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Plea challenging Art 370: SC defers hearing to Sep

Plea challenging Art 370: SC defers hearing to Sep

Srinagar: Supreme Court of India has deferred the hearing of a petition challenging vires of Article 370 of the Constitution of India granting special status to J&K. The reports quoting advocate-general DC Raina said that the petition will come up for hearing in September. The petition was listed for hearing on Friday “Tbe petition was deferred […]

Militant killed, civilian injured in south Kashmir

Militant killed, civilian injured in south Kashmir

Srinagar, Aug 24: A militant was killed while a civilian was injured in an encounter in south Kashmir district of Anantnag during a Cordon and Search Operation (CASO) on Friday morning, official sources said. Director General of Police (DGP) S P Vaid in a tweet said, ”Encounter was going on in Kokernag area of Anantnag, […]

Police officer, cop killed by militants in Pulwama

Police officer, cop killed by militants in Pulwama

Srinagar: In a series of attacks on cops on the eve of Eid , a police officer and a cop was shot dead in two separate incidents of militant violence on the Wednesday evening in Pulwama district of south Kashmir. Some gunmen barged inside the residential house of the police officer of Inspector rank at Larve […]

Trainee cop shot dead after gunmen open fire in Kulgam

Trainee cop shot dead after gunmen open fire in Kulgam

Srinagar: Unknown gunmen fired upon a policeman in Awgam village of Kulgam district of south Kashmir after which he died of critical bullet wounds. The cop was coming out from a local mosque after Eid prayers and was on way to home when the gunmen fired upon him at Awgam village, reports stated The sources […]

BJP worker shot dead in south Kashmir

BJP worker shot dead in south Kashmir

Srinagar: A Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) worker was kidnapped and shot dead by unidentified gunmen in south Kashmir district of Pulwama on Tuesday night, official sources said. A message was received that BJP worker, identified as Shabir Ahmad Bhat, went missing from his village at Pathan Hamlet in Pulwama last evening. A police complaint was […]

New Governor appointed in J&K

New Governor appointed in J&K

Srinagar:The president of India on Tuesday appointed Satya Pal Malik as 13th  Governor of Jammu & Kashmir . Malik, who was serving as Governor of Bihar, will replace NN Vohra..   Malik, a former MP and BJP’s national vice-president, has served as the Union Minister of State, Parliamentary Affairs, and Tourism and has held many […]

In a first after assuming office, Imran Khan talks Kashmir, stresses for dialogue

In a first after assuming office, Imran Khan talks Kashmir, stresses for dialogue

Srinagar: Pakistan’s newly sworn in Prime Minister Imran Khan on Tuesday said that India and Pakistan must engage in a dialogue process to resolve all the outstanding issues including Kashmir through dialogue. Khan in a series of tweets also thanked longtime friend and former Indian cricketer Navjot Singh Sidhu for attending his inauguration on a […]

Army soldier injured in sniper attack by Pakistan in Tangdhar

Army soldier injured in sniper attack by Pakistan in Tangdhar

  Srinagar: An army soldier was injured in a ‘sniper fire’ by Pakistan Rangers at Tanghdar sector along the Line of Control in north Kashmir’s Kupwara district on Tuesday morning. A police officer said that Pakistan Rangers in “violation of ceasefire” opened five rounds of sniper fire upon the army posts of 20 Jat at Tikri […]