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Firstpost Editor's Picks: Pilgrims leave Kashmir, CVC report finds ministries shielding corrupt officials, Hungarian Grand Prix; today's must-read stories
India

Firstpost Editor's Picks: Pilgrims leave Kashmir, CVC report finds ministries shielding corrupt officials, Hungarian Grand Prix; today's must-read stories

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
India

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.

Amarnath yatra suspended till 4 August following heavy rain forecast in Jammu and Kashmir
India

Amarnath yatra suspended till 4 August following heavy rain forecast in Jammu and Kashmir

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

30 injured at this year's Amarnath Yatra as toll rises to 22; 6 pilgrims dead in last four days
India

30 injured at this year's Amarnath Yatra as toll rises to 22; 6 pilgrims dead in last four days

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 killed, 25 injured in landslides near Jammu's Riasi; Indian Army launches rescue operation
India

Four killed, 25 injured in landslides near Jammu's Riasi; Indian Army launches rescue operation

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
India

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
India

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
India

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

Hizbul Mujahideen 'assures safety' to Amarnath pilgrims in 15-minute WhatsApp clip
India

Hizbul Mujahideen 'assures safety' to Amarnath pilgrims in 15-minute WhatsApp clip

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
India

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.

Dineshwar Sharma, Centre's special representative meets college students in Anantnag
India

Dineshwar Sharma, Centre's special representative meets college students in Anantnag

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.

LeT Kashmir chief Abu Ismail killed: Pakistani national was behind many attacks in Kashmir
India

LeT Kashmir chief Abu Ismail killed: Pakistani national was behind many attacks 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.

Amarnath yatra: Last batch of 89 pilgrims leave for cave shrine from Jammu
India

Amarnath yatra: Last batch of 89 pilgrims leave for cave shrine from Jammu

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

Amarnath Yatra 2017: Over hundred pilgrims leave Jammu for Valley, last batch to depart tomorrow
India

Amarnath Yatra 2017: Over hundred pilgrims leave Jammu for Valley, last batch to depart tomorrow

A small batch of 132 pilgrims left Jammu on Friday for the Kashmir Valley to perform the ongoing Amarnath Yatra, officials said.

Amarnath yatra: 473 pilgrims leave for shrine on 28th day; lowest number this month
India

Amarnath yatra: 473 pilgrims leave for shrine on 28th day; lowest number this month

The smallest batch of 473 pilgrims left Jammu on Wednesday for the Amarnath cave, an official said.

J&K governor NN Vohra meets Rajnath Singh, discusses Kashmir situation, LoC violations
India

J&K governor NN Vohra meets Rajnath Singh, discusses Kashmir situation, LoC violations

Jammu and Kashmir Governor NN Vohra on Friday met Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh and discussed with him various issues concerning the state

Amarnath Yatra 2017: Another pilgrim dies during trek, death toll rises to 48 in 18 days
India

Amarnath Yatra 2017: Another pilgrim dies during trek, death toll rises to 48 in 18 days

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
World

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
India

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.

MP Assembly's monsoon session starts, tributes paid to Anil Dave, farmers and Amarnath victims
Politics

MP Assembly's monsoon session starts, tributes paid to Anil Dave, farmers and Amarnath victims

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.