Kashmir

  • Mirwaiz downplays Geelani's claim of meeting emissaries sent by Modi 19-04-2014 10:50 PM

    A major rift within Kashmiri separatists after hardliner Syed Ali Shah Geelani claimed that BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi sent emissaries to discuss a possible resolution to Kashmir. The BJP rubbished the claims but the stronger protest came from other separatists who lashed out at Geelani, calling him a...
  • Reports of Modi sending emissaries to Geelani is baseless: Rajanth 19-04-2014 04:43 PM

    Bharatiya Janata Party President Rajanth Singh said the report of party's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi sending emissaries to hardline Kashmiri separatist Syed Ali Shah Geelani is baseless. Rajanth said, "I have spoken to Narendra Modi. The news of sending emissaries is absolutely baseless." ...
  • Geelani's allegations against Narendra Modi baseless, claims BJP 19-04-2014 02:32 PM

    While hardline Kashmiri separatist Syed Ali Shah Geelani has claimed that he turned down the offer of two Kashmiri Pandits who approached him on behalf of Narendra Modi seeking help to work out a solution to the Kashmir issue, the BJP has categorically rejected the report as a bunch of...
  • Watch: 103-year-old casts his vote 17-04-2014 04:38 PM

    103-year-old voter, Masu Ram from Heeranagar, Jammu, tells us why we should exercise our franchise. ...
  • News 360: Ex-coal secy releases book on Coalgate, wants CBI probe 14-04-2014 08:24 PM

    The former coal secretary, PC Parakh, has now demanded that the Prime Minister's role be probed by the CBI. He claimed that the PM's authority was undermined and he allowed it to happen. In his tell-all book 'Crusader or Conspirator? Coalgate and other Truths', to be released on Tuesday, Parakh...
  • Mehbooba Mufti praises Vajpayee but rules out alliance with NDA 26-03-2014 05:19 PM

    PDP Chief Mehbooba Mufti has praised Atal Bihari Vajpayee for bringing development to Kashmir and expressed hope that Narendra Modi continues his legacy. ...
  • CJ Mushtaq highlights lack of safe drinking water supply in Srinagar 24-03-2014 11:22 AM

    CJ Mushtaq Khan highlights the condition of unhygienic drinking water supply in the heart of Srinagar city in Jammu and Kashmir. The area called Telbal is a short distance from CM Omar Abdullah's residence, Says CJ. In the absence of clean driking water supply, the residents are forced to fetch...
  • Avalanche alert J&K, connectivity, electricity, water supply hit 13-03-2014 10:06 AM

    Several people have been evacuated from the valley. People have lost their houses to avalanches in Kashmir. Road connectivity, electricity and water supply have been affected. There has also been water logging in many parts of the valley. Met department has predicted that the snowfall will continue. ...
  • Watch: It's March, but Shimla, Kashmir are still covered with snow 12-03-2014 10:25 AM

    Tourists are having a great time as snowfall hasn't ended even as March begins. While Shimla received moderate snowfall on March 11, Kashmir received heavy snowfall. ...
  • Fresh snowfall reported in J&K, traffic suspended on Jammu highway 11-03-2014 10:38 AM

    Unseasonal rains across north and west India have led to massive crop damage. The Met department has warned that Srinagar and Jammu could see heavy snowfall and rain in the next 48 hours which could lead to traffic trouble in the area. ...
  • CJ Expose: Official caught red handed while taking bribe 02-03-2014 05:13 PM

    CJ's Mushtaq Khan and Asif Shafi blew lid on corrupt practices of officials in Jammu and Kashmir. All this with the help of a mobile phone. They caught officials taking bribe on tape and reported the same to state vigilance department ensuring that the corrupt officials are behind bars. ...
  • The Citizen Journalist Show 02-03-2014 04:53 PM

    This week, CJ's showcase the power of a mobile phone by exposing corrupt officials pocketing bribe. Also, transgenders fight for their voting rights ahead of the crucial Lok Sabha polls, builder-buyer issues, your pictures and much more. ...
  • The Citizen Journalist Show 01-03-2014 01:23 PM

    Coming up on the CJ show this week: Citizens use mobile phones to expose corruption in govt offices,Transgenders pick up the CJ mike to demand their voting rights, your pictures and much more. Watch the show on Saturday at 9:30 PM. ...
  • People across Indo-Pak border rejoice as bus service at LoC resumes 03-02-2014 09:44 AM

    People across the India-Pakistan border are heaving a sigh of relief with the bus service at LoC resuming after two week's deadlock between the two nations. ...
  • Congress a sinking ship, Omar should join BJP: Ramdev 01-02-2014 03:38 PM

    Yoga expert Baba Ramdev tells CNN-IBN that it will be advantageous for the National Conference to join the BJP and Narendra Modi. His remark comes just days after NC leader Omar Abdullah hinted at a possible split with the Congress. ...
  • CJ Show: Parents of a slain soldier fight for their rights 26-01-2014 09:41 PM

    Col Kawar Bhardwaj's son captain Umang Bhardwaj died while battling the terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir. After the death of his son, he and his wife Shiksha were promised a petrol pump allotment and some land to build a statue in the memory of their late son. Many years have...
  • CJ Show: Inspiring the young to join the armed forces 25-01-2014 07:45 PM

    CJ Anuradha Gore, a mother of a martyred soldier who died fighting the enemy on the front-line is now on a mission to inspire the young children towards defense services. Watch her story ...
  • J&K: Victims' families condemn Army order to close Pathribal fake encounter 25-01-2014 10:48 AM

    Fourteen years after five villagers were killed and passed off as foreign militants who killed 35 Sikhs in Kashmir, the Army has closed the Pathribal fake encounter case saying that the court marshal proceedings could not establish charges against five Army personnel named in the case. ...
  • Watch: Snowfall brings cheer to tourists in Srinagar 23-01-2014 12:20 PM

    Snowfall may have brought the blues for Srinagar residents, but tourists aren't complaining. "This is the first time that we've come here and I'm glad that we got to play in the snow," said a tourist. "I've been to Amarnath twice but we never experienced snowfall. We're having a great...
  • Watch: Srinagar receives 8 inches of snow 22-01-2014 12:45 PM

    Srinagar has received eight inches of snow snapping power lines on Tuesday and Wednesday. The Jawahar tunnel has been snowed in as well. ...
  • Jammu and Kashmir are no longer pushovers 15-01-2014 09:11 PM

    For the first time in their history, Jammu and Kashmir reached the quarter-finals of the Ranji Trophy, showing plenty of spunk and spark on the way. ...
  • CJ Show: Your best pictures of 2013 12-01-2014 06:50 PM

    Citizen from across the country sent us pictures highlighting different facets of their everyday lives. Here are some of the best pictures we received in 2013. ...
  • J&K: Woman forced to deliver outside hospital in snow 11-01-2014 09:02 PM

    In yet another shocking incident of medical negligence, a woman was forced to deliver her child in a snow filled compound of a hospital in subzero temperatures in Srinagar. The incident took place at Kukroosa village in Kupwara district near Srinagar when the hospital staff and doctors failed to arrive...
  • Srinagar continues to freeze, Jammu-Srinagar highway closed again 09-01-2014 03:49 PM

    It is yet another snowy day in the valley with Srinagar receiving 2-3 inches of snow, in the hinterland we have received 1-2 feet of snow. Jammu and Kashmir highway has been closed again due to which inter district traffic has been affected. Met department has predicted snow will continue...
  • Prashant Bhushan's remarks on J&K triggers row 06-01-2014 09:08 PM

    AAP leader Prashant Bhushan has sparked a row after endorsing a referendum on army deployment in Kashmir. Bhushan, who blamed the news channels for twisting his remarks, came under intense fire by parties like the BJP and Congress. However, after facing flak he was forced to clarify saying his statement...
  • CJ Muzaffar talks about his reports having an impact in Kashmir 06-01-2014 11:18 AM

    CJ Muzaffar Bhat has highlighted various issues facing Kashmir on the Citizen Journalist show. Many of his reports have held powerful to account and exposed government wrong doings in the valley. ...
  • CJ report results in better road connectivity in Ladakh 06-01-2014 10:32 AM

    CJ Tashi Namgyal has highlighted many issues facing Ladakh town. His reports have yielded positive results as the road connectivity among other issues have been improved after Tashi took up the issue on the Citizen Journalist show. ...
  • Watch: Gulmarg hills covered with 3 to 5 feet of snow 24-12-2013 01:48 PM

    In the Gulmarg range of forests, 3 to 5 feet of snow has accumulated in the mountains. In the plains of Gulmarg, 1 foot of snow has become quite an attraction for the tourists. ...
  • Cold wave in North India leaves tourists stranded 23-12-2013 10:16 PM

    Northern India was fully in the grip of cold weather conditions with widespread snowfall in the hilly areas even as the winter claimed its first casualties in Jammu and Kashmir where two teenage girls lost their lives after being trapped beneath an avalanche. The traffic movement on 300-km long Jammu...
  • Watch: Srinagar gets first snowfall of the season 23-12-2013 10:27 AM

    Northern India was fully in the grip of cold weather conditions with widespread snowfall in the hilly areas even as the winter claimed its first casualties in Jammu and Kashmir where two teenage girls lost their lives after being trapped beneath an avalanche. In Jammu, traffic came to a halt...