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21-Jul-2017 Uri

Uri blind murder case solved, 2 held

Police has solved the blind murder case after it arrested two people involved in the crime in Uri area of Baramulla District.On 03/07/2017, Police Station Uri received a phone call that the body of 15 years old Maqsood Ahmad Khanday  son of Mohammad Zameer...

18-Jul-2017 Gurez

Two militants killed in Gurez Sector : Army

Indian Army on Tuesday claimed to have foiled an infiltration bid along the Line of Control in Gurez sector of Bandipora district in northern part of Kashmir.Two suspected militants were killed in the operation, while two to three others are believed to be...

18-Jul-2017 Poonch

Soldier killed in Pakistan firing

The Indian and Pakistan armies on Tuesday yet again traded fire and shelling along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir's Bhimbher Gali sector and Poonch.An army soldier was killed in sniper fire from Pakistan near the Line of Control (LoC) in...

12-Jul-2017 Srinagar

Fraud : Vigilance conducts raids

The teams of Vigilance Organization Kashmir Wednesday conducted searches of the residences of the accused public Servants Qazi Muhammad Arif then Superintendent ITI Kupwara and Mushtaq Ahmad Sofi the then Storekeeper ITI Kupwara,  after obtaining the...

10-Jul-2017 Anantang

Terror attack on Amarnath Yatra, 7 killed, 14 injured

In a rare attack on the Amarnath Yatra, terrorists killed seven pilgrims and injured 14 others, including policemen, when they struck at a bus carrying them in Jammu and Kashmir's Anantang district.The bus was attacked in Batengoo around 8.20 p.m. while...

10-Jul-2017 Kupwara

Army foils infiltration bid in north Kashmir, two militants killed

India and Pakistan on Sunday night resorted the indiscriminate cross firing along the Line of Control (LoC) in Nowgam sector, reports said on Monday.The fresh cross firing comes a day after many from both sides including an off duty Indian Army soldier were...

10-Jul-2017 Srinagar

Lashkar-e-Toiba disowns Hindu militant Sandeep Kumar

Militant outfit Lashkar-e-Toiba has denied of having any ties with Sandeep Kumar alias Adil and Shakoor.“Sandeep Kumar, who belongs to Uttar Paradesh, has no links whatsoever with Lashkar-e-Toiba. This is nothing but a conspiracy put up by Ajit Doval and his...

10-Jul-2017 Srinagar

Non-local Hindu militant arrested from Kashmir

Jammu and Kashmir police has arrested an Uttar Pradesh resident who was allegedly an active member of the Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) group that killed an SHO and five other police personnel in South Kashmir, Inspector General of Police (IGP), Kashmir, Munir Khan...

10-Jul-2017 Srinagar

LeT module busted in Kashmir, Hindu militant arrested

Jammu and Kashmir police said on Monday it has busted a module of the Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) outfit in the valley and arrested a Hindu militant who is an active member of the terror group.Giving details to the media here, Munir Khan, Inspector General of Police...

08-Jul-2017 Poonch

Border Skirmishes : Soldier and his wife killed in mortar firing

An army jawan and his wife was killed after Pakistani Rangers allegedly fired mortar shells in border district of Poonch in Jammu and Kashmir.Police sources told CNS that a couple was killed after their house was hit by a mortar shell fired by Pakistani...

03-Jul-2017 Anantnag

Cop wounded in militant attack in Anantnag

A cop was critically injured after he was fired upon by suspected militants in South Kashmir’s Anantnag district.Reports and eyewitnesses said that suspected militants targeted a police party on Yatra duty near General Bus Stand in Anantnag town, resulting...

03-Jul-2017 Anantnag

J&K cop injured in firing by militants

A Jammu and Kashmir policeman was critically injured on Monday when militants fired at him in Anantnag town.The policeman was fired at from close range near the town bus stand, the police said. He has been rushed to Srinagar for treatment.Militants have...

25-Jun-2017 Srinagar

Two militants killed, three soldiers injured in Kashmir

Two militants were killed and three soldiers injured on Sunday in fighting that erupted the previous day with an attack on a CRPF patrol that left a trooper dead, authorities said.After hours of fighting to liquidate the two militants holed up in the Delhi...

24-Jun-2017 Srinagar

CRPF officer killed, two injured in Pantha Chowk militant attack

A Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel was Saturday while two others sustained injuries after suspected militants attacked their vehicle in Pantha Chowk area of Srinagar.Sources said that three troopers were injured after militants opened indiscriminate...

24-Jun-2017 Srinagar

Police forms SIT to probe DySP’s lynching, Three more arrested

A day after the gruesome lynching to death of a police officer drew outrage across the valley, police today formed a Special Investigating Team (SIT) to probe the barbaric incident even as three more persons have been arrested by police.The DIG will form...

22-Jun-2017 Pulwama

Three militants, a civilian killed in South Kashmir

Three Lashkar-e-Toiba militants were killed in an overnight encounter with government forces in Kakapora area of Pulwama district in south Kashmir on Thursday while a civilian also died in the post encounter clashes. Another civilian is battling life in the...

17-Jun-2017 Srinagar

Militants offer ‘gun salute' at LeT commander's funeral in Kashmir

Several armed militants on Saturday appeared at the funeral of Lashker-e-Taiba (LeT) commander Junaid Mattoo in south Kashmir's Kulgam district and offered a "gun salute" as tens of hundreds attended the funeral.Mattoo was killed along with two of his associates...

16-Jun-2017 Srinagar

Six policemen killed in Achabal attack : Police

Six policemen were killed Friday evening when militants ambushed a police vehicle near Achabal in Anantnag district.Inspector General of Police, Kashmir, Muneer Khan, told KNS that the policemen were travelling from Anantnag town to Achabal police station...

16-Jun-2017 Anantnag

Six cops including SHO killed in militant onslaught

In a deadly attack, six policemen including Station House Officer Police Station Achabal were killed when militants attacked their vehicle near Tajwar area of Achabal in South Kashmir’s Anantnag district on Friday. The deceased SHO has been identified as...

16-Jun-2017 Anantnag

Two militants, two civilians killed in South Kashmir

Life was completely disrupted in South Kashmir after a fierce encounter between Indian troopers and the militant and the subsequent killing of two civilians on Friday.Reports said that a fierce encounter started between the trapped militants believed to be...

15-Jun-2017 Srinagar

Online fraudsters wipe out money from account holders of Kashmir Valley

Three customers of two nationalized banks from Kashmir Valley lost Rs 88,000 after trusting a caller and revealing personal identification number (PIN) to a person who projected himself as a bank official. One of the victims is the Chairperson Women’s Development...

12-Jun-2017 Srinagar

Police, Army claim busting of HM module , 2 militants, 2 OGWs held

Police and Army has busted an HM module after it arrested two militants in Handwara and two OGWs in Awantipora.On a specific information regarding movement of militants, a joint Naka of Handwara police and 21-RR was laid at Chogal, Handwara during which two...

05-Jun-2017 Bandipora

Four non-locals militants gunned down in North Kashmir

Barely few hours after Government Forces claimed that it gunned down four militants in a brief encounter in North Kashmir’s Sumbal area of Bandipora district, massive clashes between protesters and Forces personnel broke out while sensing trouble, authorities...

05-Jun-2017 New Delhi

Rajnath Singh hails CRPF, J&K police for foiling fidayeen attack

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday hailed the CRPF and Jammu and Kashmir police for their alertness and "unmatched courage" in foiling an early morning suicide attack on a CRPF camp in Bandipora district of Jammu and Kashmir."The CRPF jawans and Jammu...

05-Jun-2017 Bandipora

4 militants killed in suicide attack on CRPF camp in J&K

The Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) on Monday foiled an early morning suicide attack on one of its camps in Bandipora district in Jammu and Kashmir. Four militants were killed.The "foreign terrorists" failed to breach the camp's security as they were...

03-Jun-2017 Qazigund

Two soldiers killed in highway attack, Hizb claims responsiblity

Two soldiers were killed and four others were injured when militants attacked an Army convoy bound to Srinagar from Jammu near Qazigund in South Kashmir. Militants according to police sources struck near Lower Munda toll post on Saturday afternoon.Eyewitnesses...

03-Jun-2017 Srinagar

Alleged illegal funding:NIA conducts raids in Kashmir

The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Saturday raided different locations in Kashmir, Valley in connection with a case of alleged funding received by pro-freedom groups for fueling unrest in the Valley.After registering an FIR earlier this week, various...

01-Jun-2017 Poonch

GREF personnel killed, 2 injured in ‘Pak firing

Pakistani firing in Krishna Ghati sector along the LoC in Poonch district on Thursday left one person killed and two others injured, reports said.Official sources said that two GREF Personnel and a BSF jawan were injured seriously in the Pakistani shelling. One...

01-Jun-2017 Srinagar

Policeman kills colleague for resorting to un-natural sex in Kashmir

Jammu and Kashmir police has solved two cases and arrested four persons responsible for these crimes. This was stated by Deputy Inspector General of Police Central Kashmir Range Ghulam Hassan Bhat during a press briefing at Police Control Room Kashmir on Thursday.The...

31-May-2017 Srinagar

ATM robberies on rise in Valley

Unidentified burglars yet again stole an Automatic Teller Machine (ATM) in Kashmir Valley on Tuesday night. The burglary took place in South Kashmir while a few days back, unknown persons had decamped with an ATM of Jammu Kashmir Bank from Langate area of North Kashmir’s...

29-May-2017 Kathua

Truck carrying 13 Tons polythene seized in Kathua

Kathua Police has foiled a major smuggling attempt of banned polythene into state and seized nearly 13 tons of polythene carry bags in Kathua on Monday.Senior Superintendent of police Suleman Choudhary informed that acting swiftly on the receipt of information...

27-May-2017 Kupwara

Rs 15 lakh looted from Kashmir ATM

Burglars looted Rs 15 lakh from an ATM in Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara district, police said on Saturday.The burglars looted the money from a J&K Bank ATM in Unisoo village in Langate area late Friday night."An FIR has been lodged and investigations are on,"...

19-May-2017 Srinagar

After JKLF chief’s complaint, police books TV journalist

Hours after Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) Chairman, Muhammad Yasin Malik, filed a complaint against a woman journalist of a New Delhi based news channel, police has registered an FIR against the journalist.Police sources told KNS that they have...

18-May-2017 Srinagar

Woman’s family appeals police to probe her ‘suicide’

The family members of a woman who allegedly committed suicide by jumping into the river Jhelum earlier this month, Thursday appealed police to investigate the matter thoroughly as the contradictory statements being made by her in-laws are confusing.Mudasir...

17-May-2017 Srinagar

‘Abduction and Rape’, Shopian girl cries for justice

A family from South Kashmir’s Shopian district Wednesday staged a protest here in Srinagar alleging that culprits responsible for the ‘abduction and rape’ of their 16 years old girl are roaming free while police have been doing nothing to track them. Muhammad...

13-May-2017 Rajouri

Border Skirmishes:Two civilians killed in Nowshera Sector

Two civilians, including a 14-year-old girl, were killed and five others injured as Pakistani troops resorted to 120 mm and 80 mm mortar shelling at various places along the Line of Control in Nowshera sector on Saturday morning. Four army soldiers and a...

10-May-2017 Srinagar

Army officer who was on leave killed in Shopian

Army Wednesday said that militants killed one of its officers after abducting him in Shopian district.Ummer, 24, a resident of Sarsun village in Kulgam district, was commissioned as Liteunant in December 2016 and was posted...

10-May-2017 Shopian

Young Kashmiri Army officer killed by militants

Militants abducted and killed a 22-year-old Kashmiri Army officer when he had gone to attend a family wedding in Shopian district, officials said on Wednesday. Defence Minister Arun Jaitley has called it an act of cowardice and the Army has vowed to bring those...

06-May-2017 Kulgam

Cop, two Civilians, militant, killed in Kulgam shootout

A policemen, a militant and two civilians were killed in a brief shootout at Malpora area in south Kashmir's Kulgam district on Saturday evening.Director General of Police (DGP) SP Vaid told news agency GNS that a police party at Malpora on Qazigund-Kulgam...

06-May-2017 Jammu

Truck carrying cows stopped by ‘cow-vigilantes’ in Jammu

Police came to rescue of a Gujjar-Bakarwal family when their truck carrying cows was cornered by a group of self-styled cow vigilantes at Narwal Jammu on Friday night.The incident invited condemnation from Muslim organizations of Jammu who demanded strict action...

04-May-2017 Srinagar

Three soldiers among four injured in Kashmir attack

Three soldiers and a civilian were injured on Thursday when militants ambushed their vehicle in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian district, officials said."Exchange of fire occurred between a returning column in Imam Sahib area. The operation against terrorists...

02-May-2017 Kulgam

Another bank robbery in South Kashmir

A pistol borne unknown youth on Tuesday looted cash from a bank in Kader village of Kulgam district in south Kashmir.Sources said that a masked youth carrying a pistol barged inside Ellaquai Dehati Bank in Kader Yaripora area and looted over Rs 65,000...

02-May-2017 Srinagar

Fake Encounter Case : Court grants accused Padroo two day’s bail

Principal and Sessions Judge Srinagar, Rashid Ali Dar, Tuesday granted two day’s ‘bail under police custody’ to Farooq Ahmad Padder, co-accused in Abdul Rehman Padroo fake encounter case.The accused had sought bail on the pleas that her daughter is going to be...

01-May-2017 New Delhi/Jammu

Pakistan mutilates bodies of two Indian soldiers

The Pakistan Army on Monday killed an Indian soldier and a BSF trooper and mutilated their bodies near the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir, the Indian Army said, and warned of an appropriate response to the "unsoldierly act". Pakistan denied the...

01-May-2017 Kulgam

5 policemen 2 Bank guards killed in militant attack

In a deadly attack, five policemen and two bank employees were killed in Pombai village of South Kashmir’s Kulgam district on Monday.Reports said that a Jammu Kashmir Bank van (JK0P-9793) was heading towards Kulgam after unloading cash at Jammu and Kashmir...

28-Apr-2017 Anantnag

Militant arrested after forces foil rifle-snatching bid in Anantnag

SParamilitary Central Reserve Police Force personnel Friday apprehended a militant after he fired upon a trooper and tried to snatch his service rifle in South Kashmir’s Anantnag district.Reports said that two militants barged inside the TP branch of J&K Bank...

27-Apr-2017 Kupwara

Three Army men, two militants killed in Kupwara attack

Three army men, including a senior officer and two militants were Thursday killed after militants attacked on an army garrison in Panzgam village of north Kashmir’s Kupwara district, army said.A civilian identified as Muhammad Yousuf Bhat was also killed when...

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