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26-Aug-2018 Bijbehara

Devotees throng Pracheen Cave at Thajiwara to pay obeisance

On the auspicious occasion of Shrawan Purnima and Raksha Bandhan, which marks the culmination of Amaranth Yatra, thousands of devotees thronged Pracheen Cave of Lord Shiva at Thajiwara Bijbehara to celebrate the festival with traditional gaiety.On the occasion,...

30-May-2016 Sonamarg (Jammu and Kashmir)

Kashmir's Sonamarg: Meadow of gold turning to concrete jungle?

"Where is Sonamarg? All I see is a concrete jungle of bricks and iron." The remarks by a local visitor summed up the destruction brought by human greed to one of the most sought after tourist destinations of Kashmir called the "meadow of gold".Situated...

14-May-2016 Kishtwar

Sunil Sharma holds review meeting ahead of DDB meeting

Minister of State for Transport, Science and Technology, Mr. Sunil Sharma Saturday chaired a review meeting of the District Development Board here. The Minister took a thorough review of the decisions taken in the previous DDB meeting held earlier this year.While...

26-Mar-2016 Tral (Jammu and Kashmir)

Hello Kashmir! Teen sets up an online radio

A Class 10 student from this nondescript town in south Kashmir, notorious as a militancy hotbed, has developed an online radio application all by himself to highlight problems youth in the violence-ravaged state face everyday.Umar Nisar, 15, studies in...

26-Mar-2016 New Delhi

What is PDP-BJP stance on Guru, wonders Congress

The Congress has a poser for the new government that is set to assume office in Jammu and Kashmir: What will be its stance on parliament attack convict Afzal Guru as the BJP's senior alliance partner PDP believes that hanging the Kashmiri militant was a...

20-Feb-2016 Pampore

Two CRPF men killed ,Gunfight rages in South Kashmir

At least two Central Para-military troopers were killed when unidentified militants fired indiscriminately on a CRPF convoy that was on way from Jammu to Srinagar near Sempora Pampore in South Kashmir’s Pulwama district.The CRPF bus that came under heavy...

02-Aug-2015 Handwara

Five persons arrested for illegal extraction of minerals in Handwara

Police on Sunday arrested five persons and seized three JCB machines for illegally extracting sand and bajri from Mawar Nallah in Handwara area of north Kashmir’s Kupwara district.A police official told GNS that following the public complaints regarding illegal...

01-Aug-2015 Chusul (Jammu and Kashmir)

India-China hold ceremonial border personnel meeting

India and China on Saturday held a ceremonial border personnel meeting in Chusul in the eastern sector to mark the People's Liberation Army (PLA) Day.The meeting was held at Chinese BPM Hut in Moldo Garrison in Chusul Sector of Eastern Ladakh, the Indian Army...

25-Jul-2015 Drass (Jammu and Kashmir)

Won't allow another Kargil: Army chief

The Indian Army chief, General Dalbir Singh, on Saturday said his troops will never allow a repeat of the 1999 Kargil conflict with Pakistan.On the eve of the 16th anniversary of Vijay Divas, he laid a wreath at the Kargil war memorial here and said: "We...

02-Jul-2015 Srinagar

Div Com reviews registration of coaching centres

Divisional Commissioner, Kashmir, Dr. Asgar Hassan Samoon passed strict instructions to all Deputy Commissioners of Kashmir valley to ensure proper implementation of court directions regarding monitoring of registration and functioning of private coaching centres.Details...

19-Jun-2015 Ludhiana

J&K Tourism deptt holds Road Show at Ludhiana

The Jammu and Kashmir Tourism department organized a Road Show at Ludhiana here last evening with a view to promote Patnitop Circuit as an independent tourist destination. Director Tourism, Jammu, R. K. Varma, led a delegation of Tour and Travel Operators...

10-Jun-2015 Srinagar

Div Com releases Shahid Budgami’s book ‘’AMAAR’’

Divisional Commissioner Kashmir, Dr. Asgar Hassan Samoon today at an impressive ceremony released the book ‘’AMAAR’’ a collection of selected Kashmiri lyrics by Shahid Budgami.The function was organized by ‘’Harmukh Kashur Markaz’’ in collaboration with Radio Kashmir,...

09-Jun-2015 Srinagar

Div Com reviews beautification plan of Jama Masjid Srinagar

Divisional Commissioner Kashmir, Dr. Asgar Hassan Samoon today convened a meeting of representatives of Jamia Anjuman-i-Auqaf Committee to review the pace and progress of ongoing construction work at Jamia Masjid Srinagar and its allied works including development...

08-Jun-2015 Mahore

Abdul Haq Khan inaugurates Panchayat ghar at Mahore

Minister for Rural Development and Panchayati Raj, Abdul Haq Khan today reiterated that Government is committed for the development of remote and far flung areas besides improving the socio-economic condition of the people living in these areas.The Minister was...

07-Jun-2015 Bhaderwah

MLA Bhaderwah pays homage to the martyrs

MLA, Bhaderwah, Daleep Singh Parihar today paid tribute to Pandit Ruchar Koul, Soami Raj Katal, Santosh Thakur, Satish Bhandari  and other martyrs of Doda District  who laid down their lives for the country during the period of militancy in the...

01-Jun-2015 Srinagar

BSNL retail franchises down shutters in Kashmir

No pre-paid BSNL cellphone subscriber could recharge his/her phone in the valley on Monday after all the five main retail franchise outlets of BSNL in the Kashmir Valley shut down their operations.The shutdown was carried out following a rifle grenade attack...

28-May-2015 Srinagar

Div Com reviews road widening of NH at Pantha Chowk

In connection with road widening at Pantha Chowk-Zewan crossing, the Divisional Commissioner Kashmir, Dr. Asgar Hassan Samoon reviewed the pace and progress of road widening of National Highway at Pantha Chowk Srinagar here today. In this regard, the Divisional...

19-May-2015 Gotlibagh (Jammu and Kashmir)

Centenarian Paktuna waits still to meet family across border

Pakhtuna says she is over 100-years old. The tales she narrates confirm both her longevity and also the miseries of those bygone years.Her father, Pakhtoon Khan belonged to North Waziristan (Pakistan). He was arrested by Maharaja Hari Singh's government in late...

03-Apr-2015 Jammu/Srinagar

Nine killed in house collapse, landslides in Kashmir

Nine people were killed in incidents of house collapse and landslide in Jammu and Kashmir on Friday, police said.A senior police officer told IANS in Jammu that seven members of a family were killed when their house collapsed following incessant rain in the...

21-Mar-2015 Jammu & Kashmir

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Two militants killed in second fidayeen attack within 24-hours

5 Dariya NewsSrinagarThree army men including an officer were injured by two fidayeen attackers...

11-Mar-2015 Jammu & Kashmir

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             Government to sought list of corrupt officials from vigilance organization

5 Dariya News (Srinagar)The Jammu and Kashmir government led by Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Syeed...

06-Dec-2014 Beerwah

PDP, BJP two sides of the same coin: Omar Abdullah

Chief Minister and National Conference Working President Omar Abdullah Saturday alleged that Peoples Democratic Party and Bhartiya Janta Party were two sides of the same coin and both parties were inherently opposed to Article 370.Addressing various public...

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