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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 […]

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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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Article 370 was of no use for India or Kashmir, its abrogation will end terrorism: Amit Shah

Chennai (1 MIN READ): Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Sunday said the Central government decided to abrogate Article 370 of the Consitution, that accorded a special status to Jammu & Kashmir (J&K), as it was of no use to the country or the state. Shah was speaking here after the release of “Listening, Learning and […]

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Modi-Shah are like Krishna, Arjuna: Rajinikanth praises revocation of Article 370

Chennai (1 MIN READ): Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Union Home Minister Amit Shah are like Lord Krishna and Arjuna, said actor Rajinikanth here on Sunday. Congratulating Shah on his ‘Mission Kashmir’ (revocation of Article 370 which conferred special status on Jammu and Kashmir), Rajinikanth termed it as a ‘fantastic’ move. The actor said: “We don’t […]

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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 […]