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Jammu, Feb 7: The scenic Jammu region is fast emerging as a favourite destination for tourists from across the country and globally, as more than 1.6 crore tourists have travelled in 2018 to this beautiful region. It was reported that Kashmir witnessed a bad tourism year in 2018, with only...
The year 2019 has just begun and India has already seen a number of earthquakes, out of which most of them have occurred in the last couple of days. Most of these quakes have occurred in either Himachal Pradesh or Jammu and Kashmir region with tremors being felt in the...
Srinagar, Feb 5: Kashmir witnessed as many as 1708 militant attacks in last 5 years, Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) has revealed. “The number of militant attacks increased from 222 in 2014 to 614 in 2018 in which 138 civilians and 339 security personnels were killed. Kashmir saw 1708 militant attacks in...
Srinagar: As many as 191 local youths joined various militant outfits in Jammu and Kashmir in 2018, 65 more than 2017, a senior Army official said Monday. The new recruits mostly hailed from the restive south Kashmir region, he added.”As many as 191 Kashmiri youths joined militancy in 2018,” the...
New Delhi: A legislative intervention to extend capital punishment to non-homicide crimes may be the reason for a higher number of death penalties handed out in the last year. A report by the National Law University, Delhi, trial courts pronounced 162 death sentences in 2018, the highest in a...
India captain Virat Kohli created history on Tuesday when he became the first player to win all three International Cricket Council top awards in the same year. The 30-year-old was named Test and ODI men’s player of the year and won the Sir Garfield Sobers Trophy for ICC Cricketer of the...
 Jammu, Jan 18: Jammu and Kashmir Police seized 23 vehicles and fined 40 drivers for violations of traffic rules in Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri district, officials said. During a drive, several police teams checked vehicles in the past two days and seized 23 vehicles that were plying on roads without...
New Delhi: Indian Army has released a list of 87 martyrs who lost their lives in various operations in 2018. The list includes 02 officers, 04 JCOs, and 81 PBORs. These officers and soldiers made supreme sacrifice while guarding the national frontier and saving us. Let’s not forget the...
The year 2018 was the sixth warmest year on record in India since it commenced keeping nation-wide records of weather events in 1901, said India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Wednesday while noting that the country had lost over 1,400 lives in extreme weather events last year. Highlighting that the average...
Jammu: Over three lakh new voters were added during the ongoing special summary revision (SSR) in Jammu and Kashmir, election authorities said Wednesday. “During the ongoing SSR of photo electoral rolls, with respect to January 1 as the qualifying date, 3,07,984 new voters were added, which is highest as compared...