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Kashmir: 4 LeT terrorists, including two involved in killing female TV artist, gunned down in two encounters
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Kashmir: 4 LeT terrorists, including two involved in killing female TV artist, gunned down in two encounters

A police spokesman said two ultras, who were responsible for killing TV artist Amreen Bhat in Budgam district on Wednesday, were killed in Pulwama district

Jammu and Kashmir: NIA arrests key accused in Sunjuwan terrorist attack case
India

Jammu and Kashmir: NIA arrests key accused in Sunjuwan terrorist attack case

Abid Ahmad Mir, a resident of Putrigam in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama, is an Over Ground Worker of Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM)

Jammu and Kashmir: 8 feared dead after taxi-van skids off road, falls into gorge at Zojila Pass
India

Jammu and Kashmir: 8 feared dead after taxi-van skids off road, falls into gorge at Zojila Pass

The taxi-van was enroute Kargil from Srinagar when it skidded off and fell into a deep gorge at Zojila Pass, which is at an altitude of about 3,400 metres

Jammu and Kashmir: 3 LeT terrorists killed by security forces in encounter in Kupwara
India

Jammu and Kashmir: 3 LeT terrorists killed by security forces in encounter in Kupwara

IGP Kashmir informed that incriminating materials including arms and ammunition were recovered from the slain terrorists who infiltrated into the Indian side of the border

Yasin Malik's supporters clash with police in Srinagar; Internet suspended in J&K
India

Yasin Malik's supporters clash with police in Srinagar; Internet suspended in J&K

A Delhi court on Wednesday sentenced the Kashmiri separatist to life in connection with a terror funding case

'Will retire from politics if role in terror activity proven': Yasin Malik on quantum of sentence
India

'Will retire from politics if role in terror activity proven': Yasin Malik on quantum of sentence

The court on the last date had convicted him in the matter. Malik recently had pleaded guilty in the terror funding case

Jammu and Kashmir: 3 Pakistani terrorists killed in encounter in Baramulla district
India

Jammu and Kashmir: 3 Pakistani terrorists killed in encounter in Baramulla district

The Kashmir Zone Police said that one of its personnel also attained martyrdom in the incident

Jammu and Kashmir: Three civilians hurt as terrorists hurl grenades at security forces in Kulgam
India

Jammu and Kashmir: Three civilians hurt as terrorists hurl grenades at security forces in Kulgam

This comes only a few hours after The Resistance Front (TRF) terrorists shot dead a policeman in Srinagar and injured his seven-year-old daughter

Srinagar: Policeman shot dead by terrorists, 7-year-old daughter injured
India

Srinagar: Policeman shot dead by terrorists, 7-year-old daughter injured

The child was clinging to her father when terrorists fired at him. The Resistance Front (TRF) claimed the responsibility for the attack

Explained: Why Jammu and Kashmir is replacing Sheikh Abdullah's image on police medals
India

Explained: Why Jammu and Kashmir is replacing Sheikh Abdullah's image on police medals

A towering political figure and the founder of the National Conference, Sheikh Muhammad Abdullah was bestowned the moniker 'Sher-i-Kashmir’ for his many endeavours at improving the erstwhile state. He is the father of Farooq Abdullah and the grandfather of Omar Abdullah

Jammu and Kashmir: Three hybrid terrorists of Lashkar arrested from Baramulla
India

Jammu and Kashmir: Three hybrid terrorists of Lashkar arrested from Baramulla

On 15 April unknown terrorists had fired upon Manzoor Ahmad Bangroo, sarpanch of Goshbugh, at Chanderhama orchards in Wussan area of Palhallan, Pattan in Baramulla

J&K tunnel collapse: Two local labourers buried, bodies of eight others sent to hometowns
India

J&K tunnel collapse: Two local labourers buried, bodies of eight others sent to hometowns

Ten labourers five from West Bengal, two each from Jammu and Kashmir and Nepal, and one from Assam died after a landslide hit the mouth of the adit tunnel to T4 on the Jammu-Srinagar national highway near Khooni Nallah in Ramban on Thursday night

Revisit security plans and standard operating procedures of police establishments, says J&K police chief
India

Revisit security plans and standard operating procedures of police establishments, says J&K police chief

The directions came after the top floor of the Traffic Police Headquarters building was partially damaged in a blaze on 18 May followed by fire in the first floor of the Kothibagh Police Station on 20 May

J&K: Terrorism gravest threat to peace, says L-G Manoj Sinha
India

J&K: Terrorism gravest threat to peace, says L-G Manoj Sinha

The L-G administered the anti-terrorism pledge to senior officials, deputy commissioners and senior superintendents of police at the Raj Bhavan to mark the Anti-Terrorism Day

J&K tunnel accident: Nine more bodies recovered as rescue operation ends; death toll reaches 10
India

J&K tunnel accident: Nine more bodies recovered as rescue operation ends; death toll reaches 10

With the bodies of all the missing workers recovered, the two-day rescue operation ended late on Saturday evening

J&K: Employment verification process for govt positions becomes digital
India

J&K: Employment verification process for govt positions becomes digital

The government, through a General Administration Department order dated 20 May, notified that from 1 June, verification rolls on first appointment to any position in the government shall be processed digitally through a specially designed web portal

Rahul Bhat's killing: Kashmiri Pandits take out protest march in Srinagar
India

Rahul Bhat's killing: Kashmiri Pandits take out protest march in Srinagar

Members of the community assembled near Bund in Lal Mandi area of the city and held a puja in the Jhelum river for Bhat, who was shot dead by terrorists inside the Tehsil office in Budgam district's Chadoora town on 12 May

For deaf and mute Mohammad Yousuf Muran in Kashmir, the dying art of woodcraft remains his voice
Arts & Culture

For deaf and mute Mohammad Yousuf Muran in Kashmir, the dying art of woodcraft remains his voice

Despite being a specially-abled person in Jammu And Kashmir, artisan Mohammad Yousuf has not been selected for any state or national award to encourage his unmatched wood carving artwork

Issues faced by Kashmiri Pandits working in valley will be addressed: Manoj Sinha
India

Issues faced by Kashmiri Pandits working in valley will be addressed: Manoj Sinha

Manoj Sinha said we are working out a strategy with police and other security forces to tackle the situation

Jammu and Kashmir: Terrorist killed, infiltration bid foiled along LoC
India

Jammu and Kashmir: Terrorist killed, infiltration bid foiled along LoC

Officials said soldiers noticed some suspicious movement along the LoC near Darshan Post and challenged the intruders, who opened fired leading to the troops retaliating