Jammu Kashmir
3 militants killed in Kashmir
January 16, 2017 11:17 AM

Three militants were killed on Monday during a gunfight with security forces in south Kashmir's Anantnag district, police said.

Heavy snowfall closes Jammu-Srinagar highway
January 16, 2017 11:17 AM

Jammu, Jan 16 (IANS) The strategic Jammu-Srinagar highway was closed on Monday due to heavy snowfall.

Fresh snowfall breaks cold wave cycle in Kashmir
January 16, 2017 11:17 AM

Heavy snowfall and moderate rain broke the cycle of intense cold wave conditions in the Kashmir Valley on Monday.

Cold wave continues as Kashmir Valley awaits rain, snow
January 15, 2017 11:35 AM

Intense cold condition continued in the Kashmir Valley on Sunday as the weather office forecast rain and snow during the next 24 hours till Monday.

Cold wave tightens grip over J&K
January 14, 2017 01:43 PM

Srinagar, Jan 14 (IANS) Intense cold wave condition continued in Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday as the minimum temperature here dipped further to minus 6.8 degrees Celsius, recording the season's coldest night so far.

Leh town freezes at minus 18, Srinagar shivers at minus 5
January 12, 2017 11:24 AM

Srinagar, Jan 12 (IANS) This summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir shivered at minus five degrees Celsius on Thursday while Leh in the Ladakh region frozen at minus 17.7 degrees overnight.

Unrest deaths disrupt Kashmir assembly
January 11, 2017 01:41 PM

 The opposition walked out of the assembly on Wednesday in protest against the civilian killings during the 2016 unrest in the Kashmir Valley and asked the government for judicial probe into the deaths.

Cold wave intensifies in J&K
January 11, 2017 12:12 PM

 The cold wave intensified in Jammu & Kashmir on Wednesday, as winter capital Jammu recorded the coldest night of the season at 3.2 degrees Celsius.

Security forces kill militant in Kashmir gunfight
January 10, 2017 02:06 PM

 A militant was killed and a soldier injured on Tuesday in a gun battle between guerrillas and security forces in Jammu and Kashmir, police said.

Opposition members stage walk out from J&K assembly
January 10, 2017 12:00 PM

 Opposition members walked out of the state assembly on Tuesday following an uproar over tension between two communities in Kathua district.

2016 Kashmir unrest was well planned conspiracy, says Mehbooba
January 09, 2017 06:18 PM

 Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Monday blamed Pakistan and the separatists leaders for inciting violence and planning conspiracies in the Kashmir Valley.

Rs 5 lakh each to victims of unrest in Kashmir Valley: Mehbooba
January 09, 2017 03:41 PM

 Every family which lost a member to firing by security forces during last year's unrest in the Kashmir Valley will get Rs 5 lakh, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti announced on Monday.

Jammu-Srinagar highway reopens after three days
January 09, 2017 12:41 PM

Traffic on the Jammu-Srinagar national highway was partially restored on Monday amid cold wave condition in the Kashmir Valley.

High alert in Jammu after GREF camp attack
January 09, 2017 10:29 AM

A high alert was sounded in Jammu on Monday after terrorists killed three labourers of the General Reserve Engineer Force (GREF) near the international border (IB).

JKAACL to release special ‘Sheeraza’ editions on Mufti Mohammed Sayeed
January 08, 2017 06:53 PM

J&K Academy of Art, Culture & Languages will release special numbers of its ‘Sheeraza’ journal in Urdu and English dedicated to Mufti Mohammed Sayeed at SKICC Srinagar tomorrow.

Life remains disrupted in Kashmir Valley after snowfall
January 08, 2017 11:40 AM

 Life continued to remain disrupted in Kashmir Valley on Sunday as heavy snowfall blocked the Srinagar-Jammu highway for the third consecutive day.

Mehbooba's brother joins PDP
January 07, 2017 03:39 PM

 Tasaduq Hussain Mufti, son of late Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Muhammad Sayeed, Saturday formally joined the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) here on his father's first death anniversary.

Mehbooba offers prayers on Sayeed's first death anniversary
January 07, 2017 01:39 PM

 Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Saturday offered prayers at her father Mufti Muhammad Sayeed's grave on his first death anniversary.