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Technical snag hits Delhi Metro


June 8th, 2012 - 12:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 8 (IANS) A technical snag hit Delhi Metro's blue line stretch between Dwarka and Noida City Centre stations Friday, leading to massive crowds in trains and metro ... Read more...

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Two found guilty of Olympic money-laundering


April 24th, 2012 - 8:59 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 24 (IANS) Two men have been found guilty of money-laundering charges following a 2.3 million pound ($3.7 million) fraud against the Olympic Delivery Authority, the body responsible for ... Read more...

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‘Rich tourist infrastructure necessary for J-K tourism sector’s development’


April 17th, 2011 - 9:42 pm ICT by ANI
By Tahir Nadeem KhanSrinagar, Apr 17(ANI): Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Sunday called for construction of five-star hotels in the state, saying that it is necessary for the ... Read more...

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82 percent voter turnout in second phase of panchayat polls in J-K


April 17th, 2011 - 9:05 pm ICT by ANI
By Tahir Nadeem KhanSrinagar, Apr 17(ANI): The second phase of panchayat polls in Jammu and Kashmir passed on peacefully today with large number of people participating in electing 275 Sarpanches and ... Read more...

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Second phase of panchayat polls held along Indo-Pak border in R.S. Pura


April 17th, 2011 - 7:49 pm ICT by ANI
By Tahir Nadeem KhanR.S. Pura (Jammu and Kashmir), Apr 17(ANI): The second phase of panchayat polls was held amidst high security in the border area of R.S. Pura in Jammu and ... Read more...

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Agitating physiotherapists demanding Govt. jobs arrested in Jammu


March 28th, 2011 - 5:41 pm ICT by ANI
By Tahir Nadeem KhanJammu, Mar 28 (ANI): Jammu Police on Monday arrested physiotherapists who were staging a protest against the State Government for not providing government jobs to them.The agitating physiotherapists ... Read more...

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Army tightens security around international border in Poonch


March 19th, 2011 - 8:13 pm ICT by ANI
By Tahir Nadeem KhanJammu, Mar 19 (ANI): The Indian Army has tightened security around the international border in Jammu and Kashmir amid reports of infiltration attempts by the militants.Security has been ... Read more...

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Kashmir Interlocutors to present document on political settlement in two weeks


February 23rd, 2011 - 8:25 pm ICT by ANI
By Tahir Nadeem KhanJammu Feb.23 (ANI): Veteran journalist Dileep Padgaonkar, who is heading the team of interlocutors appointed by the Central Government, today said that a document containing the contours of ... Read more...

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400 militants operating in J-K: Lt. Gen. Choudhary


February 15th, 2011 - 7:07 pm ICT by ANI
By Tahir Nadeem KhanJammu, Feb 15 (ANI): Lieutenant General A K Choudhary, the General Officer Commanding (GOC) 9 Corps, today said the situation in Jammu and Kashmir has been brought to "satisfactory ... Read more...

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India sends message of love to Pakistan on St. Valentine’s Day


February 14th, 2011 - 2:11 pm ICT by ANI
By Tahir Nadeem KhanJammu, Feb 14 (ANI): In the backdrop of increasing infiltration bids and cease-fire violations by Pakistan on international border and Line of Control (LoC), Indians yet again conveyed ... Read more...

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Separatists for J-K census operation


February 8th, 2011 - 9:23 pm ICT by ANI
By Tahir Nadeem KhanJammu, Feb.8 (ANI): Jammu and Kashmir's Chief Principal Census Officer Farooq Ahmed has said that even separatists are supporting the ongoing census operation, and have asked the people ... Read more...

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Gujjars for national model to rehabilitate Kashmir tribes


January 16th, 2011 - 3:34 pm ICT by ANI
By Tahir Nadeem KhanJammu, Jan.16 (ANI): Demanding adaptation of a national model to develop 'Forest Villages for Tribal and Nomadic groups' of Jammu and Kashmir on the prototype of other states ... Read more...

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Tourists throng Jammu and Kashmir’s Patnitop to enjoy snowfall


January 3rd, 2011 - 9:52 pm ICT by ANI
By Tahir Nadeem KhanPatnitop (Jammu and Kashmir), Jan.3 (ANI): Scores of tourists thronged Patnitop in Jammu and Kashmir to enjoy the snowfall on Monday."I am happy to be here. The weather is ... Read more...

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Samba farmers switch to vegetable farming


December 31st, 2010 - 8:16 pm ICT by ANI
By Tahir Nadeem KhanSamba (Jammu and Kashmir), Dec.31 (ANI): Farmers of Jammu and Kashmir's Samba village switched over to vegetable farming as it is more remunerative than traditional wheat and rice ... Read more...

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Railway tracks being doubled in Jammu and Kashmir


December 30th, 2010 - 7:47 pm ICT by ANI
By Tahir Nadeem KhanJammu, Dec.30 (ANI): The Northern Railway has commenced the doubling of the tracks between Pathankot and Jammu in Samba region of Jammu and Kashmir.The railway tracks would soon witness ... Read more...

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Physiotherapists demand government jobs in Jammu


December 19th, 2010 - 9:50 pm ICT by ANI
By Tahir Nadeem KhanJammu, Dec.19 (ANI): Physiotherapists in Jammu staged a protest on Sunday, demanding government jobs in health departments.The agitated lot demonstrated outside old Divisional Commissioner's office by beating utensils and ... Read more...

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BJP women activists clash with Jammu police


November 27th, 2010 - 8:14 pm ICT by ANI
By Tahir Nadeem KhanJammu, Nov.27 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) women protestors clashed with the Jammu Police on Saturday during a three-hour-long demonstration against the surrender policy passed by the provincial ... Read more...

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Two killed, several injured in Jammu blast


November 26th, 2010 - 10:20 pm ICT by ANI
By Tahir Nadeem KhanJammu, Nov.26 (ANI): A three-month-old baby girl and a paramilitary official were killed and several people injured after a shell exploded in the house of a Border Security Force ... Read more...

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Celebrating Eid-ul-Azha with prayers - and a 180 kg goat!


November 17th, 2010 - 1:26 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 17 (IANS) Millions of Muslims in Mumbai and others parts of Maharashtra celebrated Eid-ul-Azha with joy and religious fervour Wednesday. As people hunted for the best sacrificial goats, one that ... Read more...

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Annual Urs of Hazrat Shah Asrar celebrated with religious fervor in J-K


November 14th, 2010 - 10:00 pm ICT by ANI
By Tahir Nadeem KhanKishtwar (Jammu and Kashmir), Nov. 14 (ANI): Thousands of devotees have thronged Jammu and Kashmir's Kishtwar district to participate in a week-long celebrations of annual Urs Hazrat Shah ... Read more...

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Jammu students cheer Indian CWG contingent with Rangoli


October 14th, 2010 - 8:49 pm ICT by ANI
By Tahir Nadeem KhanJammu, Oct.14 (ANI): Students in Jammu have cheered for the Indian contingent in the Commonwealth Games-2010 through their artistic touch of Rangoli."We have made this logo of Commonwealth ... Read more...

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Two Hizbul Mujahideen militants shot dead in Mahore


October 7th, 2010 - 10:15 pm ICT by ANI
By Tahir Nadeem KhanMahore (Jammu and Kashmir), Oct.7 (ANI): Security forces shot dead two senior Hizbul Mujahideen militants during an encounter in the Mahore tehsil of Jammu and Kashmir's Reasi District.The dead ... Read more...

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Srinagar business establishments remain closed after bandh called by BJP


September 30th, 2010 - 5:11 pm ICT by ANI
By Tahir Nadeem KhanSrinagar, Sep.30 (ANI): Following the Bandh called by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) against the Union Home Minister P. Chidambaram's eight point agenda on Kashmir issue, all business ... Read more...

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Historic Mela Patt fair celebrated in Bhaderwah


September 16th, 2010 - 2:53 pm ICT by ANI
By Tahir Nadeem KhanBhaderwah (Jammu and Kashmir), Sep.16(ANI): Colorful folk dances marked the annual three-day fair 'Mela Patt' celebrations in Bhaderwah sub-division of Jammu and Kashmir's Doda district.The festival, which concluded ... Read more...

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Security personnel rescue 11 persons trapped in flash floods in River Tawi in Jammu


September 9th, 2010 - 9:43 pm ICT by ANI
By Tahir Nadeem KhanJammu, Sep 9 (ANI): In a joint operation, the Indian Army and Jammu-Kashmir police personnel rescued 11 daily wagers, trapped in flash floods while collecting sand from the ... Read more...

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Unique solution required for Jammu and Kashmir problem: Omar


September 6th, 2010 - 7:54 pm ICT by ANI
By Tahir Nadeem KhanBhalwal (Jammu) Sep. 6 (ANI): Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah said on Monday that the Jammu and Kashmir problem requires a unique solution, as the accession ... Read more...

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Let’s fight together: Kashmiri Gujjars to Jats


September 5th, 2010 - 3:26 pm ICT by ANI
By Tahir Nadeem KhanJammu Sep.5 (ANI): The Scheduled Tribe Gujjars of Jammu and Kashmir today offered their full support to Jat community in their current struggle for grant of Other Backward ... Read more...

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Nitish Kumar should not give in to the threats of Maoist Ultras, says Abdullah


September 4th, 2010 - 7:53 pm ICT by ANI
By Tahir Nadeem KhanJammu, Sep.4 (ANI): A day after the bullet-riddled body of one of the four abducted Bihar policeman was found, Union Minister for New and Renewable Energy and Senior ... Read more...

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Female priests look after Jammu’s Lord Krishna temple


September 1st, 2010 - 9:58 pm ICT by ANI
By Tahir Nadeem KhanJammu, Sep 1 (ANI): A temple devoted to Lord Krishna, which is also called 'Baion ka Mandir' here is looked after by a group of female priests, who offer ... Read more...

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Grasshopper swarm destroys crops in Kathua district


August 30th, 2010 - 4:52 pm ICT by ANI
By Tahir Nadeem KhanKathua (Jammu and Kashmir), Aug 30 (ANI): Farmers in Jammu and Kashmir's Kathua district and adjacent areas have been hit by a swarm of grasshoppers.The new species of grasshopper ... Read more...

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Credit cooperative banks empowering Kashmir’s rural women


August 25th, 2010 - 6:50 pm ICT by ANI
By Tahir Nadeem KhanSrinagar, Aug 25 (ANI): The Government of Jammu and Kashmir, and Jammu Credit Cooperative Ltd have jointly taken initiatives to empower women by launching women credit cooperative banks in ... Read more...

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Manasbal Lake in Kashmir gets facelift


August 17th, 2010 - 10:18 pm ICT by ANI
By Tahir Nadeem KhanBarammula (Jammu-Kashmir), Aug.17 (ANI): Efforts are on to beautify Kashmir's Manasbal lake and its adjoining garden to make it a tourist attraction.According to the Kashmir tourism department, the area ... Read more...

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Jammu and Kashmir students pray for Leh flood victims


August 9th, 2010 - 6:54 pm ICT by ANI
By Tahir Nadeem KhanSrinagar, Aug 9 (ANI): Students in Jammu and Kashmir took out a candle light procession and prayed for the victims of flash floods that devastated the Leh region of ... Read more...

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IAF carries excavators to Leh for relief and rescue operation


August 8th, 2010 - 8:08 pm ICT by ANI
By Tahir Nadeem KhanTechnical Air Port (Jammu) August 8 (ANI): In its bid to speed up relief and rescue operations and clear debris and restore communication link to the ravaged town Leh, ... Read more...

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Incessant rains cause flash floods in Jammu


August 8th, 2010 - 6:23 pm ICT by ANI
By Tahir Nadeem KhanJammu Aug 8 (ANI): Incessant rains caused flash floods in Jammu on Sunday, both inundating residential areas and slums.According to official sources, about ten villages or 25,000 people ... Read more...

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