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Youth Killed, 2 others fell unconscious due to lightening in Anantnag

Youth Killed, 2 others fell unconscious due to lightening in Anantnag

>>> A 17 year old Youth identified as Muzaffar Ahmad Khan son of Mohammad Wali Khan resident of Brari Angan, Uttersoo in Anantnag district died after lightening struck him near his house a short while ago. Two other persons standing near the deceased escaped unhurt but fell unconscious ;. A pal of gloom has descended […]

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MeT predicts light rain during next 48 hours

MeT predicts light rain during next 48 hours

The Kashmir metrological department on Saturday said that light rain would occur at isolated places during the next 48 hours in the state. An official from the Meteorological department said that there are chances of light rain, across the state and weather will remain bad for today and tomorrow.

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JKLF Chairman Muhammad Yasin Malik, Zonal president Noor Muhammad Kalwal released.

JKLF Chairman Muhammad Yasin Malik, Zonal president Noor Muhammad Kalwal released.

Chairman Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) Muhammad Yasin Malik and Zonal President Noor Muhammad Kalwal have been released from police custody. Yasin sahib was arrested on 5th May 2018 and realsed after almost eight days of incarceration while as Noor Muhammad Kalwal was arrested by police on 6th April 2018 and released after almost 40 days of […]

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Windstorm uproots trees, damages houses in north Kashmir

Windstorm uproots trees, damages houses in north Kashmir

A windstorm uprooted trees and caused extensive damage to scores of residential houses in north Kashmir’s Sopore and Baramulla areas. Reports said that the windstorm hit  Sopore and Baramulla areas in the afternoon causing damage to public property there. Scores of poplar trees fell on vehicles along the road. However, no casualty was reported in […]

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Scraping stamp duty to prove historic for overall women empowerment in JK: PDP

Scraping stamp duty to prove historic for overall women empowerment in JK: PDP

Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) on Saturday termed the cabinet decision of scrapping the stamp duty in case the property is registered in name of the female member of the family a milestone for the empowerment of the women in the state at large. In a statement issued to PTK,  PDP General Secretary Mansoor Hussain Soharwardhy said the […]

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New records set by JK in centrally-funded connectivity projects: Naeem Akhtar

New records set by JK in centrally-funded connectivity projects: Naeem Akhtar

Minister for Public Works and Culture, Naeem Akhtar, today said Jammu and Kashmir has set new records in connectivity projects by surpassing the target under Central Road Fund (CRF) and other schemes meant for road expansion in the state. “Good roads not only connect people and places, but they also bring prosperity. Last year, J&K […]

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Er. Rasheed expresses sympathy with Dr. Nirmal Singh

Er. Rasheed expresses sympathy with Dr. Nirmal Singh

Expressing sympathy with Dr. Nirmal Singh, who is speaker of J&K Legislative Assembly, for his revelations of being harassed by Army at Nagrota in connection with construction of his house, AIP Supremo and MLA Langate Er. Rasheed has demanded that world should learn if the most powerful man of Sangh Parivar is facing harassment at […]

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PSA slapped on Jama’at, TeH leaders

PSA slapped on Jama’at, TeH leaders

Authorities on Saturday slapped Public Safety Act (PSA) on Jama’at-e-Islami and Tehreek-e-Hurriyat (TeH) leaders who were arrested on May 6 soon after they participated in the funeral prayers of a slain university professor, Dr Mohammad Rafi at central Kashmir’s Ganderbal district. Bashir Ahmad Lone 58, a resident of Saidapora Harwan district president Jama’at for Srinagar had led […]

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Omar Abdullah asks why not debate over BJP leaders accusation on army

Omar Abdullah asks why not debate over BJP leaders accusation on army

Jammu and Kashmir legislative assembly speaker and senior leader of BJP Nirmal Singh has accused Army of harassing people after an army raised objections over the construction of his house next to an ammunition depot in Nagrota. Reacting over the Jammu and Kashmir legislative assembly speaker and senior leader of BJP Nirmal Sing’s comment that […]

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Mehbooba speaks to Kejriwal, asks for steps ensuring safety of people from J&K

Mehbooba speaks to Kejriwal, asks for steps ensuring safety of people from J&K

Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti today spoke to Chief Minister of Delhi, Arvind Kejriwal and asked him to take steps for ensuring safety of the people from Jammu & Kashmir who are in the national capital due to various reasons. Mehbooba Mufti asked Arwind Kejriwal in particular to ensure and maintain the confidence and safety of […]