Two injured in blast at army depot in J&K

Srinagar , Jan 16

Two labourers were injured in an explosion inside an army field ammunition depot in Jammu and Kashmir's Anantnag district on Tuesday, police said.

Soldier killed in Pakistan firing on LoC

Jammu , Jan 13

An Indian soldier was killed on Saturday in unprovoked ceasefire violation by Pakistan on the LoC in Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri district, defence officials said.

Two militants, civilian killed in J&K

Srinagar , Jan 9

Two militants were killed on Tuesday in a gunfight with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Anantnag district, triggering street protests in Kulgam to which one of the militants belonged resulting in the death of a civilian, police said.

Stay order on national anthem in cinemas, government tells SC

New Delhi, Jan.

New Delhi, Jan. Jan 8 (IANS) The Central government on Monday asked the Supreme Court to put on hold its December 2016 order making mandatory the playing of national anthem in cinema halls and the audience to stand up during its rendition.

Come winter and Kashmiris miss their storyteller of bygone days

Srinagar , Jan 8 As winter nights become longer, darker and colder, Kashmiris miss their traditional stories of the abominable snowman, the child-lifting witches, princes fighting demons and tales of Firdowsi's 10th century Iranian wrestlers, Rostum and his son Sohrab.