33 Killed As Mini Bus Falls Into Gorge In Jammu and Kashmir's Kishtwar

Saturday, 29 June 2019 21:55
KISHTWAR: Thirty three people have been killed and 22 injured after a mini bus fell into a gorge in Jammu and Kashmir's Kishtwar district this morning. The bus, which was on its way from Keshwan to Kishtwar, veered off the…

Jammu-Srinagar highway to open

Sunday, 27 January 2019 10:43
“All landslide debris on the highway in Ramban district was cleared on Saturday evening. Over 80 trucks carrying essential supplies for the Kashmir Valley were allowed to move,” the traffic officials said. A landslide hit the highway in Anokhi Fall…

Jammu-Srinagar highway remains shut

Saturday, 26 January 2019 09:44
“Shooting stones continue at many places in the Ramban district. Landslides again hit the highway in Gagroo, Anokhi Fall and Battery Chashma area even as debris clearance operations were underway,” a traffic department official said. Two policemen, including a junior…

Gadkari inaugurates bridge over Ravi linking J&K, Punjab

Wednesday, 23 January 2019 09:52
Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari on Tuesday inaugurated a 1,210-meter span-bridge over the river Ravi in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kathua district to reduce the distance to Punjab’s Pathankot city by 36 km. Addressing a public rally after inaugurating…

Northern Army Commander reviews security along LoC

Tuesday, 08 January 2019 13:34
Northern Army Commander, Lieutenant General Ranbir Singh on Monday visited forward positions along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Rajouri districts to review preparedness of deployed soldiers. A statement issued by the Udhampur-headquartered Northern Command said: “Northern Army…

Slain civilian in J&K clashes leaves behind Indonesian wife

Saturday, 15 December 2018 16:27
One of the two civilians killed in clashes with the security forces on Saturday in Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama district, leaves behind an Indonesian wife and a three-month-old baby. Abid Hussain of Karimabad village completed his MBA from Indonesia, and…

Sexual exploitation of women now criminal offence in J&K

Saturday, 15 December 2018 08:57
Jammu and Kashmir on Friday became the first state to have a law explicitly banning sexual exploitation of woman by those in positions of authority, having a fiduciary relationship or by a public servant. The State Administrative Council (SAC) headed…

In Shadow Of Boycott, Jammu And Kashmir's First Civic Polls In 13 Years

Monday, 08 October 2018 09:16
RINAGAR: Jammu and Kashmir is voting for the first phase of civic polls that has been boycotted by the two key parties in the Valley, National Conference and Mehbooba Mufti's People's Democratic Party. Elections are being held in 422 of…

Terrorists Hiding Inside Building In Kashmir's Anantnag, Woman Dies In Crossfire

Saturday, 01 July 2017 13:46
SRINAGAR: A major gun battle is underway between security forces and terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir's Anantnag since early this morning. A woman was killed and three other civilians were injured in crossfiring between security forces and terrorists holed up…

Soldier killed as army foils infiltration bid on LoC

Wednesday, 31 August 2016 08:42
Jammu: A soldier was killed on Tuesday in Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri district even as the army foiled an infiltration bid from across the Line of Control (LoC), defence sources said.A defence sources told IANS that Lance Naik Rajender Singh…