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Gunfight erupts in Handwara after militants attack police party

Gunfight erupts in Handwara after militants attack police party

Gunfight erupted between militants and government forces in Rajwar area of Handwara in north Kashmir’s Kupwara district on Monday after the latter attacked a police party.

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Handwara court sends Masarat on two days police remand

Handwara court sends Masarat on two days police remand

Srinagar: A court in north Kashmir’s Handwara on Monday sent incarcerated Hurriyat leader, Masarat Alam on two days police remand, sources said. Muslim League chairman, Masarat was re-arrested in Kotbalawal jail two days back after State High Court quashed his detention under PSA. He was shifted to Handwara police station under FIR No 30/2015 U/S […]

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Omar hits out at Geelani for criticising Farooq

Omar hits out at Geelani for criticising Farooq

Srinagar Hitting out at Hurriyat Conference (G) chairman Syed Ali Geelani for criticising NC president Farooq Abdullah, former chief minister Omar Abdullah asked if Geelani can react to Pakistan Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi’s repeated statements that “Azadi was not an option for Kashmir”. “Can Geelani show me his reaction to the Pak PM who has […]

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Jammu and Kashmir: 22-year-old Srinagar resident completes ultra-marathon in single day

Jammu and Kashmir: 22-year-old Srinagar resident completes ultra-marathon in single day

New Delhi :   Hamid Aziz, a 22-year-old athlete from Srinagar has completed ultra-marathon run of 110 km in 10 hours 45 minutes. Aziz has become the first person from the state to run for a distance of more than 100 km in a single day. “I was inspired by a 55-year-old Australian who participated […]

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Forces lay siege to Kupwara in north Kashmir

Forces lay siege to Kupwara in north Kashmir

Government forces on Monday launched a cordon-and-search-operation in Rangwar Lalpora area of Kupwara in north Kashmir’s Kupwara district. An official said that a joint operation was launched by police and 28 RR of army in Rangwar after inputs about the presence of militants.