Snowfall shuts Srinagar-Jammu national highway

Srinagar: Snowfall in most parts of Kashmir and rains in the city continued for the second day today as arterial Srinagar-Jammu national highway was closed due to slippery road conditions around Jawahar tunnel in Anantnag district. “The Srinagar-Jammu highway has been closed for vehicular traffic due to snowfall which has rendered the road unsafe due […]

Migratory birds keep tryst with Kashmir

Srinagar A riot of colour and cackle has returned to the wetland reserves of Jammu and Kashmir with the first arrivals of thousands of migratory birds from far off lands this year. Migratory birds from Siberia, China, the Philippines, Eastern Europe and other areas arrive here every year to spend winter months in the Kashmir […]

J&K govt identifies 27 new heritage sites for preservation

Jammu Twenty-seven new heritage sites have been identified by the state government for preservation in Jammu and Kashmir. “27 new heritage sites of Jammu, Kashmir and Ladakh region have been identified for preservation and listing under J&K Heritage Conservation and Preservation Act 2010”, Minister for Culture Priya Sethi said. She said it was an earnest […]