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Security forces burst teargas shells to disperse students in Kashmir

Srinagar | Monday, Jan 22 2018 IST

Security forces on Monday burst teargas shells to disperse protesting under-graduate girl students, who blocked M A road in the summer capital, Srinagar, against alleged result discrepancies. Dozens o

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Policeman injured in militant grenade attack in Kashmir

Baramulla | Monday, Jan 22 2018 IST

A constable of Jammu and Kashmir police was injured when militants hurled a hand grenade towards police station in this north Kashmir town Monday evening, official sources said. They said militants hu

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1,555 police constables promoted in Kashmir

Srinagar | Monday, Jan 22 2018 IST

As many as 1,555 police constables were promoted to the next level in Kashmir valley, a police spokesperson said here on Monday. He said the Departmental Promotion Committee, under the chairmanship o

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'Militaristic approach' won't solve Kashmir problems: Chidambaram

New Delhi |Monday, 2018 8:15:06 PM IST

Senior Congress leader P. Chidambaram on Monday said the government's "muscular militaristic approach" won't help in solving problems in Kashmir and advocated restraint in dealing with the situation t

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People enjoy sunny day in Kashmir, wet weather predicted on Tuesday

Srinagar | Monday, Jan 22 2018 IST

People continued to enjoy summer-like weather due to sunshine though the night temperature remained several degrees below freezing point owing to dry conditions in Kashmir valley, where light rain or

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SF launch search operation in a south Kashmir village after firing shots

Srinagar | Monday, Jan 22 2018 IST

Security forces launched a search operation in a south Kashmir Pulwama village after some firing shots were heard Monday afternoon, official sources said. They said on a tip off about the presence of

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Kashmir hospitals lack vital equipment, patients suffer: DAK

Srinagar | Monday, Jan 22 2018 IST

Alleging that the government-run hospitals in Kashmir valley lack vital equipment like Fibroscan, DEXA scan and endoscopic ultrasound, The Doctors Association of Kashmir (DAK) on Monday said patients

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Civilian injured in grenade attack in south Kashmir

Srinagar | Monday, Jan 22 2018 IST

A civilian was injured in a grenade attack by militants near a bus stand in south Kashmir district of Pulwama this evening, official sources said here. They said militants lobbed a grenade at security

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Social media helps police trace missing woman in Kashmir

Srinagar | Monday, Jan 22 2018 IST

Jammu and Kashmir Police traced a woman, who went missing on January 1 from central Kashmir district of Ganderbal, from Tangmarg in Baramulla with the help of social media. A police spokesperson said

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Chill continued in Kashmir; Kargil freezes at minus 20 degree

Srinagar | Sunday, Jan 21 2018 IST

Despite some improvement, chilly weather conditions continued as night temperature remained below freezing point in Kashmir valley though maximum temperature remained above normal due to sunshine. Mea

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'Transgenders have been marginalised in Kashmir'

Srinagar |Sunday, 2018 11:45:04 AM IST

A recent book looks at the suffering of Kashmir's transgender community by studying the lives of 24 "hijras", with the author contending that very few people are interested in knowing about them, resu

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4-yr-old girl killed in road accident in Kashmir

Srinagar | Sunday, Jan 21 2018 IST

A four-year-old girl was killed in a road accident in south Kashmir district of Pulwama, official sources said here on Sunday evening. They said a speeding tractor hit and critically injured a minor g

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