Apr 15, 2021 10:45 PM IST
Kashmir has long been a flashpoint between India and Pakistan, both of which claim all of the region but rule only in part.
- Feb 19, 2021 03:00 PM IST
Security forces launched a cordon and search operation in Zanigam village in the Beerwah area of Budgam district following information about the presence of militants there, the officials said.
- Feb 19, 2021 01:26 PM IST
External Affairs Ministry spokesman Anurag Srivastava said that Jammu and Kashmir is an integral part of India and the changes made in its status were enacted by Parliament.
- Feb 17, 2021 03:07 PM IST
This is the third visit of foreign envoys to J&K after the abrogation of Article 370 and the erstwhile state's bifurcation into two union territories.
- Feb 14, 2021 06:39 PM IST
In a series of tweets, Omar Abdullah lashed out at the Centre with the "new J&K" jibe, claiming that he, his father and National Conference chief Farooq Abdullah, his sister and her children were barred from leaving their houses.
- Feb 14, 2021 05:28 PM IST
The Pulwama terror attack, carried out by militants affiliated to Pakistan-based extremist organisation LeT, claimed the lives of 40 Indian security personnel. The attack had shook the entire nation, and was followed by the retaliatory Balakot strikes by the Indian Air Force (IAF).
- Feb 10, 2021 09:40 AM IST
India’s policies and steps taken since August 5, 2019, in J&K have left Pakistan without a response. Its decades-old tactics of instigating the locals, and causing unrest has been blunted by the Centre. Perhaps this is why Islamabad’s all-weather friend, China, has resorted to antics in eastern Ladakh
- Feb 06, 2021 07:16 PM IST
On January 25 last year, 2G services were restored while 4G services on mobile devices in Ganderbal in Kashmir division and Udhampur in Jammu region was restarted in August last year.
- Feb 03, 2021 03:37 PM IST
In the year 2011, Ayesha Aziz became the youngest student pilot to get a license at the age of 15 and underwent training to fly a MIG-29 jet at Russia's Sokol airbase the following year.
- Jan 28, 2021 09:45 PM IST
The igloo, 26 feet around and 15 feet high, holds four tables with enough room for 16 guests.
- Jan 21, 2021 03:59 PM IST
Kashmir Valley, along with parts of Iran and Spain, is among the handful of places in the world where saffron is grown. Known as the "world's most expensive spice", it sells at around Rs 1.5 lakh to Rs 2.5 lakh per kilogram.
- Jan 19, 2021 01:49 PM IST
The heavy influx of tourists is a dramatic change for the tourism industry in Kashmir, which faced double whammy of the Covid-19 and harsh curbs on civil rights India imposed in the region on August 5, 2019.
- Jan 13, 2021 09:52 PM IST
Birla's remarks came hours ahead of a debate on "political situation in Kashmir", scheduled in the UK Parliament on January 13. A day earlier, the UK MPs had discussed the topic of "persecution of Muslims, Christians and minority groups in India."
- Jan 06, 2021 02:04 PM IST
India restricted 8,927 hours of bandwidth access, inclusive of social media shutdowns – more than any other country
- Jan 03, 2021 03:23 PM IST
Kashmir is currently under the grip of ''Chillai-Kalan'' -- the 40-day harshest winter period when a cold wave grips the region and the temperature drops.
- Dec 25, 2020 09:32 AM IST
The three historic wins gave the saffron party one of the reasons to celebrate the results, apart from the fact that it emerged as the single-largest party bagging 75 seats, 72 of them in Jammu division.
- Nov 26, 2020 03:10 PM IST
At least two Indian Army soldiers were killed in action following an attack on the army’s road opening party on the outskirts of Jammu and Kashmir’s Srinagar.
- Nov 19, 2020 08:19 PM IST
The Indian Army is carrying out "pinpoint strikes" on suspected terror launchpads inside Pakistan-occupied Kashmir in response to Pakistani military's unrelenting efforts to push maximum number of terrorists into India before the onset of harsh winters, said sources on November 19
- Nov 19, 2020 03:22 PM IST
The 2018 Kargil Hill Council had produced a hung verdict, leading to a string of coalitions
- Nov 16, 2020 02:52 PM IST
While a medium danger avalanche warning has been issued for the higher reaches of Kupwara and Bandipora districts, a low danger avalanche warning has been issued for the higher reaches of Ganderbal and Baramulla districts, officials said.
- Nov 15, 2020 06:00 PM IST
Saffron is one of the most expensive and sought-after spice in the world also known as the golden spice
- Nov 01, 2020 11:53 AM IST
Most shops, petrol pumps and other business establishments were shut in Srinagar, the summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir.
- Oct 19, 2020 08:00 PM IST
The Kashmiri youth, who used to work in the media industry as an ad-man, decided to start the home cooked meal delivery service on one cold winter night. Residents of Kashmir can dial his number to book a pocket-friendly and healthy meal from Tiffin Aaw.
- Oct 12, 2020 09:32 AM IST
Kashmir Zone Police confirmed that an encounter broke out between security forces and terrorists in Srinagar's Rambagh area. According to reports, one of the two trapped terrorists is believed to be of foreign-origin.