Amid tight security, the 27th batch of pilgrims today left for the Amarnath cave shrine in south Kashmir Himalayas from Jammu.
Amid tight security, the 26th batch of pilgrims today left for the Amarnath cave shrine in south Kashmir Himalayas from Jammu.
The fifth batch of 1243 pilgrims today left for Amarnath shrine from Jammu base camp amid tight security, police said.
Jammu recorded the season's highest temperature at 44 degrees Celsius on Thursday, five degrees above normal, an official said on Friday.
A Pakistani prisoner was morning found hanging inside a jail here, an official said. Jail superintendent Harish Kotwal said Showkat Ali used a scarf to hang himself from the iron bars of a toilet window.
At least four people died and over a dozen sustained serious burn injuries on Saturday in a hotel blaze in the winter capital Jammu.
Two women and a child were killed when the public transport vehicle they were travelling in fell into a deep gorge in Udhampur district of Jammu region, an official said on Friday.
Union Health Minister and former state chief minister Ghulam Nabi Azad was on Thursday told to prove his identity at a polling booth in the Jammu Lok Sabha constituency.
The BJP is going all out to campaign in the three seats in Jammu and Ladakh where it is hopeful of winning and has lined up nearly 40 of its star campaigners to bolster its chances.
A prisoner today allegedly committed suicide by hanging himself from a grill at Central Jail Jammu, police said.
BSP today announced candidates for Jammu and Udhampur Lok Sabha constituencies and said party supremo Mayawati will address an election meeting in Jammu on April 1.
Mahashivratri was today celebrated with religious fervour in Jammu with thousands of devotees visiting various temples to offer special prayers.
A police constable died of a heart attack in Jammu city, police said.
A businessman was shot at allegedly by some unidentified men, who fled after taking away his bag containing some documents in the city.
Forty-three kg of gold and 57,000 kg of silver offered by devotees at the Shri Mata Vaishno Devi temple in Jammu and Kashmir have been found to be fake, an RTI application has revealed.