Ganderbal district

Amarnath Yatra: Six pilgrims injured in accident

The accident took place at Barsoo Ganderbal.

Jul 02, 2017, 13:08 PM IST
Heavy security in Kashmir as separatists call shutdown to protest death of 8 persons in Srinagar bypoll violence

Heavy security in Kashmir as separatists call shutdown to protest death of 8 persons in Srinagar bypoll violence

Eight protesters were killed when the security forces opened fire during the voting process in the Srinagar-Budgam parliamentary by-poll on Sunday.
 

Apr 10, 2017, 09:39 AM IST

Gunfight erupts in Kashmir

A gunfight erupted between security forces and militants on Tuesday in north Kashmir`s Ganderbal district.

Jan 24, 2017, 10:33 AM IST

Over 12,000 Hindus gather in Kashmir to celebrate Maha Kumbh

The Maha Kumbh this year has been declared by Omkar Nath Shastri, an astrologer whose family is known for publishing Panchang for Kashmiris.

Jun 14, 2016, 15:11 PM IST
J&K: Police fire tear gas shells as students indulge in protest near Degree College Ganderbal

J&K: Police fire tear gas shells as students indulge in protest near Degree College Ganderbal

A group of students indulged in stone-pelting near Degree College Ganderbal in the main town in Srinagar.

May 19, 2016, 17:36 PM IST
Two injured in fresh Kashmir clashes, CM Mehbooba Mufti visits Handwara victims’ kin

Two injured in fresh Kashmir clashes, CM Mehbooba Mufti visits Handwara victims’ kin

In Naidkhai in Bandipora, protestors set ablaze an abandoned barrack of police.

Apr 16, 2016, 21:26 PM IST

IS suspect held in Delhi hails from Kashmir

Police and intelligence agencies have been maintaining that the terrorist group has no presence in Jammu and Kashmir.

Jan 30, 2016, 20:39 PM IST

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.

May 26, 2015, 16:52 PM IST

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.

Nov 12, 2014, 16:50 PM IST

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.

Jul 22, 2014, 20:47 PM IST

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.

May 30, 2014, 09:01 AM IST

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.

Mar 10, 2014, 16:04 PM IST

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.

Mar 04, 2014, 18:34 PM IST

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.

Feb 27, 2014, 08:11 AM IST

Harmukh Ganga yatra commences today

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

Sep 12, 2013, 16:31 PM IST

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.

Jun 09, 2013, 13:35 PM IST

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.

Oct 01, 2012, 13:30 PM IST

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.

Sep 02, 2012, 10:33 AM IST

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.

Feb 19, 2012, 11:41 AM IST

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.

Dec 10, 2010, 11:56 AM IST