No respite from chaotic traffic on Sgr-Jmu highway

No respite from chaotic traffic on Sgr-Jmu highway

‘Traffic authorities missing on ground’ People travelling on the Srinagar-Jammu highway are having a tough time as there is no respite in traffic chaos on the 300-kilometer road due to chronic jams. Reports said that several hundred trucks are stranded...
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Situation in J&K not conducive for polls: Omar

Situation in J&K not conducive for polls: Omar

Amid reports that the Election Commission may hold assembly elections in Jammu and Kashmir on time despite the widespread damage to life and property caused by the recent floods, Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Tuesday said that the situation was...
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3 civilians injured in Arnia, RS Pura

3 civilians injured in Arnia, RS Pura

Three civilians were injured as Pakistani Rangers resorted to heavy firing and mortar shelling in Arnia and R S Pura Sector here last night, officials said Sunday. Several mortars landed in the civilian areas in Arnia Town and the villages...
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Now Kashmiris need to visit Jammu for passport

Now Kashmiris need to visit Jammu for passport

Our Srinagar office was hit by floods so we decided to use Jammu office: RPO Reflecting the apathetic attitude of Regional Passport Office (RPO) Srinagar towards the flood-hit people, the Central government department has stopped its services here and is...
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Jammu admin grabs Srinagar relief midway

Jammu admin grabs Srinagar relief midway

At a time when flood-hit Srinagar is craving for  relief, officials in Jammu district administration have been grabbing the lot meant for the summer Capital. From across the country various humanitarian organizations have been sending in relief. But it so...
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Condition of Srinagar-Jammu Highway goes from bad to worse

Condition of Srinagar-Jammu Highway goes from bad to worse

2-way traffic unlikely in near future – Flood Aftermath Travelling on 300-kilometer Jammu-Srinagar highway has become a nightmarish experience as the condition of the artery road has gone from bad to worse due to recent floods and landslides. The sinkin...
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Bill Gates announces $700,000 for JK flood relief

Bill Gates announces $700,000 for JK flood relief

American business tycoon and philanthropist Bill Gates, co-chair of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation Friday announced an emergency relief fund of USD 700,000 for the flood victims of Jammu and Kashmir. The help came in response to a request...
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Floods wreak havoc across JK

Floods wreak havoc across JK

13 of family killed as landslides hit residential house in Thanamandi At least 13 members of a family were killed Friday after massive landslides hit a residential house in Thanamandi town of this border district in Jammu region. The overall...
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Kashmir: Flood fury claims 6 lives; Many areas submerged

Kashmir: Flood fury claims 6 lives; Many areas submerged

NDRF teams airdropped for rescue operation in South Kashmir, Srinagar; Highway remains closed; CM tours affected areas Flood fury continued to wreak havoc in Kashmir on Friday, claiming at least six lives even as some halt in otherwise incessant rains...
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Flood fury across JK

Flood fury across JK

50 feared dead in Rajouri bus capsize 20 killed in State floods: Govt; Several structures, bridges swept away in Pir Panchal districts At least 50 persons are feared dead after flashfloods swept away a bus in this border district in...
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