Shopian is one of the four militancy-hit districts in south Kashmir and has witnessed many fierce gunfights between militants and security forces over the years.
In the 12th century Rajatarangini, we hear of not only courtiers but commoners migrating to Kashmir in pursuit of their vocation, such as students from Gauda (Bengal)
The accused were arrested after verification of the documents with authorities in Jammu and Kashmir revealed that the arms licences presented by them to the agency were fake
The authorities imposed restrictions on the movement and assembly of people and suspended mobile Internet services after Geelani, 91, died at his home in Srinagar on Wednesday night.
After the unveiling of the industrial policy, Jammu & Kashmir had expected about Rs 25,000 crore investment, but the response has so far been overwhelming, says J&K Lt-Governr.
The assailants fired upon Javeed Ahmad Dar near his residence in Brazloo Jageer area of the south Kashmir district at around 4.30 pm, they said.
The ultras attacked the team at Kralcheck while they were carrying out road opening duties.
"I am banking on the younger generation of Jammu and Kashmir to realise this dream which I am sure will come true sooner than later," he said at the convocation of the University of Kashmir
July 13 was a public holiday in the erstwhile state of Jammu and Kashmir and a grand official function was held every year on this day.
This is the second gunfight in Kulgam district and the third in south Kashmir in the last two days.
While many leaders were not in sync with Centre's roadmap, PDP chief Mehbooba Mufti claimed she would not enter the fray till special status under Article 370 is restored, though her party would.
The special status the erstwhile state enjoyed is a dead horse and its restoration will only be a mere slogan for political parties, nothing more.
This is the highest among 700 Bachelor of Engineering students from SIT who got placed through campus recruitment.
He directed that central government schemes such as the PM Kisan Yojana and Kisan Credit Card should be extended to the farmers of the UT.
The spokesman said the BSF intelligence branch received inputs about the possible use of drones by Pakistan for ferrying arms and ammunition into India