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One of three terrorists killed in encounter in Srinagar's Rambagh identified as top TRF commander
India

One of three terrorists killed in encounter in Srinagar's Rambagh identified as top TRF commander

As per officials, the ultras were killed in a brief shootout near the Rambagh bridge on Lal Chowk-Airport road. They added, the identity and group affiliation of the militants were being ascertained

Will get back all money taken from banks, won't let defaulters go 'scot-free', says Nirmala Sitharaman
India

Will get back all money taken from banks, won't let defaulters go 'scot-free', says Nirmala Sitharaman

The finance minister was addressing a function after launching new schemes and handing over orders to various beneficiaries under the financial inclusion and credit outreach programme

PDP leader Suresh Gupta, trade unionist and several activists join BJP in Jammu
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PDP leader Suresh Gupta, trade unionist and several activists join BJP in Jammu

BJP president Ravinder Raina said the party is of the firm view that the new entrants would give their best efforts for the development in the region without any prejudice

Srinagar joins UNESCO network of creative cities; all you need to know
India

Srinagar joins UNESCO network of creative cities; all you need to know

Minister Narendra Modi hailing the inclusion as a "fitting recognition" for the vibrant cultural ethos of the old city

Amit Shah to inaugurate developmental projects at IIT-Jammu; meet Kashimiri Pandit delegation
India

Amit Shah to inaugurate developmental projects at IIT-Jammu; meet Kashimiri Pandit delegation

This is the home minister’s first visit since Jammu and Kashmir's special status under Article 370 was revoked and the state bifurcated into the Union territories of Jammu and Kashmir, and Ladakh

Kashmir's migrant workers throng railway stations, bus stands to leave after targeted killings of non-locals
India

Kashmir's migrant workers throng railway stations, bus stands to leave after targeted killings of non-locals

Officials said that security in and around the railway stations and bus stands in Jammu, Udhampur and Kashmir has been beefed up as a precautionary measure

Poonch encounter still underway; at least nine security personnel killed so far
India

Poonch encounter still underway; at least nine security personnel killed so far

The bodies were recovered 48 hours after the Indian army launched a major combing operation in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch

Opinion | Kashmir needs more than just cosmetic changes, can’t let the gains of Article 370 fritter away
India

Opinion | Kashmir needs more than just cosmetic changes, can’t let the gains of Article 370 fritter away

The de jure Islamic state created on the soil of India through Article 370 got dismantled, but the de facto Islamic state continues to hold fort.

NC suffers major jolt in Jammu as prominent leaders Devender Rana, Surjit Singh Slathia resign
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NC suffers major jolt in Jammu as prominent leaders Devender Rana, Surjit Singh Slathia resign

"Dr Farooq Abdullah has received & accepted the resignations of Mr Salathia & Mr Rana. No further action or comment is deemed necessary," a National Conference spokesman tweeted

Jammu and Kashmir's COVID-19 vaccination drive sluggish due to hesitancy; businesses bear brunt
India

Jammu and Kashmir's COVID-19 vaccination drive sluggish due to hesitancy; businesses bear brunt

Nearly 16.5 lakh people who have received the second vaccine dose form only 13 percent of Jammu and Kashmir’s population. The authorities have not been able to fully vaccinate their own healthcare workers and the government employees

Unidentified militant killed in encounter with security forces in J&K's Bandipora
India

Unidentified militant killed in encounter with security forces in J&K's Bandipora

Security forces launched a cordon and search operation in Chandaji area of Bandipora in north Kashmir after inputs were received about the presence of militants there

How a chaiwallah’s son became a Hizb-ul-Mujahideen killer, and what it says of jihad in Kashmir
India

How a chaiwallah’s son became a Hizb-ul-Mujahideen killer, and what it says of jihad in Kashmir

Like many of his generation, Mehrajuddin Halwai, a Hizb-ul-Mujahideen operative who was killed earlier this week, appears to have been radicalised in the course of the large-scale, Islamist-led street protests which tore across Kashmir from 2006

BSF opens fire at Pakistani drone trying to cross IB in Jammu's Arnia sector
India

BSF opens fire at Pakistani drone trying to cross IB in Jammu's Arnia sector

Security forces in Jammu and Kashmir are on high alert following Sunday's drone attack on the Indian Air Force station in Jammu

In COVID-19 shadow, Jammu and Kashmir women queue up for police recruitment, break social taboo
India

In COVID-19 shadow, Jammu and Kashmir women queue up for police recruitment, break social taboo

The Jammu and Kashmir Police said that the recruitment was being held for two battalions of police, one each for the Jammu and Srinagar regions

Explained: India's drone policy, threats posed by rogue UAVs and how they can be neutralised
India

Explained: India's drone policy, threats posed by rogue UAVs and how they can be neutralised

India has guidelines in place for civilian use of drones, but the Jammu attack has shown the need for tightening rules and response strategies to provide a clear deterrence against any such attacks

Jammu drone attack: NIA takes over probe of Satwari Air Force Station blast case, files FIR
India

Jammu drone attack: NIA takes over probe of Satwari Air Force Station blast case, files FIR

The NIA case relates to an explosion that occurred inside the premises of the Jammu Air Force Station on 27 June and a subsequent blast carried out by drones

Possible use of weaponised drones for terrorism calls for serious attention, India tells UNGA
India

Possible use of weaponised drones for terrorism calls for serious attention, India tells UNGA

India also noted with concern that internet and social media platforms have turned into indispensable resources in the toolkit of global terrorist groups

Drone strike on IAF base a terror attack, says J&K police chief; crude bomb found in Jammu
India

Drone strike on IAF base a terror attack, says J&K police chief; crude bomb found in Jammu

The initial investigation into the Jammu airport blasts has suggested that the drones came from across the border, top sources from the NIA told News18

Why J&K Assembly seats didn't go through delimitation exercise along with its Lok Sabha constituencies
India

Why J&K Assembly seats didn't go through delimitation exercise along with its Lok Sabha constituencies

Here's a look at what delimitation means and why it is seen as a contentious topic in Jammu and Kashmir

COVID-19 vaccine shortages hit Kashmir Valley but inoculation drive on track in BJP-dominated plains
India

COVID-19 vaccine shortages hit Kashmir Valley but inoculation drive on track in BJP-dominated plains

In Kashmir, the supplies are now running dry at nearly all the health centres in the last few days and none got vaccinated in most of the districts including the capital Srinagar