Mehbooba calls for expediting work on rail link to Kashmir

Mehbooba calls for expediting work on rail link to Kashmir

Seeks train connectivity to new areas, deployment of special trains for tourists Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) President and Member Parliament, Ms Mehbooba Mufti called on the Union Minister for Railways, Mr Suresh Prabhuhere today to discuss various issues pertaining to...
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Yogendra Yadav defends Article 370, rejects separate Pandit enclaves

Yogendra Yadav defends Article 370, rejects separate Pandit enclaves

“It was drafted by the great minds of that time and keeping special status for some states was the need of the hour at that time, which lingers till date.” Disgruntled leader of Aam Aadmi Party  Yogendra Yadav today said...
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‘Govt compensates only 650 flood-hit traders’

‘Govt compensates only 650 flood-hit traders’

Valley business community Sunday alleged that out of 33,000 flood-hit traders in Srinagar, state government has managed to provide relief cheques to only 650 traders till date. “More than 220 bazaar committees, comprising of 33,000 traders had submitted self...
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Cow Bunks Exam, Despite Having Admit Card

Cow Bunks Exam, Despite Having Admit Card

A Budgam resident, who managed to get hall ticket for his brown cow to write a professional entrance examination, today did not turn up with the bovine for the paper at the allocated centre here, saying he only wanted to...
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‘Greater unity among Hurriyet camp essential for success’

‘Greater unity among Hurriyet camp essential for success’

Senior Hurriyet leader and the Chairman of Democratic Freedom Party (DFP), Shabbir Ahmad Shah has said that the greater unity amongst the Hurriyet camp is essential to carry forward the ongoing liberation movement in a more effective manner.Shabbir Ahmad Shah....
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20 hours on a bumpy, jumpy Kashmir highway

20 hours on a bumpy, jumpy Kashmir highway

Travelling on the strategic Jammu-Srinagar National Highway has become traumatic as the over 300-km journey, which would normally take eight hours, takes more than twice that time these days. Added to the pitiable road condition is mismanagement by the traffic...
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Telco staff removing illegal device thrashed in Jammu & Kashmir

Telco staff removing illegal device thrashed in Jammu & Kashmir

Unidentified people in Jammu and Kashmir thrashed employees of two mobile phone companies overnight after one of their technical staff removed an unauthorised device from a cellphone tower. The cellphone tower was being reportedly used by guerrillas for commun...
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Joined hands with BJP to make JK economically self sustainable: Drabu

Joined hands with BJP to make JK economically self sustainable: Drabu

Senior PDP leader and Finance Minister Dr Haseeb Drabu Thursday said the coalition with the BJP was done to make Jammu and Kashmir ‘economically self sustainable.’ Talking to KNS, Drabu said the state government is making efforts to make Jammu...
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Hurriyet leaders reject Mufti Sayeed’s offer

Hurriyet leaders reject Mufti Sayeed’s offer

Hurriyet leaders have rejected the puppet Chief Minister’s statement to provide space to resistance camp for dissent and said that battle of ideologies cannot be conditional. Mufti Sayeed on Tuesday said that he had not given up his idea of...
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Highway traffic in mess; travelers fume

Highway traffic in mess; travelers fume

“It is a painful experience to remain stranded on the Jammu-Srinagar highway for hours amidst hundreds of vehicles.” With the authorities doing little to curb traffic jams on the Jammu-Srinagar Highway, traveling has become a tedious job on the arteria...
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