J&K Governor Satyapal Malik (File Photo/IANS)

Rahul politicising Kashmir visit issue: Governor

Srinagar (2 MIN READ): Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik on Tuesday accused Congress leader Rahul Gandhi of politicising the Kashmir issue by seeking to put several pre-conditions to visiting the Valley, and which he said would lead to further unrest and problems for the people. After Rahul said there have been reports of violence […]

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J&K celebrates Eid after revocation of special status

Srinagar (2 MIN READ): Amid massive security arrangements, Jammu and Kashmir on Monday marked its first Eid after the revocation of its special status, even as the state administration held a meeting with local clerics to oversee prayer arrangements and ensure peaceful celebrations. On Sunday, a meeting was held between clerics and the Kashmir Divisional Commissioner […]

Muslim men help in cremation of Hindu girl in Varanasi (Photo: IANS)

UP: Muslim men help in Hindu girl’s cremation, chant ‘Ram Naam Satya Hai’

Varanasi (1 MIN READ): In a rare gesture, a group of Muslim men not only carried the body of a 19-year-old Hindu girl on their shoulders for cremation in Varanasi but also chanted “Ram naam satya hai’ along the way. The incident took place in the city’s Harhua Deeh area. The girl, Soni succumbed to malaria […]

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24 prisoners – arrested in terror cases, anti-national activities shifted from J&K jail to Lucknow

Lucknow (1 MIN READ): A group of 24 prisoners from Jammu and Kashmir has been shifted to the Lucknow District Jail. The prisoners were arrested in terror cases and anti-national activities. Over the past three days, 70 prisoners from Jammu and Kashmir jails have been shifted to high security jails in Uttar Pradesh. On Thursday, 26 […]

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‘Police have not fired a single bullet so far in six days’: JK police chief rebuts reports on violence

Srinagar (1 MIN READ): Jammu and Kashmir police on Saturday denied media reports of firing incidents in the valley, and urged people not to believe “mischievous and motivated news”. J&K Director General Police Dilbag Singh in a video said: “The police have not fired a single bullet so far in six days. People should not believe […]

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Earlier ‘bahus’ used to come from Bihar, now we will bring girls from Kashmir: Haryana CM

Chandigarh: Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar has triggered a controversy by saying that after scrapping Article 370 of the Constitution, the path to bring Kashmiri girls was clear for marriage. He said this while addressing a state-level function of Maharishi Bhagirath Jayanti Samaroh in Fatehabad town on Friday. “Earlier ‘bahus’ used to come from Bihar […]