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J&K: Second attack in 24 hours, 2 cops killed

June 05, 2016 2:00 am

The attack comes ahead of the June 22 polling for by-election to Anantnag Assembly seat where Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti is one of the nine candidates in the fray.

Anantnag bypoll postponed

June 03, 2016 1:25 am

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti is contesting the Anantnag polls.

Assembly bypoll in Kashmir's Anantnag to be held on June 19: EC

May 21, 2016 3:58 pm

The Commission said the notification for the bypoll, necessitated following the demise of the then state Chief Minister, Mufti Mohammed Syeed in January, will be issued on May 25.

J&K: 2 soldiers, civilian hurt in grenade attack

March 27, 2016 3:55 am

Hizbul Mujahideen has claimed responsibility for the attack in a tele-statement to a local news agency.

J&K: Restrictions imposed in Anantnag town

October 21, 2015 10:26 am

Many areas in Anantnag had yesterday observed a spontaneous shutdown to protest against the death of Zahid.

Anantnag: Six injured in second grenade attack in a week

July 29, 2015 1:47 pm

Last week, one civilian lost his life when a grenade exploded on the road near Achabal in the town.

Pilgrimage turns deadly for Vile Parle resident

July 30, 2012 1:58 am

A day after losing family members to a mysterious blast aboard a bus at Anantnag in Kashmir on Saturday,the Rathore family in Vile Parle is devastated.

I have shed my blood in Kashmir Valley: Army Chief

July 09, 2012 5:48 pm

As a Brigadier,he was shot by a terrorist when commanding the Rashtriya Rifles in south Kashmir.

J&K govt approves 17 polytechnic institutes

June 24, 2011 12:15 pm

Jammu and Kashmir govt has approved establishing polytechnic institutes in 17 districts of the state

Minor raped in Kashmir,protesters burn accused's house

May 18, 2011 4:02 pm

The man was arrested as the medical examination of the girl confirmed sexual assault,sources said.


J&K para-cricket team captain inspiration for disabled

February 12, 2016 9:27 am

Jammu and Kashmir, Feb 12 (ANI): Amir Hussain, a differently-abled boy from Anantnag district in Jammu and Kashmir is an inspiration for all specially challenged people. He lost both his arms at an early age in a mishap at a sawmill. Accounting to his extraordinary bowling and batting skills, he has been appointed as the captain of state’s para-cricket team. Despite losing both his arms, Amir is one of the finest bowlers and batsman of his locality. He has a unique style of holding the bat between his neck and shoulder, and bowls while holding the ball in his toes. Amir, who has so far played cricket in Jammu, Delhi and Lucknow wishes to join International Para-Cricket team of India.