Uri

  • Indo-Pak officials likely to meet next month on LoC trade 27-02-2014 06:31 PM

    India and Pakistani officials are likely to meet in New Delhi next month to review Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) for trade along the Line of Control in the wake of the row over arrest of a truck driver hailing from Pakistan-occupied-Kashmir (PoK) for allegedly smuggling 'brown sugar' worth Rs.100 crore....
  • J&K: Pakistan fires at the Uri sector, kills one Indian Army JCO 28-10-2013 09:34 AM

    Srinagar: Pakistan violated ceasefire yet again on Monday along the Line of Control in the Uri sector. An Indian Army Junior Commissioned Officer was killed in the firing by Pakistani troops. The Srinagar-Muzaffarabad bus service has been suspended for Monday following the incident. The Army is ascertaining if it was...
  • Power restored in some parts of Kashmir 09-01-2012 12:25 PM

    Srinagar: Freezing cold prevailed in Kashmir Valley on Monday where Gulmarg recorded a low of minus 14.5 degree Celsius but there was some respite for people of the city and parts of north Kashmir as electricity was restored after three days. Communication woes, however, continued for the people of the...
  • Snowfall and powercuts, that's Kashmir's story 08-01-2012 04:01 PM

    Srinagar: After Saturday's heavy snowfall, things have really frozen in Srinagar, with mercury recording -5.5 in Srinagar but in Gulmarg its -17. Other places are also frozen. But that's not the only worry that Srinagar residents face. Their real worry is that of the power connection. There's been absolutely no...
  • J&K: Heavy snowfall worsens power situation 08-01-2012 12:55 PM

    Srinagar: At least a hundred vehicles were stranded on the Jammu-Srinagar National Highway on Sunday as heavy snowfall forced authorities to close the road down. Extreme weather also triggered a major power supply failure for over 24 hours in the valley as heavy rains affected transmission lines in the Pir...
  • J&K power crisis: Separatist Yasin Malik arrested 06-01-2012 03:40 PM

    Srinagar: Separatist leader Yasin Malik and six others were arrested in Srinagar on Friday. They were protesting over the death of a Kashmiri youth in CISF firing on Monday. Kashmir has been reeling under day-long power cuts for the past several weeks. The massive load shedding led to a series...
  • J&K power crisis: Civil society calls for bandh 06-01-2012 11:23 AM

    Srinagar: Civil society groups, under the banner of the Kashmir Economic Alliance, have called for a bandh in Srinagar on Friday to protest against the ongoing power crisis in the state. Shops remained closed and most vehicles stayed off the roads on Friday due to the bandh. Meanwhile, separatists have...
  • J&K CISF firing: Omar promises stern action 03-01-2012 08:49 PM

    Srinagar: A day after a boy was killed in CISF firing in Uri, both Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah and the Opposition leader Mehbooba Mufti visited Altaf's family on Tuesday. The light has gone out of Bashir Ahmed's life forever, his son Altaf, a class 12 student was...
  • Kashmir reels under power crisis 03-01-2012 03:24 PM

    Uri: After months of lull and calm, storm brewed again on the streets of Kashmir, this time over heavy power cuts. A young man was killed and three others wounded when the CISF fired at people protesting against the heavy load shedding in the state near Uri on Monday. The...
  • J&K CISF firing: Omar meets victim's family 03-01-2012 12:04 PM

    Srinagar: A day after a young man was killed in CISF firing in Uri, in Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Tuesday, met the grieving family along with the CISF Director General. Promising strict punishment to the offenders, the Chief Minister said that the government will look into...
  • 30 hrs gunbattle ends in Kashmir's Uri district 31-08-2010 09:45 AM

    Jammu: After more than 30 hours of fierce gunbattle, the Uri encounter ended. All nine infiltrators have been killed and the bodies have been handed over to the police. It is the biggest infiltration bid foiled this year. Twelve AK rifles, five GPS units, two satellite phones, one mobile phone,...
  • Kashmiris' endless wait to see loved ones in PoK 22-03-2008 03:54 PM

    Melbourne: The captain of Shane Warne's new Twenty20 team, the Melbourne Renegades, says the Big Bash League must get major Indian players involved in the revamped Australian tournament for it to rival the Indian Premier League. Along with Warne, the Big Bash has attracted former Test opener Matthew Hayden and...
  • 15 killed as avalanches hit Kashmir 10-01-2008 03:17 PM

    Mumbai: The 2011 World Cup final had a false start after there was confusion at the toss with Sri Lankan skipper Kumar Sangakkara apparently losing the toss before claiming that he had not called at all. Indian skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni spun the coin and Sangakkara was seen to call...
  • Long, hard road to school in Kashmir 24-06-2007 11:23 AM

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  • Beware! Net banking may rob you 01-02-2007 07:07 PM

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  • Uri women struggle sans purdah 08-10-2006 10:31 AM

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  • Survivors struggle to rebuild lives 07-10-2006 10:47 PM

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