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Heavy snowfall in Kashmir blocks highways

Heavy snowfall in Kashmir blocks highways

🕔12:13, 13.Dec 2019

Srinagar, Dec 13  The Kashmir Valley woke up to a white carpet of snow on Friday as it received the third snowfall this season, causing blockade of highways and affecting commuting for the locals. While the plains of Jammu and

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Govt ropes in MEP delegation to counter Pak propaganda

Govt ropes in MEP delegation to counter Pak propaganda

🕔20:45, 28.Oct 2019

New Delhi/Srinagar, Oct 28  The Modi government has deliberately roped in members of the European Parliament (MEP) to apprise them of Pakistan’s double standards in Jammu and Kashmir, with the emphasis being on their death by a thousand cuts strategy

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Curbs, communication clampdown being lifted in Kashmir

Curbs, communication clampdown being lifted in Kashmir

🕔20:00, 17.Aug 2019

Srinagar, Aug 17 Against the forecast of a doomsday scenario, government agencies have succeeded in preventing any loss of life during the 12-day clampdown in the Kashmir Valley and have started easing restrictions stepwise, officials said. Against the widespread rumours and

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Restrictions imposed across Kashmir Valley

Restrictions imposed across Kashmir Valley

🕔06:57, 5.Aug 2019

Srinagar, Aug 5 Restrictions have been imposed across the Kashmir Valley from early Monday, it was announced here. “Government has imposed restrictions under section 144 CrPC in District Srinagar with effect from 1200 Hrs on 5th August 2019 which shall remain

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Over 1,000 tankers with petroleum products reach Kashmir Valley

Over 1,000 tankers with petroleum products reach Kashmir Valley

🕔11:35, 11.Mar 2019

Jammu, March 11  Over 1,000 tankers carrying petroleum products has reached the Kashmir Valley as vehicles carrying essential supplies were allowed to ply on the Jammu-Srinagar highway, a traffic department official said on Sunday. The official said vehicles will be

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Separatist shutdown paralyses life in Kashmir Valley

Separatist shutdown paralyses life in Kashmir Valley

🕔16:20, 9.Feb 2019

Srinagar, Feb 9 A separatist-called shutdown on Saturday in the Kashmir Valley to mark the sixth death anniversary of Parliament-attack mastermind Afzal Guru, has paralysed life across the region. Afzal Guru was executed in Delhi’s Tihar Jail on this day in

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Fresh snowfall in Kashmir Valley

Fresh snowfall in Kashmir Valley

🕔10:46, 11.Jan 2019

Srinagar, Jan 11 Fresh snowfall occurred in the Kashmir Valley on Friday as the weather office said that inclement weather would continue in the state till Sunday. “Light snowfall in the plains and moderate to heavy in the higher reaches

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Severe cold wave in Kashmir Valley, Ladakh

Severe cold wave in Kashmir Valley, Ladakh

🕔10:23, 7.Jan 2019

Srinagar, Jan 7  A severe cold wave tightened its grip over the Kashmir Valley and the Ladakh region on Monday as temperatures dropped several notches below the freezing point. At minus 24.8 degrees Celsius, Drass town was the coldest in

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Rain, snow likely in J&K

Rain, snow likely in J&K

🕔09:34, 1.Jan 2019

Srinagar, Jan 1  The cold wave continued in Kashmir Valley and Ladakh region on Tuesday as the weather office forecast light rain and snow during the next 24 hours. The Met department officials said there is a likelihood of light

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Minimum temperatures below freezing point in kashmir Valley

Minimum temperatures below freezing point in kashmir Valley

🕔10:18, 30.Nov 2018

Srinagar, Nov 30  The minimum temperatures remained below freezing point in the Kashmir Valley on Friday as an unabated cold wave continued in the Ladakh region, the weather office said. “Same weather conditions are likely to continue for another five

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Amarnath Yatra resumes, 454 pilgrims leave for Kashmir Valley

Amarnath Yatra resumes, 454 pilgrims leave for Kashmir Valley

🕔10:03, 7.Aug 2018

Jammu, Aug 7  A small batch of 454 pilgrims on Tuesday left Jammu for the Kashmir Valley as the annual Amarnath Yatra resumed after remaining suspended for two days, officials said. Police said the yatris left Bhagwati Nagar Yatri Niwas

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Separatist called shutdown affects life in J&K

Separatist called shutdown affects life in J&K

🕔13:09, 7.Jul 2018

Srinagar, July 7  Life across the Kashmir Valley was adversely affected on Saturday by a protest shutdown called by the separatists against shifting of Asiya Andrabi, chief of a separatist women group to Delhi. Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) headed by

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Life derailed in Kashmir Valley

Life derailed in Kashmir Valley

🕔12:49, 4.Apr 2018

Srinagar, April 4  Normal life was derailed in the Kashmir Valley on Wednesday as separatists announced a protest march to Shopian town in solidarity with civilians killed in fighting between militants and security forces. As train services remained suspended for

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‘Chillai Kalan’ begins in Kashmir Valley

‘Chillai Kalan’ begins in Kashmir Valley

🕔09:57, 21.Dec 2017

Srinagar, Dec 21  The traditional 40-day long period of harsh winter known as the ‘Chillai Kalan’ began in the Kashmir Valley on Thursday. The period known for sub-zero temperatures, frozen lakes and rivers however, started on a gentler note, according

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Fresh snowfall disrupts life in Kashmir Valley

Fresh snowfall disrupts life in Kashmir Valley

🕔11:07, 18.Jan 2017

Srinagar, Jan 18  After nightlong intermittent snowfall, the Kashmir Valley on Wednesday remained cut off from the rest of the country as road, rail and air traffic got disrupted.Strategic Srinagar-Jammu national highway has been closed due to heavy snowfall in

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Shutdown, restrictions for 63rd day in Kashmir Valley

Shutdown, restrictions for 63rd day in Kashmir Valley

🕔11:49, 9.Sep 2016

Srinagar, Sep 9  Authorities imposed curfew-like restrictions in Srinagar and other parts of Kashmir Valley to prevent post Friday prayer protests as normal life remains affected for the 63rd consecutive day, officials said.According to officials, there was no curfew anywhere

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Kashmir Valley shut for 62nd consecutive day

Kashmir Valley shut for 62nd consecutive day

🕔10:52, 8.Sep 2016

Srinagar, Sep 8  Authorities made heavy deployment of security forces in Srinagar and other areas of the Kashmir Valley on Thursday as life remained paralysed for the 62nd consecutive day, officials said.A senior police officer said deployment of security forces

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Mobile internet services restored in Kashmir Valley

Mobile internet services restored in Kashmir Valley

🕔10:37, 18.Apr 2016

Srinagar, April 18  Mobile internet services were restored across the Kashmir Valley on Monday after the minor girl told the chief judicial magistrate (CJM) that she was not molested by any army soldier.Internet services from various service providers were suspended

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Centre sends disaster response teams to Kashmir

Centre sends disaster response teams to Kashmir

🕔14:27, 30.Mar 2015

New Delhi, March 30  The central government has sent two teams of the National Disaster Response Force to the flood ravaged Kashmir Valley, an official communique said on Monday. Following incessant rainfall over the past four days, floods ravaged the

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Heavy snowfall in Kashmir

Heavy snowfall in Kashmir

🕔13:38, 2.Mar 2015

Srinagar, March 2  The Kashmir Valley witnessed heavy snowfall on Monday, disrupting surface and air traffic and the Met office has forecast more rain and snowfall till Tuesday. “Due to the Western Disturbances active over Jammu and Kashmir, weather conditions

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