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Jhelum river

PoK residents accuse Pakistan of waging water war on them

Residents of Muzzafarabad say that waters of Neelum River is being diverted to Punjab province and that this has increased scarcity in their area.

Aug 12, 2018, 16:19 PM IST

Inspired by Kashmiri culture, Polish couple celebrates marriage in Srinagar

The couple, Wlodek and Bata, dressed in typical local dress hosted their wedding reception on the banks of the Jhelum River.

Jul 22, 2018, 00:30 AM IST

PM Narendra Modi to inaugurate 330 MW Kishanganga Hydel Power Plant, which Pakistan tried very hard to stop

Pakistan has time and again tried to block the project. But India's right to construct the project had been affirmed by the International Court of Arbitration.

Apr 30, 2018, 07:12 AM IST

Pakistan again writes to World Bank against India's almost-complete Kishanganga Project

Even the Pakistani daily reporting it seemed unsure of what this is supposed to achieve.

Apr 05, 2018, 13:36 PM IST

J&K: Headless body of man found in river

The headless body of a man, who was missing for three days, was recovered from the Jhelum river in north Kashmir's Bandipora district on Sunday, the police said.

Aug 27, 2017, 18:07 PM IST

Four killed due to incessant rain in J&K

 Four persons were killed and five others went missing due to incessant rains in Jammu and Kashmir as authorities declared flood in the valley on Friday.

Apr 07, 2017, 10:58 AM IST

Flood-like situation in J&K, Jhelum above danger mark in Srinagar

Incessant rain and untimely snowfall in the plains on Thursday led to a flood-like situation in Jammu and Kashmir with the Jhelum River crossing the danger mark in Anantnag and Srinagar districts and dozens of low-lying areas inundated in various parts of the valley.

Apr 06, 2017, 20:03 PM IST

J&K: Man's body recovered from Jhelum river in Anantnag

The body of a 25-year-old man was recovered from Jhelum river in south Kashmir's Anantnag district today, police said.

Nov 12, 2016, 17:08 PM IST

Chased by security forces during stone-pelting protest, Srinagar man drowns in Jhelum river

A man drowned in the Jhelum river in Srinagar after he and hundreds of other demonstrators were chased by security forces during a stone-pelting protest on Thursday, witnesses and police said.

Sep 01, 2016, 20:30 PM IST

Over 12,000 Hindus gather in Kashmir to celebrate Maha Kumbh

The Maha Kumbh this year has been declared by Omkar Nath Shastri, an astrologer whose family is known for publishing Panchang for Kashmiris.

Jun 14, 2016, 15:11 PM IST

Alarm bells in India! China to build 1,100 MW dam in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir on Jhelum river

Despite Indian government's strong objections, China has decided to go ahead with the construction of a mega dam in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK) on the Jhelum river.

Jan 08, 2016, 10:55 AM IST

Flood alert sounded in Kashmir Valley as Jhelum crosses danger mark

A flood alert was on Wednesday sounded in Jammu and Kashmir`s Anantnag, Pulwama and Srinagar districts as Jhelum River crossed the danger mark.

Sep 23, 2015, 10:04 AM IST

Flood alert in J&K as Jhelum water level crosses danger mark

An initial flood alert has reportedly been sounded in Jammu and Kashmir following the increase in water level in the Jhelum river at two places in south and central Kashmir

Jul 13, 2015, 09:30 AM IST

Kashmir flood threat likely to ease

 The looming flood threat in Jammu and Kashmir after incessant rains since Wednesday morning is likely to ease by Thursday evening, the Met office said.

Jun 25, 2015, 13:30 PM IST

Monsoon engulfs India; heavy rains in Gujarat kills 70, compensation of Rs 4 lakh announced

With Monsoon setting over in many parts of the country, incessant rains have swollen many rivers and created flood-like situation in Gujarat, Jammu and Kashmir.

Jun 25, 2015, 09:50 AM IST

Flood threat wanes in Kashmir as weather improves

The water level in the Jhelum river and its tributaries receded significantly on Wednesday as the weather improved in Jammu and Kashmir, officials said, adding the looming flood threat has decreased.

Apr 22, 2015, 13:26 PM IST

Heavy rains and thunderstorms forecast in Jammu and Kashmir

Following the incessant overnight rain, the weather office in Kashmir Valley on Monday issued a warning forecasting heavy rains and thunderstorms during the next 24 hours. 

Apr 20, 2015, 09:28 AM IST

Flood Control Minister says 'conditions normal' in Kashmir

Jammu and Kashmir's Minister for Flood Control Sukhnandan Kumar on Thursday assured that the situation in the Valley is getting better and the state was receiving the Centre's full support.

Apr 02, 2015, 13:01 PM IST

Weather relents in Valley, Jhelum flowing below flood level

The flood threat in Kashmir Valley reduced on Tuesday in view of the weather holding up over the past 24 hours resulting in substantial decrease in water level of River Jhelum, which is now flowing below the flood level.

Mar 31, 2015, 11:43 AM IST

Jammu and Kashmir floods: 17 feared dead, rescue operations underway

Up to 16 people were killed on Monday as a devastating flood in the Kashmir Valley forced thousands to flee to safer places as rain-fed streams rushed down the mountains, flooding parts of Srinagar. A man was washed away by a swollen river in Jammu region.

Mar 31, 2015, 00:15 AM IST