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Crime branch books job consultancy for fraud

Crime Branch (CB) Kashmir on Wednesday said it has registered a case against a Srinagar based job consultancy for duping job seekers.  In a statement the CB revealed that a case was registered under section 420,467,468 RPC against a consultancy named Al-Irfan Inter-National Manpower Resources. It said that a complaint ...

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Intermittent rains lash several districts of Valley

Intermittent rains lashed several districts of Kashmir on Wednesday with a drop in the average day temperature. Wet weather conditions were witnessed on Wednesday almost across the valley. Earlier, due to change in weather, authorities had opened the Sonamarg road that connects Kargil with the valley. In the last couple of ...

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Central Jail inmates call off strike after assurances by dist admin

Central Jail inmates called off their strike on Wednesday, following assurances from district administration team led by Tehsildar Khanyar Abdul Rehman Dar. Sources told a local news agency that prisoners had decided not to meet any one and had called for strike inside prison since the recent protests inside the ...

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DGP calls for establishment on SOG camp in Kishtwar

The Director General of Police, Dilbag Singh, on Tuesday stressed upon establishment of new SOG camps, nakas and bunkers in district Kishtwar and advised all the security forces deployed in the District to work in coordination in order to contain the militancy. He claimed said that “noose must be tightened ...

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Forces conduct searches at Gulshanpora Tral

Government forces on Wednesday conducted searches in Tral area of south Kashmir district of Pulwama, official sources said. They said troops of Special Operation Group (SOG) of Jammu and Kashmir police, Rashtriya Rifles (RR) and CRPF launched a joint search operation at Gulshanpora, Tral, in Pulwama this morning on a ...

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With no security movement scheduled, civilian traffic allowed on Kashmir highway

With no movement of security convoy scheduled during the day, civilian traffic was allowed on the Jammu-Srinagar National Highway Wednesday, when it was supposed to be used exclusively by forces under an official order, authorities said. On April 7, it was announced that the 270-km highway will be off-limits for ...

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Geelani calls for shutdown on April 18 in poll bound areas

Hurriyat Conference (G) chairman Syed Ali Geelani has urged people to stay away from polling and observe shutdown on April 18 in Srinagar, Budgam and Ganderbal districts. He said, “All pro-India parties and their leaders are least bothered about miseries of people. Instead, they are desperate to get to the ...

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Jammu and Kashmir: CRPF orders high-level inquiry into patient death during vehicular restriction

The CRPF has ordered a “high-level inquiry” into the death of a patient as his ambulance was stopped due to the latest restriction imposed on the movement of civilian traffic in Jammu and Kashmir in the wake of the Pulwama attack.The force issued a public statement saying it was “deeply ...

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Parties exploiting Article 35-A for votes: Hakeem Yaseen

Reiterating that Articles 370 and 35-A were irrevocable, Chairman PDF Hakeem Yaseen has ridiculed political parties both at Center and state for exploiting this issue for electoral politics while ignoring the real problems confronting the masses. “No one talked about unemployment problem, return of power projects, safeguarding water resources, tourism ...

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NC sold Kashmir for power: PDP

PDP leader Dr. Mehboob Beg has come out with a rebuttal to the issues recently raised by National Conference President and Vice-President. “It is important that the people of the state are given the correct facts and that history is not distorted. We have had various issues raised by the ...

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