The 20th batch comprising of 1,753 Amarnath pilgrims left Bhagwati Nagar Yatri Niwas Base camp Jammu around 3 am in morning today in cavalcade of 56 light and heavy vehicles amid tight security arrangements. These include 1,334 men 369 women,48 Sadhus and 02 Sadhvis. So far since the first batch of...
The 19th batch comprising of 2,617 Amarnath pilgrims left Bhagwati Nagar Yatri Niwas Base camp Jammu around 3 am in morning today in cavalcade of 87 light and heavy vehicles amid tight security arrangements. So far since the first batch of the pilgrimage left on 27th of last month 67,914...
Jammu and Kashmir government has abolished interviews for all Class-IV posts in the state and the selection will now be based on the merit secured in the written examination. An official spokesperson said, State Administrative Council (SAC), which met in Srinagar yesterday under the chairmanship of Governor NN Vohra abolished...
The 17th batch of nearly 2,200 Amarnath pilgrims left Bhagwati Nagar Yatri Niwas Base camp, Jammu around 3 this morning for the cave shrine in south Kashmir Himalayas. The pilgrims left in a cavaclade of 74 light and heavy vehicles amidst tight security.
In Jammu and Kashmir, the pilgrimage to world famous Mata Vaishno Devi shrine situated in Trikuta hills was partially suspended this morning following a landslide on the Himkoti track. The battery service has been stopped for the time being, with the helicopter service also suspended due to bad weather. The...
In Jammu and Kashmir, an armed terrorist was killed in an encounter with security forces along the Line of Control in Kupwara district today. Official sources said, the gunfight broke out near Safawali Gali Batpora forests after a joint search party of the Army intercepted the movement of a...
16th batch of 2,455 Amarnath pilgrims left Bhagwati Nagar Yatri Niwas Base camp in Jammu this morning for Kashmir valley enroute the cave shrine. These include 1,818 men, 537 women, 89 Sadhus and 11 Sadhvis.
A group of BJP workers on Saturday staged a demonstration here and burnt an effigy of the former chief minister and PDP president Mehbooba Mufti over her statement that any attempt by the Centre to engineer a split in her party would have "extremely dangerous" consequences. Led by district president...
The 14th batch comprising of 3,048 Amarnath pilgrims left Bhagwati Nagar Yatri Niwas Base camp Jammu around 3 AM today in a cavalcade of 112 light and heavy vehicles amid tight security arrangements. These include 2,281 men 623 women,134 Sadhus and 10 Sadhvis.
In Jammu & Kashmir, two CRPF personnel were killed and two injured including a civilian in a terrorist attack in South Kashmir's Anantnag district. Official said, terrorists attacked a CRPF patrolling party by firing upon them near Achabal area. Three paramilitary personnel and a pedestrian sustained bullet injuries and were...