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Srinagar-Jammu highway re-opened to traffic


February 16th, 2012 - 2:57 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Feb 16 (IANS) Much to the respite of the stranded passengers on both sides of the Jawahar Tunnel in Jammu and Kashmir, the Srinagar-Jammu national highway was re-opened to ... Read more...

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Kashmiri students on ‘mission’ to know India meet Chidambaram


February 10th, 2012 - 11:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 10 (IANS) A group of Kashmiri students, mostly from the families affected by militant violence, who are on a pan-India "know the country" tour, Friday met ... Read more...

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Srinagar-Jammu highway closed for second day


February 5th, 2012 - 2:02 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Feb 5 (IANS) The Srinagar-Jammu highway remained closed for the second day Sunday as fresh snowfall and shooting stones continued at vulnerable sectors of the road, an official said.Due ... Read more...

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Jammu-Srinagar highway re-opens for one-way traffic


January 19th, 2012 - 11:51 am ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Jan 18 (IANS) The over 300-km long Jammu-Srinagar national highway was thrown open for one-way traffic towards Srinagar even as the Kashmir Valley received fresh snowfall Wednesday evening, the ... Read more...

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Jammu-Srinagar highway re-opens for one-way traffic (With Images)


January 19th, 2012 - 12:35 am ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Jan 18 (IANS) The over 300-km long Jammu-Srinagar national highway was thrown open for one-way traffic towards Srinagar even as the Kashmir Valley received fresh snowfall Wednesday evening, the ... Read more...

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Jammu-Srinagar highway opened again to traffic (Lead)


January 17th, 2012 - 8:24 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Jan 17 (IANS) After a three-day-long closure due to heavy snowfall, the strategic Jammu-Srinagar national highway was re-opened to one-way traffic, a Border Roads Organisation (BRO) official told IANS.Brigadier ... Read more...

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Traffic restored on Srinagar-Jammu highway


January 14th, 2012 - 3:47 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Jan 14 (IANS) The Srinagar-Jammu national highway was reopened to traffic Saturday and over a thousand vehicles moved towards their destinations on the road.According to eye-witnesses, Brigadier T.P.S. Rawat, ... Read more...

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One-way traffic on Jammu-Srinagar highway (With Images)


January 11th, 2012 - 3:24 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Jan 11 (IANS) For the first time since the Srinagar-Jammu highway was blocked due to heavy snowfall and avalanches last week, authorities Wednesday allowed vehicles to move from here ... Read more...

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Fresh snowfall blocks Srinagar-Jammu highway


January 6th, 2012 - 3:36 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Jan 6 (IANS) The strategic Srinagar-Jammu highway was closed for vehicular traffic Friday morning following fresh snowfall in the Jawahar Tunnel area of the road.T.P.S. Rawat, chief engineer of ... Read more...

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Traffic restored on Jammu-Srinagar highway


December 9th, 2011 - 8:36 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Dec 9 (IANS) The Jammu-Srinagar national highway which was closed to vehicular traffic early Friday has been reopened, an official said,"Traffic was restricted on the Jammu-Srinagar national highway today ... Read more...

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Bright sunshine greets Kashmir Valley


March 6th, 2011 - 2:18 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, March 6 (IANS) After a week of inclement weather, bright sunshine greeted the Kashmir Valley Sunday even as the strategic Srinagar-Jammu National Highway remained open only for one-way traffic."The ... Read more...

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Jammu- Srinagar National Highway reopens


February 28th, 2011 - 7:00 pm ICT by ANI
Jammu, Feb.28 (ANI): The Jammu- Srinagar highway, which connects Kashmir with the rest of the country, was reopened today, for vehicular traffic.All the essential supplies to Kashmir are routed through this ... Read more...

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Srinagar-Jammu highway opened for two-way traffic


February 28th, 2011 - 1:28 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Feb 28 (IANS) The strategic Srinagar-Jammu national highway was opened Monday for two-way traffic, but with restrictions, officials said."The highway has been opened for two-way traffic today (Monday), but with restrictions," ... Read more...

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Jammu-Srinagar highway remains shut due to snowfall


January 16th, 2011 - 1:17 pm ICT by ANI
Qazigund (J-K), Jan 16 (ANI): The shutdown of the 300-km Jammu-Srinagar highway continued for the second consecutive day due to heavy snowfall.Around two feet of snow on the highway has stopped traffic ... Read more...

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Snowfall in north Kashmir, Ladakh continues to freeze


January 9th, 2011 - 11:47 am ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Jan 9 (IANS) There was light snowfall in some areas of north Kashmir Sunday as the cold wave marginally abated in the valley, but the freeze continued in the Ladakh region ... Read more...

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Snow closes Srinagar-Jammu national highway


January 8th, 2011 - 9:19 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Jan 8 (IANS) The strategic Srinagar-Jammu national highway was closed for traffic Saturday evening due to fresh snowfall in the Jawahar tunnel area of the highway. "Traffic would only be restored ... Read more...

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Srinagar-Jammu highway opened for one-way traffic


January 1st, 2011 - 12:05 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Jan 1 (IANS) The Srinagar-Jammu highway was thrown open to one-way traffic Saturday after it remained closed for two days due to heavy snowfall even as chilly winds continued to lash ... Read more...

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Body scanners to be installed at Jawahar Tunnel


February 20th, 2010 - 4:42 pm ICT by IANS
By Binoo Joshi Jammu, Feb 20 (IANS) Body scanners will soon be installed at Jawahar Tunnel, the main road link between Kashmir Valley and the rest of India, to prevent terrorists from ... Read more...

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One army man killed as avalanche enters second day


February 9th, 2010 - 2:43 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, Feb 9 (ANI): One army man was killed in an avalanche that took place on the second day on Tuesday, while around 13 out of 14 trapped inside were rescued from ... Read more...

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16 dead, four missing in Srinagar avalanche


February 8th, 2010 - 5:50 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir), Feb 8 (ANI): At least 16 soldiers have lost their lives and around four others are missing after they were trapped in an avalanche in Khilanmarg, 70 kilometers ... Read more...

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Highway blockade to hit supplies in Kashmir valley (Lead)


February 7th, 2010 - 2:48 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Feb 7 (IANS) Fresh snowfall and slippery road conditions blocked the Srinagar-Jammu national highway for the second day Sunday, raising fears about the availability of essential supplies in the Kashmir valley. Locals ... Read more...

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Srinagar-Jammu highway closed for traffic (Lead)


January 29th, 2010 - 10:29 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Jan 29 (IANS) Highway connectivity between Srinagar and Jammu was snapped Friday and will remain suspended Saturday following the heaviest snowfall of the season. The Srinagar-Jammu highway was closed after heavy snowfall ... Read more...

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Snowfall in Kashmir, Srinagar-Jammu highway closed


January 29th, 2010 - 2:57 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Jan 29 (IANS) The Srinagar-Jammu national highway was closed Friday morning following fresh snowfall and slippery road conditions in the Jawahar tunnel area, a Jammu and Kashmir traffic department official said. "The ... Read more...

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Year’s first snowfall hits Srinagar-Jammu traffic


January 3rd, 2010 - 7:43 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Jan 3 (IANS) The first snowfall of the year in the Kashmir Valley Sunday led to the closure of the Srinagar-Jammu national highway due to snow and slippery road conditions. "The highway ... Read more...

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Farooq talks windmills, thinks Kashmir (Capital Buzz)


September 13th, 2009 - 3:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 13 (IANS) You can take Farooq Abdullah out of Kashmir, but you can't take Kashmir out of him. Even as a central cabinet minister in charge of new ... Read more...

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Now, Jawahar Tunnel in Jammu and Kashmir open 24×7


September 1st, 2009 - 10:20 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Sep 1 (IANS) The Jawahar Tunnel connecting the Kashmir Valley with the rest of the country would remain open for traffic round the clock from Tuesday onwards, officials said. Chief Minister Omar ... Read more...

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Jammu-Srinagar highway closed after snowfall


February 11th, 2009 - 12:07 pm ICT by IANS
“Fresh snowfall has made the Jawahar Tunnel area of the highway very slippery. So vehicular movement on the highway has been suspended," a traffic official said here.It has been snowing since the ... Read more...

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Snowfall closes Jammu-Srinagar highway


February 6th, 2009 - 2:07 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Feb 6 (IANS) Heavy snowfall in the Pir Panjal mountain range Friday closed the strategic Jammu-Srinagar highway.“Heavy snowfall since last evening caused slippery conditions in the Jawahar Tunnel area following which ... Read more...

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Jammu-Kashmir Highway still closed


January 19th, 2009 - 1:18 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, Jan 16 (ANI): The Jammu-Srinagar National Highway, the lone road link between Kashmir and rest of the country remained shut for traffic for the second consecutive day today due to ... Read more...

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36 injured in grenade explosion in Banihal


July 18th, 2008 - 4:42 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, July 18 ( IANS) At least 36 people, mostly women and children, were injured in a grenade explosion in a crowded market in Banihal town in Doda district of Jammu and ... Read more...

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Northern India enveloped in dense fog


February 6th, 2008 - 1:19 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi/ Srinagar, Feb 6 (ANI): Most of northern India was enveloped by a dense fog on Wednesday, which disrupted normal life and flight movement.At Indira Gandhi International Airport, the runway visibility ... Read more...

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Snowfall blocks Srinagar-Jammu highway


February 3rd, 2008 - 6:54 pm ICT by admin
Srinagar, Feb 3 (ANI): Traffic on Srinagar-Jammu national highway was suspended on Sunday following landslides at Panthal and heavy snowfall at Patnitop and Jawahar tunnel, officials said. The highway is the only road ... Read more...

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Jammu-Srinagar highway closed due to heavy snowfall


January 6th, 2008 - 7:26 pm ICT by admin
Srinagar, Jan 06 (ANI): Jammu-Srinagar National Highway was closed for vehicular traffic due to heavy snowfall around Jawahar Tunnel area today.The road link between Kashmir and rest of the country was ... Read more...

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Heavy snowfall blocks movement on Jammu-Srinagar Highway (Update-Kashmir snowfall)


December 12th, 2007 - 9:30 pm ICT by admin
Srinagar, Dec 12 (ANI): Heavy snowfall has blocked traffic movement on the Jammu-Srinagar National Highway, including the 2.5 kilometre-long Jawahar Tunnel. Hundreds of vehicles, mostly trucks, on their way from Jammu to Srinagar ... Read more...

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Heavy snowfall blocks movement on Jammu-Srinagar Highway


December 12th, 2007 - 2:54 pm ICT by admin
Srinagar, Dec 12 (ANI): Heavy snowfall has blocked traffic movement on the Jammu-Srinagar National Highway, including the Jawahar Tunnel area. Hundreds of vehicles, mostly trucks, on their way from Jammu to Srinagar were ... Read more...

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