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Lt Governor reviews functioning of J&K Sports Council & Youth Services & Sports Department

Lt Governor reviews functioning of J&K Sports Council & Youth Services & Sports Department

  Releases Coffee Table Book of J&K Sports Council Directs for completing all pending projects within stipulated timelines Calls for making concerted efforts to involve more and more youth in sports to channelize their energies SRINAGAR, SEPTEMBER 18: Lieutenant Governor, Manoj Sinha today reviewed the functioning of J&K Sports Council & Youth Services & Sports […]

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Shopian Encounter: Omar Abdullah Says Disciplinary Action Process Against Guilty Must Be Transparent

Shopian Encounter: Omar Abdullah Says Disciplinary Action Process Against Guilty Must Be Transparent

  Srinagar: National Conference leader Omar Abdullah on Friday said the process of disciplinary action against those found guilty of killing three young men from Rajouri in an alleged fake encounter in Shopian should be transparent. “The families of the three murdered men had continued to proclaim their innocence. Disciplinary action initiated by the army […]

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Panic in Gurez villages as Indo-Pak armies trade gunfire along LoC

Panic in Gurez villages as Indo-Pak armies trade gunfire along LoC

  Sajid Raina Bandipora, Sep 18 (KNO): Panic gripped villagers along the Line of Control (LoC) after Pakistan army violated the ceasefire on Friday along the Line of Control (LoC) in Gurez sector of north Kashmir’s Bandipora district Official sources told the news agency—Kashmir News Observer (KNO) that the Pakistan army initiated an unprovoked Ceasefire […]

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July 18 Shopian gunfight: Army says its men exceeded AFSPA powers

July 18 Shopian gunfight: Army says its men exceeded AFSPA powers

  ‘Those killed in Amshipora were from Rajouri’ Srinagar, Sep 18 (KNO): A probe by the Army in July 18 Shopian “encounter” has revealed that those killed were from Rajouri and its troops involved in the operation exceeded powers vested with them under the Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA-1990). In a statement, the Army […]

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Case Clearance Rate of J&K’s subordinate courts is 16 % more than its High Court

Case Clearance Rate of J&K’s subordinate courts is 16 % more than its High Court

  UT’s top court’s CCR is 76 %, subordinate courts is 92 % Nasir Azam Srinagar, Sep 18 (KNO): The case clearance rate of Jammu & Kashmir’s subordinate courts is 16 percent more than its High Court, reads a report tabled in the Parliament on Friday. These disclosures have been made in one of the […]

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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 […]