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Universities, colleges, schools to re-open in J&K on Monday

Srinagar, April 24 (IANS) The authorities on Monday ordered opening of universities, colleges and higher secondary schools in Jammu and Kashmir after a week's closure. An official statement issued in summer capital Srinagar by the provincial administration said all universities, colleges and higher secondary (Class 12 level) schools will open for academic activities in the Valley today (...

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PM asks CMs to stay in touch with Kashmiri youth in their states

New Delhi, April 23 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday asked all Chief Ministers to stay in touch with the Kashmiri youth in their states and take care of their interests. He made the appeal during his closing remarks at the 3rd Meeting of the Governing Council of NITI Aayog. The Prime Minister told all Chief Ministers to contact Kashmiri youth in their state. He told ...

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Opposition settling foreigners in Jammu, says Jitendra Singh

Jammu, April 23 (IANS) Union Minister of State in the PMO Jitendra Singh on Sunday accused opposition parties in Jammu and Kashmir for allowing foreigners to settle in Jammu. Addressing the Bharatiya Janata Party's state executive committee meeting in Doda district, he asked party workers to go to the people and highlight the developmental works and projects brought in by the Narendra Mo...

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A comic book to boost forces' morale in Kashmir

New Delhi, April 23 (IANS) The 2001 attack on the Srinagar airport is the subject of the 10th illustrated comic book brought out by the CRPF, aimed at boosting the morale of the paramilitary forces in Jammu and Kashmir. The multi-coloured comic book is one of 12 in the series titled Shaurya Gaathas (Valour Stories) involving Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel, a force that has...

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Four cow vigilantes held for attack on J&K nomads, hunt on for others

Jammu, April 22 (IANS) Four members of a self-styled 'gau rakshak' (cow vigilante) group were arrested in Jammu and Kashmir's Reasi district after they attacked and injured a nomadic family of five including a 9-year old girl and stole all their livestock, police said here on Saturday. A hunt was on to arrest the other members of the group. Police parties have been moved out to...

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Do away with blacklist on religious lines, Punjab CM urges Centre

New Delhi, April 22 (IANS) A day after getting central assurance on blacklisted Sikh youths, Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Saturday met Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh and suggested doing away with the list made on religious lines. Accepting that the current system was damaging to the psyche of Sikh youths, Rajnath Singh agreed to a relook on the sensitive issue. Raj...

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Two militants killed in Kashmir gunfight

Srinagar, April 22 (IANS) Two militants holed-up in a house in Jammu and Kashmir's Budgam district were killed in a gunfight with security forces on Saturday, police said. Police said security forces surrounded Hayatpora village in Chadoora tehsil of Budgam following specific information about presence of militants there. Two militants hiding inside a house in the village were k...

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Pradhan discusses land identification for oil depots with J&K CM

Srinagar, April 22 (IANS) Union Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Saturday discussed with Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti the issue of identification of land to set up oil depots and LPG bottling plants in Jammu and Kashmir. These liquefied petroleum gas bottling plants and oil depots are proposed to be set up at Anantnag, Rajouri and Kargil in the state. Pradhan advised a c...

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Growing clamour for Governor's rule in J&K: Chidambaram

New Delhi, April 22 (IANS) Senior Congress leader P. Chidambaram said on Saturday there is a growing clamour for Governor's rule in Jammu and Kashmir. Glad more people have realised PDP-BJP (Peoples Democratic Party-Bharatiya Janata party) government is a disaster, Chidambaram said in his tweet. The honourable course for... CM of J&K (Mehbooba Mufti) is to snap the coalition ...

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Four cow vigilantes booked in J&K for attacking goatherds

Jammu, April 22 (IANS) Four members of a self-styled 'gau rakshak' (cow vigilante) group were arrested in Jammu and Kashmir's Reasi district after they attacked and injured a nomadic family of five, police said here on Saturday. Five persons, including a nine-year-old girl, were injured in the Thursday night attack in Talwara area while moving with their livestock. An FIR has bee...

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Mehbooba to meet Modi as threat of Governor's rule looms

Jammu/Srinagar, April 22 (IANS) As the war of attrition between allies BJP and PDP over the handling of the situation in Kashmir heats up, is the troubled state heading for another spell of Governor's rule? Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti is expected to discuss the current crisis when she meets Prime Minister Narendra Modi on April 23 -- against the backdrop of the April 19 meeting of the ...

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Two killed in J&K landslide

Jammu, April 22 (IANS) Two persons were killed and two others were injured on Saturday in Jammu and Kashmir's Kishtwar district when a landslide hit a vehicle they were travelling in, police said. The landslide hit the vehicle at Drabshalla village here. The injured have been shifted to a hospital. All the occupants belonged to the same family, the police added. Four pers...

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Two IS men sentenced to seven years in jail

New Delhi, April 21 (IANS) A court here on Friday awarded seven-year jail term to two members of the Islamic State (IS) terrorist group after their application for pleading guilty to charges against them was allowed. Those convicted by District and Sessions Judge Amar Nath are Sheikh Azhar-ul-Islam alias Abdul Sattar Sheikh and Mohammed Farhan Shaikh alias Mohammed Rafiq Shaikh. ...

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BJP meets Kashmir Governor over situation

Jammu, April 21 (IANS) BJP General Secretary Ram Madhav on Friday called on Jammu and Kashmir Governor N.N. Vohra and discussed the situation in the Valley, official sources said. This followed a meeting of BJP-PDP leaders on the subject amid differences between the two allies on how to tackle widespread street protests in the troubled valley. Madhav, the BJP point man on Jammu a...

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BJP, PDP leaders discuss Kashmir unrest

Jammu, April 21 (IANS) The leaders of Jammu and Kashmir's ruling PDP-BJP coalition on Friday discussed the prevailing situation in the valley which has been on the boil since the Srinagar Lok Sabha by-poll earlier this month. The meeting was held at the Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) headquarters in Jammu. BJP's National General Secretary Ram Madhav and senior leaders of Peoples ...

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Two IS men sentenced to seven years in jail

New Delhi, April 21 (IANS) A court here on Friday awarded seven-year jail terms to two members of the Islamic State (IS) terrorist group after their application for pleading guilty to charges against them was allowed. Those convicted by District and Sessions Judge Amar Nath are Sheikh Azhar-ul-Islam alias Abdul Sattar Sheikh and Mohammed Farhan alias Mohammed Rafiq Shaikh. The Na...

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Four killed in J&K road accident

Jammu, April 21 (IANS) Four persons were killed and five others were injured on Friday in a road accident in Jammu and Kashmir's Doda district, an official said. A taxi going to Gundoh village skidded off the road at Khelani and dropped into a gorge on Friday morning, the police official added. Four passengers died on the spot. The injured were initially shifted to a hospital in ...

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Government may extend central aid to spur private investments in housing: Naidu

New Delhi, April 20 (IANS) Minister of Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation M. Venkaiah Naidu on Thursday said that to promote private investments in affordable housing on a large scale, his ministry is considering to extend central assistance. The assistance would be to the tune of Rs 1.50 lakh per eligible beneficiary belonging to the economically weaker section under the projects tak...

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Amarinder seeks Centre's nod to sell surplus power to Pakistan

New Delhi, April 20 (IANS) Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Thursday sought Prime Minister Narendra Modis support to the state government for selling its surplus power to Pakistan or Nepal in the economic interest of the cash-crunched state. In a meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi here, Singh also sought the central government's support to make agriculture more sustainable...

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Jamia VC urges students to join armed forces

New Delhi, April 20 (IANS) A batch of students from Jamia Milia Islamia (JMI), who have returned from a tour of Jammu and Kashmir (J&K), were on Thursday exhorted by Vice Chancellor Talat Ahmad to join the Indian armed forces. I hope you have been able to observe the life in the army closely and would now want to join it to serve the nation, Ahmad was quoted as saying to the group of...

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