Fresh snowfall disrupts life in Kashmir Valley

 After nightlong intermittent snowfall, the Kashmir Valley on Wednesday remained cut off from the rest of the country as road, rail and air traffic got disrupted.

Jan 18, 2017, 11:10 AM IST
Fresh batch of pilgrims leaves for Amarnath yatra

Fresh batch of pilgrims leaves for Amarnath yatra

A fresh batch comprising of 2,415 pilgrims on Wednesday left from the base camp here to the cave shrine of Amarnath in South Kashmir Himalayas amid tight security.

Jul 15, 2015, 12:00 PM IST

Jammu-Srinagar highway blocked due to heavy rains; halts Amarnath Yatra

 The Jammu-Srinagar National Highway was blocked due to landslide propelled by a heavy downpour in the Ramban district in Jammu and Kashmir.

Jul 09, 2015, 12:54 PM IST

J&K tourism dept holding roadshows in Punjab to woo tourists

Presenting picturesque hilltop tourist location Patnitop as a round-the-year destination, the J&K tourism department has launched an aggressive marketing and promotional campaign to woo tourists from Punjab.

Jun 07, 2015, 14:44 PM IST

Jammu-Srinagar NH reopens for one-way traffic

Jammu: Jammu-Srinagar National Highway has been reopened for one-way vehicular traffic after a day long closure in view of heavy snowfall in Ramban and Patnitop stretches of the highway.

Jan 23, 2015, 15:02 PM IST

Snowfall across Kashmir Valley; Srinagar-Jammu highway closed

 Most parts of Kashmir Valley received snowfall, ending the dry spell, with the Srinagar- Jammu National Highway being closed for traffic due to bad weather.

Jan 22, 2015, 14:52 PM IST

Another batch of devotees leaves for Amarnath

Amid tight security, the 20th batch of 1,583 pilgrims left for the Amarnath cave shrine in south Kashmir Himalayas.

Jul 16, 2014, 11:23 AM IST

Another batch of devotees leave for Amarnath

Amid tight security, the 17th batch of 2,139 pilgrims today left for the Amarnath cave shrine in south Kashmir Himalayas from here.

Jul 13, 2014, 14:41 PM IST

Srinagar-Jammu highway closed after snowfall

Srinagar-Jammu national highway was closed after fresh snowfall in Bannihal and Patnitop sectors of the over 300-kilometre long road in Jammu and Kashmir.

Jan 09, 2014, 10:13 AM IST

Jammu-Srinagar highway open only to light vehicles

Only light motor vehicles would be allowed to move on the Jammu-Srinagar highway Sunday because a portion of it caved in, traffic authorities said.

Jan 05, 2014, 13:37 PM IST

Jammu-Srinagar highway closed for vehicular traffic due to snowfall

The 300-km-long Jammu-Srinagar National Highway, the only surface link between Kashmir and rest of the country, was closed for vehicular traffic for second consecutive day today, due to snowfall and slippery conditions.

Dec 23, 2013, 15:40 PM IST