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Yasin Khan returns home after NIA questioning

Yasin Khan returns home after NIA questioning

SRINAGAR: President of Kashmir Traders and Manufacturers Federation ( KTMF) and Chairman of Kashmir Economic Alliance (KEA) Muhammad Yasin Khan, who was undergoing questioning by National Investigation Agency (NIA) in Delhi on Sunday returned his home.   After completion of five days of marathon questioning, Khan flew back to Kashmir. The Kashmir Inc, however, avoided any […]

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Article 370 has caused more harm to Kashmir than good; need to scrap it: Dy CM Nirmal Singh

Article 370 has caused more harm to Kashmir than good; need to scrap it: Dy CM Nirmal Singh

Asserting that Article 370 has caused harm to Jammu and Kashmir, Deputy Chief Minister Nirmal Singh on Sunday called for abrogation of the provision. “The Article 370 has done more harm than anything,” Singh told ANI. Singh further said, “The BJP had set 44 plus target in last state assembly elections which the party could […]

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JK Bank keen to fly to Dubai, open a branch

JK Bank keen to fly to Dubai, open a branch

SRINAGAR: With a view to bolster its Non-Resident business, particularly in the Gulf, J&K Bank plans to establish its first Representative Office in Dubai (UAE). National Business Centre of J&K Bank in Mumbai. Pursuant to approval accorded by its Board of Directors (BoD), J&K Bank has begun the process of applying to Reserve Bank of India […]

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RSS statement: Delhi does not want a political solution, says Geelani

RSS statement: Delhi does not want a political solution, says Geelani

SRINAGAR: Syed Ali Geelani on Sunday said that J&K is the only place over globe, where people are traumatized and living in continuous pain and distress. Shocked over the continuous attempts of strengthening status quo militarily, a statement issued by Geelani said people are pursuing their right to self-determination since past seventy years. “Their conviction […]

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CM visits JKTDC food festival

CM visits JKTDC food festival

SRINAGAR, OCTOBER 01: Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti visited the food festival organised by J&K Tourism Development Corporation here last evening. The Chief Minister visited various stalls of food and also live display of pottery, can work and other handicraft corners kept at the festival by the organisers for the interest of the visitors. Vice Chairman, […]

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We have lost Kashmiris emotionally, says Yashwant Sinha

We have lost Kashmiris emotionally, says Yashwant Sinha

Former Finance Minister and senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Yashwant Sinha has said that India has “lost people in Jammu and Kashmir emotionally. “I am looking at the alienation of the masses of people in Jammu and Kashmir. That is something which bothers me the most… We have lost the people emotionally… You just […]

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Separatists might use braid chopping to their benefit: DGP

Separatists might use braid chopping to their benefit: DGP

Srinagar: J&K Police on Sunday said that “rumours are being spread” that government forces are behind braid chopping incidents. “The incidents seem similar to what was happening in the rest of the country but here there is a chance that separatists and terrorists might use the incidents to their benefit,’’ Vaid told the Hindustan Times. The […]

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Young woman’s braid cut in Chewdara village of Budgam

Young woman’s braid cut in Chewdara village of Budgam

The braid of a young woman was chopped in Chewdara village of Budgam district of Jammu and Kashmir on Sunday. 21-year-old Nageena was alone at her home when the incident took place early today. Locals said that unknown persons enquired about the woman’s father Bashir Ahmad before knocking her unconscious. “A neighbor found the woman […]

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Special Drive for unemployed Youth of Kashmir from 02nd October at KVIC Pampore

Special Drive for unemployed Youth of Kashmir from 02nd October at KVIC Pampore

A special Drive for unemployed youth especially SC/ST candidates under Prime Minister’s Employment Generation Programme (PMEGP) of Kashmir will be started from 02nd October on the occasion of ‘Gandhi Jayanti’ at PMTC, KVIC, Pampore. The programme is a part of the overall initiative for addressing economic issues in J&K. While steps are being taken by […]

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Braid chopping is an attack on Kashmir ethos: PDP leader

Braid chopping is an attack on Kashmir ethos: PDP leader

Entire society owes it to women as a whole that it rises against any kind of coercion committed against them and Peoples Democratic Party sees the braid chopping incidents as a direct attack on Kashmiri ethos and a brazen attempt to undermine universal culture of respect for womanhood, a statement issued by the party said. […]