Jammu Kashmir
Life returns to normal in J&K
March 30, 2017 11:56 AM

Life started normally here and in other places in Jammu and Kashmir on Thursday after a day's shutdown.

SC asks Centre, J&K to decide on state's minorities
March 28, 2017 12:09 PM

The Supreme Court on Monday asked the Central and the Jammu and Kashmir governments to sit together to decide the issue of identification of religious and linguistic minorities and whether Muslims could be treated as a minority in the state.

Hizbul commander killed in J&K shootout
March 26, 2017 06:28 PM

 A wanted commander of the Hizbul Mujahideen was among the two militants shot dead in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district after a brief gunfight on Sunday, police said.

Two militants killed in J&K
March 26, 2017 05:07 PM

Two Hizbul Mujahideen militants were killed on Sunday after a brief gunfight in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district, police said.

EC puts on hold appointment of J&K PSU vice chairs
March 24, 2017 04:01 PM

Jammu, March 24 (IANS) The Election Commission on Friday put on hold the appointments of vice chairmen in PSUs of the Jammu and Kashmir government in view of the Model Code of Conduct that is in place ahead of two Lok Sabha bypolls in April.

Jammu-Srinagar highway partially opened
March 24, 2017 11:12 AM

Only one-way traffic was allowed to move on the Jammu-Srinagar highway on Friday due to bottle-necks at many places, a traffic department official said.

Fresh snow in Gulmarg, weather to remain inclement in J&K
March 22, 2017 11:14 AM

The ski resort of Gulmarg received fresh snowfall on Wednesday as the weather office forecast light to moderate rain and snow in Jammu and Kashmir during the next 24 hours.

Kashmir civilian killed rescuing abducted woman
March 18, 2017 03:58 PM

A 33-year-old man trying to rescue an alleged abducted woman was beaten and drowned in a stream in a north Kashmir village on Saturday, police said here.

Mehbooba would prefer Salman as J&K brand ambassador
March 18, 2017 11:17 AM

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Friday said that the state is safe for tourists to visit as the political situation is under control.

One-way traffic on Jammu-Srinagar national highway
March 18, 2017 11:14 AM

The strategic Jammu-Srinagar national highway that was closed on Friday evening following landslides in Ramban district, was reopened on Saturday after restoration of one-way traffic, an official said.

Enjoy spring in Kashmir for better relations: Mehbooba
March 17, 2017 12:32 PM

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Friday urged people from rest of India to visit the state and "enjoy the spring" and its natural beauty to better connect with the border state.

One-way traffic allowed on Jammu-Srinagar highway
March 17, 2017 10:54 AM

Due to bad road conditions, only one-way traffic was allowed on the strategic Jammu-Srinagar highway on Friday.

Kashmir operation called off after militants escape
March 17, 2017 10:54 AM

A security operation in south Kashmir's Pulwama district was called off on Friday after militants managed to escape, police said.

One-way traffic restored on Jammu-Srinagar highway
March 15, 2017 11:28 AM

After eight days, the strategic Jammu-Srinagar national highway was restored for one-way traffic on Wednesday as vehicles were allowed to move from Srinagar to Jammu.

Stranded passengers airlifted from Jammu to Srinagar
March 14, 2017 06:17 PM

Jammu, March 14 (IANS) Authorities on Tuesday airlifted at least 830 stranded passengers from Jammu region to the Kashmir Valley.

Jammu-Srinagar highway closed
March 14, 2017 11:06 AM

The strategic Jammu-Srinagar highway remained closed on Tuesday prompting authorities to make arrangements to airlift stranded passengers, officials said.

Poonch-Rawalakot bus service suspended due to Pakistan shelling
March 13, 2017 07:27 PM

Authorities on Monday suspended the scheduled run of the Poonch-Rawalakot bus service due to cross-border shelling by the Pakistan Army.

Former Sarpanch killed by gunmen in Pulwama district
March 13, 2017 06:15 PM

Police on Monday recovered the body of a former village head -- Sarpanch, who had been kidnapped and later killed by gunmen in south Kashmir's Pulwama district.