Srinagar

Srinagar

  • Feb 19, 2014 14:07 IST

    Separatists protest in Srinagar over 'judicial double standards'

    Separatist activists of the Hurriyat group headed by Mirwaiz Umar Farooq Wednesday staged a protest here alleging the "double standards of Indian judicial system".

  •  trucks lined up on the border
    Feb 12, 2014 22:25 IST

    Indian trucks detained in PoK for 3 weeks return

    After being detained for more than three weeks in Pakistan-occupied-Kashmir, 27 Indian trucks returned on Wednesday evening to north Kashmir as India and Pakisatn agreed to end the stand-off which began after the arrest of a PoK driver on January 17.

  • Mehbooba Mufti
    Feb 04, 2014 18:50 IST

    Polls near, PDP says it's willing to work with BJP

    Stopping short of announcing an alliance with the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), People's Democratic Party (PDP) president Mehbooba Mufti has said that her party was willing to work with the saffron party "for the sake of the state".

  • Kafeel Ahmed
    Jan 07, 2014 11:54 IST

    Cop killed, 3 others injured in Kashmir gunfight

    Assistant sub-inspector of police Kafeel Ahmad was killed and three policemen injured in a gunfight with militants in North Kashmir town of Sopore, about 50 km from Jammu and Kashmir capital Srinagar.

  • Dec 25, 2013 20:19 IST

    No snowfall leads to improved weather conditions

    Weather improved in the Kashmir Valley on Wednesday after three days as there was no rain and snowfall even as the night temperature stayed below the freezing point in most parts of the region.

  • A soldier takes position near a damaged army vehicle
    Dec 03, 2013 10:55 IST

    3 militants killed, 2 soldiers injured in Kashmir gunbattle

    All three Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) militants holed up inside a two-storey concrete house in north Kashmir were killed on Tuesday morning when the security forces stormed the house after blasting it.

  • JKLF
    Dec 02, 2013 22:21 IST

    Yasin Malik, family thrown out of hotel in Delhi: JKLF

    Separatist JKLF on Monday alleged its chairman Mohammad Yasin Malik and his family were forced to spend several hours on road in Delhi after they were forced to leave the hotel booked by them.

  • A soldier takes position near a damaged army vehicle
    Dec 02, 2013 14:46 IST

    SHO killed, 2 cops hurt in Kashmir militant attack

    A police officer was killed and two of his junior colleagues injured in a militant attack on Monday at Chadoora village in Budgam district of Central Kashmir.

  • Nov 30, 2013 20:19 ISTEntrance exam scam

    Former BOPEE chief sold question papers for Rs 60 lakh: crime branch

    Former head of Board of Professional Entrance Examinations (BOPEE) Mushtaq Ahmad Peer had taken s 60 lakh from a broker to leak question papers a day ahead of the scheduled examination.

  • Dec 01, 2013 18:42 IST

    Omar seeks better wages for Kashmiri artisans

    Poor wages received by Kashmiri artisans, which are forcing many to give up the trade, figured in the speech of chief minister Omar Abdullah on Sunday, as he asked big manufacturers to ensure that enough money flows into these "magical hands".

  • Dec 01, 2013 19:13 IST

    Leh records season's lowest night temp in J&K

    Leh, in Ladakh region of the state, witnessed the coldest night of the season so far with the mercury plummeting to minus 12.6° Celsius as the cold wave continues to grip the Valley as most parts registered sub-zero temperatures on Sunday.

  • Nov 30, 2013 18:38 IST

    Will not stop Modi from political activities in J&K: Omar

    Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Omar Abdullah on Saturday said there was no question of stopping Bharatiya Janata Party's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi from holding a rally in Srinagar if he desires so.

  • Nov 30, 2013 18:21 IST

    Govt focused on improvement of artisans' lot: Omar

    Mentioning the significance of handicrafts in the state's economy, chief minister Omar Abdullah on Saturday said natural beauty and artisans' magical skills have mesmerised the world for ages.

  • Nov 30, 2013 15:52 IST

    'CRPF fully alert to counter threat of militants'

    CRPF, which is assisting Jammu and Kashmir police in handling law and order situation, today expressed apprehensions about increase in the militant attacks on security forces in the coming months but said it is fully alert to counter the threat.

  • Chief minister of Jammu and Kashmir Omar Abdullah
    Nov 30, 2013 15:34 ISTAhead of Modi's rally

    No stoppage of political activity, says Omar

    Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Omar Abdullah on Saturday rejected Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi's allegation that the ruling National Conference-Congress combine in the state is trying to reduce his and the BJP's impact in the state.