Travel

Where has Kashmir's golden meadow gone?

. Sonamarg: Shiekh Qayoom

Bollywood films like Yash Chopra's "Silsila", Shammi Kapoor-Sharmila Tagore starrer "Kashmir Ki Kali" and Raj Kapoor's "Ram Teri Ganga Maili", to me…

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Amarnath security reviewed in JK

. Srinagar: PTI

Jammu and Kashmir governor N N Vohra today reviewed security arrangements for the upcoming annual yatra to the 3,880-metre-high holy cave shrine of…

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Amarnath Yatra to begin June 28

. Jammu: IANS

The annual yatra to the Himalayan cave shrine of Amarnath in Jammu and Kashmir's Anantnag district will start on June 28, it was announced Thursday.…

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Fake tour operators’ racket busted

. Srinagar: KD

Police have busted a fake tour operators racket who used to cheat tourists in Jammu and Kashmir's summer capital Srinagar. Three persons running the…

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Trains to link Katra soon

. Jammu: IANS

Jammu and Kashmir's Katra town, the base camp for pilgrims visiting the Vaishno Devi shrine, will soon come on the railway map, it was announced Wed…

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'Trekking guide' rapes Japanese

. Panaji: IANS

The Goa police have filed a First Information Report (FIR) against a Srinagar resident for allegedly raping a Japanese tourist in August last year.…

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Swiss skier dies in Gulamarg avalanche

. Srinagar: KD

A Swiss national died while two of his companions were hurt here after they came under an avalanche, a senior police official said on Friday. 

 

He…

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In pictures: expedition to Pir Ki Gali

. Report, Pictures: Kamran Raashid Bhat

In pictures: expedition to Pir Ki Gali

The panoramic view of Chowgam – a small hamlet in Shupian district in South Kashmir where Mughal Road begins – reminded me of a landscape by an acco…

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SC asks Kashmir govt to restore Dal

. New Delhi: PTI

India's Supreme Court has directed the Jammu and Kashmir government to concentrate on efforts to restore the pristine beauty of the world-famous Dal…

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Bhojpuri film being shot in Kashmir

. Srinagar: KNS

With the opening up of world famous Tulip Garden Bollywood filmmakers have started thronging to Kashmir and in a first a Bojpuri movie ‘Villian-A Lo…

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Free insurance for Amarnath pilgrims

. Jammu: IANS

All pilgrims holding valid permits for this year's Amarnath Yatra will be provided a free insurance cover of Rs.1 lakh against accidental death.

 

N…

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Saif shoots for 'Phanton' in Kashmir

. Srinagar: IANS

The snow-bound famous ski resort of Gulmarg in north Kashmir was agog with activity today as Sajid Nadiadwala's upcoming action-thriller 'Phantom',…

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'No visa-free entry for Bangladeshis'

. New Delhi: IANS

 There is no move to make provisions for visa-free entry of Bangladeshi nationals into India, a source in the external affairs ministry said Saturda…

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Kashmir Mughal gardens get a face lift

. Srinagar: ANI

Kashmir's historical Mughal Gardens is getting a facelift ahead of the tourist season.

 

In an attempt to attract a large number of tourists, the Sh…

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Tour operators seek new destinations

. Srinagar: IANS

There is more to Kashmir than popular destinations like Gulmarg and Pahalgam, said a Srinagar-based tour operator Saturday, blaming the lackadaisica…

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Amarnath registration from March 1

. Srinagar: PTI

The registration of pilgrims for this year's annual Yatra to the Himalayan cave shrine of Amarnath in south Kashmir will start from March 1. 

 

"The…

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Train to Vaishno Devi likely from Feb

. New Delhi: PTI

The much-delayed train service to Katra, the base camp to the famous Vaishno Devi shrine in Jammu and Kashmir, is likely to start from February 2.…

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