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Delimitation has started, elections soon in J&K: Amit Shah

Delimitation has started, elections soon in J&K: Amit Shah

🕔17:52, 22.Jan 2022

Delhi, Jan 22 (IANS) Union Home Minister Amit Shah said on Saturday that elections will soon be held in J&K since the delimitation process has already started. Speaking at the virtual launch of the district good governance index in Jammu and

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4.0-magnitude quakes jolts J&K

4.0-magnitude quakes jolts J&K

🕔11:26, 22.Jan 2022

Jammu, Jan 22 (IANS) An earthquake measuring 4.0 on the Richter scale struck Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday, with no immediate reports of any casualties or damage to property. A disaster management official said the temblor occurred at 2.53 a.m., and

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Amit Shah to release J&K good governance index on Saturday

Amit Shah to release J&K good governance index on Saturday

🕔20:26, 21.Jan 2022

Jammu, Jan 21 (IANS) The good governance index for 20 districts of Jammu and Kashmir will be released on Saturday by Union Home Minister Amit Shah, making J&K the first Union Territory to have an index of this kind in the

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Rain, snow likely in J&K on January 22, 23

Rain, snow likely in J&K on January 22, 23

🕔11:37, 21.Jan 2022

Srinagar, Jan 21 (IANS) Cloudy weather with isolated rain/snow occurred in J&K and Ladakh on Friday as the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) forecast widespread rain/snow during January 22 and 23 with likelihood of disruption in surface and air transport. A statement

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Medium intensity earthquake hits J&K

Medium intensity earthquake hits J&K

🕔06:54, 15.Jan 2022

Srinagar, Jan 15 (IANS) A medium intensity earthquake measuring 5.3 on the Richter scale hit Jammu and Kashmir on Friday although there was no immediate report of casualty or damage to property. Officials of the disaster management authority said, “A medium

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Night temp drops notches below freezing point in J&K, Ladakh

Night temp drops notches below freezing point in J&K, Ladakh

🕔10:54, 12.Jan 2022

Srinagar, Jan 12 (IANS) Night temperature dropped several notches below freezing point in J&K and Ladakh on Wednesday due to clear night sky even as the India Meteorological department (IMD) forecast further drop in minimum temperature in the coming days. “Minimum

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Kashmir, Ladakh on way to remain connected; Sgr-Leh highway open in Jan for first time in 70 years

Kashmir, Ladakh on way to remain connected; Sgr-Leh highway open in Jan for first time in 70 years

🕔10:44, 7.Jan 2022

Srinagar/New Delhi, Jan 7 (IANS) In the past two years, Jammu and Kashmir has witnessed unprecedented development in every sector, including roads and highways. The Srinagar-Leh National Highway, which used to remain closed for vehicular traffic from November to April every

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Snowfall in Kashmir, rain in Jammu division

Snowfall in Kashmir, rain in Jammu division

🕔10:55, 4.Jan 2022

Srinagar, Jan 4 (IANS) Light to moderate snowfall occurred in Kashmir on Tuesday while rain lashed the Jammu division as the weather office forecast inclement weather in J&K and Ladakh till January 9. “We have already issued an advisory about moderate

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Minimum temperature improves in J&K, Ladakh

Minimum temperature improves in J&K, Ladakh

🕔10:36, 2.Jan 2022

Srinagar, Jan 2 (IANS) Overnight cloud cover has increased the minimum temperature throughout Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh on Sunday as the weather office has predicted another spell of rain/snow between January 5 and 6, a Met Department official said. On

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Moderate intensity earthquake jolts Kashmir

Moderate intensity earthquake jolts Kashmir

🕔10:14, 2.Jan 2022

Srinagar, Jan 2 (IANS) A moderate intensity earthquake jolted Kashmir on Saturday although no report of any casualty or damage to property has been received from anywhere so far. An official of the Disaster Management Department said: “A moderate intensity earthquake

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Minimum temperature above freezing point in Srinagar

Minimum temperature above freezing point in Srinagar

🕔12:38, 25.Dec 2021

Srinagar, Dec 25 (IANS) The minimum temperature in Srinagar remained above the freezing point on Saturday as the weather office has forecast moderate to heavy rain/snow between December 26 and 28 in Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh. An official of the

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Kashmir braces up for 40-day long ‘Chillai Kalan’

Kashmir braces up for 40-day long ‘Chillai Kalan’

🕔11:46, 20.Dec 2021

Srinagar, Dec 20 (IANS) As the 40-day long period of harsh winter known locally as the ‘Chillai Kalan’ starts on December 21, frozen water pipes, hanging icicles and bone chilling cold on Monday cautioned Kashmiris to brace for colder weather ahead.

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J&K to buy 200 MW solar power for next 25 years

J&K to buy 200 MW solar power for next 25 years

🕔05:20, 18.Dec 2021

Jammu, Dec 18 (IANS) The J&K Administrative Council, which met under the chairmanship of Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha on Friday, approved the purchase of 200 MW solar power through the Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) to meet the growing power

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White Christmas likely in Kashmir, Ladakh this year

White Christmas likely in Kashmir, Ladakh this year

🕔11:25, 17.Dec 2021

Srinagar, Dec 17 (IANS) Intense cold wave continued in Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh on Friday even as the weather office forecast moderate to heavy rain/snow between December 23 to December 25. Sonam Lotus, director of the Meteorological Department (MeT) told

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Icy winds lash plains in J&K, Ladakh

Icy winds lash plains in J&K, Ladakh

🕔11:38, 8.Dec 2021

Srinagar, Dec 8 (IANS) Cold wave continued across Jammu & Kashmir and Ladakh on Wednesday as icy winds from snow-clad mountains lashed the plains in the two union territories. An official of the Meteorological Department (MeT) said the minimum temperature remained

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Jammu gets state-of-the-art Doppler Weather Radar

Jammu gets state-of-the-art Doppler Weather Radar

🕔07:24, 6.Sep 2021

New Delhi/Jammu, Sep 6 (IANS) An X-Band Doppler weather radar, which will help in providing nowcast (very short range forecast up to 3 hours) for all types of severe weather events affecting the region, especially thunderstorms, lightning, squall, heavy rain, and

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PRESIDENT OF INDIA GRACES THE 19TH ANNUAL CONVOCATION OF UNIVERSITY OF KASHMIR

PRESIDENT OF INDIA GRACES THE 19TH ANNUAL CONVOCATION OF UNIVERSITY OF KASHMIR

🕔14:23, 27.Jul 2021

The President of India, Ram Nath Kovind urged upon the younger generation of Kashmir to learn from their rich legacy. He said that they have every reason to know that Kashmir has always been a beacon of hope for the

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Rain, snow lash valley, Ladakh; improvement likely from Monday

Rain, snow lash valley, Ladakh; improvement likely from Monday

🕔10:00, 17.Apr 2021

Srinagar, April 17 Moderate rain lashed the plains and light snowfall occurred on the hills of Kashmir and Ladakh on Saturday as the meteorological (MET) department forecast improvement in weather from Monday onwards. “Moderate rain occurred in the plains and light

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Envoys of 24 countries visiting Jammu & Kashmir

Envoys of 24 countries visiting Jammu & Kashmir

🕔11:50, 17.Feb 2021

New Delhi, Feb 17 Envoys of at least 24 countries are visiting Jammu & Kashmir on Wednesday to assess the security situation and developments since the nullification of Article 370 on August 5, 2019. This is the third such visit

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J&K L-G announces Rs 28,400 cr new industrial development scheme

J&K L-G announces Rs 28,400 cr new industrial development scheme

🕔16:21, 7.Jan 2021

Jammu, Jan 7  In a major decision, the Centre has approved the new Industrial Developmental Scheme for Jammu and Kashmir to usher an era of socio-economic development in the region as also cater to the aspirations of the people. While

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