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Jammu and Kashmir News


The rise of Kashmir

August 06, 2022 8:31 am

Manoj Sinha writes: Three years after break from past, it is moving forward, becoming destination for tourists and businesses

J&K sees fall in militant attacks, but shift in recruitment strategy remains a worry

August 05, 2022 11:43 am

Since 2019, more than 690 militants have been killed in Jammu and Kashmir, 132 of them this year. In the same period, 527 individuals joined militant ranks.

Pay flag fee, shopkeepers in J&K told; voluntary, says govt

July 25, 2022 11:14 am

On Friday, the Anantnag Chief Education Officer (CEO) issued a circular for schools in the district, asking students and teachers to pay the Rs 20 fee. This circular was withdrawn after being shared widely on social media.

Three men held for Udhampur ‘sticky bomb’ blast that killed one, say police

June 05, 2022 1:56 am

Police said that during their investigation of the March 9 blast, Sohil had confessed to placing a sticky bomb in Udhampur’s Slathia Chowk allegedly on the directions of his Pakistani handler Mohammad Amin alias Khubaib.

J&K departments put up Hindu staff transfer list online, staff say puts us at risk

June 05, 2022 12:33 am

Director, Rural Development (Kashmir), Imam Din told The Sunday Express that he is not aware that the orders are still up on the department's website. "Are the orders posted on our website," he asked. “Let me check it first.”

Court orders exhumation: Jammu family didn’t have a say in Valley

May 28, 2022 7:31 am

The family members of three killed (the fourth was allegedly a militant from Pakistan) contested police claims they were either militants or had militant links.

PoJK oustees hold ‘sankalp’ rally in Jammu, seek justice

May 09, 2022 4:21 am

The first-ever mega rally of this kind was organised by the Jammu Kashmir People’s Forum headed by Romesh Sabbarwal, a prominent RSS activist, at the Padamshri Padma Sachdeva PG College for Women Gandhi Nagar here.

With security, pilgrims pray at ASI-protected temple ruins in Valley

May 08, 2022 12:00 pm

The 8th century temple was said to have been destroyed during the rule of Sikandar Shah Miri between 1389 and 1413.

J&K delimitation report raises more questions than it answers. Next step, polls

May 07, 2022 9:41 am

J&K has not had elected representatives since 2018. Governed by unaccountable bureaucrats, police and security forces, the real J&K is a far cry from the picture postcards of tourists at Dal Lake.

In his first J&K visit since August 2019, PM Modi frames an economic push

April 25, 2022 9:18 am

In his outreach to the youth in the Valley, the prime minister said, “You will never suffer the way your parents, grandparents did in the past.”