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Pilgrims leave Kashmir following government advisory warning of 'terror threats', CVC report finds ministries shielding corrupt officials, Hungarian Grand Prix; today's must-read stories
Amarnath Yatra curtailed: Pilgrims express disappointment after govt orders tourists to cut stay 'immediately' due to security reasons
Pilgrims expressed their disappointment over the government advisory asking them to curtail their Amarnath Yatras.
The Amarnath yatra will remain suspended till 4 August as the IMD has forecast heavy rainfall in Jammu and Kashmir over the next few days, Shri Amarnath Shrine Board (SASB) said on Wednesday
Six persons have died in the past four days during the ongoing pilgrimage to Amarnath cave shrine in south Kashmir Himalayas, taking the death toll to 22.
Four people were killed after a landslide hit Sehar Baba waterfall near Jammu's Riasi, <em>ANI</em> said.
Sixth batch of Amarnath pilgrims leaves Jammu for shrine in Himalayas; 23,718 devotees on yatra since 28 June
The sixth batch of 3,489 Amarnath pilgrims on Tuesday left Jammu for the 3,888-metre-high cave shrine in south Kashmir Himalayas, amid tight security, a senior official said.
Fresh landslide blocks Jammu-Srinagar national highway; hundreds, including Amarnath pilgrims, stranded
Heavy rains triggered the fresh landslide at Gangroo near Ramsu along the 260-km long highway — the only all-weather road connecting Jammu and Kashmir with rest of the country, and efforts are on to make it traffic worthy
Amarnath Yatra, Day 1: Heavy rains delay commencement of pilgrimage; 1,735 pilgrims stranded at Nunwan base camp
Weather played spoilsport on the first day of the Amarnath Yatra as heavy rainfall delayed the commencement of the annual pilgrimage, resulting in only 1,007 pilgrims paying obeisance to the naturally formed ice-lingam at the holy cave shrine
A new audio, purportedly released by Hizbul Mujahideen, has surfaced in Srinagar assuring Amarnath pilgrims they have nothing to fear as long as they visit Kashmir only to fulfil their religious duties.
India to take stronger action if Pakistan continues supporting terrorism, infiltration of militants: Bipin Rawat
In a strong message to Pakistan, army chief General Bipin Rawat on Monday said India will scale up "action" if Islamabad continues supporting terror and infiltration of militants.
Sharma was appointed as the Centre's special representative on 23 October to hold talks with all stakeholders in an effort to find lasting peace in Kashmir.
On Thursday, security forces killed Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) Kashmir chief Abu Ismail. Here is all you need to know about the militant.
The last batch of 89 pilgrims today left for the cave shrine of Amarnath from Jammu to join the annual yatra which entered its last phase, officials said
A small batch of 132 pilgrims left Jammu on Friday for the Kashmir Valley to perform the ongoing Amarnath Yatra, officials said.
The smallest batch of 473 pilgrims left Jammu on Wednesday for the Amarnath cave, an official said.
Jammu and Kashmir Governor NN Vohra on Friday met Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh and discussed with him various issues concerning the state
Romeshwar Patidar died at Pissu Top, on his way back from the cave to Nunwan base camp in Pahalgam last evening, a police official said.
Sikkim standoff: Australian foreign minister Julia Bishop calls for peaceful resolution of border row
Bishop called for a peaceful resolution of the Sikkim standoff between China and India, an issue which she discussed during her meetings with Narendra Modi
Jammu and Kashmir deputy chief minister Nirmal Singh says dialogue with separatists can't be held at gunpoint
Dialogue with separatists cannot be held at gunpoint, Jammu and Kashmir deputy chief minister Nirmal Singh said on Monday.
The opening day of the Madhya Pradesh Assembly's monsoon session was adjourned after paying tributes to the departed leaders and the farmers killed in Mandsaur.