J&K lieutenant governor Manoj Sinha inaugurates Khelo India Winter Games

Srinagar, Feb. 22 -- J&K lieutenant governor Manoj Sinha on Wednesday inaugurated the snow sports event of 4th Khelo India Winter Games at the world-famous ski resort, Gulmarg. Union minister of state... Read More

After days of rains and snow, weather improves in Kashmir

Srinagar, Feb. 22 -- The weather improved across Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday after three days of incessant rains and snowfall. While Srinagar-Jammu National Highway was partially restored for a cou... Read More

NIA court declares JeM commander Ashiq Nengroo proclaimed offender

Srinagar, Feb. 22 -- The National Investigation Agency (NIA) court in Pulwama has declared Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) commander Ashiq Ahmed Nengroo as a proclaimed offender. Last year the authorities had... Read More

Mehbooba reminds Sinha of inquiry into 'Poonch custodial killings'

Srinagar, Feb. 21 -- Peoples Democratic Party president Mehbooba Mufti has reminded lieutenant governor Manoj Sinha about inquiry promised by the Centre to families of the victims of "custodial killin... Read More

Security forces on their toes in Kashmir ahead of PM Narendra Modi's Jammu visit

Srinagar, Feb. 19 -- Ahead of Prime Minister (PM) Narendra Modi's visit to Jammu on Tuesday, the security has been tightened across the Kashmir valley. While the patrolling and checking of vehicles b... Read More

Brace up for fresh spell of rain, snowfall across Jammu and Kashmir

Srinagar, Feb. 18 -- Meteorological office has predicted heavy to moderate snowfall in next couple of days due to the prevalence of strong Western Disturbance in the Valley. MeT office in its daily b... Read More

Fire breaks out at Srinagar's MLA hostel

Srinagar, Feb. 17 -- A fire broke out at the member of legislative assembly hostel in Srinagar on Friday. No casualty was reported in the incident. Officials confirmed that the fire began in the resi... Read More

With showers on cards from Feb 17, IMD tells Jammu and Kashmir farmers to put off spraying orchards

Srinagar, Feb. 16 -- With showers on the cards between February 17 to 21, Indian Meteorological Department officials on Thursday issued an advisory to farmers asking them to put off spraying fertilise... Read More

Srinagar-Leh national highway opened after 2 weeks

Srinagar, Feb. 13 -- The Srinagar-Leh highway has been opened for traffic after closure of around two weeks, officials said on Tuesday. The strategic highway generally remains closed at its highest Zo... Read More

Man held for extortion in Kupwara

Srinagar, Feb. 12 -- Jammu and Kashmir Police have arrested a person for online extortion in north Kashmir's Kupwara district, officials said on Monday. They said that in response to a written compla... Read More