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NIA to file chargesheet against Kashmiri separatist leaders on Thursday

The eight have been charged with receiving funds from Pakistan to sponsor terror activities and stone-pelting in Jammu and Kashmir. 

published on : 17th January 2018

Terror funding: NIA opposes stone pelter's bail plea

The NIA arrested Bhat on September 5 for his alleged involvement in stone pelting and organising groups of youths who would throw stones at the security personnel.

published on : 3rd January 2018

Cabinet approves Zojila tunnel project in Jammu and Kashmir

Zojila pass is situated at an altitude of 11,578 feet on Srinagar-Kargil-Leh NH which remains closed during winters due to heavy snowfall and avalanchescutting off Leh-Ladakh from Kashmir.

published on : 3rd January 2018

Srinagar diary: News from the city's winter days

From the city's daily life to government news, here are a few events from the past week in a nutshell.

published on : 3rd January 2018

40-day harshest winter period begins in Kashmir

‘Chilai Kalan', the harshest winter period of 40 days when there are maximum chances of snow and rains, started in Kashmir on Thursday.

published on : 21st December 2017

Central Government rules out composite townships for migrant Pandits in Kashmir

Kashmiri Pandits have been demanding the setting up of the townships for their rehabilitation in the Valley for a while now but the government ruled out the possibility today.

published on : 24th November 2017

Dial 1441, CRPF tells Kashmiri youth wanting to give up arms

The helpline was launched in June this year by the paramilitary force with an aim to help any Kashmiri who is in distress.

published on : 21st November 2017

J-K interlocutor Dineshwar Sharma must engage with separatists: Experts

Sharma is the fourth interlocutor appointed by the Centre since 2002 and Air Vice Marshal (Retd) Kapil Kak asked why the government had not opened communication channels with the separatists yet.

published on : 18th November 2017

Kashmir Valley sees rise in recruitment despite killing of 170 militants in security ops

Police sources said that about 90 youngsters, most of them from South Kashmir, have joined the militant ranks in 2017.

published on : 2nd November 2017

Earthquake measuring 5.7 hits Kashmir Valley

The last major earthquake to strike the region was in October 2005 when 1,400 persons were killed and vast areas close to the Line of Control (LoC) in north Kashmir were flattened.

published on : 29th October 2017

NIA crackdown on terror funding in Valley plays spoilsport for terrorists: Home Minister Rajnath Singh

Lauding the work of the probe agency for proving its credibility in the last eight-and-half years since its formation in 2008, Singh said the conviction rate of the agency was over 90 percent.

published on : 10th October 2017

Zeenat-ul-Islam likely to be first Kashmiri militant to head Lashkar-e-Taiba in Valley

After killing of Lashkar-e-Taiba’s Kashmir chief Abu Ismail in an encounter with security forces, a local Kashmiri militant and an ‘IED expert’ Zeenat-ul-Islam is likely to be new operations chief.

published on : 17th September 2017

Terrorists in Kashmir now on the run: Defence Minister Arun Jaitley

He said the terrorists in Kashmir were "now under great pressure" and the financial crunch from demonetisation and NIA action on illegal foreign fundings have checked illegal activities here.

published on : 13th August 2017

Mobile Internet services suspended across Kashmir Valley

Although broadband Internet services on landlines were functional, the speed has been choked to prevent uploading of videos and large images.

published on : 1st August 2017
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