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Protests in Kashmir after civilian gets killed (Lead)

Srinagar |Sunday, 2017 3:15:04 PM IST

Protests erupted on Sunday in Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara district against the killing of a civilian driver allegedly by the Army, but the military said the man died in cross-fire between security for

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Kashmir school sacks teachers for 'romance'

Srinagar |Thursday, 2017 2:45:04 PM IST

A private school in Jammu and Kashmir has sacked a teacher couple for their romance, saying it could "adversely affect" the students.

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Kashmir remains cut off from rest of country 3rd day

Srinagar | Wednesday, Dec 13 2017 IST

The Kashmir valley remained cut off from the rest of the country for the third successive day on Wednesday following closure of the 300-km-long Srinagar-Jammu national highway due to landslides, trigg

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Kashmir Valley freezes at sub-zero temperatures

Srinagar |Wednesday, 2017 10:45:04 AM IST

Minimum temperatures throughout the Kashmir Valley and Ladakh region remained below freezing point on Wednesday as the ski resort of Gulmarg recorded the coldest temperature at minus 9.8.

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Avalanche warning issued in north Kashmir's Gurez

Srinagar | Tuesday, Dec 12 2017 IST

In view of the heavy snowfall on upper reaches, the authorities have issued avalanche warning for border town of Gurez, where three soldiers were buried under a snow avalanche while a porter died afte

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Avoid travel on Kashmir highway till it is declared safe, Div Com to passengers

Srinagar | Tuesday, Dec 12 2017 IST

The authorities have advised passengers to avoid undertaking journey on the Srinagar-Jammu national highway till it is declared safe for traffic. The highway, connecting the Kashmir valley with th

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Fire damage electronic, other items in Central University Kashmir

Srinagar | Tuesday, Dec 12 2017 IST

Fire broke out at the Central University of Kashmir (CUK) Nowgam on Tuesday heavily damaging electronic equipment and other items in the Department of Convergent Journalism (DCJ). Meanwhile, a co

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Successful Op 'All Out' curbed terrorism, stone pelting in Kashmir: Spl DG CRPF

Jammu | Tuesday, Dec 12 2017 IST

Asserting that if youth is given positive alternative, they will move into that direction, Special Director General, J&K Zone, CRPF S N Shrivastav on Tuesday said that operation 'All Out ' has helped

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Kashmir highway, Mughal road remain closed due to snowfall

Srinagar | Tuesday, Dec 12 2017 IST

The 300-km-long Srinagar-Jammu national highway, the only road linking the Kashmir valley with the rest of the country, remained closed for the second day on Tuesday due to heavy snowfall. Traffic o

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Dozens of villages in Kashmir cut off due to heavy snowfall

Srinagar | Tuesday, Dec 12 2017 IST

Dozens of far-flung and remote villages, including those near the Line of Control (LoC), were cut off with their district and tehsil headquarters due to heavy snowfall since Monday in Kashmir valley,

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About 130 stranded vehicles allowed to move towards Kashmir

Srinagar | Tuesday, Dec 12 2017 IST

About 130 vehicles, stranded at different places were allowed to move towards Kashmir valley late Tuesday evening, police said. All Kashmir bound vehicles were stopped at Banihal following heavy sn

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3 foreign militants, woman killed in north Kashmir encounter

Srinagar | Monday, Dec 11 2017 IST

Three foreign militants were killed by security forces in an encounter on Monday morning in the frontier district of Kupwara, official sources said. A woman was also killed after she was hit in her

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