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Trooper injured in cross LoC fire

Trooper injured in cross LoC fire

Jammu: Pakistan troops violated ceasefire by firing on Indian posts along Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir’s Rajouri district, drawing retaliation from Army, a defence spokesman said today. One Army jawan was reported to have been injured in the ceasefire violation. Pakistani troops opened fire on forward posts along LoC in Nowshera sector […]

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Slain Barzulla militant's body exhumed, handed over to family

Slain Barzulla militant's body exhumed, handed over to family

Srinagar, July 31: The body of a militant from Barzulla was exhumed on Tuesday, after more than a month since he was buried near the Line of Control (LoC) in Tunga Top forest area of Kachama in north Kashmir’s Kupwara district. The militant Mudasir Ahmad Bhat was killed in a gunfight with government forces in Kachama forests on June 29. An […]

 Pratap Bhanu Mehta

2 absconders arrested in Jammu

2 absconders arrested in Jammu

Jammu, Jul 31: Two absconders were arrested in Kathua and Rajouri districts of Jammu and Kashmir, police said today. Taking a stringent action against the absconders, a team of police post Hatli arrested the absconder, identified as Gurcharan Singh, in Barnoti belt of Kathua district, they said. The accused was absconding since December 2012, they […]

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Unknown persons snatch service rifle of cop deployed for MLA's visit in Kupwara

Unknown persons snatch service rifle of cop deployed for MLA's visit in Kupwara

Srinagar, July 31:In a first incident of its kind, unknown persons on Tuesday overpowered a cop and snatched his service rifle from Kandhar area of north Kashmir’s Kupwara district. Reports reaching GNS said that the policeman namely Mohd Ishaq (belt no. 436) of 4th IRP bn who is part of the deployment in wake of […]

 Press Trust of india

Imran Khan's PTI considering inviting Modi for his oath ceremony

Imran Khan's PTI considering inviting Modi for his oath ceremony

Lahore, Jul 31:  Imran Khan’s Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf is considering inviting the leaders of the SAARC countries including Prime Minister Narendra Modi to his oath taking ceremony as the premier next month, a party official said today. The PTI, led by 65-year-old Khan, has emerged as the single largest party in the National Assembly after the […]

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87 local youths joined militancy in 2018

87 local youths joined militancy in 2018

New Delhi, Jul 31:  As many as 87 local youths have joined militancy in Jammu and Kashmir so far this year, Union Minister Hansraj Gangaram Ahir said today. He said after imposition of Governor’s rule in the state on June 20, 12 youths were reported to have disappeared and later joined militancy. “Eighty-seven youths have […]

 Press Trust of india

Army soldier injured in mine blast in Poonch district

Army soldier injured in mine blast in Poonch district

Jammu: An Army soldier was injured in a landmine blast along the Line of Control (LoC) in Rajouri district of Jammu and Kashmir, officials said today. During patrolling, the soldier stepped on the mine, resulting in the blast in Laam belt of the Nowshera sector yesterday. He was injured and later admitted to a hospital, […]

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Editors Guild welcomes draft data protection bill

Editors Guild welcomes draft data protection bill

New Delhi, Jul 31: The Editors Guild of India today welcomed the draft data protection bill, noting that the provisions for journalists in it broadly allow media professionals to use sensitive as well as non-sensitive personal data while discharging their duties. Amid a sharp rise in data breaches, a new legislation last week proposed taking […]

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2 arrested with 30 kg poppy in Jammu

2 arrested with 30 kg poppy in Jammu

Jammu, Jul 31: Two persons were arrested with 30 kg of poppy on the outskirts of Jammu city, a police officer said today. During routine checks at Manwal village, last night, a Maruti car driver tried to evade the police party. The police followed the car and nabbed its driver and his companion after a […]

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Barzulla family to get militant's body month after shootout

Barzulla family to get militant's body month after shootout

Srinagar: Parents of a slain militant are expected to receive his body on Tuesday, more than a month after he was killed in a shootout in Kupwara, police said. The slain militant was buried in Trehgam area of Kupwara as security forces failed to establish his identity. However days later, a Barzulla  family claimed that […]

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