Again heavy snowfall in most parts of Kashmir, Srinagar-Jammu highway closed

New Delhi: Most parts of Kashmir, including the plains, received fresh snowfall Friday which led to closure of the Srinagar-Jammu national highway, the only all-weather road-link connecting the valley with the rest of the country. The MeT Office has forecast intermittent light precipitation for the next 24 hours. Kashmir, including plains of the valley, received […]

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Major killed along with 3 army men while foiling infiltration bid in, Kahmir

JAMMU:  An Army major and three soldiers were killed while trying to foil an infiltration bid in Gurez sector of north Kashmir, about 125 km from Srinagar. The encounter between a patrolling party of the Army and the infiltrating group took place at Govind Nallah in Gurez, Kahmir. The encounter between the patrolling party of the […]

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Three terrorists killed in an encounter with Jammu And Kashmir police abducted costable was shot dead

In a recent encounter with the terrorist Jammu And Kashmir police killed three terrorist who were’ convicted in abduction of costable Saleem Shah. Terrorists had a close encounter with the security forces and killed in Kulgam sector of Jammu And Kashmir, Director General of Police(DGP) SP Vaid said. Constable Saleem Shah was abducted by millitants […]

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Mehbooba Mufti: If BJP tries to break PDP, result will be dangerous

New Delhi: PDP president and former chief minister of Jammu and Kashmir Mehbooba Mufti on Friday issued a strong warning to former ally Bharatiya Janata Party that efforts to break her party could have “dangerous consequences”. “Our party is intact and strong. There are problems just like we have problems in families. The breakup within […]

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Two Militants killed in gunfight with security forces

KASHMIR: Bodies of two militants have been recovered after a gunfight with security forces in a residential area in south Kashmir’s Shopian on Tuesday morning. According to the Director General of Police, the militants are believed to be part of the Jaish-e-Mohammed. Two soldiers were injured in the gun battle. Initial reports suggested that two […]

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After 2-day suspension, Amarnath yatra resumes from Jammu

Jammu: The Amarnath yatra resumed today from Jammu after it was suspended for two days due to inclement weather in Kashmir, with a batch of over 2,200 pilgrims leaving for the Pahalgam base camp for the 3,880-metre-high holy cave shrine, officials said. However, the pilgrims registered for the Baltal route were not allowed to leave […]

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Jammu and Kashmir: Policeman abducted by militants in Shopian

Jummu & Kashmir: A 27-year-old policeman was abducted by a group of militants in Jammu and Kashmir’s Shopian district on Thursday evening, police said. Javaid Ahmad Dar was abducted by the militants travelling in car around 9.30pm near his home at Vehil Chatwatan, an official said on condition of anonymity. Dar was a personal security […]

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Flood alert in central Kashmir as intermittent rains continues

Srinagar: Intermittent rains continued in Kashmir today with authorities sounding a flood alert in central Kashmir, even as water levels started receding in the southern parts of the valley. The authorities had yesterday issued a flood alert in south Kashmir. Today they issued a flood alert for low-lying areas of the central Kashmir, including the summer […]

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Heavy Rain lash parts of valley

Srinagar: Heavy rains lashed several parts of the Valley, including the summer capital today, even as the authorities advised people residing near streams in south Kashmir to remain vigilant. Many parts of Kashmir received heavy rains since early morning, an official of the Meteorological (MeT) department said. He said south Kashmir’s Kokernag, in Anantnag district, received […]

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