The pit temple of Bijbehara in Jammu and Kashmir

Newsroom24x7 Network Srinagar: A 29 July 2020 post on facebook illustrated with pics says: “The pit temple next to the river is said to be ancient Shiv temple of Bijbihara mentioned by Kalhana as Vijeshvara. The word Bijbehara or Vijbor has been derived from Sanskrit word Vijayeshwar. It was an ancient site of Shiva Vijayeshwar. The sculptures found… Read More The pit temple of Bijbehara in Jammu and Kashmir

NIA Arrests one more accused in Pulwama attack case

Newsroom24x7 Network Srinagar/Jammu: In the continuing investigation of the Pulwama attack case in which 40 CRPF personnel were martyred in an IED blast on 14 February 2019, NIA has arrested one more accused – Mohd. Iqbal Rather, 25, son of Abdul Khaliq Rather and resident of Futlipura, Charar-e-Shareef, Budgam, Jammu & Kashmir. Mohd. Iqbal Rather… Read More NIA Arrests one more accused in Pulwama attack case

Nation remembers Gulab Singh – the founder of Jammu and Kashmir – on his Coronation Day

Newsroom24x7 Network It is the 199th Coronation Day of Maharaja Gulab Singh – the founder of Jammu and Kashmir. On this day in 1822, his Coronation took place at Jio Pota Akhnoor on the banks of River Chenab. Maharaja Gulab Singh had carved a big empire under Gen Zorawar Singh, who had annexed Leh, Ladakh,… Read More Nation remembers Gulab Singh – the founder of Jammu and Kashmir – on his Coronation Day