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Zaina Kadal gunfight site: Forces thrash journalists.

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At least 10 journalists were thrashed by government forces near the site of gunfight in Fateh Kadal area of old Srinagar on Wednesday morning while they were discharging their professional duties.Asif Qureshi, a journalist working with ABP news channel, said they didn’t “cross the line drawn by forces” and were ...

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Militant arrested by police in Pattan an innocent student: Tehreek-ul-Mujahideen.

Tehreek-ul-Mujahideen (TeM) on Thursday said a militant arrested by the police last night in Pattan had been sent home by the outfit “as he was very young student”. In a statement, a TeM spokesman said that Faizan Majeed of Tral had joined the outfit few days ago but he was ...

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Shutdown, restrictions paralyse life in Kashmir.

Normal life remained paralysed in Kashmir valley on Thursday due to a shutdown called by the separatists and restrictions imposed by the authorities to prevent protests against the killing of two militants and a civilian in Fateh Kadal yesterday.Reports said that all shops and other business establishments are closed in ...

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Protests rock Kashmir University against killing of student-turned-militant in Pulwama.

A massive protest was held at the Kashmir University against the killing of a student-turned-militant in a shootout with the government forces in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district. The hostel boarders of Zakura campus besides MA and MAK boys hostel assembled at the main campus of Kashmir University in Hazratbal and ...

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‘Srinagar one of most beautiful cities’.

Terming Srinagar as one of the most beautiful cities, chief secretary BVR Subrahmanyam today said that cleanliness plays key role towards developing an optimisticand productive attitude among the people. The chief secretary said this while flagging off seven-day chain of cleanliness drive with the theme “From-Me-To-You” from Peerzo along the ...

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City generates 400 metric ton solid waste daily.

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Summer capital Srinagar generates 400 metric tons of waste each day, reveals action draft plan on solid-waste management. This waster generation has witnessed an increase of over 18 percent in a decade. “The CPCB report estimates that a total of 400 metric tons of waste is generated per day in ...

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JEHANGIR CHOWK-RAMBAGH FLYOVER CONSTRUCTION: CEO ERA directs for completion of 2nd phase by December 31.

Dr. Raghav Langer chief executive officer J&KERA today directed for completion of second phase of Jehangir–Chowk–Rambagh flyover project by December 31 this year. He undertook on-site inspection of various transport projects being executed by J&KERA in the summer capital under the ongoing Asian Development Bank funded Jammu and Kashmir Urban ...

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Use electricity judiciously: CE PDD appeals consumers.

Chief engineer Power Development Department Kashmir today appealed people for judiciously using the electricity so that the distribution network is not overloaded and power curtailment is avoided. The Chief engineer said that uninterrupted power supply is the right of every consumer and the department is working overtime to achieve this ...

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Jammu, Srinagar will have BJP mayors: Raina.

The BJP state president Ravinder Raina on Wednesday said that Jammu and Srinagar will have BJP mayors”. He also said that the party will win 15 municipal committees in the Valley “This time, lotus will not only bloom in Jammu but in Kashmir Valley as well. BJP will have its ...

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Navratra festival culminates with immersion of Saakh.

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This year, the 9-day long Navratra festival culminated with performing of pooja and immersion of Saakh in various rivers across the region. Here in city, a large number of devotees were seen gathered on the banks of Ranbir Canal, Tawi River near Bikram Chowk and fourth bridge, for immersion of ...

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