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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 162

30 December, 2018 12:51 PM Heavy shelling by Pakistan troops on LoC in Poonch, Army retaliates strongly

The Indian Army retaliated strongly and effectively to unprovoked firing from the Pakistani side. JAMMU: India and Pakistani troops traded heavy fire on the Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch district on Sunday. According to Defence sources, the Pakistan Army resorted to unprovoked firing and shelling at Indian positions in Gulpur area of the LoC in Poonch 191

11 December, 2018 12:17 PM Body Of Jammu And Kashmir Man Missing Since A Week Found

A 29-year-old driver, who had been missing since the beginning of December, was found dead in Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri district, officials said Tuesday. The body of Ram Chander Prakesh, or Vicky, from Siot village of Nowshera, was found in a stream near another village yesterday night, they said, adding that he was missing since December 2. Family 84

8 December, 2018 6:06 AM Jammu and Kashmir: 11 dead, several injured after bus skids off into deep gorge in Poonch

At least 11 persons died and several injured in a bus accident in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch.  SRINAGAR: At least 11 persons died and several injured in a bus accident in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch. The passenger bus was heading towards Poonch from Loran when it skidded off the road and fell into a deep gorge at Plera in Mandi district. Locals and passers-by 103

24 November, 2018 5:46 PM Third Phase Of Panchayat Polls In Jammu And Kashmir Ends Peacefully

Voting for the third phase was also held in Leh and Kargil districts of the Ladakh region in addition to Ganderbal, Badgam, Kupwara, Baramulla and Bandipora in Kashmir. Voting in the third phase of Panchayat polls ended peacefully in Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday amid tight security. Polling was held in Ramban, Kishtwar, Doda, Kathua, Udhampur, Rajouri 94

20 November, 2018 2:13 PM Jammu And Kashmir Records 71% Voting In Second Phase Of Panchayat Polls

An estimated 71.1 per cent of voters exercised their franchise Tuesday in the second phase of panchayat elections in Jammu and Kashmir which concluded peacefully amid tight security arrangements, officials said. "In the Phase-II of Panchayat polls held today, overall 71.1 per cent polling was witnessed across the state. An overwhelming 80.4 per cent polling 132

17 November, 2018 2:31 PM Kashmir Records 64.5 Per Cent Turnout In First Phase Of Panchayat Polls

Over 64 per cent of electorate voted Saturday in the first phase of Panchayat elections in Kashmir while an impressive turnout of 79.5 per cent was recorded in Jammu region, officials said. The turnout in rural areas was significantly higher in Kashmir Valley unlike during the recent urban local bodies elections where barely four per cent of the electorate 92

16 November, 2018 6:19 PM Jammu and Kashmir all set for Panchayat polls to be held on Saturday

The state of Jammu and Kashmir is set for the Panchayat polls as all arrangements have been put in place for the first phase on Saturday. According to officials, 427 candidates are in the fray for 536 Sarpanch Halqas and 5,951 candidates for 4,048 Panch wards for the first phase of the Panchayat polls, as reported by news agency PTI. They said polling 94

15 November, 2018 9:10 AM Two Lashkar-e-Taiba terrorists arrested in Jammu and Kashmir’ Poonch district

The security forces on Thursday arrested two terrorists in Mendhar in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir. Several arms and explosives were also recovered from the possession of the arrested terrorists. According to sources, the terrorists were part of the Lashkar-e-Taiba terror outfit. They were arrested by a joint team of Indian Army and Jammu and Kashmir 172

13 November, 2018 10:00 PM Man Caught In Jammu 25 Years After He Was Accused Of Rape

A case was filed against Khushal Hussain under various sections of the Ranbir Penal Code including rape in 1993. A man who was absconding for 25 years after allegedly raping a woman was arrested in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district, police said Tuesday. A case was filed against Khushal Hussain under various sections of the Ranbir Penal Code including 343