Cloudburst near Amarnath Yatra base camp, two killed
Cloudburst near Amarnath Yatra base camp, two killed

Tragedy struck the Amarnath Yatra late on Friday night when at least two minors were killed and 10 others injured following a cloudburst near the base camp in Baltal in central Kashmir's Ganderbal district.

18,599 devotees pay obeisance at Amarnath shrine

Over 18,500 pilgrims on Tuesday paid obeisance at the 3,880 metre high holy cave shrine of Amarnath in south Kashmir Himalayas as the annual yatra was going on smoothly amid tight security arrangements, officials said.

Fresh batch of 2,556 pilgrims leave for Amarnath yatra

The fresh batch comprising 2,556 pilgrims on Saturday left from the base camp here to the holy cave shrine of Amarnath in South Kashmir Himalayas amid tight security.

Advance registration for 2.25 lakh pilgrims for Amarnath Yatra

Over 2.25 lakh pilgrims have secured advance registration for the annual 59-day Yatra to the 3,880 metre high holy cave shrine of Amarnath in south Kashmir Himalayas, scheduled to commence on July 2.

Snowfall ensures higher Amarnath Shivling, but communications a challenge

With just a few days left for the annual Amarnath pilgrimage to commence, the sacred Shivling in the cave shrine, located at a height of 3,888 metres in south Kashmir, is higher thanks to heavy snowfall in the region but snow clearance along the traditional route the pilgrims take is proving to be a challenge, officials said.

Manthan: Registration for Baba Amarnath Yatra to begin from July 2

Registration for Baba Amarnath Yatra to begin from July 2.

IMD to install Doppler Radar in Srinagar for accurate weather forecast

The Indian Meteorological Department will instal a 'C' Band 500 km range Doppler Radar here within the next two years to provide accurate weather forecasts in Jammu and Kashmir.

Amarnath yatra registration to commence from March

The registration of pilgrims for this year's annual Yatra to the Himalayan cave shrine of Amarnath in south Kashmir will start from March 1.

Small batch of devotees leave for Amarnath

A small batch of 269 pilgrims today left for the Amarnath cave shrine in south Kashmir Himalayas from here.

Another batch of devotees leave for Amarnath

Amid tight security, the 24th batch of pilgrims on Sunday left for the Amarnath cave shrine in south Kashmir Himalayas from here.

Another batch of devotees leave for Amarnath

Amid tight security, the 24th batch of pilgrims on Sunday left for the Amarnath cave shrine in south Kashmir Himalayas from here.

Another batch of devotees leaves for Amarnath

Amid tight security, the 20th batch of 1,583 pilgrims left for the Amarnath cave shrine in south Kashmir Himalayas.

Amarnath yatra: 2.44 lakh pilgrims pay obeisance

As many as 2.44 lakh pilgrims paid obeisance at holy ice lingum of Lord Shiva in cave shrine of Amarnath in Jammu and Kashmir till on Tuesday, an official said.

Another batch of devotees leave for Amarnath

Amid tight security, the 17th batch of 2,139 pilgrims today left for the Amarnath cave shrine in south Kashmir Himalayas from here.

16th batch of devotees leave for Amarnath shrine

Amid tight security, the 16th batch of 2,148 pilgrims on Saturday left for the Amarnath cave shrine in south Kashmir Himalayas from here.

Pilgrim dies en route Amarnath shrine, death toll mounts to 14

A 65-year-old pilgrim died after suffering cardiac arrest en route Amarnath shrine in south Kashmir Himalayas on Wednesday, taking the death toll in the ongoing pilgrimage to 14.

Another batch of devotees leave for Amarnath

Amidst tight security, the 12th batch of 2,004 pilgrims on Tuesday left for the Amarnath cave shrine in south Kashmir Himalayas from here.

Pilgrim count at Amarnath cave crosses 1-lakh mark, 2 more die

The number of pilgrims who have paid obeisance to the holy ice lingam at Amarnath shrine in South Kashmir Himalayas crossed the one-lakh mark today.

10th batch of 2,160 devotees leave for Amarnath from Jammu

The 10th batch of 2,160 pilgrims on Sunday left for the Amarnath cave shrine in south Kashmir Himalayas from Jammu base camp amid tight security.

Second batch of 742 pilgrims leave for Amarnath from Jammu

The second batch comprising 742 pilgrims on Saturday left Jammu base camp for onward journey to the holy cave shrine of Amarnath in south Kashmir Himalayas amid tight security.