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Kashmiri politician Tarigami suffers heart block

    Updated On : Jul 23,2017   6:56 pm
Srinagar, July 23 (IANS) Senior Jammu and Kahsmir politician and top communist leader Mohammad Yousuf Tarigami suffered a heart block on Sunday and was immediately rushed to the Srinagar medical institute. View More..

CRPF troopers thrash company commander after a colleague dies

    Updated On : Jul 23,2017   3:32 pm
Srinagar, July 23 (IANS) Angry CRPF troopers in Jammu and Kashmir thrashed their company commander on Sunday after a trooper died "as he was denied permission to visit hospital for treatment". View More..

Three overground militant workers arrested in Srinagar

    Updated On : Jul 23,2017   12:10 pm
Srinagar, July 23 (IANS) Police on Sunday arrested three overground workers (OWGs) of militants in summer capital Srinagar and recovered an AK-47 rifle from their possession. View More..

Army foils infiltration bid on LoC; militant killed

    Updated On : Jul 23,2017   12:00 pm
Srinagar, July 23 (IANS) A militant was killed on Sunday on the Line of Control (LoC) in Machil sector in Jammu and Kashmir where the army foiled an infiltration bid. View More..

1,141 pilgrims leave for Amarnath Yatra

    Updated On : Jul 23,2017   9:16 am
Jammu, July 23 (IANS) Another batch of 1,141 pilgrims left Jammu on Sunday for the Kashmir Valley to perform the annual Amarnath Yatra, officials said. View More..

Eight J&K cops beaten up by army men, police register FIR

    Updated On : Jul 22,2017   3:48 pm
Srinagar, July 22 (IANS) Eight Jammu and Kashmir policemen, including an Assistant Sub-Inspector, were beaten up by some army men in civvies when asked to stop at a check post in Ganderbal district. View More..

6 J&K cops beaten up by soldiers in civvies

    Updated On : Jul 22,2017   11:32 am
Srinagar, July 22 (IANS) Six Jammu and Kashmir policemen, including an Assistant Sub-Inspector, were on Saturday beaten up by some soldiers in civvies in Ganderbal district, police sources said. View More..

Soldier injured in Pakistan firing on LoC

    Updated On : Jul 22,2017   10:00 am
Jammu, July 22 (IANS) An Indian Army soldier was injured on Saturday in a ceasefire violation by the Pakistani Army on the Line of Control (LoC) in Rajouri district, defence sources said. View More..

1,180 pilgrims leave for Amarnath

    Updated On : Jul 22,2017   8:58 am
Jammu, July 22 (IANS) A fresh batch of over 1,100 pilgrims left here on Saturday to perform the ongoing Amarnath Yatra, an official said. View More..

Soldier killed, another injured in Pakistan firing on LoC

    Updated On : Jul 21,2017   10:50 pm
Jammu, July 21 (IANS) An Indian soldier was killed and another was injured in Pakistan firing on the Line of Control (LoC) Friday in Jammu and Kashmir's Jammu district, defence sources said. View More..

Heroin worth crores recovered from cross LoC trade truck

    Updated On : Jul 21,2017   8:36 pm
Srinagar, July 21 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir authorities on Friday seized 25 kg of heroin worth crores of rupees from a truck that came to the Valley from Pakistan-administered Kashmir as part of the cross Line of Control trade. View More..

Youth dies in Army firing in Kashmir, police case filed

    Updated On : Jul 21,2017   5:12 pm
Srinagar, July 21 (IANS) A young man was shot dead on Friday by the Army during a stone-pelting protest in Jammu and Kashmir's Budgam district, leading to a police case against the Army unit, officials said. View More..

Police register FIR against army in Kashmir

    Updated On : Jul 21,2017   4:24 pm
Srinagar, July 21 (IANS) The Jammu and Kashmir Police on Friday registered a case against a counter-insurgency Rashtriya Rifles unit in connection with the killing of a youth in Budgam district. View More..

Yasin Malik arrested in Srinagar

    Updated On : Jul 21,2017   2:48 pm
Srinagar, July 21 (IANS) Muhammad Yasin Malik, Chairman of the Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF), was arrested here on Friday when he tried to lead a protest march. View More..

Youth injured in firing in Kashmir dies

    Updated On : Jul 21,2017   2:42 pm
Srinagar, July 21 (IANS) A youth hit by a bullet allegedly fired by the Army on Friday in Jammu and Kashmir succumbed to his injuries, police sources said. View More..

More education, fewer child brides mean healthier children

    Updated On : Jul 21,2017   11:30 am
Over 13 million adolescent girls between 10 and 19 years were married in India in 2011, according to census data, but fewer literate women were married as children or had children early compared to those who were illiterate, according to an analysis by Child Rights and You (CRY), a Mumbai-based child rights nonprofit. View More..

Restrictions in Srinagar to prevent separatist protests

    Updated On : Jul 21,2017   11:30 am
Srinagar, July 21 (IANS) Authorities imposed restrictions in parts of Srinagar on Friday to prevent a separatist called protest shutdown. View More..

1,141 pilgrims leave for Amarnath

    Updated On : Jul 21,2017   11:24 am
Jammu, July 21 (IANS) A fresh batch of over 1,100 pilgrims set out from here for the Amarnath Yatra on Friday amid tight security, an official said. View More..

Restrictions in Srinagar to prevent separatist protests

    Updated On : Jul 21,2017   11:06 am
Srinagar, July 21 (IANS) Authorities imposed restrictions in parts of Srinagar on Friday to prevent a separatist called protest shutdown. View More..

Six killed in Kashmir cloudburst

    Updated On : Jul 20,2017   1:40 pm
Jammu, July 20 (IANS) Six persons were killed and several houses and shops were damaged on Thursday in a cloudburst in the hilly district of Doda in Jammu and Kashmir, police said. View More..
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