Five soldiers feared trapped in snow, National highway remains closed for third consecutive day

Five soldiers feared trapped in snow, National highway remains closed for third consecutive day

Five soldiers feared trapped in snow Kashmir freezes at sub-zero temperatures Flight operations remain suspended at Srinagar Jammu-Srinagar highway remains closed for third consecutive day Five soldiers went missing in two separate snow-linked incidents near the Line of Control in...
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Jammu & Kashmir erupts in protest against US decision on Jerusalem

Jammu & Kashmir erupts in protest against US decision on Jerusalem

Massive protest rallies were held across Jammu and Kashmir on Friday against the controversial US decision declaring Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, even as congregational prayers were disallowed by the government at historic Jamia Masjid in Downtown Srina...
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If it’s a fight between you and them, why bring families in between?: Parents of active militants

If it’s a fight between you and them, why bring families in between?: Parents of active militants

The families of at least 30 active local militants have told the police that they have no contact with their sons since they left their homes to join the militant ranks. A source told Kashmir Post that the family members...
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With three more H1N1 deaths at SKIMS toll reaches 11

With three more H1N1 deaths at SKIMS toll reaches 11

Three patients have died of H1N1 influenza at Sher-e-Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences (SKIMS) here in the past 48 hours, taking the death toll due to the influenza to 11 this season. An official source said that a man from...
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State drops stone-pelting cases against 4,327 youth

State drops stone-pelting cases against 4,327 youth

On recommendations of DGP-headed panel, CM orders withdrawal Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti today ordered the withdrawal of stone-throwing cases against 4,327 youth. The decision came after the recommendation of a high-powered committee headed by the Director G...
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Farooq Abdullah provokes again, says ‘Forget PoK, raise Indian flag in Srinagar first’

Farooq Abdullah provokes again, says ‘Forget PoK, raise Indian flag in Srinagar first’

Former J&K chief minister Farooq Abdullah on Monday dared the government of India to hoist tri-colour at LalChowk in Srinagar before talking about unfurling it in Pakistan-administered Kashmir. Abdullah’s remarks drew criticism from the BJP, with deputy ...
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Winter sets in, city’s overnight temperature drops to -3.1°C

Winter sets in, city’s overnight temperature drops to -3.1°C

The minimum temperature overnight in the city plunged to minus 3.1 degrees Celsius as residents face the early arrival of winter’s cold. The overnight minimum temperature in the city made it one of the coldest November nights of Srinagar in...
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Amnesty on cards for first time Stone-Pelters, Govt amy withdraw cases against abettors

Amnesty on cards for first time Stone-Pelters, Govt amy withdraw cases against abettors

The scheme is likely to be announced as a show of good faith ahead of interlocutor Dineshwar Sharma’s second visit to Jammu and Kashmir later this month. The government is likely to announce an amnesty scheme for stone pelters in...
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K C Pant to Padgaonkar, What earlier panels achieved in Kashmir since 2001?

K C Pant to Padgaonkar, What earlier panels achieved in Kashmir since 2001?

The Vajpayee and Manmohan Singh governments appointed several committees and interlocutors to hold talks with people and organisations in J&K.  The Centre’s Special Representative Dineshwar Sharma, a former chief of the Intelligence Bureau, made his fir...
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To defuse tensions between the nuclear-armed neighbours, US pressing India, Pak for dialogue

To defuse tensions between the nuclear-armed neighbours, US pressing India, Pak for dialogue

The US is quietly nudging Pakistan and India to re-engage as the Trump administration seeks to defuse tensions between the nuclear-armed neighbours, according to a media report. Americas objective to normalise ties between the two South Asian rivals is part...
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