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Chill continued in Kashmir; Kargil freezes at minus 20 degree

Srinagar | Sunday, Jan 21 2018 IST

Despite some improvement, chilly weather conditions continued as night temperature remained below freezing point in Kashmir valley though maximum temperature remained above normal due to sunshine. Mea

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4-yr-old girl killed in road accident in Kashmir

Srinagar | Sunday, Jan 21 2018 IST

A four-year-old girl was killed in a road accident in south Kashmir district of Pulwama, official sources said here on Sunday evening. They said a speeding tractor hit and critically injured a minor g

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Kashmir highway through for traffic; Mughal, Leh, Gurez roads closed

Srinagar | Sunday, Jan 21 2018 IST

Two-way light vehicular traffic continued on the Srinagar-Jammu national highway, connecting Kashmir with rest of the country, though heavy vehicles will ply only from one-way. Hundreds of vehicles,

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'Transgenders have been marginalised in Kashmir'

Srinagar |Sunday, 2018 11:45:04 AM IST

A recent book looks at the suffering of Kashmir's transgender community by studying the lives of 24 "hijras", with the author contending that very few people are interested in knowing about them, resu

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25 students from Kashmir selected for various courses by Aryan Group

Srinagar | Saturday, Jan 20 2018 IST

As many as 25 students of Jammu and Kashmir have been selected for various courses by the Aryan Group of Colleges, Chandigarh here on Saturday. An official of the Aryan Group said that 25 meritorious

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DSEK orders posting of 117 headmasters in Kashmir

Srinagar | Saturday, Jan 20 2018 IST

To ensure smooth functioning of the educational institutions in Kashmir valley, Director School Education Kashmir (DSEK) Dr G N Itoo on Saturday ordered posting of 117 headmasters. The Direc

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Weather woes to continue in Kashmir

Srinagar | Saturday, Jan 20 2018 IST

Weather woes will continue as night chill intensified though the day temperature was above normal in the Kashmir valley, while a fresh Western Disturbance (WD) is likely to cause isolated rain in the

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Santosh Trophy: Jammu & Kashmir, Punjab, Tamil Nadu clinch wins

New Delhi |Saturday, 2018 9:45:39 PM IST

Jammu & Kashmir, Punjab and Tamil Nadu football teams clinched victory against their respective opponents in the Santosh Trophy qualifiers contest on Saturday.

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Fresh landslides disrupt traffic on Kashmir highway

Srinagar | Saturday, Jan 20 2018 IST

Fresh overnight landslides disrupted traffic on the national highway, connecting Kashmir valley with the rest of the country on Saturday morning while there is no possibility of reopening of Srinagar-

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Body of youth recovered under mysterious circumstances in Kashmir

Anantnag | Friday, Jan 19 2018 IST

Panic gripped in Bijbehara area in this south Kashmir district when a body was found early Friday morning, official sources said. They said that a body was found in Bijbehara by some people in an unde

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Kashmir reels under 'Chillai Kalan', Kargil at minus 20

Srinagar |Friday, 2018 10:45:04 AM IST

Minimum temperatures throughout the Kashmir Valley and Ladakh region dropped several notches below the freezing point on Friday. The Met said the cold wave will continue till Sunday.

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4 policemen injured in militant grenade attack in Kashmir

Srinagar | Friday, Jan 19 2018 IST

Four personnel of Jammu and Kashmir police were injured when militants hurled a hand grenade near a police station in Pulwama Friday afternoon, a police spokesman said. He said militants hurled a hand

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