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Kashmir’s welfare scheme for nomadic Gujjars


July 23rd, 2012 - 6:18 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, July 23 (IANS) The Jammu and Kashmir has formulated a welfare scheme for the nomadic Gujjar community.Social Welfare Minister Sakina Itoo told IANS: "The scheme will take care of ... Read more...

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Widows and orphans will be rehabiliated: Kashmir’s woman minister (Interview)


January 22nd, 2012 - 1:10 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Jan 22 (IANS) Officially the figures are 9,000 widows and 25,000 orphans, but activists claim the figures are much higher. Women and children have been among the worst hit ... Read more...

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Kashmir reaches out to children of slain militants


May 11th, 2010 - 11:58 am ICT by IANS
By Binoo Joshi Jammu, May 11 (IANS) As a Jammu and Kashmir minister says, children are children, be they of militants or of terror victims. That is why the state is reaching out ... Read more...

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India-Pakistan peace will pick up momentum: Farooq Abdullah


January 13th, 2009 - 3:01 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Jan 13 (IANS) The peace process between India and Pakistan would soon be back on the rails, the new president of Jammu and Kashmir's ruling National Conference (NC) Farooq Abdullah said ... Read more...

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Polling picks up in Jammu, clashes in Kashmir (Second Lead)


December 17th, 2008 - 4:50 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar/Jammu, Dec 17 (IANS) As the cloudy and bitterly cold weather improved by noon, more people queued up to vote in the sixth phase of the assembly polls in Jammu and Kashmir ... Read more...

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Polling for sixth phase in Kashmir begins


December 17th, 2008 - 11:32 am ICT by ANI
Srinagar, Dec 17 (ANI): Polling for the sixth phase of assembly elections in Jammu and Kashmir began this morning. Voting is being held in sixteen constituencies spread over five districts of ... Read more...

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Sixth phase of polling begins on dull note in Kashmir


December 17th, 2008 - 10:31 am ICT by IANS
Anantnag (Jammu and Kashmir), Dec 17 (IANS) Rain and winter chill led to a low-key start of polling Wednesday in 10 constituencies of south Kashmir's Anantnag and Kulgam districts for the sixth ... Read more...

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Two former CMs, several ex-ministers in fray for sixth phase of polls


December 16th, 2008 - 8:37 pm ICT by ANI
By Tahir Nadeem Khan Jammu, Dec.16 (ANI): The sixth phase of elections, for which polling is being held tomorrow, has two former chief ministers of the state in fray, besides a ... Read more...

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