Jammu Kashmir
Nine killed, 40 injured, in Pakistani firing in two days

JAMMU: Nine persons, including three security personnel, were killed and over 40 others injured in escalated violence along the LoC and the International Border between India and Pakistan in Jammu and Kashmir in the past two days, police said on Saturday.

SPO deserts police post along with AK-47 in J&K

Jammu: A Special Police Officer (SPO) has deserted a police post along with one AK-47 rifle in Kishtwar district of Jammu region.

J&K government suspends SHO for laxity in minor girl's killing

JAMMU: The Jammu and Kashmir Government announced in the state assembly on Saturday that the Station House Officer of Hiranagar police station in Jammu will be suspended till the magisterial probe into a minor girl's gruesome murder is completed.

Four killed as India, Pakistan exchange fire on LoC and IB

JAMMU: Four people, including three civilians and an Indian Army soldier, were killed and over a dozen others injured on Saturday on the International Border and the Line of Control (LoC) in relentless ceasefire violations by Pakistan.

Valley, Ladakh shiver as Jammu warms up

Jammu/Srinagar: Minimum temperatures throughout the Kashmir Valley and Ladakh region remained below freezing point on Saturday even as the days started getting comparatively warmer in the Jammu region.

India, Pakistan trade heavy fire on IB in J&K

Jammu: Pakistan Rangers on Saturday again resorted to indiscriminate shelling and firing on Indian security and civilian facilities in two sectors on the international border in Jammu and Kashmir.

Kashmir reels under 'Chillai Kalan', Kargil at minus 20

SRINAGAR:  Minimum temperatures throughout the Kashmir Valley and Ladakh region dropped several notches below the freezing point on Friday. The Met said the cold wave will continue till Sunday.

BSF trooper, girl killed in Pakistani firing

JAMMU: A Border Security Force (BSF) trooper and a girl were killed in overnight shelling and firing by Pakistan Rangers on the international border in Jammu and Kashmir, police said Thursday.

Charges filed against Kashmiri separatists for waging war against India

NEW DELHI: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Thursday filed charges under stringent anti-terror laws against seven jailed Kashmiri separatist leaders for allegedly conspiring with Pakistan-based terrorist leaders Hafiz Saeed and Syed Salahuddin to wage war against India to secede Jammu and Kashmir.

BSF trooper, civilian injured in Pakistan firing

JAMMU: A Border Security Force (BSF) trooper and a civilian were injured in overnight Pakistan shelling and firing on the international border in R.S. Pura sector of Jammu district in Jammu and Kashmir.

Five Jaish militants killed on LoC in Kashmir

SRINAGAR: Five militants from Jaish-e-Mohammed's suicide squad were killed on Monday near the Line of Control (LoC) in a joint operation by Jammu and Kashmir Police, army and paramilitary forces, officials said.

Kargil freezes at minus 20, Kashmir shivers in cold wave

SRINAGAR: Night temperatures throughout the Kashmir Valley remained several degrees below the freezing point on Monday with Kargil town freezing at minus 20 degree Celsius.

J&K shivers in cold wave, Leh coldest at minus 15.2

SRINAGAR: Biting winter cold continued its sway on the Kashmir Valley and Ladakh region of Jammu and Kashmir on Sunday with the weather office giving no indication of any immediate relief.

Jammu to celebrate Lohri, harbinger of warmer days

JAMMU/SRINAGAR: The cold wave sweeping through Jammu and Kashmir further tightened its grip on the valley even as people in Jammu prepared to celebrate the Lohri festival on Saturday.

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