Doda

  • LS polls: Azad files nomination for Udhampur-Doda 25-03-2014 05:12 PM

    Jammu: Union Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad on Tuesday filed nomination papers for Udhampur-Doda parliamentary constituency, his maiden attempt to enter Lok Sabha from Jammu and Kashmir. Arriving at election office at Kathua in a procession, 65-year-old Azad was flanked by state Chief Minister Omar Abdullah and Pradesh Congress Chief...
  • J&K: Moderate quake jolts Doda-Bhaderwah belt, triggers panic 26-10-2013 12:51 PM

    A moderate intensity earthquake measuring 4.1 on the Richter Scale on Saturday jolted Doda district, particularly Bhaderwah mountainous valley triggering panic among the people. The quake hit the area around 5.34 AM on Saturday, a senior MeT official said. There was no loss of life or damage to property reported...
  • Earthquake measuring 4.6 hits Doda, Kishtwar; no casualties 06-09-2013 12:06 PM

    A moderate intensity earthquake, measuring 4.6 on the Richter scale, shook Doda and Kishtwar districts of Jammu and Kashmir on Friday morning, but there were no reports of loss of life or damage to property. According to the MeT department, the quake hit the Doda and Kishtwar region at around...
  • 4.4 quake hits Doda, Kishtwar, no casualties reported 03-09-2013 03:07 PM

    An earthquake of moderate intensity on Tuesday shook Kishtwar and Doda districts of Jammu and Kashmir, triggering panic among people. The quake, measuring 4.4 on the Richter scale, jolted the region at 1:36 pm, Met officials said. The epicentre of the quake was 33 km north of Kishtwar and 75...
  • J&K: Magnitude 5.2 earthquake jolts Kishtwar, Doda 03-08-2013 09:29 AM

    Jammu: A moderate intensity earthquake, measuring 5.2 on the Richter scale shook Jammu and Kashmir's Kishtwar and Doda districts and parts of the Valley on Saturday, a day after a similar quake hit the region. The quake, measuring 5.2 on the Richter scale, hit the area around 3:08 am on...
  • J&K: Police arrest main accused in rape and murder case of a minor girl 16-07-2013 07:36 AM

    Doda: Police have arrested a 32-year-old man for the alleged rape and murder of a 10-year-old girl in Doda in Jammu and Kashmir. Police said that the arrested person, identified as Tirath Singh, had allegedly kidnapped the girl on July 3. Police added that the accused had gone missing after...
  • Mild earthquake hits Bhaderwah, no casualties reported 10-06-2013 02:50 PM

    Bhaderwah: Two mild tremors shook Bhaderwah valley and adjoining areas in Doda-Kishtwar belt of Jammu and Kashmir on Monday morning. The first earthquake measuring 2.3 on the Richter scale hit Baderwah valley at 6:50 am and another measuring 2.7 on the scale shook the valley at 6:52 am, Met officials...
  • J&K: Five suspected militants arrested in Doda 24-05-2013 02:06 AM

    Jammu: Five suspected militants have been arrested with heavy arms and ammunition in connection with a botched plot to kill security personnel near Thathri Police Station in Doda district. The five suspected ultras named Abdul Rashid, Akhter Hussain, Mohammad Rafi, Altaf Hussain and Mohammad Yaqoob were arrested on Wednesday in...
  • Omar meets PM, seeks relief package for quake-hit people 18-05-2013 07:44 PM

    New Delhi: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Saturday called on Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and requested a special package for earthquake-hit districts of Doda and Kishtawar in Jammu region. During the meeting, the Chief Minister apprised the Prime Minister about the matters pertaining to peace and development...
  • JKNPP demands central team for providing quake relief 18-05-2013 12:37 AM

    Jammu: Jammu and Kashmir National Panthers Party (JKNPP) on Friday accused the state government of adopting "criminal negligence" towards the quake-affected people of the region and asked the Centre to rush a relief team. "The situation in erstwhile Doda district is highly alarming because of earthquake and aftershocks going on...
  • Chand visits quake-hit areas, reviews relief measures 17-05-2013 12:37 AM

    Jammu: A team of Jammu and Kashmir ministers headed by Deputy Chief Minister Tara Chand on Thursday visited the quake affected areas of Jammu region and took stock of relief and rehabilitation work. Chand, along with Minister for Rural Development, Ali Mohammad Sagar, and Minister of State for Health, Shabir...
  • Jammu and Kashmir: More tremors felt in Bhaderwah valley 15-05-2013 11:40 AM

    Bhaderwah: Three moderate intensity tremors shook Bhaderwah valley and adjoining areas of Doda-Kishtwar belt of Jammu in the wee hours on Wednesday, prompting authorities to once again shut schools in the region rattled by a series of quakes this month. However, there was no immediate report of any casualty or...
  • J&K quake: Edu institutions to remain close on Thursday 01-05-2013 10:25 PM

    Jammu: Authorities in the earthquake hit Doda and Kathua districts on Wednesday ordered closure of all educational institutions, keeping in view apprehension of aftershocks. As directed by District Development Commissioner (DDC), Kathua, all educational institutions of Bani, Lohai-Malhar, Billawar, Mahanpur, Basohli and Bhaddu will remain close on Thursday, an official...
  • J&K govt assures all help to quake victims 01-05-2013 08:35 PM

    Srinagar: The Jammu and Kashmir government on Wednesday assured all possible help to victims of the earthquake in Doda and Kishtwar districts. "The government will extend all support to the quake victims of Doda and Kishtwar districts," Rural Development Minister Ali Mohammad Sagar said. Necessary instructions had been issued to...
  • Zero infiltration along Indo-Pak border in 2011 03-01-2012 07:29 PM

    Jammu: Jammu and Kashmir recorded "zero infiltration" for the first time in 2011 despite several attempts along the Indo-Pak border, police said on Tuesday. "2011 is first year that has witnessed zero infiltration (along Indo-Pak border). There has been no infiltration anywhere along the border in Jammu region," IGP (Jammu...
  • Hindu Commander of Hizbul Killed in Jammu 27-07-2011 02:19 PM

    Jammu: The Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist killed in Jammu and Kashmir's Kishtwar district has been identified as Subash alias Wasif, a Hindu member of the militant group, an army spokesperson said on Wednesday. Police had said on Tuesday that the Hizbul commander killed after a gunfight in the forests of Kishtwar,...
  • Doda cloudburst: 3 feared dead, rescue work on 09-06-2011 04:34 PM

    Jammu: Search and rescue operations in cloudburst affected Assar-Bagger area of Doda district in Jammu and Kashmir continued on Thursday amid protest for immediate grant of compensation to the affected. People of the area launched a protest on Thursday morning disrupting the relief and rescue work, official sources said. "There...
  • Bus falls into river in J&K: 4 killed, 28 injured 04-11-2010 10:43 AM

    Srinagar: Four persons were killed and 28 critically injured in a tragic road accident as a passenger bus fell into a river in Doda district of Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday. The accident took place along the bridge of Chenab River as the bus skidded off the road and rolled...
  • J-K govt to reopen Doda-Himachal road 20-06-2010 09:20 AM

    The second key link road in Jammu which had been closed due to rising militancy for over two decades. ...
  • Girl power in the Valley as Army trains them to fire 20-05-2008 08:34 AM

    Lahore: While expressing its sympathies with the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) over the postponement of the Bangladesh's tour to Pakistan, the ICC has made it clear that it cannot interfere in any bilateral arrangement between two member nations. The PCB chairman and chief operating officer discussed the issue with the...
  • 'Terrorists' nearby, cops clueless 28-04-2007 07:10 PM

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