Zaira Wasim, the Dangal actress narrowly escaped a fatal experience when her car fell into the Dal Lake in Shrinagar.
Heavy snowfall and rains have forced authorities in Indian-controlled Kashmir to close schools and colleges even as the only all weather road link that connects the Kashmir valley to the rest of India has been cut off.
Spring, Kashmir's season of a million flowers, butterflies, singing birds, honeybees and murmuring mountain streams charged by winter's plentiful snowfall, is already here.
Kashmir remained tense and normal life paralysed due to curfew and strike for the 27th day on Thursday in the wake of the ongoing unrest, even as a massive crackdown has been launched by police to arrest the "trouble-makers".
Filmmaker Abhishek Kapoor, who roped in Tabu to play a prominent role in <em>Fitoor</em>, says she is a director's dream.
Dal dwellers, using their oars, were seen breaking the layer of ice at several places to make way for their shikaras to reach the banks of the lake.
Over four lakh people are still marooned in Srinagar as the flood waters continued to recede in river Jhelum and its tributaries
The Jammu and Kashmir government will expedite the rehabilitation of Dal Lake inhabitants as part of its conservation programme for the endangered water body.
Routes to Shalimar Bagh sealed, people being frisked, guests with special passes will have to report three hours in advance at university lawns.
Dressed formally to attend his first media interaction at Hotel Lalit Palace overlooking the Dal Lake in Srinagar, Shah Rukh had to get up from his chair to maintain order so that he could hear questions posed by media persons. Here are the images
With the insurgency fading into the background, Srinagar in 2011 looks almost like any other Indian metro with family outings, cool teenagers, and bustling malls.
A recent survey shows 2011 has been the best for its tourism industry in the past 25 years.