Hundreds of vehicles leave Jammu for Srinagar, no vehicle from opposite direction

Srinagar, Feb 18: Hundreds of vehicles, including those carrying essentials, left Jammu Sunday morning for Kashmir valley as only one-way traffic will continue on Srinagar-Jammu national highway till further orders, a traffic police official said. However,  the national highway, linking Ladakh region with Kashmir and 86-km-long historic Mughal road  remained closed. Keeping in view the

Life returns to normal in Kashmir

Srinagar, Feb 18:  Life returned to normal on sunday in the Kashmir valley after remaining paralysed for a day due to strike, called by separatists against shifting of detenues outside the valley jails and killing of a Hurriyat Conference (HC) senior leader by unidentified gunmen in central Kashmir district of Badgam recently. Authorities have also

Central University Kashmir to be set up in central Kashmir: Mehbooba

Srinagar, Feb 18: Assuring that Central University Kashmir (CUK) will be set up in the central Kashmir district of Ganderbal, Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti said that there have been some difficulties in the construction university at the present site in the district. Following the communication from Minister of Human Resource Development (MHRD), the University has been

Police warns for spreading rumours in south Kashmir

Srinagar, Feb 18: Jammu and Kashmir police has warned that action will be taken against all those who are spreading wrong information on social media. A police spokesman said on Sunday afternoon that it has come the notice that some unscrupulous elements are updating wrong information that internet services will be shut down in South Kashmir. The

Fresh avalanche warning in J&K, Kashmir highway

Srinagar, Feb 18: A fresh avalanche warning has been issued on Sunday evening in the Jammu and Kashmir, including on Srinagar-Jammu national highway for next 24 hours, an official spokesman said. He said on the basis of information received from SASE, Low danger avalanche warning has been issued for Baramulla, Gulmarg, Furkian-Z Gali and Kupwara-Chowkibal-Tangdhar, Poonch,