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Three militants, soldier killed, two army men injured in Bandipora gunfight

Three militants, soldier killed, two army men injured in Bandipora gunfight

Srinagar, Sep 1: Three militants and an army soldier were killed in a week-long operation at Danna forest area of north Kashmir’s Bandipora district. Official sources told GNS that a joint team of army’s 31 RR and 27 RR had launched a cordon-and-search operation at in the woods of Chaan Daji and Dani Behak area […]

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Heroin worth 9 crores seized in Nagrota, two Kashmiris held

Heroin worth 9 crores seized in Nagrota, two Kashmiris held

Srinagar, Sep 1: Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI), Ludhiana Zonal Unit on Saturday claimed to have recovered nearly 2 kilograms of high-quality heroin worth crores by arresting two Kashmiri based smugglers in Nagrota area of Jammu Division. “The Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI), Ludhiana Zonal Unit has seized a consignment of heroin being smuggled into Kashmir and […]

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JKPSC issues fresh schedule for Combined Competitive-2018, other exams

JKPSC issues fresh schedule for Combined Competitive-2018, other exams

Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir Public Service Commission (JKPSC) has issued fresh schedule for various examinations that were scheduled to be held in September 2018 including the prestigious Combined Competitive Examination-2018. According to a JKPSC spokesman, J&K Combined Competitive (Preliminary) Examination-2018, which was earlier scheduled to be held on 2 September 2018, shall now be conducted […]

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Pak temporarily shuts Jalalabad consulate in Afghanistan

Pak temporarily shuts Jalalabad consulate in Afghanistan

Islamabad, Sep 1:  Pakistan has temporarily shut its consulate in Afghanistan’s Jalalabad city due to alleged interference by a local governor. The Pakistan Embassy in Kabul has informed Afghan authorities that the consulate will remain closed until Nangarhar Province Governor Hayatullah Hayat stops his interventions. Diplomatic sources said the embassy has also informed the Afghanistan […]

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Two arrested with cannabis in Rajouri

Two arrested with cannabis in Rajouri

Jammu, Sep 1:  Two alleged drug peddlers have been arrested with cannabis in separate parts of Jammu and Kashmir’s Rajouri district, police said Saturday. During a routine patrolling, one Mohammad Rashid was found roaming under suspicious circumstances in Kandli bridge area Friday night, they said, adding he was arrested after seizure of 70 grams of […]

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Eleven passengers injured as Sumo skidded off the road in Tanghdar

Eleven passengers injured as Sumo skidded off the road in Tanghdar

Srinagar, Sep 1 : Eleven passengers were injured after a vehicle met with an accident at Kaltha area of Tanghdar in north Kashmir’s Kupwara district on Saturday afternoon. Station House Officer (SHO), Tanghdar, Nasir Ahmad told GNS that the vehicle (Sumo JK09A-4219) skidded off the road and rolled down 20 ft deep gorge at Kaltha mode. […]

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UN regrets US decision to stop funding to UN agency for Palestinian refugees

UN regrets US decision to stop funding to UN agency for Palestinian refugees

United Nations, Sep 1: UN chief Antonio Guterres has expressed regret over the US’ decision to provide no further funding to the UN agency for Palestinian refugees, urging other countries to help fill the financial gap. His remarks came after the US decided to stop funding to the UN Relief and Works Agency for Palestine […]

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Police constable arrested on trespass charge in B’la

Police constable arrested on trespass charge in B’la

Alleged of outraging woman's modesty

Srinagar, Sep 1: A police constable was arrested on allegations of house trespass and for gestures intending to outrage the modesty of a woman in Baramulla district of north Kashmir last night, police said on Saturday. A police officer told GNS that during evening hours at about 2200 hours one Zameer Ahmad Dar son of […]

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LAHDC polls: NC comes up tops with 10 seats

LAHDC polls: NC comes up tops with 10 seats

Srinagar: National Conference on Friday emerged as a single largest party with ten seats in the Ladakh Autonomous Hill Development Council, Kargil polls, while Congress remained at the second place. According to LAHDC officials, the Council has 30 seats but the election was held for 26 seats. Four councillors are nominated by the state government […]

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At least 18 injured as plane skids off runway in Sochi

At least 18 injured as plane skids off runway in Sochi

MOSCOW:  At least 18 people were injured as a plane skidded off the runway and caught fire during landing in Russia’s Black Sea resort city of Sochi early on Saturday, the Russian Health Ministry said. At 02:59 local time (00:59 GMT), a Boeing 737 plane of Russia’s Utair airline en route from Moscow to Sochi […]