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Militants, involved in cop’s murder, killed in Kulgam

Militants, involved in cop’s murder, killed in Kulgam

Srinagar, Jul 22: Three militants, including a Pakistani, who police said were involved in the abduction and killing of a police constable were killed by government forces in an encounter in Kulgam district of south Kashmir today. Constable Mohammad Saleem Shah, who was on leave,  was abducted by militants from his residence in Mutalhama area […]

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Army soldier injured in landmine explosion in Poonch

Army soldier injured in landmine explosion in Poonch

‘Pakistani intruder’ killed along IB in Kathua

Jammu, Jul 22: An Army soldier was today injured in a landmine explosion near the Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch district, police said today. Sepoy Shade Suraj Arun was part of a patrolling party when he accidentally stepped over the landmine in Sawajian sector, causing the explosion, a police official said. He said the […]

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Mehbooba questions ban on over 30 TV channels

Mehbooba questions ban on over 30 TV channels

Srinagar, Jul 22: Former chief minister Mehbooba Mufti today termed the ban on over 30 TV channels in the Valley as “questionable”, saying the government should instead identify “biased” ones that peddle “false narrative to incite tensions”. The government has banned over 30 Pakistani and Saudi Arabian channels in the Valley, saying it had become […]

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Guv reviews flood preparations with CS

Guv reviews flood preparations with CS

Srinagar, Jul 22: Governor NN Vohra has reviewed the preparedness of the administration for rescue and relief measures to be taken for meeting the eventuality of a flood situation in the State. Chief Secretary BVR Subrahmanyam informed Governor about the advance measures taken by the Department of Disaster Management, Relief, Rehabilitation & Reconstruction (DMRRR) in […]

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Accused escapes from police lockup in Reasi; SI suspended

Accused escapes from police lockup in Reasi; SI suspended

Jammu, Jul 22: A 26-year-old man, who was facing charges of attempt to murder, escaped from a police lockup in Reasi district, following which a Sub-Inspector was suspended, police said today. The accused, Rohit Singh, was arrested last week along with his brother and one more person in connection with an attempt to murder case […]

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Sopore teenager dies due to scuffle with classmates: Police

Sopore teenager dies due to scuffle with classmates: Police

Baramulla, Jul 22: Police on Sunday said a teenager who was found unconscious and later died at a hospital in Srinagar yesterday was hit by his classmate during a scuffle. SSP Sopore Javid Iqbal said that the boy, according to preliminary investigation, died during a scuffle with his classmates. “We have so far detained one […]

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6,150 pilgrims pay obeisance at Amarnath cave

6,150 pilgrims pay obeisance at Amarnath cave

Srinagar, Jul 22: On the 25th day of the ongoing Amarnath Yatra, 6,150 pilgrims paid obeisance at the cave shrine of Amarnath in south Kashmir Himalayas, officials said. They said till date 2,36,157 pilgrims have had ‘darshan’ of the Shivling at the holy cave. Earlier today, a fresh batch of 1,179 pilgrims – the smallest […]

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Cops foil weapon-snatching bid

Cops foil weapon-snatching bid

Srinagar: The Jammu and Kashmir Police foiled a weapon-snatching bid in the state’s Pulwama district tonight, an official said. Militants attacked a guard post at a protected person’s residence in Pulwama in south Kashmir in order to snatch weapons of the cops on duty, a police official said. The attack was, however, successfully repulsed by […]

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Militants fire upon army patrol in Kupwara

Militants fire upon army patrol in Kupwara

Srinagar, Jul 22: Militants on Sunday morning fired upon an Army patrolling party in Shumriyal forests of Lolab in north Kashmir’s Kupwara district. Reports said that shots were fired at a search party of Army’s 28 RR in the wee hours today. SSP Kupwara, Ambarkar Shriram Dinkar said that the search party was fired upon […]

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Youth run over by train in Jammu

Youth run over by train in Jammu

Jammu, Jul 22: In the fourth such incident this week, a youth died after being hit by a train here, an official said today. Roshan Lal, a resident of Uttar Pradesh, was crossing the railway tracks when he was hit by the train this morning, he said. The body of the deceased was recovered and […]