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Security forces burst teargas shells to disperse students in Kashmir

Srinagar | Monday, Jan 22 2018 IST
Security forces on Monday burst teargas shells to disperse protesting under-graduate girl students, who blocked M A road in the summer capital, Srinagar, against alleged result discrepancies. Dozens of under-graduate students also protested at various pla... read..
 

Policeman injured in militant grenade attack in Kashmir

Baramulla | Monday, Jan 22 2018 IST
A constable of Jammu and Kashmir police was injured when militants hurled a hand grenade towards police station in this north Kashmir town Monday evening, official sources said. They said militants hurled a hand grenade towards police station at Baramulla... read..
 

Social media helps police trace missing woman in Kashmir

Srinagar | Monday, Jan 22 2018 IST
Jammu and Kashmir Police traced a woman, who went missing on January 1 from central Kashmir district of Ganderbal, from Tangmarg in Baramulla with the help of social media. A police spokesperson said after receiving a complaint that a woman went missing f... read..
 

1,555 police constables promoted in Kashmir

Srinagar | Monday, Jan 22 2018 IST
As many as 1,555 police constables were promoted to the next level in Kashmir valley, a police spokesperson said here on Monday. He said the Departmental Promotion Committee, under the chairmanship of Additional Director General (ADG) of Police Munir Ahm... read..
 

People enjoy sunny day in Kashmir, wet weather predicted on Tuesday

Srinagar | Monday, Jan 22 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, where light rain or snow is expected on Tuesday. The border town of Kargil ... read..
 

'Militaristic approach' won't solve Kashmir problems: Chidambaram

New Delhi |Monday, 2018 8:15:06 PM IST
Senior Congress leader P. Chidambaram on Monday said the government's "muscular militaristic approach" won't help in solving problems in Kashmir and advocated restraint in dealing with the situation there.... read..
 

SF launch search operation in a south Kashmir village after firing shots

Srinagar | Monday, Jan 22 2018 IST
Security forces launched a search operation in a south Kashmir Pulwama village after some firing shots were heard Monday afternoon, official sources said. They said on a tip off about the presence of militants security forces and Special Operation Group (... read..
 

Kashmir hospitals lack vital equipment, patients suffer: DAK

Srinagar | Monday, Jan 22 2018 IST
Alleging that the government-run hospitals in Kashmir valley lack vital equipment like Fibroscan, DEXA scan and endoscopic ultrasound, The Doctors Association of Kashmir (DAK) on Monday said patients suffer immensely due to non-availability of these essen... read..
 

Civilian injured in grenade attack in south Kashmir

Srinagar | Monday, Jan 22 2018 IST
A civilian was injured in a grenade attack by militants near a bus stand in south Kashmir district of Pulwama this evening, official sources said here. They said militants lobbed a grenade at security forces near Khrew bus stand in Pampore in Pulwama this... read..
 

Kashmir highway through for traffic; Mughal, Leh, Gurez roads closed

Srinagar | Sunday, Jan 21 2018 IST
Two-way light vehicular traffic continued on the Srinagar-Jammu national highway, connecting Kashmir with rest of the country, though heavy vehicles will ply only from one-way. Hundreds of vehicles, including those carrying essentials besides passengers,... read..
 

'Transgenders have been marginalised in Kashmir'

Srinagar |Sunday, 2018 11:45:04 AM IST
A recent book looks at the suffering of Kashmir's transgender community by studying the lives of 24 "hijras", with the author contending that very few people are interested in knowing about them, resulting in the sordid conditions in which they live.... read..
 

4-yr-old girl killed in road accident in Kashmir

Srinagar | Sunday, Jan 21 2018 IST
A four-year-old girl was killed in a road accident in south Kashmir district of Pulwama, official sources said here on Sunday evening. They said a speeding tractor hit and critically injured a minor girl, Aishia Fayaz, in village Padgampora in Awantipora.... read..
 

Chill continued in Kashmir; Kargil freezes at minus 20 degree

Srinagar | Sunday, Jan 21 2018 IST
Despite some improvement, chilly weather conditions continued as night temperature remained below freezing point in Kashmir valley though maximum temperature remained above normal due to sunshine. Meanwhile, people continued to shiver in border town of Ka... read..
 

Kashmir's water sports athlete now eyes international events

Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India] | January 21, 2018 12:01:13 AM IST
National-level water sports player Maria Jan, who has already earned a name for herself in the state, now wishes to represent India on an International level.... read..
 

Santosh Trophy: Jammu & Kashmir, Punjab, Tamil Nadu clinch wins

New Delhi |Saturday, 2018 9:45:39 PM IST
Jammu & Kashmir, Punjab and Tamil Nadu football teams clinched victory against their respective opponents in the Santosh Trophy qualifiers contest on Saturday.... read..
 

Fresh landslides disrupt traffic on Kashmir highway

Srinagar | Saturday, Jan 20 2018 IST
Fresh overnight landslides disrupted traffic on the national highway, connecting Kashmir valley with the rest of the country on Saturday morning while there is no possibility of reopening of Srinagar-Leh, historic Mughal road and Badipora-Gurez road befor... read..
 

Kashmiri Pandits protest in Jammu

Jammu [Jammu and Kashmir] | January 20, 2018 12:01:13 AM IST
Kashmiri Pandits gathered outside the Governor's House in Jammu on Friday to protest against on the occasion of the 28th anniversary of the exodus of their community from the Kashmir Valley.... read..
 

25 students from Kashmir selected for various courses by Aryan Group

Srinagar | Saturday, Jan 20 2018 IST
As many as 25 students of Jammu and Kashmir have been selected for various courses by the Aryan Group of Colleges, Chandigarh here on Saturday. An official of the Aryan Group said that 25 meritorious and deserving students of J&K have been selected for va... read..
 

DSEK orders posting of 117 headmasters in Kashmir

Srinagar | Saturday, Jan 20 2018 IST
To ensure smooth functioning of the educational institutions in Kashmir valley, Director School Education Kashmir (DSEK) Dr G N Itoo on Saturday ordered posting of 117 headmasters. The Director Education as an interim arrangement also entrusted ... read..
 

Weather woes to continue in Kashmir

Srinagar | Saturday, Jan 20 2018 IST
Weather woes will continue as night chill intensified though the day temperature was above normal in the Kashmir valley, while a fresh Western Disturbance (WD) is likely to cause isolated rain in the region from January 22. Though there was minor improve... 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..
 

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..
 

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..
 

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..
 

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..
 

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..
 

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..
 

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..
 

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..
 

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..
 

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..
 

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..
 

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..
 

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..
 

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..
 

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..
 

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..
 

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..
 

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..
 

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..
 

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..
 

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..
 

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..
 

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..
 

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..
 

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..
 

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..
 

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..
 

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..
 

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..
 
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