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NIA summons two Kashmiri separatist leaders for questioning in Delhi

New Delhi, May 28 (IANS) The NIA has summoned two Kashmiri separatist leaders -- Ghazi Javed Baba and Farooq Ahmed Dar aka Bitta Karate -- here on Monday for questioning in connection with alleged funding from Pakistan-based terrorist groups, officials said on Sunday. We have summoned the two to appear before the National Investigation Agency officials at our Delhi headquarters at 10.30 ...

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Only Atal, Modi regimes corruption-free in India: BJP

New Delhi, May 28 (IANS) The BJP on Sunday raked up a jeep scandal of 1948 to claim that the party-led NDA regimes under Prime Minister Narendra Modi and former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee were corruption-free. Only two leaders Atal Bihari Vajpayee and Narendra Modi provided corruption-free governments in the country. Even, there was a jeep scandal under first Prime Minister Jawa...

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1,300 Kashmiri youths appear in Army recruitment test

Srinagar, May 28 (IANS) The Army said on Sunday that despite the shutdown called by the separatists, nearly 1,300 local youths sat for the Army recruitment test in Jammu and Kashmir. Common entrance written examination for the selection of soldier general duty, technical and tradesmen in the Indian Army was conducted at Srinagar and Pattan town in Baramulla district, Defence spokesperson...

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Moving forward with permanent solution for Kashmir: Rajnath

New Delhi, May 28 (IANS) Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday asserted that the BJP-led NDA government has found a permanent solution to the vexed Kashmir issue but there would be no compromise on the territorial integrity of India. The Minister also ruled out inviting separatist groups for talks on Kashmir and said whoever wanted to talk development and peace was welcome. ...

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Modi praises environmentalist's efforts to clean Mumbai beach

New Delhi, May 28 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday praised environmentalist Afroz Shah and his efforts towards cleaning Mumbai's dirtiest Versova's beach. I heartily congratulate Afroz Shah and his entire team for their efforts in cleaning Mumbai's Versova beach, Modi said in his 'Mann ki Baat' radio address. He lauded the effort of Shah, saying that he started clean...

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Intruder killed in J&K

Jammu, May 28 (IANS) The Army killed an intruder on Sunday on the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district, a defence official said. Defence Ministry spokesman, Lieutenant Colonel, Manish Mehta told IANS: Alert troops of the Army noticed suspicious movement on the LoC in Krishna Ghati sector around 2.30 a.m. The intruder was killed in ambush. His identity is y...

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Wani's aide killed in Kashmir, one dead amid protests; Hurriyat calls for shutdown

Srinagar, May 27 (IANS) Top Hizbul commander Sabzar Ahmad Bhat alias Abu Zarar, a close aide of militant 'poster boy' Burhan Wani, was killed on Saturday after a gunfight in Tral in south Kashmir, triggering widespread protests in the Valley once again, with one civilian death reported and 35 injured, including five policemen. Authorities were bracing to prevent a recurrence of the 2016 unrest th...

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Pakistan condemns killing of Hizbul militant in Kashmir

Islamabad, May 27 (IANS) Pakistan on Saturday condemned the killing of top Hizbul commander Sabzar Ahmad Bhat and other militants in Jammu and Kashmir, and called upon the international community, including the UN and human rights organizations, to intervene in the matter. Accusing India of carrying out extra-judicial killings, Foreign Affairs Adviser Sartaj Aziz said India killed 12 Kas...

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J&K tourist footfalls nosedive, sops announced

Kolkata, May 27 (IANS) The average daily tourist footfall to Jammu and Kashmir has nosedived to about 5,000 in March and April this year, an official of the northernmost state said here on Saturday. If the situation was in control then we would have had at least 10,000 tourists per day visiting our state. This is the peak time, but we have not seen a spurt in numbers. We are hoping the f...

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Two militants including Hizbul commander killed in Kashmir gunfight

Srinagar, May 27 (IANS) Hizbul Mujahideen commander, Sabzar Bhat who succeeded slain militant, leader Burhan Wani, was killed on Saturday along with another militant in a gunfight with security forces in Pulwama that triggered protests in the Kashmir Valley. Director General of Police (DGP), S.P. Vaid confirmed Bhat's death. Bhat alias Abu Zarar had succeeded Wani who was killed ...

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3 years of Modi: Terrorism claims more lives in J&K, situation mixed in northeast

There has been a 42 per cent rise in terrorism-related deaths in Jammu and Kashmir since the Narendra Modi-led Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government came to power in May 2014, compared with the last three years of the second term of the Congress-led United Progressive Alliance (UPA-II). The number of security personnel killed in terrorist violence has increased 72 per cent from 111 in ...

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Army foils infiltration bid in J&K, kills 6 militants

Srinagar, May 27 (IANS) Six militants were killed on Saturday on the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir's Baramulla district as the Army foiled an infiltration bid, according to defence sources. A group of militants was challenged by the alert troops on the Indian side of the LoC in Rampur sector. The operation is ongoing in the area. The infiltration attempt has been foi...

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Rs 15 lakh looted from Kashmir ATM

Srinagar, May 27 (IANS) Burglars looted Rs 15 lakh from an ATM in Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara district, police said on Saturday. The burglars looted the money from a J&K Bank ATM in Unisoo village in Langate area late Friday night. An FIR has been lodged and investigations are on, a police official said. Fearing robbery attempts by gunmen, the authorities of J&K B...

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Army foils infiltration bid in J&K, kills 4 militants

Srinagar, May 27 (IANS) Four intruding militants were killed on Saturday on the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir's Baramulla district as the army foiled an infiltration bid, said defence sources. A group of militants was challenged by the alert troops on the Indian side of the LoC in Rampur sector. The operation is ongoing in the area. The infiltration attempt has been ...

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Shah lauds Major Gogoi, hopes J&K situation will look up soon

New Delhi, May 26 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) President Amit Shah on Friday expressed confidence that the situation in Jammu and Kashmir will be brought under control soon and things will start looking up sooner than later. I assure the people of country that Narendra Modi-led BJP government has taken Kashmir situation very seriously and is watching the situation very minutely. T...

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Attack by Pakistan's BAT unit repulsed in Uri, two killed: Army

Srinagar, May 26 (IANS) The Army said on Friday it has foiled an attack by Pakistan's Border Action Team (BAT) on the Line of Control (LoC) in Uri sector in Jammu and Kashmir and killed two of the intruders. The bodies of the slain BAT personnel have not be retrieved as these are lying in the 'no man's land' on the LoC, defence sources said here. The sources dubbed BAT attacks fr...

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Nitish stays away as opposition parties meet on presidential candidate

New Delhi, May 26 (IANS) Major opposition parties, led by the Congress, came together on Friday on a common platform and decided to contest the upcoming presidential election if the government does not come up with a consensus candidate -- but the absence of Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar set off speculation about possible political realignment. On a day the Narendra Modi government c...

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Will fight if no consensus on government nominee for President: Opposition

New Delhi, May 26 (IANS) Major opposition parties, including the Congress and mutually antagonistic outfits in states, came together on Friday on a common platform and decided to contest the upcoming presidential election if the government does not come up with a consensus candidate -- but the absence of Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar set off speculation. On a day the Narendra Modi go...

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Kashmiri group wants speedy probe against Major

Srinagar, May 26 (IANS) An influential citizens group in Kashmir on Friday demanded a speedy police investigation against Major Leetul Gogoi for using a Kashmiri man as a human shield against stone pelters, and demanded withdrawal/deferment of an Army award to him till the probe is completed. The Group of Concerned Citizens also questioned Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti's silence on the w...

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BAT attack repulsed in Uri, two infiltrators killed: Army

Srinagar, May 26 (IANS) The Army said on Friday it has foiled Pakistan's Border Action Team (BAT) attack on the Line of Control (LoC) in Uri sector of Baramulla district in Jammu and Kashmir and killed two infiltrating militants. The bodies of the slain militants have not be retrieved as these are laying in the 'no-man's land' on the LoC, defence sources said here. The sources du...

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