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Six terrorists killed on Kashmir border


May 12th, 2012 - 2:41 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, May 12 (IANS) The death toll in Thursday's gunfight on Jammu and Kashmir's border has risen to six, and Indian troops are searching the area for more bodies, an ... Read more...

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Kashmir avalanche: BSF officer’s body recovered, six missing (Lead)


January 24th, 2012 - 2:48 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Jan 24 (IANS) The body of a Border Security Force (BSF) officer buried under an avalanche in north Kashmir was recovered Tuesday. Five army men and another ... Read more...

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NHPC never had ownership rights over power projects: Kashmir


January 10th, 2012 - 9:57 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Jan 10 (IANS) Kicking off another controversy, a Jammu and Kashmir minister Tuesday asserted that NHPC was never given the ownership rights to the power projects in the state.Speaking ... Read more...

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Avalanche warning issued in Kashmir


January 7th, 2012 - 3:10 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Jan 7 (IANS) An avalanche warning has been issued in the higher reaches of Jammu and Kashmir and people have been told not to leave their homes, an official ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Kashmir reviews terms of NHPC-run power projects


January 3rd, 2012 - 11:04 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Jan 3 (IANS) A day after a youth was killed in firing allegedly by paramilitary forces outside a National Hydro-Electric Projects Corporation project, the Jammu and Kashmir government began ... Read more...

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Netherlands to reopen embassy in Libya


September 17th, 2011 - 5:08 am ICT by IANS
The Hague, Sep 17 (IANS) The Netherlands will reopen its embassy in the Libyan capital Tripoli as soon as possible, the Dutch minister for foreign affairs has said.Uri Rosenthal announced ... 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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First letter of our name can influence our life choices


March 17th, 2011 - 12:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 17 (ANI): Wonder what's in the name? Well, a lot, say scientists as they have hinted that our name can dictate our life choices.Psychologists have posited that the letters-particularly the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Vaccine to prevent gastritis, ulcer disease, gastric cancer on the anvil


February 3rd, 2011 - 4:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 3 (ANI): Researchers at Rhode Island Hospital in collaboration with the University of Rhode Island (URI) and EpiVax. Inc. have identified a potential vaccine that could treat gastritis, ulcer disease ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Hurriyat strike disrupts normal life in Kashmir


November 3rd, 2010 - 5:21 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, Nov 3 (ANI): A strike called by the hardline faction of the Hurriyat Conference on Wednesday disrupted normal life here and in other major towns of Kashmir Valley.Public transport remained off ... Read more...

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Curfew continues in Srinagar; situation remains normal in Valley


September 19th, 2010 - 9:39 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, Sep.19 (ANI): Curfew continued in the Srinagar city on Sunday mornning even as situation remained normal in the valley and the Highway was open from Srinagar - Jammu and Srinagar - ... Read more...

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Nine infiltrators killed, gunfight still on


August 30th, 2010 - 11:21 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Aug 30 (IANS) Nine guerrillas have so far been killed in an ongoing gunfight between a band of infiltrators and army troops in north Kashmir's Uri sector, defence sources said Monday. ... Read more...

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Infiltration bid foiled, six guerrillas killed


August 30th, 2010 - 1:15 am ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Aug 29 (IANS) The army Sunday foiled a major infiltration bid by separatist guerrillas in north Kashmir's Uri sector, killing six of the intruders, defence sources said here. The gunfight was ... Read more...

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Five stone pelters injured as police fire rubber pallets in Kashmir


August 19th, 2010 - 9:16 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, Aug.19 (ANI): Five persons were injured when police tried to disperse a stone-pelting mob here with tear gas shells and fired rubber pallets on Thursday afternoon in Seloo Sopore town of ... Read more...

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Omar for dialogue with all sections in Kashmir


July 5th, 2010 - 9:34 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, July 5 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah Monday asked the central government to start a dialogue with "different shades of opinion" in the state for which he is ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Pakistan Water Commissioner denies allegations of India stealing Pak’s water


June 2nd, 2010 - 12:13 am ICT by ANI
New Delhi, June 1 (ANI): Pakistan's Commissioner of Indus Waters Sayed Jamait Ali Shah, presently visiting India for Indus water commissioner level talks, on Tuesday denied any accusation levelled against India of ... Read more...

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Landslides in Kashmir village, 100 rescued


May 26th, 2010 - 12:42 am ICT by IANS
Srinagar, May 25 (IANS) Landslides hit a village near the border town of Uri in north Kashmir's Baramulla district Tuesday evening, damaging several houses. Over 100 people were rescued by the swift ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Lisa Kudrow Digs Out Her Family Past In “Who Do You Think You Are”


March 20th, 2010 - 7:43 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Los Angeles, Mar 20, (THAINDIAN NEWS) "Who Do You Think You Are," that happens to be a celebrity genealogy program will be featuring actress Lisa Kudrow in its upcoming episode. ... Read more...

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Former United Rentals, Inc. President and CFO sentenced for falsifying company books


March 12th, 2010 - 1:58 am ICT by BNO News
HARTFORD, CONNECTICUT (BNO NEWS) – Former United Rentals, Inc. (URI) President and Chief Financial Officer was sentenced for falsifying company books in Connecticut, prosecutors said Thursday.John N. Mile, 50, of Westport, Connecticut, ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Snowfall in Gulmarg; rain, snow expected in Kashmir


January 28th, 2010 - 2:45 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Jan 28 (IANS) North Kashmir's Gulmarg tourist resort received snowfall Thursday morning, even as the weatherman predicted rain and snow in many parts of the Kashmir Valley. "The minimum temperature in Srinagar ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Five guerrillas killed in Jammu and Kashmir


November 14th, 2009 - 9:40 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Nov 14 (IANS) Five separatist guerrillas were killed when the Indian Army foiled their attempt to sneak into Jammu and Kashmir, a military spokesman said. Lt. Col. J.S. Brar of the army's ... Read more...

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Abdullah promises special energy plan for Jammu and Kashmir


June 12th, 2009 - 11:19 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, June 12 (IANS) Minister for New and Renewable Energy Farooq Abdullah Friday said his ministry would draw up a special plan for meeting Jammu and Kashmir's energy needs. "The main focus ... Read more...

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10-year-old boy killed in Kashmir explosion


May 2nd, 2009 - 9:32 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, May 2 (IANS) A 10-year-old boy was killed and his two sisters wounded when a bomb, probably left behind by militants, exploded accidentally in a meadow in north Kashmir Saturday, police ... Read more...

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Farooq Abdullah elected to Rajya Sabha


February 13th, 2009 - 8:52 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Feb 13 (IANS) National Conference president and former chief minister Farooq Abdullah and his party colleague Mohammad Shafi Uri were Friday elected to the Rajya Sabha. Abdullah polled 27 votes ... Read more...

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Journalist’s unattended car causes scare near home ministry


January 15th, 2009 - 11:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 15 (IANS) A scare was caused in the high-security North Block area here Thursday when a journalist wrongly parked his car, bearing a "For Sale" sticker, in a no ... Read more...

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Three buried in Kashmir avalanche, one rescued


January 12th, 2009 - 4:54 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Jan 12 (IANS) Three villagers were buried in a snow avalanche in north Kashmir Monday, the police said.According to the police, the avalanche struck Chotali village near the border town of ... Read more...

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Ex-Miss World set to make documentary of her own rape


December 22nd, 2008 - 5:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 22 (ANI): Former Miss World Linor Abargil is all set to make a documentary of her own rape, which will show how she survived it to get the rapist ... Read more...

Posted in World |

25 dead in J-K bridge collapse


November 16th, 2008 - 9:38 pm ICT by ANI
Jammu, Nov 16 (ANI): At least 25 people died and several others injured at Uri in Jammu and Kashmir on Sunday when a bridge across river Jhelum collapsed at Bandi about ... Read more...

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President arrives in Jammu to inaugurate university campus


May 26th, 2008 - 2:54 pm ICT by admin
Jammu, May 26 (IANS) President Pratibha Patil arrived here Monday on the final leg of her five day visit to Jammu and Kashmir. She is expected to inaugurate a new campus of ... Read more...

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Srinagar-Muzaffarabad road spruced up for Indo-Pak trade


May 19th, 2008 - 3:54 pm ICT by admin
Srinagar, May 19 (ANI): The Border Roads Organization (BRO) is sprucing up the border stretch of the Srinagar-Muzaffarabad road on the Indian side in anticipation of commodities trade beginning between the ... Read more...

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India ready for trade across LoC


May 13th, 2008 - 12:36 am ICT by admin
Srinagar, May 12 (IANS) India has made all arrangements for trade across the Line of Control (LoC) and a green signal from Pakistan is awaited, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Ghulam Nabi ... Read more...

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New power project coming up in Kashmir


March 20th, 2008 - 4:07 pm ICT by admin
Jammu, March 20 (IANS) The Jammu and Kashmir government is to construct a new hydropower project on river Chenab in the energy starved state, which has a potential of generating 20,000 MW ... Read more...

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Microsoft Patches Critical Windows Flaw


November 16th, 2007 - 9:11 pm ICT by admin
Microsoft released two security updates on Tuesday to patch two vulnerabilities, one rated "critical" and the other "important." The small number of November updates contrasts with the series of Patch Tuesday summer ... Read more...

Posted in Technology Industry News |

Kashmir separatist group holds special prayers for 2005 earthquake victims


November 14th, 2007 - 1:51 am ICT by admin
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