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SASE issues medium danger avalanche warning for Kashmir areas

SASE issues medium danger avalanche warning for Kashmir areas

he Snow and Avalanche Study Establishment (SASE) has issued medium danger avalanche warning for Baramulla, Gulmarg, Furkian-Z Gali and Kupwara-Chowkibal-Tangdhar. Low danger warning has been issued for Poonch, Rajouri, Reasi, Ramban, Doda, Kishtwar Udhampur, Anantnag, Kulgam, Budgam, Kupwara, Bandipora, Ganderbal Kargil and Leh Districts, Bandipora-Kanzalwan-Gurez sector and Srinagar-Jammu Highway.

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Police arrests drug peddler in Srinagar, recovers stolen vehicle

Police arrests drug peddler in Srinagar, recovers stolen vehicle

A police party from police station Soura apprehended a suspicious person near the main gate SKIMS Soura identified as Mohd Yousuf Tiploo son of Mohd Ramzan Tiploo resident of Tiploo Mohalla Aanchar and recovered 13 bottles of codeine phosphate Cough-Rex from his possession which he had intended to sell among the youth at exorbitant rates. […]

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Govt resolute to give new direction to JK’s tourism sector: Dy CM

Govt resolute to give new direction to JK’s tourism sector: Dy CM

 Deputy Chief Minister Dr Nirmal Singh on Friday said that the Jammu and Kashmir state possesses immense potential for growth in tourism sector and that resolute efforts are underway to give new dimensions to State’s tourism industry by placing J&K in the world map as one of the major tourist destination. He said this during the concluding […]

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Er. Rasheed visits Yousuf Nadeem’s residence

Er. Rasheed visits Yousuf Nadeem’s residence

 Reiterating that violence is not a solution to the issue, AIP Supremo and MLA Langate  Er Rasheed has condemned the killing of Pro-Resistance activist Mohd Yousuf Nadeem and expressed solidarity with the family. While addressing a gathering organized at the residence of slain leader today at Sandipora Budgam Er. Rasheed said that resolution to Kashmir dispute […]

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Mirwaiz takes dig at authorities for curbs

Mirwaiz takes dig at authorities for curbs

Hurriyat (M) chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooqon Friday took a dig at the authorities for imposing curbs to disallow congregational prayers, saying Kashmir issue “won’t disappear” by preventing people from gathering to offer obligatory prayers”. In his address at Jamia Masjid today, the Mirwaiz condemned those in power for repeatedly barring Muslims from offering obligatory Friday prayers at Jamia […]

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Jammu-Srinagar highway restored

Jammu-Srinagar highway restored

The strategic Jammu-Srinagar national highway was restored for one-way traffic on Friday after remaining closed for the last four days. “Traffic will move from Jammu to Srinagar. No vehicle will be allowed in the opposite direction,” a traffic official said.  The highway had remained closed due to multiple landslides in Udhampur and Ramban districts stranding thousands of passengers […]

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Militants escape after brief gunfight with forces in Palahllan

Militants escape after brief gunfight with forces in Palahllan

 Militants managed to escape from cordon after a brief gunfight with security forces at Palhallan area of north Kashmir’s Baramulla district.  “This morning a gunfight broke out at village Palhallan here,” a police official posted in Baramulla told Press Trust of Kashmir. “The gunfight broke out after contingents of forces and police were conducting searches […]