Cities | Indo-Asian news service | Thursday January 22, 2015
The strategic Srinagar-Jammu National Highway was closed today due to snowfall in the Batote and Banihal sectors.
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday January 19, 2015
Night temperatures in Kashmir valley and Ladakh region of the Jammu and Kashmir state continued to remain below the freezing point on Monday, Leh town recording the minimum temperature of minus 15.6 degrees Celsius.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Thursday January 15, 2015
To review the ongoing relief and rehabilitation work after last year's devastating floods, Jammu and Kashmir Governor NN Vohra would be visiting Srinagar on January 17.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday January 2, 2015
Leh and Kargil towns in Ladakh region recorded the season's coldest night as the cold wave intensified in Jammu and Kashmir after a slight respite for few days.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday January 2, 2015
Leh recorded the coldest night of the season on Friday as the minimum temperature dropped to minus 17 degrees celsius while overnight temperatures remained below the freezing point in the Valley.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday December 29, 2014
North India today continued to shiver under biting cold with the mercury dipping at several places, including Amritsar which froze at zero degrees Celsius, even as the western city of Nagpur recorded its lowest temperature in 45 year, at 5 degrees Ce...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Saturday December 27, 2014
Famous Dal Lake and other water bodies froze partially as Srinagar city, the summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir, witnessed the coldest night of this winter with mercury plunging to minus 5.6 degrees Celsius.
Cheat Sheet | Reported by Nazir Masoodi; Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Friday December 26, 2014
The BJP is at the centre of hectic negotiations for government formation in Jammu and Kashmir, where its senior leader Ram Madhav held talks with Muzaffar Hussain Baig of the People's Democratic Party or PDP last night and, sources said, could reach ...
Assembly | Reported by Rahul Shrivastava; Edited by Mala Das | Wednesday December 24, 2014
After a nail-biting results day that threw up a hung house, the process of government formation begins in Jammu and Kashmir today. The BJP, which posted its most impressive performance yet in the state to come in a close second to regional party PDP,...
Assembly | Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 23, 2014
Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah today lost from Sonawar Assembly seat of Srinagar district and was trailing from Beerwah in Budgam district by 131 votes.
Assembly | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday December 23, 2014
Counting for all the 87 assembly seats in Jammu and Kashmir began on Tuesday.
India | Written by Maya Mirchandani | Monday December 22, 2014
Three months after the deluge, Kashmir's capital looks possibly worse than it did at the height of the conflict.
Assembly | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday December 23, 2014
A day before the Jammu and Kashmir election result, Chief Minister Omar Abdullah said it was "inconceivable" for his National Conference party to tie up with the BJP, a former ally.
Assembly | Written by Nazir Masoodi | Monday December 22, 2014
There will be no victory rallies in Srinagar after results of the assembly election in Jammu and Kashmir are declared on Tuesday. The winners, however, can celebrate at their respective party headquarters.
India | Nazir Masoodi | Sunday December 21, 2014
The 40-day-long Chillai-Kalan or great chill season of Jammu and Kashmir began today.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday December 21, 2014
Rain and snowfall are expected in the Kashmir Valley during the next two days, the weather office said today.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday December 20, 2014
The mercury dipped further in Srinagar, the summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir, to record the season's lowest temperature on the eve of 'Chillai-Kalan'- the 40-day harshest winter period.
Assembly | Written by Nazir Masoodi | Friday December 19, 2014
The only international cricket stadium in Jammu and Kashmir has faced a political onslaught during campaigning for the ongoing five-phase elections in the state.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday December 15, 2014
Leh in frontier region of Ladakh was the coldest place in Jammu and Kashmir on Monday when the night temperature at most places, including the summer capital of Srinagar, dropped by 1-4 degrees.
Assembly | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi (With PTI inputs) | Monday December 15, 2014
Defying separatists' boycott call and chilly weather, voters came out in good numbers on Sunday to record a 49 per cent turnout in the fourth and penultimate phase of Jammu and Kashmir Assembly elections where polling took place in 18 seats. In Jhark...
Cheat Sheet | Reported by Nazir Masoodi, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Monday December 15, 2014
Srinagar made a departure from its usual poll boycott this year with 28% voting - a 25-year record - in the penultimate phase of assembly elections in Jammu and Kashmir. The state recorded 49% polling - up by nearly 4% from the 2008 figure of 45.7%. ...
Assembly | Reported by Zafar Iqbal, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Sunday December 14, 2014
Hina Bhat, the BJP candidate for Srinagar's Amira Kadal constituency, slapped a polling officer during the fourth phase of assembly elections in the state today, a police officer has told NDTV. The incident took place at a booth in Chan Pora on the o...
Cheat Sheet | Reported by Nazir Masoodi, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Sunday December 14, 2014
An unprecedented number of first-time voters turned up at the polling booths of Srinagar, which is voting in the penultimate phase of assembly elections today. All eight constituencies of Srinagar are going to polls and over 18% polling was recorded ...
Assembly | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday December 14, 2014
Polling picked up in Srinagar and elsewhere in the Kashmir Valley on Sunday as the day warmed up, with a weak winter sun struggling hard to break through the clouds.