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Article 35A: Whenever hearing takes place, people will observe strike in Kashmir, says JRL

Srinagar: Joint Resistance Leadership comprising Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik on said that they are in constant touch with the Bar Association as the crucial hearing of article 35 A is again scheduled for February 20 and 21. The list of cases comes to fore in the evening a day […]

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Now army Brigadier, SOG man injured in Pulwama gunfight   

Srinagar: An army brigadier and a top SOG man were injured in the ongoing gunfight with militants at Pingleena area of south Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Monday. Earlier seven government forces personnel including DIG south Kashmir Amit Kumar and a Lieutenant Colonel were injured in the gunfight. So far seven people including two militants and […]

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70 Employees suspended over unauthorized absence in Kupwara

70 Employees suspended over unauthorized absence in Kupwara

Kupwara: Seventy employees on Monday were suspended from the services over unauthorised absence from services in north Kashmir’s Kupwara district.  “On the instructions of District Development Commissioner (DDC) Kupwara Khalid Jahangir, Assistant Commissioner Revenue (ACR) Kupwara, Bashir Ahmad conducted a surprise visit of various offices in the District and found 70 employees were absent from […]

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Govt notifies contact numbers of Liaison Officers to facilitate JK students studying outside

Govt notifies contact numbers of Liaison Officers to facilitate JK students studying outside

JAMMU: In order to facilitate the students from Jammu & Kashmir who are pursuing higher education in other states of the country, the mobile numbers of following Liaison Officers (LOs) designated for various cities are hereby notified: 1.Ms. Veedushi Kapoor, KAS, Deputy Director, Information (KBI), New Delhi New Delhi-9888918303-Noida/Meerut 2. Dr. Inderjot Singh, Manager, JK […]

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LOs in touch with college authorities to ensure JK students don’t face any problems: Govt

JAMMU: The Government today said that the Liaison Officers in various states are in constant touch with local administrations and college authorities to ensure that the students from J&K are not put to any inconvenience. “The state administration is advising all the students and their parents, not to pay heed to any rumors, try to […]

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Saudi Arabia vowes to de-escalate India Pakistan tesnsions

Saudi Arabia vowes to de-escalate India Pakistan tesnsions

Saudi Arabia on Monday has vowed to “de-escalate” rising tensions between the two nuclear arch rivals Pakistan and India. The comments were made by Saudi Foreign Minister Adel bin Ahmed Al-Jubeir, during a presser with his counterpart Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi in Pakistan. “Our objective is to try to de-escalate tensions between the two […]

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Pulwama gunfight: DIG South Kashmir Amit Kumar injured

DIG South Kashmir Amit Kumar has been injured in the gunfight that has been raging in the pinglena area of Pulwama between militants and government forces. The gunfight erutpted in the intervening night of Sunday and Monday. “Amit Kumar, DIG south Kashmir, has been injured in the gunfight,” India today reported. Earlier eight people including […]

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Public servant arrested red handed accepting bribe

Public servant arrested red handed accepting bribe

Srinagar: Anti corruption bureau on Monday arrested a public servant caught red handed while demanding and accepting a bribe. According to a statement issued here the bureau was acting on complaint lodged in Police Station Anti-Corruption Bureau Kashmir by a contractor of M/s Sterlite Technologies limited alleging therein that one Govt. employee namely Irfan Ahmad […]

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Lieutenant Colonel, 2 other soldiers injured in fresh firing at Pingleena Pulwama

Srinagar: Three soldiers including a lieutenant colonel was injured in fresh firing with militant at Pingleena area of south Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Monday. Seven people including two militants and four soldiers, one of them a Major, and a civilian Mushtaq Ahmad Bhat (46) were killed and three more soldiers injured in gunfight earlier. While […]