Cold wave continues to shiver Srinagar; dense fog affects normal life

Srinagar, Jan 15 (UNI) There was no respite from chilly weather conditions even as the minimum temperature settled over 5 degree below normal in the summer capital, Srinagar, where dense fog and frozen roads affected normal life in the morning. 

World famous Dal La

Air traffic remains suspended at Srinagar airport for 3rd day

Srinagar, Jan 5 (UNI) Air traffic remained suspended at Srinagar International Airport for the third day on Tuesday due to fresh snowfall and poor visibility.

Meanwhile, people alleged that due to closure of Srinagar-Jammu national highway and cancellation of fligh

Srinagar turns white briefly due to snowfall

Srinagar, Dec 29 (UNI) Srinagar, the summer capital of Union Territory (UT) of Jammu and Kashmir again turned white for a brief period on Tuesday due to fresh snowfall on Tuesday.

However, the upper reaches, including world famous ski resort of Gulmarg, Pahalgam, S

Srinagar witnesses coldest night, Drass freezes at minus 29, Kargil minus 21.2 degree

Srinagar, Dec 19 (UNI) Major parts of the world famous Dal Lake, particularly near banks and interior areas, were frozen after summer capital, Srinagar, recorded coldest night of the season so far when the minimum temperature witnessed further dip and settled at minus 6.6 degree

Srinagar, most areas in Kashmir records coldest night, sun out

Srinagar, Dec 16 (UNI) The summer capital, Srinagar, witnessed coldest night of the winter so far after the mercury recorded a further drop and settled at minus 4.8 degree while elsewhere in the Kashmir valley the minimum temperature was about two degrees to six degrees below nor

Srinagar-Jammu highway closed due to massive landslides

Srinagar, (UNI)

The 270-km-long Srinagar-Jammu national highway, connecting Kashmir valley with the rest of the country, was closed due to massive landslides and shooting stone, triggered by rain, a traffic police official said Friday morning. 


However, the nation

Security beefed up in Srinagar as Darbar Move offices reopen

Srinagar, (UNI)

Security forces have intensified searches and frisking to foil any attempt by militants to carry out attack in the summer, Srinagar, where the civil secretariat, the seat of Jammu and Kashmir government, re-opened on Monday.


Recently, Inspector Gen

CRPF pays tribute to Head Constable killed in Srinagar encounter

Srinagar, (UNI)

CRPF on Friday paid rich tribute to a Head Constable, who was killed in an overnight encounter with a militant in this summer capital.

A CRPF official said that all ranks of Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF), J&K police, BSF and SSB paid floral tribu

Militant killed in Srinagar encounter, operation underway

Srinagar, (UNI)

An unidentified militant was killed by Security forces in an encounter which ensued during a Cordon and Search Operation (CASO) in the outskirts of summer capital, Srinagar, a police spokesperson said on Friday. 


He further said the operation was s

Only stranded vehicles allowed on Kashmir highway

Srinagar, Only Kashmir-bound vehicles, which were stranded due to shooting stones and heavy traffic jam since Thursday, were on Friday allowed to move on the 270-km-long Srinagar-Jammu National Highway, connecting the valley with the rest of the country.Repair work was going on a war-footing afte