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Upper reaches receive snowfall, rain lashes plains in Kashmir

Upper reaches receive snowfall, rain lashes plains in Kashmir

The upper reaches, including Zojila on Srinagar-Leh national highway, received light snowfall while incessant intermittent rain lashed plains in the summer capital, Srinagar and other parts of Kashmir valley, resulting in chilly weather conditions. However, there was some respite from chilly weather conditions as the Sun came out from behind the clouds in the afternoon […]

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Officers brief J-K Lt Guv as ”darbar move” offices reopen in Jammu on Monday

Officers brief J-K Lt Guv as ”darbar move” offices reopen in Jammu on Monday

With the Jammu and Kashmir administration all set to start functioning from here under the bi-annual shifting of the capital known as ”Darbar Move”, Lieutenant Governor G C Murmu was briefed on Sunday about arrangements for smooth functioning of the move offices and the overall law-and-order situation. The Civil Secretariat and other government offices closed […]

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Div Com, IGP Jammu meets Lt Governor

Div Com, IGP Jammu meets Lt Governor

, Divisional Commissioner Jammu and Shri Mukesh Singh, IGP Jammu met Lieutenant Governor, Girish Chandra Murmu at the Raj Bhavan here on Sunday. The Div Com briefed Lt. Governor about the arrangements being put in place for functioning of the move offices and law and order scenario in Jammu division besides efforts of the Divisional […]

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We have identified militants involved in South Kashmir killings: DGP

We have identified militants involved in South Kashmir killings: DGP

: Security forces today arrested a Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) militant from Sopore area of North Kashmir and recovered arms and ammunition from his possession. And Director General of Police Dilbag Singh said that militants involved in the killing of labourers have been indentified and will be neutralized soon. A joint operation was launched by Army’s 22 […]

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50 Kashmiri youth who joined terror groups return home: Indian Army

50 Kashmiri youth who joined terror groups return home: Indian Army

As the state of Jammu and Kashmir turned into two Union Territories on October 31, General Officer Commanding (GoC) of 15 Corps Lieutenant General Kanwal Jeet Singh Dhillon announced that around 50 Kashmiri youngsters have returned to normal life this year, after abandoning the terror groups they had joined. Launched by Kashmir-based XV Army Corps […]

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Political detenues likely to be shifted from Centaur Hotel soon

Political detenues likely to be shifted from Centaur Hotel soon

As the winter sets in, the Jammu and Kashmir administration is looking for an accommodation to shift 34 political detenues from Centaur Hotel here as it lacks proper heating arrangements, officials said. The winter chill has already started taking a toll on the health of the detenues — National Conference, PDP and People”s Conference leaders […]

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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.