Heavy Snowfall In Kashmir Valley

Heavy Snowfall In Kashmir Valley

SRINAGAR: Heavy snowfall has been reported from the Kargil, Drass and Gulmarg areas in higher reaches of the Kashmir Valley, an official said here on Friday. “Till today (Friday) morning, around 70 cm of snowfall has been recorded in areas...
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Baramulla To Banihal – Rail Services From April

Baramulla To Banihal – Rail Services From April

Islamabad (Anantnag), Dec 27: The Northern Railways Thursday announced that Baramulla would be connected with Banihal by train in April next. “Banihal-Qazigund railway tunnel which is the largest in India is complete and by April next the train will chug...
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Cold wave grips Valley

Cold wave grips Valley

Fresh Snowfall In Upper Reaches Srinagar Dec 27: With Kashmir valley reeling under intense cold, upper reaches on Thursday received fresh snowfall even as MeT predicts more snow and rains in coming days. “Higher reaches of the Valley, including Gulmarg,...
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Protests halt trial run of India’s longest railway tunnel

Protests halt trial run of India’s longest railway tunnel

A trial run of the country’s longest railway tunnel, the Pir Panjal tunnel, which connects Kashmir Valley with the rest of the country, hit protest roadblock on Thursday. Hundreds of villagers at Hillar Shahabad in South Kashmir district of Anantang...
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‘2012 most peaceful year since eruption of militancy’

‘2012 most peaceful year since eruption of militancy’

Police data reveals zero incidents of violence in five Valley districts Srinagar, Dec 27: Steep decline in militancy-related incidents in the Valley continued through 2012, bringing the killings to all time low. Interestingly, five districts of the Valley did ...
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Snowfall Likely In Kashmir On New Year

Snowfall Likely In Kashmir On New Year

SRINAGAR: If you are planning to head to the Kashmir Valley to usher in the New Year, you are most likely to be greeted by snowfall. “There is a possibility of widespread snowfall in the Valley from December 29,” a...
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Kashmir’s willow bat industry anticipates huge sales during Indo-Pakistan Series

Kashmir’s willow bat industry anticipates huge sales during Indo-Pakistan Series

Anantnag (Jammu and Kashmir), Dec.25 (ANI): Manufacturers of willow cricket bats in Jammu and Kashmir rejoice as they expect a surge in enthusiasm for cricket resulting in huge sale of bats during the Twenty20 international between India and Pakistan. India...
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Skiing courses to begin soon in Gulmarg

Skiing courses to begin soon in Gulmarg

Indian Institute of Skiing and Mountaineering (IISM) will conduct six skiing courses in the Kashmir’s famous ski resort at Gulmarg. “We have planned six ski courses of two weeks each till mid March next year,” Principal of IISM J S...
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Pir Panjal Tunnel Ready To Link Kashmir Valley

Pir Panjal Tunnel Ready To Link Kashmir Valley

Train passengers in the Kashmir Valley can soon travel up to Banihal with railways today announcing completion of the key Qazigund-Banihal section which also comprises the longest transportation tunnel in the country built after a seven-year effort. Opening of...
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Will see how Delhi deals with protests: Hurriyat(G)

Will see how Delhi deals with protests: Hurriyat(G)

Srinagar Dec 24: Terming the Delhi gang rape rage as justified, Hurriyat Conference (G) Monday said what remains to be seen is whether authorities in New Delhi “would fire upoun the protestors or slap them with Public Safety Act as...
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