Wednesday, Feb 20, 2019 | Last Update : 05:58 PM IST

Jammu and Kashmir

Will repeal PSA if voted to power, says Omar Abdullah

Under the PSA, a person can be detained up to a period of two years without seeking a formal trial.

01 Feb 2019 5:40 AM

Security is tightened in J&K ahead of PM Modi visit

The separatists have called for a shutdown and are planning protests in Srinagar ahead of Mr. Modi’s visit.

01 Feb 2019 5:35 AM

J&K scribes fume after colleagues barred from event

Kashmir Editors Guild strongly condemned the action of the security grid.

27 Jan 2019 6:52 AM

2 militants killed in J&K's Khunmoh area on India's 70th Republic Day

Police official said the search turned into a gun battle after militants opened firing on security forces.

26 Jan 2019 11:22 AM


Baramulla declared first terrorist free district in J&K

This development comes hours after three terrorists were killed in an encounter with security forces in the region on Tuesday.

24 Jan 2019 4:54 PM

Pak violates ceasefire at 4 locations in J&K Poonch, Rajouri

Pakistani army on Thursday violated ceasefire at four locations along the Line of Control (LoC).

24 Jan 2019 12:43 PM

2 terrorists killed in J&K's Budgam district, encounter underway

An encounter broke out on Monday between security forces and militants in Budgam district.

21 Jan 2019 11:20 AM

10 civilians feared dead in Khardung La avalanche

The defence spokesman said that the incident was reported to the Army detachment at Khadung La Top by two civilian drivers at about 7.45 am.

19 Jan 2019 5:38 AM

4 dead, 6 trapped in avalanche at Khardung La pass, search ops on

Rescue operations are underway and sources said some vehicles are also trapped.

18 Jan 2019 10:40 AM


Civilian injured in Pak firing along LoC in J&K's Rajouri

The continuous Pakistani shelling and firing targeting villages has set in fear psychosis among the border dwellers.

17 Jan 2019 7:04 PM

Pak troops violate ceasefire in J&K's Poonch sector

India summoned Pakistan High Commission official and lodged strong protest at the unprovoked ceasefire violations in J&K.

17 Jan 2019 10:10 AM

'All parties except PDP want early elections': J&K Guv Satya Pal Malik

The governor said it is the Election Commission of India, which has the mandate to hold the polls and decide the schedule.

17 Jan 2019 8:59 AM

SAC approves formation of 2 women police battalions in J&K with 2,014 posts

The move is aimed at equipping J&K Police to effectively deal with crimes against women and give due representation to women in the force.

15 Jan 2019 3:56 PM

BSF officer killed in sniper fire from Pakistan in J&K’s Samba sector

Assistant Commandant Vinay Prasad was hit by sniper shot around 10:50 am when he was 'carrying out border domination' along IB.

15 Jan 2019 3:09 PM


J&K Guv advises militants to shun path of violence, assures rehabilitation

Malik inaugurated a musical fountain and an open-air gymnasium constructed by the J&K Bank at Rajinder Singh Park in Jammu.

14 Jan 2019 4:14 PM

Top Al-Badr commander among 2 terrorists killed in J&K encounter

'The two militants killed in Katpora encounter have been identified as Zeenat-ul-Islam and Shakeel Dar,' an official said.

13 Jan 2019 11:29 AM

J&K governor asks Shah Faesal not to resign

Faesal said he would consult the stakeholders particularly the youth of the state before taking a final call.

13 Jan 2019 1:48 AM

Army major, soldier killed in Rajouri blasts

Soon after the incident, a team of the Army led by an officer of the rank of major moved towards the area.

12 Jan 2019 2:04 AM

IAS officer who quit in J&K: Happy to fight poll

Faesal claimed he had not made up his mind yet and he would try to build a consensus on his future course.

12 Jan 2019 1:38 AM