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Traffic was disrupted on Srinagar-Jammu highway

Traffic was disrupted on Srinagar-Jammu highway

An official said that the movement of traffic was halted after a big slide hit the road at 10 am at Anokhi fall near Battery Cheshma, 11 Kms from Ramban. Men and machinery have been put into service to clear the highway, he said, adding that it would take several hours to clear the slide.

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India has no role in Maldives: Chinese state media

India has no role in Maldives: Chinese state media

Saying that political struggles are supposed to be internal affairs of a country in reference to emergency declared Maldives, Chinese state media has said India has no justification to intervene in the Maldives, said a media report. “Political struggles are supposed to be internal affairs, and New Delhi has no justification to intervene in Male’s […]

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Uproar in J&K Assembly over Srinagar attack; govt admits lapse

Uproar in J&K Assembly over Srinagar attack; govt admits lapse

Admitting security lapse in Tuesday’s terror attack at SMHS Hospital in Srinagar, the J&K Government on Wednesday announced a thorough investigation to look into such lapses.Two cops of Jammu and Kashmir Police were killed and a dreaded Pakistani terrorist managed to escape after the attack.Reacting to the demand of opposition members, Minister for Parliamentary Affairs […]

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Fire guts three houses in border town Karnah

Fire guts three houses in border town Karnah

Three residential houses were gutted in an overnight fire incident in Kandi village of border town Karnah in north Kashmir’s Kupwara district, police said.

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Parliament LIVE: PM Modi to Respond to Oppn Attack on Jobs, Economy; BJP Issues Whip

Parliament LIVE: PM Modi to Respond to Oppn Attack on Jobs, Economy; BJP Issues Whip

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is expected to reply to the debate on the motion of thanks to the President’s address in both Houses of Parliament today. Though the motion is likely to be adopted, it may face disruption with TDP MPs keeping up protests for a special Andhra package and the opposition members pressing for […]

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Bring Law To Punish Anyone Calling Indian Muslim ‘Pakistani’: Asaduddin Owaisi

Bring Law To Punish Anyone Calling Indian Muslim ‘Pakistani’: Asaduddin Owaisi

NEW DELHI:  Asaduddin Owaisi, who leads the All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen or AIMIM has urged the government to bring a law to punish any person who calls an Indian Muslim “a Pakistani” with a three-year jail term. Putting his demand to the government in the House, Mr Owaisi said, “Bring a law that if any Muslim […]

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Pakistan Raises Kashmir Bogey in UN Security Council, Wants Review of 1948 ‘Plebiscite’ Resolution

Pakistan Raises Kashmir Bogey in UN Security Council, Wants Review of 1948 ‘Plebiscite’ Resolution

United Nations: Pakistan has brought up the Kashmir issue in the Security Council, accusing it of “selective implementation” of its resolutions. “Nothing undermines the credibility of the Council more than selective implementation of its resolutions,” Pakistan’s Permanent Representative Maleeha Lodhi said on Tuesday during a session on its working methods. The Council should therefore periodically review […]

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Azad gives notice in Rajya Sabha over deteriorating security in J-K

Azad gives notice in Rajya Sabha over deteriorating security in J-K

A day after two policemen were killed in a terror attack, Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad on Wednesday submitted a zero hour notice in the Rajya Sabha over deteriorating security situation in Jammu and Kashmir. Leader of Oppositon in the upper house of Parliament, Azad hails from the troubled state In a dramatic get away, a […]

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Rape accused dies in police custody in Jammu

Rape accused dies in police custody in Jammu

A rape accused was found dead under mysterious circumstances in police custody here, on Wednesday. As per sources, one Subash Chander, 50, alias Kaka, resident of Janipur, Jammu, who was arrested by police on February 2 in connection with a rape case, lodged by the family of a minor girl, died in the lock-up.

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Fire guts two residential houses, as many cow sheds in Kupwara

Fire guts two residential houses, as many cow sheds in Kupwara

Two residential houses and as many cow sheds were gutted in a mysterious fire late Tuesday night in Arampora village of north Kashmir’s Kupwara district. Reports said that two houses and two cow sheds of two brothers Abdul Ahad Mir and Mohammad Abdullah Mir were gutted in mysterious fire. They said that property worth lakhs […]