Ghulam Nabi Azad

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Ghulam Nabi Azad Quits Congress Hours After Named As JKPCC Head

Congress senior leader Ghulam Nabi Azad resigned from the party, hours after the Indian National Congress named Azad as the Jammu & Kashmir campaign head. The announcement of resignation came as a surprise for the INC leaders, especially after Ghulam Nabi Azad held conferences with President Sonia Gandhi and also participated in the Congress Gaurav Yatra, recently. However, an official word from the INC and Ghulam Nabi Azad is awaited.… read-more

Wed, 17 Aug 2022 - 12:29 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Jammu and Kashmir, Indian National Congress, Resignation, Head Of JKPCC, Indian Politics

J&K Bus Accident

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Six Border Police Officers Die As Bus Plunges Into Canyon In J&K

A bus carrying 37 troops from the Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) and two Jammu & Kashmir Police officials slid into the gorge between Chandanwari and Pahalgam, prompting a large rescue mission, according to a police official. According to a police spokesman, two ITBP members died on the scene, while five more died subsequently as a result of their injuries. Six of the injured servicemen were evacuated to Srinagar for specialized… read-more

Tue, 16 Aug 2022 - 04:31 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Jammu and Kashmir, bus accident, canyon, border police office, Death

Courtesy: Zee news

Kashmiri Pandit attacked

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2 Kashmir Pandit Brothers Attacked In Shopian, One Died

In Jammu & Kashmir, fresh attacks on Kashmiri Pandits were reportedly attacked. On August 15, the attack comes amid an outcry over Kashmiri Pandits being targeted. Sunil Kumar Bhat and Pintoo Kumar Bhat, the victims, were brothers from the village of Chotigam, who came under attack in an apple orchard in the Shopian neighbourhood of Chotipora. Sunil allegedly passed away after being shot, whereas Pintoo is undergoing treatment.

Tue, 16 Aug 2022 - 03:22 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Kashmiri Pandits, attacked, Jammu and Kashmir, target, Shopian District

Terrorist

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Grenade Attack Kills Jammu & Kashmir Police Personnel In Kulgam

In Jammu and Kashmir's Kulgam district, a policeman has been killed in a grenade attack, said police on August 14. "A grenade incident was reported yesterday night in Qaimoh #Kulgam. In this #terror incident, 01 police personnel namely Tahir Khan R/O Mendhar, Poonch got injured," said Kashmir Zone Police on Twitter. Furthermore, the injured personnel was undergoing treatment at GMC Hospital and succumbed to injuries.

Sun, 14 Aug 2022 - 10:20 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Jammu and Kashmir, kulgam district, grenade attack, Jammu and Kashmir Police, Terrorist attack

Manoj Sinha

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Terrorist Bitta Karate's Wife & Salahuddin's Son Mueed Arrested: J&K

Jammu and Kashmir officials dismissed four employees from service, and arrested then for alleged terror links. The accused include wife of top Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) Terrorist Farooq Amhed Dar, Assabah Arzoomand. Pakistan-based terror outfit Hizbul Mujahideen's chief Syed Salahuddin's son Mueed was also arrested. The Jammu and Kashmir government led by Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha has been dismissing its employees for anti-… read-more

Sat, 13 Aug 2022 - 08:17 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Jammu and Kashmir, Manoj Sinha, Syed Salahuddin, Bitta Karate, Terrorism

Courtesy: ANI

Jammu and Kashmir Police

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Terrorists In Jammu & Kashmir's Bandipora Shoot Bihar Migrant Laborer

Terrorists opened fire on and injured one migrant laborer, Mohd Amrez, r/o Madhepura, Besarh, Bihar, in Soadnara Sumbal, Bandipora, during the intervening night. He was taken to a hospital for treatment, where he later passed away, according to Kashmir Zone Police on August 11. Mohd Amrez, who had been sent to a hospital for treatment, passed away from his injuries in Bandipora.

Fri, 12 Aug 2022 - 02:23 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Migrant, Terrorists, Jammu and Kashmir, Bandipora, Bihar

Courtesy: DNA INDIA

Gunshot

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Army Rifleman Shoots Himself Dead In J&K

Rifleman Yogesh Kumar, on duty in the Indian Army, has shot himself dead at Kullian camp in Miran Sahib area. Kumar, a resident of Himachal Pradesh, died on the spot, and was later taken to a hospital for post-mortem. The incident occured in the outskirts of the city. Am investigation into the matter is underway, and further details are awaited.

Wed, 10 Aug 2022 - 01:27 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Suicide, Army, Kullian Camp, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir

Vijay Kumar

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25-30 Kg IED Recovered From Pulwama, Days Before Independence Day

Around 25-30 kgs of Improvised Explosive Device (IED) has been received by Jammu and Kashmir police near the Tahab crossing on circular road in Pulwama. This has come days before India's 75th Independence Day. Further details on the matter is awaited. Recently, an ISIS terrorist was arrested from Uttar Pradesh, who was reportedly planning on an IED blast during Independence Day.

Wed, 10 Aug 2022 - 11:38 AM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Independence Day, IED, Jammu and Kashmir, Pulwama, Terrorism

Courtesy: ANI

LG Manoj Sinha

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J&K LG Manoj Sinha Advices Devotees To Visit Amarnath Before August 5 Due To Bad Weather Forecast

Manoj Sinha, the Lieutenant Governor of Jammu and Kashmir and Chairman of the Shri Amarnath Ji Shrine Board, advised all worshippers to visit the holy cave temple before August 5, noting unfavorable weather predicted. The Amarnath Yatra, which began on June 29, will come to an end on August 11, on the celebration of Raksha Bandhan. The Meteorological Department predicted the weather will worsen later. 

Wed, 03 Aug 2022 - 12:26 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Jammu and Kashmir, lg manoj sinha, Pilgrims, Amarnath, bad weather

Courtesy: India today

Jammu Flash Floods

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Flash Floods Ravage Poonch In J&K, Takes 1 Life, Damages Property Worth Millions Of Rupees

Flash flood struck Jammu & Kashmir's Poonch area, washing away one person, and property worth millions of rupees were damaged on August 1. Two persons were trapped behind earth-moving machinery, where one was saved, the other was swept away. "Dozens of vehicles including cars, three-wheelers, and two-wheelers were damaged in addition to many residential houses in this incident," authorities stated, adding that "precise details of the… read-more

Mon, 01 Aug 2022 - 02:35 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Jammu and Kashmir, flash floods, Poonch, Death, Property Damage