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JeM terrorist along with local associate shot dead in J&K encounter: Police

The exchange of fire was witnessed in Bona Bazaar area of the district.

27 Jul 2019 12:13 PM

Army Chief asks Kashmiri militants to shun violence

He also said that Kashmiri youth can be reached also through social media campaigns in order to make them shun weapons and come to the mainstream.

27 Jul 2019 4:12 AM

President couldn’t fly to Drass, pays tribute to Kargil heroes in Srinagar

A defence spokesman here said that a grand function was held at the Kargil War Memorial in Drass in which all the three service chiefs took part.

27 Jul 2019 4:07 AM

‘Bloodier nose’ if Kargil is repeated: Bipin Rawat

Talking about modernising the Army's inventory, Rawat said that the focus is on the Artillery weapon system.

27 Jul 2019 12:11 AM

Amarnath yatra suspended from Jammu due to bad weather conditions

On July 13, it was again suspended in view of a separatists-sponsored strike in the Kashmir valley on Martyrs' Day.

26 Jul 2019 2:58 PM

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PDP not to support government on RTI bill in Rajya Sabha

‘Jammu and Kashmir has its own RTI Act 2009. No question of supporting the RTI bill in Rajya Sabha,’ the PDP also said.

25 Jul 2019 5:53 PM

J&K: Army battalion completes bike rally to commemorate 20 yrs of Kargil Vijay Diwas

The expedition conducted by unit has proved its mettle in Operation Vijay, winning 2 Param Vir Chakras amongst many other gallantry awards.

25 Jul 2019 1:58 PM

Chenab river under constant patrolling of BSF to prevent infiltration

A boat driver of the BSF patrolling party said that teams have been given special training to tackle every challenge.

25 Jul 2019 1:33 PM

BSF Water Wing patrols Chenab river to prevent infiltration

A boat driver of the BSF patrolling party said that teams have given special training to tackle every challenge.

25 Jul 2019 1:28 PM

Soldiers trained on mountain warfare by Kargil Battle School

Kargil War School was set up by the Indian Army in the year 2000, to train jawans in mountain climbing and high altitude warfare.

24 Jul 2019 7:15 PM

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Over 2,700 pilgrims leave Jammu for Amarnath cave shrine

They are expected to reach the twin base camps of Pahalgam in Anantnag district and Baltal in Ganderbal district later in the day.

24 Jul 2019 1:11 PM

Pakistan can play with religious sentiments of Sikhs, warns expert

Dipankar Sengupta, professor at Jammu University said that Pakistan was taking advantage beacause there were more Sikh shrines there.

23 Jul 2019 8:49 PM

Plea for reinvestigation of killings of 3 school teachers in Kashmir's Ramban in 1997

The plea sought directions to authorities to probe the role of Bitta Karate and former state education minister Abdul Qayoom.

23 Jul 2019 8:47 PM

Pak Army fires at Indian posts along LoC for second consecutive day

Cross-border firing continued in Poonch, Krishna Ghati, Mankote and Mendhar sectors.

23 Jul 2019 6:37 PM

Indo Tibet Border Police heightens security in Ganderbal for Amarnath Yatra

Continuing to lend a helping hand to Amarnath pilgrims, ITBP personnel also administered oxygen to yatris near Baltal high altitude points.

23 Jul 2019 5:12 PM

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NIA raids house of bizman Ghulam Ahmad Wani in Pulwama in terror funding case

NIA and the Enforcement Directorate have so far arrested dozens of businessman in the Valley and separatist leaders.

23 Jul 2019 4:54 PM

NIA raids 7 places in J&K in connection to illegal money transfer in cross-LoC trade

Among those raided were Tanveer Wani, president of cross-Line of Control (LoC) traders' association at Pulwama in south Kashmir.

23 Jul 2019 3:51 PM

Over 161 Amarnath pilgrims administered oxygen: ITBP

A total of 2,85,381 pilgrims have paid obeisance at the Holy Cave during the first 22 days of the ongoing Yatra.

23 Jul 2019 11:04 AM

J&K governor: Made my ‘kill’ remark in a fit of anger

The governor has pledged that his administration will not spare anyone who indulged in corrupt practices.

23 Jul 2019 2:58 AM

2,85,381 pilgrims visited Holy Cave during Amarnath Yatra so far

This was more than the number of visitors who had embarked on the visit during the last year's ’yatra’ of sixty days.

22 Jul 2019 8:45 PM

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