Srinagar

Helicopter service to begin this year from Srinagar to Amarnath

The pilgrims will be able to avail the helicopter service directly from Srinagar for Amarnath Yatra this year.

Less footfall at Kashmir's Mata Kheer Bhawani festival in Srinagar

As Kashmiri Pandits boycotted this year's Kheer Bhawani festival, thin footfall was recorded at the Tullamulla village of Jammu and Kashmir's Ganderbal district.

Two local hybrid LeT terrorists arrested in Srinagar

Two local 'hybrid' militants of the proscribed terror outfit Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) were arrested with arms and ammunition in Srinagar on Monday.

Srinagar: Kothibagh police station gutted in overnight fire, no casualties reported

On Wednesday night, a massive fire broke out at the Kothibagh police station in Srinagar in which the building was completely damaged. The cause of the fire is yet to be ascertained.

Command of strategic Kashmir based 15 Corps handed over to Lt Gen Amardeep Singh Aujla

Lt Gen D P Pandey handed over the command of the strategic Kashmir based 15 Corps to Lt Gen Amardeep Singh Aujla at HQ 15 Corps in Srinagar on Monday.

Earthquake tremors felt in Srinagar, no casualty reported yet

An earthquake measuring 5 on the Richter scale jolted Jammu and Kashmir on Thursday. The tremors were felt in Srinagar and some other parts of the Valley.

After pro-azadi slogan episode, Friday prayers disallowed at Srinagar’s Jamia Masjid

The Jammu and Kashmir government has decided to disallow the last congregational Friday prayers of Ramadan at Srinagar's historic Jamia Masjid. Police said that the decision was taken as it would be difficult for them to manage such a huge congregation.

Srinagar becomes country’s first district to achieve 100% saturation under SVAMITVA Yojana

The Srinagar district has become the first district in the country to achieve 100% saturation under the Survey of Villages Abadi & Mapping with Improvised Technology in Village Areas (SVAMITVA) Yojna.

Srinagar: CRPF trooper dead, 12 injured in road accident in Hyderpora

Around twelve CRPF troopers were injured and one lost his life as a truck collided with a CRPF vehicle in the Hyderpora area of Srinagar. The injured troopers have been admitted to the hospital along with the conductor of the civil truck.

Srinagar's Tulip Garden shuts a week ahead of usual time due to high temperature

The tulip gardens in Srinagar will be shut for the tourists from today onwards due to the high temperatures that have caused the flowers to wither.

Major forest fire breaks out near Srinagar due to dry spell

A major forest fire broke out near Srinagar due to a dry spell on Friday.

With 102 flights in 24 hours, Srinagar airport registers record number of passengers

The Srinagar airport recorded the highest number of per day passengers at 15,199 on Monday with 102 flights. As per the officials, the number of flights has increased in Kashmir due to an influx of tourists due to the scorching heat in the plains.

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