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Yasin Malik was instrumental in bringing JRL together to spearhead 2016 unrest: NIA

Srinagar: National Investigating Agency (NIA) on Sunday said that the Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) chairman Muhammad Yasin Malik was instrumental in bringing the Hurriyat (G) chairman Syed Ali Geelani and Hurriyat (M) chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq together to spearhead the 2016 agitation in the State of Jammu and Kashmir. “Yasin Malik was instrumental […]

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Govt orders prosecution of 7 Hurriyat affiliates for protesting Masarat Alam’s PSA detention

Srinagar, June 15: The government has accorded sanction for prosecution seven Hurriyat Conference persons in Hajin Bandipora for protesting in 2015 against the detention under PSA of Massarat Alam, chairman Muslim League. Masarat Alam has been detained and booked under the PSA following the 2010 unrest that leftover 100 people dead in the Kashmir. On […]

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Govt orders prosecution of 4 persons for ‘identifying guard posts’ to snatch weapons

Srinagar, June 14: The state government has accorded sanction to prosecute four persons under unlawful activities (Prevention) Act for “identification of guard posts and Nakas” in order to “snatch the weapon easily” from government forces. According to a government order, on 7 June last year, Police Station Kulgam “reliably came to know” that a “self-styled” […]

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Teachers selection: Govt forms panel to examine ‘overlapping’ degrees of selected candidates

Srinagar, June 13: The government on Thursday constituted separate committees for Kashmir and Jammu divisions to examine the degrees with overlapping period of study of candidates provisionally selected for the post of Teacher recently in various District Cadres in the State. According to GNS, the committee headed by Secretary to Government Higher Education Department has […]

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Govt, intel agencies must take suitable action to prevent attacks in future: Congress

New Delhi: The Congress on Thursday urged the Modi government and intelligence agencies to take suitable action to prevent militants attacks in the future, a day after five CRPF personnel were killed in an attack in south Kashmir. Two motrocycle-borne militants fired at a CRPF patrol party on the Khanabal-Pahalgham road in Anantnag district, killing […]

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Media over hypes J-K related issues: Satya Pal Malik

Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satypal Malik on Monday accused media of portraying Kashmir in a bad light and stated that even a single death from Kashmir get reported for weeks while cases from other states get ignored. Addressing reporters here, Malik said, “In Delhi, the press is very negative about Jammu and Kashmir. I […]

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Annual Work Plan and Budget 2019-20 under Mid-Day Meal Scheme Approved

Panchayats to implement the scheme, permanent health cards for all students Srinagar: Chief Secretary BVR Subrahmanyam today chaired a meeting of the State Level Steering-Cum-Monitoring Committee (SLSMC) under Mid-Day Meal to review its functioning and to approveAnnual Work Plan and Budget (AWP&B) 2019-20. Financial Commissioner Finance, Arun Kumar Mehta, Financial Commissioner, H&ME Atal Dulloo, Principal […]