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Three JeM militants held in Kathua, cops say major attack foiled

With the arrests, the police said they foiled a major militant attack in the region.

J&K Police books five people for posting sensitive comments on Facebook

All five have been booked under sections of 153-A and 66-B of the IT Act, SSP Manhas said, adding that the legal proceedings against them have been initiated.


In a first, Shaurya Chakra to three J&K cops who fought militants, two of them with their lives

A release by the J&K Police on Saturday said Sub Inspector Imran Tak and SPO/Follower Ashiq Hussain Malik were honoured posthumously. Head Constable Subash Chander is the third awardee.

Landlines back in parts of Kashmir Valley, some movement curbs relaxed

Kashmir has been under an unprecedented communication blackout since August 5, the day the Centre moved to end the special status of the state.

J-K Police seeks details of mosques in Srinagar, calls it 'routine exercise'

"It is an exercise only to update the basic beat book of the police stations. This exercise is done periodically," SSP Srinagar Haseeb Mughal told Indian Express.

Anantnag terror attack: Death toll rises to six after J&K cop succumbs to injuries at AIIMS

As soon as Khan stepped out of his bullet-proof vehicle, a barrage of bullets were fired by a terrorist, one of which hit his liver and duodenum, police said. On Sunday, Khan's health deteriorated and he was shifted to AIIMS in the afternoon.


J&K: Encounter breaks out between militants, security forces in Kulgam

A police official said a search operation was going on in Kulgam district when the gunfight broke out.

No record to suggest that some Sri Lanka bombers visited Kashmir: J&K Police chief

Talking to PTI, Singh said they have not received any information from the Island nation through diplomatic channel but the persons whose names appeared on social media have not travelled to Kashmir. "We have checked and there is no information about them having visited here," Singh said.

J&K: Head constable shot at by militants in Srinagar

Illiyas Ahmed was attached with the special branch of the district police in Handwara in north Kashmir. Suspected militants barged into his house in Khanyar and shot at him.

J&K: Militants barge into policeman's house, shoot him dead

Police sources said the militants barged into the slain cop's residence at Hanjan Payeen area on Tuesday evening and fired at him. The policeman succumbed to his injuries.