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Outages cripple normal life as severe power crisis grips Valley

April 26, 2022 6:53 am

Against a demand of 1,700 MW, the Valley is receiving only about 900 MW (from all sources), leaving people so perturbed with the frequent and prolonged unscheduled power cuts that they are out on the street protesting.

Suraj Nambiar poses in Mouni Roy's jumper as couple shares 'sun-mooning' pics from Kashmir

February 07, 2022 4:09 pm

Mouni took to Instagram to share glimpses of what looks like a blissful honeymoon with Suraj, along with what she's reading currently.

Busy tourist season in Kashmir Valley, ‘good bookings after many years’

April 10, 2021 8:32 am

Most hotels in Srinagar, Gulmarg, Pahalgam and Sonmarg are fully booked till the end of June, as per a representative of the J&K Hotel and Restaurant Association.

It is very difficult to stay positive in Kashmir: Singer-songwriter Ali Saffudin

June 19, 2020 8:30 pm

One of the most popular artistes in Kashmir, Ali Saffudin talks about his latest single, his journey as a musician and protest art in the Valley.

BSNL restores broadband Internet services across Kashmir Valley

March 05, 2020 6:40 pm

At present, around 90 per cent of the total broadband connections in the Valley are from BSNL.

Schools in shuttered Valley re-open but parents fearful, kids stay away

August 20, 2019 7:17 am

On Monday, The Indian Express visited 13 schools in Srinagar - all in the city’s relatively peaceful Civil Lines area. Of these, 11 schools were locked while security guards at the two remaining schools said neither students nor the staff had arrived.

Traffic curbs on civilians during Amarnath Yatra leave Valley fuming

July 08, 2019 7:28 am

The curbs include shutting a 97 km-stretch of the Srinagar-Jammu national highway for civilian traffic five hours every day, halting a train on the Banihal-Srinagar stretch for five hours, and halting the movement of civilians traffic and pedestrians for hours on the Anantnag-Pahalgam stretch of the highway.

Three prime tourist resorts in Kashmir Valley register 111 violations, says Jammu-Kashmir government

January 18, 2018 6:52 pm

At Sonamarg, 52 violations have been reported with respect to build up areas for construction of hotels and huts and department is on job of examining the issue, she said.

Relief from cold weather conditions in Kashmir Valley

December 27, 2017 1:31 pm

Kashmir is currently under the grip of Chillai-Kalan, a 40-day harshest period of winter when the chances of snowfall are most frequent and maximum and the temperature drops considerably.

190 militants killed in Kashmir this year: Army official

November 19, 2017 10:31 pm

"It is very difficult to give an exact figure and the variation of figure continues because it changes from day to day. But, we know that it is around 200. The assessment of local terrorists is around 110-120. Similarly, the foreigners are about 100."


Jammu and Kashmir: Snowfall across valley, highways closed

January 22, 2015 4:18 pm

The chances of snowfall are maximum and most frequent during the period from December 21 to January 31.

Flood situation remains grim in Jammu and Kashmir

September 10, 2014 12:04 pm

At least 100 villages across the Kashmir valley were flooded by overflowing lakes and rivers, in the worst flooding in 22 years caused by heavy rains.