Eid-ul-Adha celebrated with religious fervor, no festivity in Kashmir

Srinagar, (UNI)

Eid-ul-Adha, known as festival of sacrifice, was on Saturday celebrated in with religious fervor in the Kashmir valley, where festivity was missing this time due to COVID-19 pandemic.

Thousands of sheep and goats were sacrificed across the Kashmir valley d

Major infiltration bid foiled; 5 militants, 1 soldier killed in Keran sector

Agencies, Srinagar, Five heavily-armed militants were killed as alert troops foiled a major infiltration bid from Pakistan occupied Kashmir (PoK) in Keran sector in the frontier district of Kupwara in north Kashmir on Sunday.

A soldier was also killed and two others were injured during

Pak violates ceasefire in Mankote, Mendhar sectors of Poonch, India retaliates

Jammu, Pakistan troops on Tuesday morning yet again violated the ceasefire by firing unprovoked along the Line of Control (LOC) in Mankote and Mendhar sectors of Poonch district in Jammu and Kashmir.India is retaliating to the unprovoked ceasefire violation.Defence spokesperson here said tha

One-way traffic continues on Kashmir highway, Leh NH to open next week

Srinagar,Vehicles would ply from Srinagar to Jammu on Monday as only one-way traffic continued to ply till further orders on the 270-km-long national highway, the road connecting Kashmir valley with the rest of the country.Sources said 434-km-long Srinagar-Leh highway would likely be thrown open

CASO launched in south Kashmir

Srinagar, Security forces on Thursday launched a Cordon and Search Operation (CASO) in south Kashmir district of Shopian, official sources said. They said troops of Rashtriya Rifles (RR), CRPF and Special Operation Group (SOG) of Jammu and Kashmir police launched a joint search at Aglar Zainpora,

Mansar to get twin clustered 400 meter long ropeway

Jammu, To attract more tourists to Mansar Lake in coming years, Jammu and Kashmir Government was all set to install twin clustered 400 meter long ropeway at famous tourist destination Mansar situated in Udhampur district of Jammu and Kashmir. 'Mansar is developing as famous destination a

Three HM militants killed by security forces in Kashmir

Srinagar, Three militants of Hizbul Mujahideen (HM), including a self styled commander, were killed by the Security Forces in an encounter in south Kashmir district of Pulwama on Wednesday, official sources said. The militants were identified as Jehangir Rafiq Wani, Omar Maqbook, both locals

Rescue operation continues to recover student buried under avalanche in Kashmir

Srinagar, Rescue operation continued for the third day on Monday to recover a student who went missing after a snow avalanche hit Gurez-Tulail area in north Kashmir district of Bandipora. According to the sources, the search operation was resumed at 0700 hours to rescue a student Javid Ahmad

High speed internet, broadband remain suspended in Kashmir

Srinagar, The high speed internet and broadband services remained suspended in the Kashmir valley since August 5, when Centre abrogated special status and divided the state into two Union Territories (UTs). However, 2G internet service on pre and post paid mobile phones of all cellular compa

India rejects Erdogan's support for Pakistan on Kashmir, asks Turkey not to interfere

New Delhi, India on Saturday rejected all references to Jammu and Kashmir made by Turkey President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and asked Turkey not to interfere in the internal affairs of the country. In response to queries regarding references to Jammu & Kashmir by Turkish President and the Tu