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Drug peddler arrested, cannabis recovered in north Kashmir

Srinagar | Saturday, Apr 21 2018 IST
Jammu and Kashmir police arrested a drug peddler and recovered cannabis in north Kashmir's Bandipora district on Friday evening, a police spokesman said here. He said following an tip-off, a 'naka' was set up at Paribal crossing Aloosa in Bandipora distri... read..
 

Fresh avalanche warning issued in Kashmir

Srinagar | Saturday, Apr 21 2018 IST
A fresh avalanche warning has been issued on Saturday evening for next 24 hours in Kashmir, an official spokesman said here. He said Divisional Administration Kashmir issued a fresh avalanche warning for next 24 hours for hilly and avalanche-prone areas ... read..
 

Bukhari urges students to concentrate on studies in Kashmir

Srinagar | Saturday, Apr 21 2018 IST
Seeking cooperation from every section of the society to ensure disruption-free academic activities in the Valley, Minister for Education, Finance and Labour & Employment, Syed Mohammad Altaf Bukhari on Saturday urged the students to concentrate on their ... read..
 

Class work in many GDC, HSSs suspended in Kashmir

Srinagar | Saturday, Apr 21 2018 IST
Class work in many Government Degree Colleges (GDCs) and Higher Secondary Schools (HSSs) was suspended in the Kashmir valley on Saturday. However, in Government Girls HSS Kothibagh in Srinagar, class work was suspended due to water-logging and examinati... read..
 

Leh, Mughal road remain shut, Kashmir highway reopens

Srinagar | Saturday, Apr 21 2018 IST
The national highway, linking the Ladakh region with Kashmir, and 86-km-long historic Mughal road remained closed for the second day on Saturday due to fresh snowfall, landslides and slippery road condition. However, traffic was resumed on the 300-km-lon... read..
 

Kathua rape, murder case: Clashes continue in Kashmir

Srinagar | Saturday, Apr 21 2018 IST
Security forces on Saturday burst teargas shells to disperse the demonstrators, including students, at some places in Kashmir valley, protesting against rape and brutal murder of an eight-year-old girl at Kathua in Jammu. Scores of youth hit the streets a... read..
 

Attend classes; Kashmir needs doctors, engineers, politicians: Rashid to students

Srinagar | Saturday, Apr 21 2018 IST
As the student protests over Kathua rape and murder case refuse do die down in Kashmir, Independent MLA Er Abdul Rashid on Saturday urged students to end demonstrations and resume classes in their respective institutions. "I appeal all the protesting s... read..
 

Police trace missing girl within four hours in north Kashmir

Srinagar | Saturday, Apr 21 2018 IST
Jammu and Kashmir police claimed to have traced a missing girl within four hours in north Kashmir district of Bandipora, a police spokesman said here on Saturday afternoon. He said a missing report was lodged by a woman, Sara Begum, in police station Pe... read..
 

DeM chief, associates arrested in south Kashmir

Srinagar | Saturday, Apr 21 2018 IST
Dukhataran-e-Milat (DeM) chief Aasiya Andrabi and her few associates have been arrested for allegedly inciting trouble in south Kashmir district of Anantnag, official sources said. They said on a tip-off about DeM chief, a woman separatist organisation,... read..
 

Rail service resumes in Kashmir after remaining suspended on Friday

Srinagar | Saturday, Apr 21 2018 IST
Train service was resumed in the Kashmir valley on Saturday after remaining suspended on Friday following damage caused to windowpanes of some coaches on Thursday on Srinagar-Baramulla track. We have resumed the train service on all routes in the Kashmir ... read..
 

De-radicalization of youth must for peace in Kashmir: Army

New Delhi |Friday, 2018 4:15:04 PM IST
With the Kashmir Valley enveloped by rising violence, the Indian Army on Friday said it would prioritize bringing radicalized youth to the mainstream through a "collective approach" and convince militants to "shun violence and gun culture".... read..
 

Police recovers two abducted girls, arrests kidnappers in Kashmir

Srinagar | Friday, Apr 20 2018 IST
Jammu and Kashmir police on Friday recovered two abducted girls and arrested their abductors in the Kashmir valley, a police spokesman said here in the evening. He said Police Station Maisuma received a report from a person stating that his minor daughter... read..
 

Gulmarg, other upper reaches receive fresh snow; rain lashes plains in Kashmir

Srinagar | Friday, Apr 20 2018 IST
The upper reaches, including the world famous ski resort of Gulmarg, received fresh snowfall, while incessant rain lashed this summer capital and other plains in Kashmir valley. Meanwhile, the mercury during the day plunged several degrees due to wet weat... read..
 

Tourism deptt to promote glass top coach to attract upscale visitors in Kashmir

Srinagar | Friday, Apr 20 2018 IST
In the run-up to providing delightful travelling experience in the picturesque Kashmir valley and attract upscale tourists, the department of tourism will promote the state's first ever glass roof, air conditioned railway coach among the visitors. Dire... read..
 

Leh, Mughal roads closed due to snow-landslides, Kashmir highway through

Srinagar | Friday, Apr 20 2018 IST
The national highway, connecting Ladakh region with Kashmir was closed yet again on Friday due to fresh snowfall, while landslides forced closure of traffic on 86-km-long historic Mughal road. However, despite rain the 300-km-long Srinagar-Jammu national... read..
 

Come forward to create peaceful atmosphere in Kashmir: Vice Pres

New Delhi [India] | April 20, 2018 12:01:13 AM IST
Vice President Venkaiah Naidu on Friday said that there is a need for all to come forward and create a peaceful atmosphere in Kashmir valley.... read..
 

Kashmir highway closed due to fresh landslides

Srinagar | Friday, Apr 20 2018 IST
The traffic on Srinagar-Jammu national highway, connecting Kashmir valley with the rest of the country, was suspended due to landslides, triggered by incessant rain since early Friday morning. "The traffic on the highway has been suspended due to landslid... read..
 

Kathua rape & murder: 14 students injured in clashes in Kashmir

Srinagar | Thursday, Apr 19 2018 IST
Fourteen students were injured when security forces resorted to lathicharge and burst teargas shells to disperse demonstrators in Kashmir valley, who were protesting against rape and brutal murder of an eight-year-old girl in Kathua in Jammu region. Mean... read..
 

CB registers two FIR against imposter and two non-local fraudsters in Kashmir

Srinagar | Thursday, Apr 19 2018 IST
Jammu and Kashmir police Crime Branch (CB), Kashmir, on Thursday registered two First Information Reports (FIRs) against an imposter and two non local fraudsters, a spokesman of the CB said. He said CB Kashmir registered a First Information Report (FIR) a... read..
 

Fresh avalanche warning issued in Kashmir, Ladakh

Srinagar | Thursday, Apr 19 2018 IST
An avalanche warning has been issued for hilly and avalanche prone areas in the Kashmir valley and Ladakh region following fresh snowfall during the past few days, an official spokesman said here Thursday evening. He said the Divisional Administration Kas... read..
 

Two cement manufacturers penalized in south Kashmir

Srinagar | Thursday, Apr 19 2018 IST
Two cement manufacturers were penalized for selling under weight cement bags in south Kashmir district of Pulwama, an official spokesman said on Thursday evening. He said the Field Executive of Legal Metrology Department (LMD) under the supervision of Ass... read..
 

Unidentified person snatch a 12 bore rifle from a bank guard in Kashmir

Srinagar | Thursday, Apr 19 2018 IST
Unidentified persons on Thursday snatched a 12-bore rifle from a guard of Jammu and Kashmir Bank (JKB) in south Kashmir district of Shopian, a police spokesman said. He said unknown persons snatched a rifle from guard of JKB at Pinjoora in Shopian. A mass... read..
 

Intermittent rain continues in plains; upper reaches receive fresh snow in Kashmir

Srinagar | Thursday, Apr 19 2018 IST
The upper reaches in the world famous ski resort of Gulmarg and other heights in the Valley received fresh snow while intermittent rain continued for the fourth successive day in the plains in Kashmir. However, the night temperature witnessed slight impro... read..
 

Police denies news about teenager joining militancy in Kashmir

Srinagar | Thursday, Apr 19 2018 IST
Jammu and Kashmir police on Thursday denied a news items being circulated on social media that a teenager from a Darul Aloom in north Kashmir district of Baramulla has joined militancy. A police spokesman said that a fake content being carried through var... read..
 

Class work suspended in some Colleges, HSSs in Kashmir owing to Kathua rape

Srinagar | Thursday, Apr 19 2018 IST
Class work was on Thursday suspended in some colleges and Higher Secondary Schools (HSSs) as a precautionary measure in view of clashes and protests on Wednesday against rape and brutal murder of an 8-year-old girl in Kathua in Jammu. "The authorities hav... read..
 

One-way traffic resumes on Kashmir highway, Leh and Mughal road through

Srinagar | Thursday, Apr 19 2018 IST
One-way traffic was restored on the national highway, connecting the Kashmir valley with the rest of the country after landslides were cleared while vehicular traffic was also allowed on 434-km-long Srinagar-Leh national highway after disruption in the mo... read..
 

KU, IUST postpone all examinations in Kashmir

Srinagar | Thursday, Apr 19 2018 IST
The Kashmir University (KU) and Islamic University of Science and Technology (IUST) have postponed all examinations, scheduled to be held on Thursday in view of the protests in educational institutions. A spokesman for the IUST said class work and all sc... read..
 

Mughal road reopens for one-way, Kashmir and Ladakh highways through

(Rptg | Wednesday, Apr 18 2018 IST
The historic 86-km-long Mughal road reopened for one-way traffic on Wednesday after remaining closed for two days due to fresh snowfall, while the national highway, connecting Ladakh region with Kashmir and 300-km-long Srinagar-Jammu highway are through. ... read..
 

World Heritage Day: Rare Kashmiri shawls displayed at SPS Museum in Srinagar

Srinagar | Wednesday, Apr 18 2018 IST
On the occasion of World Heritage Day, a special exhibition on the traditional and exquisite Kashmiri shawls was held at SPS Museum Lal Mandi in the summer capital, Srinagar. The exhibition was organized by Department of Archives Archaeology and Museums. ... read..
 

Kathua rape & murder: Protests, clashes continue across Kashmir, 15 students injured

Srinagar | Wednesday, Apr 18 2018 IST
Around 15 students, mostly girls, were injured when security forces resorted to lathicharge and burst teargas shells to disperse demonstrators protesting against rape and brutal murder of an 8-year-old girl in Kathua in Jammu region. Two policemen were ... read..
 

Police grievance cell receive 4644 complaints in Kashmir: spokesman

Srinagar | Wednesday, Apr 18 2018 IST
The " Grievance Cell" of Jammu and Kashmir police has received 4644 complaints and grievances from general public in the valley, a police spokesman said here on Wednesday afternoon. He said the grievance cell has been put in place at Police Control Room (... read..
 

Day chill intensifies due to overcast conditions, rain in Kashmir

Srinagar | Wednesday, Apr 18 2018 IST
The day chill has intensified due to overcast conditions and light rain though the night temperature remained above normal in Kashmir valley, where wet weather is predicted during the next four days. A Met department spokesperson told UNI that light rai... read..
 

Students clash with security forces in Kashmir

Srinagar |Wednesday, 2018 3:15:09 PM IST
Over two dozen students and security men were injured as students in different parts of the Kashmir Valley clashed with security personnel on Wednesday to denounce the rape and murder of an eight-year-old girl.... read..
 

IUST students hit streets, several colleges, HSS remain closed in Kashmir

Srinagar | Wednesday, Apr 18 2018 IST
Security forces burst teargas shells and resorted to lathicharge to disperse students of Islamic University of Science and Technology (IUST), Awantipora, who boycotted their classes and protested against the rape and murder of eight-year-old girl at Kathu... read..
 

Mughal road reopens for one-way, Kashmir and Ladakh highways through

Srinagar | Wednesday, Apr 18 2018 IST
The historic 86-km-long Mughal road reopened for one-way traffic on Wednesday after remaining closed for two days due to fresh snowfall, while the national highway, connecting Ladakh region with Kashmir and 300-km-long Srinagar-Jammu highway are through. ... read..
 

Stroke patients not receiving life-saving treatment at Kashmir hospitals: DAK

Srinagar | Tuesday, Apr 17 2018 IST
Asserting that use of a clot-busting drug saves lives of stroke patients, Doctors Association Kashmir (DAK), however, said that patients in Kashmir hospitals don't receive this life-saving treatment. "Without treatment, stroke patients end up perma... read..
 

Upper reaches receive snow, rain continue in plains in Kashmir

Srinagar | Tuesday, Apr 17 2018 IST
The upper reaches in world famous ski resort of Gulmarg and other parts of the valley received fresh snow while intermittent rain continued for the second successive day in the pains, resulting in dip in the maximum and minimum temperatures. However, as... read..
 

Security force launches CASO after firing shots in Kashmir

Srinagar | Tuesday, Apr 17 2018 IST
Security forces launched a Cordoned and Search Operation (CASO) on Tuesday in Tral in south Kashmir district of Pulwama after firing some shots when a patrol party was moving in the area, official sources said. They said some firing shots were heard at S... read..
 

Mughal road reopens, Kashmir and Ladakh highways through

Srinagar | Tuesday, Apr 17 2018 IST
The historic 86-km-long Mughal road reopened for one-way traffic only on Tuesday after remaining closed due to fresh snowfall and slippery road condition on Monday while the national highway, connecting Ladakh region with Kashmir and 300-km-long Srinagar-... read..
 

Life returns to normal in Kangan in central Kashmir

Srinagar | Tuesday, Apr 17 2018 IST
Life returned to normal on Tuesday after remaining paralysed for two days in Kangan in the central Kashmir district of Ganderbal, where a student, who was injured on April 3 in security force action, succumbed in a hospital. However, class work in Govern... read..
 

Missing woman recovered, police seek help to identify a teen in Kashmir

Srinagar | Tuesday, Apr 17 2018 IST
Jammu and Kashmir police arrested a person in Srinagar after a missing woman was recovered from his house in Srinagar, a police spokesman said here on Tuesday evening. Meanwhile, police has sought help to identify a mentally challenged teenager in south ... read..
 

Kathua rape: Protests continues in Kashmir

Srinagar | Tuesday, Apr 17 2018 IST
Protests continued on Tuesday across the Kashmir valley against the gangrape and brutal murder of an 8-year-old girl in Jammu's Kathua region. Scores of traders hit the streets at Lal Chowk, Srinagar and took out a protest rally demanding justice for the... read..
 

Hope Bollywood again turns to picturesque Kashmir: Abhishek

Srinagar | Tuesday, Apr 17 2018 IST
Lauding the production support and facilities provided to filmmakers in the valley, actor Abhishek Bachchan on Tuesday expressed hope that Bollywood will once again turn to the picturesque valley of Kashmir and shoot films here. ''I am very happy to be h... read..
 

Two drug peddlers arrested, charas recovered in Kashmir

Srinagar | Tuesday, Apr 17 2018 IST
Jammu and Kashmir police arrested two drug smugglers and recovered about three kgs charas in north Kashmir, a police spokesman said on Tuesday. He said police across the Kashmir valley has continued its war against the drug menace and achieved major succ... read..
 

Yasin Malik arrested in central Kashmir's Kangan

Srinagar | Tuesday, Apr 17 2018 IST
JKLF chief Mohammad Yasin Malik was on Tuesday arrested when he was on way to meet the family of a youth, who was killed at Kangan in central Kashmir earlier this month. A JKLF spokesperson said that Malik was stopped near Preng area by a police party whi... read..
 

Thunderstorm with hail likely over Jammu & Kashmir

Pune | Monday, Apr 16 2018 IST
Thunderstorm, accompanied with squall and hail, are very likely to occur at isolated places over Jammu & Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand during next 24 hours, warned the Indian Meteorological Department in a bulletin here on Monday. The Met als... read..
 

12 guests from PoK arrive, 10 Kashmiris cross over to other side of LoC

Srinagar | Monday, Apr 16 2018 IST
As many as 12 guests from Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK) arrived here, while 10 Kashmiris crossed over to the other side of the Line of Control (LoC) in the weekly Karvan-e-Aman bus, operating between Srinagar and Muzaffarabad. As many as 28 returnees al... read..
 

Kathua rape & murder case: Protests continue in Kashmir

Srinagar | Monday, Apr 16 2018 IST
Protests erupted at many places in Kashmir valley on Monday against the rape and brutal murder of an 8-year-old girl at Kathua in Jammu region. Scores of Kashmir High Court (HC) bar association members hit the streets outside the court premises in Srinaga... read..
 

Army chief's statement reflects Kashmiris' sentiments: J&K

Srinagar |Monday, 2018 11:15:04 PM IST
The Jammu and Kashmir government said on Monday that the recent statement of Army chief Bipin Rawat, that neither security forces nor militants would achieve their goal since gun was no solution, reflects the overwhelming sentiment of the people of Kashmi... read..
 

Tarigami appreciates statements of India, Pak Army chiefs on Kashmir

Srinagar | Monday, Apr 16 2018 IST
Appreciating the statements of Indian Army chief General Bipin Rawat and his Pakistani counterpart Qamar Javed Bajwa, senior CPI(M) leader Mohammad Yousuf Tarigami on Monday said only time will tell how sincere the political leadership in both the countri... read..
 

Mughal road closed due to snowfall; Kashmir, Leh highways through for traffic

Srinagar | Monday, Apr 16 2018 IST
The 86-km-long historic Mughal road, connecting Shopian in south Kashmir with Rajouri and Poonch in Jammu region, was closed due to fresh snowfall on Monday morning. However, despite heavy rain since early Monday morning, the 300-km-long Srinagar-Jammu a... read..
 
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