Police arrests two drug peddlers in Budgam

Srinagar, Budgam police on Wednesday has arrested two drug peddlers and recovered 2.5 kilograms of charas from their possession. A police spokesman said Police Post Narbal intercepted a Tavera vehicle bearing registration number JK03C-5525 driven by Siyar Ahmad son of Abdul Razak Reshi resident of Wachi Shopian during routine naka checking ...

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Kokernag encounter: A photo feature

The killing of the local militant sparked protest, clashes and shutdown in South Kashmir’s Islamabad and Kulgam districts. One militant identified as Furrhan Ahmed Wani resident of Khudani was killed during an encounter between the government forces and militants in Larnoo Kokernag area of district Islamabad on Tuesday. Sources said forces ...

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NC lawmaker says “Kashmir militants die as martyr”

Jammu, Senior National Conference Legislator and MLA HabaKadal Shameema Firdous on Tuesday termed the youth who joined militants as a martyr. While speaking on the discussion on Motion of Thanks on Governors Address in the legislative assembly, Shameema called “the killing of militants as murder saying today’s militants are young, untrained ...

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Sharif’s ‘oblivion’ to Balochistan crisis raises eyebrows

By Sardar Sikander ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) President Nawaz Sharif’s decision to stay away from the unfolding political crisis in Balochistan and avoid visiting the provincial capital on the eve of the no-confidence motion against Chief Minister Sanaullah Zehri has raised many an eyebrow. This gives impetus to the rumours that ...

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Kokernag encounter: Two militants killed, gunfight on

Kashmir Wire  Srinagar: Two militants have been killed so far during an encounter between government forces and militants in Larnoo kokernag village of district Islamabad on Tuesday. The firefight commenced during search operation when the militants fired towards the forces at Larnoo –Kokernag this morning, army sources said. They said the ...

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43464 students qualify class 10 exams

Srinagar, The Jammu and Kashmir Board of School Education (JKBOSE) announces the results of 10th annual exams on Tuesday. Number of the appeared students  in examination were Girls 33059, boys 35997, total 69056 Number of failed students were boys 13164, girls 12378, total 25542 Number of reappeared students were boys 2072 ...

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Youth dies during clashes in Khudwani

Srinagar, One civilian has succumbed to injuries during the clashes in Khudwani village of district Kulgam. The deceased has been identified as Khalid Ahmed Dar son of Abdul Salam Dar resident of Ghat Khudwani village of district Kulgam. Reports said that Khalid was hit by a bullet in the chest and ...

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