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    Mirwaiz to meet press at 3 PM

    Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, who was released from sub-jail Chasma Shahi late Monday evening and was subsequently placed under house arrest at his Nigeen residence will meet and address a press conference at 3 PM today.
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    Track II Diplomacy:Team led by Sinha meets Geelani

    A five-member delegation led by former external affairs minister, Yashwant Sinha Tuesday called on Hurriyat conference (G) chairman, Syed Ali Geelani at his residence in Hyderpora.
  • Rescuers help an injured person to a hospital in Quetta, Pakistan, after a hostel for police cadets was attacked by militants. Photograph: Arshad Butt/AP

    60 killed in twin suicide attacks in police training college in Pakistan

    Heavily-armed militants wearing suicide vests stormed a police academy in Quetta, killing at least 60 people and wounding dozens more, Balochistan Home Minister Mir Sarfaraz Bugti said Tuesday, in one of the deadliest extremist attacks this year.
  • Kashmir unrest taking heavy toll on desilting of river Jehlum

    Kashmir unrest taking heavy toll on desilting of river Jehlum

    The ambitious Rs 399 crore Jhelum dredging project to increase the depth of the river has been moving at snail’s pace as the dredging company which was tasked by the government has been unable to fully dredge the silt of river due to the current unre
  • ‘Over 4 lakh employees ready to hit to roads’

    Joint Coordination Committee of Government Employees Monday castigated state government for taking what they said “inhuman and undemocratic” measures to “suppress the voices of government employees”.
  • Kashmiri delegation takes up Malik’s imprisonment with UK Foreign Office

    A high level Kashmiri delegation met with the head of Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO), Nicola Mock ridge, in London to bring to UK Foreign Minister Boris Johnson’s attention to the case of illegal imprisonment of Kashmiri leaders in Kashmir
  • CM reviews functioning Food, Civil Supplies & Consumer Affairs Department

    Chief Minister,  Mehbooba Mufti, Monday chaired a meeting to review the functioning of Food, Civil Supplies & Consumer Affairs Department and implementation of Electronic Public Distribution System (ePDS) project in Jammu and Kashmir.
  • Karvan-e-Aman cross-LoC bus suspended

    The weekly cross-Line of Control (LoC) Karvan-e-Aman bus, operating between Srinagar and Muzaffarabad, capital of Pakistan Adminstered Kashmir (POK) , was suspended today due to some political activities across the border.
  • Traffic jams in Srinagar as situation improves in Valley

    Traffic jams in Srinagar as situation improves in Valley

    Massive traffic jams were witnessed in many parts of the city on Monday as more people defied the strike call given by the separatists. Serpentine queues of private vehicles could be seen in many parts of the city including Rambagh, Jawahar Nagar, Be
  • Govt likely to enhance retirement age of SKIMS doctors

    State Government is likely  enhance the retirement age of doctors working in Sher-I-Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences (SKIMS) from 62 to 65 years.Reliable sources told news agency CNS that the decision in this regard will be taken by the Chie
  •  ‘Govt to convert Old Lower Court complex into heritage site’

    Minister for Rural Development, Panchayati Raj and Law & Justice, Abdul Haq, today said that the State Government is mulling to convert the old Lower Court complex at Court Road here into a heritage site.
  • Er Rashid’s Secretariat Ghearo foiled

    At least 12 protestors were injured when police used force to disperse AIP’s secretariat Gherao march near civil secretariat against terminating services of 22 employees from police and civil administration.
  • Congress calls on Guv, Pitches for ‘credible’ dialogue with stakeholders

    Stating that the state government has miserably failed to normalize the situation in Kashmir, the state Congress chief, G A Mir on Monday pitched for ‘credible and meaningful’ dialogue with all the stakeholders to address the Kashmir issue.
  • Track II Diplomacy:Team From New Delhi To Meet Separatists Today

    Track II Diplomacy:Team From New Delhi To Meet Separatists Today

    In an effort to initiate track-two diplomacy, a team comprising at least six members is likely to visit Kashmir today to break the logjam Kashmir has stuck into since the killing of Hizbul Mujahideen militant Burhan Wani
  • Day 108:Hartal Continues In Edgy Kashmir

    Day 108:Hartal Continues In Edgy Kashmir

    Normal life continues to remain shut in Kashmir on the consecutive day 108 on the call of joint resistance leadership following killing of Hizbul Mujahedeen Commander Burhan Wani in an encounter on July 8.