Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Saturday October 3, 2015
A couple travelling to Srinagar were apprehended at the Indira Gandhi International Airport (IGIA) in New Delhi today for allegedly carrying a live bullet in their baggage.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday September 28, 2015
Internet services were fully restored today in Jammu and Kashmir, three days after the government terminated data services fearing trouble during the festival of Eid-ul-Azha. Though landline broadband services resumed at 8 PM yesterday, mobile data services were restored at 10 AM this morning.
NDTV | Thursday September 24, 2015
HCC added that highway NH 1A is a major road connecting Srinagar with the rest of the country.
India News | Written by Nazir Masoodi | Tuesday September 22, 2015
Two senior officials of Jammu and Kashmir -- former Additional Advocate General Vishal Sharma and the Deputy Advocate General Parimoksh Seth -- have been sacked for their role in the controversial beef ban case.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 22, 2015
The Jammu Srinagar National Highway was today closed for vehicular traffic following massive landslides triggered by heavy rainfall which lashed the state in the past 24 hours.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday September 21, 2015
With the number of tourists coming to the state falling below expectations, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister, Mufti Mohammad Sayeed, has called upon the national media to change the negative perception that has plagued the state.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday September 17, 2015
Blaming the Prime Minister Narendra Modi led National Democratic Alliance government for not having a policy towards Pakistan, the Congress party today said that it had led to Kashmiri youth taking to terrorism and continued Pak shelling on the border.
India News | Written by Nazir Masoodi | Wednesday September 16, 2015
The Jammu and Kashmir high court has issued notice to the Mufti Mohammad Sayeed government on the beef ban and slaughter of bovine animals in the state. The court was hearing a writ petition challenging the constitutional validity of the ban, and has asked the state to file its response within one week.
India News | Written by Sheikh Zaffar Iqbal | Monday September 14, 2015
It was the most high profile public event in Kashmir in the memory. The first Kashmir half-marathon in Srinagar drew thousands, mostly students from across the Valley and professional athletes from the rest of the country and abroad.
India News | Reported by Sheikh Zaffar Iqbal, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Sunday September 13, 2015
The award ceremony of the first-ever international half-marathon held in Srinagar was marred by protests this morning.
India News | Written by Nazir Masoodi | Saturday September 12, 2015
Curfew-like restrictions have been imposed in downtown Srinagar to prevent protests in the wake of a call for a strike by separatists against the ban on selling beef in Jammu and Kashmir.
India News | Written by Sheikh Zaffar Iqbal | Saturday September 12, 2015
Excitement level is peaking in Srinagar as there are less than 48 hours to go for the first international half marathon, aimed to promote a happy and healthy lifestyle in Jammu and Kashmir. Runners can be seen in the mornings, preparing for the marathon that will be held on Sunday along the banks of the iconic Dal Lake.
Srinagar News | Written by Sheikh Zaffar Iqbal, Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Monday September 7, 2015
Last years foods washed away Hilal Ahmad's wedding. But now, he is set to get married to the same girl.
India News | Written by Nazir Masoodi | Sunday September 6, 2015
Junaid Ahmad Dar, 13, had found a new toy in his neighbourhood last week. It had a clock in it, he had told his mother. But as he tried to hang it on his bedroom wall, it blew up, killing him and injuring his mother Dilsida Begum.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday September 3, 2015
Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Farooq Abdullah has landed in a controversy after he recently applied for LPG subsidy - months after Prime Minister Narendra Modi had called upon the affluent to give up the subsidy so the needy could be served better.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 29, 2015
At least 12 Army soldiers were injured, seven of them critically, in an "accidental" explosion at an Army camp in south Kashmir's Pulwama district today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 25, 2015
The teachers' body in Srinagar today demanded that the government improve the quality of education in Jammu and Kashmir taking a cue from the Allahabad High Court's order directing the government employees to send their children to state-run primary schools.
India News | NDTV.com | Sunday August 23, 2015
There were massive protests outside Kashmiri separatist Syed Ali Shah Geelani's residence in Srinagar this morning after the police refused to allow his party, the Tehreek-e-Hurriyat,to hold a seminar.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday August 21, 2015
The Jammu and Kashmir High Court today quashed the detention of hardline separatist Masarat Alam under the Public Safety Act (PSA).
India News | Reported by Nidhi Razdan, Nazir Masoodi | Thursday August 20, 2015
The confusion that impelled the house arrest and then the release, two hours later, of Kashmiri separatists in Srinagar is matched by an equally befuddling explanation of just who called the shots.
India News | Written by Sandeep Phukan | Thursday August 20, 2015
Worried by the repeated display of Islamic State or ISIS flags at different protests in Srinagar, the Narendra Modi government is now turning to sports to keep young men away from radical elements.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 16, 2015
National carrier Air India plans to operate 230 special Haj flights to Jeddah from seven cities - Delhi, Srinagar, Mumbai, Kochi, Hyderabad, Panaji and Nagpur this year.
India News | Written by Nazir Masoodi | Saturday August 15, 2015
For the last four months Hawaldar Ajay Kumar has not taken a single day's leave. He is pssted with the 110 battalion of the CRPF in Pulwama district of South Kashmir where security forces fought two major gun-battles with terrorists in the last one week alone.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday August 14, 2015
Extraordinary security arrangements were put in place today on the eve of the country's Independence Day and in the aftermath of terror attacks in Jammu and Kashmir.