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Army vehicle damaged in predawn IED blast in Shopian’s village

Army vehicle damaged in predawn IED blast in Shopian’s village

Locals allege forces’ highhandedness

Shopian: An improvised explosive device blast took place in Watchi area of Shopian at predawn hours of Friday in which an army vehicle suffered damage. An official said that a vehicle of 55 RR was targeted with IED that was planted along the road on Watchi-Darbagh road in Shopian district at around 3 am on […]

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Favoritism: Principal GMC Anantnag under scanner for ‘bending’ recruitment rules

Favoritism: Principal GMC Anantnag under scanner for ‘bending’ recruitment rules

Investigation taken up: Secy H&ME

Investigation taken up: Secy H&ME

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Dilapidated Pazalpora-Uranhall road gives tough time to commuters

Anantnag: Residents of Pazalpora, Uranhall and its adjacent areas in Anantnag district are up in arms as the authorities had allegedly failed to repair the dilapidated roads for as long as a decade. Locals said that authorities were playing “hide and seek with us as every time they assure us that the roads will be […]

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Govt exchequer bleeds as contractors default on mandatory royalty money in Kulgam

Kulgam: In clear violation of norms, most departments in south Kashmir’s Kulgam district are clearing the bills of contractors without getting royalty clearance certificate from concerned departments resulting into huge loss to government exchequer. It is pertinent to mention that SRO 105 of 2016 under rule 104-A of Jammu and Kashmir Minor Concession, Storage, Transportation […]

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Misery: Transition in south Kashmir- From militancy hotbed to drug abusers ‘paradise’

Misery: Transition in south Kashmir- From militancy hotbed to drug abusers ‘paradise’

Pulwama: The Sangam-Litter belt including Zainapora area in south Kashmir is turning out to be a hub of drug addiction as local as well as youth belonging to other parts are thronging the region due to easy access to drugs here. As per locals the youth can get every kind of drug here especially from […]

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Keller residents demand Degree College

Keller residents demand Degree College

Pulwama: Residents of Keller area in south Kashmir’s Shopian district protested on Monday to demand a Degree College in the area. Residents including youth of the area blocked Keller-Shopian road while raising slogans in favour a degree college. A local resident Manzoor Ahmad Sheikh said that a degree college was allotted to the area recently […]

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Setting standards: ‘Lifeless’ below waist, wheelchair bound Pulwama man runs his joinery unit

Setting standards: ‘Lifeless’ below waist, wheelchair bound Pulwama man runs his joinery unit

Pulwama: 34 year old Arshid Ahmad Wani is not just like other youth of his age. Wani is paralyzed down the waste but he has not let his handicap to come in his way as Arshid is not only working for himself but has managed to provide gainful employment to four others. Arshid Ahmad Wani, […]

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IUST student hailing from Pulwama joins JeM

IUST student hailing from Pulwama joins JeM

Pulwama: Another student of Islamic University of Science and Technology Awantipora (IUST) who was missing since June has reportedly joined the banned outfit Jaish e Mohammad as his gun wielding picture has gone viral on social media. The youth has been identified as Aaqib Ahmad Wani son of Ghulam Mohammed Wani resident of Braw Bandina […]

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Lack of space repelling students from this Pulwama school

Lack of space repelling students from this Pulwama school

Pulwama: A middle school in Murran village in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district having enrollment of over 130 students is facing a serious space crunch as the school is functioning from just four rooms. The students of middle school Murran are put through such an ordeal that two classes are being simultaneously taught within a single […]

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Centuries old Pampore temple damaged in 2014 floods awaits repair

Centuries old Pampore temple damaged in 2014 floods awaits repair

Pulwama: At a time when the governor administration in Jammu and Kashmir has imposed fresh restrictions on civilians in Kashmir for the “safety” of Amarnath Yatris during the ongoing annual Yatra, a historical temple in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district and a traditional halting point for the Amarnath pilgrims is in shambles for 5 years after […]

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