Srinagar diary: Schools in Jammu and Kashmir to reopen from February 1

According to an official order, classes from 9 to 12 in Jammu region will open from February 1 while the elementary classes in the region will start from February 8.

published on : 24th January 2021

BSF detects underground tunnel at IB in J-K's Kathua, second within 10 days

On January 13, a 150-metre-long tunnel was detected in Bobiyaan village in the same sector.

published on : 23rd January 2021

Industrial growth gets push in J&K as govt clears new land allotment policy

Under the policy, land will be leased to investors within 30-45 days for a period of 40 years, which can be extended to up to 99 years. 

published on : 23rd January 2021

Poor road defeats Jammu and Kashmir tourism goals

KCCI chief Sheikh Ashiq said they conveyed to the delegation that prosperity of the region was dependent on better connectivity.

published on : 22nd January 2021

Four soldiers injured in Pakistani firing along LoC in Jammu and Kashmir's Akhnoor sector

The ceasefire violation from across the LoC in the Keri Battal area took place on the intervening night of Tuesday and Wednesday.

published on : 20th January 2021

BBC apologises for 'incomplete' India map after complaint by Labour Party MP

The BBC responded with an apology and updated the online broadcast with the map of India reflecting the boundaries of Jammu and Kashmir in the standard format.

published on : 19th January 2021

UK MP tables Early Day Motion in Parliament to mark Kashmir 'Exodus Day'

The EDM, a method used by British MPs to draw Parliament's attention to a particular issue, is also signed by Opposition Labour's veteran Indian-origin MP Virendra Sharma.

published on : 19th January 2021

Won’t hand over bodies of three youth killed in Srinagar encounter: IGP

The police maintained that the trio was involved in militancy, and the evidence establishing their role would be shared with the families.

published on : 19th January 2021

No encounter in Jammu and Kashmir so far in new year

The last encounter in the Valley took place on December 30, 2020 at Lawapora in the outskirts of Srinagar.

published on : 17th January 2021

Two Jammu and Kashmir policemen receive awards for saving lives during Pakistan ceasefire violations

The function was attended by other senior civil and police officers of the district who appreciated the role of police personnel for their bravery.

published on : 16th January 2021

Man injured in firing in Jammu; Two held

Police acted swiftly and arrested two of the accused and recovered a revolver from their possession, the officer said.

published on : 16th January 2021

No Jammu & Kashmir face in Rajya Sabha from February 16

With the terms of its four sitting MPs in Rajya Sabha ending by February 15, the Jammu and Kashmir is unlikely to be represented in the upper house any time soon.

published on : 16th January 2021

Fresh snowfall adds to winter chill in Srinagar

Waterbodies, including portions of the famed Dal Lake, remained frozen, forcing boatmen to break the ice.

published on : 14th January 2021

Bird Flu: Unusual mortality reported in some districts of Jharkhand, Jammu and Kashmir

The ministry asked states to ensure that the infection does not spread among poultry as it would lead to heavy economic loss for the poultry farmers.

published on : 13th January 2021

BSF uncovers 150 metre-long tunnel in Samba district along Pakistan border

The tunnel constructed from across the border to facilitate infiltration of terrorists was detected by BSF troops in Bobiyaan village during an operation this morning, the officials said.

published on : 13th January 2021
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