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Take people on board in policing, matters of public interest, IGP Kashmir

Take people on board in policing, matters of public interest, IGP Kashmir

underlining the need for application of due procedure of law, Inspector General of Police (IG), Kashmir range today asked police force to ensure that people are taken on board I policing matters of public importance. IGP S P Pani on his maiden visit this and Sopore towns on Tuesday held darbars with Jawans and officers in these […]

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BSF jawan injured in sniper fire from across LoC in Jammu and Kashmir’s Tangdhar

BSF jawan injured in sniper fire from across LoC in Jammu and Kashmir’s Tangdhar

A BSF jawan was today seriously injured after he was hit by a Pakistani sniper fire from across the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir’s Tangdhar, officials said. They said the jawan was deployed at a forward defended location (FDL) along the LoC in the area, when a sniper shot hit him in the […]

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Investigating agencies cannot define journalism, role of journalists: KEG

Investigating agencies cannot define journalism, role of journalists: KEG

Kashmir Editors Guild (KEG) on Tuesday had a marathon meeting in which the members have strongly reacted to the new definition of a journalist that was detailed in the charge sheet of incarcerated Kashmir photo-journalist Kamran Yousuf, said KEG spokesman Shafat Kira. “If the cops are supposed to define the roles and responsibilities of the […]

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MeT predicts rain, snowfall on February 23, 24

MeT predicts rain, snowfall on February 23, 24

The Meteorological Department has predicted rain and fresh snowfall at many places of the State on February 23 and 24. Director Meteorological Department, J&K, Sonam Lotus said that Western Disturbances are likely to hit J&K again after February 22 and there will be rain and snowfall at many places across the State during these two […]

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SHRC recommends compensation in porter’s death case in Kupwara

SHRC recommends compensation in porter’s death case in Kupwara

Chairperson State Human Rights Commission (SHRC), Justice Bilal Nazki Tuesday while deciding a case of death of an army porter in 1997 recommended Deputy Commissioner Kupwara to provide due compensation to the dependents of the deceased. The Chairperson SHRC also recommended the Principal Secretary to Home Department to frame a scheme for such persons who do not […]

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Militants open fire on security personnel near Awantipora Air Force Station in Jammu and Kashmir

Militants open fire on security personnel near Awantipora Air Force Station in Jammu and Kashmir

Militants today opened firing on security forces near an Air Force station in Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir, defense sources said. “There has been a firing incident at Malangpora, near the Awantipora Air Force station,” they said.