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COVID claims 15 lives, 1330 test positive in J&K

COVID claims 15 lives, 1330 test positive in J&K

  Total cases 61,041, 966 deaths; Active cases over 20,500 in UT Jahangeer Ganaie Srinagar, Sep 18 (KNO): The toll of COVID-19 positive cases and deaths due to the deadly virus are witnessing no respite in Jammu and Kashmir as 1330 fresh cases were detected on Friday while 15 patients who were tested positive earlier […]

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J&K govt asks private educational institution not to charge any admission from student

  Riyaz Bhat Srinagar, Sep 18 (KNO): The government on Friday asked the private educational institutions of Jammu and Kashmir not to charge any admission fee from the students. In an order, a copy of which lies with the news agency—Kashmir News Observer (KNO), principal secretary to the government for school educational department and skill […]

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COVID-19 has no serious impact on environment; MS SKIMS

COVID-19 has no serious impact on environment; MS SKIMS

  Advices people to be extra-careful during winter in Kashmir Faizan Wani Srinagar, Sep 18 (KNO): Medical superintendent Sheri Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences (SKIMS) Soura on Friday stated that there would be no serious impact of novel CoronaVirus during the winter in Kashmir valley, if people strictly adhere to COVID-19 protocols, including wearing of […]

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Hideout busted in Kupwara, ammo recovered

Hideout busted in Kupwara, ammo recovered

  Kupwara, Sep 18 (KNO): Army on Friday claimed to have busted a hideout in Kandi forest in north Kashmir’s Kupwara district and recovered arms and ammunition during a search operation in the area. In a statement to the news agency—Kashmir News Observer (KNO), the Army said that arms and ammunition was recovered during the […]

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Woman injured in cross-border firing in Poonch

Woman injured in cross-border firing in Poonch

  Poonch, Sep 18 (KNO): A woman was on Friday injured during the cross-border firing along the Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch village in Jammu division. Officials told the news agency—Kashmir News Observer (KNO) that on Friday evening at around 04:45 PM, Pakistan army violated ceasefire from Nakiyal area and resorted to unprovoked firing […]

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Jammu and Kashmir: Pulwama-like attack averted, 52 kg explosives found, says Army The Army also recovered 50 detonators from the site.

Jammu and Kashmir: Pulwama-like attack averted, 52 kg explosives found, says Army The Army also recovered 50 detonators from the site.

The Indian Army on Thursday said that it averted a major attack in Jammu and Kashmir by discovering 52 kilograms of explosives, not far from the site of the 2019 Pulwama terror attack. The Army said in a statement that the explosives were found in a joint search operation launched in the morning in Garikal […]

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UN chief calls for ‘positive’ settlement of Kashmir issue, evades comments on demography charter

UN chief calls for ‘positive’ settlement of Kashmir issue, evades comments on demography charter

United Nations: At a time when border issues are the most pressing issues India is facing on both its fronts, with Pakistan as well as China, the United Nations on Wednesday called for a “positive” resolution to the matter. UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres urged India and Pakistan to move in a positive direction to resolve differences […]

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Soldier injured as India, Pak exchange fire on LoC in two sectors in Poonch

Soldier injured as India, Pak exchange fire on LoC in two sectors in Poonch

  M S Nazki Poonch, Sept 17 (GNS): A soldier was injured as India and Pakistani army exchanged fire in two sectors along Line of Control in Poonch district of Jammu on Thursday. Official sources told GNS that there was firing and mortar shelling from Pakistan in Mendhar and Balakote sectors. One soldier Naik C […]

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ED files charge sheet against separatist leader Shabir Shah’s wife

ED files charge sheet against separatist leader Shabir Shah’s wife

New Delhi, Sep 17 (IANS): Tightening its noose on separatist leaders in Jammu and Kashmir, the Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Thursday filed a supplementary charge sheet against Bilquis Shah, wife of separatist leader Shabir Shah in a terror funding case, officials said. A senior ED official here said that the agency filed a charge sheet against […]

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14 year Old Girl Commits Suicide in Khiram Anantnag .

14 year Old Girl Commits Suicide in Khiram Anantnag .

  Waris Shah ANANTNAG Sep 17 : A 14-year-old Girl Allegedly Committed Suicide by Hanging herself inside her home Khiram area of Anantnag district of south Kashmir on Thursday Evening official said. An official told, that she was shifted to nearby Hospital where doctors declared her brought dead. After the completion of medical and legal […]