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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...

Security personnel keep vigil on a road. Photo Muzamil Bhat

Now a UT, life remains affected in Jammu and Kashmir

SRINAGAR: Though Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh are now officially two Union Territories, life in the valley is yet to...

NOOR

Soldier, civilian killed in fresh Pak shelling

SRINAGAR: In fresh shelling by Pakistan, one soldier and a civilian have been killed. Border villages in Kupwara, Keran and...

Security personnel outside a college in Srinagar. PHOTO Muzamil Bhat

Kashmiri students fume as no syllabus cut for exams

SRINAGAR: Since the abrogation of Article 370, regular classes have not been held in Kashmir valley, but the authorities have...

Shops shut as life remains disrupted in Kashmir. Muzamil Bhat

Post-paid mobile services may be snapped

SRINAGAR: Life remained disrupted in Kashmir for the 11th week, even as Governor Satya Pal Malik hinted that the recently...

PHOTO: Muzamil Bhat

Centre may replace Governor Malik

SRINAGAR: If officials are to be believed, the Centre is in talks with jailed former Chief Minister Omar Abdullah and...

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Kashmiri journalists flay ‘restrictions’ on media

Srinagar: After two months of clampdown on the media in Kashmir, working journalists and local editors came out on the streets...

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‘J&K political leaders to be released in a phased manner’

Srinagar: Farooq Ahmad Khan, one of the advisors to Jammu & Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik, has told the media that...

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Apple trade in Kashmir yet to come out of losses

Srinagar: The horticulture industry in Kashmir valley has been severely hit due to the long clampdown since 5 August and the...

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Ajit Doval in Srinagar to monitor Kashmir situation

Srinagar: Even as National Security Advisor (NSA) Ajit Doval is in Kashmir to oversee normalisation of the situation, life here remains...

LIFE

Life remains crippled in Kashmir

SRINAGAR: There is no respite for the people of Kashmir as life remains crippled since the clampdown following the abrogation...

market

Market intervention to help Kashmiri apple growers

Apple traders say the scheme is late and they need to transport ripe varieties of apples to different markets.  ...

commu

Communication remains disrupted in Kashmir

A government spokesperson said that only CrPC Section 144 is in force to prevent people from gathering.   SRINAGAR: As...

kashmir

Many restrictions lifted, but life stays paralysed in valley

Intelligence inputs from the MHA warned of a possible terrorist attack.   Srinagar: Security restrictions were re-imposed in most parts...

amarnath

Amarnath advisory creates chaos

Srinagar: Jammu & Kashmir administration on Friday issued an advisory to tourists and pilgrims of Amarnath Yatra to leave the...

Amarnath pilgrims boarding a bus from Bhagwati Nagar base camp after the J&K administration on Friday advised tourists and yatris to curtail their stay in the Valley immediately. IANS

Nothing amiss, Governor assures J&K, but Omar wary

Srinagar: Even as the Jammu & Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik on Saturday assured the people that he has no...

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Machail Mata Yatra suspended

Srinagar: The 43-day-long Machail Mata Yatra in Kishtwar district of Jammu & Kashmir was suspended on Saturday owing to security...

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Centre moves 10,000 troops to Kashmir

This is in addition to 40,000 deployed  recently for Amarnath Yatra security.     Srinagar: National Security Advisor Ajit Doval has...

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Acquittal comes 23 years late for J&K men

Srinagar: The Rajasthan High Court recently acquitted three Srinagar residents from terror charges even as they were earlier acquitted by courts...

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16-hour daily radio transmission keeps Amarnath pilgrims company

Srinagar: A first of its kind daily radio transmission for the 2.5 lakh pilgrims who have reached Kashmir valley to...

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Shah okays clusters for Pandits

Srinagar: Union Home Minister Amit Shah has asked Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik to go ahead with the...