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Guns, mortars, artillery rattles LoC in J&K: 6 soldiers, 4 civilians among 10 killed; 20 injured

Guns, mortars, artillery rattles LoC in J&K: 6 soldiers, 4 civilians among 10 killed; 20 injured

  Peerzada Waseem/ Sajid Raina/ Tassaduq Hussain Baramulla/Gurez/Kupwara, Nov 13 (KNO): In one of the deadliest ceasefire violations along the Line of Control in north Kashmir areas and also in Poonch in Jammu region, five soldiers, a BSF man and four civilians were killed while as nearly 20 people including civilians and soldiers sustained injuries […]

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Govt transfers control of 108 primary schools in twin capitals of J&K to SMC, JMC

Govt transfers control of 108 primary schools in twin capitals of J&K to SMC, JMC

  Bhat Imran Srinagar, Nov 13 (KNO): In a significant development, the Jammu and Kashmir government under 74th Constitutional Amendment Act Friday transferred 108 primary schools to Srinagar Municipal Corporation (SMC) and Jammu Municipal Corporation (JMC). According to an order issued by the government, a copy of which lies with news agency—Kashmir News Observer (KNO), […]

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Pantha Chowk resident held for impersonating as ACB official

Pantha Chowk resident held for impersonating as ACB official

  Awantipora, Nov 13 (KNO): Jammu and Kashmir police on Friday claimed to have arrested a person for posing himself as Anti Corruption Bureau (ACB) official. In a statement issued to the news agency—Kashmir News Observer (KNO), police spokesman said that acting swiftly on a complaint received from a person belonging to village Dadsara Awantipora […]

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Massive forest fire breaks out in Bandipora

Massive forest fire breaks out in Bandipora

  Sajid Raina Bandipora, Nov 13 (KNO): A massive forest fire broke out on Friday evening in Dardpora area of north Kashmir’s Bandipora. Eyewitnesses told the news agency—Kashmir News Observer (KNO) that the fire engulfed in compartment number 110 of Dardpora forest range, during which dozens of trees got destroyed. “The fire later spread to […]

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Weather Advisory: Bandipora-Gurez road closed for vehicular movement

Weather Advisory: Bandipora-Gurez road closed for vehicular movement

  Sajid Raina Bandipora, Nov 13 (KNO): The 84-km Bandipora-Gurez road was on Friday closed for the vehicular movement in view of the weather advisory issued by a local Meteorological department. An order issued by Sub Divisional Magistrate Gurez, reads that in view of weather advisory issued by Meteorological department regarding heavy snowfall from today, […]

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SOPs in passenger vehicles go for a toss, authorities in slumber

SOPs in passenger vehicles go for a toss, authorities in slumber

  Passengers demand revocation of fare hike order Mubashir Aalam Wani Srinagar Nov 13 (KNO): The Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) in passenger vehicles have gone for a toss here with passengers alleging that no guidelines including maintenance of social distancing are being followed, thus risking the lives of the passengers. According to the news agency—Kashmir […]

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Covid-19:- 08 patients die, 626 test positive in J&K

Covid-19:- 08 patients die, 626 test positive in J&K

  Total cases 101,594, 1,574 deaths; recovery rate over 92 percent in UT Jahangeer Ganaie Srinagar, Nov 13 (KNO): Jammu and Kashmir Friday recorded 08 Covid-19 related deaths taking the death toll to 1,574 in the Union Territory while 526 positive cases were reported taking the tally of positive cases to 101,594 in J&K Of […]

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DDC Polls: PAGD holds two rounds of meeting to finalize candidates for 8-phases

DDC Polls: PAGD holds two rounds of meeting to finalize candidates for 8-phases

  Congress party attends meet for the first time since formation of alliance; will finalize candidates for all eight-phases by tomorrow afternoon, says Muzaffar Shah Owais Gul Srinagar, Nov 13 (KNO): For the first time since its formation, the Jammu and Kashmir Pradesh Congress Committee (JKPCC) attended the meeting of the People’s Alliance for Gupkar […]