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Ceasefire Violations: Border villages continue to live in fear
Wed, Feb 21, 2018

A day after the shelling on LoC in Churanda village left three civilians injured on Monday, residents fear the return of old days when cross border shelling triggered mass migration from several villages in north Kashmir’s Uri district.

J-K: Pakistan violates ceasefire in Uri district, three civilians injured
Tue, Feb 20, 2018

The area had earlier also witnessed ceasefire violation between India and Pakistan. In October 2012, three civilians including a woman were killed in the incident of ceasefire violation.

NIA court grants seven day remand to five accused involved in escape of Naveed Jutt
Fri, Feb 16, 2018

The Pakistani militant escaped after militants killed two police men: headconstable Mushtaq Ahmad and constable Babar. The cops were taking the Pakistani prisoner for medical consultation in the hospital.

Sunjuwan attack: ‘Lost both son, father… God knows what will happen to this family’
Wed, Feb 14, 2018

The father and son were among those killed in the terror attack on Sunjwan Army camp.

Srinagar: 30-hour encounter ends, two militants gunned down near CRPF camp
Wed, Feb 14, 2018

The militants were killed after security personnel opened heavy fire towards the five-storey building they were holed up in.

Militant commander who became govt staff gunned down
Tue, Feb 13, 2018

On Monday afternoon, unidentified gunmen attacked Mohammed Yusuf Rather at Sandipora Budgam while he was in a private vehicle.

Sunjuwan attack: Soldiers’ families wait in Valley for bodies as snowfall affects airlift
Tue, Feb 13, 2018

Qureshi hailed from Batapora village, close to the LoC in Kupwara, and is survived by wife Hamida Bano, who is six months pregnant, and six young daughters.

Bid to attack Srinagar security camp foiled, CRPF man killed in gunfight
Mon, Feb 12, 2018

The 23 Battalion CRPF camp, which was targeted on Monday, is located near the SMHS Hospital, from where Pakistani militant Naveed Jat was freed from police custody by terrorists on February 6.

CRPF men foil militants’ bid to attack Srinagar camp, encounter underway
Mon, Feb 12, 2018

The officials said two militants tried to sneak into the 23 Battalion CRPF camp in the early hours. However, alert guards on duty averted their entry into the camp, forcing them to flee from the spot.

Sunjuwan attack: ‘I called him again, but phone was switched off’
Mon, Feb 12, 2018

The attack by militants at the Army camp in Sunjuwan in Jammu left six dead on Sunday — and five villages across the state shattered.

‘If death penalty was solution, Army camp wouldn’t have faced attack’
Sun, Feb 11, 2018

Rasheed, MLA from Langate constituency , said the separatist Hurriyat Conference represents sentiments and sacrifices of the people and accused its leaders of having “diminished their stature by their own actions”.

Girl injured in Shopian firing succumbs
Sun, Feb 11, 2018

On January 24, two militants and a civilian were killed in an encounter at Chaigund village. Three persons, including two girls, were injured after forces opened fire during a protest.

Srinagar hospital attack: LeT man who escaped seen with Hizbul Mujahideen men in social media posts
Fri, Feb 09, 2018

In one picture, he is seen with Hizbul Mujahideen commander Sameer alias Tiger, who is active in south Kashmir’s Shopian district. In another, an unidentified militant is seen hugging Jat .

Days after Srinagar hospital attack, Muneer Khan removed as IG Kashmir
Fri, Feb 09, 2018

Though the reshuffle came days after Srinagar hospital attack, sources said this it had nothing to do with the escape of Pakistani militant, Naveed Jat alias Hanzulla.

Srinagar hospital attack: Four arrested for helping Pakistani militant escape
Thu, Feb 08, 2018

Two policemen were killed at Srinagar’s SMSH Hospital Tuesday after militants opened fire on a police team accompanying detainees from the Central Jail to the hospital. Pakistani militant Naveed Jat alias Hanzulla escaped from custody during the attack.

Srinagar hospital attack: Escaped militant has reached safe destination, says Hizbul Mujahideen
Thu, Feb 08, 2018

Hizbul Mujahideen operational commander Riyaz Naikoo released an audio message, saying Jat and the militant who “rescued” him had reached a “safe destination”.

Srinagar hospital attack: Captured Pakistani militant escapes, two cops killed
Tue, Feb 06, 2018

A high alert has been issued in the city following the escape of the foreign militant. There are reports that the militants also managed to decamp with the rifle of the injured policemen. 

Charges filed against six for killing six J-K cops last June
Tue, Feb 06, 2018

In June last year, Achabal SHO, Sub Inspector, Firoz Ahmad Dar and five other police personnel killed when militants ambushed their vehicle at Thajiwara Achabal in south Kashmir's Anantnag district.

J-K: Youth injured during Army firing in Kulgam, cops file case
Tue, Feb 06, 2018

A youth, identified as Arif Ahmad Lone, was injured. He was taken to a hospital, where doctors said his condition was stable.

In Srinagar, a 16-year-old girl gives voice to players who can’t speak, hear
Mon, Feb 19, 2018

Arwa Imtiyaz Bhat is not a coach or player, but performs a more important role for deaf and mute sportspersons in Srinagar

J-K: Cops claim arrest of 2 Pakistan-trained militants
Sun, Feb 04, 2018

The arrested militants said that militant camps are located near Burma Town in Islamabad and are being run by a terrorist commander operating under the code names Hanzala Adnan and Omar, the SSP said.

Three jawans killed in Jammu and Kashmir avalanche
Sat, Feb 03, 2018

Defense spokesman Rajesh Kalia told The Indian Express that three soldiers were killed when the Army post was hit by an avalanche in Machil sector. “One soldier is injured and no one is missing,” he said.

No counter-FIR in Shopian firing, Army’s version included: J&K police
Thu, Feb 01, 2018

In Pune, Army’s Northern Commander chief Lt Gen Devraj Anbu said that the soldiers responded with firing only after being “provoked to the ultimate”.

Amarnath Yatra attack case chargesheet filed against 11
Tue, Jan 30, 2018

Eight people were killed and 19 injured when militants attacked a bus carrying pilgrims last year at Khanbal.

After Oppn, BJP and PDP leaders also want J&K panchayat elections to be pushed back
Sun, Jan 28, 2018

While the government had earlier announced February 15 as a possible date, the poll notification for that should have been issued on January 17 – it has not been issued so far.

Kashmir: 18-year-old girl from Pune, suspected to be suicide bomber, arrested
Fri, Jan 26, 2018

Kashmir Police sources confirmed that the girl, along with an accomplice, have been arrested, and that an investigation is underway.

J&K: Principal threatened for sending students to Republic Day event
Thu, Jan 25, 2018

The two-and-a-half minute video shows the militants — whose faces are not visible — demanding an apology from the principal, Ghulam Mohammed Shiekh.

J&K teen, two militants killed
Thu, Jan 25, 2018

The Army and police launched an operation in the village on Tuesday afternoon after militants opened fire on the forces.

‘Suicide bomber’: J&K Police on alert after input on teen girl
Thu, Jan 25, 2018

In the communication from the Inspector-General of Police, Kashmir, to all the top police officers, the forces have been asked to be on high alert.

Security beefed up in Valley ahead of Republic Day
Wed, Jan 24, 2018

This year, the main Republic Day parade will be held at the high-security zone of Sher-i-Kashmir stadium at Sonwar. The venue has already been sealed.

J-K: Villagers object to Army camp, force asks for land elsewhere
Tue, Jan 23, 2018

“When there is a big army camp just 4 km away at Khanbal, then what is the need to occupy a stretch of land that is used as a sports stadium by the youths?” asked Mohammad Shafi, a youth from the village.

J-K: Militants once again using Uri sector for infiltration despite heavy security
Fri, Jan 19, 2018

A senior officer told The Indian Express that the militants who were neutralised Monday were heavily armed and could have either entered any nearby camp or moved close to Uri brigade headquarters.

Kashmir: Five JeM militants neutralised as infiltration bid foiled in Uri
Tue, Jan 16, 2018

The militants were neutralised in a joint operation launched by the Jammu and Kashmir Police, Army and the CRPF.

J&K: IED defused on national highway
Sun, Jan 14, 2018

In the evening, the Army opened fire on a vehicle near Shalteng. Two persons were injured. Officials said both were stable, adding that the vehicle did not stop at the checking point when it was asked to stop by Armymen

They are forcing people of Kashmir to pick up gun: Bilal Ahmad Kawa’s family
Sat, Jan 13, 2018

The family and relatives blamed the media for projecting an “innocent civilian” as a “terrorist” and demanded his immediate release.

Afzal Guru’s son passes Class XII with distinction, wants to pursue medicine
Fri, Jan 12, 2018

In 2016, Galib had secured 95 per cent marks in the Class X boards. As the news of Galib’s result spread, many took to social media to congratulate him. These included Hurriyat chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq.