Shia Muslims in Kashmir mourn death of Iranian President Raisi

Srinagar, May 21 -- Shia Muslim from different parts of Valleyon Monday assembled near Clock Tower in city centre Lal Chowk and held a candlelight vigil, mourning the death of Iranian president Ebrahi... Read More

At 35.7%, Srinagar sees highest turnout in LS polls in 2 decades

Srinagar, May 13 -- A 36 percent voter turnout was recorded in the Srinagar Lok Sabha constituency on Monday, May 13, which is second higher overall turnout for the seat in Jammu and Kashmir since 198... Read More

1st batch of 642 Haj pilgrims leave for Saudi Arabia from Srinagar

Srinagar, May 9 -- The first batch of 642 pilgrims left for Mecca to perform the Haj on Thursday. The pilgrims gathered at the Haj house, Srinagar, marking the beginning of their sacred journey toward... Read More

NC's Ruhullah Mehdi files nomination from Srinagar LS seat

Srinagar, April 25 -- National Conference (NC) leader Aga Syed Ruhullah Mehdi filed nomination papers for Srinagar Lok Sabha Constituency before Deputy Commissioner Srinagar Bilal Mohi-ud-Din Bhat, wh... Read More

Srinagar: District Election Officer organizes 'Nukad Natak' under SVEEP

Srinagar, April 13 -- A street play was organized by District Election Officer Srinagar under the banner of SVEEP (Systematic Voters' Education and Electoral Participation), aimed to educate first-tim... Read More

In pics: Shoppers throng Kashmir markets ahead of Eid Al-Fitr

Srinagar, April 9 -- With the holy month of Ramadan coming to an end, the streets of the Kashmir valley were bustling with activity on Tuesday as residents were preparing for the upcoming Eid Al-Fitr ... Read More

Kashmir: Hundereds undergo leech therapy on Navroz to treat ailments

Srinagar, March 22 -- Every year on Navroz (the Parsi New Year) thousands of people from different parts of Kashmir undergo leech therapy, a traditional treatment which is effective for many long-term... Read More

NZ skier's venture to address lack of quality equipment in Gulmarg

Baramulla, March 20 -- Tucked within the Pir Panjal mountain range of the Himalayas, Gulmarg is a coveted winter haven, captivating adventurers with its breathtaking landscapes and premier skiing slop... Read More

Mirwaiz urges authorities to release Kashmiri political prisoners

Srinagar, March 15 -- The Hurriyat Conference chairman Mirwaiz Umer Farooq has appealed to the authorities to release the political prisoners, who have been languishing in jails outside Kashmir, espec... Read More

In pics: Local markets decked up in Kashmir as Ramzan begins

Srinagar, March 11 -- The people of Kashmir are busy shopping for different items in local markets as the holy month ofRamadanis coming for the faithful with all its blessings and bounties. In Srinag... Read More