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Want Assembly polls as early as possible: J&K Governor
Srinagar, May 22 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik on Wednesday said that his administration wants elections to the state Assembly to be held as early as possible.
2019-05-22
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Politics
Two Hizbul militants killed in J&K gunfight
Srinagar, May 22 (IANS) Two Hizbul Mujahideen militants were killed on Wednesday in a gunfight with the security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Kulgam district, police said.
2019-05-22
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Terrorism
Don't believe exit polls: J&K Congress President
Srinagar, May 21 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir Congress President G.A. Mir on Tuesday asserted that the exit polls should not to be believed and that the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) would have the majority in the Lok Sabha polls.
2019-05-21
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Dangal 2019,Politics
2 J&K policemen scale Mount Everest
Srinagar, May 21 (IANS) Two policemen from Jammu and Kashmir have scaled the Mount Everest, police said on Tuesday.
2019-05-21
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Human Interest/Society
All exit polls can't be wrong, says Omar
Jammu/Srinagar, May 19 (IANS) Reactions in J&K were on the expected lines on Sunday to the exit polls predicting a strong pro-incumbency wave in favour of the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
2019-05-19
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National
BSF officer injured in LoC firing in Poonch
Jammu, May 19 (IANS) A Border Security Force (BSF) officer has been injured during heavy firing exchanges between Indian and Pakistani troops in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir, informed sources said.
2019-05-19
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security,Indo-Pak/Pakistan
Teenager allegedly raped in Jammu district (Lead, Correcting place)
Jammu, May 18 (IANS) A teenaged girl was allegedly raped by a youth in Jammu and Kashmir's Jammu district, police said.
2019-05-18
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Teenager allegedly raped in Kathua district
Jammu, May 18 (IANS) A teenaged girl was allegedly raped by a youth in Jammu and Kashmir's Kathua district, police said.
2019-05-18
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Curfew continues for third day in J&K's Bhaderwah
Jammu, May 18 (IANS) Curfew continued without any relaxation for the third day in Jammu and Kashmir's Bhaderwah town in Doda district on Saturday. The curfew was imposed on Thursday after the body of a local, identified as Nayeem Shah, was recovered by the police.
2019-05-18
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Defence/Security
Accused in soldier's murder among four militants killed in J&K (4th Lead)
Srinagar, May 18 (IANS) Three Hizbul Mujahideen militants, including one involved in the abduction and murder of soldier Aurangzeb last year, were killed in a gunfight in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district on Saturday and another militant in a shootout in Baramulla, police said.
2019-05-18
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security,Terrorism
Third gunfight starts in Kashmir Valley
Srinagar, May 16 (IANS) A third gunfight started in the Kashmir Valley on Thursday between holed up militants and security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian district.
2019-05-16
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Terrorism
Army called out, curfew imposed in Bhaderwah town
Jammu, May 16 (IANS) Authorities imposed curfew and called out the Army on Thursday following clashes in Jammu and Kashmir's Bhaderwah town in Doda district.
2019-05-16
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Defence/Security
Top JeM commander among 5 killed in J&K gunfight (2nd Lead)
Srinagar, May 16 (IANS) Three Jaish-e-Muhammad (JeM) militants, including a top commander who masterminded the 2017 attack on a CRPF camp, a soldier and a civilian were killed in a gunfight on Thursday in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district, police said.
2019-05-16
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Terrorism
Army soldier injured in blast near LoC
Jammu, May 15 (IANS) An Army soldier was injured on Wednesday in a landmine explosion near the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district, defence sources said.
2019-05-15
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security
Most educational institutions shut down in J&K
Srinagar, May 15 (IANS) Amid calls of hanging of rapist as students continue to clash with the police, the authorities in Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday shut down most educational institutions in the valley.
2019-05-15
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Education,Immigration/Law/Rights
Another minor raped in J&K, accused arrested
Srinagar, May 14 (IANS) Days after the rape of an infant in Jammu and Kashmir's Bandipora evoked shock and outrage, another case of a minor's rape came to light in the the state's Ganderbal district on Tuesday.
2019-05-14
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Student protests continue in Kashmir Valley against rape
Srinagar, May 14 (IANS) Students at many places in the Kashmir Valley took to the streets and clashed with security forces on Tuesday in protest against the rape of a minor in Jammu and Kashmir's Bandipora district.
2019-05-14
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Education,Politics
Jammu-Srinagar highway closes after fresh landslides
Jammu, May 14 (IANS) The Jammu-Srinagar national highway was closed on Tuesday following fresh landslides in the Ramban district, traffic department said.
2019-05-14
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Business/Economy
Militants shoot NC worker in Shopian district
Srinagar, May 13 (IANS) Militants shot and critically injured a National Conference (NC) worker on Monday in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian district, police said.
2019-05-13
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Terrorism
Partial shutdown affects life in Kashmir Valley
Srinagar, May 13 (IANS) A partial showdown against the alleged rape of a three-year-old girl affected normal life in many parts of the Kashmir Valley on Monday, police said.
2019-05-13
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Death demanded for rape accused in Kashmir
Srinagar, May 12 (IANS) Protesters blocked a highway in the Shadipora area of Bandipora district in Jammu and Kashmir on Sunday demanding death penalty for a man accused of raping a three-year-old girl of Trehgam village on Thursday.
2019-05-12
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Kashmir
DEO Leh finds Army probe satisfactory
Srinagar, May 11 (IANS) Following a letter by the Army that said the allegations against some commanding officers asking soldiers for their voting preferences were probed into and found incorrect, sources said.
2019-05-11
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security,Dangal 2019
Jammu-Srinagar highway likely to open on Saturday
Jammu, May 11 (IANS) After remaining closed for two days, the Jammu-Srinagar highway is likely to reopen on Saturday to clear stranded traffic.
2019-05-11
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Business/Economy
Leh DEO writes to army on officers asking jawans' voting preferences
Srinagar, May 10 (IANS) The District Election Officer (DEO) of Leh on Friday wrote to the Indian Army about a complaint alleging that its commanding officers were asking the jawans their voting preferences.
2019-05-10
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Politics,Defence/Security
Jammu-Srinagar highway closed for second day
Jammu, May 10 (IANS) The Jammu-Srinagar highway remained closed for a second consecutive day on Friday due to landslides in Digdol area of Jammu and Kashmir's Ramban district.
2019-05-10
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Business/Economy
Civil Secretariat offices re-open in Srinagar
Srinagar, May 6 (IANS) After a six month-long recess, the Civil Secretariat offices in Srinagar reopened on Monday.
2019-05-06
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Politics
Top Hizbul man Lateef Tiger likely among 2 killed in J&K
Srinagar, May 3 (IANS) Lateef Tiger, a top Hizbul commander and a close associate of the slain separatist poster boy Burhan Wani was among the two militants killed on Friday by security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian district, sources said.
2019-05-03
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security,Terrorism
India, Pakistan trade fire on LoC in Poonch
Jammu, May 2 (IANS) Indian and Pakistani armies traded heavy fire on Thursday on the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district, Defence Ministry said.
2019-05-02
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security,Indo-Pak/Pakistan
Ladakh to vote on inclusiveness, local issues
Srinagar, May 2 (IANS) Ladakh Lok Sabha constituency in Jammu and Kashmir has a unique distinction -- it is geographically the largest Parliamentary constituency in the country but smallest in terms of population.
2019-05-02
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Dangal 2019,Politics
Masood Azhar listing 'symbolic win': Omar
Srinagar, May 1 (IANS) Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Wednesday said that the listing of Jaish-e-Muhammad (JeM) chief Masood Azhar as global terrorist was a "symbolic win".
2019-05-01
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Politics,Terrorism
Policeman shot at home in Srinagar, critically injured
Srinagar, May 1 (IANS) A policeman was critically injured when militants shot him in his house here on Wednesday, police sources said.
2019-05-01
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security,Terrorism
J&K governor reviews construction of bunkers for border residents
Jammu, April 30 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik on Tuesday reviewed the progress of bunker construction for border residents and the status of ex gratia relief paid to victims of border shelling.
2019-04-30
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security
Six held for attempted attack on CRPF convoy at Banihal
Jammu, April 30 (IANS) Six persons, including a Ph.D. student, have been arrested in connection with the failed attack on a Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) convoy in Banihal area of Jammu-Srinagar highway on March 30, police said on Tuesday.
2019-04-30
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security,Terrorism
LS polls for J&K's special identity: Omar Abdullah
Srinagar, April 30 (IANS) Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah said on Tuesday that his party, National Conference (NC), was fighting the Lok Sabha elections for the protection of the state's special status and not on developmental issues.
2019-04-30
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Politics
Police detains 21 in Pulwama in J&K
Srinagar, April 30 (IANS) Police detained 21 persons during nocturnal raids in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district.
2019-04-30
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Cross-LoC peace bus runs after 8 weeks
Srinagar, April 29 (IANS) The Cross Line of Control peace bus service 'Karvan-e-Aman' (Caravan of Peace) operated on Monday after remaining suspended for eight weeks.
2019-04-29
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Human Interest/Society,Defence/Security
Amid stray clashes, only 10% vote in Anantnag (4th Lead)
Srinagar, April 29 (IANS) Voting in the second phase of the troubled Anantnag Lok Sabha constituency in Jammu and Kashmir ended on Monday marred by street protests but with only 10 per cent of the electorate coming out to vote.
2019-04-29
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Politics
Polling ends peacefully in J&K's Anantnag with just 10% turnout (3rd Lead)
Srinagar, April 29 (IANS) Voting for the second phase of Anantnag Lok Sabha seat ended peacefully on Monday amid high security with only around 10 per cent voters coming out to exercise their democratic right.
2019-04-29
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Dangal 2019,Politics
3 militants involved in Srinagar attack arrested: Police
Srinagar, April 28 (IANS) All three militants involved in the attack on a police post in Jammu and Kashmir's Srinagar district on Friday have been arrested, police said on Sunday.
2019-04-28
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security,Terrorism
Srinagar-Leh highway re-opens for traffic
Srinagar, April 28 (IANS) The 434 km-long Srinagar-Leh highway was on Sunday re-opened for traffic after remaining closed for over four months.
2019-04-28
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Business/Economy
Run for votes to prompt voters held in Leh
Srinagar, April 27 (IANS) A run for vote mini-marathon was held on Saturday to prompt voters to exercise their democratic rights in Jammu and Kashmir's Leh district.
2019-04-27
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Poll Trivia
Searches in Top Hizbul commander's village
Srinagar, April 26 (IANS) Security forces on Friday evening started a massive search operation in the native village of top Hizbul Mujahideen (HM) commander, Riyaz Naidoo, in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district.
2019-04-26
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security,Terrorism
Yasin's appeal seeking transfer of TADA cases dismissed
Jammu, April 26 (IANS) The Jammu and Kashmir High Court on Friday dismissed an appeal by Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) Chairman Muhammad Yasin Malik seeking transfer of the trial of two TADA cases against him to Srinagar.
2019-04-26
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Defence/Security,Immigration/Law/Rights,Politics
BSF trooper attempts suicide in Srinagar
Srinagar, April 26 (IANS) A Border Security Force (BSF) trooper on Friday tried to commit suicide in Jammu and Kashmir's Srinagar district, police said.
2019-04-26
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Defence/Security
IT raids ex-J&K Minister's properties in Srinagar
Srinagar, April 25 (IANS) Income Tax (IT) officials on Thursday carried out raids in Srinagar city at the properties of former Jammu and Kashmir Minister Imran Raza Ansari, sources here said.
2019-04-25
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Persons seeking alms in Srinagar to be arrested
Srinagar, April 24 (IANS) People found soliciting alms at public places in Jammu and Kashmir's summer capital will be immediately arrested, it was ordered on Wednesday.
2019-04-24
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Cross-LoC bus runs between Poonch & Rawalakote
Jammu, April 22 (IANS) The cross Line of Control bus service, 'Paigam-e-Aman' (Message of Peace), operated on Monday between the Indian and Pakistan administered parts of Jammu and Kashmir.
2019-04-22
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Human Interest/Society
Mehbooba Mufti slams Modi's nuclear arsenal remarks
Srinagar, April 22 (IANS) Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) President Mehbooba Mufti on Monday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of lowering the standard of political discourse by his remarks on India's nuclear weapons.
2019-04-22
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Politics
A tough poll battle on cards in picturesque Ladakh
Srinagar, April 21 (IANS) The electoral battle in the Ladakh Lok Sabha seat of Jammu and Kashmir has become interesting for poll watchers, but tough for contestants.
2019-04-21
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Dangal 2019,Politics
Sajad Lone expresses concern over Yasin Malik's health
Srinagar, April 21 (IANS) Peoples Conference (PC) chief Sajad Lone on Sunday expressed concern over the health of Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) Chairman Muhammad Yasin Malik and hoped the national investigation agency (NIA) understood his position.
2019-04-21
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Politics