Panicky BSNL tower landlords suspend service

Panicky BSNL tower landlords suspend service

In the wake of a grenade attack on a mobile transmission tower in the city, Kashmir BSNL Tower Landlords’ Welfare Association has decided to close down the operation in the city. “Our organization has unanimously decided to shutdown the operation...
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From North to South, signal waning!

From North to South, signal waning!

After north Kashmir, many telecom tower landlords shut down their operations and vendors started removing hoarding and banners of telecom companies in Srinagar and south Kashmir on Monday. Following the attack on a cell tower in old Srinagar on Monday,...
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People like Geelani want to put ‘speed breakers’ on development in J&K: BJP

People like Geelani want to put ‘speed breakers’ on development in J&K: BJP

Reacting to separatist leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani’s recent statement on the hoisting of Pakistani flags in Jammu and Kashmir, senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Monday said people like Geelani only want to put a...
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No separatist, militant role in flag waving, Sopore killings: Kamal

No separatist, militant role in flag waving, Sopore killings: Kamal

‘Some agencies doing it to tarnish Kashmiri Muslim image’ National conference leader Mustafa Kamal today said there is no role of separatists or the militant groups in the waving of flags and shutting down of telecommunication towers. He said it...
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‘Ban ‘Maggi’ till proved safe for human use’

‘Ban ‘Maggi’ till proved safe for human use’

Demanding ban on sale of ‘Maggi’ in school and hospital canteens, an RTI activist has appealed to Chief Minister Mufti Muhammad Sayeed to halt the sale of the product till it was declared safe for consumption after proper testing in...
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At Sheikh’s mausoleum, NC pitches for internal autonomy in Kashmir

At Sheikh’s mausoleum, NC pitches for internal autonomy in Kashmir

The opposition National Conference (NC) on Saturday vowed to fight for the restoration of “internal autonomy” in Jammu and Kashmir and demanded the “strengthening” of Article 370 of the Constitution that accords special status to the st...
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Jammu & Kashmir govt plans all-weather road in valley

Jammu & Kashmir govt plans all-weather road in valley

Jammu and Kashmir government is planning to construct a four-lane all-weather road from Dalgate to Shalimar Gardens here to avoid disruption during tourist season in the Valley. The 15-km long four-lane concrete road, with a life of nearly 20 years, would ...
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Govt sitting on Rs 549.64 Cr road restoration project: R&B CE tells Court

Govt sitting on Rs 549.64 Cr road restoration project: R&B CE tells Court

Roads and Buildings Department has forwarded a detailed project worth Rs 549.64 crore to government for permanent restoration of dilapidated roads in Valley due to floods, but authorities have received not a single in this regard. This was stated by...
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‘Matriculate holds several posts including Nodal Officer in Kashmir CM’s grievance cell’

‘Matriculate holds several posts including Nodal Officer in Kashmir CM’s grievance cell’

Information sought under the Right to Information (RTI) Act by a social activist has revealed that a matriculate is holding several top official positions in Jammu and Kashmir Cultural Academy including the Nodal Officer in Chief Minister’s grievance cell. T...
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VHP demands elaborate security arrangements for Amarnath Yatra

VHP demands elaborate security arrangements for Amarnath Yatra

VHP on Friday demanded elaborate security arrangements for the Amarnath Yatra, starting from July 2, citing recent terror attacks in the Kashmir Valley. “Elaborate security arrangements should be made for the Amarnath Yatra in the wake of the chain of...
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