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India asks Pak PM to desist from cross-border terror in Kashmir

New Delhi: The Indian government on Saturday hit hard against Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan’s repeated vituperation against India over Kashmir, asking him to desist from interfering in India’s internal matters and end Islamabad-sponsored cross-border terrorism. Khan on Thursday had accused India of attempting to “illegally alter the demography of Jammu and Kashmir” and said […]

6 more test positive in J&K, total 55

Srinagar: The number of COVID-19 positive cases continued to surge on Tuesday with six more testing positive in Jammu and Kashmir. “UPDATE: 6 new positive cases confirmed in Kashmir Division. All contacts of previous positive cases. Meanwhile, contact tracing continues in both Jammu and Kashmir Divisions. Please cooperate, let us fight together”, government spokesman, Rohit […]

4 more test COVID-19 positive in J&K, tally reaches 45

Jammu: Four more tested positive for COVID-19 in Jammu and Kashmir on Monday, raising the tally of positive cases in the union territory to 45. The four cases detected were from Kashmir — two each from Shopian and Srinagar and all are the contacts of previous positive cases. Contact tracing working on ground”, government spokesman, […]

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Panchayat bypolls in J&K postponed after security threat

Jammu: The Jammu and Kashmir Election Commission on Tuesday postponed Panchayat by-elections in the Union Territory following a security threat message shared by the administration. Jammu and Kashmir Chief Electoral Officer Shailendra Kumar ordered for withdrawal of the notification for the election with immediate effect, declaring a fresh schedule shall be notified after addressing all […]

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J&K: Ex-IAS topper-turned-politician Shah Faesal booked under PSA

SRINAGAR: Days after the Public Safety Act (PSA) was slapped against former Jammu and Kashmir chief ministers – Omar Abdullah and Mehbooba Mufti, bureaucrat-turned-politician Shah Faesal has been booked under the stringent law, sources said here on Saturday. The former IAS topper is the seventh mainstream politician of Kashmir who has been booked under the […]

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No relief for Omar Abdullah; SC seeks reply from J&K

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday sought reply from the Jammu and Kashmir government and other authorities on Sara Pilot’s petition challenging the detention of her brother and former J&K Chief Minister Omar Abdullah. A bench headed by Justice Arun Mishra declined to entertain submission by senior advocate Kapil Sibal, representing Sara, seeking immediate […]