Kashmir shuts to remember Maqbool Bhat-- Pic Abid Bhat

Kashmir shuts to remember Maqbool Bhat

Amid restrictions, Kashmir Valley Thursday observed a complete shutdown to commemorate 32nd hanging anniversary of Muhammad Maqbool Bhat who was hanged on 11 February 1984 and his body was buried inside Tihar Jail.

JNU students charged with sedition

JNU students charged with sedition

The students of Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) who reportedly raised slogans for Kashmir freedom during an event to remember Afzal Guru have been booked for sedition, media reports said.

Rain, snow break two-month dry spell in Kashmir-- Pic Abid Bhat

Rain, snow break two-month dry spell in Kashmir

According to the official of Meteorological Department (MeT), higher reaches of Kashmir including in Peer Ki Gali on Mughal Road in Shopian, Sonamarg, Amarnath Cave Shrine, Razdan Pass, Sadhna Top and Gurez received.

Avalanche warning issued

According to Divisional Commissioner Kashmir Dr Asgar Samoon, medium danger avalanche warning exists for snowbound areas in Qazigund, Shopian, Chowkibal-Tangdar, Taya, Ragini, Puttakhan, Zunegund, Malai, Pharkiyan, Keran Sector,