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UJC urges J&K people to unite to thwart New Delhi’s attempts

UJC urges J&K people to unite to thwart New Delhi’s attempts

United Jihad Council (UJC) chairman and Hizb-ul-Mujahideen chief Syed Salah-ud-Din Sunday urged the people of Jammu and Kashmir to raise above party affiliations, ideologies and regions to thwart the attempts of New Delhi to change the ground realities in the state. In an emailed statement to KNS, UJC spokesperson Syed Sadaqat Hussain quoting Salah-ud-Din’s address […]

15 Grenades Recovered From Tailoring Shop After Blast Which Killed Man In Keran

15 Grenades Recovered From Tailoring Shop After Blast Which Killed Man In Keran

Srinagar, Aug 4: The owner of the tailoring shop in which one person died earlier on Sunday has been arrested as 15 hand grenades have been recovered from his shop in Ferkiyan area of Keran near Line of Control (LoC) in north Kashmir’s Kupwara district. Official sources told GNS that a joint team of police […]

Anti-Corruption Bureau issues notice to Mehbooba over JK Bank appointments

Anti-Corruption Bureau issues notice to Mehbooba over JK Bank appointments

Srinagar: The Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) of Jammu and Kashmir has issued a notice to former chief minister Mehbooba Mufti asking her whether she had verbally or otherwise endorsed the recommendations made by some ministers in the PDP-BJP government for appointments in JK Bank. “During the course of investigations of case FIR No. 10/2019 police station ACBK […]

Pakistan Army denies Indian claim of cross-LoC incursion

Pakistan Army denies Indian claim of cross-LoC incursion

Islamabad: The Pakistan Army has denied the Indian claim about action by Pakistani army regulars and militants across the Line of Control and that their bodies were lying on the Indian side. The Indian Army Saturday said that it has foiled an attack by Pakistan’s Border Action Team (BAT) on a forward post along the Line […]

Time to end long night of suffering for Kashmiris: Imran Khan

Time to end long night of suffering for Kashmiris: Imran Khan

Srinagar, Aug 04: After the reports of India and Pakistan locking horns on Line of Control, Prime Minister of Pakistan, Imran Khan, said, “It is time to end the long night of suffering for the people of Occupied Kashmir,” and added that the people of Kashmir must be allowed to exercise their right to self […]

Amit Shah Chairs Security Meet With NSA, Home Secretary

Amit Shah Chairs Security Meet With NSA, Home Secretary

New Delhi: Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Sunday presided over a high-level security meeting amid escalating tensions in Jammu and Kashmir where a major security build up has sparked fears and tensions. The meeting was attended by National Security Advisor Ajit Doval, Home Secretary Rajiv Gauba, Intelligence Bureau (IB) chief Arvind Kumar, Research and […]

Bandipora Shuts to mourn militant killing

Bandipora Shuts to mourn militant killing

All shops, business establishments closed Bandipora: A complete shutdown is being observed in Bandipora town of North Kashmir to mourn the killing of local militant, who was killed in an encounter with security forces in Malpora area of Sopore. Reports reaching KNO said that all shops and other commercial establishments are closed while public transport […]

Amit Shah to introduce J&K Reservation Bill in Rajya Sabha tomorrow

Amit Shah to introduce J&K Reservation Bill in Rajya Sabha tomorrow

Srinagar: Amid speculations over the security situation in Jammu and Kashmir, Home Minister of India Amit Shah will introduce the Jammu and Kashmir Reservation (Second Amendment) Bill, 2019 tomorrow in Rajya Sabha, news agency ANI has reported. The bill aims to implement 10% Economically Weaker Section quota in Jammu and Kashmir. Shah is currently meeting Home […]

Mehbooba convenes all party meeting at her residence

Mehbooba convenes all party meeting at her residence

Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister and Peoples Democratic Party president Mehbooba Mufti on Sunday said that the party had made an effort to apprise the people of the country about the consequences of toying with Article 35A and 370. “We made an appeal too but no assurance has been given yet from Center. They […]

Geelani does not use Twitter, He is not on social Media Says Hurriyat

Geelani does not use Twitter, He is not on social Media Says Hurriyat

SRINAGAR: The Hurriyat Conference has categorically refuted the statements, attributed to its Chairman, being flashed on social media. The APHC in a statement in Srinagar on Sunday said, Hurriyat Conference once again wants to make it loud and clear that no social media account on Twitter or Facebook, is being officially operated in the name of […]

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Article 35A to go, forces deployed to control law and order situation: Report

SRINAGAR: Government of India has decided to abrogate Article 35A of constitution of India that defines the permanent residents of state of Jammu and Kashmir, the additional forces are being moved in to state to control any untoward development. According to a National Herald report the National Security Advisor Ajit Doval, during his recent visit to […]