […]

Virtual SIM Cards: A New Headache For Security Agencies
Virtual SIM Cards: A New Headache For Security Agencies

Srinagar: Virtual SIM cards pose a new headache for security agencies fighting terrorism in Jammu and Kashmir as their use in the valley has seen an increase among terror groups to connect with their handlers in Pakistan, officials said here. The penetration of this new technology was found in 2019 when a request was sent […]

Terrorist-Killed
3 LeT Terrorist Arrested In J&K, Weapons Sent By Pak Drones Recovered

Jammu: Three suspected Lashkar-e-Taiba terrorists have been arrested by the security forces from Rajouri district of Jammu and Kashmir with a large cache of arms and ammunition they had received through drones, officials said on Saturday. All three belong to South Kashmir’s Pulwama district and have been identified as Rahil Bashir, Amir Jan and Hafiz […]

Kashmir-Encounter
Three Terrorists, Woman Killed In Encounter In J&K's Batamaloo

Srinagar: Three militants and a civilian woman were killed, while two CRPF personnel, including an officer, sustained injuries in a predawn gunbattle on Thursday in Batamaloo area of the city, officials said. Security forces launched a cordon and search operation in Firdousabad locality in Batamaloo area at around 2.30 am following information about the presence of […]

ISIS-Terror-Module
Jammu & Kashmir Cops Bust ISIS Module, 5 Arrested

New Delhi: Five members of the Islamic State of Jammu & Kashmir (ISJK), who had planned to attack an Army camp in Kashmir valley, were arrested by the police from Bandipora district on Saturday. Official sources said that acting on a specific input, the Bandipora district police arrested five terror associates of the ISJK or […]

Let-militants
Pakistan Border Action Team Plans Attack On Indian Army Posts: Intel

New Delhi: As winter draws near, terrorists based in Pakistan are making desperate attempts to cross the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir to enter Indian territory, intelligence agencies have alerted security establishments in the valley. Sources said 12 Pakistan trained Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) jihadis, in two groups, are making attempts to cross the Line […]

Kupwara Enounter
LeT Militant Killed In Kupwara Encounter Identified As Pakistani: J&K Police

Srinagar: A militant who was killed in an encounter in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kupwara district along with a top Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) commander was identified as a Pakistani ultra, police on Thursday said. They said the Pakistani terrorist named Danish was killed in the encounter on Wednesday. Inspector General of Police (IGP) Kashmir Vijay Kumar said […]

CRPF
Centre Withdraws 12,000 Paramilitary Force Personnel From Jammu and Kashmir

New Delhi: A year after additional security personnel were deployed in Jammu and Kashmir, the Central government on Wednesday withdrew around 12,000 troopers of various paramilitary forces, indicating a significant improvement in the law and order situation of the Union Territory. Ahead of the nullification of the Constitution’s Articles 370 and 35A on August 5 […]

Baramulla-Attack
2 CRPF Personnel, 1 Police Officer Killed In Terror Attack In J&K's Baramulla

Srinagar: Two CRPF personnel and a Special Police Officer (SPO) of the Jammu and Kashmir Police were killed after terrorists attacked a patrol party in North Kashmir’s Baramulla district. According to the details, a joint patrol party of the police and the CRPF was targetted by the terrorists who were hiding in an orchard in […]