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KTMF, FCIK, KEA for dismissal of petition on 35-A

KTMF, FCIK, KEA for dismissal of petition on 35-A

Srinagar, Aug 05: Joining hands as one voice to defend the Article 35A, which contributes to safeguard of the special status of this state, the business leaders of Kashmir Inc on Sunday appealed the Supreme Court to dismiss the petition on 35 A as the case was adding fuel to the Kashmir unrest and that […]

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SPO runs away with the rifle, joins Hizb-ul-Mujahideen: Hizb

SPO runs away with the rifle, joins Hizb-ul-Mujahideen: Hizb

Srinagar, Jun 27: Hizb-ul-Mujahideen on Wednesday said that the SPO who fled with the rifle has joined Hizb-ul-Mujahideen. In a tele-statement issued to KNS, the Operational Spokesman of Hizb-ul-Mujahideen Burhan-u-Din said “SPO Irfan Ahmad Dar a resident of Nehama Kakapora of south Kashmir’s Pulwama district who fled with the rifle has joined Hizb-ul-Mujahideen.” Spokesman also […]

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Decision on extension in ceasefire after security review: Rajnath

Decision on extension in ceasefire after security review: Rajnath

Kupwara  Jun 08: Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday announced that decision on extension in ceasefire would be taken after reviewing the security and proper consultations thereafter with the public representatives of Jammu and Kashmir. Talking to reporters after meeting public delegations in frontier district Kupwara, Home Minister Rajnath Singh said that delegations have put […]

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No summer vacations announced for Kashmir, Jmu: Secy Education

No summer vacations announced for Kashmir, Jmu: Secy Education

Srinagar, Jun 03 : Secretary School Education Farooq Ahmed has clarified that School Education Department has not announced summer vacations for schools in Kashmir and winter zone areas of Jammu division. Talking to Kashmir News Service (KNS) Secretary Education Farooq Ahmed Shah said ‘no summer vacations has been announced for schools in Kashmir valley and […]

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Ready to talk to Huriyat, Pakistan: Rajnath Singh

Ready to talk to Huriyat, Pakistan: Rajnath Singh

Srinagar, May 26: Stating that the Government of India was ready to hold talks with Huriyat, the Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh Saturday said that if Huriyat leadership is ready to come to the table for talks, the government is ready for it. “If Hurriyat is ready to come to the table for talks, we […]

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Nirmal elected Speaker of JK Assembly

Nirmal elected Speaker of JK Assembly

Srinagar, May 10 : Senior BJP leader and former Deputy Chief Minister Dr Nirmal Singh was today elected as Speaker of the Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Assembly. According to KNS Political Correspondent, Minister for Law, Justice & Parliamentary Affairs, SyedBasharat Ahmed Bukhari moved the motion for election of Nirmal as the Speaker which was seconded […]

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BJP refutes reports about resignation

BJP refutes reports about resignation

Srinagar: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday night refuted the reports of resignation of the party ministers from the Mehbooba Mufti-led cabinet in Jammu and Kashmir. The State BJP Secretary Ashok Koul said that the reports about resignations of BJP ministers are totally baseless. “It was a general meeting of BJP. Some people have spread […]

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CM reaches Kangan, meets Gowher’s family

CM reaches Kangan, meets Gowher’s family

Srinagar: Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti today morning dropped at slain Civilian Gowher’s residence at Kangan. Amid protests, Chief Minster reached Gowher’s residence and met his family members. During her interaction, Chief Minster while assuring a time bound probe into the Gowher’s killing said that “No Civilian killing would be tolerated”. She said she was pained […]

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Kashmir is safe for tourists : IGP Kashmir

Kashmir is safe for tourists : IGP Kashmir

Srinagar, Apr 03: Stating that the tourists have never been targeted in Kashmir, the Kashmir Police Chief Tuesday said that Kashmir is a safe place for tourists and that police is looking into the authenticity of reports of stone pelting on tourist buses. “Tourists are never targeted in Kashmir valley. We have seen that no […]

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Educational institutions open

Educational institutions open

Srinagar: Divisional Commissioner Kashmir Baseer Ahmad Khan late Monday night said that all schools, higher secondary institutions and colleges will remain open tomorrow. Talking to KNS, Khan said: “Schools will remain open from Tuesday. In a review meeting, we decided that all government schools, higher secondary institutions and colleges in the valley will remain open […]