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INTERNET

Internet blackout forces BPO to shut Kashmir ops

SRINAGAR: Aegis Ltd., a big employment generating MNC, has decided to wind up its operations in Kashmir due to continuous...

CENTRE

Centre reaches out to allay locals’ fears in Kashmir

SRINAGAR: Several Union ministers, including Ravi Shankar Prasad, recently visited Kashmir to inaugurate several projects. Prasad inaugurated an indoor stadium...

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NIA takes over Davinder Singh case

Singh was arrested while he was travelling with two Hizbul Mujahideen and Lashkar-e-Tayyaba terrorists.     Srinagar: Director General of Police...

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Union ministers on major outreach bid in J&K

Srinagar: Several Union ministers will indulge in a big outreach programme in the newly created Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir,...

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SC rekindles hope of lifting curbs in Valley

Srinagar: The Supreme Court on Friday asked the Centre to reconsider all its decisions leading to the clampdown in Kashmir valley...

Srinagar: Members of a delegation of 17 foreign envoys who are in Srinagar to take stock of the ground situation in the Kashmir Valley, holds a meeting with members of civil society, in Srinagar on Jan 9, 2020. US ambassador Kenneth I. Juster is also a pa

Foreign envoys briefed on situation in Kashmir

Srinagar: Several envoys from different countries, including United States, Vietnam, South Korea, Brazil, Uzbekistan, Niger, Nigeria, Morroco, Guyana, Argentina, Philippines, Norway,...

Baramulla in the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir receives fresh snowfall, on Dec 13, 2019. (Photo: IANS)

Centre urged to help revive trade in Kashmir

A joint trade delegation from Kashmir met Lieutenant Governor Girish Chandra Murmu in Jammu on Thursday to ask for immediate...

Indian Army's Northern Command chief, Lt Gen Ranbir Singh, on Tuesday visited various units on the Line of Control (LoC) in north Kashmir, as he carried out a review of the security situation in the Kashmir Valley.

Kashmir clampdown being eased

At the beginning of new year, authorities in the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir, in consultation with the Central...

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Centre to be tough on corrupt J&K officials, politicians

Srinagar:In the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir, the Centre is planning to start offices of all investigating agencies in...

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Clampdown in Valley to ease soon

Srinagar: Lieutenant Governor Girish Chandra Murmu has given the green light for sending out additional troops from Kashmir valley to improve...

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Friday prayers held at Jamia Masjid

‘Hundreds of people joined the prayers and there was no violence reported anywhere’.   Srinagar:After 19 consecutive weeks since 5...

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Clampdown has hit trade, tourism most

Srinagar: The Jammu and Kashmir government is busy preparing the ground for the Gulmarg conclave where major film production houses have...

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Troops in J&K airlifted to Northeast

Srinagar: More than 40 units of paramilitary forces have been airlifted from Kashmir to the Northeastern states, on instructions of the...

Kashmir recieves fresh snow fall

Heavy snow, fog cut off Kashmir, Ladakh

Inclement weather has added to woes due to shut down after abrogation of Article 370.   Srinagar: Authorities have announced the...

SAFFRON

Low yield pushes saffron growers to farming

SRINAGAR: The saffron industry in Kashmir is facing a slump as its cultivation has slowed down over the past few...

INTERNET

‘Internet likely to be restored in phases’

SRINAGAR: Internet would be restored soon, but in a phased manner, Lieutenant Governor of the Union Territory of Jammu and...

A women’s college in Srinagar

Classes resume in Srinagar, but education badly hit

SRINAGAR: Many missionary schools, along with prominent private schools in Srinagar, have resumed classes, but only twice or thrice a...

CENTRE

Centre set to release J&K political detainees

According to sources, the process may take a few months to be completed.   SRINAGAR: Jammu and Kashmir Union Territory’s...

A street in Srinagar wears a deserted look. Photo credit Muzamil Bhat

110 days and life in Kashmir still in limbo

SRINAGAR: Even as Union Home Minister Amit Shah announced in Rajya Sabha on Wednesday that the situation in Kashmir was...

TRAVEL

Travel agents want internet, prepaid mobile services restored

SRINAGAR: Even after the first snowfall this month, the tourism sector in Kashmir is going through one of its worst...

SNOWFALL

Snowfall, power outage add to Kashmir’s woes

SRINAGAR: Even after eight days of the season’s first snowfall, electric supply has not been restored in most of the...

POLITICAL

Political process in J&K may start next year

SRINAGAR: The Centre will be taking several development measures for the newly created Union Territories of Jammu and Kashmir and...

Snow being cleared from the rooftop of a house in Srinagar. Photo Muzamil Bhat

7 die in heavy snowfall in Kashmir

SRINAGAR: At least seven people, including two Army porters, died as Kashmir witnessed the first heavy snowfall of the season...

KARGIL

Kargil simmers, Leh rejoices over Ladakh’s UT status

SRINAGAR: There has been a lot of jubilation among people in Leh after they got their 70-year-old demand of Union...