12 Mar 2014
Srinagar: At least 11 people, including two army jawans, were killed and over 100 others were evacuated to safety as the unprecedented snowfall in March triggered avalanches and damaged over 150 structures including dozens of houses in Jammu and Kashmir.
26 Nov 2012
Forty-six houses were gutted in a massive fire that broke out in the wee hours of Sunday at Pahalgam in south Kashmir's Anantnag district, official sources said.
04 Apr 2015
Jammu: More than 1200 houses have been damaged in the mountainous Doda district of Jammu and Kashmir due to the ongoing spell of incessant rains in the state, an official spokesman said.
30 Mar 2012
The Jammu and Kashmir government on Friday said that 1,45,686 houses have been constructed under the Indira Awas Yojana (IAY) scheme in the state. "1,45,686 houses have been constructed under IAY scheme since its inception in Jammu and Kashmir", Minister for Rural Development Ali Mohammad Sagar said in a written reply to a question by Dr Bashir Ahmed Veeri in the Legislative Council on Friday.
11 Jun 2014
Jammu: The Jammu and Kashmir government has set up 88 mulberry nurseries to cater to the demand of farmers for mulberry plants in the Jammu province.
12 Feb 2013
Twenty-four houses were gutted and several domestic animals killed in a massive fire in Kishtwar district of Jammu and Kashmir, police said.
07 May 2012
Jammu and Kashmir government has asked the Centre to enhance to Rs 20 lakh the assistance for renovation and reconstruction of houses for Kashmiri Pandit families willing to return.