Jammu and Kashmir

Thieves run away with ATM in Shopian: Police

Robbers have stolen an ATM from the premises of district hospital at Shopian in Jammu and Kashmir, police said today. The thieves broke open and took …

North India

India state government securities issued in 2017/18

Nov 22 (Reuters) - The following are the details of Indian State Government Securities Issued for the year 2017/18. Auction Security …

India

Jammu and Kashmir: Cross-LoC bus service resumes after four months due to repeated ceasefire violations

<b>Jammu</b>: Over 50 residents of Pakistan occupied Kashmir (PoK) travelled by a cross-LoC bus to reach Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district on Monday, …

Pakistan

Ranji Trophy 2017-18, Round 6: Gujarat, Kerala claim first and second spot in Group B; Haryana clinch thriller over J&K

Parthiv Patel’s Gujarat has not lost a single match in Ranji Trophy 2017-18 © IANS<b>At Thiruvananthapuram:</b> Kerala trumped Saurashtra, increasing their …

India

J&K govt talks of milk villages across state to tackle deficit

Jammu, Nov 19 (PTI) The Jammu and Kashmir government has hit upon the idea of setting up 'milk villages' across the state in an attempt to bridge the …

India

Delhi’s deadly smog: Is it time to move India’s national capital elsewhere?

Delhi has a pollution emergency on its hands.<p>For the past week, the capital’s been choked by smog—the result of the burning of crop stubble in the neighbouring states of Punjab and Haryana, as well as vehicular emissions and industrial pollution. Its air is more toxic than that in most other parts …

India

LIVE Cricket Scores, Ranji Trophy 2017-18, Round 6, Day 2

Hello and welcome to CricketCountry's live blog session of Day One of Round Six of the 2017-18 Ranji Trophy.

India

India’s 1st Woman PM, Doting Granny - Rare Pics of Indira Gandhi

<b>Also Read:</b> “Mrs Gandhi Is Dead”: 24 Hours That Changed India’s History<p>To commemorate the centenary celebrations of Indira Gandhi’s birth anniversary …

India

Indira Gandhi to Modi

Written by Ramachandra Guha |<p>Indira Gandhi (Left); Narendra Modi (Right) (File)<p>Some years ago, I spent several months studying the official …

India

Pakistan not weak to allow India to take Azad Kashmir: Farooq Abdullah

SRINAGAR: After his Azad Kashmir belongs to Pakistan " remark last week, National Conference chief Farooq Abdullah today made another statement …

Pakistan

20-year-old footballer joins militancy in Jammu and Kashmir

By: PTI | Srinagar |<p>It is believed that Majid Irshad Khan joined militancy after participating in the funeral of his militant friend, who was killed …

Pakistan

Jammu and Kashmir security forces will stand by commitment to allow local militants to surrender, says IGP

<b>Srinagar:</b> Inspector General of Police (IGP) (Kashmir) Muneer Khan on Thursday said that security forces would take all steps to help "local …

Pakistan

Centre to allocate additional 792 MW power Jammu and Kashmir

(Eds: Updating with additional power info in intro)New Delhi, Nov 16 (PTI) The government said today that it has allocated additional power of 792 MW …

India

AgustaWestland chopper purchase by Chhattisgarh govt under SC scanner

<b>New Delhi</b>: The Supreme Court on Thursday put searching questions to the Chhattisgarh government on the purchase of a Agusta helicopter for VIP use in …

India

Centre reviews Jammu and Kashmir's security situation; anti-militancy operations in Valley to be intensified

<b>New Delhi:</b> Anti-militancy operations will be further intensified in Jammu and Kashmir with security forces being instructed to eliminate those who …

Pakistan

Army retaliates after Pakistan allegedly violates ceasefire in Jammu and Kashmir’s Poonch district

Troops from across the border began to fire indiscriminately at posts and villages along the LoC 7.45 am onwards, a defence spoesperson said.<p>Pakistan …

Pakistan

Mehbooba stresses on strengthening horticulture sector

Jammu, Nov 14 (PTI) Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti today stressed on the need to enhance the allocation for horticulture sector in …

North India

692 people died in 4,146 accidents in J-K this year till Sept end

As many as 692 people have died and 5,154 injured in 4,146 accidents in Jammu and Kashmir this year till September end. Jammu district tops the table …

Encounter breaks out in Kulgam, Pulwama districts of Jammu and Kashmir

Two encounters broke out this morning between security forces and militants in Kulgam and Pulwama districts of south Kashmir, police said.<p>Security …

Pakistan

Jammu and Kashmir: Sub-inspector killed after militants open fire at police party in Srinagar

The police has cordoned off Zakura area after receiving inputs about the presence of militants.<p>Suspected militants opened fire at a police party in …

India

Encounters underway in Kulgam and Pulwama areas of Jammu and Kashmir; third encounter in 12 hours in state

Two encounters are underway in Kulgam and Pulwama areas of Jammu and Kashmir, say media reports.<p>#JustIn | Security forces engage in an encounter in …

Pakistan

Delhi pollution: Rain, snowfall in Jammu and Kashmir to reduce smog in the capital, says Met office

<b>Srinagar:</b> The Regional Met Office on Tuesday said rain and snowfall forecast in Jammu and Kashmir will help reduce the smog and pollution levels in …

India

Jammu and Kashmir: Leh experiences coldest night of the season as temperature drops to -6.3 degree Celsius

<b>Srinagar:</b> Leh and Kargil experienced coldest nights this winter as the temperature at the two stations dipped several degrees below the freezing …

Climate Change

Masood calls for Collective and multilateral efforts for settlement of Kashmir dispute

MIRPUR, Nov 13 (APP):AJK President Sardar Masood Khan Monday called for collective and multilateral efforts to find a just, lasting and peaceful …

North India

Footballer-turned-militant Majid Irshad Khan may play Pied Piper of Kashmir, lure dozens of youth towards militancy

Before he "disappeared" to join the militants, Majid Irshad Khan had isolated himself from society, refusing to engage in conversation with anyone, …

Pakistan

Jammu and Kashmir Panchayat polls: State BJP meets to discuss strategy year after elections were cancelled due to unrest

<b>Jammu:</b> The Jammu and Kashmir unit of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), an ally in the PDP-led government, discussed its strategy for the Panchayat …

India

I want to see Pakistan before I die, want my children to see their roots: Rishi Kapoor

Veteran actor Rishi Kapoor, 65, wishes to visit Pakistan before he dies. “I am 65 years old and I want to see Pakistan before I die. I want my …

Pakistan

Hamid Ansari And PFI: The Iran Connection

Snapshot<p>Jihad, PFI, Hamid Ansari, and his years as India’s ambassador to Iran.<p>When Prime Minister Narendra Modi gave the outgoing vice-president …

Iran

Jammu and Kashmir: Stone pelting has come down by 90% this year, says police chief

Director General of Police SP Vaid credited the attitude of Kashmiris, demonetisation and action against commanders of militant outfits for it.<p>Jammu …

Pakistan

Unlikely alliance turning J&K'S hopes into reality

When the People's Democratic Party (PDP) joined hands with the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) to form the coalition government in J&K in March, 2015, …

India