City and Neighbourhood

27 cross sides via peace bus

SRINAGAR: Ten fresh guests from Pakistan occupied Kashmir (PoK) arrived here on Monday while four Kashmiri residents crossed over to the other side of the Line of Control (LoC) in the weekly Karvan-e...

Despite tense situation Karvan-e-Aman bus leave for POK

Srinagar, Dec 17: The Karvan-e-Aman bus, operating between Srinagar and Muzaffarabad, capital of Pakistan Occupied Kashmir (POK), left here on Monday morning to cross over to other side of the Line o...

2-Day Workshop On ‘Intellectual Property Rights’ In Aurangabad From Dec 21

Aurangabad, Maharashtra, Dec 16: A two-day workshop on ‘Intellectual Property Rights’ (IPR), organised by the Chamber of Marathwada Industries and Agriculture's (CMIA) Marathwada Accelerator for Grow...

Gurdwara gutted in fire in south Kashmir

Srinagar, Dec 16: A Gurdwara was gutted in a massive fire that broke out on Sunday in south Kashmir district of Anantnag. Meanwhile, All Parties Sikh Coordination Committee (APSCC) chairman Jagmo...

IUST, CUK postpone all exams on Monday

Srinagar, Dec 16: Islamic University of Science and Technology (IUST) and Central University of Kashmir (CUK) have postponed examinations scheduled to be held on Monday in view of the strike called b...

Army asks people not to march to its Srinagar HQ

Srinagar, Dec 16: The Army on Sunday advised people not to march to its headquarters here on Monday in response to a call by separatists following the killing of seven civilians a day earlier. "Se...

Famous ‘Sunday Market’ in Srinagar closed due to strike

Srinagar, Dec 16: The famous ‘Sunday Market’ was closed on Sunday as the vendors have not put up their stalls in the summer capital, Srinagar, in view of the strike called by separatist against the d...

Police Constable Killed In Road Accident On Srinagar Outskirts

Srinagar, Dec 16: A police constable was killed in a road accident on the Srinagar-Jammu National Highway on the city outskirts, official sources said here. They said motorcycle met with an accide...

Top 5 Gadgets That Grabbed Eyeballs In India In 2018

New Delhi, Dec 16: From high-end tablets to powerful cameras, the year 2018 saw some cool gadgets arriving in India. Here are the top 5 picks from the lot. 1. Apple Watch Series 4 Call it the gua...

BJP, Congress skip Delhi Assembly silver jubilee celebration

New Delhi, Dec 16: The silver jubilee celebration of the Delhi Assembly on Saturday remained an all-AAP MLA event, with both Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and Congress boycotting the event. In his ...

Bloody Saturday: 7 civilians, 3 militants, 1 soldier killed in Valley (Roundup)

Srinagar, Dec 16: It was a blood-soaked Saturday in Kashmir in which 11 persons, including seven civilians, an Army soldier and three militants, were killed and over three dozen civilian protesters s...

Separatist Shutdown Paralyses Life In Kashmir Valley

Srinagar, Dec 16: A shutdown called by separatists on Sunday to protest the civilian killings a day before in Pulwama district, has paralysed life across the Kashmir Valley. The shutdown has been ...

India expresses reservations at climate summit

Katowice (Poland), Dec 16: India has expressed its reservation over the lack of equity in the rules relating to global stock-take in the rulebook that implements the 2015 Paris Climate Change Agreeme...

Govt committed to ensure drugs' quality, safety not compromised

New Delhi, Dec 16: The Government is committed to ensuring that the quality, safety and efficacy of drugs are not compromised. With this view, the Government has taken a series of measures, includ...

Train service remains suspended for security reasons in Kashmir

Srinagar, Dec 16: Train service remained suspended for the second successive day on Sunday for security reasons in Kashmir valley, where separatists have called for a strike against the death of seve...

Srinagar records season's coldest night

Srinagar, Dec 16: Srinagar on Sunday recorded the season's coldest night at minus 5.6 degrees Celsius, the weather office said. A thin crust of frozen water covered many places inside the Dal Lake...

Pulwama Encounter Update: 11 killed in J&K gunfight, clashes

Srinagar, Dec 15: Three militants and a soldier were killed on Saturday during a gunfight in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district, while seven civilians died in subsequent clashes in the area, polic...

Nandita upset over 'Manto' not reaching Pakistan

Mumbai, Dec 15: Indian actress-filmmaker Nandita Das says she is disappointed that her film "Manto" will not be releasing in Pakistan. "Disappointed that ‘Manto' will not be seen in theatres in Pa...

10 killed in J&K gunfight, clashes

Srinagar, Dec 15: Three militants and a soldier were killed on Saturday during a gunfight in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district, while six other civilians died in subsequent clashes in the area, po...

Two militants reportedly killed, 2 SF jawan injured in Pulwama encounter

Srinagar, Dec 15: Two militants were reportedly killed and two security force personnel injured on Saturday in an encounter in south Kashmir district of Pulwama. Mobile internet service has been s...

One killed, several injured in security force action in Pulwama

Srinagar, Dec 15: A youth was killed and several others were injured when security forces opened fire, burst teargas shells and resorted to lathicharge to disperse demonstrators who hit the streets i...

Nepal bans Indian currency notes above Rs 100

New Delhi, Dec 14: The Nepal government has declared the use of Indian currency notes of Rs 2,000, Rs 500 and Rs 200 denominations illegal in the country. So, the government has decided to ban the...

Pak again violates ceasefire on LoC in Poonch, Army retaliates

Jammu, Dec 14 : Pakistani Army yet again violated the ceasefire on Friday by firing unprovoked on the Line of Control in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir. "Pakistani Army this morning fired un...

Pak breaches LoC in Poonch

JAMMU: Pakistani troops yet again violated the ceasefire on Thursday by resorting to firing on forward posts near two villages along the Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch district, which was strongly r...

Pak violates ceasefire on LoC in Poonch

Jammu, Dec 13: In yet another incident of ceasefire violation, Pakistan fired unprovoked on the Line of Control in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir. "Pakistani Army this early morning at aroun...

Two militants reportedly killed in Sopore encounter

Baramulla, Dec 13: Two militants were reportedly killed on Thursday by security forces in an encounter which ensued during Cordon and Search Operation (CASO) in apple township of Sopore in this north...