Jammu Kashmir
Farooq Abdullah files nomination for Srinagar seat

SRINAGAR:  National Conference (NC) President and former Chief Minister Farooq Abdullah on Monday filed his nomination papers for the Srinagar Lok Sabha seat of Jammu and Kashmir.

No cakewalk for BJP in Jammu, Udhampur seats (Dangal 2019)

JAMMU:  With both the National Conference (NC) and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) choosing to stay away from the contest in the Jammu and Udhampur Lok Sabha seats, the balance appears to swing in favour of the Congress party in these constituencies.

Soldier killed in Pakistan firing on LoC

JAMMU: An Indian soldier was killed in Pakistani firing on the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district, defence sources said on Sunday.

Separatist shutdown affects life in Kashmir

SRINAGAR: Life across the Kashmir Valley was affected by the separatist-called shutdown on Sunday against the Centre's decision to ban the Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) led by Muhammad Yasin Malik.

Won't contest Lok Sabha elections: Shah Faesal

SRINAGAR: Former IAS officer Shah Faesal said on Saturday that his recently launched party won't contest the Lok Sabha elections.

India, Pakistan trade heavy fire on LoC

JAMMU: Indian and Pakistani soldiers exchanged heavy gunfire on Friday on the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district, the Defence Ministry said.

Seven killed in Jammu and Kashmir gunfights

SRINAGAR:  Six militants and a 12-year-old boy were killed on Friday in three separate gunfights in Jammu and Kashmir, police said.

Union Minister, first-time candidates in BJP's J&K list

SRINAGAR:  The Bharatiya Janata Party on Thursday re-nominated both its sitting MPs from the Jammu region while fielding three first-time candidates from the Kashmir Valley.

Two gunfights underway in J&K's Sopore, Shopian

SRINAGAR:  Two gunfights were underway in Jammu and Kashmir's Sopore and Shopian districts on Friday between militants and security forces, police said.

J&K Governor praises boy on receiving Shaurya Chakra

JAMMU: Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik on Wednesday congratulated the Kashmiri boy on receiving the 'Shaurya Chakra' for tackling militants in the Shopian district.

Congress-NC alliance for Lok Sabha polls in J&K

JAMMU:  The Congress and the National Conference (NC) on Wednesday announced a pre-poll alliance for the Lok Sabha polls in Jammu and Kashmir but said there will be "s friendly contest" in Anantnag and Baramulla.

Civilian injured in LoC firing dies in Srinagar

SRINAGAR: A civilian injured in firing across the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir's Uri sector, on March 10, succumbed to his injuries on Wednesday.

Violence as man dies in police custody in Srinagar

SRINAGAR:  A 28-year-old man belonging to Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district died in police custody in Srinagar, triggering a spontaneous shutdown and street clashes in Awantipora town.

Officers backing early Assembly polls harassed: Omar

SRINAGAR: Former Chief Minister Omar Abdullah alleged on Monday that officers of Jammu and Kashmir favouring early Assembly elections were being harassed by a lobby of senior officers who oppose such a move.

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