The train started at 11 am from Qazigund and derailed within 15 minutes at Sadoora point. Its engines and three coaches skidded off the track.
Kabul may find a solution to its poppy menace courtesy J&K. A delegation of Afghan farmers are in Srinagar undergoing training on how saffron could replace poppy.
Abdullah is set to hold meetings on Thursday with the state cabinet and the coordination committee of the ruling alliance on Afspa.
Azad wants CM and the home minister to take a final call on AFSPA that has seen conflict between Centre, state govt & army.
Getting Google to Srinagar is part of the American charity's ideas of helping people to identify opportunities and promote technology.
Ruling coalition partners National Conference and Congress were battling each other over pruning areas that should be under Afspa.
Even a priority scheme like the Prime Minister's Reconstruction Plan (PMRP) for Jammu & Kashmir suffers monetary losses due to cost overruns.
Activists said the level of knowledge about AFSPA is negligible in 'non-victim' states and they will be informing people about this piece of law that has destroyed families.
What's the one thing that Jammu & Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah does more regularly than tweeting? Courting controversies, probably.
Chaman Lal Gupta was expelled from the party, the other six MLAs - J R Sapolia, Gharu Ram, Bharat Bhushan, Baldev Raj, Durga Dass and Lal Chand- were suspended.
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