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Reports of Jammu and Kashmir army jawan's abduction are 'incorrect', avoid speculations, says defence ministry
India

Reports of Jammu and Kashmir army jawan's abduction are 'incorrect', avoid speculations, says defence ministry

Amid reports of the abduction of an army jawan in Jammu and Kashmir's Budgam district, the Defence Ministry on Saturday clarified that the information is incorrect.

Two Hizbul Mujahideen terrorists killed in encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama; gunmen identified as close aides of Riyaz Naikoo
India

Two Hizbul Mujahideen terrorists killed in encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama; gunmen identified as close aides of Riyaz Naikoo

Two terrorists were killed in an encounter with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district on Thursday.

Blast in Jammu and Kashmir's Budgam district wounds three people, injured admitted to hospital
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Blast in Jammu and Kashmir's Budgam district wounds three people, injured admitted to hospital

A blast occurred at Tosa Maidan in Khag area of Budgam district in central Kashmir and injured three persons, police said.

One militant killed, woman injured in clash with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Budgam district
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One militant killed, woman injured in clash with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Budgam district

An unidentified militant was killed on Saturday in an encounter with security forces in central Kashmir's Budgam district, police said

Security forces shoot dead 'mentally-challenged' man for trying to enter Budgam Air Force Station in J&K
India

Security forces shoot dead 'mentally-challenged' man for trying to enter Budgam Air Force Station in J&K

Security forces shot dead a man, believed to be mentally unsound, near the Air Force station in Budgam district of central Kashmir

Policeman deserts force in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian district to join militant outfit, says police
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Policeman deserts force in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian district to join militant outfit, says police

A policeman from south Kashmir’s Shopian district has deserted the police force and joined militant ranks, the police said in Srinagar on Thursday.

Two militants trapped in Kashmir's Budgam after security forces launch 'cordon and search' operation
India

Two militants trapped in Kashmir's Budgam after security forces launch 'cordon and search' operation

An encounter broke out on Tuesday evening between security forces and militants in central Kashmir’s Budgam district, police said.

Kashmir unrest: 300 Whatsapp groups were used to mobilise stone-pelters, say police
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Kashmir unrest: 300 Whatsapp groups were used to mobilise stone-pelters, say police

Nearly 300 Whatsapp groups were being used to mobilise stone-pelters in Kashmir to disrupt security forces' operations at encounter sites, of which 90 percent have been shut down, a police official said on Sunday.

Two militants killed in encounter Jammu and Kashmir's Budgam district
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Two militants killed in encounter Jammu and Kashmir's Budgam district

Two militants holed-up in a house in Jammu and Kashmir's Budgam district were killed in a gunfight with security forces on Saturday, police said.

Kashmir youth used as human shield: Army orders court of inquiry
India

Kashmir youth used as human shield: Army orders court of inquiry

The Army on Thursday ordered an internal inquiry into an incident in which a Kashmiri youth was tied to the front of an army jeep to avoid stone pelting attacks in Budgam district.

Subramaniam Swamy on Kashmir protesters: Keep them in refugee camps in TN
India

Subramaniam Swamy on Kashmir protesters: Keep them in refugee camps in TN

BJP MP Subramanian Swamy on Tuesday suggested that the troubled Kashmir Valley should be de-populated and Kashmiris sent to refugee camps in Tamil Nadu to curb protests in the state.

Kashmir bypoll: Burnt walls of Budgam schools reminder of normalcy being a distant dream
Politics

Kashmir bypoll: Burnt walls of Budgam schools reminder of normalcy being a distant dream

Despite three decades of conflict in Kashmir valley, education had remained conflict-neutral till 2016 when unidentified men had started appearing in different areas of south Kashmir and razed more than 36 school buildings to the ground.

Srinagar bypoll: Separatists call for 2-day strike after clash with security forces kill 7 Kashmiris
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Srinagar bypoll: Separatists call for 2-day strike after clash with security forces kill 7 Kashmiris

Separatists called for a 2-day strike from Monday in Jammu and Kashmir to protest the death of 7 persons during voting for Srinagar Lok Sabha bypoll.

Kashmir unrest: State govt failed to provide atmosphere for peaceful polling, says Farooq Abdullah
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Kashmir unrest: State govt failed to provide atmosphere for peaceful polling, says Farooq Abdullah

National Conference chief Farooq Abdullah, who is contesting the bypoll to Srinagar Lok Sabha seat, on Sunday claimed that the PDP-BJP government had failed to provide a conducive atmosphere for peaceful election after clashes erupted during polling.

Kashmir unrest: Four killed, several injured as security forces fire on protesters
India

Kashmir unrest: Four killed, several injured as security forces fire on protesters

At least four persons were killed and several others injured as security forces opened fire on rampaging mobs in various parts of Srinagar.

Budgam encounter: Family of slain youth alleges targeted killing, harassment as three civilians lose life
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Budgam encounter: Family of slain youth alleges targeted killing, harassment as three civilians lose life

The family of 21-year-old Zahid Rashid Ganie, one of the three civilians who were killed during the encounter on Tuesday in Durbug village of Chadoora in central Kashmir's Budgam district have alleged that the police targeted their son and harassed the family members including the women

Kashmir: Gunfight underway between militants and security forces in Chadoora, Budgam; one civilian dead
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Kashmir: Gunfight underway between militants and security forces in Chadoora, Budgam; one civilian dead

A gunfight erupted on Tuesday between militants and security forces in Kashmir's Budgam district, police said.

Jammu and Kashmir: Militants carry out two attacks ahead of PM's visit; state on high alert
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Jammu and Kashmir: Militants carry out two attacks ahead of PM's visit; state on high alert

Militants carried out two attacks on police forces in Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday night, pushing the state to high-alert, days ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit.

Rajnath Singh calls up CM Mufti, promises all help to deal with floods
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Rajnath Singh calls up CM Mufti, promises all help to deal with floods

Home Minister Rajnath Singh today spoke to Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed and conveyed to him that relief materials are being air dashed to the flood-affected valley in the shortest possible time.

Amnesty welcomes life sentence of Indian soldiers in Machil fake encounter case
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Amnesty welcomes life sentence of Indian soldiers in Machil fake encounter case

Amnesty International India on Thursday welcomed the jailing of seven Indian soldiers over a fake encounter as a turning point for human rights in Jammu and Kashmir.