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One killed, four injured in Srinagar grenade attack

Srinagar: A civilian was killed and four others – two civilians and two policemen – were injured on Sunday evening when militants hurled a grenade at Khanyar police station here. All the injured have been shifted to hospital and area has been cordoned off with search operation on to nab the militants responsible for the […]

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Weather likely to improve after one week:MET

SRINAGAR: Kashmir valley receives rainfall in plains and a light snowfall in Pahalgam on Saturday. It is till snowing in the tourist destination. Officials in the MeT department said that isolated rainfall will continue in most parts of the valley till May 8. Snowfall was also reported from Pahalagam Islamabad district. The weather is going […]

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All-Women Battalion To Fight Against The Stone Pelters In Kashmir.

The government is leaving no stone unturned to ensure stone pelting in the Valley is stopped. There were pellet guns, chilli grenades and recently the security forces were asked to use plastic bullets in crowd control operations. Now the government has planned to raise an all-women unit of the India Reserve Battalion in Jammu and […]

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Unidentified body found in Srinagar.

Srinagar: A body of an unidentified boy was found in Batamallo area of Srinagar today. A police party of Police station Batamallo recovered a decomposed body of 12 to 15 years boy from Nund Reshi Colony Batamallo.. After completion of medico formalities the body has been kept in police control room for identification.

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Government has waged war against unarmed Kashmiris :Mirwaiz

SRINAGAR: Expressing his strong reaction to the anti-Kashmir policies of the state rulers chairman Hurriyat (M) and Ameer-e-Mutahida Majlis Ulama Mirwaiz Dr Molvi Muhammad Umar Farooq has said that a war has been waged at all level against the unarmed people of Kashmir and the way atrocities are being committed on the people depict the worst […]

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Water level receding, but threat remains on Monday

  Srinagar: Although water level has receded in river Jhelum, but the looming threat of the floods continues to be here in Srinagar and other parts on Monday due to rainy spells throughout the day. The rains continued even on Monday though it was light rainfall, but the wet weather is giving sleepless nights to […]

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Jammu muslims unsafe:Geelani

Srinagar: While condemning attack on the nomad family by self-styled ‘Gaw rakshaks’ in Jammu Joint Hurriyat chairman, Syed Ali Geelani on Sunday said that “Jan Sangh cadre has virtually declared a war against Muslim community.”   Expressing concern Geelani said that “Delhi administration instead of containing these elements, is backing cow vigilantes’’. “Since the inception […]

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Traffic chaos increasing on highway

  Srinagar: Traffic mess in the Srinagar city has increased manifold as the traffic police has stopped the entry of vehicles into the city at Pantha Chowk and at Sanat Nagar, HMT Crossing . These new curbs on the traffic to enter into Srinagar city has resulted in utter chaos in the Srinagar city and […]

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Indian, Bangladeshi cos ink pacts worth over USD 9 bn

New Delhi: Companies from India and Bangladesh today signed pacts worth over USD 9 billion here aimed at deepening partnership in sectors like power and oil and gas. Among the MoUs signed in the presence of visiting Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina is a facility agreement between Bangladesh India Friendship Power Company (BIFPCL) and Exim Bank […]

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IS bombs churches in Egypt during mass; 43 lives lost

Tanta (Egypt): The Islamic State group claimed responsibility for bombing two Egyptian churches as worshippers gathered to mark Palm Sunday, killing at least 43 people. The attacks, said to be the deadliest on the Coptic Christian minority in recent times, followed a Cairo church bombing in December and came weeks before a planned visit by […]

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