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JK reports 84 new positive cases

JK reports 84 new positive cases

JAMMU: The Government on Sunday informed that 84 new positive cases of novel Corona virus (COVID-19), 16 from Jammu division and 68 from Kashmir division, have been reported today, thus taking the total number of positive cases in Jammu and Kashmir to 125867. Moreover, 63 more COVID-19 patients have recovered and discharged from various hospitals […]

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Universities, Colleges re-open in Kashmir

Srinagar: After a gap of over 10 months, Universities and Colleges re-opened in Kashmir Valley on Monday. Officials said that Universities and Colleges have been re-opened for offline classes after a gap of more than 10 months. Students were seen attending Colleges and Universities. These educational institutions were shut down on March 11 after the […]

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Gamblers, Drug Peddler arrested in Ganderbal

GANDERBAL: Police on Thursday arrested a drug peddler with 10Kg of contraband substance in Central Kashmir’s Ganderbal district. A Police Official said that on a specific information officials from police station Gund seized contraband substance comprising 10kg of Ganja, Chars powder 210 gram and charas sticks wrapped in corn husk -058 gram in Hariganiwan area […]

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Houses damaged due to snowfall: DLSC sanctions relief

SRINAGAR: The District Level Screening Committee cum inter-departmental committee(s) constituted by the District Administration, Srinagar approved an assistance of Rs 38.20 Lakh in cases of houses damaged due to recent heavy snowfall; assistance to affected families, reconstruction aid and also restoration and upgradation of power distribution stations as well as school buildings. Deputy Commissioner, Srinagar, […]

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Dowry calls need to end

Asiya Wani ‘Any young man, who makes dowry a condition to marriage, discredits his education and his country and dishonours womanhood.’——Mahatma Gandhi India is one of the most religiously and ethnically diverse nations in the world, with some of the most deeply religious societies and cultures. There are many beliefs and rituals that people are […]

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KU postpones UG, LLM, LLB exams scheduled on Jan 8, 9

Srinagar: Kashmir University’s Controller of Examinations Prof Irshad A Nawchoo said on Thursday that Undergraduate 2nd year examination scheduled on 8th January 2021 (Friday) and UG 6th Semester examination scheduled on 9th January 2021 (Saturday) are postponed in view of heavy snowfall. Fresh dates for the deferred UG examinations will be notified later on, he […]

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Restore essential supplies, clear snow from roads in Kangan: Mian Altaf

GANDERBAL: Senior National Conference leader and former minister Mian Altaf Ahmed has urged the administration to take measures on priority to redress the grievances of the people after the recent snowfall in Kangan constituency. In a statement issued here, Altaf said that there is shortage of essential commodities in Kangan area besides people are facing […]

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Three gamblers arrested with stake money in Ganderbal

GANDERBAL: Police in Ganderbal Monday raided a gambling site at check Yangoora under the jurisdiction of police station Lar and apprehended three gamblers besides seizing stake money. A police official said that SHO, Police Station Lar, Salfie Arshid under the supervision of Dysp Hqrs. Dr. Abdul Majid Magray, raided a gambling site at check Yangoora […]

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Sgr-Leh highway closed for winter

Sgr-Leh highway closed for winter

GANDERBAL: The 434-km-long strategic Srinagar-Leh highway, connecting the Ladakh region with the Kashmir valley, has been officially closed for winter months to avoid any accidents following fresh snowfall and slippery road conditions due to freezing temperatures. Officials said the road has become very slippery particularly at Zojila, Meenamarg, Zero-Point, India Gate and other places, where […]

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Over half a dozen shops gutted in Handwara Village

Aatif Qayoom Handwara: At least six shops were gutted in fire mishap at Wajhama village of Qaziabad in north Kashmir’s Kupwara district on Thursday morning. According to locals, fire engulfed in the shop of Mohammed Sultan Thoker and spread to nearby shops resulting in damage to around half a dozen shops. They said that the […]

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