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  • Catholic Church bell rings after half a century long gap

    After 50 long years, the people of Jammu and Kashmir’s Srinagar heard the holy bell of 121-year-old Catholic Church on Sunday

    Oct 30, 2017, 12:34 IST

  • Heavy firing at BSF camp, 2 terrorists gunned down, 3 BSF soldiers injured

    At least two terrorists were gunned down and three Border Security Force (BSF) personnels were injured in a dreadful terrorist attack on BSF installation next to the Srinagar airport on Tuesday morning. Heavy gun fires and grenade attacks were exchanged between the security personnel and the terrorists. The BSF soldiers are trying to neutralise the terrorists as soon as possible in the ongoing operation

    Oct 03, 2017, 17:57 IST

  • NIA arrests seven in terror funding case

    Inspector General of National Investigation Agency (NIA), Alok Mittal updated ANI on the latest arrests in terror funding case. The agency arrested six persons from Srinagar and one from New Delhi, on Monday. All six arrested in Srinagar will be brought to the national capital, and all seven accused will be produced in the court tomorrow. Mittal informed that the evidence collected so far clearly proves direct link between terror activities & funding of terror activities. The case continues to be under investigation.

    Jul 24, 2017, 20:44 IST

  • Folk theatre festival held to revive the dying art

    A folk theatre festival in Jammu and Kashmir came to an end after ten days of enthralling audiences.

    Jun 02, 2016, 14:06 IST

  • Preparation for Amarnath yatra in full swing

    Authorities in Jammu and Kashmir have begun clearing huge tracts of land free of snow ahead of the holy pilgrimage, Amarnath Yatra, in July this year.

    May 24, 2016, 14:55 IST

  • Flower festival after 28 years in Kashmir

    The Jammu and Kashmir Government recently organised a two-day flower festival after twenty eight years aimed to attract tourists in Kashmir.

    May 24, 2016, 13:00 IST

  • Srinagar: Two militants killed

    Security forces on Monday gunned down two militants in an encounter in Sarai Bala area near Lal Chowk of Srinagar. This is the third terror incident in the city within a day.

    May 24, 2016, 11:08 IST

  • Srinagar school haunted? Children acting strange

    Several students of Girls High School, Rei Teng, Miskeen Bagh in the Khanyar locality of Srinagar fell unconscious after they displayed 'inappropriate' behaviour.

    May 21, 2016, 11:08 IST

  • First houseboat styled restaurant

    To offer a unique experience to the tourists flocking to the paradise city Kashmir, a houseboat-lookalike restaurant is being built on the banks of Jhelum river.

    May 18, 2016, 17:54 IST

  • J&K police detains protesting handicapped people

    Differently abled people, who were staging a protest against the state government in Srinagar on Tuesday, were detained by the police. The protestors were demanding implementation of handicapped reservations in the state.

    May 10, 2016, 17:28 IST

  • Heritage Shalimar Garden in Srinagar to undergo beautification

    he century-old paper machie ceiling of Diwan-i-Khas at Shalimar Garden in Srinagar is undergoing a makeover by the Indian National Trust of Art Culture and Heritages (INTACH) in collaboration with German embassy.

    May 05, 2016, 11:43 IST

  • Low visibility hampers dousing ops in Uttarakhand

    The Indian Air Force (IAF) on Monday fought the massive forest fire in Uttarakhand's Srinagar district after a day of low visibility which had hampered work yesterday. Firemen have been battling for days to douse the fire.

    May 02, 2016, 17:44 IST

  • 11-member IAF team begins operation to douse Uttarakhand forest fire

    An 11-member India AirForce team started fire-fighting operations to douse off the massive fire in Garwal's Srinagar forests on Sunday. IAF's chopper MI-17 took off from Nainital on Sunday to drop water in areas affected by the forest fire.

    May 01, 2016, 14:17 IST

  • Jammu: Students protest over NIT Srinagar row

    A group of National Institute of Technology (NIT) Srinagar students staged a protest in Jammu on Monday. The students want the government to fulfill their demands in connection to the campus unrest.

    Apr 25, 2016, 15:49 IST

  • Two-day Shikara festival attracts tourists in Kashmir

    A two-day 'Shikara' or boat festival on the banks of Dal Lake in Srinagar city is drawing tourists in large numbers.

    Apr 22, 2016, 10:09 IST

  • Kashmir Valley gets its 'youngest' eye specialist

    Doctor Yasir Bashir is the youngest Vitreoretinal and Phaco surgeon of Kashmir Valley. 30-year-old Bashir completed his MBBS degree from Srinagar medical college and after that completed his specialisation in ophthalmology outside state at a very young age.

    Apr 19, 2016, 14:40 IST

  • Srinagar: Fire drill conducted to spread awareness

    A fire drill was organised in Jammu and Kashmir's Srinagar city on Tuesday to spread awareness among people. Fire Station Officer Mohammad Itoo said that the drill was conducted to commemorate officers who died while rescue operations.

    Apr 19, 2016, 12:32 IST

  • Srinagar limps back to normalcy after 5 days

    All business establishments, schools remained open in Srinagar on Monday after complete shutdown for five consecutive days. The shutdown was observed against the civilian killings in north Kashmir.

    Apr 18, 2016, 13:11 IST

  • NIT Srinagar row: Solidarity march held in Jammu

    A group of students took out a march in solidarity with the students of the National Institute of Technology (NIT), Srinagar, on Tuesday. Shouting slogans and carrying placards, the students demanded justice for the students affected in the row.

    Apr 12, 2016, 18:37 IST

  • Delhi: 150 youths leave for NIT Srinagar with tricolours

    More than 100 youths for 12 states left for Srinagar on Saturday with tricolor to support the National Institute of Technology students allegedly thrashed by Jammu and Kashmir police.

    Apr 09, 2016, 16:28 IST

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