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15 January, 2019 3:36 PM Will give top priority to trade, tourism if voted to power: J&K Congress

Jammu and Kashmir Congress president G A Mir on Tuesday said revival of trade, commerce and tourism would be his party's top priority if it is voted to power in the next state assembly elections. "The youth of the country and the state in particular want employment and that cannot be generated until and unless we utilise all our energies for the revival 167

15 January, 2019 11:26 AM J&K: BSF officer dies in sniper attack from across border in Samba sector

The Border Security Force (BSF) officer, who was injured d in sniper attack from across border in Samba sector of Jammu and Kashmir, died on Tuesday. SRINAGAR: The Border Security Force (BSF) officer, who was injured d in sniper attack from across border in Samba sector of Jammu and Kashmir, died on Tuesday. Assistant Commandant Vinay Prasad took a hit in sniper 244

15 January, 2019 7:50 AM Won't hesitate in acting against terror activities along border with Pakistan: Army chief

He also added that new guidelines are being followed to maintain peace and tranquillity along the border in the eastern sector.  NEW DELHI: Army chief General Bipin Rawat said on Tuesday said that the Indian Army will not hesitate in taking strong action against terror activities along the Western border that the country shares with Pakistan. "The country 188

12 January, 2019 1:14 PM J&K: Encounter breaks out between security forces and terrorists in Kulgam; 2 to 3 terrorists trapped

The entire area has been cordoned off. SRINAGAR: An encounter broke out between security forces and terrorists in Katapora area of Jammu and Kashmir's Kulgam district on Saturday evening. At least two to three terrorists are believed to be trapped in the area. On Friday, an Army Major and a jawan lost their lives in an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) 146

12 January, 2019 8:20 AM Snowfall disrupts air, road traffic in Kashmir Valley

Morning flights to and from the Srinagar International airport were cancelled while all afternoon flights are delayed due to inclement weather. Srinagar: Fresh snowfall across the Kashmir Valley on Saturday disrupted air traffic at the Srinagar airport while the Srinagar-Jammu highway was closed for vehicular movement. The weather office has forecast 161

11 January, 2019 3:19 PM Army Major, Soldier Killed In IED Blast Near Line Of Control

An army major and a soldier were killed in an improvised explosive device blast along the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri district Friday, officials said. The IED was planted by suspected terrorists on a path along the Line of Control to target army soldiers patrolling the Line of Control in the Laam belt of Nowshera Sector, they said. The blast 162

10 January, 2019 9:21 AM Winter Session of Parliament: Productivity of Rajya Sabha at 18%, Lok Sabha at 46%

Productivity of the session was the third-lowest in the 16th Lok Sabha The Winter Session of Parliament ended on January 9 shortly after the Rajya Sabha passed The Constitution (124th Amendment) Bill, 2019. The Upper House had been extended by a day to help pass the constitutional amendment bill. The Lok Sabha ended on January 8, after clearing the same bill. According 199

9 January, 2019 11:04 AM Shah Faesal, 2010 batch IAS topper, quits govt service; likely to join politics

He was likely to join the National Conference and will contest the Lok Sabha election from Baramulla constituency in the Kashmir Valley. Srinagar: Kashmiri Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer Shah Faesal, who topped the 2010 civil services exam, has quit IAS to join politics. Sources close to Faesal said that the officer had sent the mandatory 157

9 January, 2019 4:38 AM Jammu & Kashmir: Pakistani forces violate ceasefire along the LoC in Poonch sector

The Pakistani Army opened fired on forward posts along the LoC in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday. The Pakistani Army opened fired on forward posts along the LoC in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday, the fourth ceasefire violation by Pakistani forces in last two days. On Tuesday, Pakistani forces had violated the ceasefire 155

8 January, 2019 3:20 PM CRPF Trooper Found Dead At National Conference Leader's Jammu Residence

CRPF head constable Gaj Singh was found lying on the ground by the security staff after hearing a gunshot around midnight at Bhatindi area residence of NC leader Muhammad Sayeed Akhoon A Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) trooper was today found dead under mysterious circumstances at the residence of a National Conference (NC) leader in Jammu city, the police 137