70 youth join militant ranks in seven months: official

By Anil BhattJammu, Jul 13 Seventy young men have joined militancy in the past seven months this year with most of the recruits from three districts in south Kashmir, according to a senior...

Aug 13, 2017 1:17 PM | Newsscroll

CRPF officer injured in grenade attack by militants in Kashmir

Srinagar, Jul 15 A CRPF officer was injured today when militants carried out a grenade attack in Kulgam district of south Kashmir, a police official said.Unidentified militants hurled a grenade at a...

Jul 15, 2017 5:27 PM | Newsscroll

Sharma -- the man who prayed and robbed

Srinagar, Jul 10 He knew how to offer prayers in a mosque and recite some verses from the Quran. They called him Adil, but his name was Sandeep Kumar Sharma.Sharma, a resident of Muzzaffarnagar in...

Jul 10, 2017 10:08 PM | Newsscroll

'50 young men join terror ranks in Kashmir in 6 months'

By Anil BhattJammu, Jul 5 Footprints of militants have been sharply increasing in the Kashmir Valley with as many as 50 young men taking to arms in the past six months, a senior police officer has...

Jul 05, 2017 10:46 PM | Newsscroll

54 youth prevented from joining militancy in Kashmir: Police

Srinagar, Jul 3 The Jammu and Kashmir police today said 54 youth were arrested over the past "few months" in different parts of the valley, foiling their attempts to join militant ranks.The arrested...

Jul 03, 2017 9:19 PM | Newsscroll

Curbs on movement of people in Kashmir as separatists call

strikeSrinagar, Jun 17 Authorities imposed restrictions on the movement of people in many areas of Kashmir today as a precautionary measure in view of a strike called by the separatists to protest...

Jun 17, 2017 12:32 PM | Newsscroll

Mehbooba expresses anguish over killings in Valley

Srinagar, Jun 16 Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba today expressed anguish over the killing of four persons, including two policemen, in separate incidents since yesterday and sought the...

Jun 16, 2017 6:33 PM | Newsscroll

J-K govt transfers 8 deputy commissioners

Srinagar, Jun 1 Jammu and Kashmir government today transferred eight deputy commissioners, including three from the districts in south Kashmir which has witnessed an increase in violence in the...

Jun 01, 2017 8:04 PM | Newsscroll

Clashes between students and forces leave 26 injured

Srinagar, Apr 26 Clashes between stone-pelting students and security forces were reported from a number of areas of Kashmir today, resulting in injuries to 26 people, police said.Students of Higher...

Apr 26, 2017 8:58 PM | Newsscroll

Restrictions in parts of Kulgam ahead of separatist march

Srinagar, Feb 15 Authorities today imposed restrictions in parts of south Kashmir's Kulgam district as a precautionary measure in view of separatists' call for a march to protest the death of two...

Feb 15, 2017 1:10 PM | Newsscroll