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Two army men in Poonch mistaken for kidnappers, thrashed


September 21st, 2012 - 12:51 am ICT by IANS
Jammu, Sep 20 (IANS) On the edge after rumours of child kidnappers in the area, residents of a village in Jammu and Kashmir's mountainous border district of Poonch district thrashed ... Read more...

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Kashmir’s ruling coalition panel fails to agree on urban bodies poll


April 9th, 2012 - 10:56 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, April 9 (IANS) A meeting of Jammu and Kashmir's ruling alliance's coordination committee Monday focused on ways to step up development works across the state and strengthen democracy at ... Read more...

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Media boycotts Kashmir legislature


February 27th, 2012 - 5:18 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Feb 27 (IANS) Media persons boycotted the proceedings of the Jammu and Kashmir legislature Monday in protest over the remark of Speaker Mohammad Akbar Lone.The media persons are ... Read more...

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‘Corruption is policy of Omar government’


February 24th, 2012 - 5:17 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Feb 24 (IANS) "Corruption is a policy of the Omar Abdullah government," main opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) president Mehbooba Mufti declared after leading a walkout ... Read more...

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Soz asks Congress ministers to assist snow-hit valley


January 16th, 2012 - 10:48 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Jan 16 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir state Congress chief Saif-ud-din Soz Monday wrote to the party's ministers from Kashmir, asking them to visit the valley "to give a helping ... Read more...

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Congress steps up campaign for rotational chief minister


December 25th, 2011 - 1:07 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Dec 25 (IANS) Congress, the ruling alliance partner of National Conference in Jammu and Kashmir, has stepped up its campaign for rotational chief ministership, seeking its own party leader ... Read more...

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Over 1,000 Kashmiri youths offered jobs


December 17th, 2011 - 10:35 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Dec 17 (IANS) More than 1,000 youths Saturday got on-the-spot employment offers from private companies in and outside the state, said Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah.At a ... Read more...

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BJP legislators demand Omar’s resignation


December 13th, 2011 - 5:56 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Dec 13 (IANS) Bhartiya Janta Party legislators Tuesday demanded the resignation of Chief Minister Omar Abdullah for his failure to prevent terrorist attacks in Jammu and Kashmir and also ... Read more...

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Omar orders probe into attack on minister


December 12th, 2011 - 3:38 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Dec 12 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah Monday asked for a thorough investigation into the militant attack on Law Minister Ali Mohammad Sagar at his home ... Read more...

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Centre can repeal AFSPA: Kashmir government


September 3rd, 2011 - 1:54 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Sep 3 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir Minister for Law and Parliamentary Affairs Ali Mohammad Sagar Saturday said the state government can only "recommend" to the central government to ... Read more...

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Power will shift from secretariat to panchayats: Omar


July 1st, 2011 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, July 1 (IANS) After having successfully presided over the elections to more than 4,000 panchayats, the Jammu and Kashmir government Friday pledged to shift power from the secretariat to ... Read more...

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15-member Pak squad announced for Test series against Windies


May 3rd, 2011 - 7:08 pm ICT by ANI
ZCZCANI 158 (Sports)Lahore, May 3(ANI): Middle-order batsman, Younus Khan and fast bowler, Umar Gul have been named in the15-member Test squad for two matches against West Indies. Both were rested for the ... Read more...

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Regional discrimination issues dominate Kashmir assembly


March 26th, 2011 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, March 26 (IANS) The issues of regional discrimination once again rocked the Jammu and Kashmir assembly Saturday -- this time with opposition members from the Kashmir Valley alleging diversion ... Read more...

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Local bodies poll in Kashmir from April 13


March 14th, 2011 - 9:34 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, March 14 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir will have a 16-phase poll, starting April 13, for the over 4,000 panchayats (village councils) in the state, officials said Monday.Polling for ... Read more...

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Jammu and Kashmir not for national pattern in local polls


March 14th, 2011 - 6:05 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, March 14 (IANS) The Jammu and Kashmir government Monday said it will hold elections to local bodies as per the state's own laws and will not amend the constitution ... Read more...

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Jammu Kashmir deputy speaker rejects speaker’s plea


March 12th, 2011 - 7:49 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, March 12 (IANS) Deputy Speaker of Jammu and Kashmir assembly Sartaj Madni Saturday rejected appeals by Speaker Akbar Lone and Law and Parliamentary Affairs Minister Ali Mohammad Sagar to ... Read more...

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Jammu and Kashmir deputy speaker not to take back resignation


March 9th, 2011 - 9:32 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, March 9 (IANS) Deputy Speaker of Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Assembly Sartaj Madni who had resigned last week protesting against the alleged partisan role of Speaker Mohammad Akbar Lone ... Read more...

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Jammu and Kashmir deputy speaker quits (Lead)


March 3rd, 2011 - 6:30 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, March 3 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir assembly deputy speaker Sartaj Madni quit Thursday protesting the remarks made against him by the speaker in a newspaper.As the house met, Madni ... Read more...

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Deputy speaker quits on Kashmir speaker’s remarks


March 3rd, 2011 - 6:07 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, March 3 (IANS) The deputy speaker of the Jammu and Kashmir assembly quit Thursday protesting the remarks made against him by the speaker in a local newspaper.As the ... Read more...

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Kuwait in celebratory mood for 50th anniversary of independence


February 26th, 2011 - 11:09 pm ICT by IANS
By Prashant Sood Kuwait City, Feb 26 (IANS) Homes decked in colours of its national flag, children cheering and waving, women clicking moments for memory - Kuwait was in a festive mood ... Read more...

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Kashmir cabinet panel to meet Saturday over panchayat polls


January 28th, 2011 - 5:17 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Jan 28 (IANS) A cabinet sub-committee of the Jammu and Kashmir government is to meet here Saturday to decide on the panchayat polls dates and also take a call on whether ... Read more...

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National Conference accuses BJP of arousing communal passions


January 21st, 2011 - 4:01 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Jan 21 (IANS) The ruling National Conference Friday said the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) was trying to arouse communal passions in Jammu and Kashmir and the decision to disallow the ... Read more...

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Resolve China boundary row for development: Kashmir minister


January 14th, 2011 - 3:59 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Jan 14 (IANS) The boundary row with China should be resolved at the earliest so that development work doesn't suffer, a Jammu and Kashmir minister urged the central government Friday, confirming ... Read more...

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Threat of attack on UAE through missiles is real: Official


December 6th, 2010 - 3:53 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Dec 6 (IANS) The threat of attack on United Arab Emirates "from long range ballistic missiles is real", a senior military official has said.Speaking at the Middle East Missile and ... Read more...

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NC-Congress coordination panel to meet Sunday


November 26th, 2010 - 2:59 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Nov 26 (IANS) The National Conference and Congress coordination committee in Jammu and Kashmir is likely to meet here Sunday to smoothen differences that have cropped up between the two ruling ... Read more...

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Jammu and Kashmir to hold panchayat polls in early 2011


November 23rd, 2010 - 11:51 am ICT by IANS
Jammu, Nov 23 (IANS) The Jammu and Kashmir government has decided to hold panchayat elections from January next year.The state cabinet took the decision in Jammu late Monday evening. The panchayat elections ... Read more...

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2 Hizbul militants held in Jammu-Kashmir’s Baramulla district


October 17th, 2010 - 8:51 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, Oct.17 (ANI): Security personnel in Jammu and Kashmir's Baramulla district have arrested two Hizbul Mujahideen militants during search operations. One pistol, one pistol magazine, five rounds and two hand grenades were ... Read more...

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Kashmir government sabotaging all-party visit: Mehbooba (Lead)


September 19th, 2010 - 8:18 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Sep 19 (IANS) A day ahead of an all-party delegation's visit to Jammu and Kashmir, Peoples' Democratic Party (PDP) chief Mehbooba Mufti Sunday slammed the Omar Abdullah government, alleging it ... Read more...

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Hizbul Commander kills fresh recruit for illicit relations with wife in Doda


September 9th, 2010 - 10:39 pm ICT by ANI
Marmat (Doda), Sep. 8 (ANI): A section commander of Hizbul Mujahedeen (HM) has killed a fresh recruit of the outfit at Beri Mandool in Marmat in upper reaches of Doda district of ... Read more...

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Younus Khan likely to join ’scandal-hit’ Pak team for England ODIs


August 31st, 2010 - 5:09 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Aug 31(ANI): Pakistan batsman Younus Khan has reportedly been given the green-signal by the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) to join the national team for the five-match one-day series against England. ... Read more...

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Omar cancels unified command meet to protest civilian deaths in J-K


August 13th, 2010 - 9:36 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar/Kupwara/ Baramulla (Jammu and Kashmir), Aug 13 (ANI): Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah cancelled the unified command meeting to protest against the civilian deaths in the valley on Friday.There ... Read more...

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Two killed in police firing in Kashmir Valley


August 13th, 2010 - 6:52 pm ICT by ANI
Kupwara/ Baramulla (Jammu and Kashmir), Aug 13 (ANI): At least two persons were killed and several others injured in firing by security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara and Baramulla Districts on ... Read more...

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27 killed, 270 hurt in Iran blasts (Second Lead)


July 16th, 2010 - 7:28 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, July 16 (IANS) At least 27 people were killed and about 270 others injured when two bombs went off outside a mosque in southeastern Iran, media reports said Friday. The attack took ... Read more...

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Chidambaram likely to visit Kashmir next week


June 28th, 2010 - 2:12 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, June 28 (IANS) Home Minister P. Chidambaram, who has just returned from Pakistan, is likely to visit Jammu and Kashmir that has seen violent protests in the past few weeks, ... Read more...

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Seven top players excluded from Pak hockey squad for Azlan Shah Cup


April 29th, 2010 - 5:16 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Apr.29 (ANI): The experienced trio of Sohail Abbas, Rehan Butt and Shakeel Abbasi have been axed from the Pakistan hockey squad after they failed to impress the selectors during the trials ... Read more...

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