Two killed in Pulwama avalanche

Two killed in Pulwama avalanche

Two persons were killed at Narastan village of Tral in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district after an avalanche hit them while they were fetching some fodder for animals. The area had received four feet of snow a few days ago. The...
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Pulwama firing victims may have to live with permanent disabilities

Aamir Ahmad Mir of Ratnipora village in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district is struggling to recover from a grievous injury at the SMHS Hospital here. The 20-year-old has been put on life support system after he received a teargas shell in...
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At encounter site, villagers mourn a masters student and a cricket buff

Two civilians, including a woman, were killed and 16 injured when the Army and police allegedly opened fire on a group of protesters close to the site of an encounter Kakapore in Pulwama, Kashmir.  At Kakapore in Pulwama where two...
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Defying curbs, thousands join Hizb militant’s funeral

Defying curbs, thousands join Hizb militant’s funeral

Thousands of people on Sunday joined the funeral prayers of a militant who died in a gunfight with forces in Gundpora village of this south Kashmir district yesterday. Scores of people, including some cops, were injured in massive protests and...
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Three held for ‘uploading militant content’ on social network sites in Pulwama

Three held for ‘uploading militant content’ on social network sites in Pulwama

Police’s Special operation Group (SOG) have arrested three students in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district over ‘uploading militant content’ on social networking sites. A senior police officer told Srinagar-based news agency GNS that on the directions of ...
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Shutdown ends, life limps to normalcy in Pulwama

Shutdown ends, life limps to normalcy in Pulwama

The Auqaf Committee and Traders Federation today decided to call off the shutdown in Pulwama after the administration assured them that all detained youths would be released and no FIR lodged against them. In a meeting held at the Deputy...
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Pulwama deadlock enters 15th day, crisis refuses to die down

Pulwama deadlock enters 15th day, crisis refuses to die down

PDP legislator blames administration Shutdown resumed in Pulwama on Thursday after the administration allegedly backtracked from its word with residents to release the arrested youth and allow installation of plaque for slain militants. The representatives of ...
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No word on memorial, but admn says Pulwama standoff ends

No word on memorial, but admn says Pulwama standoff ends

Ultras’ memorial without photos may come up in the town The standoff between the administration and local residents in Pulwama district appears to be over as the traders in the town have agreed to end the strike and open the...
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Shutdown continues in Pulwama for 13th Day

Shutdown continues in Pulwama for 13th Day

For the 13th straight day, the strike in southern Pulwama Town continued over the demand of installing a militant memorial at ‘Shaheed Park’ in the area. Eyewitnesses told Srinagar-based news agency GNS that all the markets of the Town and...
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SVC recommends restoration of land worth crores to J&K Govt

SVC recommends restoration of land worth crores to J&K Govt

The State Vigilance Commission (SVC) today recommended restoration of prime land worth crores of rupees to the state government after the land was ‘illegally sold’ off by some private persons to other people. During an enquiry into an alleged illeg...
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