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J&K plans 100% tap water by 2022, facility in schools in 2 months

J&K plans 100% tap water by 2022, facility in schools in 2 months

🕔15:33, 24.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 24  All 18.17 lakh households in Jammu and Kashmir will be able to get tap water facilities by December 2022, while the authorities in the newly created Union Territory (UT) will ensure the service in all schools

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Moderate intensity tremors felt in J&K

Moderate intensity tremors felt in J&K

🕔10:00, 6.Oct 2020

Srinagar, Oct 6  A moderate intensity earthquake occurred in Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday measuring 5.1 on the Richter scale as authorities said. No casualty or damage to property has been received from anywhere so far. An official of the

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India slams OIC, Turkey, Pakistan over Kashmir in Geneva

India slams OIC, Turkey, Pakistan over Kashmir in Geneva

🕔09:57, 17.Sep 2020

Geneva/New Delhi, Sep 17  India on Tuesday slammed Turkey and the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) at the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva, while shaming Pakistan for funding cross-border terrorism and ethnic cleansing of its minorities. In response to

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Encounter starts at Pattan in North Kashmir

Encounter starts at Pattan in North Kashmir

🕔08:15, 4.Sep 2020

Srinagar, Sep 4  An encounter had started between terrorists and the security forces at Yedipora in North Kashmir’s Baramulla district on Friday. The encounter started after a joint team of the police and the army cordoned off the area on

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J&K: Pakistan violates ceasefire on LoC

J&K: Pakistan violates ceasefire on LoC

🕔07:46, 13.Aug 2020

Jammu, Aug 13  Pakistan again resorted to small arms firing and intense mortar shelling on Wednesday, violating the ceasefire on the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu & Kashmir’s Rajouri district. Defence ministry spokesman Colonel Devender Anand said at about

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Article 370 anniv: Rs 1,700 cr project for J&K panchayats

Article 370 anniv: Rs 1,700 cr project for J&K panchayats

🕔13:07, 5.Aug 2020

Srinagar, Aug 5  In order to strengthen the grassroots democracy in Jammu and Kashmir, the administration has decided to spend Rs 1,700 crore to empower the newly constituted panchayats and give them control of 21 departments to be headed by

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Plasma screening camp held in Kashmir

Plasma screening camp held in Kashmir

🕔17:42, 22.Jul 2020

Srinagar, July 22  A plasma screening camp was held by Jammu and Kashmir Police and department of health and medical education at Kashmir Nursing Home in Srinagar, on Wednesday. Policemen and civilians who had contracted COVID-19 and have now recovered

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Army Chief to visit Leh, Kashmir to take stock of ground situation

Army Chief to visit Leh, Kashmir to take stock of ground situation

🕔18:37, 22.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 22 Indian Army Chief General Manoj Mukund Naravane will visit Leh and Kashmir to take stock of the ground situation this week. General Naravane’s visit comes amid the heightened threat in eastern Ladakh region where over thousands of

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Fresh snowfall in Kashmir breaks cold spell

Fresh snowfall in Kashmir breaks cold spell

🕔12:59, 28.Jan 2020

Srinagar, Jan 28  Many parts of Kashmir received fresh snowfall on Tuesday, leading to an increase in the minimum temperature, which brought some relief to the people from the intense cold wave. The Meteorological Department has forecast more snow till

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Kashmir records season’s coldest night

Kashmir records season’s coldest night

🕔12:19, 27.Dec 2019

Srinagar, Dec 27  Kashmir woke up to a freezing Friday as the temperature plummeted to the lowest degrees in this season. Srinagar recorded the coldest night of the season with temperature dropping down to minus 5.6 degrees. The hill resort

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Srinagar grenade attack: Civilian killed, over dozen injured

Srinagar grenade attack: Civilian killed, over dozen injured

🕔16:21, 4.Nov 2019

Srinagar, Nov 4  One civilian was killed and over a dozen others injured on Monday when militants hurled a grenade at the busy Amira Kadal near city centre Lal Chowk here in Kashmir Valley, police sources said. Militants hurled the

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EU delegation leaves for Kashmir

EU delegation leaves for Kashmir

🕔11:34, 29.Oct 2019

New Delhi, Oct 29 A European Union (EU) parliamentary delegation that met Prime Minister Narendra Modi earlier, has left for Srinagar on Tuesday, in the first visit by a foreign delegation to Kashmir after the revocation of its special status. The

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After 70 days, mobile phones start ringing in Kashmir again

After 70 days, mobile phones start ringing in Kashmir again

🕔14:19, 14.Oct 2019

Srinagar, Oct 14 Services of all post paid mobile phones were resumed on Monday across the Kashmir Valley after remaining suspended since August 5 when Article 370 was abrogated. There was a general sense of relief among the people around

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Kashmir an internal matter, does not impact border: Jaishankar to China

Kashmir an internal matter, does not impact border: Jaishankar to China

🕔10:10, 13.Aug 2019

Beijing, Aug 13  India has conveyed to China that the change in status of Kashmir is an internal matter and would have no implication for its boundaries with Beijing. External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar also sought to reassure his Chinese

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Shah and his team of 16 working on Kashmir, NRC

Shah and his team of 16 working on Kashmir, NRC

🕔08:56, 29.Jul 2019

New Delhi, July 29  Union Home Minister Amit Shah, the Prime Minister’s most trusted lieutenant in Modi 2.0, is learnt to be focusing on vital aspects of national security with 16 key bureaucrats to fix the structural crises — the

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PM Modi never asked Trump for mediation on Kashmir: Jaishankar in Rajya Sabha

PM Modi never asked Trump for mediation on Kashmir: Jaishankar in Rajya Sabha

🕔12:45, 23.Jul 2019

New Delhi, July 23  Amid Opposition demands for a clarification by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on US President Donald Trump’s claim that the former asked for his mediation on the Kashmir issue, the External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar on Tuesday

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Rain, snow in J&K

Rain, snow in J&K

🕔10:57, 13.Feb 2019

Srinagar, Feb 13  There was a break from the continuing cold wave conditions on Wednesday in Jammu and Kashmir following overcast skies in the valley and forecast of another spell of rain and snow later and on Thursday. “Rain in

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Heavy snowfall to hit Kashmir

Heavy snowfall to hit Kashmir

🕔10:55, 16.Jan 2019

Srinagar, Jan 16  The Met on Wednesday forecast heavy snowfall for at least five days starting Saturday that is likely to disrupt air and surface traffic to and from the Kashmir Valley. “A comparatively intense western disturbance is becoming active

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Widespread snowfall in Kashmir Valley

Widespread snowfall in Kashmir Valley

🕔11:22, 12.Jan 2019

Srinagar, Jan 12  Widespread snowfall started across the Kashmir Valley on Saturday as the weather office said there would be an improvement in the weather from Sunday. An official of the MET department said the minimum temperatures improved across Jammu

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Toll rises to 75, Kashmir closed for 59th consecutive day

Toll rises to 75, Kashmir closed for 59th consecutive day

🕔10:44, 6.Sep 2016

Srinagar, Sep 6  The authorities imposed curfew-like restrictions in the old city areas of Srinagar and some other parts of the Kashmir Valley on Tuesday as the toll in ongoing unrest rose to 75, officials said.Musaib Majeed, 17, who was

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