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Kashmir Valley In Grip Of Severe Cold Wave

Jan 14, 2022 Outlook Web Desk

The minimum temperature in Srinagar, the summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir, settled at minus 3.4 degrees Celsius – half-a-degree down from the previous night, the officials said.

Return Of The Maharaja: Ghulam Nabi Azad And BJP Fight Over Hari Singh's Legacy In J&K

Jan 11, 2022 Naseer Ganai

Jammu and Kashmir government on Tuesday constituted a committee to decide whether it should observe the birthday of the last autocratic Dogra ruler of J&K Maharaja Hari Singh. Here's why


Snowfall Hits Traffic At Kashmir Airport, At Least 10 Flights Cancelled, Several Delayed

"Due to continuous snowfall and low visibility, no flight operations have taken place at the Srinagar airport so far this morning," they said.

Mehbooba Pays Tributes At Father's Grave On His Death Anniversary, Alleges PDP Workers Stopped From Visiting

Jan 07, 2022 Outlook Web Desk

Officials said the Peoples Democratic Party chief, who was accompanied by some party workers, returned home after paying tributes to her father, who died on this day in 2016.


'Bulli Bai Has Made Us Numb': Kashmiri Women Journalists On Their 'Online Auction'

The 'Bulli Bai' incident has left Muslim women across the country stunned. Outlook spoke to several journalists in Kashmir who were victims of the app on what they felt after being up on 'sale' for a fake online auction.

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06 January, 2022

University Of California, San Diego Drops Author Saiba Verma From Curriculum

Naseer Ganai

In a statement the UCSD’s Critical Gender Studies Program has stated that Saiba Varma’s courses have been dropped. Daughter of a RAW officer, Saiba Varma has authored, 'The Occupied Clinic: Militarism and Care in Kashmir,'


05 January, 2022

'Why Is BJP Not Removing Satya Pal Malik?'

Naseer Ganai

Satya Pal Malik, former Governor of Jammu and Kashmir and Governor of Meghalaya at present, was seen in a video saying that he met Prime Minister Narendra Modi to discuss the farm laws issue but he found him arrogant.


05 January, 2022

Air traffic between Kashmir, rest of country remains affected for 2nd day

Outlook Web Desk

The suspension of air traffic has resulted in hundreds of tourists getting stranded in the valley. Officials in the Tourism Department said a good number of tourists had arrived in Kashmir for celebrating New Year and were planning to return home now.


04 January, 2022

Kashmir: Light Snowfall Halts Air Traffic At Srinagar International Airport Amid Tourist Rush

Outlook Bureau

Kashmir: The authorities at Srinagar International Airport have cancelled 34 flights on Tuesday. Former J&K Chief Minister Omar Abdullah also lamented about unavailability of proper landing aids at the Srinagar International Airport runway.


04 January, 2022

Kashmir: Security Forces Kill Two LeT Militants In Kulgam’s Okay Village

PTI

Kashmir: Two LeT (Lashker-e-Toiba) militants have been killed in an encounter with security forces in south Kashmir’s Kulgam district, the officials said.


04 January, 2022

Kashmir receives fresh spell of snowfall, flight services hit

Outlook Web Desk

While higher reaches of the valley have been witnessing intermittent snowfall since Monday, Srinagar -- the summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir – received the first snowfall of the year, they said.


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03 January, 2022

Kashmir: Security Forces Kill Wanted LeT Militant Salem Parray In Srinagar Encounter

PTI

Kashmir: IGP Vijay Kumar said: ‘Srinagar police neutralised dreaded terrorist of proscribed terror outfit LeT Salim Parray’. Parray, according to security forces was a ‘dreaded terrorist’.


03 January, 2022

Satya Pal Malik's Remark On PM Modi; Omar Abdullah Says ‘Has Bitten Hand That Fed Him’

PTI

Former Jammu and Kashmir CM Omar Abdullah, while reacting to Meghalaya Governor Satya Pal Malik’s comments over PM Narendra Modi said: he has ‘bitten the hand that fed him’.


02 January, 2022

Kashmir: Hurriyat Leaders Duped MBBS, Engineering Aspirants, Says Police

PTI

Kashmir: The charge sheet, filed by the State Investigation Agency (SIA), has highlighted several instances where parents were taken across the border using valid travel documents but were later compelled to pay extra money for their wards' admission to universities and colleges there.


02 January, 2022

Kashmir: Army Says Pakistan Breached Cease-Fire Along LoC

Naseer Ganai

Kashmir: The Army said the incident site is located on the Pakistani side of the anti infiltration obstacle system, kept under surveillance by it.


01 January, 2022

Mercury Rises At Most Places In Kashmir

Outlook Web Desk

Also, a widespread spell of snow or rain of moderate to heavy intensity is most likely during January 4 to 6 with the main activity on January 5 to 6. Heavy snow is expected at some places during the period as well, it said.


01 January, 2022

5.1 Magnitude Earthquake Rocks J&K, No Damage Reported

PTI

According to the officials, the tremor of the earthquake of 5.1 magnitude with it's epicenter in Afghanistan-Tajikistan border, was also felt in Jammu and Kashmir.


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01 January, 2022

India, Pakistan Continue With 31-Year-Old Practice of Exchanging Nuclear Installations

PTI

The 32-year-old pact that came into force in 1991 provides for the two countries to inform each other of the nuclear installations and facilities covered under the agreement on the first of January of every year.


Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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