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Amarnath yatra crosses 3 lakh in 24 days, highest since 2015
Yatra started on July 17 and will conclude on August 15 coinciding with the "Shravan Purnima" festival.
Pilgrim rush at Amarnath reaches a 4-year high
The final number of pilgrims at Amarnath this year is expected to surpass the record high of around 372,000 registered in 2013
15th batch of 3,967 pilgrims leaves Jammu for Amarnath Yatra
As many as 2,85,006 lakh pilgrims had paid obeisance at the shrine last year, while the number of pilgrims was 3,52,771 in 2015, 3,20,490 in 2016 and 2,60,003 in 2017.
Amarnath Yatra resumes from Jammu, biggest batch of 7,993 pilgrims leaves for Kashmir
Since its commencement on June 28, the pilgrimage was suspended from here for the fifth time on Saturday owing to the strike called by separatist groups.
Militancy in J&K waning, hope no security required for Amarnath yatra from 2020: Jitendra Singh
"There will be no need of security for the yatra from next year as the voice of my conscience says that this is the last phase and final chapter of militancy in the state," the Udhampur MP added.
Kashmir will once again be the 'paradise on earth': J&K Governor Satya Pal Malik
"I have no doubt that a day will come once again when Kashmir will be the same as what Emperor Jahangir had praised - a paradise on earth," said the governor.
Amarnath Yatra suspended from Pahalgam, Baltal routes; death toll rises to 11
A landslide struck the yatra route between Brarimarg and Railpathri last night, resulting in the death of three pilgrims and injuring four others, including one yatri.
Army orders court of inquiry against Major Leetul Gogoi
He has been held accountable by a Court of Inquiry for fraternising with a local in spite of instructions to the contrary and being away from the place of duty while in an operational area.
Amarnath yatra crosses 2.50 lakh mark
Another batch of 782 pilgrims today left Jammu for Kashmir to join the ongoing yatra, officials said.
2.46 lakh pilgrims pay obeisance at Amarnath, 667 pilgrims leave from Jammu
Amid tight security, a smaller batch of 667 yatris left Bhagwati Nagar yatri niwas base camp in an escorted convoy of 19 vehicles, they said.
Major Leetul Gogoi likely to be indicted by Court of Inquiry
They said the CoI has found that he violated the Army's rule against developing relationship with a local woman in a conflict zone and breaching the standard operating procedure of staying away from place of duty.
Mercury rises slightly in north India, Odisha experiences rainfall
It was a clear morning in Delhi with the minimum temperature settling at 7.6 degrees Celsius, normal for this time of the year. The air quality in the city was recorded in the "very poor" category after being in the "severe" zone for the past two days. The Air Quality Index (AQI) was 390 in the national capital at 8.43 am, according to the CPCB.
Amarnath yatra back on track
About 2.6 lakh and 2.2 lakh yatris had visited Amarnath in 2017 and 2016, respectively, after a terror attack on pilgrims last year and the killing of terrorist Burhan Wani in 2016.
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