AirAsia became the first foreign airline ever on Sunday to start its operations from Srinagar international airport in Jammu and Kashmir.
Kashmir makes headlines in terrorism and insurgency but a bunch of young filmmakers from the region has appealed to people through short films to save the beauty and blossoms of the valley from ravages of climate change.
Firing exchanges continued well past midnight after Pakistan Rangers violated ceasefire at the International Border in Ramgarh sector of Jammu region, a BSF official said on Sunday.
Police in winter capital Jammu on Saturday seized fake currency notes of Rs 3.90 lakh face value and arrested two people in this connection, police said.
The night temperatures showed remarkable improvement across Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday as the weather office forecast rain and light snowfall till Monday.
Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Friday expanded her cabinet by inducting senior PDP leader Syed Altaf Bukhari, who was dropped when she formed the government 10 months ago after the death of her father Mufti Mohammad Sayeed.
Gunmen looted Rs 3 lakh from a bank in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian district on Thursday, police said.
Spells of rain in the plains and light snowfall in the mountains during the next 24 hours in Jammu and Kashmir was forecast by the weather office on Wednesday.
Jammu, Feb 14 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir government shifted 60 top police officers and bureaucrats in a major reshuffle on Tuesday.
Four bank employees were killed on Monday when their car hit a road divider and then collided with a bus in Jammu and Kashmir's Kathua district.
Following a separatist appeal for a protest shutdown across the Kashmir Valley, authorities on Monday made heavy deployment of security forces to avoid violence, police said.
Two soldiers, four militants and two civilians were killed in a gunfight in Jammu and Kashmir's Kulgam district on Sunday, police said. The incident triggered clashes between civilians and security forces, leaving around two dozen people injured.
Two soldiers and four militants were killed on Sunday during a gunfight in south Kashmir's Kulgam district, police said.
Night temperatures throughout the Kashmir Valley dropped notches below the freezing point on Saturday, weather officials said.