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17-Jul-2018 Srinagar

Vigilance registered case against former official for fraud

Vigilance Organization registered a formal case against S. Pardeep Singh then ZEO Arnas and John Mohd then Teacher / Incharge Head Master Govt. Middle School Dharian/ Convenor Village Education Committee Upper Thuroo and private contractor Haji Khushi Mohd vide...

16-Jul-2018 Srinagar

CBI files charges sheet in multi crore JKCA scam

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Monday filed a charge sheet in multi crore scam in Jammu and Kashmir Cricket Association (JKCA) in Chief Judicial Magistrate (CJM) Court in Srinagar.Sources said that at the time of filing of the charge sheet,...

14-Jul-2018 Srinagar

Sopore police busts forest smugglers gang, 19 accused persons arrested

Sopore police has busted a gang of forest smugglers by arresting 19 notorious accused persons involved in various forest theft cases of Police Station Sopore.These arrested smugglers were identified as Bilal Ahmad Lone, Ali Mohammad Lone, Mohammad Afzal Lone,...

11-Jul-2018 Shopian

Boy killed, 5 others injured in Shopian blast

A minor boy was killed and five others including a girl sustained splinter injuries in a mysterious blast at Memendar village of south Kashmir’s Shopian district on Wednesday.Reports reaching GNS said that a group of minor boys were playing at Memander...

28-Jun-2018 Srinagar

Police says 4 LeT men behind Bukhari’s killing

Police on Thursday claimed that involvement of four Lashkar-e-Toiba militants, including Naveed Jhat who escaped from SMHS hospital in February this year, behind the killing of noted journalist and Chief Editor ‘Rising Kashmir’ Shujaat Bukhari.Addressing a...

28-Jun-2018 Srinagar

Police identifies ‘killers’ of Shujhat Bukhari

Jammu Kashmir Police have blamed four men for the killing of veteran Journalist Syed Shujhat Bukhari- the owner of Daily Rising Kashmir.Addressing a press conference here in Kashmir capital Inspector General of Police Kashmir Zone, SP Pani said that the plot...

19-Jun-2018 Sopore

Two LeT OGWs arrested in Sopore : Police

Police on Tuesday claimed to have arrested two Over-ground workers (OGWs) of Lashkar-e-Toiba militant outfit from Sopore town of north Kashmir.A police spokesperson said that a joint naka was laid by police, 32-RR of army and 92 Bn CRPF near Dachanpora crossing...

15-Jun-2018 Srinagar

Two policemen among four injured in militant attack in Srinagar

Two policemen and as many civilians were injured in a militant attack near SMHS hospital in Kaka Sarai area of Srinagar.Reports said that the militants opened fire on a police naka party, resulting in injuries to two cops and as many civilians. All the injured...

04-Jun-2018 Shopian

16 persons including 4 cops wounded in Shopian grenade attack

At least over a dozen people including four cops were wounded after unidentified persons lobbed a grenade on Government Force in South Kashmir’s Shopian distirct.The grenade blast created panic in the area while Forces fired dozens of rounds in air. A police...

01-Jun-2018 Anantnag

4 CRPF men, cop, civilian in Khanbal grenade blast

Four paramilitary troopers, a policeman and a civilian sustained splinter injuries after militants hurled a grenade at Khanbal area of South Kashmir's Anantnag district on Friday.Official sources told GNS that suspected militants lobbed a grenade on a joint...

01-Jun-2018 Srinagar

2 youth ran over by CRPF vehicle at Nowhatta, police registers case

Two youths were injured after a CRPF vehicle ran over them during a clash in Old city of Srinagar district on Friday.Official sources told GNS that a group of youth resorted to stone-pelting on forces after Friday prayers. They said police used teargas and...

30-May-2018 Srinagar

Police Bust Fake Travel Agency in Kashmir capital Srinagar

Jammu and Kashmir Police on Wednesday claimed to have busted a fake travel agency in summer capital Srinagar while nabbing a fraudster in the case.In a statement, a police spokesperson said the Tourism Enforcement Wing of Jammu and Kashmir Police busted a...

23-May-2018 Anantnag

3 Women among 10 civilians injured in Bijbehara blast

At least ten civilians were injured after unknown persons hurled a grenade on forces vehicle in Bijbehara area of south Kashmir's Anantnag district on Wednesday.A police spokesman told GNS that suspected militants lobbed a grenade on forces Gypsy which...

23-May-2018 Srinagar

Five killed, thirty injured in LoC firing

Five civilians were killed and thirty others, including three Border Security Force (BSF) personnel, were injured in the latest exchange of fire and shelling along the International Border (IB) in Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday, reports claimed.Reports said...

19-May-2018 Srinagar

Case registered against three persons for cheating Bank

A case has been registered against three persons for obtaining loan from J&K Bank by producing fake documents.Crime Branch Kashmir received a communication from J&K Bank Zonal Office Srinagar, which reveals that one Farooq Ahmad Pandith S/O Ab....

18-May-2018 Jammu

Five persons including BSF man killed in Pakistan firing

Five persons including a Border Security Forces man were killed after Pakistani troops on Friday fired at Indian posts along the Line of Control (LoC) in RS Pura, Bishnah and Arnia sectors of Jammu and Kashmir.Twelve persons, including a BSF officer, were...

11-May-2018 Budgam

Policeman killed in militant attack in Budgam

A cop was killed after militants attacked a minority picket guarded by Jammu Kashmir police in Wadwun Soibugh area of Central Kashmir’s Budgam district.Reports said that militants fired upon cops guarding the house of a Kashmiri Pandit Avtar Krishan Koul....

10-May-2018 Anantang

Anantnag Police arrests a fraudster

Islamabad police on Thursday arrested a notorious fraudster in Achabal area of Islamabad district.The spokesman said that a complaint was received by Rasool Teli resident of Uttresso in police station Achabal that an unknown person in the garb of assisting in...

08-May-2018 Baramulla

4 militants, 7 OGWs held in separate raids in Baramulla: Police

Police on Monday claimed to have arrested four militants and seven OGWs in separate raids of north Kashmir’s Baramulla district.A senior police officer told GNS that the militants and the OGWs were arrested during separate raids by the joint team of SOG Baramulla,...

06-May-2018 Shopian

KU assistant professor join militant ranks, gets trapped in Shopian

A day after reports about him going missing, Kashmir University assistant professor has joined militant ranks and has been trapped by the joint team of government forces in Shopian district of south Kashmir on Saturday.The police have called the family...

04-May-2018 Sopore

Driver killed, wife injured as unknown gunmen attack them in Sopore

A 34-year-old man was shot dead while his wife sustained critical bullet injuries after unknown gunmen opened fire upon them at Harwan area of Sopore in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district.Official sources told GNS that the unknown gunmen fired upon the...

25-Apr-2018 Srinagar

Gunmen fired upon political worker in Pulwama, killed

A political worker Ghulam Nabi Patel was shot dead by suspected militants in Pulwama district of South Kashmir today.Patel was killed when militants fired at his escort at Rajpora Chowk. He was rushed to a nearby hospital where he passed away.His two police...

25-Apr-2018 Srinagar

Mainstream activist killed, disowned by PDP, Congress

A mainstream political activist was shot dead while his two unarmed guards suffered injuries after the unknown gunmen carried out an attack on them at Rajpora in south Kashmir's Pulwama district on Wednesday.Official sources told news agency GNS that the...

25-Apr-2018 Srinagar

Mushtaq Ahmad Pir who put BOPEE on sale gets 16 years imprisonment

Special anti-corruption judge Kashmir (Srinagar) Yash Paul Bourney Wednesday sentenced the former chairman of the Board of Professional Entrance Examination (BOPEE) Mushtaq Ahmad Peer to sixteen years in jail besides a fine of Rs one crore in a multi-crore cash...

10-Apr-2018 Nagrota

Two soldiers killed in Pakistan firing

Two soldiers were killed as Pakistani army violated ceasefire in Sunderbani sector along the Line of Control (LoC) on Monday evening.“Pakistan Army initiated unprovoked and indiscriminate firing of small arms, automatics and mortars from 17:15 hours (5.15...

06-Apr-2018 Bandipora

Locals recover headless body of abducted Hajin youth

Locals on Friday recovered the headless body of a youth abducted by gunmen late last Wednesday night from his home in Bonkhan Mohalla of Hajin area of north Kashmir’s Bandipora district.A police official said that the body of Manzoor Ahmad Bhat (25), son of...

06-Apr-2018 Srinagar

Body of abducted Kashmiri youth recovered

The headless body of a youth who was abducted by militants earlier this week, was recovered on Friday in Jammu and Kashmir's Bandipora district, police said.The body of 25-year old Manzoor Ahmad Bhat was found in an orchard in Hajin area.Police sources said...

05-Apr-2018 Bandipora

Militants abduct man, shoots his father in Hajin

In a second such incident in as many days, suspected militants abducted a man and injured his father in Hajin town of north Kashmir’s Bandipora district late last night, police said.A spokesman, in a statement, said that militants barged into the house...

05-Apr-2018 Jammu

Gulmarg Land Scam: Baramulla Court to conclude trial expeditiously

In a significant order a Division Bench of the State High Court (Jammu Wing) comprising Justice Alok Aradhe and Justice Tashi Rabstan has directed the 1st Additional Sessions Judge, Baramulla to take steps for completion of the trial expeditiously. The...

31-Mar-2018 Srinagar

Vigilance registers case against two engineers

Vigilance Organization Kashmir (VOK) has registered a case under Prevention of Corruption Act on outcome of a verification Conducted into the allegations that the Executive Engineer and Assistant Executive Engineer have misappropriated huge amount while execution...

28-Mar-2018 Pulwama

Militants disappear after exchange of fire in Pulwama

After a brief exchange of fire militants reportedly managed to flee from the spot in Littar area of South Kashmir’s Pulwama district.   Reliable sources said that after receiving inputs about the presence of militants in Littar village, 3 Rashtriya...

18-Mar-2018 Poonch

Five killed, seven injured in Pakistan shelling

Five civilians were killed and seven others, including five soldiers, injured on Sunday in indiscriminate shelling by Pakistan army on the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district, officials said.Police said a shell fired by Pakistan army...

18-Mar-2018 Poonch

Five civilians killed in Pakistan firing on LoC

Five members of a family were killed and two others critically injured on Sunday in Pakistan shelling on the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district, police said.According to the police, the Pakistan Army resorted to indiscriminate shelling...

17-Mar-2018 Shopian

Militants attack police vehicle in South Kashmir

Militants have reportedly fired upon the police vehicle in South Kashmir’s Shopian district.The incident occurred at Hajipora area of the district.Reports said that police vehicles on way to Shopian were attacked by militants. SSP Shopian was present in the vehicle...

16-Mar-2018 Kishtwar

Kishtwar Police Cracks Blind Murder of Local Businessman

The Kishtwar Police has cracked the blind murder case of a local businessman who was killed on March 9 in a shootout near Kishtwar Jamia Masjid.The Police has arrested the accused and has recovered the weapon of offence in the presence of Magistrates and...

05-Mar-2018 Shopian

LeT militant found dead in Shopian orchard

Body of a militant was found from apple orchards at Saidipora village in Shopian district of south Kashmir on Monday.Sources identified the militant as Ashiq Hussain Bhat son of Mohammad Ishaq Bhat of Rakhpora Shopian. He had joined militant ranks last year...

03-Mar-2018 Poonch

Four Pakistani soldiers killed in 48 hrs

Four Pakistani soldiers were killed and as many Indians were injured, including two army men and two civilians, in border hostilities in Jammu and Kashmir in the last 48 hours.Informed sources said that the four Pakistani soldiers were killed in retaliation...

25-Feb-2018 Srinagar

Policeman dies in militant attack in Kashmir

A policeman was killed in a militant attack on Sunday near Charar-e-Sharief shrine in Badgam district of Jammu and Kashmir, police said.Constable Kultar Singh of the Jammu and Kashmir Armed Police 13th Battalion was injured when militants attacked a security...

21-Feb-2018 Srinagar

Srinagar police busts car lifting gang

Srinagar police has busted a car lifting gang and arrested three accused persons involved in the crime.police Station  Parimpora has received constant complaints about car and motor cycle thefts since last few months. In order to crack the cases, a special...

18-Feb-2018 Poonch

Army foils infiltration bid, kills militant

A militant was killed on the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district on Sunday as the army foiled a major infiltration bid, defence sources said.Defence Ministry sources said that the major infiltration bid from across the LoC was...

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