Jammu & Kashmir

Tourism deptt participates in International events for attracting foreigners

Tourism deptt participates in International events for attracting foreigners

With a view to attracting the foreigners in large numbers and showcase the tourism potential of the state in the global market the Department of Tourism participates in International events. In this regard, the department has sponsored/participated in the following 06 international events of tourism promotion in the last two years. Officials say, “The Tourism

Kupwara search operation called off after seven days

The week-long search operation launched by the government forces in Zurhama and Keran forests to nab the militants has been called off without successs, police said on Wednesday. The operation was launched in a vast area to nab the militants who attacked and killed two army soldiers and injured four others in Zurhama and Keran

Night temperatures improve throughout Jammu and Kashmir

Night temperatures improved on Wednesday throughout Jammu and Kashmir due to partial cloud cover, the Met said. “The present dry weather is likely to continue till Saturday or Sunday,” an official of the MET department said. Night temperatures improve throughout Jammu and Kashmir Night temperatures improved on Wednesday throughout Jammu and Kashmir due to partial

Train service resumes in Kashmir

Train services resumed on Tuesday after remaining suspended for a day due to security reasons in the Kashmir valley, where separatists had called for a general strike to express solidarity with the detenues, lodged in different jails within and outside the state. ‘We have resumed all train runs in the Kashmir valley today,’ a senior

Night temperatures improve in Jammu region, Ladakh coldest

Night temperatures improved in the Jammu region while temperatures in Ladakh dropped to below freezing point, a Met department official said on Saturday. The night’s lowest temperature in Leh and Kargil towns was minus 6.4 and minus 6.0 degree Celsius respectively. “At minus 6.4 degrees Celsius, Leh town was the coldest in Jammu and Kashmir

11 illegal clinics sealed in central Kashmir

As many as 11 illegal clinics have been sealed during fresh raids in the central Kashmir district of Badgam, an official spokesman said here this evening. He said Chief Medical Officer Budgam, Dr Ghulam Mohammad Dar, has asked illegal clinical establishments set up at various medical blocks in the district to shut down immediately or

SI, militant killed in Srinagar shoot-out

SRINAGAR, Nov 17: A police officer and a militant were killed in a shootout in Zakoora area of Srinagar this evening while 20-year old Footballer who had joined Lashkar-e-Toiba militant outfit last week gave up militancy. A police officer Sub-Inspector Imran Tak was killed and a Special Police Officer (SPO) was injured after militants opened

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