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J&K: Srinagar, Jammu record season's lowest temperatures; Leh at minus 16.8 degrees Celsius

J&K: Srinagar, Jammu record season's lowest temperatures; Leh at minus 16.8 degrees Celsius

Pahalgam recorded minus 8.9 and Gulmarg minus 9.4 degrees Celsius as their minimum temperatures while Leh recorded a minus 16.8 and Kargil minus 18.8 degrees Celsius.

Jan 07, 2018, 11:45 AM IST
BSF shoots down suspected intruder in J&K's Arania sector

BSF shoots down suspected intruder in J&K's Arania sector

The infiltration bid came barely a few hours after Pakistani Rangers resorted to firing along the international border in Samba and Hiranagar sectors on Wednesday evening.

Jan 04, 2018, 11:00 AM IST
One-way traffic restored on Jammu-Srinagar highway after 3 days

One-way traffic restored on Jammu-Srinagar highway after 3 days

The 300-km long road had remained closed from Monday to Wednesday following multiple landslides in Ramban district.

Dec 14, 2017, 09:26 AM IST

Minibus carrying marriage party falls into gorge in Jammu, 5 dead

The vehicle, a matador, carrying the 'baraat' (marriage party) was on way to Chenani from Kud when it rolled down into a gorge at Gharian Dhanas along the Jammu- Srinagar highway.

Dec 10, 2017, 23:58 PM IST
Magnitude 4.7 earthquake jolts Ladakh region in J&K

Magnitude 4.7 earthquake jolts Ladakh region in J&K

No report of casualty or damage has come from anywhere so far.

Dec 09, 2017, 17:08 PM IST
J&K police arrest 8 including woman arrested with heroin, cannabis

J&K police arrest 8 including woman arrested with heroin, cannabis

Eight people, including a woman, were arrested with heroin and cannabis in Jammu, Poonch and Udhampur and Samba districts of Jammu and Kashmir, the police said on Wednesday. 

Dec 06, 2017, 20:22 PM IST
J&K cops identify Irfan Dar's killers, arrest one; search, cordon operations launched in Shopian

J&K cops identify Irfan Dar's killers, arrest one; search, cordon operations launched in Shopian

Sepoy Iran was working with 175 Territorial Army. His bullet-ridden body was recovered from Wuthmula village on November 25. 

Dec 06, 2017, 16:19 PM IST
Jammu and Kashmir: Six arrested with heroin, cannabis

Jammu and Kashmir: Six arrested with heroin, cannabis

Six people were arrested with heroin and cannabis from three districts of Jammu region, the police said today.

Dec 06, 2017, 13:02 PM IST
JKNPP protests against J&K govt's decision to review cases of stone-pelters

JKNPP protests against J&K govt's decision to review cases of stone-pelters

The protesters also burnt an effigy of Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti while demonstrating.

Nov 24, 2017, 18:08 PM IST
Punjab drug supplier arrested with 200 gm heroin in Jammu

Punjab drug supplier arrested with 200 gm heroin in Jammu

A man from Punjab has been arrested with 200 grams of heroin in Jammu city, the police said on Friday. 

Nov 24, 2017, 17:49 PM IST
Padmavati row: Rajputs protest in Jammu, demand ban on release

Padmavati row: Rajputs protest in Jammu, demand ban on release

Rajput community members on Friday held protests in Jammu city demanding a ban on the release of the film "Padmavati", alleging that the makers have distorted historical facts.

Nov 24, 2017, 14:53 PM IST
Jammu and Kashmir: No magic wand, but serious effort for peace, says new interlocutor Dineshwar Sharma

Jammu and Kashmir: No magic wand, but serious effort for peace, says new interlocutor Dineshwar Sharma

Centre's special representative for Kashmir Dineshwar Sharma says he does not have a magic wand, but wants to be judged by his actions when he starts the process of talks in the Valley tomorrow.

Nov 05, 2017, 14:04 PM IST
Vaishno Devi pilgrims in shock of their lives after spotting 15-foot python at Katra station

Vaishno Devi pilgrims in shock of their lives after spotting 15-foot python at Katra station

The frightening clip, which has extensively circulated all over social media, shows a large python coiled around a pole at the crowded station.

Oct 31, 2017, 20:19 PM IST
Army jawan, porter killed in ceasefire violation by Pakistan Army

Army jawan, porter killed in ceasefire violation by Pakistan Army

On October 6, Pakistani troops had opened fire in Baba Khori and other areas in Rajouri district, and on October 4, three Army jawans were injured in unprovoked and indiscriminate firing in Poonch sector.

Oct 12, 2017, 15:58 PM IST

Jammu: Major killed, 3 senior officers hurt in accident

An Army Major, identified as Ashish, died on the spot while two other Majors and a Colonel were injured when their car skidded off the Jammu-Poonch highway.

Oct 04, 2017, 19:39 PM IST

Man arrested for allegedly raping minor in J&K

The SSP said that an FIR has been registered against the accused, who is married. 

Sep 21, 2017, 14:44 PM IST

Vigilance sleuths raid TSO office in Jammu; seize records

A surprise check was conducted in the office of the TSO of Consumer Affairs and Public Distribution (CAPD) department at Thathri.

Sep 20, 2017, 19:23 PM IST

Jammu-Srinagar highway reopens after landslide

A landslide blocked the 300-km Srinagar-Jammu national highway in Ramban district and was cleared in two-and-a-half hours to ensure smooth movement of traffic, officials said today.

Sep 19, 2017, 19:08 PM IST
Landslides shut national highway in J&K

Landslides shut national highway in J&K

Landslides on the Jammu-Srinagar highway on Tuesday has shut the strategic road link to the landlocked Kashmir Valley, police said.

Sep 19, 2017, 11:19 AM IST
Pakistan violates ceasefire, 6th time in 6 days

Pakistan violates ceasefire, 6th time in 6 days

The officer said the firing by Pak Rangers started at around 2100 hours yesterday and intermittent firing continued till 0530 hours today.

Sep 18, 2017, 16:00 PM IST