50 ill due to gastroenteritis in Jammu

Over 50 people have fallen ill due to gastroenteritis disease in Bhaderwah town of Jammu region, officials said on Monday.

Body of 47-year-old man found from stream in J&K

A 47-year-old man was found dead in Bhaderwah tehsil of Doda district in Jammu and Kashmir, police said.

Nine injured as vehicle falls into gorge in J&K

 Nine persons were on Saturday injured when a vehicle in which they were travelling fell into a gorge near Pul Doda area here, a police official said.

Snow, rains in hilly areas; pleasant weather in plains

Hilly areas of Jammu and Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand received a fresh bout of snowfall and rains on Thursday even as pleasant weather prevailed in plains where temperatures rose marginally.

J&K polls: 90% of crowd at Modi's rally constituted of outsiders, says Congress

Congress on Sunday alleged that a large part of the crowd that attended Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Kishtwar rally had come from other parts of the country while the locals constituted only 10 per cent.

J&K polls: 226 polling parties dispatched to Doda, Ramban

Amid tight security, 226 polling parties were on Sunday dispatched to far-flung booths in four Assembly constituencies in Doda and Ramban districts of Jammu and Kashmir for first phase of polling on November 25.

J&K polls: Chenab Valley may be the clincher, parties go all out to woo

It is famous as "mini Kashmir" for its resemblance to scenic beauty of the Valley, but mountain-locked Bhaderwah lacks development and basic tourism infrastructure which people allege is due to the "discrimination" meted out to it.

Moderate earthquake in J&K

A moderate earthquake struck Bhaderwah belt of Doda district in Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday night, according to Met officials.

Jammu and Kashmir polls: Tough fight for Congress in Bhaderwah

Given the perceived 'Modi wave' and anti-incumbency factor in Bhaderwah Assembly constituency, it is not likely to be a cake-walk for the Congress in the region, even though it is regarded as the home turf of former Chief Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad.

Poll authority reaches out to deaf, dumb voters in Doda

In a bid to reach out to all sections of the society and create voter awareness among them, the Election department on Monday held a special Systematic Voter Education and Electoral Participation (SVEEP) programme at a remote hamlet of Doda district for deaf and dumb voters.

Police seize 270 timber logs in Doda

The sleuths of Forest Protection Force (FPF) have foiled a major smuggling bid and seized 270 timber logs of felled trees in Doda district of Jammu and Kashmir, officials said on Friday.

Moderate quake strikes Doda-Bhaderwah belt, triggers panic

A moderate intensity earthquake measuring 4.1 on the Richter Scale on Saturday jolted Doda district, particularly Bhaderwah mountainous valley triggering panic among the people.

Low-intensity quake strikes Doda, Bhaderwah

A low-intensity earthquake on Thursday jolted Doda and Bhaderwah belts of Jammu and Kashmir.

Protests in Jammu over twin terror strikes

Several political, social and religious organisations o n Friday held demonstrations and rallies in protest against the twin attacks by militants in which ten people, including an army officer, were killed.

Banned medicinal herb seized, six arrested

Six persons were arrested and a banned rare medicinal herb Nag Chatri worth Rs 4 crore was recovered from their possession by a team of Jammu and Kashmir Forest Department Thursday.

Earthquake rocks J&K’s Bhaderwah again

A low intensity tremor shook Bhaderwah valley and adjoining areas in Doda-Kishtwar belt of Jammu and Kashmir in the wee hours on Friday, triggering panic among the people.

Mild tremor rocks Bhaderwah town in Jammu and Kashmir

An earthquake measuring 2.5 on the Richter scale on Saturday hit Bhaderwah town of Doda district in Jammu and Kashmir.

Fresh tremor rocks Bhaderwah town in J&K

An earthquake measuring 3.9 on the Richter scale on Thursday hit Bhaderwah town of Doda district in Jammu and Kashmir.

Mild earthquake strikes J&K’s Bhaderwah

Two mild tremors shook Bhaderwah valley and adjoining areas in Doda-Kishtwar belt of Jammu and Kashmir on Monday morning.

Protests continue for 2nd consecutive day in J&K

Protests rocked Doda and Bhaderwah areas of the district for the second consecutive day as the quake-hit people alleged failure of the Jammu and Kashmir government to provide relief and demanded immediate tented accommodations.