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    Jammu and Kashmir: Two militants killed in encounter with security forces in Kupwara

    Srinagar: Two unidentified militants were killed in an encounter with security forces in Handwara area of Kupwara district of Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday, police said. Two militants have been killed in the encounter at Galoora area of Handwara, in the north Kashmir district, a police official said.

  • Jammu and Kashmir: Cloudburst in Kupwara; 1 dead

    Srinagar: One person was killed and several buildings and shops were damaged after a cloudburst struck the Karnah area in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kupwara district, police said today.

  • Militants strike in Kupwara hours before Rajnath Singh’s visit

    Kupwara: Militants attacked security forces in a north Kashmir village in Kupwara on Friday hours before Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh visited the border district. Sources said there was a brief exchange of fire between militants and the army in Langate area of Kupwara — some 100 km north of Srinagar. No casualties were reported.

  • Jammu and Kashmir: Rajnath Singh to meet people residing near border areas

    Jammu (Jammu and Srinagar): Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh, who is on a two-day visit to Jammu and Kashmir, will be meeting people living near the border areas here on Friday. Singh will be travelling to Kupwara, where ceasefire violation from across the border and other terrorist activities has forced some locals to shift their base over the past few weeks.

  • Jammu and Kashmir: Terrorists attack army patrol party in Kupwara

    Kupwara(J-K): Terrorists attacked an army patrol party in Haril area of Kupwara district of Jammu and Kashmir on Friday morning. No injuries or casualties have been reported as yet. This comes a day after two soldiers were injured after terrorists attacked an army patrol party near Line of Control fence in Kashmir’s Keran sector. It is to be noted that of Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh is in Srinagar to review the

  • Jammu and Kashmir: Two militants killed in Kupwara

    Srinagar: Two militants were killed on Thursday in a gunfight between security forces and militants in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kupwara district, police said.   Police sources said militants fired at a patrol party of Rashtriya Rifles in Kralgund forest area of the district late on Wednesday. “Army retaliated the fire after which an encounter started there. During searches on Thursday morning bodies of two militants were recovered with weapons,” police said. Identity of

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    Jammu and Kashmir: Terrorist hideout busted by security forces in Kupwara

    Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir): A terrorist hideout was busted by the security forces in Handwara’s Rajwara area in Kupwara district of Jammu and Kashmir on Sunday. During a search operation, a huge cache of arms and ammunition was recovered. Also, the terrorists were not present at that time.

  • Sitharaman visits forward areas along LoC in Kupwara

    Srinagar: Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman today visited the forward areas along the Line of Control (LoC) in Kashmir and was briefed by the top military brass on counter-infiltration operations.

  • 18 injured in Kashmir bus accident

    Srinagar: Eighteen persons were injured, three of them critically, in a road accident in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kupwara district, police said.

  • Two brigades moved out of Valley

    New Delhi : Two infantry brigades, that were deployed following unrest in Kashmir Valley last September, have been moved out of the state.

  • Srinagar sees coldest night of season at minus 4.90 Celsius

    Srinagar : Srinagar experienced its coldest night of the season as the mercury settled nearly five degrees below freezing point, resulting in freezing of water supply lines and water bodies. The temperature at night was recorded at minus 4.9 degrees Celsius, down from the previous night’s minus 4.5 degrees Celsius, an official of the Met department said. The official said the sub-zero temperatures have resulted in freezing of water supply lines in many

  • Pak violates ceasefire in Poonch sector

    Poonch (Jammu and Kashmir) : After a lull of over three weeks, Paskistani forces again initiated indiscriminate firing at Indian Army posts in Jammu and Kashmir’s Poonch sector on Friday.