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Over 1.5 lakh pilgrims make Amarnath Yatra

Last Updated: Thursday, July 10, 2014, 00:24

More than 1.5 lakh pilgrims have finished the Amarnath Yatra that started June 28.

Amarnath yatra begins from Pahalgam route

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 02, 2014, 21:30

The yatra to the Holy Cave Shrine of Amarnath on Wednesday started from the traditional Pahalgam route, four days after the annual pilgrimage began on the shorter Baltal route.

Over 50,000 pilgrims pay obeisance at Amarnath

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014, 23:26

With the yatra having entered fourth day on Tuesday, over 50,000 pilgrims have paid their obeisance at cave shrine of Amarnath in Jammu and Kashmir, housing holy Ice Lingum of Lord Shiva.

Two more pilgrims die on way to Amarnath shrine

Last Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014, 22:10

Two Amarnath pilgrims including a saint died on way to the 3,880-metre high holy cave shrine of Amarnath in south Kashmir Himalayas, taking the death toll in the ongoing pilgrimage to five.

`Multi-pronged security system for Amarnath yatra`

Last Updated: Thursday, June 26, 2014, 19:10

A multi-pronged security system has been put in place along the highway from Kathua to Jammu for visiting Amarnath pilgrims, a senior police officer said on Thursday.

Amarnath Yatra: Security arrangements finalised

Last Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014, 22:20

With the annual Amarnath Yatra starting this Saturday, the DGP on Wednesday took stock of security arrangements.

Army orders shifting of security camp at Pahalgam Golf course

Last Updated: Thursday, November 21, 2013, 21:44

Army today said it had ordered shifting of the security camp at Pahalgam Golf course in Anantnag district of Kashmir.

Body of ASI recovered in J&K

Last Updated: Saturday, July 20, 2013, 18:21

The month-long search for an Assistant Sub-Inspector of Jammu and Kashmir police ended on Saturday with the recovery of his body from a stream in Chandanwari area.

Devotees continue to pour in for Amarnath Yatra

Last Updated: Thursday, July 18, 2013, 14:21

A batch of over 1,000 devotees left the Jammu base camp to pay obeisance at the cave shrine of Amarnath in south Kashmir.

Batch of 1,037 pilgrims leaves for Amarnath from Jammu

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 17, 2013, 11:48

A batch of over 1,000 pilgrims has left the Jammu base camp for Shri Amarnath cave shrine in south Kashmir Himalayas.

Militants lob grenade at police post in J&K

Last Updated: Monday, June 03, 2013, 00:32

Unidentified militants lobbed a grenade at a police post in south Kashmir`s Anantnag district on Sunday evening, police said.

Man dies of cloudburst in Srinagar

Last Updated: Wednesday, May 29, 2013, 19:42

A 55-year-old man apparently died of cloudburst in a forest area in south Kashmir`s Anantnag district, police said here Wednesday.