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J&K DGP orders review of security in police establishments

J&K DGP orders review of security in police establishments

In the aftermath of last months fidayeen attack on the Police Lines complex in Pulwama, J&K DGP S P Vaid today said officers have been directed to review security and install night vision-enabled CCTV cameras around police establishments in the Valley. The DGP, accompanied by IGP (Kashmir) Munir Ahmad Khan, today visited Pulwama and Shopian, […]

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Four Srinagar education institutes to remain shut on Wednesday

Four Srinagar education institutes to remain shut on Wednesday

The Srinagar district administration on Tuesday said the four Educational institutions in Srinagar will remain shut on Wednesday. The institutions include MP Higher Secondary School, SP Higher Secondary School, Amar Singh College and Islamia College. Pertinently, massive protests were witnessed in Kashmir University on Tuesday against the summoning of The varsity scholar by the National […]

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Yashwant Sinha-led panel asks govt to start Kashmir talks

Yashwant Sinha-led panel asks govt to start Kashmir talks

In a statement, the Concerned Citizens Group (CCG) said it has read with high hopes the statements of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Home Minister Rajnath Singh and the BJP leadership on a positive change in policy towards Kashmir’s citizens, as have many Kashmiris. A group of eminent people, led by former union minister Yashwant Sinha, […]

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‘Most wanted’ insurgent commander Qayoom Najjar killed in Kashmir’s Baramulla

‘Most wanted’ insurgent commander Qayoom Najjar killed in Kashmir’s Baramulla

Srinagar, September 26:
​In a very significant achievement for Police and security forces, Ab. Qayoom Najar @ Jansahib @ Ishfaq S/O Ab. Rashid Najar R/O Mumkak Sopore who has been active in terrorism since year 1999 has got killed today in an encounter near Zorawar Post of Lachiproa Uri. The terrorist who had exflitrated to Pak […]

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Dy CM calls on Union Ministers, urges for launching new initiatives in JK

Dy CM calls on Union Ministers, urges for launching new initiatives in JK

Deputy Chief Minister, Dr Nirmal Singh today called on several Union Ministers and discussed various centrally sponsored schemes being implemented in the State and also urged for introduction of new programmes to supplement the developmental initiatives being undertaken by the State Government. While discussing the initiatives being undertaken in the housing and urban development sector with the […]

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Zulfkar calls on Union Information Minister

Zulfkar calls on Union Information Minister

Minister for Food, Civil Supplies, and Consumer Affairs (FCS&CA) and Information, Chowdhary Zulfkar Ali today called on Union Minister for Information & Broadcasting (I&B), and Textiles Smriti Zubin Irani to discuss wide range of issues related to media in J&K. Zulfkar Ali requested the Union Minister to help in highlighting the positive aspects of J&K […]

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Kashmir: Army post attacked near LoC in Kupwara

Kashmir: Army post attacked near LoC in Kupwara

Army on Tuesday said that one of its posts was attacked near the Line of Control (LoC) in Kupwara district of Jammu and Kashmir. An official said that a “close firing incident” was reported near a post in Keran sector of Kupwara, which was “strongly retaliated” by the Indian arm

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Army chief warns Pakistan of another surgical strike

Army chief warns Pakistan of another surgical strike

New Delhi: Army chief Gen Bipin Rawat said Tuesday that “surgical strikes on terror launch pads across the LoC could be repeated, if necessary”, seeking to send a stern message to Pakistan. He said “cross-border infiltration will continue because camps across the Line of Control, from where terrorists are launched, are still operational,” and warned […]

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Search operation in Kathua’s Hiranagar area

Search operation in Kathua’s Hiranagar area

Army, CRPF and Jammu and Kashmir Police on Tuesday launched a search operation in the region Hiranagar area of Kathua district. Reports said that the forces also pressed in the services of Helicopter zero in on the suspected hiding militants. They said that some local villagers had noticed the presence of four suspects when they […]

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Kashmir : Modi to move focus from weakness of Govt, claims Omar

Kashmir : Modi to move focus from weakness of Govt, claims Omar

Describing Prime Minister Narendra Modi ‘a master craftsman to move focus from the weakness of his government to other issues’, former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Omar Abdullah today said it is now for the opposition to see if they can keep media suitably focused. Mr Abdullah was reacting to a tweet that “Have to […]