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One-way traffic on Jammu-Srinagar highway

One-way traffic will be allowed on the strategic Jammu-Srinagar national highway on Wednesday, officials here said.

Jammu and Kashmir Assembly adjourned after clashes, injury to marshal
Jammu and Kashmir Assembly adjourned after clashes, injury to marshal

The Jammu and Kashmir Assembly was Wednesday adjourned for half an hour following uproar and clashes between the ruling party and the opposition leaders in which one marshal of the house was injured.

Prepaid mobile data services restored in Kashmir

Internet services on prepaid mobile connections in Kashmir Valley have been restored.

Army bids farewell to men killed in avalanches in Kashmir

The Army on Tuesday bid farewell to its brave hearts who died in avalanches in Gurez and Machhil sectors of Kashmir Valley while guarding the Line of Control.

Weather improves in J&K after 'Chillai Kalan' ends

Cloudy weather was likely to continue during the next 24 hours.

Jammu-Srinagar highway open to one-way traffic

Temporary closures of the Jammu-Srinagar national highway often result in sky-rocketing of prices of essential commodities in the Kashmir Valley.

Targeting article 370 is targeting pluralistic culture: Mehbooba Mufti

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Monday said that those trying to dilute article 370 were actually targeting the pluralistic and eclectic culture of the state known as "Kashmiriyat".

Five Army bravehearts rescued from avalanche succumb to injuries
Five Army bravehearts rescued from avalanche succumb to injuries

The five soldiers got trapped under snow after a track caved-in in Machil sector of Kupwara on January 28.

Army bust terrorist hideout in J&K's Shopian, huge cache of arms recovered
Army bust terrorist hideout in J&K's Shopian, huge cache of arms recovered

Security forces on Monday busted a terrorist hideout in Shopian district of Jammu and Kashmir. 

One-way traffic opened on Srinagar-Jammu highway after four-day closure

One-way traffic will be allowed on the Srinagar- Jammu national highway on Monday.

Kashmir: Divisional Administration issues fresh avalanche warning
Kashmir: Divisional Administration issues fresh avalanche warning

According to the officials, high danger avalanche warning will exist in avalanche prone slopes like Kupwara, Bandipora and Baramulla.

82 security personnel killed last year in J&K, highest in 8 years: Home Dept
82 security personnel killed last year in J&K, highest in 8 years: Home Dept

According to a data released by the home department, in 2016, 82 security force personnel were killed, while 2008 witnessed 85 deaths.

Srinagar-Jammu highway opens for one-way traffic

The strategic Jammu-Srinagar highway was reopened for one-way light vehicular traffic on Sunday afternoon.

Fog adds to chill, 'Chillai Kalan' almost ends

Morning fog added to the chill on Sunday as the 40-day harsh winter called 'Chillai Kalan' began nearing its end in the Kashmir Valley.

Srinagar-Jammu highway closed for fifth consecutive day

Heavy snow accumulation in Bannihal and landslides in Panthal forced closure of the highway.

Terrorism in J&K due to mishandling by Nehru? MoS PMO
Terrorism in J&K due to mishandling by Nehru? MoS PMO

He said the recent surgical strike inside Pakistan territory is one of the examples of the decisive steps taken by the NDA government against terrorism.

Protesters clash with police in Jammu
Protesters clash with police in Jammu

The scheduled caste and scheduled tribe communities took out a protest march in Jammu to press for reservations.

All five soldiers trapped under snow in J&K's Machil sector rescued, undergoing treatment
All five soldiers trapped under snow in J&K's Machil sector rescued, undergoing treatment

Of the five jawans, three were pulled out first while two others were rescued soon after.

Jammu and Kashmir avalanche: Three soldiers rescued, two still trapped under snow
Jammu and Kashmir avalanche: Three soldiers rescued, two still trapped under snow

The 40-day long period of harsh winter called the 'Chillai Kalan' that started on December 21 will end on January 30.

Avalanche warning issued for Kashmir Valley and Ladakh
Avalanche warning issued for Kashmir Valley and Ladakh

On January 25, Indian soldiers lost their lives in two separate avalanches in Gurez and Sonmarg.

Soldier killed in Kashmir avalanche was to go on leave, says family

With his leave sanctioned, soldier Devendra Soni was waiting for a replacement to arrive so he could proceed for home when an avalanche struck his Army camp in Jammu and Kashmir and claimed his life.

Jammu and Kashmir Assembly disrupted over power cuts

Proceedings at the Jammu and Kashmir Assembly were disrupted on Friday as legislators from both the treasury and opposition benches created a din over the government`s "failure to restore electricity supply in the valley during snowfalls".

Record snowfall cuts off Kashmir Valley, avalanche warning issued
Record snowfall cuts off Kashmir Valley, avalanche warning issued

Record snowfall at various places in the Kashmir Valley continued to cut it off from the outside world for the fourth consecutive day even as the Met office forecast improvement on Friday.

J&K avalanche: Death toll rises to 20, search and rescue ops conclude
J&K avalanche: Death toll rises to 20, search and rescue ops conclude

The death toll in two avalanches that hit Gurez and Sonmarg sectors of Kashmir valley reached to 20 on Friday after four more bodies of the soldiers were recovered from Gurez site.

CHILLING DETAILS of  how crack team of Rashtriya Rifles killed Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist Burhan Wani
CHILLING DETAILS of how crack team of Rashtriya Rifles killed Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist Burhan Wani

Three soldiers of Rashtriya Rifles unit were awarded Sena Medal for having gunned down dreaded militant commander Burhan Wani.

High danger avalanche warning for some areas in J&K, Himachal
High danger avalanche warning for some areas in J&K, Himachal

Chandigarh-based Snow and Avalanche Study Establishment (SASE) issued the warning that would be valid for the next 24 hours starting at 5 pm on Thursday.

Brave soldiers of Rashtriya Rifles awarded gallantry award for gunning down terrorist Burhan Wani
Brave soldiers of Rashtriya Rifles awarded gallantry award for gunning down terrorist Burhan Wani

It is jubilation all around at the Rashtriya Rifles unit as three of its personnel have been awarded Sena Medal for having gunned down dreaded militant commander Burhan Wani.

Gurez avalanche: PM Narendra Modi expresses grief, says 'saddened' at the death of 'veer jawans'
Gurez avalanche: PM Narendra Modi expresses grief, says 'saddened' at the death of 'veer jawans'

 Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday expressed grief over the tragic death of ten soldiers in two avalanches in Gurez Sector of Jammu and Kashmir.

Two avalanches hit Kashmir's Gurez Sector, 10 soldiers killed; PM Modi expresses grief
Two avalanches hit Kashmir's Gurez Sector, 10 soldiers killed; PM Modi expresses grief

At least 10 soldiers were killed in two separate incidents of avalanches that struck Army camp in Gurez Sector of Jammu and Kashmir yesterday.

J&K sounds high danger warning for avalanche-prone areas

Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday issued a 'high danger' warning for avalanche-prone areas in the valley following prediction of moderate to heavy snowfall during the next 24 hours.