Two militants killed as army foils infiltration bid in JK’s Machil sector

The bodies of the two militants along with arms and ammunition have been recovered, said ADGP Kashmir police, Vijay Kumar. He said the combing operation in the area was going on.

19 Jul 2023

Self-taught artist turns bones into art pieces in Jammu and Kashmir

He said nobody taught him the bone art which is unique to Kashmir. It is known for wood carving, Kani weaving, shawl weaving and carpet weaving, etc.

19 Jul 2023

Three J&K govt employees, including Kashmir University PRO sacked for 'anti-national activities' 

The government has so far sacked over 50 employees for alleged "anti-national activities" by invoking provisions of Article 311 (2) of the constitution of India.

17 Jul 2023

CRPF’s commandos used in anti-Naxal ops to be deployed in Kashmir

A security official said a contingent of Cobra commandos arrived in Srinagar a few months back and they are presently undergoing training in a CRPF training centre in the outskirts of Srinagar.

14 Jul 2023

J-K 'Martyrs Day': Authorities bar Omar Abdullah, Mehbooba Mufti from paying homage

Mehbooba alleged she was placed on house arrest while Omar was allegedly denied escort vehicles and ITBP personnel cover to visit his party headquarters.

13 Jul 2023

Centre’s defence lacks logic: JK politicians as SC takes plea on revocation of Article 370

In the fresh affidavit in Supreme Court, the centre has defended the abrogation of J&K’s special status saying it brought unprecedented stability and progress.

11 Jul 2023

Dalit assaulted for entering temple in Doda district in J&K

A Dalit youth, who is a driver by profession, was allegedly assaulted by upper castes for entering and praying in a temple in mountainous Doda district of Jammu and Kashmir.

10 Jul 2023

21K trees to be chopped in J&K to build national highway, reveals RTI

The felling of trees has to be done under the supervision of J&K State Forest Department.

10 Jul 2023

Shia leader, others arrested from Srinagar hotel; police say 'attempt to revive JKLF & Hurriyat' 

A spokesman of Ittehad-ul-Muslimeen in a statement said party chairman Maulana Masroor Ansari was detained along with some others during the Eid Milan (Eid gathering) in Srinagar.

10 Jul 2023

For fourth year in a row, no Eid prayer at Eidgah in Srinagar

The authorities have decided against allowing Eid congregational prayers at the Eidgah ground in Srinagar.

29 Jun 2023

677 new petrol pumps to be set up in J&K, Ladakh

An official said 643 new fuel stations would be set up in Jammu and Kashmir Union Territory. Of the 643 new petrol pumps, 342 would be set up in the Jammu region and 301 in Kashmir.

28 Jun 2023

L-G calls for revival of shrine tourism to attract more visitors to Kashmir

The spiritual leaders, he said, enable the young generation to understand our common heritage and values to shape the destiny and future of a society.

28 Jun 2023

Democratic process to begin soon in J&K: Rajnath

“After 370 revocation, we want to ensure normalcy in J&K. We will restore the democratic process in J&K as soon as possible,” Rajnath said.

27 Jun 2023

NIA raids 12 sites in Valley against militant offshoots 

The NIA officials were assisted by police and paramilitary personnel during the raids.

27 Jun 2023

Infiltration up in Jammu and Kashmir; 12 militants killed in 8 days

The surge in infiltration attempts began from May and the trend continued in June. Five infiltration bids have taken place along the LoC in Jammu and Kashmir during this month.

26 Jun 2023