CRPF orders high-level inquiry into patient’s death during Highway Ban

CRPF orders high-level inquiry into patient’s death during Highway Ban

The CRPF has ordered a “high-level inquiry” into the death of a patient as his ambulance was stopped due to the latest restriction imposed on the movement of civilian traffic in Jammu and Kashmir in the wake of the Pulwama...
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Post Note Ban 50 lakh jobs lost, Youth worst hit

Post Note Ban 50 lakh jobs lost, Youth worst hit

Nearly 50 lakh people in India lost their jobs between 2016-2018, a report said highlighting that the “beginning of the decline” coincided with demonetisation, although “no direct causal relationship could be established” between the trends. The report...
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Magistrate stamps travel permit on commuter’s hand triggers criticism

Magistrate stamps travel permit on commuter’s hand triggers criticism

As the authorities had imposed restrictions on the second day of the biweekly highway ban in the Valley, a magistrate in south Kashmir on Wednesday issued the travel permit by stamping his seal on the commuter’s hand. There was, however,...
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Highway Ban: Mehbooba Mufti should be arrest for ‘Instigating Kashmiris’ demands BJP

Highway Ban: Mehbooba Mufti should be arrest for ‘Instigating Kashmiris’ demands BJP

Lashing out at PDP chief Mehbooba Mufti for allegedly instigating people to defy a ban of vehicular movement on the national highway connecting Jammu with Srinagar, the BJP Wednesday demanded that she be arrested for trying to create law and...
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BJP Manifesto: For Kashmir, Not Kashmiris?

BJP Manifesto: For Kashmir, Not Kashmiris?

BJP’s reiteration to repeal Articles 370, 35A will have serious repercussions in J&K, further alienating Kashmiri youth. Nowhere in the country have people reposed their faith in institutions of democracy as much as the people of Jammu and Kashmir, even....
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Article 370 hindering the ​development of J&K, People now want Change: PM Narendra Modi

Article 370 hindering the ​development of J&K, People now want Change: PM Narendra Modi

PM Modi said it was former Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru’s policies which were being an obstacle for the development in the Valley. The people of Kashmir want a change, including Article 35A and Article 370 as they hinder development, Prime...
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Security cover of 400 Politicians, Activists restored

Security cover of 400 Politicians, Activists restored

The Jammu and Kashmir government on Monday restored the security cover of 400 politicians and political activists, which had been withdrawn last month. Top state government sources said Governor Satya Pal Malik’s administration took the decision aimed at...
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Farooq Abdullah questions reliability of EVMs

Farooq Abdullah questions reliability of EVMs

Barely few days ahead of commencement of general elections, National Conference President Farooq Abdullah on Sunday raised questions over reliability of Electronic Voting Machines (EVM).“April 18 is the voting date (in Srinagar). Do check the machines (EVM) ...
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Kashmir situation being used for gaining political mileage​: Mehbooba Mufti

Kashmir situation being used for gaining political mileage​: Mehbooba Mufti

Peoples Democratic Party president Mehbooba Mufti on Friday said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his party BJP are using Kashmir situation for political ends after “miserably failing” to deliver on 2014 election promises. “Militants’ killings, ra...
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Security Cover of 919 “Undeserving Persons” removed in J&K, PDP cries foul

Security Cover of 919 “Undeserving Persons” removed in J&K, PDP cries foul

Security cover of 919 “undeserving persons” in Jammu and Kashmir has been withdrawn, thereby freeing 2,768 police personnel and 389 vehicles, the Home Ministry said on Friday. The list of persons whose security cover has been withdrawn by the Jammu...
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