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Terror funding: Court reserves order on photojournalist’s bail

Terror funding: Court reserves order on photojournalist’s bail

New Delhi, Feb 15 A Delhi court today reserved its order on the bail plea of a freelance photo-journalist, arrested last year for alleged stone-pelting and other offences in the Kashmir Valley, after he alleged that NIA was trying to gag the media. Additional Sessions Judge Tarun Sherawat reserved the order for February 19 after […]

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JRL calls shutdown in Kashmir on Saturday against killing of Hurriyat leader, shifting of prisoners

JRL calls shutdown in Kashmir on Saturday against killing of Hurriyat leader, shifting of prisoners

Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) has called for a shutdown in Kashmir on Saturday against the killing of Yousuf Nadeem, shifting of Kashmiri inmates from central jail Srinagar and “bias” of Indian judiciary against Kashmiris. Muhammad Yousuf Rather alias Yousuf Nadeem was associated with Hurriyat (G). He was shot dead by gunmen while he was travelling […]

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Day-4: Srinagar-Jammu highway continues to remain shut

Day-4: Srinagar-Jammu highway continues to remain shut

The Srinagar-Jammu national highway was shut for the fourth consecutive day today due to landslides, even as dry weather prevailed in Kashmir where the mercury settled below the freezing point at most places. The 270-km highway was closed again due to landslides at Kela Morh area of Ramban. “The Srinagar-Jammu national highway is closed for […]

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Deeply shocked on the demise of Senior Congress Leader of Baramulla, Ghulam Mohammad Sheikh: Soz

Deeply shocked on the demise of Senior Congress Leader of Baramulla, Ghulam Mohammad Sheikh: Soz

“I express my sadness on the demise of Senior Congress leader of Baramulla District Ghulam Mohammad Sheikh popularly known as Nanna Kak. Ghulam Mohammad Sheikh of Fateh Garh Baramulla was one of the senior leaders of district Baramulla. I place on record my appreciation for his deep interest in solving the problem of the neighbhourhood. […]

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5 accused behind terrorist’s escape from SMHS hospital in NIA custody

5 accused behind terrorist’s escape from SMHS hospital in NIA custody

Srinagar, February 15 The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Thursday took the custody of five accused arrested by the Jammu and Kashmir Police in connection with the escape of Lashkar-e-Taiba terrorist Mohammed Naveed Jhatt from the SMHS hospital, an official spokesman said here.The NIA spokesman said the court of Chief Judicial Magistrate here granted a […]

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At Ajmer Sharif, Mehbooba prays for peace in Kashmir

At Ajmer Sharif, Mehbooba prays for peace in Kashmir

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti visited the shrine of famous Sufi saint Hazrat Khawaja Moin-ud-Din Chishti (RA) on Thursday and prayed for peace and prosperity in Kashmir. “Returned to Dargah Ajmer Sharif to seek the blessings of Khwaja Hazrat Moinuddin Chishti (RA). Khwaja Saheb’s  timeless message to us was, ‘Love towards all, Malice […]

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Weatherman predicts rain during next 24 hours

Weatherman predicts rain during next 24 hours

Srinagar: After a snowfall in the hills and moderate rain and snow in the plains of Kashmir on Monday, the night temperatures across Jammu and Kashmir is set to improve from today onwards, an official from MeT said. After over a two-month-long dry spell, the Kashmir Valley received its first major snowfall this season on Monday. […]

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Two Militants killed as Army foils infiltration bid on LoC in Poonch

Two Militants killed as Army foils infiltration bid on LoC in Poonch

Two Militants have reportedly been killed as the Army has successfully foiled an infiltration bid along the Line of Control in Mendhar area of Poonch district in Jammu and Kashmir, on Thursday. “Some suspicious movement was noticed in general area of Mendhar on early Thursday morning,” defence spokesman here said. He said that a brief […]