Frost bites Valley, Drass freezes rock solid at minus 28.5

Srinagar: Morning fog affected pedestrian and vehicular movement in J&K on Tuesday as the gap between the maximum and the minimum temperatures narrowed down in Valley and Ladakh. Night’s lowest temperature dropped to bone-chilling minus 28.5 in Drass town of Ladakh. Maximum temperature was minus 10.6 in Drass yesterday. Drass is one of the coldest inhabited […]

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2 militants killed in encounter in Kashmir’s Shopian

Srinagar: Two unidentified terrorists have been killed in an overnight encounter with the security forces in South Kashmir’s Shopian district, officials said on Saturday. On Friday the gun battle began after security forces cordoned off the Kanigam area and launched a search operation on the basis of specific information about militant presence. As the security forces […]

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2 terrorists killed in encounter in Kashmir

Srinagar: Two unidentified terrorists were killed in an ongoing encounter between the terrorists and the security forces in South Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Wednesday morning, officials said. “Two unidentified terrorists have been killed in encounter at Pulwama, Operation is going on,” police said. The firefight took place in the Tiken area of Pulwama after the […]

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NIA arrests PDP youth wing chief Waheed Parra for supporting Hizbul Mujahideen activities

New Delhi/Srinagar: In a major action, the National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Wednesday arrested Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) youth wing chief Waheed Parra in connection with ex-Deputy Superintendent of Police Davinder Singh case for supporting Hizbul Mujahideen activities. An NIA official in Delhi related to the probe told IANS, “We have arrested Parra for supporting Hizbul […]

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Kashmir: 2 terrorists killed in encounter in Shopian

Srinagar: Two terrorists have been killed in an ongoing encounter between terrorists and security forces in South Kashmir’s Shopian district on Tuesday, officials said. “The two terrorists killed in Kutpora have not been identified yet. Operation is going on,” police said. The gunfight took place after the security forces cordoned off the area at dawn and […]