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DGP directs officers for admirable arrangements

DGP directs officers for admirable arrangements

Jammu, January 23: Director General of Police, Dr. S.P Vaid chaired a high level meeting at Conference Hall of PHQ Jammu to finalise the arrangements for 66th B.N. Mullik Memorial All India Police Football Championship-2017 to be held at Jammu from February 1 tom 11. The chairman of different committees constituted for the championship briefed the DGP regarding the […]

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4 militants shun path of violence, return to mainstream: CM

4 militants shun path of violence, return to mainstream: CM

JAMMU: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti today said four Kashmiri youths, who had taken to militancy, shunned the path of violence and returned to the mainstream in 2017. Mufti said this in a written reply to a question of BJP MLC Vikram Randhawa in the Legislative Council. Four misguided youths shunned the path […]

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Three feared dead in south Kashmir road mishap

Three feared dead in south Kashmir road mishap

Srinagar: At least three passengers were killed after a vehicle they were travelling in skidded off the road and fell into a gorge, sources said on Tuesday. The accident happened at Kapran area of Verinag in Anantnag district with a Maruti Van.

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AJKSU in a statement said that, “it is students who are at receiving end

AJKSU in a statement said that, “it is students who are at receiving end

All Jammu and Kashmir Students Union (AJKSU) terming the Kashmir University evaluation and examination process flawed. AJKSU in a statement said that, “it is students who are at receiving end; they are often forced to hit the streets”. Kashmir University has become an autocratic institution that enjoys immunity and is answerable to no one. The […]

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Rain, snow likely in many parts of J&K

Rain, snow likely in many parts of J&K

The Kashmir Valley and Ladakh region on Tuesday continued to be gripped by a cold wave, with officials forecasting rain and snow in various parts of Jammu and Kashmir. MET Director Sonam Lotus told IANS that a feeble western disturbance could trigger light to moderate rains at many places in the plains and snowfall on the higher reaches of Jammu region and at a […]

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Hemant Kumar Sharma is new Divisional Commissioner Jammu

Hemant Kumar Sharma is new Divisional Commissioner Jammu

In the interest of administration 1.  Hemant Kumar Sharma, IAS(JK:2002), Commissioner/Secretary to the Government, Transport Department, holding additional charge of the post of Administrative Secretary, Science and Technology Department, is transferred and posted as Divisional Commissioner, Jammu, against an available vacancy. 2. M. Raju, IAS, Secretary to the Government, PHE, Irrigation and Flood Control Department, […]

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Civilian killed in Pakistan shelling, firing

Civilian killed in Pakistan shelling, firing

Jammu, Jan 22 : A civilian was killed and three others injured in heavy overnight shelling and firing by Pakistan Rangers on the international border in Jammu district, officials said 

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Valley turns into prison: NC, stages walkout

Valley turns into prison: NC, stages walkout

The opposition National Conference members on Tuesday staged a walkout from the Jammu and Kashmir Assembly over the alleged harassment to the people of Kashmir ahead of January 26. Soon after Speaker Kavinder Gupta took the chair, the opposition members started shouting against the government for caging Kashmir. NC Legislator Ali Mohammad Sagar told the […]

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UN chief follows India-Pakistan border situation, encourages dialogue

UN chief follows India-Pakistan border situation, encourages dialogue

Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is following the India-Pakistan border situation where there has been firing by both sides. He is encouraging both nations to hold a dialogue, his Spokesperson Stephane Dujarric has said. Asked at the daily UN briefing about the incidents, Dujarric on Monday said: “We are obviously aware. We are following this — what […]

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Police seek cooperation for peaceful RD celebrations in south Kashmir

Police seek cooperation for peaceful RD celebrations in south Kashmir

Jammu and Kashmir police has sought cooperation from general public for conducting the Republic Day (RD) peacefully in south Kashmir, where security forces have put up ‘nakas’ and taken measures to foil any militant attempt to cause disturbance. However, militants on Monday hurled a hand grenade towards security force patrol at Khrew in Pulwama in […]