Overcrowded prisons in Kashmir turn into COVID-19 epicentres: 35 fresh cases reported in Srinagar jail
The new 35 COVID-19 positive cases at one of the biggest prisons in Kashmir has come weeks after more than 90 inmates were found positive at the Anantnag jail. Capable of holding not more than 3,234 inmates, prisons in Jammu and Kashmir currently have 3,700 inmates.
The incident comes less than 48 hours after a BJP-affiliated panchayat member, Arif Ahmad Khan, was shot at in Kulgam district
Three militants killed in encounter with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir’s Anantnag; identities, affiliations not yet ascertained
security forces launched a cordon and search operation in an area within the Anantnag district following information about the presence of militants
CRPF jawan, minor boy killed in militant attack in Jammu and Kashmir's Anantnag; security forces cordon area to nab assailants
The militants fired upon a road opening party of the CRPF 90 battalion near Padshahi Bagh bridge in the Bijbehara area of the south Kashmir district around 12 noon, a police official said
Two days after killing of sarpanch by terrorists in Kashmir, elected panchayat members demand security to perform their duties in Valley
Two days after a sarpanch was shot dead by terrorists in south Kashmir, a group of elected panchayat members belonging to the community on Wednesday demanded adequate security to perform their duties in the valley.
Militants shot dead a Kashmiri Pandit sarpanch in Anantnag district of Jammu and Kashmir on Monday, police said.
Altaf Bukhari floats Jammu and Kashmir Apni Party; outfit aims to restore statehood, ensure safe return of Kashmiri Pandits
With the core agenda of restoring Jammu and Kashmir’s statehood, former state finance minister Altaf Bukhari on Sunday announced the formation of a new political outfit Jammu Kashmir Apni Party
Two LeT terrorists gunned down during encounter with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Anantnag district
The gunfight took place in the Gund Baba Khalil region in the Sangam town of the Anantnag district, at the end of which the two LeT terrorists were successfully gunned down.
Five of 36 Union ministers, including Ravi Shankar Prasad and Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi, to visit Kashmir as part of Centre's Valley outreach
None of the ministers will be visiting any of the four militancy-infested south Kashmir districts of Pulwama, Shopian, Anantnag and Kulgam.
Truckers issue ultimatum to government after militants kill four drivers in Kashmir, demand adequate security or threaten to avoid Valley
In a letter sent to Home Minister Amit Shah, the All India Motor Transport Congress demanded that the trucks which transport goods and services to the Valley be provided security to prevent any attack on them.
Terrorist who killed truck driver in Anantnag neutralised by Jammu and Kashmir Police, security forces
This was the fourth such attack that terrorists have carried out on the fruit truck drivers in the recent past
Another truck driver killed by militants in Jammu and Kashmir's Anantnag; fourth such attack in two weeks
A senior police official, who was nearby, rushed to the spot in Anantnag district and managed to save two other truck drivers who were in the vicinity, police said.
Daily Bulletin: Two-yr-old trapped in borewell for over 77 hrs found dead; EU delegation to visit Jammu and Kashmir today; day's top stories
The three-year-old boy who was stuck in an abandoned borewell near Tiruchirapalli found dead; Another truck driver shot dead by militants in south Kashmir; US military disposes Baghdadi's remains in sea; day's top stories
Delhi's Azadpur fruit market sees record supply of Kashmiri apples despite terrorist threat to non-local transporters, traders
Despite the spate of attacks against non-Kashmiri apple traders and truckers, the Azadpur wholesale fruit market in Delhi has seen record highest arrival of trucks from the Valley. On Friday morning, 350 trucks full of Kashmiri apples were sold in the market
A police official said the grenade missed the intended target and exploded on the roadside in Anantnag, causing splinter injuries to eight pedestrians, a police officer and a local journalist
Fresh restrictions imposed in Kashmir Valley under Section 144 ahead of Friday prayers, public transport remains off roads for 54th day
Fresh restrictions were imposed in Kashmir to maintain law and order in view of prayers, as markets remained shut and public transport was off the roads.
Restrictions on functioning of schools, markets lifted in many areas of Kashmir; Satya Pal Malik indicates communication blockade may not end soon
On the 24th consecutive day of clampdown in Jammu and Kashmir after the abrogation of Article 370, restrictions on the functioning of schools and markets were lifted in most areas of the Valley, even as the communication blockade continued
SC allows Jamia Millia Islamia University law student to visit his parents in Kashmir’s Anantnag, asks police to provide security
He contended that this information blackout and restrictions on movement of people is against the fundamental rights granted under the Constitution
A truck driver died after being hit by stones during stone-pelting in Bhijbhera in Kashmir on Sunday evening
Eid prayers limited to neighbourhood mosques in Kashmir as authorities impose strict controls, say prayers concluded without any violence
Eid prayers were limited to neighbourhood mosques in Kashmir as authorities imposed strict controls and security forces fanned out across towns and villages, restricting the movement of people and prohibiting congregations in large grounds.