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Handwara girl makes U-turn, blames cops

The 16-year-old Kashmiri girl whose alleged molestation pushed the Valley into widespread unrest and escalating violence last month that left five persons dead and scores injured, on Monday alleged th

JeM terrorist from PoK held, Aadhaar card recovered

In a significant catch, the Army has arrested a terrorist of Pakistan-based Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) outfit in Baramulla district of Kashmir and recovered an Aadhaar card from his possession, raising se

J&K mulls amnesty for separatists

Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Mehbooba Mufti on Tuesday hinted at granting general amnesty for separatist militants if they submit to the Constitution and rule of law may be an option before the PD

Kashmiri youth turning hardened pro-Pakistanis

A day before Ghulam Rasool Bhat, a calligrapher with a vernacular newspaper, breathed his last at his modest house in Srinagar’s Aalamgir Bazaar, he told his son Bashir Ahmed, “Please, do visit my gra

Omar Abdullah to CM: Sue me if I’m wrong

As the issue of setting up a separate residential colony for serving and ex-servicemen and their families in Jammu and Kashmir’s summer capital Srinagar is snowballing into a major political controver

Farooq: Give both J&K, PoK autonomy

Former Union minister and J&K’s main Opposition National Conference president Farooq Abdullah on Monday strongly pitched for making the Line of Control (LoC) a “line of peace”.

Clashes after 3 Hizb militants are killed

Irate crowds clashed with the riot police in various areas of Jammu and Kashmir’s southern Pulwama district on Saturday, leaving over 20 injured.

Separatists, National Conference warn of stir on ‘Sainik Colonies’

Kashmiri separatists have threatened a mass agitation if state land is allotted for setting up residential colonies for armed forces personnel in Srinagar or elsewhere in the Kashmir Valley, asserting

Centre reduced Mehbooba to titular CM, says Omar Addullah

Jammu and Kashmir’s main Opposition party National Conference (NC) has alleged that the Centre has reduced Mehbooba Mufti into a nominal chief minister, thereby subverting the Constitution and damagin

3 Hizbul militants killed in encounter in South Kashmir’s Pulwama

Security personnel during search operation in south Kashmir's Pulwama district. (Photo: ANI Twitter)

As the forces were conducting a search operation, the hiding militants fired upon them, triggering an encounter.

The BJP’s victory in the Assam Assembly elections, the results of which were declared last week, was expected but not by the landslide margin the party and its allies took the Assembly, together baggi

Balochistan is one of the world’s driest, hottest and most desolate regions, remembered by Alexander the Great’s historians as the cruellest land they ever encountered and which almost destroyed them