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Over 1.5 lakh pilgrims make Amarnath Yatra

Last Updated: Thursday, July 10, 2014, 00:24

More than 1.5 lakh pilgrims have finished the Amarnath Yatra that started June 28.

Pilgrim dies en route Amarnath shrine, death toll mounts to 14

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 09, 2014, 22:17

A 65-year-old pilgrim died after suffering cardiac arrest en route Amarnath shrine in south Kashmir Himalayas on Wednesday, taking the death toll in the ongoing pilgrimage to 14.

Pilgrim count at Amarnath cave crosses 1-lakh mark, 2 more die

Last Updated: Monday, July 07, 2014, 00:36

The number of pilgrims who have paid obeisance to the holy ice lingam at Amarnath shrine in South Kashmir Himalayas crossed the one-lakh mark today.

Amarnath yatra begins from Pahalgam route

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 02, 2014, 21:30

The yatra to the Holy Cave Shrine of Amarnath on Wednesday started from the traditional Pahalgam route, four days after the annual pilgrimage began on the shorter Baltal route.

Over 50,000 pilgrims pay obeisance at Amarnath

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014, 23:26

With the yatra having entered fourth day on Tuesday, over 50,000 pilgrims have paid their obeisance at cave shrine of Amarnath in Jammu and Kashmir, housing holy Ice Lingum of Lord Shiva.

Traditional Pahalgam route to Amarnath to open on July 2

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014, 00:28

The traditional 45-km Pahalgam route to Amarnath cave shrine in south Kashmir Himalayas will be opened on July 2.

Two more pilgrims die on way to Amarnath shrine

Last Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014, 22:10

Two Amarnath pilgrims including a saint died on way to the 3,880-metre high holy cave shrine of Amarnath in south Kashmir Himalayas, taking the death toll in the ongoing pilgrimage to five.

Third batch of pilgrims leave for Amarnath from Jammu

Last Updated: Sunday, June 29, 2014, 11:01

The third batch of Amarnath pilgrims comprising 1,458 devotees on Sunday left the Jammu base camp for their onward journey to the cave shrine in south Kashmir Himalayas amid tight security.

Amarnath yatra begins, multi-pronged security for pilgrims

Last Updated: Friday, June 27, 2014, 09:50

The Amarnath Yatra has begun in Jammu and Kashmir with the first batch of 1160 pilgrims leaving for the holy site on Friday.

`Multi-pronged security system for Amarnath yatra`

Last Updated: Thursday, June 26, 2014, 19:10

A multi-pronged security system has been put in place along the highway from Kathua to Jammu for visiting Amarnath pilgrims, a senior police officer said on Thursday.

Pawan Hans to begin daily service from June 28 for Amarnath pilgrims

Last Updated: Thursday, June 26, 2014, 11:55

Pawan Hans Helicopters Limited (PHHL) would launch daily services from June 28 (Saturday) to fly pilgrims for the Amarnath Yatra.

Amarnath Yatra: Security arrangements finalised

Last Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014, 22:20

With the annual Amarnath Yatra starting this Saturday, the DGP on Wednesday took stock of security arrangements.