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Official panels to scrutinize applications for regularization of unauthorized constructions

Official panels to scrutinize applications for regularization of unauthorized constructions

SRINAGAR, OCTOBER 26: The Government today constituted Empowered Committees for scrutinizing applications for regularization of illegal, unauthorized constructions in the cities of Jammu, Srinagar and Katra. As per the Government order, the Divisional Commissioner Jammu would be the Chairman of Empowered Committee for Jammu City (Jammu Municipal Corporation and Jammu Municipal Authority), while as Vice […]

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Jammu and Kashmir pensioners to get free insurance cover from next year: Dr Drabu

Jammu and Kashmir pensioners to get free insurance cover from next year: Dr Drabu

In a significant decision, Minister for Finance and Labour & Employment, Dr Haseeb A Drabu, today announced that the pensioners of Jammu and Kashmir government will get free insurance cover from the next year. “Pensioners are a nation’s treasure. They are the repository of our tradition and culture. Keeping in view their contributions and hardships, […]

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Kashmir: Omar questions hype around Adityanath’s visit to Taj Mahal

Kashmir: Omar questions hype around Adityanath’s visit to Taj Mahal

Reacting to Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath tour to Taj Mahal on Thursday, former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah asked when was the last time there was so much hype around a visit to the world-renowned monument. “When was the last time there was so much hype around a visit to the […]

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Grenade hurled at police station in Kulgam district

Grenade hurled at police station in Kulgam district

Srinagar: Two policemen sustained splinter injuries after suspected militants lobbed a grenade on police station DH Pora in South Kashmir’s Kulgam district. A police official told news agency GNS that the militants attacked the police station with a grenade at around 4:30 resulting in injuries to two personnel. Both the policemen have been shifted to […]

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Burqa clad braid chopper caught in Awantipora: Claims locals

Burqa clad braid chopper caught in Awantipora: Claims locals

SRINAGAR, OCT 26 : Locals of Awantipora claimed on Thursday they had caught an alleged braid chopper (burqa clad) in the town which triggered protest. Following which resorted to teargas shelling on locals gathered on the Srinagar-Jammu highway. Police official told PTK, “Soon as we heard about the incident a police party reached the spot and took the […]

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Modi congratulates Xi, hopes to promote India-China ties

Modi congratulates Xi, hopes to promote India-China ties

New Delhi Prime Minister Narendra Modi today congratulated Chinese President Xi Jinping for securing a second term as the head of the ruling Communist Party, saying he looks forward to further promote India-China ties together. “Congratulations to President Xi on getting re-elected as CPC General Secretary. Look forward to further promote India- China ties together,” Modi […]

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Kashmiri separatist leader Nayeem Khan sent to judicial custody till 15 November in terror funding case

Kashmiri separatist leader Nayeem Khan sent to judicial custody till 15 November in terror funding case

New Delhi: A court in New Delhi on Wednesday rejected the interim bail plea of senior Kashmiri separatist leader and a businessman arrested on charges of receiving funds from Pakistan to sponsor terrorist activities and stone-pelting in Jammu and Kashmir.

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Mehbooba Mufti to meet Rajnath Singh over appointment of interlocutor

Mehbooba Mufti to meet Rajnath Singh over appointment of interlocutor

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti will on Thursday meet Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh to discuss the appointment of Dineshwar Sharma as the interlocutor for dialogue on the state and its overall security situation. As per reports, the meeting is scheduled to take place at 11 am in North Block and senior home […]