updated 12:07 PM UTC, Jun 27, 2017

Curfew lifted, clashes begin in kashmir

Wednesday, 31 August 2016 12:12
Srinagar: Authorities on Wednesday lifted curfew from Kashmir Valley, first time since the present unrest began, while clashes erupted at some places between stone pelters and security forces."Curfew has been lifted from the entire valley. Restrictions preventing assembly of five…

Curfew lifted from Kashmir after 51 days

Monday, 29 August 2016 16:26
Srinagar:Authorities on Monday lifted curfew from Kashmir after 51 days since the ongoing unrest began on July 9, officials said."Curfew has been lifted from the entire Valley. But, it will remain in force in Pulwama town and in areas under…

Heat wave continues as monsoon delayed in Odisha

Monday, 13 June 2016 11:33
Bhubaneswar: With the onset of monsoon delayed in Odisha, several parts of the state continued to experience blistering heat wave while high humidity made life miserable for people in the coastal districts on Sunday.Bolangir registered the highest temperature at 42.5…

IndiGo suspends Srinagar ground staff for security breach

Saturday, 14 May 2016 15:55
Srinagar: IndiGo airlines on Saturday suspended its ground staff at Srinagar airport after investigations proved that the chief security officer of the airport had breached security on April 1.A statement by IndiGo airlines said here: "As per the internal investigation…

Srinagar police arrest three LeT militants

Thursday, 21 April 2016 14:49
Srinagar: Three guerrillas belonging to the Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) outfit were arrested here on Thursday.The arrests took place in Lal Mandi area, a police officer said. One of the three was identified as Ubaid.The officer said the development was a major…

Bank guard shot dead in Srinagar

Thursday, 17 March 2016 18:02
Srinagar: A bank guard was killed here on Thursday after being shot by his colleague, police said, adding they were probing if the incident was intentional or accidental."A bank guard identified as Muhammad Altaf was hit in the chest when…

IED detected on Srinagar-Baramulla highway

Friday, 11 March 2016 12:28
Srinagar: A major tragedy was averted on Friday as security forces detected an improvised explosive device (IED) on the Srinagar-Baramulla highway in Jammu and Kashmir.A senior police officer told IANS: "The road opening party (ROP) of the army detected an…

Srinagar airport ready for night flights operation: Official

Saturday, 05 March 2016 10:30
Srinagar: The Srinagar international airport is ready to start operation of night flights, an Airport Authority of India (AII) officials said here on Friday.R.K. Shinde, director, AAI said at a media conference here that the Srinagar airport is now ready…

Fighting resumes in Kashmir's Pampore town

Monday, 22 February 2016 14:00
Srinagar: Security forces and separatists fired at each other on Monday in Jammu and Kashmir's Pampore town where a group of armed militants has been holed up for three days, police said."Intermittent firing has started at the JKEDI (Jammu and…