Jammu Kashmir
Army foils infiltration bid on LoC, 3 soldiers among 7 killed
May 21, 2017 06:00 PM

Srinagar,  After battling infiltrators for over 36 hours, the army on Sunday killed four militants in Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara district, officials said, adding that three soldiers were also killed.

Kashmir problem centered around just three valley districts: Amit Shah
May 21, 2017 02:45 PM

New Delhi,  BJP President Amit Shah on Sunday said the problem in Jammu and Kashmir was not widespread but centered around just "three and a half districts" in the valley.

Congress meets over Kashmir situation
May 20, 2017 02:23 PM

New Delhi,  The Congress on Saturday held the maiden meeting of its policy planning group on the Jammu and Kashmir situation at former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's residence here.

Three arrested for abduction and rape in J&K
May 17, 2017 03:33 PM

Srinagar,  Police in north Kashmir's Bandipora district on Wednesday arrested three persons accused of abduction and rape of three minor girls in two different incidents.

Shelling and firing exchanges on LoC in J&K
May 17, 2017 12:03 PM

Jammu, Indian and Pakistani army exchanged heavy shelling and firing on Wednesday on the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri district.

Missing J&K youth found hanging from tree
May 14, 2017 04:20 PM

Jammu,  A youth was found hanging from a tree in Rajouri district of Jammu and Kashmir on Sunday, two days after he went missing.

Over 900 moved from J&K border villages to safer areas
May 14, 2017 01:34 PM

Jammu,  Over 900 people from border villages in the Naushera sector have migrated to safer places with the assistance of district administration in Rajouri district of Jammu and Kashmir.

LeT module busted in Chenab Valley, five arrested
May 13, 2017 06:47 PM

A Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) module in the Chenab Valley area of Jammu region, set up with the aim of reviving militancy in the area, has been busted, police said on Saturday.

After his beheading warning to Hurriyat, Zakir Musa quits Hizb
May 13, 2017 05:01 PM

Zakir Musa, who was heading the Hizbul Mujahideen, quit the militant outfit on Saturday after the group refused to back his statement warning that Hurriyat leaders would be beheaded for calling the Kashmir issue "political".

Army school renamed after Ummer, family given Rs 75 lakh cheque
May 13, 2017 04:19 PM

The Army on Saturday said a school had been renamed after Lieutenant Ummer Fayaz -- killed by militants in south Kashmir -- and his family handed over a cheque for Rs 75 lakh.

Militants open fire at army patrol in J&K's Tral
May 13, 2017 02:02 PM

Militants on Saturday opened fire at an army patrol in Jammu and Kashmir's Tral region, following which security forces launched a search operation in the area.

Clashes in Srinagar after Friday prayers
May 12, 2017 05:56 PM

Clashes broke out between protesters and security forces at many places here post Friday's congregational prayers.

Schools close to LoC shut after Pakistan shelling
May 11, 2017 12:39 PM

Jammu, All schools close to the LoC were shut in Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri district on Thursday following the death of a woman in shelling by the Pakistan Army.

Kashmiri Army officer abducted, killed; protests disrupt burial (Roundup)
May 10, 2017 07:28 PM

Militants abducted and murdered a 22-year-old Kashmiri Army officer from a family wedding in Jammu and Kashmir's troubled Shopian district, triggering outrage. And on Wednesday, stone pelters clashed with security forces when his body was laid to rest.

Army foils infiltration bid on LoC
May 10, 2017 06:07 PM

 The Army said on Wednesday it foiled an attempt by militants to sneak into Jammu and Kashmir on the Line of Control (LoC) in Baramulla district.

Kashmir has lost a son: Army officer
May 10, 2017 06:07 PM

 Calling 22-year-old Kashmiri Army officer Lt. Ummer Fayaz's killing a "cowardly act", Rajputana Rifles Colonel, Lt. Gen. Abhay Krishna, on Wednesday said Kashmir has lost a son, and that people should come together to punish the perpetrators.

Young Kashmiri Army officer killed by militants
May 10, 2017 02:42 PM

Militants abducted and killed a 22-year-old Kashmiri Army officer when he had gone to attend a family wedding in Shopian district, officials said on Wednesday. Defence Minister Arun Jaitley has called it an act of cowardice and the Army has vowed to bring those responsible to justice.

J&K students meet army chief in Delhi
May 10, 2017 12:18 PM

New Delhi,  A group of 16 girl students from Jammu and Kashmir met the Indian Army chief, General Bipin Rawat, here on Tuesday, an official statement said.