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Jammu: A Bomb Blast rocked Jammu bus stand few minutes ago.  Nearly 8 people were injured in a grenade explosion at the Jammu bus stand, police said on Thursday. MK Sinha, inspector general of police, Jammu said 8 to 9 people were injured in the blast that took place near the bus...
In a major political development, the ruling Peoples Democratic Party in Jammu and Kashmir is believed to have decided to drop Finance Minister Haseeb Drabu from the cabinet of Mehbooba Mufti on a remark on the nature of Kashmir issue attributed to him. Reliable sources told The Dispatch that the...
Two militants, one of them a top commander of Lashkar-e-Taiba, and a minor boy were killed during a gunfight in Hajin area of north Kashmir’s Bandipora district on Friday. Reportedly, a joint team of Army's 13RR, CRPF and SOG had launched a cordon at Mir Mohalla of Hajin late on...
Srinagar: A 21-year-old girl in Pulwama district Thursday committed suicide after her pictures were circulated on social media. Police have registered a case for abetment of suicide and launched the hunt to arrest the man accused. The 21-year- old girl was shocked after she came to know that her pictures...
J&K skipper and lone international cricketer from the state, Parvez Rasool on Tuesday bagged man of the match award in Ranji Trophy as visitors defeated Assam by four wickets at Guwhati, making him the top all-rounder of the year in India. The right-arm off-spinner who bats in the middle-order for...
Some 150 years ago when languages in the Indian sub continent were fighting battle for supremacy, the Hindu Dogra rulers of Jammu and Kashmir showed Urdu the way. In the twenty-first century, when Ismat Chughtai’s daughters and Javed Akhtar’s son candidly admit their inability or recognise a single word of...
New Delhi: In a major breakthrough, the Uttar Pradesh Anti-Terrorist Squad (ATS) on Friday arrested two alleged members of terror group Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) from Deoband, Saharanpur. A shopkeeper, 12 students including two from Kashmir were also detained in the ATS operation in Saharanpur. The terrorists have been identified as Shahnawaz...
Jammu: Police arrest one Yasir Bhatt who was tasked to throw this grenade by District Commander of Hizbul Mujahideen in Kulgam, Farooq Ahmed Bhatt alias Omar. At least one person was killed and over 30 others injured on Thursday in a powerful grenade attack that took place at a crowded...
Srinagar, March 11: In a bid to encourage youths hailing from Jammu and Kashmir to shun militancy, the state administration may offer them a monthly stipend of Rs 6,000 and jobs. The proposal has been included in a new reintegration policy draft that is under the consideration of the...
Indian Army Saturday confirmed killing three terrorists belonging to militant group Hijbul Mujahideen in Pulwama district of Jammu & Kashmir, including Zahoor Thokar. A soldier of Indian Army’s 55RR has also been martyred in the encounter. Zahoor Thokar, who was also known as Major Thokar, had run away from...