Qazigund

  • J&K: Top Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist killed in Qazigund 20-01-2014 08:22 PM

    A top Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist was killed in a gunbattle with security forces in Kashmir's Anantnag district on Monday. A self-styled district commander of Hizbul Mujahideen outfit, Javed Ahmad alias Salfi, was killed in the gunfight in Shamspora village at Qazigund, police said. Acting on a tip-off that some militants...
  • Anantnag: Police and locals clash after train runs over 2 people 18-08-2013 01:18 PM

    Anantnag: Clashes between police and residents of Qazigund took place in Anantnag district on Saturday evening after two senior citizens were run over by a train at a railway crossing. Angry villagers turned violent after the mishap, angry villagers turned violent. The situation has been brought under control. Two persons...
  • J&K: Pir Panjal tunnel, the longest in India, inaugurated by PM 26-06-2013 02:54 PM

    Banihal: After a long wait, the Pir Panjal tunnel, the country's most difficult and strategically important tunnel in Banihal near Jammu is ready and was inaugurated by Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Wednesday. It is 11 km long and is already being described as an engineering marvel. It is being...
  • J&K: PM Manmohan Singh inaugurates Pir Panjal rail tunnel 26-06-2013 12:44 PM

    Srinagar: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Wednesday inaugurated the 11-km Pir Panjal rail tunnel in Banihal. The tunnel will connect the Kashmir valley to rest of the county. It is believed to be India's longest and Asia's second longest tunnel. The tunnel has been constructed at an estimated cost of...
  • J&K: PM Manmohan Singh to inaugurate Pir Panjal rail tunnel 26-06-2013 09:50 AM

    Srinagar: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Wednesday will inaugurate the 11-km Pir Panjal rail tunnel in Banihal. The tunnel has been constructed at an estimated cost of Rs 1,300 crore and taken almost seven years to complete. It will reduce the distance between the Banihal-Qazigund section from 35 km (by...
  • PM, Sonia to launch rail link to Kashmir on June 25 15-06-2013 02:57 AM

    New Delhi: The much-awaited railway section linking Kashmir valley with rest of the country will be launched on June 25 when Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi jointly flag off the first train. The 18-km-long section between Banihal in Jammu and Qazigund in Kashmir will provide an...
  • Crucial Kashmir rail link to open 15-11-2010 05:01 PM

    Srinagar: The train link from Qazigund to Baramulla which was affected due to the 4 month long crisis will soon reopen. This popular 120-km long rail link was affected by the unrest in the Kashmir valley. It has been waiting for a green signal for the past four months. Protesters...
  • Kashmir to get train service from August 09-04-2008 05:25 PM

    New Delhi: Australian allrounder Andrew McDonald on Wednesday became the fifth player to be transferred during the IPL trading window, moving from Delhi Daredevils to Royal Challengers Bangalore. Andrew McDonald, the fast-medium bowling all-rounder from Australia, will move from Delhi Daredevils to Royal Challengers Bangalore, for the 2012 season of...