India News | Press Trust of India | Monday November 30, 2015
In an embarrassment for the Jammu and Kashmir government, a question in an examination paper of class tenth asked students to name the alliance partner that formed the coalition along with Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the state but did not mention BJP as one of the four options.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday November 30, 2015
Mercury dropped slightly below zero in Srinagar and more in other parts of the Kashmir Valley on Monday even as the minimum overnight temperature in the Jammu and Kashmir capital was recorded at this winter season's lowest.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday November 28, 2015
Srinagar city recorded the season's coldest night so far at minus 0.5 degree as all other places in the Kashmir Valley also recorded minimum temperatures several notches below the freezing point, an official said on Saturday.
Srinagar News | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday November 27, 2015
People in Srinagar today woke up to a sunny morning with no haze in contrast to the past four days of foggy weather coupled with poor visibility, the Met Office said.
Srinagar News | Press Trust of India | Thursday November 26, 2015
In a relief for stranded passengers, air traffic to and fro Srinagar International Airport resumed today after remaining suspended for the last three days due to foggy conditions.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday November 26, 2015
A Special Investigation Team (SIT) of Jammu and Kashmir Police, probing the alleged custodial disappearance of a chemist from Rawalpora 14 years ago, has invoked the charges of abduction, murder and destruction of evidence against an army officer, who is now a brigadier.
Srinagar News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday November 26, 2015
All morning flights to Srinagar were cancelled for the fourth consecutive day due to poor visibility, forcing stranded passengers to return home.
Srinagar News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday November 25, 2015
Air traffic to and fro Srinagar international airport was hit for the third day running today due to foggy weather, stranding hundreds of passengers including tourists.
India News | Written by Sheikh Zaffar Iqbal | Thursday November 26, 2015
Kashmir is witnessing an overwhelming response to the army's recruitment rallies. The recruitment drive is a boon for the Valley's youth who have been brought up under the shadow of militancy, it gives them an opportunity for jobs and a regular life.
Srinagar News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday November 24, 2015
Morning fog today adversely affected life in Srinagar and other places in the Valley, forcing suspension of air traffic.
Srinagar News | Press Trust of India | Monday November 23, 2015
Air traffic was badly affected in Kashmir Valley due to inclement weather today as dense fog forced cancellation of all flights to and fro Srinagar Airport, leaving hundreds of passengers stranded, officials said.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday November 23, 2015
National Conference leader Omar Abdullah today said he would not be surprised if the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) ended its alliance with BJP and formed a government in coalition with Congress and independent legislators in Jammu and Kashmir, but chief minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed's party has ruled it out.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday November 20, 2015
With the US distancing itself on Kashmir issue, former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah today said the absence of a third party does not absolve India of its responsibility to find a solution to the problem.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday November 19, 2015
Pakistan is resorting to cellular interference in some areas of Jammu and Kashmir and operators working in the state have taken up the issue with the Centre, a leading telecom company today said.
India News | Written by Sheikh Zaffar Iqbal | Friday November 20, 2015
1200 pandits returned to different locations in Kashmir five years ago. They were given government jobs. They live in migrant camps - in Budgam, Pulwama, Baramulla and Kupwara - but do not have amenities like ration cards or voter identification cards. Most of them say that they have been let down.
India News | Written by Nazir Masoodi | Thursday November 19, 2015
A day after 38-year-old Colonel Santosh Mahadik died during an encounter with terrorists, a massive cordon and search operation is underway in Hyhama and Manigah area of Kupwara district.
India News | Written by Sheikh Zaffar Iqbal | Wednesday November 18, 2015
In the backdrop of the Paris carnage perpetrated by the ISIS, questions are being asked about the ISIS threat in Kashmir, in view of the increasing instances of ISIS flag waving at downtown Srinagar after Friday prayers.
India News | Reported by Nazir Masoodi | Wednesday November 18, 2015
A Colonel of the Army's elite Para Commando force was killed on Tuesday in a fierce gun battle with terrorists that had been on for a week in the Manigah forest area of border district of Kupwara in north Kashmir.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 17, 2015
The Jammu & Kashmir National Panthers Party (JKNPP) today staged a protest, alleging the Jammu region has been neglected in the Rs 80,000-crore financial package announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his recent visit to the state.
Srinagar News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 17, 2015
In order to create awareness about the advantages of electric mobility, the country's first all-electric car expedition from Kashmir to Kanyakumari was flagged-off Srinagar today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday November 13, 2015
Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed today termed the package of Rs 80,000 crore by Prime Minister Narendra Modi as "wholesome" and something that will take care of equitable development of all the three regions of the state.
India News | Friday November 13, 2015
In June, 18-year-old Adnan Gilkar, a student of electronics engineering in Jammu and Kashmir, killed himself after failing a semester examination. Five months on, it has emerged that it was a mistake and that he had in fact, topped his class.
India News | Written by Nazir Masoodi | Tuesday November 10, 2015
Muzaffar Hussain Baig, a top People's Democratic Party leader, has warned that the Jammu and Kashmir government run by his party in coalition with the BJP is "creating mistrust, alienation and cynicism" in the state. Mr Baig, who was the first to support the PDP's alliance with the BJP, an ideological opposite, told NDTV that he now fears his party...
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday November 9, 2015
The Srinagar-Leh national highway was re-opened for traffic today, four days after the road was closed due to heavy snowfall at Zojila Pass.