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Conspiracy to favour Kashmiri Pandits, allege displaced persons from PoK

Jammu | Friday, Jan 19 2018 IST
Displaced persons from erstwhile parts of Jammu and Kashmir (PoK) on Friday said they will not tolerate any attempt to distort their historical heritage. ''Under a well-knit conspiracy, a plot is being created to spoil the case of PoK DPs. A handful of Ka... read..
 

Kashmiri Pandits observe 28th Exodus Day

Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India] | January 19, 2018 12:01:13 AM IST
The Kashmiri Pandits across the nation are observing 'Exodus Day' on Friday.... read..
 

Malala Yousafzai biopic 'Gul Makai' being shot in Kashmir

Srinagar (Jammu & Kashmir) [India] | January 19, 2018 12:01:13 AM IST
Bollywood film 'Gul Makai', based on the life of teenager Pakistani activist and Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai, is being shot in the Ganderbal district of Kashmir for the last few days.... read..
 

Kashmir reels under 'Chillai Kalan', Kargil at minus 20

Srinagar |Friday, 2018 10:45:04 AM IST
Minimum temperatures throughout the Kashmir Valley and Ladakh region dropped several notches below the freezing point on Friday. The Met said the cold wave will continue till Sunday.... read..
 

4 policemen injured in militant grenade attack in Kashmir

Srinagar | Friday, Jan 19 2018 IST
Four personnel of Jammu and Kashmir police were injured when militants hurled a hand grenade near a police station in Pulwama Friday afternoon, a police spokesman said. He said militants hurled a hand grenade at Pulwama in which four police personnel were... read..
 

Eight policemen injured in Kashmir explosion

Srinagar |Friday, 2018 6:15:04 PM IST
Eight policemen were injured on Friday when militants hurled a grenade at the Pulwama police station in Jammu and Kashmir.... read..
 

SF withdrawn after protests to avoid any damage in south Kashmir

Srinagar | Friday, Jan 19 2018 IST
A police spokesman said on Friday that security forces have been withdrawn from an area in south Kashmir district of Kulgam on Thursday after protests to avoid any damage to life and property, refuting the reports that security forces, during searches to... read..
 

Body of youth recovered under mysterious circumstances in Kashmir

Anantnag | Friday, Jan 19 2018 IST
Panic gripped in Bijbehara area in this south Kashmir district when a body was found early Friday morning, official sources said. They said that a body was found in Bijbehara by some people in an under construction house who immediately informed the polic... read..
 

Night chill intensifies, day temp remains above normal in Kashmir

Srinagar | Friday, Jan 19 2018 IST
The night chill has intensified as the minimum temperature dipped and settled several degrees below freezing point while day temperature remained above normal in Kashmir valley, where sun was again out on Friday though the intensity of heat was low. Peop... read..
 

NIA files terror charges against Kashmir separatists

New Delhi |Thursday, 2018 1:15:05 PM IST
The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Thursday filed charges under a stringent anti-terror law against jailed seven Kashmiri separatist leaders and Pakistan-based terrorist leaders Hafiz Saeed and Syed Salahuddin.... read..
 

Traffic disrupted on Kashmir highway to protest erratic power supply

Srinagar | Thursday, Jan 18 2018 IST
Traffic on the Srinagar-Jammu national highway was disrupted on Thursday to protest unscheduled and frequent power cuts in south Kashmir district of Anantnag. Hundreds of people, including women and children, took to the streets and blocked the national ... read..
 

Charges filed against Kashmiri separatists for waging war against India (Lead)

New Delhi |Thursday, 2018 2:45:04 PM IST
The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Thursday filed charges under stringent anti-terror laws against seven jailed Kashmiri separatist leaders for allegedly conspiring with Pakistan-based terrorist leaders Hafiz Saeed and Syed Salahuddin to wage war ... read..
 

Night temp improves; day chill intensifies due to overcast conditions in Kashmir

Srinagar | Thursday, Jan 18 2018 IST
The night temperature improved and settled several degree above normal owing to overcast conditions in Kashmir valley though chill intensified during the day despite sun coming out in the afternoon. The upper reaches received another spell of snowfall la... read..
 

Kashmiri publishing house enters Limca Book of Records

Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India] | January 18, 2018 12:01:13 AM IST
Gulshan Books, a Kashmiri publishing house at Jammu and Kashmir's Nehru Park has found its way into the Limca Book of Records 2018 for its wide collection of 80,000 books.... read..
 

Traffic resumes on Kashmir highway after remaining suspended due to dharna

Srinagar | Thursday, Jan 18 2018 IST
Traffic on the Srinagar-Jammu National Highway was disrupted on Thursday for more than an hour due to protest against unscheduled and frequent power cuts in south Kashmir district of Anantnag. Hundreds of people, including women and children, took to t... read..
 

Traffic resumes on Kashmir highway, Sadhna, Razdan passes closed

Srinagar | Thursday, Jan 18 2018 IST
Traffic on the national highway, the only road linking the Kashmir valley with the rest of the country, was resumed on after remaining suspended Wednesday night due to slippery road conditions following fresh snowfall. Meanwhile, dozens of far-flung and r... read..
 

Ours is genuine freedom struggle: Kashmiri separatists

Srinagar |Thursday, 2018 7:45:04 PM IST
Three Senior Kashmiri separatist leaders on Thursday accused Indian Army chief General Bipin Rawat of deliberately trying to dub Kashmiris engaged in "freedom struggle" as terrorists.... read..
 

Pakistan embassy officials involved in Kashmir terror funding: NIA

New Delhi |Thursday, 2018 8:15:05 PM IST
Several Pakistan embassy officials were involved in terror funding in Jammu and Kashmir and the money was routed from that country via Dubai, the NIA has said in its chargesheet filed in a court on Thursday.... read..
 

Two Kashmiris among 112 women to be felicitated by Prez

Srinagar | Thursday, Jan 18 2018 IST
Two Kashmiris are among the 112 women achievers who will be felicitated by President Ram Nath Kovind at Rashtrapati Bhawan on January 20. The President will felicitate 112 women achievers who have achieved a first in any field on January 20, 2018 at Ras... read..
 

Light snowfall on higher reaches, WD turns weak in Kashmir

Srinagar | Wednesday, Jan 17 2018 IST
Though the Western Disturbance (WD) had turned weak, there was a light snowfall on upper reaches in the Kashmir valley, where the minimum temperature was below freezing point while the mercury during the day remained above normal, with icy cold winds cont... read..
 

NIA to file chargesheet against Kashmiri separatist leaders on Thursday

New Delhi |Wednesday, 2018 11:45:04 AM IST
A chargesheet against seven Kashmiri separatists and a businessman in a case of funding terror in the Kashmir Valley will be filed by the NIA on Thursday, the day their judicial custody ends, officials said.... read..
 

People of Kashmir tired of terrorism: Army chief

New Delhi |Wednesday, 2018 7:45:04 PM IST
People in Jammu and Kashmir are tired of terrorism as they have realised it cannot give them what they want, Army chief Bipin Rawat said on Wednesday.... read..
 

Life returns to normal in Bijbehara in south Kashmir

Anantnag | Wednesday, Jan 17 2018 IST
Life returned to normal on Wednesday in several areas of this south Kashmir district, where people observed strike on the first death anniversary of three Hizbul Mujahideen (HM) militants killed in an encounter with security forces last year. Shops and bu... read..
 

Avalanche warning in seven Kashmir districts

Srinagar |Wednesday, 2018 9:15:04 PM IST
The Jammu and Kashmir administration on Wednesday issued avalanche warning in seven districts of the Valley, an official said.... read..
 

Avalanche warning issued for seven Kashmir districts

Srinagar | Wednesday, Jan 17 2018 IST
The authorities issued avalanche warning on Wednesday evening in seven districts of the Kashmir valley, an official spokesman said. According to the Additional Commissioner Kashmir, the warning was applicable for avalanche prone areas in Anantnag, Kulgam,... read..
 

HMV traffic to ply only one-way, LMV from both sides on Kashmir highway

Srinagar | Wednesday, Jan 17 2018 IST
Hundreds of heavy vehicles, including those carrying essentials and oil tankers, left different parts of Jammu for Kashmir valley as only one-way Heavy Motor Vehicle (HMV) traffic will continue on the 300-km-long Srinagar-Jammu highway till further orders... read..
 

Two porters injured in explosion at Army arms depot in south Kashmir

Srinagar | Tuesday, Jan 16 2018 IST
Two Army porters were injured when an explosive device went off inside the Army arms depot in south Kashmir district of Anantnag Tuesday afternoon. Police in a tweet said "Accidental explosion in Kundroo Anantnag.Two injured porters being treated.@spvaid... read..
 

Kashmir private hospitals putting patients' lives at risk: DAK

Srinagar | Tuesday, Jan 16 2018 IST
The Doctors Association Kashmir on Tuesday alleged that private hospitals in Kashmir valley lack facilities and staff to deal with emergencies. "That is putting lives of patients at risk," said DAK President Nisar ul Hassan in a statement here thi... read..
 

Two ports injured in south Kashmir explosion

Srinagar | Tuesday, Jan 16 2018 IST
Two porters were injured in an accidental explosion in south Kashmir district of Anantnag Tuesday afternoon, police said. Police said that an accidental explosion in Kundroo Anantnag caused injuries to two porters. The injured porters have been shifted t... read..
 

KTMF threatens agitation against killings, CASOs in Kashmir

Srinagar | Tuesday, Jan 16 2018 IST
The Kashmir Traders and Manufacturers Federation (KTMF) has threatened to launch an agitation if the Cordon and Search Operation (CASO) by security forces in the Kashmir valley were not stopped immediately. The CASOs are proving a disaster for life and ... read..
 

Youth injured in 'security force' firing in south Kashmir dies

Srinagar | Tuesday, Jan 16 2018 IST
A youth, who was injured in alleged security force firing last month, after massive protests erupted following the killing of two local militants in an encounter in south Kashmir district of Shopian, died on Tuesday, official sources said. Life was crippl... read..
 

Ruckus in J&K Assembly over Kashmiri businessman's arrest in Delhi

Jammu |Tuesday, 2018 1:45:05 PM IST
The opposition National Conference (NC) and Independent MLA Engineer Rashid on Tuesday interrupted the proceedings of Jammu and Kashmir assembly over the arrest of a Kashmiri businessman by Delhi Police.... read..
 

Electrician found dead in north Kashmir hospital

Srinagar | Tuesday, Jan 16 2018 IST
An electrician was found dead in a room in hospital in north Kashmir district of Baramulla under mysterious circumstances on Tuesday, official sources said. They said panic gripped Sub-District Hospital (SDH) at Pattan in Baramulla this morning when an el... read..
 

Soldier dies in north Kashmir

Srinagar | Tuesday, Jan 16 2018 IST
A soldier from Jammu died under mysterious circumstance in north Kashmir district of Baramulla on Tuesday, official sources said. They a 40-year-old soldier Pawan Kumar, son of Mohan Lal, resident of Bishna, Jammu, was found dead at Opluna camp of 79 Brig... read..
 

Summer-like weather during day, night remains chilly in Kashmir

Srinagar | Monday, Jan 15 2018 IST
People continued to enjoy summer-like weather due to sunshine though the night temperature remained several degrees below freezing point owing to dry conditions in Kashmir valley. However, chilly weather conditions continued in the border town of Kargil, ... read..
 

Kashmiri mother seeks CM's help for son's release

Srinagar |Monday, 2018 3:45:05 PM IST
The mother of a Kashmiri businessman arrested in Delhi on terrorism charges on Monday urged Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti to help get her son released, claiming he was innocent.... read..
 

Five Jaish militants killed on LoC in Kashmir

Srinagar |Monday, 2018 10:45:05 AM IST
Five militants from Jaish-e-Mohammed's suicide squad were killed on Monday near the Line of Control (LoC) in a joint operation by Jammu and Kashmir Police, army and paramilitary forces, officials said.... read..
 

5 JeM infiltrators killed by security forces in Kashmir

Srinagar | Monday, Jan 15 2018 IST
Five Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) infiltrators were killed by alert troops near the Line of Control (LoC) in Uri sector of north Kashmir's Baramulla district on Monday, a defence ministry spokesman said. The operation was on when the reports last came in, Col ... read..
 

4 JeM fidayeen killed in Kashmir

Srinagar | Monday, Jan 15 2018 IST
Four Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) fidayeen were killed by security forces in a joint operation in Uri sector of north Kashmir's Baramulla district on Monday. Director General of Police (DGP) Dr S P Vaid said that the Army, state police and Central Armed Parami... read..
 

2 PoK guests arrive; 9 Kashmiris cross over to other side of LoC

Srinagar | Monday, Jan 15 2018 IST
Despite tense situation following the killing of five Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) infiltrators by security forces in Uri sector this morning, two guests from Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK) arrived here, while nine Kashmiris crossed over to the other side of t... read..
 

Kargil freezes at minus 20, Kashmir shivers in cold wave

Srinagar |Monday, 2018 11:15:06 AM IST
Night temperatures throughout the Kashmir Valley remained several degrees below the freezing point on Monday with Kargil town freezing at minus 20 degree Celsius.... read..
 

Four JeM fidayeen killed in Kashmir encounter

Srinagar | Monday, Jan 15 2018 IST
Four Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) fidayeen were reportedly killed by security forces in a fierce encounter in north Kashmir on Monday, official sources said. They said security forces, on a tip-off, raided a place in Uri and killed the four. Details are awaited... read..
 

Life returns to normal after day-long strike in Kashmir

Srinagar | Sunday, Jan 14 2018 IST
Life returned to normal on Sunday in the Kashmir valley after daylong strike called by separatists against civilians deaths in alleged security force action. Restrictions, which were imposed in the downtown, Shehar-e-Khas (SeK) Srinagar and parts of civi... read..
 

Train service resumes in Kashmir valley

Srinagar | Sunday, Jan 14 2018 IST
Train service resumed on Sunday after remaining suspended on Saturday for security reasons in the Kashmir valley, where separatists had called for a general strike against the alleged civilians killing in security force action. "We have resumed all tra... read..
 

1 dead, 5 injured in road accidents of Kashmir

Srinagar | Sunday, Jan 14 2018 IST
A person was killed and five others were injured in different road accidents in Kashmir valley, police said here on Sunday. According to a police Spokesperson, a tractor turned turtle near Malpora in central Kashmir district of Budgam, resulting in on-the... read..
 

Manifold initiatives afoot to restore dignified peace in Kashmir: Altaf Bukhari

Srinagar | Sunday, Jan 14 2018 IST
Asserting that manifold initiatives are afoot to create conducive atmosphere for the restoration of peace and tranquility with dignity in Kashmir, Minister for Education, Syed Mohammad Altaf Bukhari on Sunday said 1400 cases filed against first-time stone... read..
 

Night temp remains below freezing point in Kashmir, weather improves in day

Srinagar | Sunday, Jan 14 2018 IST
Despite witnessing some improvement, the night temperature remained several degrees below freezing point though sun came out bringing the much needed relief to the people from chilly weather conditions during the day in Kashmir valley. Border towns of Le... read..
 

Army establishes skill training centre for Kashmiri youth

Baramulla (Jammu and Kashmir) [India] | January 14, 2018 12:01:13 AM IST
In an endeavor to empower the Kashmiri youth, the Indian Army has established a Skill Training Centre at sector 10 Headquarters of Rashtriya Rifles (RR) in Haiderbeg, Pattan area in Baramulla district in Jammu and Kashmir.... read..
 

Train services suspended again in Kashmir for security reasons

Srinagar | Saturday, Jan 13 2018 IST
Train services were suspended on Saturday for security reasons in the Kashmir valley, where separatists have called for a general strike against the alleged civilians killings in security force action. We have suspended all train runs in the Kashmir va... read..
 

Two died due to asphyxiation in Kashmir

Srinagar | Saturday, Jan 13 2018 IST
Two people died due to asphyxiation in a room in Pulwama district late Friday night, official sources said on Saturday. They said two people, reportedly working as labourers, were sleeping in a rented room at Dalipora in Pulwama, where a gas heater was ... read..
 

SF fire in air, burst teargas shells to disperse demonstrators in Kashmir

Srinagar | Saturday, Jan 13 2018 IST
Security forces (SF) resorted to aerial firing and burst teargas shells to disperse demonstrators who pelted stones on Army vehicle on Srinagar-Jammu national highway in south Kashmir district of Anantnag Saturday afternoon. Traffic on the highway was di... read..
 
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