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On Day 2, Rajnath visits forward post along LoC in Kashmir, offers prayers at Amarnath cave shrine

July 18, 2020 3:25 pm

Rajnath Singh was accompanied by Chief of Defence Staff Gen Bipin Rawat and Army Chief Gen MM Naravane and visited the North Hill post.

Coronavirus: Amarnath yatra may be cancelled this year, says shrine board

April 22, 2020 9:54 pm

The 41-day Amarnath yatra is scheduled to begin on June 23 and culminate on August 3.

Amarnath Yatra 2018: RFID tag on each vehicle, drones to boost security

June 20, 2018 7:51 am

The 213 CRPF companies, comprising 75-85 vehicles, will be in addition to the deployment of J&K Police personnel.

Supreme Court sets aside NGT order on restrictions on devotees at Amarnath Shrine cave

April 17, 2018 3:43 am

The Amarnath cave shrine is considered one of the major holy shrines by the Hindus. The cave itself is covered with snow most of the year barring a short period of time in summer when it is opened for pilgrims.

2 more pilgrims die on way to Amarnath shrine, toll gone up to 5

June 30, 2014 9:49 pm

An unidentified 'sadhu' died after being hit by a vehicle at Qazigund and a Haryana resident died of breathlessness.

Finish work on Amarnath road before snowfall: SC

August 14, 2012 3:34 am

The Supreme Court on Monday asked the Jammu and Kashmir government to finish construction of roads and widening of passage to the Amarnath shrine before snowfall

SC sets up panel,asks for report by Aug 13

July 21, 2012 1:12 am

Against the last year’s toll of 105,this year 86 persons have already died during the pilgrimage that started on June 25. It will end on August 2.

Fresh batch of 3,199 pilgrims leave for Amarnath shrine

July 13, 2012 11:51 am

With Friday's batch,as many as 67,676 pilgrims have left Jammu for their onward journey.

Model Mahadev

January 05, 2012 2:33 am

For someone whose earliest memories are of hordes of devotees—and he even joined them—proceeding towards the Amarnath shrine,it was a humbling experience to be playing the deity in Devo ke Dev Mahadev,on the newly launched TV channel LifeOk.

Over half million pilgrims visit Amarnath shrine

July 21, 2011 6:22 pm

Footfall at cave shrine,housing naturally formed ice-shivlingam,touched five lakh mark on Thursday.


Roads blocked due to heavy snowfall in Jammu and Kashmir

February 12, 2016 5:41 am

Pir Panjal Range (Jammu and Kashmir), Feb 12 (ANI): Roads have been blocked due to heavy snowfall in Dehra ki Gali area of the Pir Panjal Range in Jammu andKashmir on Friday. The Meteorological Department here has forecast wet weather for the next two days. Met Department official said that there are reports of snowfall in higher reaches of Kashmir, including in Peer Ki Gali on the Mughal Road in Shopian, Sonmarg, Amarnath Shrine, Razdan Pass, Sadhna Top and Gurez.