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Militant killed in encounter with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama; identity being ascertained, says police
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Militant killed in encounter with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama; identity being ascertained, says police

A police official said security forces, acting on specific information about the presence of militants in Awantipora's Samboora, had launched a cordon and search operation

Pulwama terror attack: NIA files chargesheet against 19, including JeM chief Masood Azhar
India

Pulwama terror attack: NIA files chargesheet against 19, including JeM chief Masood Azhar

Azhar's nephew, who was killed in an encounter on 29 March in south Kashmir, is said to be the mastermind of Pulwama terror attack

Days after BJP sarpanch shot dead in Kulgam, now party leader fired upon in J&K's Budgam
India

Days after BJP sarpanch shot dead in Kulgam, now party leader fired upon in J&K's Budgam

Abdul Hamid Najar, district president of Budgam BJP Other Backward Class (OBC) Morcha, was shifted to a hospital. More details are awaited.

BJP sarpanch Sajad Ahmad Khanday shot dead by terrorists in Kashmir's Kulgam district
India

BJP sarpanch Sajad Ahmad Khanday shot dead by terrorists in Kashmir's Kulgam district

The incident comes less than 48 hours after a BJP-affiliated panchayat member, Arif Ahmad Khan, was shot at in Kulgam district

Three militants killed in encounter with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian district
India

Three militants killed in encounter with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian district

Three militants were killed in an encounter with security forces in Shopian district of Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday, police said.

Two days after killing of sarpanch by terrorists in Kashmir, elected panchayat members demand security to perform their duties in Valley
India

Two days after killing of sarpanch by terrorists in Kashmir, elected panchayat members demand security to perform their duties in Valley

Two days after a sarpanch was shot dead by terrorists in south Kashmir, a group of elected panchayat members belonging to the community on Wednesday demanded adequate security to perform their duties in the valley.

Five militants killed in exchange of fire during encounter with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian district
India

Five militants killed in exchange of fire during encounter with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian district

In yet another operational success, security forces gunned down five militants in an encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian district on Wednesday, taking the number of ultras killed in the last four days to 14, police said.

Three militants killed in encounter with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Kulgam; search operations underway
India

Three militants killed in encounter with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Kulgam; search operations underway

The encounter broke out after the militants fired upon a patrolling party of the security forces at Lower Munda in Qazigund area of the south Kashmir district, a police official said.

Despite rising coronavirus cases in Pakistan, Islamabad continues terror missions in Kashmir, seeks to fuel Khalistan movement
India

Despite rising coronavirus cases in Pakistan, Islamabad continues terror missions in Kashmir, seeks to fuel Khalistan movement

As much of the world is occupied with the pandemic, a new war with not just political, but social overtones is being launched to denude and destroy India’s border areas.

Two militants killed in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian after encounter with security forces, says Indian Army
India

Two militants killed in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian after encounter with security forces, says Indian Army

Security forces launched a cordon and search operation in Reban area of the south Kashmir district on Monday morning after receiving specific information about the presence of militants there, an Army official said

NIA raids multiple locations in south Kashmir in connection to J&K DSP Davinder Singh's arrest who was caught ferrying terrorists out of Valley
India

NIA raids multiple locations in south Kashmir in connection to J&K DSP Davinder Singh's arrest who was caught ferrying terrorists out of Valley

The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Sunday morning carried out searches in connection with a case in which a senior Jammu and Kashmir police officer was arrested while ferrying terrorists outside the valley

Podcast; Voices from the Lockdown: Until Centre engages with youths of Kashmir, things are bound to go out of control
India

Podcast; Voices from the Lockdown: Until Centre engages with youths of Kashmir, things are bound to go out of control

In this episode, we will continue our conversation with Kaiser where he speaks about how the youth of Anantnag and Shopian are going through an identity crisis because of the abrogation of Article 370.

Podcast; Voices from the lockdown: South Kashmir districts worst affected by 113 days of communication blockade; militancy on edge
India

Podcast; Voices from the lockdown: South Kashmir districts worst affected by 113 days of communication blockade; militancy on edge

The Centre on 5 August announced that Article 370 and Article 35 A will stand revoked as on 31 October. By then, more than one and a half lakh troops had been moved into the Valley. Kashmir witnessed a complete shutdown in the weeks to follow. On 31 October, the State of Jammu and Kashmir lost its special status and was converted into two Union Territorys — Ladakh and Jammu and Kashmir.

Daily Bulletin: Two-yr-old trapped in borewell for over 77 hrs found dead; EU delegation to visit Jammu and Kashmir today; day's top stories
India

Daily Bulletin: Two-yr-old trapped in borewell for over 77 hrs found dead; EU delegation to visit Jammu and Kashmir today; day's top stories

The three-year-old boy who was stuck in an abandoned borewell near Tiruchirapalli found dead; Another truck driver shot dead by militants in south Kashmir; US military disposes Baghdadi's remains in sea; day's top stories

Ex-SPO among 2 Hizbul Mujahideen terrorists behind killing of two non-local civilians in south Kashmir, say police
India

Ex-SPO among 2 Hizbul Mujahideen terrorists behind killing of two non-local civilians in south Kashmir, say police

Srinagar: A special police officer (SPO) who had deserted the force in 2017 is among the two Hizbul Mujahideen terrorists behind the recent killing of two non-Kashmiri civilians and setting ablaze an apple-laden truck in Shopian district of south Kashmir, officials said on Friday.

Reluctant to travel away from their homes in Kashmir, businessmen in Srinagar fear situation will worsen two months since abrogation of Article 370
India

Reluctant to travel away from their homes in Kashmir, businessmen in Srinagar fear situation will worsen two months since abrogation of Article 370

To assess the impact that communication disruption has had on the businesses, small and large, running in Jammu and Kashmir, this reporter travelled across districts, speaking to businessmen and workers from various sectors who travel out of Valley during winters. The ongoing situation in Kashmir has crippled businesses in the Valley in a way that traders are scared to leave their family behind till there is clarity on what is next for the Valley

Ajit Doval undertakes aerial survey of Srinagar, parts of south Kashmir; NSA takes stock of security situation as Valley celebrates Eid al-Adha
India

Ajit Doval undertakes aerial survey of Srinagar, parts of south Kashmir; NSA takes stock of security situation as Valley celebrates Eid al-Adha

Ajit Doval on Monday undertook an aerial survey of Srinagar and South Kashmir areas to take stock of the security situation during Eid al-Adha celebrations.

Ghulam Nabi Azad says 'anyone can be bought' after Ajit Doval interacts with Kashmiri locals, cops; BJP demands apology
Politics

Ghulam Nabi Azad says 'anyone can be bought' after Ajit Doval interacts with Kashmiri locals, cops; BJP demands apology

Doval on Wednesday undertook a whirlwind visit to the militancy-infested south Kashmir and was seen eating food on a footpath outside closed shops and talking to locals.

Before govt announced revocation of Article 370, Indian Army had identified main 'trouble spots' in Kashmir
India

Before govt announced revocation of Article 370, Indian Army had identified main 'trouble spots' in Kashmir

The Indian Army also deployed an additional brigade from the northeastern region in Kashmir to strengthen its counter-infiltration grid on the Line of Control (LoC) to thwart any attempt made by Pakistan Army to push any infiltrators inside the valley.

Death of 9 security personnel in 5 days in Kashmir alarm officials as militants 'hit back' against counter-insurgency ops
India

Death of 9 security personnel in 5 days in Kashmir alarm officials as militants 'hit back' against counter-insurgency ops

Expressing concern over the increase in the number of security personnel killed in Kashmir, a senior police officer said that rise in attacks shows that militants in the Valley have started hitting back against counter-insurgency ops