SRINAGAR: With the Hurriyat calling for protests today against ‘braid-chopping’, an angry mob assaulted and later tried to set ablaze a middle-aged male, described by police as “mentally unsound”, in north .. Read More

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PROTESTS AFTER AMBULANCE DRIVER WAS ALLEGEDLY ASSAULTED BY ARMY IN KASHMIR

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SRINAGAR: An ambulance driver in north Kashmir, who was on the way to hospital after ferrying a pellet victim with eye injuries to a Srinagar hospital, was allegedly assaulted by the Army today morning.

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KASHMIR ERUPTS IN PROTESTS, DEMANDS ARREST OF BRAID-CHOPPERS

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SRINAGAR: Fresh clashes erupted today including in capital Srinagar with police using teargas and lathi-charge to disperse angry people protesting against a spate of braid-chopping incidents in parts of Kashmir.

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BJP FUMES AS SAJAD LONE'S MINISTRY FEATURES SEPARATIST ANDRABI AS WOMAN ACHIEVER

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SRINAGAR: The Jammu and Kashmir government today suspended a senior officer of the social welfare ministry headed by the BJP’s ally in the state, Sajad Gani Lone, after a banner promoting the Centre’s flagship program ... Read More

BRAID 'GHOSTS' SHUT DOWN KASHMIR

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SRINAGAR: Following the separatists’ call, a complete shutdown is being observed today against the spate of braid chopping incidents that have vitiated the fragile atmosphere in Kashmir Valley.

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BRAID CHOPPING HYSTERIA ENGULFS VALLEY: 70 YEAR OLD MAN KILLED

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SRINAGAR: A 70-year-old man was killed after being mistaken for a braid chopper in south Kashmir’s Anantnag last night, reportedly by one of his relative, even as fresh incidents of braid chopping today are adding to the hys... Read More

BSF JAWAN SHOT DEAD AND FAMILY FIRED ON IN BANDIPORA

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SRINAGAR: Unidentified gunmen shot dead a BSF jawan while his family was fired upon indiscriminately when they resisted attempts to abduct him in North Kashmir's Bandipora district last night.

Ramzan Parray, a c... Read More

STUDENTS MARCH IN PROTEST AGAINST NIA SUMMONS TO KASHMIR UNIVERSITY SCHOLAR

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SRINAGAR: Amid pro-freedom and anti-India slogans, hundreds of students today marched on the campus and later staged a protest demonstration against the summoning of a University of Kashmir scholar by the National Investigations A... Read More

MUSIC TO DOUSE DISTRESS? JK GOVT PREPARES FOR ADNAN SAMI CONCERT

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SRINAGAR: To repair the image of conflict-wracked Kashmir Valley on the tourism map, the Jammu and Kashmir government is organising a musical concert by Adnan Sami on the banks of Dal Lake in capital Srinagar next month.
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CM MUFTI MOVES INTO OUTREACH MODE, HOLDS PUBLIC DURBAR IN PULWAMA

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SRINAGAR: Coinciding with the Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh’s call for dialogue, Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti has embarked on a massive public outreach program, more than a year after Kashmir Valley slipped into chaos f... Read More

NEW FISSURES CRACK COMMUNAL AMITY IN LADAKH, 3 INCIDENTS IN ONE WEEK

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SRINAGAR: Communal tensions are on a rise following an inter-faith marriage that has driven a wedge between the Buddhists and the Muslims living in the arid Ladakh region of Jammu and Kashmir.

At least three inciden... Read More

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