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Days after Militants Kill Bengal Labourers in Kashmir, Mamata Says Remaining Workers Being Brought Back

Days after Militants Kill Bengal Labourers in Kashmir, Mamata Says Remaining Workers Being Brought Back

Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said over 130 workers were still there in Kashmir and efforts were on to bring them back to the state. Banerjee told reporters during a ‘Bijoya Samillini’ event at Eco Park in New Town, “We have identified a total of 131 individuals from Bengal who are working at various […]

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INTERVIEW| Bengal labourers killed by Pakistani & local terrorists: Jammu & Kashmir DGP

INTERVIEW| Bengal labourers killed by Pakistani & local terrorists: Jammu & Kashmir DGP

By H Khogen Singh Express News Service The recent terrorist killings of non-locals is not something the Jammu and Kashmir Police is worried about as it is not a new phenomenon and the culprits of the Kulgam incident, in which five labourers belonging to Murshidabad in West Bengal were killed, would be eliminated soon, Director General of […]

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J&K Bank opens 3 more BUs, 4 ATMs in Jammu, Srinagar

J&K Bank opens 3 more BUs, 4 ATMs in Jammu, Srinagar

Srinagar, Nov 2: As part of its strategic outreach to extend banking facilities and financial services further into the unbanked areas of Jammu and Kashmir, J&K Bank commissioned two Business Units (BUs) along with Automated Teller Machines (ATMs) at Pouni Chak and MairaMandrian in Jammu besides inaugurating another ATM at Business Unit Gajansoo in the […]

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Centre releases political map of new Union Territories Jammu & Kashmir and Ladakh

Centre releases political map of new Union Territories Jammu & Kashmir and Ladakh

The Central government on Saturday released the new political map of the Indian Union, with 28 States and nine Union Territories, and a map showing the administrative boundaries of the newly formed UTs of Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh.

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India Concerned Over Use Of Social Media, WhatsApp For Radicalisation: US

India Concerned Over Use Of Social Media, WhatsApp For Radicalisation: US

WASHINGTON:  India continues to remain concerned over the use of internet, particularly social media and messaging apps like WhatsApp, for the recruitment and radicalisation of terrorist, according to a report by the US State Department. Days after WhatsApp snooping case came to light, the State Department said this in its annual “Country Reports on Terrorism” […]

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HC raps Admn for not removing encroachments from Govt land

HC raps Admn for not removing encroachments from Govt land

High Court today granted last opportunity to administration and police to act upon the court orders on removing encroachments on Government land in Baramulla or else remain present before the Court. Dealing with a contempt petition filed by the residents of Azad Gunj Baramulla seeking implementation of Court order passed way back in 2015, the […]

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No plans to take up Kashmir issue: UNSC President

No plans to take up Kashmir issue: UNSC President

Security Council has no plans to take up the Kashmir issue, according to Karen Pierce, the British Permanent Representative who is heading it this month. “We have not picked Kashmir because the Security Council had an opportunity to discuss it recently and we have not been asked by any other Security Council member to schedule […]

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PDP expels leader for attending swearing-in ceremony of Jammu and Kashmir’s lieutenant governor

PDP expels leader for attending swearing-in ceremony of Jammu and Kashmir’s lieutenant governor

The Peoples Democratic Party on Friday expelled Rajya Sabha member Nazir Ahmad Laway after he attended the oath taking ceremony of Kashmir’s new Lieutenant Governor GC Murmu. Murmu was sworn in on Thursday, after the two new Union Territories of Ladakh and Jammu and Kashmir came into existence. Laway was expelled for anti-party activities, PTI […]

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India has received ‘fullest’ support from U.S. on Kashmir issue: Indian Ambassador to the U.S.

India has received ‘fullest’ support from U.S. on Kashmir issue: Indian Ambassador to the U.S.

We are happy that we have that understanding and support from our friends in the U.S. administration, said Harsh Vardhan Shringla Noting that India has received the “fullest” support from America on Kashmir, Indian Ambassador to the U.S. Harsh Vardhan Shringla said New Delhi is happy that the Trump administration has taken a “very understanding […]

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J&K Bank opens new Business Unit, ATM at TalliMorh

J&K Bank opens new Business Unit, ATM at TalliMorh

Srinagar, Oct 7:J&K Bank today commissioned a new Business Unit (BU) along with an Automated Teller Machine (ATM) at village TalliMorh in R S Pura near the International Border. The bank’s Chairman and Managing Director (CMD) R K Chhibber inaugurated the new BU and the on-site ATM in presence of its President Arun Gandotra,Vice Presidents […]