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Jammu-Srinagar national highway closed for second day after heavy rains and landslides; over 3,000 vehicles stranded
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Jammu-Srinagar national highway closed for second day after heavy rains and landslides; over 3,000 vehicles stranded

Heavy rains in the Banihal-Ramban section triggered five landslides, leaving over 3,000 vehicles stranded at various places on the route

Jammu-Srinagar highway reopens after being blocked for three days due to landslide; 4,500 vehicles carrying apples from Kashmir resume journey
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Jammu-Srinagar highway reopens after being blocked for three days due to landslide; 4,500 vehicles carrying apples from Kashmir resume journey

Over 4,500 vehicles, mostly trucks carrying apples from Kashmir, have resumed their onward journey by Sunday afternoon

Amarnath Yatra: Jammu and Kashmir DGP reviews security, makes arrangements for smooth traffic management on Srinagar-Jammu highway
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Amarnath Yatra: Jammu and Kashmir DGP reviews security, makes arrangements for smooth traffic management on Srinagar-Jammu highway

Director General of Jammu and Kashmir Police Dilbag Singh on Sunday took stock of security arrangements on the Srinagar-Jammu National Highway for the Amarnath Yatra

Pulwama aftermath: Jammu and Kashmir Police form special panel to upgrade security on Jammu-Srinagar highway
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Pulwama aftermath: Jammu and Kashmir Police form special panel to upgrade security on Jammu-Srinagar highway

Jammu and Kashmir Police chief Dilbag Singh Monday said a study group has been set up to suggest measures to strengthen security along the 270-km Jammu-Srinagar highway, following the Pulwama terror attack.

Suspected suicide bomber behind failed bid to attack CRPF convoy on Jammu-Srinagar National Highway arrested
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Suspected suicide bomber behind failed bid to attack CRPF convoy on Jammu-Srinagar National Highway arrested

A suspected suicide bomber, who made an abortive attempt to target a CRPF convoy on the Jammu-Srinagar National Highway, was arrested near the Jawahar Tunnel

One way traffic resumes on Jammu-Srinagar highway; thousands of vehicles were stranded on 270-km stretch since five days
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One way traffic resumes on Jammu-Srinagar highway; thousands of vehicles were stranded on 270-km stretch since five days

Thousands of vehicles were stranded after the 270-kilometre strategic highway, the only all-weather road linking Kashmir with rest of the country, was closed on Monday after multiple landslides and sinking of a portion of a road near Ramban town.

After 7-day snow block, one-way traffic resumes on Jammu-Srinagar highway; 1,900 trucks with commodities cross Nashri Tunnel
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After 7-day snow block, one-way traffic resumes on Jammu-Srinagar highway; 1,900 trucks with commodities cross Nashri Tunnel

Despite light snowfall and rains on Tuesday night, over 2,000 vehicles, including trucks carrying essentials like fuel, ration and vegetables, crossed Jawahar Tunnel after opening of the highway on Tuesday afternoon

Jammu and Kashmir: Toll in Kulgam avalanche rises to eight after rescue teams recover one more policeman's body
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Jammu and Kashmir: Toll in Kulgam avalanche rises to eight after rescue teams recover one more policeman's body

The body was extricated by a search and rescue team in Kulgam on Saturday morning, a Jammu and Kashmir police official said.

Seven killed, including five policemen, in Jammu and Kashmir avalanche; rescue operations on
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Seven killed, including five policemen, in Jammu and Kashmir avalanche; rescue operations on

Seven bodies including that of five policemen have been recovered in Kulgam district near Jawahar tunnel on Srinagar-Jammu National Highway where an avalanche took place on Friday morning, said an official statement.

Two Jammu and Kashmir policemen rescued from avalanche site in Kulgam; seven still feared trapped
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Two Jammu and Kashmir policemen rescued from avalanche site in Kulgam; seven still feared trapped

The avalanche had hit the north portal of Jawahar Tunnel on the Qazigund side in Jammu and Kashmir's Kulgam district on Thursday evening.

India's melting pot struggling to assimilate Kashmiri youth because politics keeps getting in the way
India

India's melting pot struggling to assimilate Kashmiri youth because politics keeps getting in the way

Anyone who has lived outside the Valley for a significant amount of time will acknowledge that there is no widespread discrimination against Kashmiris.

Srinagar-Jammu National Highway closed after snow avalanche blocks Jawahar tunnel, rescue ops on to evacuate people
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Srinagar-Jammu National Highway closed after snow avalanche blocks Jawahar tunnel, rescue ops on to evacuate people

A snow avalanche hit Jawahar tunnel and has blocked both tubes of the tunnel from Qazigund side

Fresh snowfall, rains disrupt life in Jammu and Kashmir; all-weather road linking Valley with rest of India suspended
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Fresh snowfall, rains disrupt life in Jammu and Kashmir; all-weather road linking Valley with rest of India suspended

The Jawahar Tunnel – gateway to Kashmir – along the 270-km highway received nearly two feet of snow since Sunday evening, forcing authorities to close the arterial road for traffic. Opening of the highway for traffic looks bleak with more snowfall predicted

Kashmir valley receives heavy snowfall and rain; flight operations suspended, roads remain closed
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Kashmir valley receives heavy snowfall and rain; flight operations suspended, roads remain closed

The Kashmir valley was cut off from the rest of the country on Tuesday as flight operations at the Srinagar airport were suspended and the Srinagar-Jammu National Highway and Mughal road were closed for traffic due to snowfall and rain.

Jammu and Kashmir: Police arrest two militants in connection with SSB post attack in Banihal
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Jammu and Kashmir: Police arrest two militants in connection with SSB post attack in Banihal

Two militants responsible for attack outside a Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) camp in Jammu and Kashmir, have been arrested, police said on Friday.

J&K: Firing incident outside SSB post in Banihal was militant attack, say police
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J&K: Firing incident outside SSB post in Banihal was militant attack, say police

The firing incident outside the Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) post near the Jawahar Tunnel in Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday was a militant attack, police said.

Amarnath Yatra 2017: Batch of 1,141 pilgrims leave for shrine with 46-vehicle convoy
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Amarnath Yatra 2017: Batch of 1,141 pilgrims leave for shrine with 46-vehicle convoy

Another batch of 1,141 pilgrims left Jammu on Sunday for the Kashmir Valley to perform the annual Amarnath Yatra, officials said.

Amarnath Yatra 2017: Over 4,000 pilgrims leave for shrine after Jammu-Srinagar Highway opens
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Amarnath Yatra 2017: Over 4,000 pilgrims leave for shrine after Jammu-Srinagar Highway opens

A fresh batch of 4,477 pilgrims on Saturday left Jammu to perform the Amarnath Yatra after the Jammu-Srinagar National Highway was restored for traffic.

Fresh snowfall forces closure of Srinagar-Jammu highway
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Fresh snowfall forces closure of Srinagar-Jammu highway

Fresh snowfall on the strategic Srinagar-Jammu highway on Friday forced authorities to close the highway for vehicular traffic.

Srinagar-Jammu highway opened, intermittent snowfall continues
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Srinagar-Jammu highway opened, intermittent snowfall continues

The 294-km Srinagar-Jammu national highway, the only all weather road connecting Kashmir with rest of the country, was opened for traffic after remaining closed for two days even as intermittent snowfall continued for the third day on Friday.