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Man shot at in Shopian, injured

Man shot at in Shopian, injured

Unidentified gunmen on Monday shot at and injured a man in Shopian district of south Kashmir. Reports said that gunmen fired upon Muhammad Maqbool Khan in Batamadan village of Shopian today evening, leaving him injured.

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Use social networks for constructive activities : DGP impresses upon youth

Use social networks for constructive activities : DGP impresses upon youth

The closing ceremony of 35 day long Wall Climbing Camp organised by Jammu and Kashmir Police in collaboration with Department of Tourism under Civic Action Programme (CAP) was held today at Tourist Reception Centre (TRC) Nowgam.          Director General of Police, Dr. S.P. Vaid who was chief guest on the occasion distributed prizes among the […]

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Dy CM hails appointment of JK Interlocutor

Dy CM hails appointment of JK Interlocutor

Deputy Chief Minister, Dr Nirmal Singh today hailed Union Government’s initiative to appoint former IB Director, Dineshwar Sharma as interlocutor to initiate dialogue in Jammu and Kashmir. It is pertinent to mention that Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday announced that Government of India (GoI) has decided to start a sustained dialogue on Kashmir. Former Intelligence […]

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Indian Army among the strongest in the world: General Rawat

Indian Army among the strongest in the world: General Rawat

Indian Army is one of the strongest armies in the world, thanks to its committed regiments and personnel like those in the 3 Kumaon Rifles, Army Chief General Bipin Rawat said today. The Army chief was here to honour soldiers, retired personnel and veer naris (wives of soldiers killed on the line of duty) of […]

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Police arrests 4 trouble mongers in Srinagar

Police arrests  4 trouble mongers in Srinagar

In its ensuing action against trouble mongers, Police Station Soura arrested 04 miscreants involved in inciting law & order problem. These miscreants are from Soura , Lal Bazar and Zakura areas. In the garb of braid chopping chaos, these trouble mongers, incite mob and were also involved in creating disturbances in the area. Case FIR […]

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Geelani condemns killings of civilians in south Kashmir

Geelani condemns killings of civilians in south Kashmir

Hurriyat (G) chairman Syed Ali Geelani on Monday condemned the killing of innocent civilians, saying they could prove detrimental to freedom movement in Kashmir. “Commenting over civilian killings in Tral and Arwani, Geelani said that in armed confrontation between warring groups, the casualties are expected, however killing innocents neither serve any purpose for movement, nor […]

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Centre to hold sustained dialogue on Kashmir issue: Rajnath

Centre to hold sustained dialogue on Kashmir issue: Rajnath

  A sustained dialogue will be initiated by the government to find a solution to the Kashmir issue, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh said today. Addressing a hurriedly-convened press conference, Singh said that the former director of the Intelligence Bureau (IB) Dineshwar Sharma would be the central government’s representative to initiate dialogue with all stakeholders […]

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Rasheed appeals militants to take ‘moral high ground’; Says all have a right to live a dignified life

Rasheed appeals militants to take ‘moral high ground’; Says all have a right to live a dignified life

Reiterating that resolution to Kashmir dispute is the only way forward for restoring peace in the entire sub-continent , incumbent Langate lawmaker and Awami Ittehad Party chairperson, Er Rasheed on Monday appealed for respecting the honour and dignity of every Kashmiri including political workers and that of the militant families. “Harassing anyone is a matter […]

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Thousands of fish wash ashore in Kashmir’s Jhelum, trigger rumours of poisoning

Thousands of fish wash ashore in Kashmir’s Jhelum, trigger rumours of poisoning

Kashmir’s fisheries department dismissed rumours of poisoning, saying low oxygen levels, due to pollution, lesser rains and artificial barrier had affected one specie of fish. Thousands of fish washed ashore onto the banks of Jhelum river in Kashmir on Sunday, alarming people and triggering rumours of poisoning. Sensing escalation of trouble, the district administration immediately […]

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Defeat of those who saw force as solution: Omar on Centre’s

Defeat of those who saw force as solution: Omar on Centre’s

Srinagar, Oct 23 Following the Centre’s announcement today about a “sustained dialogue” on Kashmir, former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Omar Abdullah said that the acceptance of the political nature of the issue was a defeat of those who saw force as a solution. The National Conference (NC) leader also sought to know the implications […]