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Youth commits suicide in Jammu


Srinagar: A 23-year-old youth today allegedly committed suicide by hanging himself from a tree in Bishnah area here, police said. Rakesh Kumar committed suicide by hanging himself from a tree in his native village Soungli, they said. “A case ha...

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One militant killed in J&K gunfight

SRINAGAR, SEP  10  (UNI):-  Security personnel maintain vigil at Nawakadal in down town Srinagar to contain protesters as restrictions remain in place in major parts of Kashmir valley aimed separatist strike call on the 64th consecutive day on Saturday. UNI PHOTO-11U

Srinagar: One militant was killed on Thursday in a gunfight with the security forces in Jammu and Kashmir’s Bandipora district, the police said. The militant was killed in Aragam Chitti Bandi village. “The operation is still going on,R...

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Kashmir shut for 77th day

Srinagar: Kashmir remained shut for the 77th consecutive day on Friday as authorities imposed restrictions in Srinagar city to prevent a separatist called protest march. “Restrictions have been placed in three police station areas in Srinagar, ...

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Police officer commits suicide in Jammu city

Jammu: A junior officer of the Central Armed Police Forces (CAPF) posted in Jammu and Kashmir on Thursday shot and killed himself. The police said, “Assistant sub-inspector (ASI) Attar Singh of Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) deployed at the district...

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Kashmir Valley unrest has affected BRO: Army

Jammu: The ongoing unrest in the Kashmir Valley has adversely affected road construction and other work of the Border Roads Organization (BRO), the army said on Thursday. Colonel S.D. Goswami, spokesman of the army’s Udhampur-headquartered Nort...

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Home Secretary briefs Rajnath on Kashmir


New Delhi: Home Secretary Rajiv Mehrishi on Wednesday briefed Home Minister Rajnath Singh on the situation in Jammu and Kashmir, according to official sources. Mehrishi, who visited the state on Tuesday, gave his assessment of the situation in the Ka...

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Journalist injured in stone pelting in Kashmir

Srinagar: A Kashmiri journalist was injured when a group of protesters hurled stones on the cars of media persons travelling back to Srinagar from Uri on Tuesday afternoon. Anees Zargar, a Kashmir-based journalist who works with Zee media, got a frac...

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