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Taliban announce talks with US in Islamabad.

The Taliban has said that its negotiators would meet US envoys for talks this month in Islamabad, and also sit down with Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan to discuss Afghanistan.The announcement, not immediately confirmed by Washington or Islamabad, comes as America’s chief negotiator tours the globe shoring up support for ...

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Only stranded vehicles allowed on Jammu-Srinagar highway.

One-way traffic continued on the Jammu-Srinagar highway on Thursday with authorities allowing only stranded vehicles to move from Jammu to Srinagar. On Wednesday over 3,000 vehicles crossed the Jawahar Tunnel with over 1,000 of these carrying essential supplies for Kashmir Valley, a Traffic Department official said. He said only the ...

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PARLIAMENT, J&K ASSEMBLY POLLS: CS-led team to meet ECI in New Delhi on February 18.

Top officials from the Jammu and Kashmir government will meet the Election Commission of India in New Delhi next week to discuss the possibility of holding the parliament and assembly polls simultaneously in the state.An official said the state’s chief secretary BVR Subrahmanyam, chief electoral officer Shailendra Kumar and director ...

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Denying Kargil its rightful share New Delhi’s another stride of divisive politics: Farooq Abdullah.

Jammu and Kashmir National Conference President Dr Farooq Abdullah Wednesday slammed New Delhi and governor administration for “denying people of Kargil their rightful share” in the newly constituted Ladakh division.In a statement issued from party headquarters Nawa-e-Subh, Abdullah said that the people of Kargil are being punished only to pursue ...

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LATEST Delhi playing with fire by using Governor to implement BJP agenda in Kashmir: Mehbooba.

Former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Mehbooba Mufti on Wednesday said there is a notion that New Delhi wants to disempower Muslims of Jammu and Kashmir, saying the government of India was playing with fire by implementing BJP’s agenda through Governor Satya Pal Malik. Addressing a presser at her Gupkar ...

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Fiddling with Article 35A will trigger catastrophe in Kashmir: Traders body.

A traders’ body in Kashmir on Wednesday said that fiddling with Article 35A will trigger a catastrophe not just in Kashmir but entire South Asia.In a statement, Kashmir Economic Alliance (KEA) chairman Yasin Khan said the hearing on the case on the sensitive as 35A has heightened tensions in the ...

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Roads cleared, supply of essentials ensured in Jammu: Govt.

Divisional Commissioner Jammu Sanjeev Kumar today said that more than 75 percent of roads in Jammu have been cleared and rest will be restored within two to three days which were blocked due to heavy snowfall and incessant rains.He said that about 1400 kilometre PMGSY roads in Ramban, Doda, Kistwar, ...

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Azad to visit Jammu on Feb 17 to pep up Congress campaign.

Senior Congress leader and Leader of Opposition in Rajya Sabha, Ghulam Nabi Azad, is visiting Jammu on 17th February to speed up the party campaign for ensuing elections. As per party sources, the former Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir will address Congress workers at Satwari and mobilize them to ...

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LATEST BJP pursuing divisive politics: Rana.

National Conference provincial president Devender Singh Rana on Wednesday lashed out at the BJP for pursuing divisive politics, saying this can lead to class war and disintegration of the country. “The BJP has added a new dimension of Gotra to Indian politics after fully polarizing the nation on religion and ...

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APD designated as nodal agency to implement PM-KISAN.

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Jammu and Kashmir Agriculture Production Department (APD) appointed as nodal agency to implementation of Income Support Scheme Pradhan MantriKisanSamman Nidhi (PM-KISAN) for augmenting the income of small and marginal farmers. According to government order number, 216-GAD of 2019, dated February 12, sanction has been accorded to the designation of the ...

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