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PDP demands stern action against those responsible for targeted killings

PDP demands stern action against those responsible for targeted killings

Srinagar: Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Monday demanded stern action against those responsible for the recent targeted killings including those of minorities in the Valley. Senior PDP leader and party general secretary, Ghulam Nabi Lone Hajura said the selective killing of minorities are aimed at harming the secular fabric of Jammu and Kashmir and advised everyone […]

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Mufti blames Centre for worsening situation in J&K

Mufti blames Centre for worsening situation in J&K

PDP demands LG’s resignation, says situation alarming

Srinagar: The wrong measures taken by the BJP-led central government are responsible for the “worsening” situation in Jammu and Kashmir, PDP president Mehbooba Mufti said on Friday after visiting the family of a school principal who was killed here yesterday. With seven civilians killed in five days in the Kashmir Valley, Mehbooba demanded that accountability […]

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Congress will oust Godse’s followers from India: JKPCC chief

Congress will oust Godse’s followers from India: JKPCC chief

Srinagar: Pradesh Congress Committee (PCC) president, Ghulam Ahmad Mir on Saturday said his party would ‘oust’ those who are trying to divide the country and people on the basis of the ideology of Nathuram Godse. Speaking to the media on the sidelines of Gandhi Jayanti at PCC headquarters here, Mir without naming Bhartiya Janata Party […]

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PDP protests against “sacking of employees, media gag”

PDP protests against “sacking of employees, media gag”

Mehbooba Mufti writes to PCI, EGI; raises concern over ‘intimidation, snooping’ of journalists in Kashmir

    MAJID KAPRA SRINAGAR, Sep 27: Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Monday hit streets accusing the present dispensation at centre of committing ‘atrocities’ in Jammu and Kashmir. Led by party general secretary, Ghulam Nabi Lone Hanjura, dozens of PDP workers and activists took out a protest rally from party headquarters here against “harassment of  journalists, […]

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Selectees for Panchayat Account Assistant posts hold protest; demand they be allowed to join

Selectees for Panchayat Account Assistant posts hold protest; demand they be allowed to join

Srinagar: Scores of people who have been selected for the job of Panchayat Account Assistant Friday staged a protest here urging the Lieutenant Governor administration to ensure that they join the department as early as possible. The aggrieved selectees, carrying placards in their hands reading “justice delayed is justice denied”, amid sloganeering appeared at Lal […]

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Kashmiri Pandit seeks govt help to retrieve 108 kanal ancestral land in Kulgam

Kashmiri Pandit seeks govt help to retrieve 108 kanal ancestral land in Kulgam

Srinagar: A Kashmiri Pandit from south Kashmir’s Kulgam district Friday sought help from the police and civil administration in retrieving his ancestral land measuring 108 kanal which he alleged was illegally occupied by a local family. Dushant Pandit alleged that his ancestral land was grabbed by a family in Kulgam and the same is now […]

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DC Srinagar rules out possibility of fresh lockdown in Srinagar 

DC Srinagar rules out possibility of fresh lockdown in Srinagar 

Srinagar: Deputy Commissioner (DC) Srinagar, Aijaz Assad Tuesday ruled out the probability of fresh lockdown in Srinagar saying the administration cannot punish the entire city for a few areas violating State Executive Committee (SEC) guidelines. He also said that legal action will be taken against those who do not follow the guidelines vis-à-vis social or […]

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Militants flee, leaving behind arms, after brief encounter with forces in Srinagar

Militants flee, leaving behind arms, after brief encounter with forces in Srinagar

Many injured in stone-pelting clashes

Srinagar: Militants fired at a security forces’ party in Noorbagh locality here on Saturday but there was no loss of life, police said. A brief encounter broke out between militants and a joint team of police and paramilitary CRPF at Noorbagh area in the old city here late Saturday afternoon. However the militants, believed to […]

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Stop killings or face people’s wrath: Advisor Khan warns militants

Stop killings or face people’s wrath: Advisor Khan warns militants

Srinagar: Advisor to the Lieutenant Governor, Farooq Ahmad Khan Monday cautioned militants against targeting policemen saying if they (militants) won’t stop killing innocents, they would soon face the wrath of the people of Kashmir. Talking to the reporters on the sidelines of a function at Sheri-Kashmir International Convocation Centre (SKICC) here, Khan said “people of […]

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Anganwari workers, helpers stage protest, seek ‘reversal’ of disengagement order 

Anganwari workers, helpers stage protest, seek ‘reversal’ of disengagement order 

Srinagar: Anganwari workers and helpers today hit streets to protest against the government decision of disengaging 918 helpers, workers and supervisors in the Integrated Child Development Services (ICDS) of the Social Welfare department. Shouting slogans “we want justice, don’t snatch our livelihoods” dozens of the ICDS workers and helpers assembled at Press Enclave this afternoon […]

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