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Mirwaiz placed under house arrest in Srinagar

Mirwaiz placed under house arrest in Srinagar

Authorities on Thursday evening placed Hurriyat (M) chief Mirwaiz Umar Farooq under house arrest. Sources said that a posse of policemen was deployed outside the Nigeen residence of the Mirwaiz to prevent him from moving out.

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Restrictions in Srinagar parts tomorrow: District administration

Restrictions in Srinagar parts tomorrow: District administration

Restrictions will be imposed in parts of Downtown Srinagar on Friday to prevent protests, officials said. According to the District Magistrate Srinagar, restrictions under Section 144 of CrPC will remain in force under the jurisdiction of Nowhatta, M R Gunj, Rainawari, Khanyar and Safakadal police stations in district Srinagar on September 15 (Friday).

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Kashmir has been a “tale of mistakes” beginning from Nehruvian blunders: Jitendra Singh

Kashmir has been a “tale of mistakes” beginning from Nehruvian blunders: Jitendra Singh

Union minister Jitendra Singh said the history of Jammu and Kashmir has been a “tale of mistakes” beginning from “Nehruvian blunders”. Singh, Minister of State in the prime minister’s office, said there should not have been any issue like “Kashmir issue” as it was like any other state. “There was no issue like Kashmir issue…Kashmir […]

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Mirwaiz welcomes Amnesty report calling for ban on pellet guns in Kashmir

Mirwaiz welcomes Amnesty report calling for ban on pellet guns in Kashmir

Hurriyat (M) chief Mirwaiz Umar Farooq on Thursday welcomed the Amnesty International report calling for immediate ban  on shotguns in Kashmir. In a tweet, Mirwaiz said that Kashmir welcomed the amnesty report released yesterday in Srinagar. “Kashmir welcomes amnesty report calling for immediate ban on pellet guns, trial of forces (personnel) in civilian courts and […]

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Swine flu claims second life in jammu

Swine flu claims second life in jammu

One more person has died of Swine flu in Jammu region taking the number of people died due to the dreaded disease to 2 while seven more dengue cases were also reported today. According to a health official, a 50-year-old man namely Sher Singh of Chanderkote (Ramban) has become second victim of swine flu. He […]

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Braid chopping: 5 reported in a day in Doda, Psychiatrists say incidents born out of mass hysteria

Braid chopping: 5 reported in a day in Doda, Psychiatrists say incidents born out of mass hysteria

At least 5 new cases of braid chopping were reported in the Doda area including Assar and  Charlla  on Wednesday, four of them in Assar alone. In Assar, Sunita (35) of Halya village claimed she had a strange dream around afternoon after which she fell unconscious. She found her braid chopped off when she woke […]

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traffic was resumed on the 300-km-long Srinagar-Jammu national highway after two days.

traffic was resumed on the 300-km-long Srinagar-Jammu national highway after two days.

Heavy vehicles, including those carrying essentials for Kashmir valley, left Jammu this morning as one-way heavy traffic was resumed on the 300-km-long Srinagar-Jammu national highway after two days. However, Light Motor Vehicles (LMVs) will ply from both sides, a traffic police official said. He said only one-way Heavy Motor Vehicle (HMV) traffic was resumed on […]

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22 drown, many missing as boat capsizes in UP

22 drown, many missing as boat capsizes in UP

Baghpat (UP): At least 22 people drowned and many others were missing after an overloaded boat capsized in the Yamuna River. The boat carrying 60 people capsized and 22 persons drowned, District Magistrate Bhawani Singh said. Police and PAC personnel have fished out 22 bodies so far while 10 others have been rescued. A search […]

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Jammu and Kashmir Bank(JKBANK, 532209) Stock & Share Price Update With Analysis – September 14, 2017

Jammu and Kashmir Bank(JKBANK, 532209) Stock & Share Price Update With Analysis – September 14, 2017

Opening Bell ! Updated at 10.04 AM Jammu and Kashmir Bank opened at Rs. 80.05 today after closing at Rs. 80.55 yesterday. Today’s opening price was observed to have decreased 1.35 points as compared to yesterday’s opening price. Also, the prices went as high as Rs. 81.75 and fell as low as Rs. 80.00 the […]

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Chairman J&K Bank, Commissioner Tourism flag off Expedition India Adventure Race-2017

Chairman J&K Bank, Commissioner Tourism flag off Expedition India Adventure Race-2017

J&K Bank Chairman & CEO Parvez Ahmed and Commissioner Secretary Tourism M H Malik today flagged off the first leg of Expedition India – Srinagar/Sonamarg/Leh Race -2017 from Shankaracharya Top here in presence of Director Tourism Mehmood Shah, organizers of the expedition Stephan Muller, Heidi Muller and other officers of the bank and tourism department. […]