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Soldier, 2 militants killed in J&K gunfight

Soldier, 2 militants killed in J&K gunfight

🕔09:48, 18.Jun 2019

Srinagar, June 18  An Indian Army soldier and two militants were killed on Tuesday in a gunfight in Jammu and Kashmir’s Anantnag district, police sources said. The soldier initially injured in the encounter between the security forces and militants in

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Militant killed in gunfight in J&K’s Sopore

Militant killed in gunfight in J&K’s Sopore

🕔07:59, 12.Jun 2019

Srinagar, June 12  One militant was killed in a gunfight with the security forces in Jammu and Kashmir’s Sopore town on Wednesday. Police said security forces, after specific inputs about presence of militants, started a cordon and search operation yesterday

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Curfew relaxation in Jammu extended

Curfew relaxation in Jammu extended

🕔12:39, 20.Feb 2019

Jammu, Feb 20  In response to the overall improvement in the law and order situation in the Jammu district on Wednesday, authorities have decided to extend the curfew relaxation till 1 p.m., which was initially only till 11 a.m. Ramesh

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Curfew continues in Jammu for 5th day

Curfew continues in Jammu for 5th day

🕔09:44, 19.Feb 2019

Jammu, Feb 19  A curfew imposed in Jammu since February 15, continued on Tuesday for the fifth consecutive day, police said. “The curfew imposed on February 15 will continue in Jammu today. A decision on its relaxation will be taken

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Rain, snow in J&K

Rain, snow in J&K

🕔10:57, 13.Feb 2019

Srinagar, Feb 13  There was a break from the continuing cold wave conditions on Wednesday in Jammu and Kashmir following overcast skies in the valley and forecast of another spell of rain and snow later and on Thursday. “Rain in

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Heavy rain, snow lash J&K

Heavy rain, snow lash J&K

🕔10:31, 22.Jan 2019

Srinagar, Jan 22 Incessant rain in Jammu division and light to moderate fresh snowfall in the Kashmir Valley occurred on Tuesday as the Met forecast improvement from Wednesday onwards. “The western disturbance active over Jammu and Kashmir has resulted in

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Heavy snowfall to hit Kashmir

Heavy snowfall to hit Kashmir

🕔10:55, 16.Jan 2019

Srinagar, Jan 16  The Met on Wednesday forecast heavy snowfall for at least five days starting Saturday that is likely to disrupt air and surface traffic to and from the Kashmir Valley. “A comparatively intense western disturbance is becoming active

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Flight operations resume at Srinagar airport

Flight operations resume at Srinagar airport

🕔17:42, 5.Jan 2019

Srinagar, Jan 5  Flight operations resumed on Saturday afternoon from Srinagar international airport after remaining suspended for 24 hours. Officials at the airport said after runway clearance and improvement in visibility, flight operations were resumed at Srinagar airport in the

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Gunfight erupts in J&K

Gunfight erupts in J&K

🕔11:39, 5.Jan 2019

Srinagar, Jan 5  A gunfight erupted on Saturday between the security forces and holed-up militants in Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama district, officials said. Police said security forces started a cordon and search operation in Aripal village in Tral area after

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Militant hideout busted in J&K

Militant hideout busted in J&K

🕔13:51, 26.Dec 2018

Srinagar, Dec 26 Security forces on Wednesday busted a militant hideout in a forest area close to Hizbul commander Riyaz Naikoo’s village, during a cordon and search operation in Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama district, police said. The search operation was launched

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Jammu records coldest night

Jammu records coldest night

🕔10:03, 26.Dec 2018

Jammu, Dec 26 As a cold wave intensified across Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday, Jammu city recorded the season’s coldest night at 3.5 degrees Celsius, the Met said. In the Ladakh region and valley, the mercury dropped several degrees below the

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Cold wave grips J&K, Drass at minus 17.3

Cold wave grips J&K, Drass at minus 17.3

🕔10:16, 23.Dec 2018

Srinagar, Dec 23 (IANS) Icy cold winds blowing from the snow-clad mountains brought down the temperatures to minus 17.3 in Drass town on Sunday as the cold wave intensified in the Kashmir Valley. There will no relief from the intense weather

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Srinagar records seasons coldest night

Srinagar records seasons coldest night

🕔10:39, 3.Dec 2018

Srinagar, Dec 31 Srinagar recorded the season’s coldest night temperature at minus 2.8 degrees Celsius, while the minimum temperatures across Jammu and Kashmir continued to drop on Monday, the weather office said. “Srinagar witnessed the coldest night of the season due

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Voting underway for 6th phase of J&K panchayat polls

Voting underway for 6th phase of J&K panchayat polls

🕔12:04, 1.Dec 2018

Jammu/Srinagar, Dec 1  Voting was underway on Saturday for the sixth phase of panchayat polls across Jammu and Kashmir amid tight security. Voters were seen queuing outside polling stations in both the Jammu division and the Kashmir Valley despite the

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Minimum temperatures drop across J&K

Minimum temperatures drop across J&K

🕔11:41, 17.Nov 2018

Jammu/Srinagar, Nov 17  The minimum temperatures across Jammu and Kashmir dropped on Saturday due to a clear night sky, the Met Department said. “The minimum temperatures dropped further across Jammu and Kashmir today due to clear night sky. These temperatures

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Rain, snow to continue in J&K till Thursday

Rain, snow to continue in J&K till Thursday

🕔10:09, 14.Nov 2018

Srinagar, Nov 14  Fresh snowfall and rains occurred in the mountains of Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday, as the Met forecast scattered rains and snow to continue till Thursday. There would be some improvement in the weather after Thursday, the

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Curfew continues for 3rd day in J&K’s Kishtwar

Curfew continues for 3rd day in J&K’s Kishtwar

🕔11:49, 3.Nov 2018

Jammu, Nov 3 Curfew continued for the third day in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kishtwar district on Saturday which was imposed after the killing of BJP state Secretary Anil Parihar and his brother on Thursday night, police said. The Army carried out

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Surgeries at 3,500 metres: AIIMS takes quality healthcare to Leh

Surgeries at 3,500 metres: AIIMS takes quality healthcare to Leh

🕔11:44, 9.Oct 2018

Leh (Jammu and Kashmir), Oct 9  Forty-eight-year-old Stanzin Rigzin’s left knee-joint has been aching of late, making it difficult for her to walk with ease. But her village has only a government clinic and no orthopedic expert. So, one morning,

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Two encounters reported in J&K

Two encounters reported in J&K

🕔13:45, 27.Sep 2018

Srinagar, Sep 27  Security forces were engaged in two encounters with militants on Thursday in Badgam and Anantnag districts of Jammu and Kashmir. In the gun battle in Anantnag, one LeT commander and a soldier were killed, while the encounter

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Rajnath arrives in Jammu, to inaugurate ‘smart’ border fence

Rajnath arrives in Jammu, to inaugurate ‘smart’ border fence

🕔10:45, 17.Sep 2018

Jammu, Sep 17  Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh arrived here on Monday to inaugurate two “smart” border fencing pilot projects under the Comprehensive Integrated Border Management System (CIBMS) programme. Chief Secretary B.V.R. Subrahmanyam, Police Chief Dilbag Singh, Divisional Commissioner Jammu

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