Latest Jammu and Kashmir Stories

2014-09-14 23:01:36

iYogi, a global software and services company, has launched A Bridge to Kashmir, an initiative to rebuild lives and livelihoods affected by the recent floods in Jammu & Kashmir.

2008-08-25 09:00:42

The authorities imposed an indefinite curfew in Indian Kashmir on Sunday before a separatist rally, the latest in a series of protests against Indian rule in the disputed Himalayan region.

2008-02-06 13:43:52

An unexpected heavy snowfall in the Ladakh region of India may mean the death of around 90,000 Pashmina goats.

2006-08-02 09:08:52

JAMMU, India (Reuters) - Suspected militants threw a grenade near a bus stand in Indian Kashmir on Wednesday, wounding over a dozen people, police said, the latest in a spate of similar attacks in recent weeks blamed on Islamist guerrillas.

2006-08-02 07:20:00

These two women epitomize the new face of Kashmiri women who are eager to experiment with some of the social changes sweeping the Indian subcontinent while maintaining their Islamic identity and values.

2006-07-12 02:03:13

SRINAGAR, India (Reuters) - Leading Muslim milita

2006-07-12 01:28:51

ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - A leading Kashmiri guerrilla group on Wednesday denounced bomb attacks on India's financial hub, Mumbai, and grenade attacks in Indian Kashmir as "outrageous," saying it abhorred the killing of civilians. "Attacks on civilians are not part of our manifesto.

2006-07-08 06:02:35

By Sheikh Mushtaq SRINAGAR, India (Reuters) - A woman politician in Indian Kashmir survived a sixth attempt on her life on Saturday when suspected militants threw a grenade, but five of her supporters were killed and 45 wounded in the attack, police said.

Word of the Day
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.