Jammu And Kashmir

  • J&K: Haj flights to begin form September 20, says Peerzada 6 hours 17 minutes ago

    Jammu: Haj flights from the state will resume from Saturday and around 3,750 people are expected to fly to Saudi Arabia for the pilgrimage, Jammu and Kashmir's Minister for Hajj and Auqaf Peerzada Mohammad Sayed said on Wednesday. "The flight for 3,575 Hajjis would be started from September, 20 and...
  • J&K: 3 national highways leading to Kashmir Valley opened 6 hours 16 minutes ago

    Srinagar: The life in flood-hit Kashmir region is limping back to normal as vehicular traffic to the Valley has been restored through three national highways facilitating the resumption of supplies at a massive scale. The national highways -- Mughal Road, Srinagar-Jammu and Kishtwar-Sinthan have been thrown open for traffic, a spokesman...
  • J&K floods: Srinagar residents reluctant to leave home, fear dacoity 7 hours 3 minutes ago

    Residents of many localities of Srinagar are reluctant to leave their home as they fear their house being looted in their absence. ...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories 7 hours 29 minutes ago

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  • India @ 9 with Anubha Bhonsle 7 hours 34 minutes ago

    Catch the day's top stories with Anubha Bhonsle on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Xi Jinping, Modi sign twin city pact for Ahmedabad, Guangzhou 8 hours 15 minutes ago

    It was Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 64th birthday and also the first day of the Chinese President Xi Jinping's 3-day visit to India. India and China also signed two key pacts on Wednesday: to set up an industrial park in Ahmedabad and for cultural exchanges between Ahmedabad and the Guangzhou...
  • India, China hold second flag meet on troops' face-off in Ladakh's Chumar sector 8 hours 49 minutes ago

    New Delhi: India and China on Wednesday held a flag meeting to discuss the situation in Chumar sector of Ladakh where troops of both the sides are engaged in a face-off situation. The Brigadier-level flag meeting was held at a border personnel meeting point in Chushul, where the issue of intrusion...
  • University of Mumbai donates Rs 25 lakh for J&K flood victims 9 hours 18 minutes ago

    Mumbai: The University of Mumbai donated an amount of Rs 25 lakh on Wednesday to the Prime Minister's National Relief Fund to rehabilitate victims of devastating floods in the state of Jammu and Kashmir. University of Mumbai's Vice Chancellor Rajan Welukar met Maharashtra Governor and Chancellor of the University Ch...
  • Union Minister Harsh Vardhan congratulates Network18 journalist for saving over 300 lives during J&K floods 14 hours 20 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan congratulated Network 18 journalist Riffat Abdullah for saving more than 300 lives in the flood-ravaged Jammu and Kashmir. Vardhan tweeted, "Touched by reports of Network 18 journalist Riffat Abdullah's bravery during Srinagar floods which led to 300+ lives being saved. Keep it up." More than...
  • Narendra Modi launches pension scheme in Gujarat on his 64th birthday 14 hours 53 minutes ago

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi met his mother on Wednesday in Gandhinagar seeking her blessings on his 64th birthday. Modi launched a pension scheme in the state and requested his well wishers to keep his birthday a low key event and give out as much help as was possible to the...
  • Ujjain: 13 VHP, Bajrang Dal activists arrested for attacking Vikram University V-C 16 hours 48 minutes ago

    Ujjain: Thirteen Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) and Bajrang Dal activists were arrested on Wednesday in connection to the commotion caused by a group of allegedly right wing activists at the University of Ujjain in Madhya Pradesh. Vice Chancellor of Vikram University Jawahar Kaul suffered a minor attack and had to...
  • Phone connectivity restored in most parts of J&K, problems persist in Srinagar: BSNL 19 hours 1 minutes ago

    Phone connectivity has been restored in most parts of Jammu and Kashmir. But problems persist in Srinagar. "The main town of Srinagar is still having problems because main switching machines are under water. Otherwise the situation is normal in the whole valley," said BSNL CMD AN Rai. ...
  • Aftermath of J&K floods: Residents struggle to get back to normalcy 20 hours 10 minutes ago

    Bemina: Relief operations continue across the flood-hit Jammu and Kashmir. After the massive floods, people in the valley are slowly trying to cope with their lives in trying conditions. Some of the major challenges that the rescue teams and the residents are facing are heavy waterlogging, sewage spilling on to...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories Yesterday

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  • J&K floods: Air India sends 21 lifeboats from New York to Srinagar free of cost 9 hours 21 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Air India has transported 21 lifeboats from New York to Srinagar free of cost to aid the ongoing rescue and relief operations in flood-ravaged Jammu and Kashmir. The 21 inflatable boats in a 100 kg consignment were given by "a good samaritan" and flown in the direct New York-Delhi...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey Yesterday

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • J&K floods: IAF chopper proves saviour for 5-year-old girl Yesterday

    Jammu: For five-year-old Saira Bilal who sustained critical head injury when her family was shifting from their flooded house to safety in Anantnag town of South Kashmir last week, an Indian Air Force (IAF) chopper came as a "true saviour". "It was a helicopter (of IAF) that became a true saviour...
  • News 360: BJP gets bypoll shock before assembly polls in Maharashtra, Haryana Yesterday

    The 33 Assembly and 3 Lok Sabha seats bypoll results have surely come as a big shocker for the ruling BJP at the Centre. After a resounding victory in the Lok Sabha elections in May, the Prime Minister Narendra Modi led BJP has tasted its first major defeat. The biggest...
  • Snapshot: IAF Chief oversees rescue, relief operations in flood-hit J&K Yesterday

    The Chairman, Chiefs of Staff Committee (COSC) and Chief of the Air Staff (CAS) Air Chief Marshal Arup Raha visited the flood affected areas of Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday and carried out aerial recce of both north and south Kashmir. ...
  • J&K floods: In this Pulwama village, epidemic fears loom large as authorities look away Yesterday

    The Jammu-Srinagar Highway has finally reopened after the devastating floods. Authorities continue to distribute relief material. The big priority is food, drinking water and essential medical supplies, but sanitation and hygiene remains a big problem. Mufti Islah sends us a ground report from a village in Pulwama. ...
  • J&K floods: What do victims need? Yesterday

    Over two lakh people have been rescued in the flood-ravaged Jammu and Kashmir but the big challenge ahead was to supply food and relief to the people. The locals continue to battle with uncertainity without the basics and have accused the government of ignoring their plight. ...
  • Kashmir: Bemina, the place where floods stuck first Yesterday

    Bemina was the first place where the floods hit and there was complete destruction. The water has receded to an extent now but people continue to live in extremely unhygienic conditions. ...
  • In flood-hit Srinagar, it's raining burglars and thieves Yesterday

    Srinagar: Leaving his family behind at a relief camp, Gulzar Ahmed swims every night to reach his house in inundated Gogji Bagh area and sleeps there to ensure that his belongings are safe. As the ravaging flood of Kashmir has emptied the city of its dwellers, the burglars in Srinagar...
  • J&K government releases additional Rs 100 crore each to Kashmir, Jammu Yesterday

    Jammu: The Omar Abdullah government on Tuesday placed Rs 100 crore each at the disposal of the Divisional Commissioners of Kashmir and Jammu for temporary restoration of infrastructure. According to an official spokesman, the fresh grant is in addition to the already released Rs 100 crore each for Jammu and Kashmir...
  • Ujjain: University V-C attacked for appeal to help Kashmir flood victims Yesterday

    Ujjain: A group of alleged right wing activists went on the rampage at a university in Ujjain in Madhya Pradesh over an aid appeal for victims of devastating floods in Jammu and Kashmir, the vice chancellor said on Tuesday. The mob of young men stormed the Vikram University campus on Monday,...
  • Srinagar resident's premonition about floods came true hours later Yesterday

    Srinagar: Tawheed Bazaz, 35, a resident of Srinagar, had a premonition that the flood waters which had inundated the city centre, Lal Chowk, early last Sunday, would also reach their Mandir Bagh locality. "It came true just hours later as the muddy flood waters made their first appearance in our...
  • People live in unhygenic conditions in Bemina, the first place in J&K to be hit by floods Yesterday

    CNN-IBN travelled to Bemina in Srinagar which was the first place to be hit by the floods. The water has receded to an extent, but people are living in extremely unhygienic conditions. ...
  • Two weeks after floods ravaged J&K, locals still await food, relief Yesterday

    Srinagar: Over two lakh people have been rescued in the flood-ravaged Jammu and Kashmir but the big challenge ahead was to supply food and relief to the people. The locals continue to battle with uncertainity without the basics and have accused the government of ignoring their plight. Indian Air Force...
  • Train services get back on track slowly in flood-hit Jammu & Kashmir 2 days ago

    Train services have started in the flood-hit state of Jammu & Kashmir after almost nine days. The train services have resumed from Srinagar to Baramullah. And the line from Srinagar to Banihaal will resuem in 10 to 20 days. ...
  • J&K floods: Delhi BJP, IMA to send 200 doctors, 400 paramedics 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Delhi BJP in collaboration with Indian Medical Association will soon send 200 doctors and 400 paramedical staff to flood ravaged Jammu and Kashmir. "With the joint efforts of BJP Delhi Pradesh Doctor Cell and the Indian Medical Association, around 200 doctors and 400 paramedical staff will be sent...