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Kashmir’s Mirwaiz among top five influential persons in subcontinent

Kashmir’s Mirwaiz among top five influential persons in subcontinent

Hurriyat (M) chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq has for the fifth consecutive year been chosen among the 500 most influential Muslim personalities across the globe by Royal Islamic Strategic Studies Centre (RISISC) Jordan and one among the five top influential persons in the sub-continent. “Dr Farooq inherited the title of the 14th Mirwaiz, (traditional preacher of […]

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Rains, snow likely from November 12 in Kashmir: Weatherman

Rains, snow likely from November 12 in Kashmir: Weatherman

Weatherman on Thursday predicted light rains and snow from November 12-15 in Kashmir valley. Sonum Lotus, who heads the meteorological department in Jammu and Kashmir, said hilly areas are likely to receive moderate snow while light rains and snow could lash plains from November 12-14. “The inclement weather could continue till November 15,” he said, […]

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Three truckers feared buried in landslide on Kashmir highway

Three truckers feared buried in landslide on Kashmir highway

hree truckers from Punjab are feared buried under a massive landslide on Srinagar-Jammu highway, officials said today. Reports said three persons were on board an apple-laden trawler (registration number PB06AK 4045) when a massive landslide hit the highway at Battery Cheshma in Ramban district on Monday morning. An official said that a rescue operation was […]