Pilgrims visit annual Kheer Bhawani festival

Bad weather played spoilsport as fewer number of pilgrims paid obeisance at the revered temple of Ragnya Devi on Tuesday on the occasion of Kheer Bhawani festival - a symbol of Hindu-Muslim amity - here at central Kashmir's Ganderbal district.

Explosion occurs inside a school building in J&K

An explosion took place inside a school building, designated as a polling station, in Kangan Assembly segment of Jammu and Kashmir in the wee hours today.

Four killed in cylinder explosion in Amarnath base camp

Four persons from Punjab were killed and three others injured when a gas cylinder exploded inside a community kitchen at Baltal base camp of Amarnath pilgrimage in Ganderbal district.

Priyanka Gandhi visits Kashmir to pray at shrine

Congress president Sonia Gandhi`s daughter Priyanka Gandhi made an unscheduled visit to the Kashmir valley to pray at a famous shrine and returned to New Delhi the same evening.

Army jawan shoots self in Kashmir

An Army jawan allegedly committed suicide by shooting himself with his service rifle inside a camp in Ganderbal district of central Kashmir, police said.

Woman`s death sparks clashes in J&K, six injured

The death of a 29-year-old woman under suspicious circumstances sparked violent protests that left six people, including four policemen, injured in central Kashmir`s Ganderbal district.

Army soldier shoots dead 5 colleagues at J&K camp, then self

An Army jawan shot dead five of his colleagues at a camp in Ganderbal district of Jammu and Kashmir.

Harmukh Ganga yatra commences today

The five-day annual Harmukh Ganga yatra by Kashmiri Pandits commenced from the Naran Naag temple in Ganderbal district.

People fined for smoking in public places

Authorities in Kashmir fined 23 people for smoking in public places and issued notices to various restaurant owners for not restricting customers from smoking.

Five militants killed in encounter

Five suspected foreign militants were killed in an encounter with Army in Kangan area of central Kashmir`s Ganderbal district monday.

One guerrilla killed in Kashmir gunfight

One foreign guerrilla has been killed in the ongoing gunfight between the security forces and the guerrillas in Kashmir`s Ganderbal district.

Flash flood threat averted in Kashmir

An impending flash flood threat due to a glacial lake formation has been averted in Ganderbal district of Jammu and Kashmir, the authorities said.

Policeman injured in Kashmir gunfight

A policeman was injured on Friday in a gunfight between security forces and separatist guerrillas in Jammu and Kashmir`s Ganderbal district, police said.