India | Reported by Nazir Masoodi, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Tuesday November 25, 2014
Around 10 in the morning, the temperature in Kashmir's Ganderbal hovered around 7 degrees Celsius. But neither cold, nor disability could keep 54-year-old Abdul Majid at home today. The state had an appointment with democracy.
India | Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Tuesday November 11, 2014
A Congress election candidate from Jammu and Kashmir's Ganderbal has courted controversy for putting down "unmarried daughter's marriage" in the liabilities column of his nomination form.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday November 1, 2014
The ruling National Conference (NC) on Friday announced that its working president and Chief Minister Omar Abdullah will contest the upcoming state polls from two seats of Sonwar and Beerwah instead of fighting from the family bastion of Ganderbal.
India | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Thursday February 27, 2014
An army jawan of the Rashtriya Rifles shot dead five of his colleagues at a camp in Manasbal area of Ganderbal district in Jammu and Kashmir late last night and later killed himself.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 31, 2013
Three men were rescued today after they were buried under a snow avalanche in Ganderbal district of Jammu and Kashmir.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday August 30, 2013
Five Hizbul Mujahideen militants were today killed in an encounter with security forces in Ganderbal district in Kashmir.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 13, 2013
The pilgrimage to the cave shrine of Amarnath in Jammu and Kashmir was today suspended from Pahalgam and Baltal base camps as heavy rains lashed wide parts of the Valley, officials said.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 20, 2013
Curfew remained in force for the second day today in all major towns of Kashmir while rest of the Valley was placed under restrictions to prevent protests against the firing incident in Ramban district that left four persons dead and dozens others in...
India | Press Trust of India | Friday June 28, 2013
The annual Amarnath Yatra kicked off today amid tight security. Pilgrims from both Baltal and Pahalgam base camps started their journey for the 3880-metre-high cave shrine.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Thursday June 27, 2013
Nine students and two teachers were today injured when a school bus, on its way to tourist resort of Pahalgam for picnic, overturned at Foreshore Road on the banks of the Dal Lake in Srinagar.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Thursday June 20, 2013
Over 900 trainees at a police training academy in Ganderbal district of Kashmir have allegedly protested against their deployment for Amarnath Yatra duty, official sources said on Thursday.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Friday April 26, 2013
Sudipta Sen, the man whose chit fund went bust last week wiping out the savings of lakhs of depositors in West Bengal, was today sent to four-day transit remand by a court in Ganderbal, near Srinagar in Kashmir. Mr Sen and his two colleagues, identif...
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday October 1, 2012
Five separatist militants, all from Pakistan, were killed in a gunfight with security forces in north Kashmir's Ganderbal district on Monday, police said.
India | Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Saturday September 1, 2012
A gun battle is going on between militants and security forces in the forest of Ganderbal in Jammu and Kashmir, say reports.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 8, 2012
A woman in central Kashmir's Ganderbal district gave birth in a taxi after she was turned away by a doctor at the government hospital, official sources said. Amreen, a first time mother, gave birth to a boy while on her way back to Gutlibagh, 12 kilo...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 26, 2012
An Amarnath Yatra pilgrim has died of cardiac arrest at Baltal base camp in Ganderbal district, police said on Monday.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday June 25, 2012
A 27-year-old Amarnath pilgrim has died of cardiac arrest at the Baltal base camp in the Ganderbal district of Kashmir valley, police said on Monday.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Sunday February 26, 2012
The Indian Air Force (IAF) today rescued 11 civilians from Sonamarg area of Ganderbal district in Kashmir as authorities issued a fresh avalanche warning in the area.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday February 23, 2012
The death toll in twin avalanches in Jammu and Kashmir went up to 19 by Thursday afternoon, with all the casualties being army personnel, the army said. Three soldiers are still missing. At least 16 army personnel were killed in Dawar in Bandipora di...
India | NDTV Correspondent | Sunday October 9, 2011
Two Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) militants were killed in a fierce gunbattle between security forces and militants in the forest area of Kangan in Central Kashmir's Ganderbal district.