Amarnath Yatra remains suspended due to bad weather
Amarnath Yatra remains suspended due to bad weather

The annual Hindu pilgrimage Amarnath Yatra remained suspended for the second day on Monday as no pilgrim was allowed to proceed towards Kashmir Valley due to bad weather, police said.

Amarnath yatra suspended due to heavy rains, Srinagar-Jammu National Highway closed

Incessant rainfalls at several places in the state on Sunday forced authorities to suspend the pilgrimage to the cave shrine of Amarnath in south Kashmir Himalayas and also led to closure of the Srinagar-Jammu National Highway.

Over 2,100 pilgrims leave for Amarnath Yatra

Another batch of over 2,100 Amarnath pilgrims left here on Monday for the Himalayan cave shrine in the Kashmir Valley as heavy rain lashed the over-300 km long Jammu-Srinagar national highway.

People of J&K feel they are part of India: BJP

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) general secretary Ram Madhav on Monday said that the people of Jammu and Kashmir feel that they are an inseparable part of India, adding that the Central Government is planning major steps to develop the state.

Army fine tunes its anti-militancy and anti-infiltration grid in Kashmir

The changed face of militancy in the Kashmir Valley has led the Army to "completely review" its anti-infiltration and counter-insurgency strategies to tackle among other things the growing trend of youths, even educated ones, gravitating towards terror outfits.

Over 2,200 pilgrims leave for Amarnath Yatra

Another batch of over 2,200 Amarnath pilgrims left from here on Sunday for the Himalayan cave shrine in the Kashmir Valley.

'Kashmir rail link project to be completed by 2020'

 The rail-link from Banihal to Katra, connecting Kashmir Valley with the rest of the country, would be completed by 2020, railway officials said here on Saturday.

JKNPP accuses BJP-PDP govt of discrimination with Jammu

Holding a protest rally here, activists of Jammu and Kashmir National Panthers Party (JKNPP) on Saturday accused the BJP-PDP coalition in the state of discriminating with the people of Jammu.

Third batch of pilgrims leaves for Amarnath shrine

Another batch of around 2,000 pilgrims for the Amarnath Yatra left from here on Saturday for the Himalayan cave shrine in the Kashmir Valley.

'Brick kilns turn hazardous for Kashmiris, violate environmental laws'

With most brick kilns in the Kashmir Valley not implementing the measures specified for minimizing pollution levels, the areas where they operate are virtually facing an environmental catastrophe, affected citizens and at least one prominent doctor have said.

Moderate intensity earthquake jolts Kashmir Valley

A moderate intensity earthquake measuring 5.5 on the Richter scale shook the Kashmir valley in the early hours of Tuesday.

Flood fears ease as Jhelum water level recedes

Residents of Kashmir Valley heaved a sigh of relief with a dip in the water level of the Jhelum easing flood concerns even as the river continues to flow above the danger mark in the south and central parts.

Rainy days ahead in Jammu and Kashmir

Jammu and Kashmir is likely to receive rain and thundershowers over the next two to three days, the Met Office said on Wednesday.

Islamic State flag waved during rally in Kashmir
Islamic State flag waved during rally in Kashmir

 Islamic State (IS) flag was on Friday waved during a rally organised by a separatist outfit in south Kashmir's Anantnag district.

Kashmiris throng markets on Ramzan eve

Enthusiastic shoppers thronged the markets here on Thursday as festive buying started across the Kashmir Valley on the eve of the holy month of Ramzan.

'Recruitment of youths in terror groups, attacks in J&K ring alarm bell'

 Repeated attacks on telecom towers in Jammu and Kashmir and fresh recruitment of youths from South Kashmir into terror groups, especially the banned Hizbul Mujahideen, has set the alarm bells ringing in the security establishment.

Recruitment of youths in terror groups, attacks ring alarm bell

 Repeated attacks on telecom towers in Jammu and Kashmir and fresh recruitment of youths from South Kashmir into terror groups, especially the banned Hizbul Mujahideen, has set the alarm bells ringing in the security establishment.

Tehreek-e-Taliban posters surface in Kashmir

In a worrying development, Taliban posters have surfaced in the Kashmir Valley, reports said.

Separatist politics behind attacks on phone towers: Govt

Separatist politics aimed at heightening tensions before the annual Amarnath Yatra is to blame for the attacks on mobile phone towers in the Kashmir Valley, a senior minister said on Thursday.