Qazigund

Bone-chilling cold in Kargil, minimum settles at minus 20 degrees Celsius

Bone-chilling cold in Kargil, minimum settles at minus 20 degrees Celsius

The minimum temperature in Kargil town plummeted over 14 degrees from the previous night's low of minus 6.1 degrees Celsius to settle at a low of minus 20.6 degrees Celsius.

Jan 03, 2018, 12:44 PM IST
Pakistan violates ceasefire in J&K's Poonch; LeT terrorist nabbed in Qazigund

Pakistan violates ceasefire in J&K's Poonch; LeT terrorist nabbed in Qazigund

A terrorist belonging to Pakistan-backed Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) was on Wednesday nabbed by the security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Qazigund.

Nov 15, 2017, 11:03 AM IST

J&K: Militants attack police vehicle on Srinagar-Jammu highway

Militants on Friday attacked a police vehicle on the Srinagar-Jammu National Highway at Qazigund, police said.

Nov 10, 2017, 13:53 PM IST
J&K: Terrorists shoot police vehicle in Kulgam

J&K: Terrorists shoot police vehicle in Kulgam

Terrorists on Friday fired upon a police vehicle in Jammu and Kashmir's Kulgam district.

Nov 10, 2017, 12:52 PM IST
Terrorists lob grenade on CRPF patrolling party in Anantnag's Qazigund

Terrorists lob grenade on CRPF patrolling party in Anantnag's Qazigund

Two militants were killed in an encounter with security forces in Sopore township on Monday.

Sep 04, 2017, 17:02 PM IST

For soldiers work is their religion: Army Chief Gen Bipin Rawat

Army Chief Gen and top brass of the force on Sunday paid glowing tributes to the two soldiers who were killed in a militant attack near Qazigund.

Jun 04, 2017, 20:39 PM IST

Light snowfall in Srinagar

Fresh snowfall occurred in Srinagar and some other parts of the Kashmir Valley on Friday, the Met department said.

Mar 10, 2017, 10:48 AM IST

Landslides force closure of Jammu-Srinagar highway

The 300-km long Jammu-Srinagar national highway, the only surface link between Kashmir and rest of the country, was on Wednesday closed for vehicular traffic due to landslides triggered by rains in Ramban district.

Jul 27, 2016, 16:18 PM IST
Curfew remains in force in Kashmir, death toll climbs to 42

Curfew remains in force in Kashmir, death toll climbs to 42

A woman injured in clashes between security forces and protestors in South Kashmir succumbed at a hospital.

Jul 19, 2016, 11:24 AM IST

Kashmir gets respite from cold conditions as minimum tempearture rises

There was a huge respite in cold conditions in some places in Kashmir with the minimum temperature in Srinagar settling above the freezing point for the first time in the last 10 days.

Dec 22, 2015, 12:41 PM IST

Slight respite from cold in Kashmir as minimum temperature rises

A day after Srinagar witnessed the coldest night of the season, the minimum temperature increased at most places in Kashmir on Thursday providing some relief to the residents, even as the MeT Office here has forecast mainly dry weather over the next few days.

Dec 17, 2015, 12:44 PM IST

Panic in Kashmir's Qazigund over reports of presence of runaway terrorists

A day after the Udhampur attack, panic gripped Qazigund area in south Kashmir's Kulgam district when a truck driver informed the police about presence of two men, one of them armed, in the vicinity.

Aug 06, 2015, 22:00 PM IST
Jammu & Kashmir: Rail traffic suspended on Banihal-Qazigund section

Jammu & Kashmir: Rail traffic suspended on Banihal-Qazigund section

Flooding of tracks in heavy rainfall has led to the suspension of rail services between Banihal area of Jammu and Qazigund belt of Kashmir Valley, rail officials said.

Jun 25, 2015, 14:40 PM IST

Kargil freezes at minus 17.2 deg C; coldest in J&K

 Kargil, in the frontier Ladakh region of Jammu and Kashmir, continued to be the coldest recorded place in the state registering the lowest temperature of the season, with Mercury remaining several degrees below the freezing point elsewhere, a MeT department official said.

Jan 09, 2015, 13:51 PM IST

J&K highway reopens for two-way traffic from Thursday

Jammu and Kashmir National Highway will reopen for two-way traffic from Thursday.

Apr 09, 2014, 21:54 PM IST

Some parts in Kashmir get respite from cold

Some parts of Kashmir, including Srinagar, got some respite from the cold conditions even as the mercury dipped in rest of the Valley by a couple of degrees.

Jan 15, 2014, 12:19 PM IST

Qazigund-Banihal rail link realises J&K residents` dreams

Mohammad Sultan`s 30-year-old dream came to fruition, when Prime Minister Manmohan Singh flagged off the train between this highway town in Jammu region to Qazigund in Kashmir.

Jun 30, 2013, 18:20 PM IST

PM interacts with school children on board train to Kashmir

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Wednesday undertook a train journey through the 11-km long tunnel under the Pir Panjal mountain ranges along with school children most of whom travelled by rail for the first time.

Jun 26, 2013, 18:25 PM IST

Manmohan Singh, Sonia Gandhi inaugurate Banihal-Qazigund rail link

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi inaugurated the rail link between Banihal to Qazigund in the Valley.

Jun 26, 2013, 08:20 AM IST

New Kashmir rail link: Must know facts

PM Manmohan Singh and UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi on Wednesday inaugurated the rail link between Banihal to Qazigund in the Kashmir Valley.

Jun 25, 2013, 13:27 PM IST