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J&K polls to be held by Election Commission, Centre won’t interfere: Amit Shah

Blames Nehru for troubles in Valley, says Sardar Patel not taken into confidence

Disappointed at proposed extension of President’s rule: J&K parties

National Conference vice-president and former chief minister Omar Abdullah on Twitter expressed hope that Assembly elections can be held in J&K “before the winter begins, perhaps along with Jharkhand, Haryana & Maharashtra”.


Four militants linked to al-Qaeda affiliate killed in J&K gunfight

According to the Jammu and Kashmir Police, the encounter broke out at the Panzar area of Shopian in the morning after security forces launched a cordon and search operation following reports that militants were present in the area.

J&K: Five CRPF men killed, two injured in Anantnag militant attack

A J&K Police SHO and a girl were also injured in the incident. Combing operations are underway and the area has been cordoned off.

J-K: Man held for allegedly killing wife, critically injuring daughter

Three of his relatives have also been taken into custody for questioning, sources said.

Fifth column: Signs of hope in Kashmir?

This is as good a time as any for the Prime Minister to make a serious effort at bringing peace to the Valley. Not only because there is fatigue evident in the militancy but because Pakistan is broke.


After Eid prayers, clashes break out in parts of Kashmir

In Srinagar, clashes erupted in the old city and security forces resorted to firing tear smoke shells in order to disperse protestors. Clashes also broke out in Anantnag district in South Kashmir and Sopore district in North Kashmir.

Kashmiri man pleads for bringing back ISIS-cadre son, in custody in Syria

Adil Ahmed, a Kashmir-resident who had completed his MBA from Queensland in Australia, was captured by the US allied forces in Syria after he had surrendered along with many ISIS activists earlier this year, the officials.

Jammu IGP admits presence of militants in Kishtwar district

Earlier in May, Northern Army Commander Lt Gen Ranbir Singh had also ruled out the presence of militants in Kishtwar belt.

BJP for early abrogation of Articles 370, 35A of the Constitution: Ravinder Raina

Raina said his party will work for defreezing of the eight assembly seats reserved for refugees from Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK) and revoking of the cumbersome M-Form exercise for Kashmiri migrant pandits before the next assembly polls.

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Sunjwan Army camp attack: J&K on high alert after terrorists strike, see photos

Sunjwan Army camp attack: According to sources, at around 5 am, three to four terrorists entered the JCO family quarters located at the rear side of the army camp. Officials said the terrorists have been cornered in one of the family quarters and the operation is underway.

Handwara firing: Curfew imposed, four killed so far

Curfew has been imposed in north Kashmir’s Handwara and its neighbouring areas.


Pakistani troops continue to violate ceasefire in Jammu and Kashmir

Pakistani troops continued to fire bullets and mortar shells near border areas in Jammu and Kashmir.

Jammu & Kashmir: Nine civilians killed in Pakistan shelling

Tens of thousands of villagers were fleeing their homes in Kashmir on Monday, as Indian and Pakistani troops bombarded each another with gunfire and mortar shells over the border.

Terror strikes Jammu & Kashmir, one killed

Terror struck Jammu and Kashmir's Kathua district early today as three militants in Army fatigues opened fire at a SUV.

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Express Eye for Detail 14: J&K crisis, Sushma Swaraj out of 2019 race, American tourist in Andaman and more

This week we look at the strange situation in Jammu & Kashmir where a fax machine is all it took to stop three parties from coming together and forming the government. What it means for Sushma Swaraj to opt out of the 2019 general election and the c

Centre announces ceasefire in J&K with militants during Ramzan, CM Mehbooba Mufti thanks Rajnath, Modi and other stakeholders

Home Minister Rajnath Singh announced a ceasefire with militants in Jammu and Kashmir during the holy month of Ramzan.


Sri Sri Ravishankar On Kashmir Turmoil

Watch the video to know what Indian spiritual guru Sri Sri Ravishankar had to say about Kashmir and the rising tension in the valley. The Indian Express Videos: One stop for all videos related to mobile launches, gadgets reviews, technology, Entertainment and Bollywood including political videos, opinions and views.

NIA Conducts Raids In Kashmir, Hyderabad In Connection With Bhopal Ujjain Train Blast Case

Based on the interrogation of the three men arrested for the March 7 Bhopal-Ujjain train blast, the National Investigation Agency has conducted raids in Kashmir and Hyderabad to trace two men with whom they allegedly had contact. Atif Muzaffar, allegedly the key brain behind the group, and Syed Mir Husain, told interrogators that Atif had […]

Atleast 10 Soldiers Dead As Avalanches Hit Jammu & Kashmir's Gurez Sector

Ten soldiers were killed as two avalanches hit Gurez Sector of Kashmir, an army official said on Thursday. An avalanche hit an army camp in Gurez sector of Bandipora district near the Line of Control last evening in which several soldiers were trapped, the army official said. He said rescue operations were launched and seven […]

Drug Racket Busted: 10 kg Heroin Seized, 5 Arrested

In what the Jammu and Kashmir Police claims is one of the biggest seizure of narcotics purportedly smuggled in from across the Line of Control in recent years, 10 kg each of “high quality” heroin and brown sugar were confiscated and an inter-state drug racket busted with the arrest of five in Jammu city on […]


4 Militants, Army Man Killed In Handwara, Jammu & Kashmir Encounter

Officials said that the Army and Special Operation Group of Police had launched an operation at Shalwari forests in Vilgam. Read more