Amarnath yatra concludes as Charri Mubarak reaches cave shrine

Over 3.52 lakh pilgrims paid obeisance at the cave shrine of Amarnath in south Kashmir Himalayas this year as the 59-day annual yatra concluded on Saturday coinciding with the festival of 'Raksha Bandhan'.

Fresh batch of 168 pilgrims leaves for Amarnath

A fresh batch of 168 pilgrims today left for the cave shrine of Amarnath in the south Kashmir Himalayas, amid tight security.

Fresh batch of 57 pilgrims leaves for Amarnath

A fresh batch of 57 pilgrims Thursday left for the cave shrine of Amarnath in the south Kashmir Himalayas, amid tight security.

Fresh batch of 85 pilgrims leaves for Amarnath

A fresh batch of 85 pilgrims on Monday left for the cave shrine of Amarnath in the south Kashmir Himalayas, amid tight security.

Small batch of 34 pilgrims leaves for Amarnath

A small batch of 34 pilgrims today left for the cave shrine of Amarnath in the south Kashmir Himalayas, amid tight security.

Fresh batch of 47 pilgrims leaves for Amarnath

A batch of 47 pilgrims on Tuesday left for the cave shrine of Amarnath in the south Kashmir Himalayas, amid tight security.

Amarnath yatra resumes after 2 days of suspension from Jammu

The Amarnath yatra resumed on Monday, after remaining suspended for two days, with a fresh batch of 673 pilgrims left for the holy cave in south Kashmir Himalayas amid tight security.

Fresh batch of 235 pilgrims leaves for Amarnath

Amid tight security, a batch of 235 pilgrims today left for the holy cave shrine of Amarnath in south Kashmir Himalayas.

Udhampur terror attack: Were Amarnath yatris main target?
Udhampur terror attack: Were Amarnath yatris main target?

The brazen attack on a BSF convoy in Udhampur on Wednesday morning has renewed concerns about the safety of thousands of Amarnath pilgrims paying a visit to the revered holy shrine dedicated to Lord Shiva in South Kashmir every year.

Two Amarnath pilgrims die, toll rises to 28

Two more pilgrims died due to cardiac arrest enroute to the 3,880 metre-high cave shrine of Amarnath in south Kashmir Himalayas, taking the death toll in the ongoing yatra to 28, officials said Thursday.

Fresh batch of 769 pilgrims leaves for Amarnath shrine

A fresh batch comprising 769 pilgrims on Wednesday started for the 3,880 metre-high cave shrine of Amarnath in the south Kashmir Himalayas amidst tight security.

Amarnath Yatra halted on Baltal route

The movement of pilgrims to the Baltal base camp, one of the two base camps of the annual Hindu pilgrimage Amarnath Yatra in Jammu and Kashmir, was on Tuesday stopped due to landslides.

Fresh batch of 1,342 pilgrims leaves for Amarnath

A fresh batch of 1,342 pilgrims today left for the cave shrine of Amarnath in south Kashmir Himalayas amidst tight security.

Amarnath Yatra: Two pilgrims, 1 porter die; toll rises to 18

Two more pilgrims and a porter died en route to the 3,880 metre-high cave shrine of Amarnath in South Kashmir Himalayas, taking the death toll in the ongoing yatra to 18, officials said on Friday.

Batch of 1,727 pilgrims leaves for Amarnath yatra

A fresh batch comprising 1,727 pilgrims Thursday left from the base camp here to the cave shrine of Amarnath in South Kashmir Himalayas amid tight security.

Five Amarnath Pilgrims among 10 injured in road mishap

Ten persons, including five Amarnath pilgrims, were on Tuesday injured in a head-on collision between two vehicles in Rajouri district of Jammu and Kashmir.

Jammu-Srinagar National highway closure halts Amarnath Yatra

More than 2,000 passenger vehicles, including 68 carrying Kashmir-bound Amarnath pilgrims, have been left stranded on the Jammu-Srinagar National highway, following its closure due to massive landslides at several places triggered by overnight rainfall.

Over 17,000 pilgrims to Amarnath shrine so far

Amid tight security, a fresh batch comprising 1,885 pilgrims on Thursday left from the base camp here to the cave shrine of Amarnath in South Kashmir Himalayas.

Six Amarnath pilgrims injured in mishap in Udhampur

Six Amarnath pilgrims were injured when their vehicles skidded off the road and turned turtle on highway in Udhampur district of Jammu and Kashmir.

Amarnath pilgrims to enjoy better BSNL connectivity

Pilgrims to the high-altitude Amarnath cave shrine can hope to enjoy uninterrupted telecommunication services this season as state-run BSNL has provided optical fibre connectivity and satellite phones en route the mountainous trek.