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Terrorists barge into Indian Army jawan's home in Jammu and Kashmir's Baramulla, shoot him dead
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Terrorists barge into Indian Army jawan's home in Jammu and Kashmir's Baramulla, shoot him dead

The terrorists barged into the residence of Mohammad Rafi Yatoo, an army jawan, and fired at him indiscriminately, a police official said.

'J&K highway was open even during Kargil war', Farooq Abdullah criticises govt’s decision to block state’s ‘lifeline’ twice a week
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'J&K highway was open even during Kargil war', Farooq Abdullah criticises govt’s decision to block state’s ‘lifeline’ twice a week

The Jammu-Kashmir highway was not closed even during the Kargil war, former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Farooq Abdullah said, a day after the government decided to block the road lifeline for two days a week

From movement of security forces to snowfall, travel on Jammu-Srinagar highway comes with a slew of obstacles
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From movement of security forces to snowfall, travel on Jammu-Srinagar highway comes with a slew of obstacles

Closing the Jammu-Srinagar highway to civilian traffic puts at stake the business interests of hundreds of traders who travel to and fro from Jammu to Kashmir and vice versa.

Lok Sabha Election 2019: 33.17 lakh electors to decide fate of 34 candidates for Jammu, Baramulla seats in first-phase polls in J&K
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Lok Sabha Election 2019: 33.17 lakh electors to decide fate of 34 candidates for Jammu, Baramulla seats in first-phase polls in J&K

Over 33.17 lakh electors will decide the fate of 34 candidates in Jammu and Baramulla parliamentary constituencies in the first phase of polling in the state of Jammu and Kashmir on 11 April

BJP rally in north Kashmir sees attendance of 78 people; party leaders focus on Vajpayee rather than Modi
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BJP rally in north Kashmir sees attendance of 78 people; party leaders focus on Vajpayee rather than Modi

The BJP, which got its highest vote share in Jammu and Kashmir ever in the last Lok Sabha election, is fighting on all seats in the state.

Arjumand Majid Bhat, shot dead by 'unidentified gunmen', was a de-addiction campaigner who helped many youth
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Arjumand Majid Bhat, shot dead by 'unidentified gunmen', was a de-addiction campaigner who helped many youth

Arjumand Majid Bhat was seated on a revolving chair at his chemist shop when ‘unidentified gunmen’ shot five bullets at his head.

Lok Sabha polls: In Ladakh, voters' distrust for politicians, unkept promises leave parties struggling to find candidates
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Lok Sabha polls: In Ladakh, voters' distrust for politicians, unkept promises leave parties struggling to find candidates

With resentment against national and Jammu and Kashmir's mainstream parties at an all-time high among Ladakh voters, regional parties in the state are now faced with the challenge of picking the right candidate for the Ladakh Lok Sabha constituency.

Militants shoot dead 35-year-old social activist in Jammu and Kashmir's Baramulla; investigation underway
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Militants shoot dead 35-year-old social activist in Jammu and Kashmir's Baramulla; investigation underway

A social activist, Arjumand Hussain Bhat, was shot dead by militants at a central location in north Jammu and Kashmir's Baramulla city, according to reports.

NC leader Muhammad Akbar Lone threatens to retaliate against those 'who hurl abuse at Pakistan'
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NC leader Muhammad Akbar Lone threatens to retaliate against those 'who hurl abuse at Pakistan'

In December 2017, National Conference leader Akbar Lone had courted another controversy by claiming that BJP and People's Democratic Party (PDP) leaders eat beef and pork together.

Encounter in Jammu and Kashmir: Two JeM terrorists killed in Baramulla; one militant dies in Shopian
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Encounter in Jammu and Kashmir: Two JeM terrorists killed in Baramulla; one militant dies in Shopian

Security forces launched a cordon and search operation in Imamsahib area of Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian, following information about the presence of militants there. a gunfight ensued.

Two policemen injured in grenade attack by militants in J&K's Sopore; security forces launch cordon and search operations
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Two policemen injured in grenade attack by militants in J&K's Sopore; security forces launch cordon and search operations

Militants lobbed a grenade at security forces in Sopore township of Baramulla district, injuring two policemen, including an officer on Thursday.

Amid rising India-Pakistan tensions, govt leaves Uri residents without bunkers despite sporadic shelling
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Amid rising India-Pakistan tensions, govt leaves Uri residents without bunkers despite sporadic shelling

Thirteen years ago, in 2005, an earthquake rocked Uri in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district.

Northern Army commander Lt Gen Ranbir Singh asks troops along LoC to be 'prepared for all eventualities'
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Northern Army commander Lt Gen Ranbir Singh asks troops along LoC to be 'prepared for all eventualities'

On the last day of his two-day visit to review the prevailing security situation in the region, Northern Army Commander Lieutenant General Ranbir Singh visited the forward areas covering the frontier districts of Kupwara and Baramulla.

'Stand to protect India, but seen as doubtful citizen': Army soldier who served at Siachen fighting to prove citizenship in Assam
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'Stand to protect India, but seen as doubtful citizen': Army soldier who served at Siachen fighting to prove citizenship in Assam

Shahidul Islam, hailing from Assam’s Barpeta district, has served in Baramulla in north Kashmir, and at the Siachen Glacier. "I have been posted in Kashmir, Kargil, and Siachen. I love my country and stand to protect it. But back home (in Assam), I am (seen as) a doubtful citizen," he said.

Security forces kill one militant in ongoing encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Baramulla
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Security forces kill one militant in ongoing encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Baramulla

An encounter broke out between militants and security forces in Sopore township of Jammu and Kashmir's Baramulla district on Friday morning. Acting on specific input, the security personnel launched a cordon and search operation in the Warpora area of Sopore, according to reports.

Jammu and Kashmir: Over 2,500 youths take part in army recruitment rally in Baramulla; look forward to earning 'livelihood with respect’
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Jammu and Kashmir: Over 2,500 youths take part in army recruitment rally in Baramulla; look forward to earning 'livelihood with respect’

A week after Pulwama terror attack, thousands of Kashmiri youth swarmed the army recruitment rally in Baramulla district of Jammu and Kashmir

Pulwama carnage latest among long list of terror attacks in Jammu and Kashmir: A timeline of incidents
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Pulwama carnage latest among long list of terror attacks in Jammu and Kashmir: A timeline of incidents

The Pulwama attack came months after a CRPF camp was attacked in two soldiers were injured in the district when terrorists attacked a sentry post in Kakpura in October, 2018. They say the "human bomb" was used for the first time in Kashmir insurgency on 19 April, 2000

Ten Jammu and Kashmir policemen feared trapped as avalanche strikes Kulgam district near Jawahar Tunnel
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Ten Jammu and Kashmir policemen feared trapped as avalanche strikes Kulgam district near Jawahar Tunnel

At least 10 policemen were feared trapped inside their post after an avalanche struck Kulgam district near the Jawahar Tunnel on Srinagar-Jammu National Highway on Thursday evening, police said.

Declaration of Baramulla as first terrorist free district in Kashmir displays flawed understanding of proxy war
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Declaration of Baramulla as first terrorist free district in Kashmir displays flawed understanding of proxy war

By declaring Baramulla district terrorist free what is not taken into account is that while resident terrorists may have been marginalised the transient ones are always available. Uri tehsil forms a part of Baramulla district. It’s an area most prone to infiltration.

Baramulla becomes first Jammu and Kashmir district free of militants, says Director-General of Police Dilbag Singh
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Baramulla becomes first Jammu and Kashmir district free of militants, says Director-General of Police Dilbag Singh

The terrorists killed in Baramulla have been identified as Suhaib Farooq Akhoon resident of Baramulla, Mohsin Mushtaq Bhat, a resident of Baramulla and Nasir Ahmad Darzi, from Sopore.