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Former FM launches ‘Jammu Kashmir Apni Party’

Former FM launches ‘Jammu Kashmir Apni Party’

  Says any decision by SC over Art 370 has to be accepted; JKAP is regional party with national outlook, won’t sell dreams or fantasy to people, development our prime focus; silence by parties pushed us to structure new podium   Srinagar, Mar 08 : The former finance minister Syed Altaf Bukhari on Sunday formally […]

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Appeal To People To Stay Away From Rumours Regarding Coronavirus: Modi

Appeal To People To Stay Away From Rumours Regarding Coronavirus: Modi

NEW DELHI – Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday asked people to stay away from rumours regarding coronavirus and emphasised on the need to follow the advice of doctors in this regard. He also asked people to avoid handshakes and start greeting others with ‘namaste’ once again. “In such times rumours circulate very rapidly. Some say […]

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*Coronavirus: Schools upto primary level closed in four Kashmir districts

*Coronavirus: Schools upto primary level closed in four Kashmir districts

  As a precautionary measure amid growing threat of coronavirus, authorities have ordered the closure of schools in four districts of Kashmir Valley. Talking to Divisional Commissioner Kashmir, Baseer Khan said that the classwork in all private and government schools upto primary level have been ordered to be closed immediately in four districts including Srinagar, […]

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Husband-wife, daughter charred to death in Khanyar blaze

Husband-wife, daughter charred to death in Khanyar blaze

  Srinagar, Mar 07 : A couple and their three-year-old daughter were charred to death in a blaze that broke out in Sheshgari Mohalla of Khanyar area in Srinagar. ), officials said that fire broke out from the residential house of one Javaid Ahmad in Khanyar during an intervening night of Friday-Saturday. They said Ahmad, […]

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Three grenades recovered from orchard in Sopore

Three grenades recovered from orchard in Sopore

Sopore, Mar 06 : Government forces on Thursday recovered three hand grenades from an orchard in north Kashmir’s Sopore town on Friday. Reports reaching said that a joint team of Army’s 52 RR, SOG and CRPF launched a search operation in an apple orchard at Krankshin near railway bypass crossing in Sopore town. During searches, […]

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A new picture of @ OmarAbdullah is going viral on social media

A new picture of @ OmarAbdullah is going viral on social media

A new picture of @ OmarAbdullah is going viral on social media where he can be seen apparently with a doctor. Omar continues to be detention at Hari Niwas under the public safety act. The date of the picture taken is not known.

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JK highway blocked for 6 hrs over suspicious death of trucker in Kashmir

JK highway blocked for 6 hrs over suspicious death of trucker in Kashmir

People blocked Jammu-Srinagar National Highway on Thursday for several hours to protest against the suspicious death of a truck driver in south Kashmir, officials said. Truck driver Partap Singh of Jhajjar Kotli area of Jammu district was found dead under suspicious circumstances in Khudwani belt of Kulgam district on Wednesday, they said. People, including truck […]

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J&K Bank conducts Shopian DLRC/DCC Meet

J&K Bank conducts Shopian DLRC/DCC Meet

  Srinagar, Mar 5: J&K Bank conducted a District Level Review Committee/District Consultative Committee (DLRC/DCC) meeting of the district Shopian to review the achievements made during the third quarter of the current fiscal under the annual District Credit Plan (DCP) for the financial year 2019-20. Organised at the District Administrative Complex Shopian, District Development Commissioner […]

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Two with travel history to coronavirus-hit countries flee from J-K hospital, brought back

Two with travel history to coronavirus-hit countries flee from J-K hospital, brought back

Two people, who had a travel history to coronavirus-hit Italy and South Korea, fled from a Jammu-based government hospital”s isolation ward, but were brought back, officials said on Thursday. They were admitted to the hospital on Wednesday afternoon. Samples were taken and sent to the National Institute of Virology (NIV) in Pune, they said. There […]

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Lifting curbs on social media in J&K a good omen: Altaf Bukhari

Lifting curbs on social media in J&K a good omen: Altaf Bukhari

SRINAGAR, March 5: Former finance minister Syed Mohammad Altaf Bukhari on Thursday welcomed lifting of curbs on social media networking sites in Jammu and Kashmir saying that the move has come as a good omen before the launch of his party scheduled in next few days. In a statement issued here, Bukhari said that he is […]