Kathua

  • J&K: Security forces gun down all three terrorists who attacked Khatua 28-03-2014 07:02 PM

    Srinagar: Three terrorists were gunned down in a fierce gun battle with the security forces in Jammu & Kashmir's Kathua on Friday. The terrorists had executed twin terror attacks in Jammu where one person was killed and three others were injured early on Friday morning. Early in the morning, the...
  • Jammu: Four people including two terrorists killed in twin terror attacks 28-03-2014 09:06 AM

    Jammu: Two terrorists have been killed in an encounter with Army in Janglote in Kathua. The terrorists executed twin terror attacks in Jammu where one person was killed and three others were injured early on Friday morning. Heavy firing is on in the Janglote area near an army installation in...
  • Jammu: 1 dead, 3 hurt as 4 alleged terrorists open fire on a vehicle 28-03-2014 07:33 AM

    Kathua: One person has been killed and 3 others have been injured after 4 alleged terrorists opened fire on a vehicle in Kathua in Jammu. The gunmen were reportedly wearing army uniforms. After the attack, the alleged terrorists hijacked a white Bolero and took it towards Jammu. With the terrorists...
  • Congress unnerved by BJP campaign in Udhampur: Jitendra Singh 12-03-2014 05:45 PM

    Describing the delay in announcing the Congress' candidate for the Kathua-Udhampur Lok Sabha seat as "manifestation of its leadership's confusion and nervousness", BJP on Wednesday said the people have sent out loud and clear signals of their support for Narendra Modi. "It is a compliment for the people of the...
  • BSF arrests Pakistani national staying with Gujjar family for over 2 years 30-12-2013 04:32 PM

    A Pakistani national, who claimed to be staying with a Gujjar family for over two years in Kathua district's Hiranagar sector, has been arrested by BSF near the border and is being quizzed in connection with the twin militant attacks on October 26. The Pakistani, who identified himself as Mohmmad...
  • J&K: Ceasefire violation by Pakistan in Kathua district, BSF officer injured 19-12-2013 04:25 PM

    In a ceasefire violation, a BSF officer was injured on Thursday in sniper firing from across the Indo-Pak border in Kathua district of Jammu and Kashmir. There was sniper firing from across the International Border (IB) on a forward border post in Kathua district around 1300 hours, a BSF officer...
  • Stronger surveillance needed to prevent terror attacks, says Omar Abdullah 27-09-2013 05:30 PM

    Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Friday said that surveillance needed to be strengthened in the state to prevent terrorist attacks like the twin strikes at Samba and Kathua. "While expressing sorrow over the loss of civilians and security force personnel in the twin terrorist attacks, the Chief...
  • Concerns over security on the rise as twin terror attacks strike Jammu 27-09-2013 09:02 AM

    Samba: Three days ahead of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and his Pakistani counterpart's meeting in New York, a brazen attack left 12 people dead including an army officer in Jammu. The Army is carrying out its final sanitizing operations after the nine hour long gunbattle had struck Samba killing 3...
  • Watch: How terrorists entered India and executed the attack 26-09-2013 02:03 PM

    12 people have been killed in twin terror attacks that hit Jammu on Thursday morning. 3 Army people, 5 policemen and 2 civilians have died. Despite the terror attack, the PM who is scheduled to meet his Pankistani counterpart on Sunday said that the talks will continue and such attacks...
  • J&K twin terror attacks: Terrorist outfit 'Shohada Brigade' claims responsibility 26-09-2013 12:42 PM

    A lesser-known terrorist outfit 'Shohada Brigade' on Thursday claimed responsibility for the twin attacks in Jammu region which left 12 persons, including a Lt Colonel of the army, dead. "We carried the attacks in Kathua and Samba in Jammu region and our Mujhahideen are still fighting there," a person who...
  • Full text: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's statement on Jammu attacks 26-09-2013 12:36 PM

    Prime Minister Manmohan Singh called the twin terror strikes in Jammu on Thursday morning an attack on peace but also reiterated that talks with Pakistan will go on. The Prime Minister who was in Frankfurt en route to New York for the 68th United Nations General Assembly session made the...
  • High alert in the state after twin terror attacks hit Jammu 26-09-2013 11:31 AM

    The vehicles have been stopped at the highway near Kajwani Chowk in Jammu. All the vehicles are being stopped, especially those coming from Pathankot towards Jammu. This after a terror attack was seen at Kathua's Hiranagar wher the terrorists came in an auto and entered the police station and started...
  • Watch: Eyewitness account of J&K twin terror attack 26-09-2013 11:09 AM

    Ten people including five policemen and three Army personnle have died in a twin terror attack in Jammu. Terrorists first attacked a police station and then attacked an Army camp. "We saw that 3 terrorists entered the police station and started firing continuously. 7 people died on the spot and...
  • Twin terror attack in J&K, 12 people including 3 Army men killed 26-09-2013 09:44 AM

    Srinagar: Just 72 hours ahead of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's meeting in New York, there have been two fresh terror attacks in Jammu. Terrorists attacked a police station in Kathua and an Army camp in Samba, leaving 10 people dead. An alert has now...
  • Terrorists attack a police station in Jammu, 7 dead 26-09-2013 08:05 AM

    Srinagar: Just 72 hours ahead of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's meeting in New York, seven people died on Thursday in a deadly terrorist attack in Jammu. Terrorists reportedly attacked a police station in Kathua killing five police personnel and two civilians. Many policemen have...
  • Kishtwar violence: Train services disrupted in Jammu 10-08-2013 06:30 PM

    Jammu: Rail services were disrupted on Saturday on the Jammu-Pathankot route as the ABVP activists stopped a train at the Kathua railway station protesting the recent clashes at Kishtwar district. Demanding sacking of the Minister of State for Home, Sajjad Ahmed Kitchloo over the Kishtwar incident, the activists of ABVP...
  • Jammu and Kashmir: 18 people trapped in flash floods in Kathua rescued 03-08-2013 04:30 PM

    Jammu: Eighteen people, who were trapped in the flash-floods in Kathua district in Jammu and Kashmir, have been rescued by the Air Force personnel. The victims were trapped at various places as the Ujh river was flowing above the danger mark. Large areas in Hiranagar tehsil have been flooded after...
  • J&K quake: Edu institutions to remain close on Thursday 01-05-2013 10:25 PM

    Jammu: Authorities in the earthquake hit Doda and Kathua districts on Wednesday ordered closure of all educational institutions, keeping in view apprehension of aftershocks. As directed by District Development Commissioner (DDC), Kathua, all educational institutions of Bani, Lohai-Malhar, Billawar, Mahanpur, Basohli and Bhaddu will remain close on Thursday, an official...
  • J&K govt releases young stone pelter Faizan Rafiq 06-04-2011 11:03 AM

    Amnesty International and human rights groups had launched a Free Faizan campaign with Faizan's family. ...
  • Yatra foiled, BJP leaders hoist flag at Kathua 26-01-2011 09:27 PM

    Delhi: BJP's Ekta Yatra ended without unfurling the Tricolour in Srinagar. The day saw high drama as BJP's top leaders Sushma Swaraj and Arun Jaitley were kept in custody in Jammu till afternoon. A handful of BJP workers managed to reach Srinagar, but were promptly rounded up by the state...