Many people belonging to the low-income group on Saturday staged a protest demanding the revocation of the direct benefit transfer (DBT) scheme for cooking gas cylinders, saying the scheme will hurt their pocket.
Famous Dal Lake and other water bodies froze partially as Srinagar city, the summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir, witnessed the coldest night of this winter with mercury plunging to minus 5.6 degrees Celsius.
Dense fog disrupted air and rail traffic on Friday. Jammu railway station superintendent (SP) Ashwini Kumar said all trains were delayed due to low visibility.
An ambitious project to provide digital land titling guarantee to the people has been launched with the first step of putting out a request for proposal (RFP) in the public domain.
The Jammu and Kashmir State Pollution Control Board (PCB) on Friday launched Online Consent Management and Monitoring System (OCMMS), a web-based application for industries to obtain consent from the board, here.
State president of the Congress, Saifuddin Soz on Thursday said his party will like to see a government headed by PDP patron Mufti Mohammad Sayeed.
Jammu and Kashmir governor and chairman of Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine Board NN Vohra reviewed the implementation of various ongoing development projects of the board while chairing a meeting at Raj Bhavan on Thursday.
Border Security Force (BSF) troops have seized approximately three kilograms of heroin after conducting an extensive search in BOP Kharkola area, close to the international border in the RS Pura sector of Jammu.
The separatist leader Yasin Malik continued with his hunger strike in Srinagar, against what he alleged police highhandedness.
A fortnight-long mystery behind the acid attack on a law student in the Nowhsehra area of the city ended on Thursday with the arrest of two youths, including a spurned suitor of the victim.
Amidst the deadlock over the government formation in Jammu and Kashmir, senior BJP leader Ram Madhav on Thursday said the saffron party is working to provide a stable government to the people of the state.
Asserting that it has several options, the BJP on Thursday said it will play a "crucial" role whoever forms the government in Jammu and Kashmir.
Governor N N Vohra has endorsed the proposal of appointment of Justice N N Paul Vasanthakumar as the next Chief Justice of Jammu and Kashmir High Court.
People's Democratic Party (PDP) patron Mufti Mohammad Sayeed on Wednesday hailed the Centre's decision to confer Bharat Ratna on former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee.
Christmas celebrations in Jammu and Kashmir might miss snowfall this season as the Met Office Wednesday forecast dry weather during the next 24 hours.