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
The deceased terrorist was identified as a Pakistani national, Mohd Shabbir Malik. He was equipped with weapons, ammunition and warlike stores, an army official informed
Mehrazuddin Halwai, senior Hizbul Mujahideen commander, killed in encounter in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kupwara
The encounter began after security forces, who were conducting search-and-cordon operation in Pazipora-Renan area, were fired upon by militants
Mohammad Yousuf Ganie and and Bashir Ahmad Sheikh, both residents of Kupwara district were removed from service under a special provision of Article 311 of the Constitution
Security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara seize huge cache of arms, including five AK assault rifles
According to an army official, the operation was conducted in very close proximity of the Line of Control in Dhanni village of Kupwara
Both suspects, who are residents of Jammu and Kashmir, were apprehended at around 10.15 pm on Monday, a senior officer said
Srinagar-based defence spokesperson Colonel Rajesh Kalia said that around 1 am, a BSF patrol noticed suspicious movement near the LoC fence. The BSF personnel challenged the infiltrators and a gun battle ensued, he said.
Army said "alert" troops noticed a few men transporting items in a tube tied to a rope across the Kishenganga river in Kashmir's Kupwara area
BJP leaders and workers have been provided security and ‘hostel-type’ accommodation has been suggested for members in each district
CRPF jawan, civilian killed as terrorists open fire in J&K's Sopore; toddler rescued by security forces, say officials
The CRPF personnel, on routine patrol duty, returned the fire but the terrorists managed to flee from the area, the officials said.
A Pakistani drone was shot down by the Border Security Force (BSF) along the International Border in Kathua district of Jammu and Kashmir
Three CRPF personnel, one civillian killed in Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara after militants open fire at checkpoint
The militants opened fire on a naka party of the CRPF at Wangam-Qaziabad in Kralgund area of the district, the officials said
Pakistan resorts to heavy shelling along LoC in Poonch; 15th consecutive day of cross-border firing in Jammu and Kashmir
Pakistan Army resorted to intense shelling on forward posts and villages along the LoC in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir
17-year-old Kashmiri boy, who worked at catering firm in Jaipur, beaten to death by colleague; accused arrested, says police
Basit, a resident of Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara, was thrashed by the accused, Aditya (24), while they were returning home from a wedding
Jammu and Kashmir admin says 2G mobile internet services to be restored in Valley from today till 31 Jan; social media to remain out of bounds
The Jammu and Kashmir administration on Friday ordered for 2G internet services to be restored in the Kashmir Valley from midnight on the intervening night between Friday and Saturday, reports said. The restoration of the 2G internet facility on mobile phones will continue till 31 January after which it will be reviewed further, the order said.
In J&K, only 153 'white-listed' sites accessible on 2G internet on postpaid connections; news portals, social media sites blocked
While voice and SMS services on prepaid mobile connections were restored in Kashmir on Saturday after being suspended for over five months, internet access on postpaid connections has been restricted to 153 'white-listed' websites
SMS, voice calls restored for local prepaid mobiles in J&K; 2G internet resumes on postpaid in Kupwara, Bandipora districts
Prepaid mobile connections were restored in Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday and 2G services resumed in two districts of the valley after being disconnected in August last year, an official said.
Two separate incidents of avalanches kill four soldiers near LoC in Kashmir's Kupwara and Bandipora districts
Search and rescue operations were carried out till late Tuesday evening, but had to be suspended due to inclement weather in Kashmir. Rescue operations resumed on Wednesday morning.
Podcast; Voices from the Lockdown: Victims of pellet guns say lives stand irreparably damaged, political situation in Kashmir only amplifies depression
Having looked at situation in North Kashmir and South Kashmir, we will take a closer look at Central Kashmir in this episode of Firstpost's podcast, Voices from the Lockdown.
Podcast; Voices from the Lockdown: Anger still simmering over Article 370 abrogation, say people in Kashmir's Sopore, Bandipora
The communications blockade in Jammu and Kashmir entered the 119th day on Sunday. While postpaid mobile services have been restored, internet and prepaid services are still non-functional, more than three months since the Centre abrogated Article 370 in the Union Territory.