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Will send aircraft for Rahul Gandhi to visit Kashmir: J-K governor

The governor said Gandhi should feel ashamed about the behaviour of one of his leaders who was talking like an "idiot" in Parliament.

Once upon a time there was home

Given the insubstantial time I spent in Jammu, I am perhaps an interloper to comment on the overnight change in its status, from ‘special’ to one half of a Union Territory. But given it is the city of my ancestors, I retain a right to mourn a sense of loss.


Section 144 imposed in Srinagar; public movement barred, schools, colleges shut

Kashmir: As per the order, all public movement has been curtailed and educational institutions will remain closed. The order has also banned holding any kind of public meeting or rally until the order is withdrawn.

VIDEO: CRPF constables jump in to save girl from being washed away

While two constables waded through the stream to catch hold of the girl, others ran downstream in case the first two jawans failed to catch her.

Amid tight security, 14th batch of 5,210 pilgrims leave Jammu for Amarnath

As many as 8,734 pilgrims paid obeisance to Lord Shiva in the shape of Ice Lingum at the Amarnath cave shrine till Sunday night, thereby taking the total to 1,82,712 pilgrims, who have visited the holy site in the past 11 days.

Jammu: 35 killed, many injured as bus falls into gorge in Kishtwar; probe ordered

At least 35 passengers were killed Monday morning when a minibus fell into a deep gorge along Keshwan-Thakrai road in Jammu and Kashmir's Kishtwar district


J&K: Police cordoned militants in Kishtwar district, encounter underway

The Kishtwar place has recently established contact with a group of militants during searches in Mariah area of Kishtwar.

J&K: Indefinite curfew in Bhaderwah area of Doda district after death of villager

An indefinite curfew was imposed in Jammu and Kashmir’s Bhaderwah area of Doda district on Thursday morning as protests broke out following the murder of a 40-year-old villager by unidentified persons.

Death toll in Jammu bus stand grenade attack rises to two

Jammu IGP M K Sinha said that Yasir Javed Bhat, a resident of Khanpora-Dassein village in Kulgam, was tasked by Hizbul Mujahideen Kulgam district commander Farooq Ahmad Bhat alias Umar to carry out the attack.

Pulwama terror attack: Punishing Pakistan — the options India has

Pulwama terror attack: As New Delhi considers coercive diplomacy after the terror attack in Kashmir, a look at the various measures it has tried in the past, and what their impact has been.

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Top Frames: China boat capsize in Yangtze, Manipur ambush, Sikh protests in Jammu

Capsized cruise ship Eastern Star is pulled out of the Yangtze against sunset in China.

Pakistan continues to violate ceasefire along LoC

Indian and Pakistani troops fired bullets and mortar shells across the border between Kashmir and Pakistan for a second day Tuesday, with both accusing the other of provoking the violence.


Today in Pics: Firing at LoC

One more civilian died as Pakistani mortar shelling spread to newer areas on the Indian side in R S Pura and Arnia secrtors on Saturday night.

Today in pics: Flash floods on the outskirts of Jammu

A boy captures the water currents of the raging river Tawi.

Fire breaks out in Jammu hotel

Four persons were killed and 11 injured when a fire broke out in a hotel in Jammu.

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Jammu: Youth Congress demands Irani’s resignation

Jammu, Jan 22 (ANI): The incident of Dalit scholar’s suicide in the University of Hyderabad has raised uproar in all parts of the country. The youth Congress party workers on Friday protested against the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Jammu and demanded resignation of Human Resources and Development Minister Smriti Irani. Jammu Youth Congress president Pranav said if the HRD minister is not removed from the post, the Youth congress will continue these protests in the whole country.