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Amarnath Yatris, tourists advised to curtail their stay in Valley: J&K govt

The Principal Secretary (Home) issued a security advisory, saying pilgrims and tourists may 'return as soon as possible'.

02 Aug 2019 4:10 PM

Confirmed inputs about Pak planning attack on Amarnath Yatra: Indian Army

Chinar Corps Commander Lt General KJS Dhillon said the neighbour was trying to disrupt peace in the Valley but they would not be tolerated.

02 Aug 2019 2:58 PM

28,000 more troops being sent to Kashmir, week after 10,000 central forces move in

The security forces, mostly CRPF personnel, are being deployed in vulnerable spots in the city and other parts of the valley, they said.

02 Aug 2019 8:47 AM

As LoC heats up again, Army Chief Rawat rushed to Valley

The Army Chief also visited the Army Goodwill School at Mazbug outside the Northwestern town of Sopore to interact with the students and staff.

02 Aug 2019 7:26 AM

J&K administration increases hardship allowance of 84,000 police personnel

In another decision, the SAC sanctioned increase in ration money allowance in favour of non-gazetted police personnel.

01 Aug 2019 2:59 PM


I have done nothing wrong, says former CM Farooq Abdullah after ED questioning

Abdullah's statement was recorded under the Prevention of Money Laundering Act.

31 Jul 2019 7:31 PM

Amarnath yatra suspended till Aug 4 due to adverse weather conditions

India Meteorology Department has predicted heavy rainfall for next few days all over Jammu and Kashmir.

31 Jul 2019 4:59 PM

Watch: Alert CRPF dog saves man trapped under debris in J&K

Army personnel also joined the rescue operation and managed to pull out Pradeep Kumar, a native of Ludhwal village.

31 Jul 2019 4:42 PM

20-year-old pregnant woman raped by government teacher in J&K

Subash Singh, posted at a middle school in Brari, is on the run and efforts are on to nab him, an official said.

30 Jul 2019 4:54 PM

Amarnath Yatra: Over 3000 devotees paid obeisance at case shrine on July 29

While 1039 pilgrims trekked to the shrine through the Baltal axis, 1992 went through the Pahalgam route on Monday.

30 Jul 2019 1:39 PM


Mosques’ probe by police sets off Kashmir Valley panic

It has also fuelled speculation by the regional parties on the fate of Articles 370 and 35A which give a special status to the state.

30 Jul 2019 2:27 AM

J&K Police seeks details of mosques in Srinagar, calls it ‘routine exercise’

The police officials said it was a “routine exercise” and it has been sent to all the SPs of Srinagar.

29 Jul 2019 9:11 PM

‘Beti Bachao slogan a warning’: Sitaram Yechury on Unnao rape survivor's accident

A car carrying survivor, who has accused BJP legislator Kuldeep Singh Sengar of rape, her family and lawyer was hit by a speeding truck.

29 Jul 2019 1:27 PM

Injured in ceasefire violation by Pak, 10-day-old injured baby succumbs to injuries in J&K

Pakistani troops lobbed mortars and used small arms to target forward posts and villages in Shahpur, Saujiyan and Mendhar sectors.

29 Jul 2019 10:39 AM

NIA raids homes of cross-LoC traders over terror funding

Those whose premises were searched include Tanveer Ahmad, Asif Lone, Tariq Ahmad and Bilal Bhat who have been associated with the cross-LoC trade.

29 Jul 2019 6:06 AM


Tinkering with J&K special status will be dangerous: Mehbooba Mufti

Former chief minister and National Conference president Farooq Abdullah said that his party will not allow any changes in demography of the state.

29 Jul 2019 1:41 AM

Won't allow any changes in J&K's demography: Farooq Abdullah

The NC president said the people of the state have to make a choice now and the need of the hour is to show unity.

28 Jul 2019 8:25 PM

Kashmiri youth take army recruitment test, urge others to contribute to nation

Around 957 youngsters, who have already cleared their physical and medical tests, appeared for written tests.

28 Jul 2019 7:20 PM

Whoever tries to mend Article 35A will be burnt to ashes: Mehbooba Mufti warns Centre

'We want to tell the Central govt that tinkering with Article 35A will be akin to setting a powder keg on fire,' the PDP president said.

28 Jul 2019 3:44 PM

Inclement weather forces Amarnath yatra suspension in Jammu and Kashmir

All the pilgrims who had reached various halting stations en route to the cave are safe, an official said.

28 Jul 2019 2:07 PM