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Two militants killed in Jammu Kashmir encounter

Among the slain militants is the killer of BJP district president Bari, his father and brother who were shot dead in July last year

26 Sep 2021 1:14 PM

Pulwama encounter:Three terrorists involved in attack on BJP leader's house killed

In the exchange of fire, three militants were killed, the official said, adding their identity and group affiliation was being ascertained

02 Apr 2021 12:15 PM

Two held with arms and ammunition in truck on Jammu-Srinagar highway

He said the forces recovered one AK rifle with two magazines, M4 US carbine with three magazines and six Chinese pistols with 12 magazines

09 Sep 2020 9:43 AM

2 cops martyred, 1 injured in terrorist attack in J&K's Nowgam

The incident took place after terrorists started firing indiscriminately upon the police party on the outskirts of Srinagar city

14 Aug 2020 12:02 PM

Is it safe to visit Amarnath when COVID situation in J&K is grim?

The authorities said that as many as 88 areas of Srinagar notified as ‘red zones’ in view of a sharp spike in COVID-19 positive case

14 Jul 2020 12:57 PM


1 terrorist killed in encounter in JK's Anantnag

Security forces launched a search operation early Monday morning in Srigufwara, following information about the presence of militants

13 Jul 2020 10:24 AM

Burhan Wani's successor killed in Kashmir gunfight

Riyaz Naikoo was a top commander of the Hizbul Mujahideen

06 May 2020 4:05 PM

2 truckers killed as militants torch vehicles in Kashmir Valley

The security forces laid siege to a vast area around Chittergam Kalan to conduct searches, the sources said.

25 Oct 2019 6:43 AM

Army jawan dies, hostage rescued in J&K encounter

Soon the quick reaction team of the Army reached the area and established contact with the gunmen who opened fire and hurled a grenade at the troops.

29 Sep 2019 5:08 AM

Militants sneak into Valley, security forces on high alert

The security clampdown first began on the night of August 4 ahead of the Centre’s abrogation Article 370 and splitting the State into two UTs.

15 Sep 2019 1:54 AM


Life in Kashmir continues to be paralysed

Internet, mobile phone services remain suspended.

14 Sep 2019 2:57 AM

Srinagar: Restrictions eased, vehicles on road in Valley

The restrictions were lifted in phases from many parts of the valley as the situation improved with passage of time.

12 Sep 2019 2:37 AM

Communication shutdown helps militants roam freely in Kashmir

The security forces would also stay in touch with their “informers” and other “sources”, mainly through their mobile phones.

01 Sep 2019 12:58 AM

Curbs back in Srinagar as protests erupt again

The security forces swung bamboo sticks and fired teargas canisters to fight back stone-pelting mobs at these places, witnesses said.

31 Aug 2019 1:53 AM

Tough times in Srinagar: How jawans are coping

The security forces also find themselves in a difficult situation because of the communications blockade in the Valley.

30 Aug 2019 12:07 AM


Fresh protests in Kashmir Valley areas as curbs eased

The security forces fired teargas canisters and reportedly also pellet shotguns to disperse the stone-pelting mobs at a few places.

18 Aug 2019 1:11 AM

Local Kashmiri papers fail to publish editions

One scribe said that though the national media is able to do their job, though with much difficulty, security forces hate Kashmiri journalists.

13 Aug 2019 2:34 AM

Focus on ensuring peaceful J&K Id

The security forces are looking to ease some restrictions before Id so that people are able to come out.

10 Aug 2019 3:29 AM

9 Bastar Maoists killed in past 24 hours, says police

Security forces recovered bodies of two Naxals along with some weapons at the spot after the encounter ended, police said.

30 Jul 2019 1:07 AM

125 cadre killed last year, admit Maoists

The CPI (Maoist) was observing martyrs’ week from July 28 to August 3.

26 Jul 2019 7:30 AM