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Nov 20, 2018
Jammu & Kashmir's Shopian, once a bastion, now slaughterhouse for militants; intelligence network of forces causing their collapseIn a pre-dawn gunfight on Tuesday, four militants were killed in Shopian by government forces — all local members of the Hizbul Mujahideen — in the Nadigam area of the South Kashmir district.
Nov 10, 2018
Jammu and Kashmir: Two Hizbul Mujahideen militants killed in encounter with security forces in PulwamaSecurity forces launched a cordon-and-search operation in the Tikken area of Pulwama in south Kashmir Saturday morning after receiving specific information about the presence of militants there, a police spokesman said.
Nov 02, 2018
One militant killed in Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara district in encounter with security forcesAn unidentified militant was killed in an encounter with security forces in Handwara area of Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara district, police said Friday. Security forces launched an operation based on credible inputs about the presence of terrorists in Pohrupeth in Handwara area Thursday evening, a police official said.
Oct 28, 2018
Bullet-ridden body of J&K policeman Imtiyaz Mir found in Pulwama; officials say he was abducted, shot at point-blank rangeJammu and Kashmir policeman Imtiyaz Mir was reportedly first abducted and then shot at point-blank range by militants in Pulwama district. His body was found in the Chewa Kalan region.
Oct 25, 2018
Death of 7 civilians in Jammu and Kashmir's Kulgam: Amnesty India calls for 'impartial investigation'The Amnesty India Wednesday said there should be an "independent and impartial" investigation into the death recently of seven civilians in a blast at Kulgam district in South Kashmir and those responsible for it should be brought to justice.
Oct 13, 2018
Jammu and Kashmir local body polls: Voting begins for third phase; trend of abysmal turnout unlikely to change, say officialsJammu and Kashmir is polling for the third phase of election for civic polls today, but there is little hope of any change in the trend of low voter turnout in the Kashmir Valley as most of the wards fall in the separatist hotbed of downtown Srinagar and south Kashmir.
Oct 06, 2018
J&K local body polls: Poor turnout, poll-related violence will tarnish India's image and further alienate populacePoor turnout will tarnish India's image and the poll-related violence will further burden our security forces and exacerbate the alienation of Kashmiris
Oct 05, 2018
Jammu and Kashmir urban local body polls: BJP leader's crop burnt, petrol thrown at another's house gateThe paddy crop of a civic poll candidate in South Kashmir was set on fire on Wednesday by unidentified men.
Oct 03, 2018
BJP wins 60 seats unopposed in volatile Kashmir; party likely to control at least 7 ULBs as NC, PDP boytcott electionsFor the first time in the electoral history of Jammu and Kashmir, the Bharatiya Janata Party is likely to take control of at least seven municipal committees in Kashmir Valley without even contesting the elections
Sep 27, 2018
Jammu and Kashmir local body polls, Part IV: Miscreants set panchayat offices on fire to 'warn' contestants, votersNearly a dozen panchayat buildings have been set on fire by arsonists after the announcement of Urban Local Body and Panchayat Polls in Jammu and Kashmir. The message is clear: no matter what, no one should take part in the upcoming polls