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PDP People's Conference spar on social media over Centre's decision to extend rail link

PDP People's Conference spar on social media over Centre's decision to extend rail link

Srinagar, Nov 30:  Mainstream politicians in Kashmir have welcomed the Centre’s decision to extend the Banihal-Baramulla railway link in the valley to the frontier district of Kupwara, but the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and the People’s Conference jostled on the social media seeking credit for the decision. “Congratulations to people of Kupwara, as the railway […]

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Finance Deptt clarifies regarding fate of Group Mediclaim Health Insurance Scheme

Finance Deptt clarifies regarding fate of Group Mediclaim Health Insurance Scheme

‘Notice served to Insurer for foreclosure of Insurance Agreement with effect from 31 Dec 2018’

Jammu, November 30:Responding to various media reports regarding Group Mediclaim Insurance Scheme, the Finance Department today clarified that the notice for foreclosure of the Insurance Agreement has been served to the insurer with effect from 31 December 2018. “Till the midnight of 31 December 2018, any employee or their family members enrolled in the scheme […]

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Turn secular, Army chief Bipin Rawat tells Pakistan

Turn secular, Army chief Bipin Rawat tells Pakistan

Pune: Army chief General Bipin Rawat Friday said Pakistan must ‘curtail terror activities on its soil and develop itself as a secular state’ if it wanted cordial relations with India. He also said the Indian Army was not yet ready to have women in combat roles. Rawat was speaking to reporters on the sidelines of […]

 Saleem Iqbal Qadri

Shutdown in Sopore over local militant's killing

Shutdown in Sopore over local militant's killing

Sopore: A complete shutdown is being observed in Sopore today over the killing of local militant Mehraj din Khan in Chetargam Budgam on Wednesday. According to reports, all shops and business establishment remained closed while traffic is off from roads. Meanwhile, in view of strike authorities have made an adequate security arrangements to thwart any […]

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Militants suffer deadliest year: 227 killed in 2018, 37 in November: Report

Militants suffer deadliest year: 227 killed in 2018, 37 in November: Report

Srinagar: Nine top commanders among 227 militants were killed in Kashmir this year with November proving to be the deadliest. November has been the bloodiest month of this year with 37 militant killings, reported Hindustan Times. “Among the militants killed this month, nine were top commanders, including Lashkar-e-Taiba’s face Naveed Jatt, who was shot dead […]

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Pulwama town back to normalcy after seven days

Pulwama town back to normalcy after seven days

Pulwama: South Kashmir’s Pulwama town limped back to normalcy on Friday after witnessing spontaneous protests and shutdowns for last seven days. Shops, business establishments and other institutions opened after a gap of seven days. Public transport also started plying on all routes of the district. Pulwama town remained shut since the killing of Lashkar-e-Toiba district commander […]

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Rail services resume in Kashmir

Rail services resume in Kashmir

Srinagar: Train services resumed Friday across Kashmir after remaining suspended for two days as a precautionary measure. An official said that the trains shall chug normally today following a fresh advisory from police last night. He said train service was resumed this morning on Badgam-Srinagar-Anantnag-Qazigund in south Kashmir to Banihal in Jammu region after remaining […]

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4 Indian-origin women among Forbes list of top female US tech moguls

4 Indian-origin women among Forbes list of top female US tech moguls

New York, Nov 30: Four Indian-origin women have been named by Forbes among America’s top 50 female technology moguls, a list that includes tech heavyweights IBM CEO Ginni Rometty and Netflix executive Anne Aaron. Padmasree Warrior, former chief technology officer (CTO) of Cisco; Komal Mangtani, senior director at app-based cab aggregator Uber; Neha Narkhede, chief […]

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US welcomes efforts by India, Pak to increase people-to-people contact

US welcomes efforts by India, Pak to increase people-to-people contact

Washington, Nov 30 : The United States said on Friday that it welcomes efforts by India and Pakistan to increase people-to-people contact, days after the two neighbouring countries laid foundation stones for a corridor linking two revered gurdwaras on both sides of the border. I’m aware of reports on this Kartarpur corridor. I understand that […]

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“Use of Pak territory for terror not in our interest”

“Use of Pak territory for terror not in our interest”

Imran Khan says no military solution for Kashmir; ready for talks with PM Modi

Islamabad, Nov 29: Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan Thursday said he was ready to hold talks with his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi while conceding that it was not in the interest of his country to allow terror activities from its territory. Khan’s remarks came a day after India’s External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj categorically ruled […]

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