Omar Disparages Delhi’s ‘Double-Standards’

Omar Disparages Delhi’s ‘Double-Standards’

‘Kashmir Can’t Be Part Of India By Harping On Atoot Ang; Centre Should Shun Its Prejudices Towards JK’ Lashing out at Congress-led central government for “double standards” adopted by it towards Jammu and Kashmir, Chief Minister Omar Abdullah Monday took...
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Sharma shames House, heckles Sakina / Rana asks BJP to apologize

Sharma shames House, heckles Sakina / Rana asks BJP to apologize

Assembly, Omar Condemn ‘Shocking’ Act; BJP Member Suspended In a shameful incident, the state BJP president Jugal Kishore Sharma Tuesday heckled the only woman Minister in the State Government, Sakina Ittoo, in Legislative Assembly. Sharma was seen attempt...
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Uproar in J&K assembly over Afzal Guru’s body

Uproar in J&K assembly over Afzal Guru’s body

JAMMU: There was an uproar in the Jammu and Kashmir assembly on Tuesday as the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) demanded that the mortal remains of Afzal Guru be brought back to the state. Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru was...
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Ruckus as J&K assembly debates Afzal Guru hanging

Ruckus as J&K assembly debates Afzal Guru hanging

JAMMU: Tempers ran high in the Jammu and Kashmir assembly on Monday when a debate on the hanging of Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru was underway. Chief minister Omar Abdullah and the main opposition party Peoples Democratic Party levelled charges...
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J&K: World’s highest rail bridge to come up across Chenab

J&K: World’s highest rail bridge to come up across Chenab

Arguably one of the toughest engineering challenges in hand, Railways plans to complete the Chenab bridge in Jammu and Kashmir by 2016, making it the world’s highest rail bridge. The arch-shaped bridge across Chenab river-bed in Reasi district, which wil...
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Stranded Kashmiri passengers stage protest

Stranded Kashmiri passengers stage protest

Accusing the authorities of ignoring their plight, hundreds of stranded passengers at Jammu Sarai today protested against the government for not coming to their rescue. While raising anti-government slogans, the stranded people protested against the authoritie...
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Fresh Snowfall Closes Srinagar-Jammu Highway

Fresh Snowfall Closes Srinagar-Jammu Highway

The Srinagar-Jammu highway was closed on Monday morning following fresh snowfall in the Bannihal sector of the over 300-kilometre road. Officials of the Border Roads Organisation said on Monday that there was fresh snowfall during the night in the Bannihal...
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Srinagar-Jammu highway closed for third day

Srinagar-Jammu highway closed for third day

Heavy snowfall continued to disrupt life for the third day on Saturday, a day after two Army troopers died of asphyxiation in their bunker near the Line of Control (LoC) in Nowgam sector in the valley. “Over four feet snow...
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8 Dead, 12 Injured in road accident in Doda

JAMMU: Eight persons were killed and 12 others injured when a matador skidded off the road and fell into a deep gorge in Doda district of Jammu and Kashmir, police said today. The ill-fated vehicle was on its way from...
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Highway tunnels: Panel asks executing agency to follow norms

Highway tunnels: Panel asks executing agency to follow norms

Jammu, Jan 15: The Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Assembly panel Tuesday asked the executing agency to meet all environmental norms while constructing a tunnel on the Jammu-Srinagar Highway in Udhampur district. The committee, headed by its chairman M Y Tarigam...
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