Pakistani troops on Wednesday violated ceasefire and opened indiscriminate firing along Line of Control (LOC) in Poonch sector after an infiltration bid was foiled by Indian troops.
More than 22,000 lecturers and teachers are being appointed in Jammu and Kashmir, where two boards have been constituted to review the education policy and check and monitor the fee structure of all private education institutions in the state.
The animal husbandry department of Kashmir has a new problem in its hands. Poultry farmers of neighbouring states arecolouring unwanted male chicks in green, purple and orange and dumping. Not only are they dumping them in the valley but are also selling them to locals, Peerzada Ashiq
The state Congress on Monday welcomed party high command's decision of appointing Ambika Soni as general secretary, in-charge of Jammu and Kashmir.
Srinagar 2013 is not Srinagar 2011. It is a significantly cleaner version. It also has much fewer plastic bags, almost none, compared to 2011.
Hundreds of Kashmiri Pandits, who migrated from the Valley after the 1989 armed rebellion, have converged on Kashmir to be part of the annual festival at Khir Bhawani temple in north-east district of Ganderbal.
Expectations are riding high on Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's visit to Jammu and Kashmir later this month, with mainstream political parties urging the Centre to initiate steps to address the internal and external dimensions of the slow moving peace process.
Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi said Saturday that the elevation of Narendra Modi as the election campaign chief of the BJP did not concern him.
Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi today suggested that any change in the situation in Jammu and Kashmir was not dependent on change of government in Pakistan.
AICC general secretary Rahul Gandhi's visit to Doda and Kishtwar areas has been cancelled following inclement weather conditions in the belt.
An earthquake measuring 2.5 on the Richter scale today hit Bhaderwah town of Doda district in Jammu and Kashmir. The tremor hit the region at around 7:42 AM today, MeT officials said.
All India Congress Committee vice-president Rahul Gandhi, will visit Jammu and Kashmir tomorrow. They said, "Rahul Gandhi during his day-long tour, will visit Udhampur, Doda, Srinagar and Budgam districts."
Madhya Pradesh senior IAS officer T Dharmarao and his wife T Vidya Rao died in road accident in Leh on Thursday morning. Kumadh Singh, wife of Shavinder Singh, CEO, Ujjain Development Authority, was also killed in the mishap.
An earthquake measuring 3.9 on the richter scale on Thursday hit Bhaderwah town of Doda district in Jammu and Kashmir. The tremor hit the city at around 5:06pm on Thursday, meteorological officials said, adding that the epicentre of the quake was in Bhaderwah.
The name of encounter specialist Sub Inspector Shiv Krishen, arrested for alleged terror links, figured in the list of recipients of gallantry awards given by Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah.