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J&K: Three militants killed in Handwara encounter

At least three terrorists allegedly from Pakistan were neutralized by a joint team of the Jammu and Kashmir Police, the Rashtriya Rifles (RR) and the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) in Unisoo of Handwara in Jammu and Kashmir, official sources said on Monday.Director General of Police (DGP) of Jammu and Kashmir SP Vaid said on

Handwara Encounter: Encounter between militants and security forces

Encounter breaks out in Handwara

Handwara Encounter: An encounter broke out today between militants and security forces in Handwara area of north Kashmir’s Kupwara district, the police said.   Security forces launched a cordon and search operation at Hongnikote in Handwara, 85 kms from here, following information about presence of militants there, a police official said. He said during searches, the

Handwara police van attacked in Jammu and Kashmir

New Delhi: Terrorist attack on Handwara Police Van in Jammu and Kashmir on

HC seeks J&K govt’s response on girl’s alleged molestation

Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir High Court on Wednesday sought the state government’s response on a PIL seeking a high level judicial inquiry into the alleged molestation incident in Handwara and subsequent violence even as it directed the police to facilitate a meeting of the girl and her father with her mother’s counsel. The Kashmir High

Restrictions re-imposed in Handwara in J&K

Srinagar: Handwara, the epicentre of ongoing unrest in Kashmir, and its adjoining areas continued to witness trouble on Monday, prompting re-imposition of curfew-like restrictions after a three-hour relaxation even though mobile internet services were restored after four-day suspension. Authorities on Monday gave a three-hour relaxation from curfew-like restrictions in Handwara town in Kupwara district and

Handwara incident: Girl was pressurised into giving statement, says family

Srinagar: The family of the girl, whose alleged harassment led to a spate of violence in Kashmir, today claimed that she was pressurised into giving a video statement denying she was molested and has approached Court seeking an independent probe into the incident. “My girl is just 16 years old and was alone in the police