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Drug menace bigger challenge than militancy in Jammu and Kashmir: DGP

Jammu and Kashmir DGP S P Vaid said that drug menace was a "bigger challenge" than militancy in the state and that contrabands were...

Kashmir legislator Rasheed holds plebiscite march on martyrs’ day

Independent legislator and Awami Ittihad Party (AIP) Er Rasheed on Thursday staged a "plebiscite march which started from Dastageer Sahab Shrine and ended at...

Abdullah’s Kashmir mediation remark: PDP welcomes, ally BJP condemns

Ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Friday welcomed the statement of NC president Farooq Abdullah in which he had called for a dialogue with...

Mirwaiz placed under house arrest on eve of R-day

Hurriyat (M) chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq was placed under house arrest on Thursday to prevent him from leading protests against civilian killings tomorrow, said...

No progress in probes ordered in 2016 killings

Despite passing of two years only one case has been investigated after government had ordered probe in 2016 civilian killings. The State Human Rights Commission...

#Day43: ‘Use of Force, Nocturnal Raids, Detentions Unabated in South Kashmir’

​Forces smashed windowpanes of houses and vehicles in Islamabad’s Khrewan Malpora during nocturnal raids aimed to arrest youth, the locals said Saturday.“Around 11 pm,...

BSc student killed in army firing was not throwing stones: Villagers

An undergraduate student who was killed in army firing in Khudwani area of Kulgam district on Tuesday was neither the part of a protest,...

Army pays tributes to slain soldier

Army today paid befitting tribute to its comrade who died today at 92 Base Hospital, Srinagar. Late Hav Narendra Singh sustained bullet injuries due...

Governor pays obeisance at Amarnath Cave

The annual Yatra to Amarnath in the Kashmir Himalayas commenced today from both the Pahalgam and the Baltal routes, with Governor N. N. Vohra,...

India Interested In Land, Not Kashmiris: Hurriyat

SRINAGAR: Hurriyat (G) spokesman Ayaz Akbar said that the Indian policy makers and the Sangh Parivar are only interested in the land of...

Earthquake of magnitude 5.0 jolts Jammu and Kashmir

A moderate intensity earthquake jolted the Jammu and Kashmir region on Thursday.   No loss of life or injuries or casualties have been reported.   The earthquake measuring...

Senior Jammu and Kashmir officials under scanner of Rajasthan ATS in fake arms licence...

Several senior Jammu and Kashmir government officials are under the scanner of the Rajasthan Police's Anti Terror Squad, which is probing 4.29 lakh arms...

Kupwara Killings: Accused of Fomenting Trouble, 5 Govt Emp Suspended

The district administration Kupwara Monday suspended five government employees for allegedly provoking youth to take part in stone pelting. The order issued by the...

”Disaster resilience of Kashmir” workshop on Nov 13

A three-day national workshop on ‘Disaster Resilience of Kashmir in the Face of Climate Change’ will be organised by department of environmental sciences, Abdul...

Mufti has no mandate to decide Kashmir’s future: Geelani

The majority of Jammu & Kashmir residents have neither accepted the forced military control of India in the past nor will they in the...

Shutdown against Rajnath visit, restrictions affect life in Kashmir

Normal life in Kashmir was today hit due to a strike called by separatist groups against the visit of Home Minister Rajnath Singh, even...

Protests in Pulwama against thrashing of locals by forces

The residents of Aglar Kandi village of Pulwama district on Wednesday staged protests against the government forces for allegedly thrashing some locals on Tuesday...

Bodies of two children drowned in Jhelum fished out

Srinagar: After three days, the bodies of two drowned children were fished out from Jhelum River in Hajin Township of Bandipora district of north...

Over 3,100 pilgrims leave for Amarnath cave in Kashmir Himalayas on Day 5

Amid unprecedented security arrangements, a fresh batch of 3,133 pilgrims left Jammu on Monday for the Amarnath Yatra, an official said.   They left the Bhagwati...

Restrictions in Srinagar to prevent protests against braid-chopping

Authorities imposed restrictions in many parts of Srinagar on Friday to prevent protests against growing incidents of braid chopping in the Valley. Police said that...

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