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Jammu doctor allegedly molests medical student

    Updated On : Jan 20,2017   1:54 pm
Jammu, Jan 20 (IANS) A doctor at the Government Medical College here has allegedly molested a student, triggering a noisy protest in the assembly on Friday. View More..

Temperatures remain below freezing point in J&K

    Updated On : Jan 20,2017   10:00 am
Srinagar, Jan 20 (IANS) Minimum temperatures throughout the Jammu and Kashmir remained below freezing point on Friday and a dry weather forecast for the next 24 hours. View More..

26/11 mastermind Lakhvi's nephew killed in Kashmir gunfight

    Updated On : Jan 19,2017   8:38 pm
Srinagar, Jan 19 (IANS) Pakistan-based Mumbai attack mastermind Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi's nephew Abu Musaib, one of the most wanted Lashkar-e-Toiba militants, was killed in a gunfight with security forces in a north Kashmir village on Thursday, police said. View More..

Lakhvi's nephew killed in Kashmir gunfight

    Updated On : Jan 19,2017   5:10 pm
Srinagar, Jan 19 (IANS) Security forces in Kashmir on Thursday gunned down Lashkar-e-Taiba commander Abu Musaib, a nephew of Mumbai 2008 attack mastermind Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi, police said. View More..

Kashmir assembly seeks return of migrant Pandits

    Updated On : Jan 19,2017   2:20 pm
Jammu, Jan 19 (IANS) The Jammu and Kashmir assembly on Thursday unanimously passed a resolution, seeking the return of hundreds and thousands of Kashmiri Hindus who migrated from the Valley at the beginning of a separatist war in the late 1980s. View More..

Bountiful and 'snowful', winter reclaims its glory in Kashmir

    Updated On : Jan 19,2017   11:58 am
Srinagar, Jan 19 (IANS) Heaps of snow, razor-sharp icicles, the cackle of low-flying geese and the warmth of families huddled together to ward off the cold -- all these are markers of a great winter in Kashmir. View More..

Cold wave continues in J&K

    Updated On : Jan 19,2017   10:48 am
Srinagar, Jan 19 (IANS) Intense cold wave conditions continued on Thursday in Jammu and Kashmir with night temperatures remaining below the freezing point. View More..

Militant killed in Kashmir gunfight

    Updated On : Jan 19,2017   9:52 am
Srinagar, Jan 19 (IANS) One militant was killed and a soldier was injured on Thursday during a gunfight in north Kashmir's Bandipora district, police said. View More..

J&K police rescues 80 people from avalanche-prone south Kashmir area

    Updated On : Jan 18,2017   10:10 pm
Srinagar, Jan 18 (IANS) The Jammu and Kashmir Police on Wednesday rescued 80 persons from an avalanche-prone area in Kulgam district of south Kashmir. View More..

Fresh snowfall disrupts life in Kashmir Valley

    Updated On : Jan 18,2017   10:44 am
Srinagar, Jan 18 (IANS) After nightlong intermittent snowfall, the Kashmir Valley on Wednesday remained cut off from the rest of the country as road, rail and air traffic got disrupted. View More..

Two Kashmiri footballers selected for Spanish club call on CM Mufti

    Updated On : Jan 17,2017   8:12 pm
Jammu, Jan 17 (IANS) Two young Kashmiri footballers Basit Ahmad and Mohammad Asrar, who are going to play for Spanish third-division club Sociedad Deportiva Lenense Proinastur, on Tuesday called on state Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti. View More..

Intruder apprehended in Nagrota army camp

    Updated On : Jan 17,2017   5:32 pm
Jammu, Jan 17 (IANS) A man was shot and apprehended after he entered the Nagrota army camp in Jammu and Kashmir's Jammu district, a defence spokesman said on Tuesday. View More..

NC walks out of Kashmir assembly

    Updated On : Jan 17,2017   12:58 pm
Jammu, Jan 17 (IANS) Denouncing Deputy Chief Minister Nirmal Singh for calling recent snowfall "a natural calamity", National Conference members on Tuesday walked out of the Jammu and Kashmir assembly. View More..

Severe cold shuts Kashmir University for 10 days

    Updated On : Jan 17,2017   10:30 am
Srinagar, Jan 17 (IANS) Intense cold and extremely slippery road conditions prompted the Kashmir University on Tuesday to postpone the day's scheduled exams and suspend classes for the next 10 days, an official said. View More..

Zaira Wasim deletes apology letter; Geeta supports move

    Updated On : Jan 16,2017   10:08 pm
Srinagar, Jan 16 (IANS) Kashmiri actress Zaira Wasim, who has been receiving accolades for her performance in "Dangal", has deleted her open letter in which she apologised for "unintentionally hurting" people after her meeting with Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti, from her social media accounts. View More..

'Dangal' actress Zaira posts, deletes apology for meeting Mehbooba Mufti (Roundup)

    Updated On : Jan 16,2017   8:44 pm
Srinagar/Mumbai, Jan 16 (IANS) Kashmiri actress Zaira Wasim of "Dangal" fame on Monday posted on social media an apology for meeting J&K CM Mehbooba Mufti -- an action for which she had been subjected to vicious trolling -- but later withdrew the apologia after receiving unstinted support from well-wishers including Bollywood celebrities and leading politicians. View More..

Zaira Wasim deletes apology letter

    Updated On : Jan 16,2017   7:32 pm
Srinagar, Jan 16 (IANS) Kashmiri actress Zaira Wasim, who has been receiving accolades for her performance in "Dangal", has deleted her open letter in which she apologised for "unintentionally hurting" people after her meeting with Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti, from her social media accounts. View More..

J&K MLC won't face FIR for calling Burhan Wani freedom fighter

    Updated On : Jan 16,2017   5:34 pm
Jammu, Jan 16 (IANS) The Jammu and Kashmir legislative council Chairman on Monday extended the protection of the house to the National Conference legislator who called Hizbul commander Burhan Wani a "freedom fighter" and said that a police complaint would not be allowed to be lodged against him. View More..

Dangal girl Zaira says sorry for meeting Mehbooba

    Updated On : Jan 16,2017   4:38 pm
Srinagar, Jan 16 (IANS) Dangal girl from Jammu and Kashmir Zaira Wasim, who gave a sparkling performance in the Aamir Khan-starrer record-breaking movie, took to social media on Monday to post an apology for meeting state Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti. View More..

Uproar in J&K assembly over compensation to 2016 unrest victims

    Updated On : Jan 16,2017   3:38 pm
Jammu, Jan 16 (IANS) The Jammu and Kashmir assembly on Monday witnessed uproarious scenes when opposition National Conference (NC) demanded clarification from the state government over the issue of compensation to the victims of 2016 valley unrest. View More..
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