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J&K tunnel collapse: Operation to rescue missing labourers resumes
India

J&K tunnel collapse: Operation to rescue missing labourers resumes

A labourer was killed and three others rescued when the audit tunnel of T3 on the highway near Khooni Nallah in Jammu and Kashmir's Ramban district caved in on 19 May

Part of tunnel on Jammu and Kashmir highway collapses in Ramban; 10 labourers missing
India

Part of tunnel on Jammu and Kashmir highway collapses in Ramban; 10 labourers missing

A small portion of the front side of the tunnel at Khoni Nallah in the Makerkote area of Ramban collapsed late on Thursday night during an audit

No improvement in J&K's security situation after abrogation of Article 370, says Omar Abdullah
India

No improvement in J&K's security situation after abrogation of Article 370, says Omar Abdullah

The former chief minister of Jammu and Kashmir, Omar Abdullah, also called for respecting the sentiments of the people in view of the loudspeaker ban

North India witnesses scorching heat with temperatures above 49 degrees Celsius
India

North India witnesses scorching heat with temperatures above 49 degrees Celsius

A tormenting heatwave swept through the National Capital and its neighbouring areas on Sunday with the mercury leaping to 49.2 degrees Celsius

Strengthen and augment intelligence as well as security grids in areas, J&K police chief tells officers
India

Strengthen and augment intelligence as well as security grids in areas, J&K police chief tells officers

Dilbag Singh also pressed for quick disposal of cases under Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act to ensure that cases are submitted for judicial determination within the prescribed period

Jammu and Kashmir Congress calls delimitation panel report 'biased', 'politically motivated'
Politics

Jammu and Kashmir Congress calls delimitation panel report 'biased', 'politically motivated'

The Delimitation Commission on Jammu and Kashmir notified its final report giving six additional Assembly seats to Jammu and one to Kashmir Valley

AAP, NPP protest against power crisis in Jammu
India

AAP, NPP protest against power crisis in Jammu

A group of AAP workers led by Sandeep Singh Chib held a protest outside the Power Development Department (PDD) headquarters at Bagwati Nagar in Jammu

'Another chance': Shah Faesal, ex-IAS officer from Jammu and Kashmir, drops hints about return to government service
India

'Another chance': Shah Faesal, ex-IAS officer from Jammu and Kashmir, drops hints about return to government service

Faesal, who topped the UPSC examination in 2009, resigned from service in January 2019, citing 'rising intolerance' in the country

PM Modi reaches out to the youth of Kashmir, assures they will not inherit troubles faced by their parents, grandparents
India

PM Modi reaches out to the youth of Kashmir, assures they will not inherit troubles faced by their parents, grandparents

The prime minister said that the youth of Jammu and Kashmir should trust his word, and highlighted the peace and development initiatives taken by the government in the past few years

Jammu & Kashmir: PM Modi inaugurates the foundation of multiple development initiatives worth Rs 20,000 crore
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Jammu & Kashmir: PM Modi inaugurates the foundation of multiple development initiatives worth Rs 20,000 crore

PM Modi further said that these initiatives will provide huge employment opportunities to the youth of Jammu and Kashmir

PM Narendra Modi to arrive in Palli hamlet of Jammu and Kashmir amid tight security
India

PM Narendra Modi to arrive in Palli hamlet of Jammu and Kashmir amid tight security

Modi is arriving here to participate in the celebration for the National Panchayati Raj Day and address 'Gram Sabhas' across the country

Sunjwan encounter: Two people who transported JeM terrorists from border arrested by J&K police
India

Sunjwan encounter: Two people who transported JeM terrorists from border arrested by J&K police

Bilal Ahmad Wagay and Ishfaq Chopan are accused of ferrying the two Jaish-e-Mohammed terrorists from Supwal in Samba district, to Sunjwan in Jammu a day before the encounter

Body of CISF officer killed in Jammu terror attack to reach native place in Madhya Pradesh
India

Body of CISF officer killed in Jammu terror attack to reach native place in Madhya Pradesh

Shankar Prasad Patel was posted in Bhilai and had moved with his unit to Jammu only on 18 April

Jammu encounter: CISF Personnel narrate how they faced the fidayeen attack on their bus
India

Jammu encounter: CISF Personnel narrate how they faced the fidayeen attack on their bus

The security grid are confident that the retaliation by the joint forces has defeated the conspiracy of the JeM to cause massive civilian casualties ahead of PM Modi's visit

2 heavily armed terrorists killed in Jammu encounter; suicide attack averted, say police
India

2 heavily armed terrorists killed in Jammu encounter; suicide attack averted, say police

As many as nine security personnel were also injured in the operation in Sunjwan area. In another incident, terrorists fired at the bus and lobbed grenades, killing ASI S P Patil and injuring two other occupants of the bus

J&K: Encounter in Sunjwan leads to the death of one security personnel, four injured
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J&K: Encounter in Sunjwan leads to the death of one security personnel, four injured

The encounter in Sunjwan took place amid heightened security arrangements in Jammu and Kashmir, two days ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's scheduled visit to Samba district

At Kashmir's Spring Theatre Festival, hope for revival of cinemas grow louder in the valley
Arts & Culture

At Kashmir's Spring Theatre Festival, hope for revival of cinemas grow louder in the valley

The reopening of theatres might look like a distant dream in Kashmir, but the recently held seven-day Spring Theatre Festival in Srinagar has given wings to the dream

Jammu and Kashmir: Village sarpanch shot dead by militants in Baramulla
India

Jammu and Kashmir: Village sarpanch shot dead by militants in Baramulla

Manzoor Ahmad Bangroo is the second victim of targeted killing of civilians by militants in three days

J&K: Two Lashkar terrorists, involved in recent CRPF attack, neutralised in Srinagar encounter
India

J&K: Two Lashkar terrorists, involved in recent CRPF attack, neutralised in Srinagar encounter

The terrorists hurled a grenade at the encounter site due to which a CRPF personnel and two policemen received splinter injuries. The injured were shifted to the Army's 92 base hospital

Hindu temple vandalised in Jammu at Navratri festival; investigation underway
India

Hindu temple vandalised in Jammu at Navratri festival; investigation underway

Policemen were deployed in strength at a temple in Sidhra area on the outskirts of the Jammu city on Saturday morning following the vandalism