Jammu and Kashmir News

Fresh snowfall in Kashmir, minimum temperature jumps up

Fresh snowfall in Kashmir, minimum temperature jumps up

According to IMD, plains and higher reaches of Kashmir Valley have been receiving moderate snowfall since morning.

Jan 30, 2019, 12:40 PM IST
Landslide hits Jammu-Srinagar highway

Landslide hits Jammu-Srinagar highway

After remaining closed for six days, the strategic highway was restored for one-way traffic on Monday.

Jan 30, 2019, 11:12 AM IST
Jitendra Singh lays foundation for first highway village in Kathua

Jitendra Singh lays foundation for first highway village in Kathua

The amenities include separate parking for cars, buses and trucks, restaurant and food court, low-cost dhaba and fuel station.

Jan 30, 2019, 00:39 AM IST
Civilian injured after being shot at by terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama

Civilian injured after being shot at by terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama

A case has been registered under relevant sections of law and an investigation has been initiated.

Jan 28, 2019, 21:42 PM IST
One-way traffic restored on Jammu-Srinagar Highwway

One-way traffic restored on Jammu-Srinagar Highwway

The highway was opened for light motor vehicles from Jammu to Srinagar on Sunday.

Jan 28, 2019, 16:07 PM IST
Some Kashmir-centric politicians encouraging youth to die in Kashmir: Jitendra Singh

Some Kashmir-centric politicians encouraging youth to die in Kashmir: Jitendra Singh

"I have no hesitation to say that some Kashmir-centric politicians, the separatist stand already identified, who are wearing the robes of mainstream and their parties are doing injustice to the youth

Jan 28, 2019, 06:29 AM IST
ITBP jawans celebrate Republic Day at 18,000 ft in freezing Ladakh

ITBP jawans celebrate Republic Day at 18,000 ft in freezing Ladakh

In Leh, the national flag was unfurled by Chief Executive Councillor Jamyang Tsering Namgyal at polo ground.

Jan 26, 2019, 18:51 PM IST
Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik unfurls Tricolour on Republic Day, mobile internet services suspended

Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik unfurls Tricolour on Republic Day, mobile internet services suspended

Mobile internet services were snapped in the early hours as part of the security arrangements put in place for Republic Day celebrations.  

Jan 26, 2019, 12:05 PM IST
Jammu-Srinagar highway remains shut

Jammu-Srinagar highway remains shut

For the safety of passengers it has been decided not to allow traffic on the highway, said official.

Jan 26, 2019, 09:25 AM IST
Srinagar encounter: 2 terrorists, planning to attack on R-Day, neutralised by armed forces

Srinagar encounter: 2 terrorists, planning to attack on R-Day, neutralised by armed forces

An encounter is currently underway between terrorists and security forces in Khunmoh village in the outskirts of Srinagar district on Saturday morning.

Jan 26, 2019, 08:36 AM IST
Fresh landslides hit Jammu-Srinagar National Highway

Fresh landslides hit Jammu-Srinagar National Highway

Five fresh landslides Friday hit the Jammu-Srinagar National Highway, which remained closed for the fifth consecutive day, leaving 1,500 vehicles stranded at different places, officials said.

Jan 25, 2019, 14:54 PM IST
Jammu-Srinagar highway off limits for 5th day due to landslides

Jammu-Srinagar highway off limits for 5th day due to landslides

The debris were yet to be cleared as the clearance operation were on hold due to bad weather, authorities said.

Jan 25, 2019, 10:08 AM IST
Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik says 'killing terrorists not a solution', hints at new 'rehabilitation offer'

Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik says 'killing terrorists not a solution', hints at new 'rehabilitation offer'

According to J&K Governor Satya Pal Malik, terrorism is in the mind and not in the gun, and he wants all “children” to return to the mainstream.

Jan 24, 2019, 16:50 PM IST
Jammu and Kashmir: Baramulla, once the hotbed of militancy, declared 'terrorist-free'

Jammu and Kashmir: Baramulla, once the hotbed of militancy, declared 'terrorist-free'

Singh made the statement just a day after security forces eliminated three Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) terrorists during an encounter in the district.

Jan 24, 2019, 14:43 PM IST
Light snow, rain in Kashmir Valley

Light snow, rain in Kashmir Valley

Leh town recorded minus 14.2 degrees Celsius while in Kargil it was minus 18.4 degrees.

Jan 24, 2019, 11:11 AM IST
Terrorist-turned-soldier Lance Naik Nazir Ahmed Wani to be conferred Ashoka Chakra posthumously

Terrorist-turned-soldier Lance Naik Nazir Ahmed Wani to be conferred Ashoka Chakra posthumously

Lance Naik Wani attained martyrdom after being seriously injured in an encounter in which six terrorists were also killed.

Jan 24, 2019, 10:08 AM IST
Avalanche warning issued in nine districts of Kashmir and Ladakh

Avalanche warning issued in nine districts of Kashmir and Ladakh

The warning has been issued for Anantnag, Kulgam, Budgam, Baramulla, Kupwara, Bandipora, Ganderbal, Kargil and Leh districts.

Jan 24, 2019, 06:24 AM IST
IPS officer's brother among 3 Hizbul terrorists killed in Shopian encounter

IPS officer's brother among 3 Hizbul terrorists killed in Shopian encounter

One of the three slain terrorists - Shamsul Haq Mengnoo - is the brother of 2012-batch IPS officer Inamul Haq Mengnoo who is posted in the Northeast.

Jan 22, 2019, 23:13 PM IST
Three terrorists killed in encounter in Jammu & Kashmir's Shopian

Three terrorists killed in encounter in Jammu & Kashmir's Shopian

Three terrorists were killed in an encounter with security forces in Shopian district of Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday, officials said in Srinagar.

Jan 22, 2019, 18:08 PM IST
SC to take 'in-chamber' decision on plea challenging Article 35A

SC to take 'in-chamber' decision on plea challenging Article 35A

Article 35-A accords special rights and privileges to the citizens of Jammu and Kashmir and bars people from outside the state from acquiring any immovable property in the state.

Jan 22, 2019, 17:18 PM IST