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French avalanche warning issued in Kashmir
Srinagar, Mar 10 : Fresh avalanche warnings on Friday were issued by Kashmir Divisional Administration for next 24-hours for hilly and avalanche prone areas of Kashmir Valley and Kargil district.

Fresh avalanche warning issued in Kashmir
New Delhi , March 10 : The Divisional Administration Kashmir on Friday issued a fresh Avalanche warning for next 24 hours for the hilly and avalanche-prone areas of Kashmir Valley and Kargil district.

Gurmehar row: Haryana Minister Anil Vij sticks to his 'pro-Pakistan' ...
New Delhi , Mar. 2 : Even as Haryana's Health Minister Anil Vij's recent remark against Kargil braveheart Captain M. Singh's daughter Gurmehar Kaur, along with the ongoing Jat agitation, triggered a ruckus that lasted for over two hours in the Budget session of Haryana Assembly on Thursday, the ...

Gurmehar Kaur supporters are pro-Pakistan, says Haryana Minister Vij
Chandigarh (Haryana) , March. 1 : In what may spark off another controversy, Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP) leader and Haryana's Health Minister Anil Vij on Wednesday branded people supporting Kargil braveheart Captain M. Singh's daughter Gurmehar Kaur as 'pro-Pakistan.

Police Commissioner briefs Parliamentary Committee over Ramjas row, ...
New Delhi , Feb. 28 : The Parliament Standing Committee on Home Affairs on Tuesday raised concerns over the scuffle that took place in Ramjas College between the members of ABVP and AISA and the alleged rape threats received by Kargil martyr's daughter Gurmehar Kaur.

Ravi Shankar Prasad defends Gurmehar Kaur
New Delhi , Feb. 28 : Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Tuesday came out in defence of Kargil braveheart Captain M. Singh's daughter Gurmehar Kaur, saying people who are politicising the issue are misusing freedom of speech.

Students and teachers of DU, JNU take out massive march against ...
New Delhi, Feb 28 : : Amid a politically charged up situation, students and teachers of Delhi's premier educational institutions on Tuesday started a protest march against last week's violence at the Ramjas College, while Kargil martyr Captain Mandeep Singh's daughter Gurmehar Kaur pulled out ...

Dignity of women is paramount: Kargil martyr's father
Palampur (Himachal Pradesh) , Feb.28 : In the wake of the ongoing controversy over Delhi University student Gurmehar Kaur, who alleged rape threats over her social media campaign against the student group ABVP, Kargil war hero martyr Captain Saurabh Kalia's father N.N. Kalia on Tuesday said the ...

Kargil martyr's daughter moves Women's Commission,political slugfest ...
New Delhi, Feb 27 : : Amid a political slugfest centring around her, Delhi University student Gurmehar Kaur on Monday lodged a complaint with the Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) on the rape and death threats she received on social media after launching online campaign against ABVP, the student ...

Social media post by Kargil martyr's daughter triggers political ...
New Delhi, Feb 27 : A Facebook post by a Kargil martyr's daughter Gurmehar Kaur against BJP's student's wing ABVP has triggered a row.

Who's polluting this young girl's mind: Rijiju on Gurmehar Kaur's post
New Delhi, Feb 27 : Union Minister Kiren Rijiju reacted to the massive row that was triggered on social networking sites following a Facebook post by Kargil martyr's daughter Gurmehar Kaur against the BJP's student's wing ABVP.

I don't need to prove my nationalism: Kargil martyr's daughter ...
Jalandhar (Punjab) , Feb 23 : Lady Sri Ram Ram College student Gurmehar Kaur, whose social media campaign against the Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) student organisation ABVP went viral recently, has said that she would also not hesitate in taking a bullet for the country like her father Kargil ...

Snowy woes: IAF in action to ferry stranded people between ...
Jammu , Jan. 11 : On the request of the Jammu and Kashmir Government, the Indian Air Force is operating special courier between Jammu and Kargil to facilitate the people stranded due to closure of passes following heavy snowfall.

JK: Indian Army launches Swacch Bharat Abhiyan
Srinagar [India], Dec. 9 : In Jammu and Kashmir, the Indian Army is sending the message of cleanliness and 'swatchta' to the nation from the frontiers of Kargil.

Shia Muslims take to roads against Pakistan's 'anti-Shia' policies
Kargil (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], Nov. 4 : Scores of Shia Muslims in Jammu and Kashmir's Kargil District on Thursday took to roads to protest against the atrocities on their community in Pakistan.

Farmers benefit from Kargil's new soil testing laboratory
Kargil (Jammu and Kashmir)[India], Nov.4 : A new soil testing laboratory in Kargil is helping farmers. This laboratory has an assistant soil chemist, who is supported by a research assistant and laboratory attendant.

OROP suicide: People are trying to bounce for electoral gains, says ...
Kargil (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], Nov. 3(ANI): Minister of State for External Affairs and former Army Chief V.K. Singh on Thursday asserted that it was wrong that people are trying to bounce for electoral gains and politics on the death of ex-serviceman Ram Kishan Grewa, who allegedly committed ...

Kargil's remote Drass finally gets its double lane bridge
Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], Oct.30 : Commuting just became easier in Kargil district thanks to the construction of a double lane bride that would now connect various villages and small towns.

From pizza delivery boy to owner of Kargil Today
Kargil (Jammu and Kashmir) , Oct. 27 : A local youth Muhammad Husain Ibn Khalo, who was working as pizza delivery boy, launched his own cable TV network 'Kargil Today' in 2011.

The new trauma Centre working wonders in Kragil
Kargil (Jammu and Kashmir) , Oct. 24 : The National Rural Health Mission (NRHM) Scheme is working wonders in the border district of Kargil in terms of providing upgraded medical facilities.

The new trauma Centre working wonders in Kargil
Kargil (Jammu and Kashmir) , Oct. 24 : The National Rural Health Mission (NRHM) Scheme is working wonders in the border district of Kargil in terms of providing upgraded medical facilities.

The army should refrain from making controversial statements: Raj ...
New Delhi , Oct.11 : Defence expert Lieutenant General (Retd.) Raj Kadyan on Tuesday reacting to General (retd.) V P Malik's comment that during the Kargil episode in 1999, when he was the Army chief, the Indian forces were all set to enter the Pakistan-occupied territory, but were stopped by the ...

Centre's KREDA scheme lighten ups lives of people in Kargil
Kargil (Jammu and Kashmir) , Oct. 5 : In the far flung areas of Kargil where electricity is still a dream for many, a Central Government-sponsored scheme called the Kargil Renewable Energy Development Authority (KREDA) is bringing happiness into the lives of people living in the area by providing ...

'We do not want war and suffering', say Kargil locals
Kargil (Jammu and Kashmir) , Oct.5 : Residents in the Kargil and Drass areas of Ladakh division have said that they are not in favour of India and Pakistan engaging in another war, as it will only create more problems for them.

No compromise on country's prestige, India's head will always remain ...
Kargil (Jammu and Kashmir) , Oct. 4 : Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday assured the people that no compromise would be made with regard to country's prestige and added India's head will always remain high.

JK: Rajnath to visit Kargil War Memorial at Dras
Srinagar , Oct. 4 : Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh will visit the Kargil War Memorial at Dras in Jammu and Kashmir today, where he will lay a wreath in honour of the brave Indian soldiers at the memorial.

Apricot processing unit generates employment in Kargil
Kargil (Jammu and Kashmir) , Oct. 2 : A first of its kind initiative, where a government owned apricot processing unit is providing employment to scores of youths in Jammu and Kashmir's Kargil district.

Second coldest inhabited place, Drass gets better facilities to boost ...
Drass (Jammu and Kashmir) , Sept. 24 : Drass, popularly known as 'The Gateway to Ladakh', is a small township situated about 60 km from Kargil, on the road to Srinagar.

Kargil war braveheart's kin blames 'lopsided' Indian policies for Uri ...
Palampur (Himachal Pradesh) , Sept. 19 : N.K. Kalia, father of Kargil war braveheart Captain Saurabh Kalia, on Monday blamed India's policies against Pakistan for terror attacks, like the one in Uri that took place yesterday, which killed 17 Indian Army soldiers.

Scholarship scheme for J-K students a big draw this year: Javadekar
New Delhi, Aug. 7 : The special scholarship scheme for the students of Jammu and Kashmir to pursue higher education outside the state has received tremendous response this year because of the awareness workshops organized in Kupwara, Anantnag, Srinagar, Pulwama, Jammu, Doda, Rajouri, Kathua, Kargil ...