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6.2-magnitude quake hits central Asia, tremors felt in Kashmir, Delhi

6.2-magnitude quake hits central Asia, tremors felt in Kashmir, Delhi

🕔10:10, 26.Dec 2015

Beijing, Dec 26  Tremors were felt in the national capital early on Saturday after an earthquake measuring 6.2 on the Richter scale jolted the central Asia region near Afghanistan, the US Geological Survey said.The tremors were also felt in Kashmir

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Flower bedecked, Kashmir looks to a tourist boom

Flower bedecked, Kashmir looks to a tourist boom

🕔14:15, 15.Apr 2015

Srinagar, April 15 After losing its peak autumn tourist season last year due to unprecedented floods, Kashmir is bedecked with flowers to receive tourists this year. The good news is that tourists are already arriving here in encouraging numbers. In

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Unabated cold wave in Kashmir, Kargil freezes

Unabated cold wave in Kashmir, Kargil freezes

🕔13:15, 9.Jan 2015

Srinagar, Jan 9  An unrelenting cold wave swept the Kashmir Valley Friday as Kargil town in Ladakh region recorded the season’s coldest night at minus 17.2 degrees, an official said. Leh town recorded minus 16.2 degrees while the minimum in

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Cold wave intensifies in Kashmir

Cold wave intensifies in Kashmir

🕔11:43, 1.Jan 2015

Srinagar, Jan 1  Night temperatures across Jammu and Kashmir continued their free fall Thursday as the prevailing cold wave conditions intensified in the Valley. A weather official told that the drop in temperatures was because of dry weather. “This has

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Cold wave sweeps Kashmir, Leh freezes at minus 15

Cold wave sweeps Kashmir, Leh freezes at minus 15

🕔13:30, 18.Dec 2014

Srinagar, Dec 18  Cold wave conditions continued unabated in Kashmir Thursday as Leh town recorded the season’s coldest night at minus 14.6 degrees Celsius, the weather office said. The minimum temperature in Kargil town was minus 14.4 degrees Celsius Thursday,

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Kashmir fourth phase turnout dips to less than 50 percent

Kashmir fourth phase turnout dips to less than 50 percent

🕔11:17, 15.Dec 2014

Jammu/Srinagar, Dec 15  The fourth phase of the Jammu and Kashmir assembly election Sunday saw less than half of the over 14 lakh voters turning out as against the over 70 percent seen in the earlier rounds. Voting was mostly

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Kashmir has rejected violence: Modi

Kashmir has rejected violence: Modi

🕔14:15, 8.Dec 2014

Vijaypur (Jammu and Kashmir), Dec 8  The people of Jammu and Kashmir have rejected violence as heavy voter turnout in the first two phases of the assembly elections has shown, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said and lauded their “unflinching faith

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16 die as militants attack army camp in Kashmir

16 die as militants attack army camp in Kashmir

🕔12:50, 5.Dec 2014

Srinagar, Dec 5  Seven soldiers, including a senior army officer, and three policemen were killed Friday battling a group of heavily armed militants who mounted a brazen attack on an army camp in Baramulla district of Jammu and Kashmir, a

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Kashmir can become super-smart city if bullets stop: Jaitley

Kashmir can become super-smart city if bullets stop: Jaitley

🕔13:05, 4.Dec 2014

Srinagar, Dec 4  Kashmir can become a “super-smart city”, provided there is no violence in the state, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said Wednesday. “If we have plans of 100 smart cities in India, Kashmir has the potential of becoming a

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Food security bill not implemented in Kashmir by NC: Sonia

Food security bill not implemented in Kashmir by NC: Sonia

🕔10:58, 22.Nov 2014

Jammu, Nov 22  Congress president Sonia Gandhi said lethargy of the National Conference prevented the Congress from implementing its pro-poor programmes in Jammu and Kashmir. Continuing her day-long election campaign for the Congress, Sonia Gandhi addressed a public meeting in

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NC, Congress divorce in Kashmir after six years in power

NC, Congress divorce in Kashmir after six years in power

🕔09:56, 21.Jul 2014

Srinagar, July 21 The nearly six-year-old alliance between the Congress and the regional National Conference in Jammu and Kashmir Sunday came to an end with both parties announcing their going separate ways. While Congress leaders Ghulam Nabi Azad, Ambika Soni

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