Assembly | Press Trust of India | Saturday November 22, 2014
Asserting that he has deep affection for Kashmir, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today vowed to fulfil the "dream" of former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee based on "democracy, humanity and Kashmiriyat" that has made a "special place" in the hearts of people of Jammu and Kashmir.
Assembly | Edited by Anindita Sanyal (With inputs from IANS) | Saturday November 22, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today launched a scathing attack on the ruling National Conference and Congress in poll-bound Jammu and Kashmir, accusing them of taking turns to loot the state in what he said was a "political match-fixing".
India News | NDTV.com | Saturday November 22, 2014
PM Modi is addressing an election rally in Kishtwar in Jammu and Kashmir. The state goes to the polls in the first phase on November 25.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday July 9, 2014
An earthquake measuring 4.9 on the Richter scale hit Pakistan-occupied-Gilgit late tonight and resultant mild tremors were felt in Doda and Kishtwar districts of Jammu and Kashmir.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday January 30, 2014
The army on Thursday rescued eight civilians trapped in an avalanche in Banihal of Jammu and Kashmir, a day after the Indian Air Force rescued 203 people stranded for two days in snow-bound areas of Kishtwar, an official said.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday January 29, 2014
The Indian Air Force (IAF) on Wednesday rescued 203 people stranded for two days in snow-hit areas of Kishtwar district in Jammu and Kashmir, a defence spokesman said.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday January 5, 2014
The Indian Air Force has rescued 72 people trapped in heavy snow in the hilly Kishtwar district of Jammu and Kashmir, a defence spokesman said yesterday.
India News | Nazir Masoodi | Friday December 27, 2013
The judicial commission that probed the communal violence that broke out in the Kishtwar town of Jammu and Kashmir in August this year has slammed the police and the then District Magistrate for their alleged failure in maintaining law and order.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday December 22, 2013
After being re-inducted as Deputy Home Minister of Jammu and Kashmir, Sajjad Kichloo last night said he would stand by the victims of Kishtwar clashes and ensure that all possible help is extended to them.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday December 21, 2013
The RC Gandhi commission probing the August 9, 2013 communal violence in Kishtwar town of Jammu region has given a clean chit to the then minister of state for home Sajjad Ahmad Kichloo.
Jammu News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday November 27, 2013
At least 33 people were injured on Wednesday, three critically, following the blast of an LPG cylinder during a marriage ceremony in Galighar village of Kishtwar district in Jammu and Kashmir.
India News | Edited by Mala Das | Monday September 16, 2013
Supreme Court today came down heavily on the Jammu and Kashmir government over discrimination in handing out compensation to paramilitary forces killed in the deadly communal clashes in Kishtwar last month.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 3, 2013
An earthquake of moderate intensity today shook Kishtwar and Doda districts of Jammu and Kashmir, triggering panic among people.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 24, 2013
The Jammu and Kashmir government has appointed a one-man Commission of Inquiry by Justice (retired) R C Gandhi to probe the Kishtwar communal clashes on August 9 in which three persons died and dozens others were injured.
India News | Written by Nazir Masoodi | Thursday August 22, 2013
After twelve days of curfew following communal clashes on August 9, people from the mountain town of Kishtwar in Jammu and Kashmir came together for a peace rally. Hundreds of people from both Hindu and Muslim communities in Kishtwar held the rally once the police announced that the curfew was lifted. Both communities claim that their mistrust is m...
India News | Written by Nazir Masoodi | Thursday August 22, 2013
Cinders of August 9 flames in Jammu and Kashmir's Kishtwar tell the story of mayhem in the mountainous town. Even 11 days after the violence, Kishtwar is still under curfew. A no go area for the media in the aftermath of the clashes, NDTV finally managed to enter the small town only to discover that the anger is not entirely communal, but actually ...
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 21, 2013
Curfew was lifted in Kishtwar today 13 days after restrictions were imposed after violent clashes claimed three lives.
India News | Edited by Mala Das | Wednesday August 21, 2013
Nearly three weeks after Jammu and Kashmir witnessed one of its worst communal clashes in Kishtwar, the state government today told the Supreme Court that immediate steps had been taken to build confidence between the two communities.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday August 15, 2013
Mobile internet services were restored in Kashmir valley today after remaining suspended for four days as a precautionary measure after the clashes in Kishtwar district.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday August 15, 2013
Pained by the criticism over the recent communal violence in Kishtwar, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah today demanded to know why Kashmiris were treated differently.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 14, 2013
A moderate earthquake today shook Kishtwar in Jammu and Kashmir, triggering fear among residents who rushed out of their homes.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 13, 2013
The pilgrimage to the holy cave shrine of Amarnath, suspended following communal strife in Kishtwar, resumed from the Jammu base camp today while it was temporarily stopped from Pahalgam and Baltal camps in Kashmir owing to torrential rains.
India News | Edited by Nadim Asrar | Tuesday August 13, 2013
Amid repeated adjournments in Parliament over Robert Vadra's land deals and Kishtwar violence, an all-party meeting was called by Parliamentary Affairs Minister Kamal Nath today to discuss important legislations proposed to be tabled in the ongoing monsoon session.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Nadim Asrar | Tuesday August 13, 2013
The Supreme Court today asked the Jammu and Kashmir chief secretary to file a detailed affidavit on Kishtwar clashes and the subsequent steps taken by the state government. The Kishtwar violence continued to remain a political flashpoint with noisy protests in Parliament by the Bharatiya Janata Party members. The party was also engaged in a slangin...