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Pilgrim dies en route Vaishno Devi shrine

Pilgrim dies en route Vaishno Devi shrine

Jammu, May 1:  A 36-year-old pilgrim died en route the cave shrine of Mata Vaishno Devi in Trikuta Hills of Jammu and Kashmir’s Reasi district. Mohan of Maharashtra collapsed on the track to Vaishno Devi at Himkoti and was rushed by other pilgrims to Public Health Centre (PHC) at Himkoti where doctors declared him brought […]

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Woman killed in lightning strike in Reasi

Woman killed in lightning strike in Reasi

Jammu: A 45-year-old woman was killed today in a lightning strike in Jammuand Kashmir’s Reasidistrict, a Police Officer said. The incident took place at the Hassote hamlet in the district’s Chassana belt. The deceased was identified as Banto Devi, he said. The body has been handed over to the family, the Officer said. Press Trust […]

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Youth arrested for sharing objectionable post on Facebook

Youth arrested for sharing objectionable post on Facebook

Jammu, May 1:  A youth has been arrested for allegedly sharing a post against a particular community on his Facebook page in Rajouri district of Jammu and Kashmir, police said. Showkat Ali of Barota area of Kalakote shared the post yesterday which hurt the sentiments of a particular community, Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP), Rajouri, […]

 Manu Srivatsav

PDP, BJP induct new faces into Ministry

PDP, BJP induct new faces into Ministry

Cabinet Reshuffle!

Jammu:  The PDP-BJP government headed by Mehbooba Mufti on Monday witnessed a reshuffle with the BJP replacing its deputy chief minister, inducting four new faces and elevating one MoS to the cabinet rank. The PDP also inducted two new faces and dropped a cabinet minister, Abdul Haq Khan. Jammu and Kashmir Assembly speaker Kavinder Gupta,  […]

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Suspected militants kill three in Baramulla

Suspected militants kill three in Baramulla

Baramulla: Suspected militants this evening shot dead three persons in Iqbal Market at old town Baramulla. The slain persons have been identified as Asger Sheikh, Haseeb Khan and Asif Sheikh. A police spokesman said that preliminary investigation revealed complicity of LeT in the case. “One Pakistan based and two other local militants of old town […]

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Kavinder gets Industries, Ashraf CA&PD

Kavinder gets Industries, Ashraf CA&PD

SRINAGAR: Following the reshuffle, the Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Monday allotted portfolios to the newly inducted ministers. An order, issued today, said that BJP leader and Deputy Chief Minister Kavinder Gupta has been given the portfolio of Industries and Transport. Sat Sharma will take charge of Housing and Urban Development, Devinder […]

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Two militants killed in Pulwama encounter

Two militants killed in Pulwama encounter

Civilian killed during clashes, two troopers injured during gunfight

Anantnag: Two Hizbul Mujahideen militants, including Sameer Ahmed Bhat alias ‘Sameer Tiger’, were today killed besides a civilian during an encounter in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district, police said. Two army men also suffered bullet injuries in the encounter that took place in Pulwama’s Drabgam area, police officials said. Acting on an intelligence tip-off that militants […]

 Abid Hussain

In maternity referrals, Budgam tops the list

In maternity referrals, Budgam tops the list

Kashmir’s health sector is ailing!

Budgam: Budgam tops in the maternity related patient referral ratio putting a big question mark on the very health of the health sector of the district. The patient referral rate, revealed under an RTI, in the district and sub-district hospitals of Central Kashmir’s Budgam district has painted a grim picture of the health sector here. […]

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Admitting hiccups, Madhav says, ‘coalition is fine’

Admitting hiccups, Madhav says, ‘coalition is fine’

“Those with guns and stones can’t be dealt with in the same way”

Jammu, Apr 30:  No coalition is easy and there are bound to be ‘hiccups’, BJP general secretary Ram Madhav said today as he expressed confidence that his party and ally PDP would be able to deliver on the promises made to the people of Jammu and Kashmir. The BJP leader also asserted that there was […]

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Pak returns Indian national

Pak returns Indian national

Lahore, Apr 30: An Indian national, who inadvertently crossed into Pakistani territory over a year ago, has been handed over to the Indian authorities at the Wagah border. Dalwandar Singh, 23, was handed over to the Border Security Force (BSF) yesterday after the Punjab Rangers completed due legal process, according to the Inter Services Public […]