J-K LG, Omar Abdullah condemn killing of Kashmiri Pandit in Shopian

Jammu and Kashmir Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha and political leaders cutting across party lines on Tuesday condemned the killing of a Kashmir Pandit in the Shopian district. A Kashmiri Pandit died and his brother was injured after they were shot by militants in the Shopian district of Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday, police said. A … Read more

J-K Peoples Justice Front serves drinking water to promote unity and peace

Jammu and Kashmir People’s Justice Front held a camp at Singhpora Pattan area on the Srinagar-Baramulla national highway where hundreds of people were served drinking water in commemoration of Imam Hussain AS who sacrificed his life for the nation in Karbala area in Iraq. Muharram is the first month of the Islamic calendar. It is … Read more

J-K Lt Governor flags off ‘The Great India Run’ in Srinagar

Jammu and Kashmir Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha flagged off ‘The Great India Run’ from the iconic Lal Chowk Srinagar, said officials on Friday. The marathoners will cover a distance of more than 800 kilometres from Srinagar to New Delhi with the message of peace and national integration. The run is being dedicated to the ‘HarGharTiranga’ … Read more

J-K: Online registration for recruitment into army as Angiveers begins

Online registration for recruitment into the Indian Army under the Centre’s Agnipath scheme for Union territories of Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh commenced on Tuesday, officials said. A recruitment rally will be conducted by Army Recruiting Office, Srinagar, from September 17 to September 30 at Haiderbeig, Pattan in Baramulla district. ”The recruitment rally will be … Read more

ADGP reviews security arrangements, monitors convoy movement along J-K highway

Additional Director General of Police Mukesh Singh on Friday reviewed security arrangements of the ongoing Amarnath Yatra along the Jammu-Srinagar national highway and directed the officers to prioritise convenience and safety of the pilgrims during convoy movement. Singh, who was accompanied by other senior police officers, moved with the yatra convoy from Jammu to Lambar … Read more

‘Stop picking up guns’: Mehbooba Mufti urges J-K youth to shun violence

Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister and PDP chief Mehbooba Mufti has appealed to the youth in the union territory to shun violence and refrain from “picking up guns”. “I request youngsters and parents to stop youth from picking guns. They (forces) get money by killing you. I request them to stop picking guns,” said … Read more

J-K: Hizb-ul-Mujahideen terrorist killed in Kulgam encounter

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One terrorist of the proscribed terror outfit Hizb-ul-Mujahideen (HM) was killed during the encounter with security forces, police said on Saturday. “EncounterUpdate: 1 terrorist of proscribed terror outfit HM killed. Operation in progress. Further details shall follow,” tweeted the Kashmir zone police. The encounter broke out in the Khandipora area in the wee hours of … Read more

J-K: Two Lashkar-e-Taiba terrorists arrested in Baramulla

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Indian Army in a joint operation with Jammu and Kashmir Police arrested two active terrorists linked with proscribed terror outfit Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) in Baramulla, informed the police officials on Friday. “Acting promptly on specific information, Police along with Army arrested 2 active terrorists of proscribed terror outfit LeT identified as Irshad Ahmad Mir son of … Read more

Shiv Sena MP Priyanka Chaturvedi to visit J-K to meet slain Kashmiri pandits’ kin

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By Payal Mehta Shiv Sena MP Priyanka Chaturvedi on Thursday will visit Jammu and Kashmir to meet the kin of Kashmiri pandits who were recently killed by terrorists. Chaturvedi, who will be taking a message of solidarity from the leadership of her party, is likely to meet two to three families including that of government … Read more

Atmosphere of fear in J-K, no one certain about his future: Omar Abdullah

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National Conference leader Omar Abdullah on Friday said tourist arrivals in Jammu and Kashmir should not be linked with normalcy as there is an atmosphere of fear in which no one is certain about his future. He said the government should be asked how the situation has come to a point where militancy has … Read more