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Gunfight erupts in Churath village of southern Kashmir’s Kulgam

Gunfight erupts in Churath village of southern Kashmir’s Kulgam

A gunfight broke out between militants and forces in Churath village of Devsar in southern Kashmir’s Kulgam district on Friday. Reports said that the encounter began after forces launched a cordon and search operation in the area following inputs about the presence of militants.

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Geelani asks parents to avoid sending children to Army schools

Geelani asks parents to avoid sending children to Army schools

Senior resistance leader Syed Ali Geelani has expressed apprehensions over the reports of mischievous activities of educational institutions run by forces, saying they are making children indifferent towards their religion and specific culture. Geelani in a statement, while taking serious note of the trend, particularly in Kupwara and Baramulla districts, warned parents and urged to […]

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Human Rights Day: Yasin Malik goes into hiding

Human Rights Day: Yasin Malik goes into hiding

Police from last evening has raided various places to arrest JKLF chairman Muhammad Yasin Malik who has gone into hiding to lead a peaceful march towards UN observers’ office at Sonwar Srinagar on December 10, the international human rights day, a statement issued by the JKLF said.

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Over ground militant worker arrested in Chadoora: Police

Over ground militant worker arrested in Chadoora: Police

Jammu and Kashmir Police has apprehended an over ground militant worker along with four live grenades in Chadoora area of central Kashmir’s Budgam district. Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Budgam Teijinder Sigh said: “An OGW was apprehended by police in Chadoora area of Budgam district. Four live grenades have been recovered from his possession.”

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Partial restrictions in Srinagar to prevent anti-US protests

Partial restrictions in Srinagar to prevent anti-US protests

Srinagar—Authorities imposed partial restrictions in Srinagar on Friday to prevent protests against the US move to declare Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, police said. Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) comprising Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umer Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik have called for post-Friday prayer protests against the US President Donald Trump’s decision to recognise […]

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Clashes erupt in central Kashmir’s Pakherpora

Clashes erupt in central Kashmir’s Pakherpora

Government forces resorted to aerial firing in central Kashmir’s Pakherpora area of Budgam district on Friday during clashes with stone pelting protesters, reports said. The clashes started after protesters pelted stones on a forces party which was returning from a search operation conducted in some adjoining area.