Flying on Srinagar-New Delhi route is no longer an option for many travelers

Flying on Srinagar-New Delhi route is no longer an option for many travelers

The airfare on Srinagar-New Delhi route has gone up so high in the last few weeks that for many it is no longer an option to look at while making their travel plan. Students, sick people, and tourists are instead...
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Since the beginning of holy Ramadan commodity prices soaring up

Since the beginning of holy Ramadan commodity prices soaring up

Consumers across Kashmir complained on Monday that the prices of food items including vegetables, fruit, chicken and meat in the local markets have risen sharply since the beginning of holy Ramadhan. The consumers accused the authorities of failing to keep...
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Rs 4 a litre hike in petrol, diesel prices in offing

Rs 4 a litre hike in petrol, diesel prices in offing

A Rs 4 per litre increase in petrol and diesel prices is in the offing if state-owned fuel retailers are to return to pre-Karnataka poll hiatus margin levels, brokerage firms said. No sooner had Karnataka polled to elect a new...
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Tourist death could be last nail in Kashmir Tourism Coffin: Industry

Tourist death could be last nail in Kashmir Tourism Coffin: Industry

The tourism trade in Kashmir condemned the killing, saying that those who had thrown stones at the vehicle in which the tourist was travelling were not well wishers of Kashmir but cold-blooded murders. The fragile tourism industry in Kashmir has...
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Hoteliers from across Kashmir pledge to counter negative publicity

Hoteliers from across Kashmir pledge to counter negative publicity

The J&K Hoteliers’ Club held its quarterly extraordinary general meeting here at Vivanta by Taj, where the members passed a resolution to ‘safeguard Kashmir tourism from negative publicity’. “The club passed the resolution to put all its efforts to...
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Salman Khan in Kashmir for shooting of Race 3, Meets Mehbooba Mufti

Salman Khan in Kashmir for shooting of Race 3, Meets Mehbooba Mufti

Salman Khan and his Race 3 crew met Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Mehbooba Mufti before they shooting for their film in the valley. Bollywood superstar Salman Khan arrived in Jammu and Kashmir on Monday for a two-day shoot schedule...
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At Rs 74.40, petrol price hits highest level in BJP rule, diesel at record Rs 65.65

At Rs 74.40, petrol price hits highest level in BJP rule, diesel at record Rs 65.65

State-owned oil firms, which have been since June last year revising auto fuel prices daily, raised petrol and diesel rates by 19 paisa per litre each in Delhi on Sunday. Petrol price hit on Sunday Rs 74.40 a litre — the...
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After Bajrangi Bhaijaan, Salman Khan returns to Kashmir after three years; this time for Race 3

After Bajrangi Bhaijaan, Salman Khan returns to Kashmir after three years; this time for Race 3

Salman Khan‘s Race 3 is one of the most anticipated films of the year and while it is set to release this Eid (June 15), the team is still shooting for the movie. The makers were going to fly down...
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It’s nostalgic to shoot in Kashmir: Abhishek Bachchan

It’s nostalgic to shoot in Kashmir: Abhishek Bachchan

Bollywood actor Abhishek Bachchan, who is here for the filmming of director Anurag Kashyap’s ‘Manmarziyaan’, said he has a special bond with Kashmir as he often accompanied father Amitabh Bachchan as a child during film shootings. “It i...
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Uncertainity, Continuous bloodshed take toll on Kashmir businesses to dire straits

Uncertainity, Continuous bloodshed take toll on Kashmir businesses to dire straits

Surrounded by huge contingency of forces in a narrow lane, Bashir Ahmad Hakim sips tea outside his grocery shop at Malaratta neighbourhood of Nowhatta in the downtown, which is shut due to curfew like restriction imposed by the government. He...
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