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Rain, snow likely in many parts of J&K

    Updated On : Jan 23,2018   1:58 pm
Srinagar, Jan 23 (IANS) The Kashmir Valley and Ladakh region on Tuesday continued to be gripped by a cold wave, with officials forecasting rain and snow in various parts of Jammu and Kashmir. View More..

J&K crime branch to probe minor girl's murder

    Updated On : Jan 23,2018   1:34 pm
Jammu, Jan 23 (IANS) The Jammu and Kashmir government on Tuesday said the state crime branch will probe the abduction and murder of an eight-year-old girl in Kathua district last week. View More..

NC protests harassment of Kashmiris ahead of R Day

    Updated On : Jan 23,2018   1:28 pm
Jammu, Jan 23 (IANS) The National Conference walked out of the Jammu and Kashmir Assembly on Tuesday alleging harassment of people in the Kashmir Valley ahead of Republic Day celebrations. View More..

Bright sunny days in J&K help brave chilly nights

    Updated On : Jan 23,2018   12:06 pm
Srinagar, Jan 23 (IANS) Cold wave in the valley and bone chilling freeze in the Ladakh region on Tuesday continued unabated. However sunny days have helped the people of Jammu and Kashmir to brace the biting cold during the nights over the last two weeks, the Met said. View More..

Two injured in J&K grenade attacks

    Updated On : Jan 22,2018   8:40 pm
Srinagar, Jan 22 (IANS) A civilian and a policeman were injured on Monday in two separate grenade attacks by militants in the Kashmir Valley, police said. View More..

One injured in J&K grenade attack

    Updated On : Jan 22,2018   5:18 pm
Srinagar, Jan 22 (IANS) A civilian was injured when militants hurled a grenade at an army vehicle on the Srinagar-Jammu national highway in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district on Monday, police said. View More..

J&K considering amnesty to second-time stone pelters: Mehbooba

    Updated On : Jan 22,2018   2:58 pm
Jammu, Jan 22 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Monday said her government was considering amnesty to second-time stone pelters in the Kashmir Valley. View More..

NC lawmaker demands end to harassment of militants' families

    Updated On : Jan 22,2018   12:40 pm
Jammu, Jan 22 (IANS) National Conference (NC) legislator Abdul Majid Larmi on Monday asked the Jammu and Kashmir government to end the "harassment" of families, relatives and neighbours of militants. View More..

No snow in sight in J&K till Jan end: Met

    Updated On : Jan 22,2018   10:34 am
Srinagar, Jan 22 (IANS) Cold wave continued unabated in the Kashmir Valley and Ladakh region on Monday as the Met forecast little probability of any snowfall till January end. View More..

Civilian killed in Pakistan shelling, firing

    Updated On : Jan 22,2018   7:24 am
Jammu, Jan 22 (IANS) A civilian was killed and three others injured in heavy overnight shelling and firing by Pakistan Rangers on the international border in Jammu district, officials said on Monday. View More..

J&K should become bridge of friendship between India, Pakistan: CM

    Updated On : Jan 21,2018   3:58 pm
Srinagar, Jan 21 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Sunday said her state should become a bridge of friendship and not a battlefield between India and Pakistan and appealed to the leadership of the two countries to do so. View More..

Two soldiers injured in Pakistani firing die, death toll is 11

    Updated On : Jan 21,2018   1:48 pm
Jammu, Jan 21 (IANS) Two soldiers injured in Pakistani firing and shelling on the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir succumbed to their injuries on Sunday, taking the toll of people killed in border clashes in Jammu region to 11. View More..

'Transgenders have been marginalised in Kashmir'

    Updated On : Jan 21,2018   11:06 am
Srinagar, Jan 21 (IANS) A recent book looks at the suffering of Kashmir's transgender community by studying the lives of 24 "hijras", with the author contending that very few people are interested in knowing about them, resulting in the sordid conditions in which they live. View More..

Relative calm on J&K borders after two days of firing

    Updated On : Jan 21,2018   9:38 am
Jammu, Jan 21 (IANS) After two days of heavy firing across the border with Pakistan, it was a comparatively calmer night for thousands of border residents in the Jammu region on Sunday. View More..

Restrictions in Srinagar ahead of separatist protest march

    Updated On : Jan 21,2018   9:04 am
Srinagar, Jan 21 (IANS) The Jammu and Kashmir government on Sunday imposed restrictions in parts of the Srinagar city to prevent protests against the killings of 55 people on January 21 in 1990. View More..

SPO deserts police post along with AK-47 in J&K

    Updated On : Jan 20,2018   7:20 pm
Jammu, Jan 20 (IANS) A Special Police Officer (SPO) has deserted a police post along with one AK-47 rifle in Kishtwar district of Jammu region. View More..

Nine killed, 40 injured, in Pakistani firing in two days (Roundup)

    Updated On : Jan 20,2018   7:18 pm
Jammu, Jan 20 (IANS) Nine persons, including three security personnel, were killed and over 40 others injured in escalated violence along the LoC and the International Border between India and Pakistan in Jammu and Kashmir in the past two days, police said on Saturday. View More..

Four killed as India, Pakistan exchange fire on LoC and IB

    Updated On : Jan 20,2018   4:38 pm
Jammu, Jan 20 (IANS) Four people, including three civilians and an Indian Army soldier, were killed and over a dozen others injured on Saturday on the International Border and the Line of Control (LoC) in relentless ceasefire violations by Pakistan. View More..

J&K government suspends SHO for laxity in minor girl's killing

    Updated On : Jan 20,2018   3:50 pm
Jammu, Jan 20 (IANS) The Jammu and Kashmir Government announced in the state assembly on Saturday that the Station House Officer of Hiranagar police station in Jammu will be suspended till the magisterial probe into a minor girl's gruesome murder is completed. View More..

Soldier killed in Pakistani firing on LoC

    Updated On : Jan 20,2018   2:08 pm
Jammu, Jan 20 (IANS) An Indian Army soldier was killed on Saturday in a ceasefire violation by Pakistan along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir, an official said. View More..