Jammu and Kashmir

Student stabbed in Kashmir University

Srinagar, April 26: A student was stabbed in Kashmir University on Thursday during a scuffle between two groups of law students, police said. "The injured student has been shifted to hospital for ...

JeM commander killed in Tral gunfight: J&K DGP

Jammu, April 26: Jammu and Kashmir Police on Thursday said that one of the four militants killed in Tuesday's gunfight in the Tral forest area was a Jaish-e-Muhammad (JeM) operational commander. S...

100 pc target achieved in PHE, NABARD, power sector in Anantnag

Anantnag, Apr 26: As many as 100 per cent target has been achieved in Public Health Engineering (PHE), NABARD and Power sector in this south Kashmir district, where under Roads and Buildings (R&B) s...

Life remains affected in parts of Pulwama

Srinagar, Apr 26: Normal life remained affected for the second day on Thursday in some areas in south Kashmir district of Pulwama, where four militants, including two foreigners, were killed in an e...

20 killed in separate road accidents in Pakistan

Islamabad, April 26: At least 20 people were killed and dozens injured in separate road accidents in Pakistan, the media and police said. In the latest accident, five passengers were killed, inclu...

4 weapons looted from policemen guarding temple in Kashmir

Srinagar, Apr 26: Militants attacked policemen guarding a temple and decamped with four automatic weapons in central Kashmir district of Badgam, where a constable went missing along with his service...

Kishtwar-Anantnag road still closed, Mughal road through for one-way only

Srinagar, Apr 26: The 152-km-long road, connecting Kishtwar in Jammu region with Anantnag in Kashmir remained closed due to accumulation of several feet of snow while only one-way traffic will contin...

Quilt shop gutted in a major fire in Doda

Doda, April 25: A quilt shop was completed gutted in devasting fire that broke out in it near Chief Agriculture Office Nagri circular road Doda this morning. As per reports, one shop belonging to...

Sr. Congress Leader shot dead in Pulwama

Srinagar: Senior Congress Leader, Ghulam Nabi Patel died this afternoon after some unidentified terrorists fired upon his vehicle at Rajpora in south Kashmir's Pulwama district An official said th...

Cop posted in Budgam goes missing with service rifle

Srinagar: A policeman, posted in Budgam district of Jammu and Kashmir, is suspected to have deserted the force and is believed to have fled with his service rifle. Constable Tariq Ahmad Bhat, po...

J&K CM pays tribute to jawans killed in Pulwama encounter

Jammu, Apr 25: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti paid tributes to two security personnel who were killed during an encounter in a forest area of Pulwama district. In the fierce exc...

Day after encounter, life comes to grinding halt in some areas in J&K

Srinagar, Apr 25: Normal life came to a grinding halt on Wednesday in some areas in south Kashmir district of Pulwama, where four militants, including two foreigners, were killed in an encounter wit...

Police raid on Akash Tuition Centre are baseless and same are rebutted

Srinagar, April 25: Some media houses and news portals published a report claiming that police has raided Akash Tuition Centre Rajbagh in Srinagar However, the concerned police officials rebutted ...

Police Public meeting held at Police Station Pahalgam

Srinagar, April 25: On the directions of SSP Anantnag Shri Altaf Ahmad Khan, Police Station Pahalgam held a police-public meeting in which a number of respectable citizens of Pahalgam and members of...

Army pays tribute to soldier killed in Tral encounter

Srinagar, Apr 25: The Army on Wednesday paid rich tribute to a soldier, who was martyred in an encounter with militants in south Kashmir district of Pulwama. Defence Ministry spokesperson Colone...

Massive clashes have erupted in Tral area

Kashmir, Apr 25: Massive clashes have erupted in Aripal area of Tral in South Kashmir's Pulwama District on Wednesday. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that scores of youth gathered on the main road w...

PDP nominates Ch Ab Hamid as Chief Coordinator for Jammu province

Jammu, Apr 25: President J&K Peoples Democratic Party (JKPDP) Ms Mehbooba Mufti has nominated Ch Ab Hamid as Chief Coordinator of the party for Jammu Province. This was disclosed here by party v...

Police inaugurates District Badminton Championship

Srinagar, April 25: District Badminton Championship was inaugurated by DIG Central Kashmir Range Shri V.K.Birdi at Railway Sports Complex, Railway Station Budgam. SSP Budgam Shri Tejinder Singh, A...

Cross country run held at Bandipora

Srinagar, April 25: To promote the sports activities in Bandipora, a cross country run was organized by Bandipora Police and Education Zone Hajin from Village Markundal to Hajin Town. The race was...

8 Ball Pool Tournament concludes

Srinagar, April 25: The final match of the 8 Ball Pool Tournament was played at GO's Mess Humhama between Saad Kirmani and Muzamil Ashik. Saad Kirmani emerged as the winner of the tournament. ...

Boy arrested for positing objectionable content on social media in Rajouri

Jammu, Apr 25: A boy was arrested for allegedly posting objectionable content on the social media in Rajouri district of Jammu and Kashmir. “A local boy has been arrested for an alleged sensitive ...

Teenager found hanging in Gangyal

Jammu, Apr 25: A teenager was found hanging at his residence on city outskirts here on Wednesday morning. "A boy, Ajay Kumar,18, resident of Gangyal, was found hanging at his residence," police he...

Alert sounded as policeman missing with service weapon in Kashmir

Srinagar, Apr 25: An alert has been issued after a constable of Jammu and Kashmir went missing alongwith his service weapons in central Kashmir district of Badgam late Tuesday evening, official sourc...

Leh highway reopens, Kashmir, Mughal road through

Srinagar, Apr 25: The national highway, connecting Ladakh region with Kashmir, reopened on Wednesday after remaining closed for four days due to snowfall and slippery road conditions. Meanwhile, t...

Salman Khan meets Mehbooba Mufti in Kashmir

Srinagar, April 25: Superstar Salman Khan and producer Ramesh Taurani, who are currently busy here with the shoot of the third instalment of the "Race" franchise, met Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister...

Doctor Do not reaches on time at PHC Sumb, Patients suffer

SAMBA: Doctors do not reaches on time at Primary Health Centre Sumb in district samba but the patients faces a many difficulties. According to the report, people of village Sumb said that the peop...

Fire breaks out in house in Reasi, timely controlled, no injury

Jammu, Apr 24: A major fire broke out in a house after a LGP cylinder caught fire in main market of Reasi district in Jammu and Kashmir. "A fire broke out in a house at Ward Number 3, Main Bazaar,...

5 years on, SKIMS liver transplant unit fails to take off, alleges DAK

Srinagar, Apr 24: The Doctors Association Kashmir on Tuesday alleged that the liver transplant unit at S K Institute of Medical Sciences (SKIMS) has failed to take off, five years after it was sancti...

People enjoy sunny weather in Kashmir, night temp remains below normal

Srinagar, Apr 24: People continued to enjoy sunny weather for the third successive day though the temperature during the night remained several degree below normal in Kashmir, where rain is predicted...

SSP installs 3rd water cooler, water purifier and voltage stabilizer under cap at Samba

SAMBA: Principal Police Technical Training Institute Vijaypur installed Water Cooler, Water Purifier and Voltage stabilizer at Govt Middle School, Vijaypur Block Purmundal of District Samba here tod...

DDC Samba attends live telecast of Prime Minister’s address alongwith villagers at Katli in Samba.

Samba, Apr 24: District Development Commissioner Sardar Rajinder Singh Tara,KAS attends Prime Minister’s live address on occasion of National Panchayati Raj Day on 24th April from 12:55 to 13:25 h...

Razdan pass, Z-Gali reopen; Phirkiyan remains closed due to slippery conditions

Srinagar, Apr 24 : Traffic was restored on the Razdan pass and Z-Gali -- connecting dozens of far-flung and remote areas, including those near the Line of Control (LoC), with their district and tehsi...

J&K Cabinet Meeting Over; 7th Pay Commission Implemented and other details

JAMMU, Apr 24: J&K Cabinet meeting is over and big new for state Govt employeed that 7th pay commission implemented in J&K. Sources told that Cabinet has also approved Time bound promotions and h...

Police refutes reports about student’s arrest from Woman’s college in Srinagar

Srinagar, Apr 24: Refuting reports that a student of Women’s College M A road, Srinagar was arrested, Jammu and Kashmir Police on Tuesday said it was an endeavour of the police with the family and te...

Shiv Sena takes dig at Modi over gag order to BJP leaders

Mumbai, Apr 24: Taking a dig at Narendra Modi's gag order to BJP leaders, ally Shiv Sena today said such warnings in the past have not yielded any positive result and the prime minister himself gave ...

Modi calls for social movement against sexual crimes

Mandla (Madhya Pradesh), April 24: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday called for a social movement for protecting girls in the wake of increasing rapes reported from different parts of the count...

Kathua case: Crime Branch to approach court against lawyer

Jammu, Apr 24L: The Jammu and Kashmir Crime Branch will soon approach a local court in Kathua against a defence lawyer who is allegedly circulating twisted facts in the case of the gangrape and murd...

#NewsFlash | Important Updates from today's cabinet meeting.

Implementation of 7th Pay Commission Recommendations approved by State Cabinet. As already announced by Govt, the employees to draw revised scales of pay from current month. Cabinet approves e...

Militant, among 3 killed in J&K forest shootout

Srinagar, April 24: Three persons, including two security personnel and a militant, were killed on Tuesday in an ongoing gunfight in Jammu and Kashmir's Tral forest area. Police sources said the s...

Police held counselling session with youth and village elders in Budgam

Srinagar, April 24:Police Budgam held a counselling session with the misguided young boys who were indulging in stone pelting and the elders of Nasrullahpora area. The counselling session was orga...

Soldier injured in J&K forest shootout, succumbs

Srinagar, April 24: An Indian Army soldier injured earlier on Tuesday in a shootout between militants and security personnel in Jammu and Kashmirs' Tral forest area, has succumbed, police said. Aj...

Kathua rape-murder: Cop, SPO arrested by SIT move J-K HC

Jammu, Apr 24: A policeman and a SPO arrested in connection with the Kathua rape and murder case have moved the Jammu and Kashmir High Court seeking a fresh CBI probe into the matter and quashing of ...

Stolen vehicle found in Budgam

Srinagar, April 24: A Police Party of Police Station Khag while conducting patrolling in general area of Khag found one unclaimed Maruti 800 vehicle without registration number in suspicious conditio...

Ladakh remain cut off; Mughal road & Srinagar & Jammu National highway through

Srinagar, Apr 24: The Ladakh region remained cut off from the Kashmir valley for the fourth successive day on Tuesday due to accumulation of fresh snowfall and slippery road conditions, while the 86-...

CASO launched by security forces in south Kashmir Pulwama woods

Srinagar, Apr 24: Security forces launched a Cordoned and Search Operation (CASO) in the woods in Tral area of south Kashmir district of Pulwama on Tuesday following firing early this morning, offici...

Barring 5, all students, arrested for stone pelting in Baramulla, released

Baramulla, Apr 24: All but five students, arrested for stone pelting in this north Kashmir town, were released and handed over to their parents after proper counseling, a police spokesman said late o...

Soldier injured in J&K forest shootout

Srinagar, April 24: An Indian Army soldier was injured on Tuesday in a shootout between hiding militants and the security forces in Jammu and Kashmirs' Tral forest area. Police said following info...

Ex-minister Lal Singh demands CBI probe to clear 'doubts' in Kathua probe

Jammu, Apr 23: BJP leader Lal Singh, who resigned from the state cabinet after raising questions about the police action in Kathua rape and murder case, today reiterated his demand for a CBI probe in...

Forest Land Handed over to Heath Department at AIIMS

Samba, Apr 23: Sixty Nine Hectares of forest land is formally handed over to Heath Department at AIIMS site Vijaypur in district Samba here today. According to the report, in presence of DDC Samba...

Foreigners can travel to Nagaland, Mizoram, Manipur unrestricted

New Delhi, Apr 23: Foreign tourists, except those from Pakistan, China and Afghanistan, would now be allowed to visit some of the most pristine locations of the country which, so far, were out of bou...

BJP-RSS trying to communalise Kathua rape for 'political gains': Cong MLAs

Jammu, April 23: The Congress accused the BJP-RSS combine of trying to "communalise" the rape-and-murder of an eight-year-old girl in Kathua in Jammu and Kashmir for "political gains", and cautioned ...

Road Safety Week Celebrated in Doda

Kashmir, Apr 23: Motor Vehicle Department Doda organized a rally in connection with 29th Road Safety Week here today on the theme " SADAK SURAKSHA JEEVAN RAKSHA". The rally was flagged off by Add...

Clerical Staff of Doda District to observe three days strike

Doda, April 23: As a part of state wide strike cum protest, Clerical Staff of all Departments of Doda District under the banner of All Jammu, Kashmir and Ladakh all Departments Clerical Staff Associa...

Mughal road reopens for traffic

Jammu, April 23: The Mughal Road, connecting the twin districts of Poonch and Rajouri in Jammu region with South Kashmir's Shopian district, was reopened for traffic after 4-day long closure due to l...

Anganwadi workers protest in Jammu

Jammu, Apr 23: More than 3,000 anganwadi workers, who have been on a strike for nearly three months in support of their demands which include release of their salaries and a hike in honorarium, today...

2 arrested with pistol, live ammunition in Jammu

Jammu, Apr 23: The Jammu and Kashmir Police said today it has arrested two men wanted on murder and abduction charges from Jammu city, and seized a country-made pistol and live ammunition from them. ...

Man held with cannabis in Ramban

Jammu, Apr 23: A man was today arrested with 700 grams of cannabis from a bus in Ramban district of Jammu and Kashmir, police said. During a routine checking, a police team intercepted the bus nea...

Police recovers kidnapped girl, kidnapper arrested

Srinagar, April 23: Police Station Zainapora received a report from a person stating that his minor daughter (name withheld) was kidnapped. On receipt this information, Police Station Zainapora ac...

PCPG meeting held at Police Station Ram Munshi Bagh

Srinagar, April 23: A (Police Community Partnership Group) PCPG meeting was held at Police Station R. M. Bagh. With an aim to strengthen relations with public & also to establish mass contacts, ...

Student injured in J&K clashes

Srinagar, April 23: Clashes broke out at several places in Jammu and Kashmir on Monday after protesters pelted stones at army personnel. A student sustained pellet injuries in Anantnag town. The y...

Five soldiers injured in J&K accident

Srinagar, April 23: Five soldiers were injured on Monday in an accident on the Srinagar-Jammu highway, police said. "The army vehicle skidded off the road after the driver lost control. The injure...

Protesters pelt stones at army in J&K

Srinagar, April 23: Clashes broke out at two places in Shopian and Pulwama districts on Monday after protesters in Jammu and Kashmir pelted stones at army personnel at these places. Informed sourc...

Razdan, Z-Gali & Phirkiyan remain closed due to snow, slippery conditions

Srinagar, Apr 23: The Razdan pass, Z-Gali and Phirkiyan, connecting dozens of far-flung and remote areas, including those near the Line of Control (LoC), with their district and tehsil headquarters i...

Karvan-e-Aman bus leaves for PoK

Srinagar, Apr 23: The Karvan-e-Aman bus, operating between Srinagar and Muzaffarabad, capital of Pakistan-occupied-Kashmir (PoK) left here on Monday to cross over to other side of the Line of Control...

Snowfall shuts Srinagar-Leh highway

Srinagar, Apr 23: The national highway linking the Ladakh region with the Kashmir valley remained closed for the fourth day on Monday. The 86-km-long historic Mughal road and the 300-km-long Srina...

Preparations started in JK for global skill competition

Jammu, Apr 22: The Jammu and Kashmir Skill Development Mission (JKSDM) has started cluster-level skill competitions in the run-up to the World Skills Competition to be held in Russia next year. T...

Army man carrying tusks arrested at Srinagar airport

Srinagar: An army man was detained by Jammu and Kashmir police at Srinagar Airport on Sunday for carrying elephant tusks in his baggage. Two elephant tusks seized by J&K police at Srinagar Airport...

Kathua Rape and Murder Lawyer Deepika Rajawat refuses Honourary Supreme Court Bar Membership

New Delhi: Advocate Deepika Singh Rajawat, also known as Deepika Thusso, has refused to accept a honorary bar membership, which was accorded to her for pleading the heinous Kathua rape and murder cas...

Pakistan shells villages, posts in Poonch: Police

JAMMU: Ceasefire violation was reported along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir today as Pakistani troops targeted forward posts and villages in Poonch district, police said. The in...

Edu Min orders closure of all Pvt tuition centres in Kashmir valley for 90 days

Srinagar, Apr 22: Education Minister Syed Altaf Bukhari ordered the closure of all private tuition centres in Kashmir valley for 90 days in view of the student protests in Kashmir valley. He made ...

Historic Mughal road reopens for traffic

Srinagar: The Mughal road, connecting Shopian in south Kashmir with Rajouri and Poonch in Jammu region, reopened on Sunday after remaining closed for two days due to the accumulation of snowfall and ...

KATHUA || Sedation, rape confirmed by medical experts, asserts CB

JAMMU: Dismissing as ‘false’ certain reports in a section of media that victim minor girl in the Kathua rape-murder case was not subjected to rape before her killing, the state police’s Crime Branch ...

Enough protests, return to schools now, govt warns students in Valley

SRINAGAR: Warning students of shortage in their attendance and closing down the educational institution in Kashmir if they resort to protests, the government today said that students should resume cl...

RASANA || SSP Kathua among seven transferred

JAMMU: Vindicating The News Now report under headline, ‘Chief Minister dismayed over police’s initial probe’ published in its Thursday edition, the state government shifted M Suleman Choudhary, the S...

Two more Katha units raided, records seized

JAMMU: Continuing a sequence of raids at Katha manufacturing units in district Kathua and Samba, the forest department today also conducted surprise inspection of two Katha units in Marh area in dist...

DDB | Rajouri spent 95% in prev fiscal, gets Rs 198.94 cr outlay for FY19

JAMMU: Riding on the excellent performance in putting to use as much as almost 95% of the total funds made available to it the previous year, the Rajouri district has received a financial outlay of R...

On IGP Rath’s complaint, NPP’s Office Secy booked

JAMMU: The Gandhi Nagar Police today booked Office Secretary of the Jammu and Kashmir National Panters Party (JKNPP) namely Rashpal Singh for obstructing public servant in performing his duties. ...

2 terrorists onboard vehicle escape, driver doc detained

SRINAGAR: A doctor was detained for questioning after two terrorists who had boarded his vehicle managed to escape in Mir Bazar area of south Kashmir's Kulgam district on Saturday evening. Police ...

Two ADCs, as many ACDs denied anticipatory bail

JAMMU: A day after he was shifted out of Rajouri, Assistant Commissioner Development Noor Alam, along with six other officers were denied the pre-arrest bail for their alleged involvement in much pub...

14-yr-old alleges rape 2 years ago, demands justice

JAMMU: A 14-year-old girl, carrying a baby in her arms which she alleged was born a year ago out of rape, today appeared before the media at the press club here demanding justice for her and the chil...

LoC breached, injured jawan succumbs

JAMMU: Pakistan troops yet again breached the truce by resorting to unprovoked firing on forward Indian posts along the Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch district today and attracted prompt retaliation...

8 cops shifted

JAMMU: Inspector General of Police, Jammu today ordered transfer of eight police officials within the Jammu zone and specified ranges. As per order, Inspector Susheel Kumar has been transferred fr...

Army organises Chess Competition at Cherji region, Kishtwar District

Kishtwar, Apr 21: Continuing the effort of nurturing indoor game talent of youth and to encourage the young minds of the district to participate in constructive activities, Indian Army organised Ch...

All J&K Department Clerks association protest in Kupwara against pay anomaly

Kupwara, April 21: The Kupwara clerical association members held a protest demonstration out side at DDC office Kupwara, today. Scores of clerks working in various departments in Kupwara on Saturda...

Unknown Pedestrian injured in road Mishap at Vijaypur

SAMBA, APRIL 21: The unknown Pedestrian injured in road mishap at Vijaypur near J.K Bank in District samba here today. According to the Police sources, today morning at around 10am the unknown veh...

Scholarship worth Rs 12 cr to be given to students by Aryans Group of Colleges

Srinagar, Apr 21: Scholarship worth Rs 12 crore will be given by Aryans Group of Colleges in Chandigarh to students, who would be admitted under its 12th Academic session in the year 2018-19. “To ...

JK govt employees' salaries stopped for not having toilets at home

Jammu, Apr 21: Sending out a strong message against open defecation, salaries of around 6oo government employees in Kishtwar district of Jammu and Kashmir were stopped for not constructing toilets at...

PCPG meeting held at Police Station Trehgam

Srinagar, April 21: A PCPG (Police Community Partnership Group) meeting was held at Police Station Trehgam under the supervision of SSP Kupwara Shri Shamsher Hussain Khan. The move was aimed to facil...

Control your emotions and resume classes, Minister tells J&K students

Srinagar, April 21: Jammu and Kashmir Education Minister Syed Altaf Bukhari on Saturday advised students protesting over the Kathua rape-murder case to control their emotions and resume their classes...

Union cabinet approves ordinance for death penalty for rape of children

New Delhi, Apr 21: The Union Cabinet today approved an ordinance to allow courts to award death penalty to those convicted of raping children up to 12 years of age. Official sources said here that...

Substandard material used in school construction in J'K's Poonch, inquiry ordered

Jammu, Apr 21: Taking serious note of a complaint alleging use of substandard material in the construction of a school building near the LoC, authorities in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district have o...

Dainik Jagran lit fest faces boycott over Kathua rape fake news

Patna, April 21: Several poets, writers, theatre activists and journalists have boycotted Hindi daily Dainik Jagran's literature festival "Bihari Samvadi" on Saturday to protest against its repeatedl...

Students, security forces clash in J&K

Srinagar, April 21: Clashes broke out between students and the security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Badgam district on Saturday despite the authorities shutting down most colleges and schools in th...

Perpetrators of Unnao, Kathua rape incidents shouldn't be 'shielded, glorified': PFI

New Delhi, Apr 21: Terming the Kathua and Unnao rape incidents as "violent acts to subjugate, humiliate and instill fear", the Population Foundation of India (PFI) has asked the government to ensure ...

Srinagar to get its first ever see through AC coach soon

Srinagar: With an aim to boost tourism and provide a pleasant rural experience to the travellers, department of tourism will promote Kashmir’s first ever see-through air conditioned railway coach amo...

DeM chief, associates arrested in south Kashmir

Srinagar, Apr 21: Dukhataran-e-Milat (DeM) chief Aasiya Andrabi and her few associates have been arrested for allegedly inciting trouble in south Kashmir district of Anantnag, official sources said. ...

US human rights report criticises violations in India by both government, terrorists

New York, April 21: The US State Department's human rights report criticises India for violations by police and security forces while at the same time noting the "serious abuses" by separatist insurg...

Soldier injured in Pakistan firing on LoC, succumbs

Jammu, April 21: A soldier injured in ceasefire violation by Pakistan on the Line of Control (LoC) on Tuesday in Rajouri district, has succumbed to his injuries, the Defence Ministry said on Saturday...

Drug peddler arrested, cannabis recovered in north Kashmir

Srinagar, Apr 21: Jammu and Kashmir police arrested a drug peddler and recovered cannabis in north Kashmir's Bandipora district on Friday evening, a police spokesman said here. He said following a...

Snowfall forces closure of Sadhna, Razdan, Z-Gali and Phirkiyan

Srinagar, Apr 21: Dozens of far-flung and remote villages, including those near the Line of Control (LoC) were cut off from their district and tehsil headquarters in north Kashmir districts of Kupwar...

Leh, Mughal road remain shut, Jammu-Kashmir highway reopens

Srinagar, Apr 21: The national highway, linking the Ladakh region with Kashmir, and 86-km-long historic Mughal road remained closed for the second day on Saturday due to fresh snowfall, landslides a...

Rail service resumes in Kashmir after remaining suspended

Srinagar, Apr 21: Train service was resumed in the Kashmir valley on Saturday after remaining suspended on Friday following damage caused to windowpanes of some coaches on Thursday on Srinagar-Baramu...

Muslims observe shutdown in Chenab valley, Demands death penalty for all minor rapist

Bhadarwah Apr 20: Shutdown is being observed today by the Muslims in Bhadarwah, Ramban and Kishtwar regions of Chenab valley to demand speedy trial in Kathua rape-and-murder case and death penalty f...

Pedestrian injured in road mishap at Bari Brahmana

SAMBA: Pedestrian injured in road mishap near Shree Aum Hospital bari brahmana in district samba here today. He has been identified as Abind Kumar Son of Brij Lal resident of Up at present in Bari...

Friday prayers offered in Jamia Masjid in Srinagar after 2 weeks

Srinagar, Apr 20: People were allowed to offer Friday prayers in historic Jamia Masjid in downtown Srinagar after remaining locked for two successive Fridays in view of curfew-like restrictions impos...

3 people arrested with charas from Udhampur

Jammu, Apr 20: At least three people, including two women were arrested with charas while one managed to escape on Friday in Udhampur district of Jammu and Kashmir. "Police recovered 1.188 kg of c...

JKLF chief arrested in Srinagar

Srinagar, Apr 20: JKLF chief Mohammad Yasin Malik was arrested in the summer capital, Srinagar, to prevent him from leading a protest march after Friday prayers against the rape and brutal murder of ...

Body of youth found in rented room in Srinagar

Srinagar, Apr 20: The body of a youth, a resident of south Kashmir’s Kulgam, was found under suspicious circumstances in his rented room in the summer capital, Srinagar on Friday. A police spokesp...

55 bovines rescued in Rajouri, Poonch

Jammu, Apr 20: Police have arrested six people for smuggling bovines in Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri and Poonch districts. Fifty-five bovines were rescued by the police, they said. Police teams ...

PDP constitutes Political Affairs Committee

Srinagar, Apr 20: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti today constituted an eleven-member powerful Political Affairs Committee (PAC) of the ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the sta...

De-radicalization of youth must for peace in Kashmir: Army

New Delhi, April 20: With the Kashmir Valley enveloped by rising violence, the Indian Army on Friday said it would prioritize bringing radicalized youth to the mainstream through a "collective approa...

Pak shells areas along LoC in Nowshera

Jammu, April 20: Pakistani troops opened fire along the LoC in Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri district, police said today. Pakistani troops shelled Anwas, Laam, Sarya and Pukhrani areas of Nowshera s...

Indian Army commanders discuss challenges faced by security forces, increase in ceasefire violations along LoC

New Delhi, Apr 20: Senior Indian Army commanders today discussed the increase in ceasefire violations along the Line of Control, the volatile situation in Kashmir Valley, and the challenges faced by ...

PCPG meeting held at Police Post Chogal

Srinagar, April 20: On the directions of SSP Handwara Shri Ghulam Jeelani Wani, a PCPG (Police Community Partnership Group) meeting was held at Police Post Chogul in Handwara. The meeting...

Internet services suspended in Srinagar

Srinagar, Apr 20: Mobile Internet services have been temporarily suspended in Srinagar city, while the high-speed network was throttled in parts of south Kashmir today as a precautionary measure to c...

"Bad things" happening too frequently: Akhtar on Kathua case

Mumbai, Apr 20: Expressing concern over the brutal rape and murder of an an eight-year-old girl in Kathua, veteran screenwriter and poet Javed Akhtar said he is afraid that "bad things" have started ...

Fresh snowfall in Gulmarg, higher reaches of Kashmir

Srinagar, Apr 20: Gulmarg and other areas in the higher reaches of Kashmir received fresh snowfall today, while the plains in the valley, including the summer capital Srinagar, were lashed by rains. ...

Tourism deptt to promote glass top coach to attract upscale visitors in Kashmir

Srinagar, Apr 20: In the run-up to providing delightful travelling experience in the picturesque Kashmir valley and attract upscale tourists, the department of tourism will promote the state’s first ...

Omar takes dig at Dy CM for questioning Kathua rape-murder case probe

Srinagar, Apr 20: Taking a dig at Deputy Chief Minister Dr Nirmal Singh for showing lack of confidence in Jammu and Kashmir police in Kathua rape and murder case, the working president of the main op...

Leh, Mughal roads closed due to snow-landslides, Kashmir highway through

Srinagar, Apr 20: The national highway, connecting Ladakh region with Kashmir was closed yet again on Friday due to fresh snowfall, while landslides forced closure of traffic on 86-km-long historic M...

One arrested with 2450 Capsules at Vijaypur

SAMBA: Vijaypur Police arrested one person and recovered 2450 capsules recovered from his possession in district samba here today. He has been identified as Raman Choudhary Son of Sham Lal residen...