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Highway Ban: Restrictions lifted on Baramulla-Srinagar road

Highway Ban: Restrictions lifted on Baramulla-Srinagar road

Srinagar Earlier this month, the Government had imposed restrictions on civilian movement on the Highway (NH-44) connecting Jammu to Srinagar, in order to ensure adequate security to the movement of Forces’ Convoys while at the same time minimizing public inconvenience. “These restrictions became necessary following the large movement of forces on an unprecedented scale after […]

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2 minor boys injured as shell goes off Kulgam village

2 minor boys injured as shell goes off Kulgam village

Srinagar, May 1 Two boys were injured when a shell they were fiddling with went off in Dhamhal Hanjpora area of south Kashmir’s Kulgam district on Wednesday. Official sources told GNS that the boys were fiddling with the explosive device when it went off at Dhamhal Hanjpora, causing minor injuries to both of them. The […]

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20-year-old girl found hanging inside home in north Kashmir

20-year-old girl found hanging inside home in north Kashmir

A 20-year-old girl allegedly committed suicide by hanging herself inside his home at Glasdegi area of Hyhama in north Kashmir’s Kupwara district on Tuesday. Ruqsana daughter of Siraj ud Din Khan of Glasdegi, Hyhama, hanged herself inside her home today in the afternoon, an official said. The family members of the girl, after spotting her […]

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EC to seek clarifications from MHA, take legal opinion

EC to seek clarifications from MHA, take legal opinion

JAMMU, Apr 30: Full Election Commission which met today under the chairmanship of Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) Sunil Arora in New Delhi to take a call on holding Assembly elections in Jammu and Kashmir decided to seek further clarifications on certain aspects of the issue from Union Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) and opinion of […]

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Militant surrenders

Militant surrenders

SRINAGAR, Apr 30: Police today said that a youth who had recently joined militancy surrendered with the help of family and community members. The youth has been identified as Basit Ahmad Sheikh son of Ghulam Mohammad Sheikh of Agricheck, Rajpora. He went missing and joined militancy on March 30 this year. “One more youth from […]

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Jamhooriyat, Insaniyat, Kashmiriyat eroded by JK’s ruling dynasties: Jitendra

Jamhooriyat, Insaniyat, Kashmiriyat eroded by JK’s ruling dynasties: Jitendra

JAMMU: Hitting out at the NC, PDP and Congress, Union Minister and BJP leader Jitendra Singh Tuesday said the concept of “Jamhooriyat, Kashmiriyat and Insaniyat” were eroded by Kashmir’s ruling dynasties which “perpetuated family rule” under the garb of democracy. Singh questioned the right of political parties whose leaders became MPs and MLAs with less […]

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SC asks states, UTs to comply with its directions on medical facilities to ex-HC judges

SC asks states, UTs to comply with its directions on medical facilities to ex-HC judges

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court directed all states and Union Territories on Tuesday to “forthwith comply” with its last year’s direction to provide medical facilities to retired chief justices and judges of high courts, including their spouses and dependent family members, at par with sitting judges. A bench headed by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi took […]

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Will revoke Article 370 if BJP comes to power again: Shah

Will revoke Article 370 if BJP comes to power again: Shah

MORENA: BJP president Amit Shah on Tuesday said Article 370 will be withdrawn from Jammu and Kashmir, if the saffron party is voted back to power. Addressing an election rally here in Madhya Pradesh, Shah also slammed National Conference (NC) leader Omar Abdullah for his statement seeking a separate prime minister for Jammu and Kashmir. […]