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Killing of Handwara student: Police tells SHRC Shahid was killed in cross firing

Killing of Handwara student:  Police tells SHRC Shahid was killed in cross firing

A day after Jammu Kashmir Police submitted a report before the State Human Rights Commission with regard to the killing a youth Shahid Ahmed Mir of Hafruda Handwara, the Commission has forwarded a letter to concerned Deputy Commissioner asking him to see what kind of compensation the administration could provide the deceased family. Shahid Ahmed […]

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Mirwaiz asks New Delhi to stop alleged repression in valley and resolve Kashmir as per aspirations of its people

Mirwaiz asks New Delhi to stop alleged repression in valley and resolve Kashmir as per aspirations of its people

Terming the prevailing situation in Kashmir as most fragile and worrisome, APHC leader Mirwaiz Umar Farooq Friday urged the international humanitarian organizations and international human rights organizations to use their good offices and play their part in stopping the ongoing bloodshed in Kashmir. He alleged every day, Kashmir witnesses killings of children and youth, harassment, […]

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Grenade attack on police station, CASO launched in Pulwama

Grenade attack on police station, CASO launched in Pulwama

SRINAGAR: Militants hurled a hand grenade at a police station in South Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Friday, official sources said. They said security guards fired in the air when militants hurled a hand grenade at a police station this evening. However, the grenade exploded without causing any damage, they said. Panic gripped the area as […]

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Er Rasheed leads protest march in Handwara, expresses solidarity with protesting AMU students

Er Rasheed leads protest march in Handwara, expresses solidarity with protesting AMU students

Independent lawmaker and MLA Langate on Friday held a protest march in Handwara in solidarity with students of Aligarh Muslim University. The spokesman said that addressing the gathering in main Chowk Handwara Er Rasheed appealed for an unconditional seize fire within Kashmir between government forces and the militant outfits. He said that the “oppressive measures” […]

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‘Kashmiris will continue with their struggle till freedom is achieved,’ Geelani says

‘Kashmiris will continue with their struggle till freedom is achieved,’ Geelani says

Authorities on Friday barred Hurriyat (G) Chairman Syed Ali Geelani from offering Friday prayers in Masjid Iqra in Lal Chowk. The spokesman said that Geelani was stopped after he defied house arrest restrictions. The police forces outside his residence did not allow him to venture out to march towards Masjid Iqra. He said that large […]

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J&K Bank responds to Dada Ompora branch issue

J&K Bank responds to Dada Ompora branch issue

Srinagar, Apr 4: Responding swiftly to the news item regarding fraudulent withdrawal of money from the customers’ accounts at the bank’s B/U Dada Ompora since 2014, the Bank has already put four of the suspected officials under suspension. The chairman & CEO, Parvez Ahmed, while responding to the issue has said, “The disciplinary proceedings have been […]

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Parvez Ahmed lays foundation stone of J&K Bank Complex at IGC Samba

Parvez Ahmed lays foundation stone of J&K Bank Complex at IGC Samba

Srinagar, Apr 04: J&K Bank Chairman and CEO Parvez Ahmed today laid the foundation stone of the Bank’s Complex at Industrial Growth Centre, Samba in presence of the Deputy Commissioner Samba, SSP Samba, Vice Presidents of the Bank, officials of SIDCO and leading industrialists of the IGC Samba besides prominent citizens of the area. J&K Bank […]