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Now jail inmates in JK can make a phone call

Now jail inmates in JK can make a phone call

Amphalla jail becomes first jail to have inmate calling system

Jammu: Kerala native Jatan, lodged in a jail in Jammu, heard the voice of his wife and minor daughter for the first time in nearly four years — thanks to the authorities introducing a first-of-its-kind prison inmate calling system, which allows prisoners to make long-distance calls. He is facing charges under the Narcotic Drugs and […]

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Imran to visit China next week, will revive stalled CPEC projects

Imran to visit China next week, will revive stalled CPEC projects

Islamabad: Prime Minister Imran Khan will visit China on October 7-8 to meet the country’s top leadership and revive the stalled USD 60 billion China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) projects, according to a media report. Multi-billion dollar CPEC was launched in 2015 and several projects under the first phase are close to completion. But the progress […]

 KV Online

Forces prepare SOP to counter nuclear war

Forces prepare SOP to counter nuclear war

Guwahati: Following a possibility of a full fledged war between India and Pakistan and resorting to the use of nuclear weapons the Indian Army, Navy and Air Force are on a mission mode to counter any such evenltuality. A highly-placed source revealed that Indian Army, Navy and Air Force are preparing a plan to counter […]

 Press Trust of India

144 juveniles faced detention in JK after Article 370 abrogation: Report

144 juveniles faced detention in JK after Article 370 abrogation: Report

New Delhi: The Juvenile Justice Committee of the Jammu and Kashmir High Court has told the Supreme Court that 144 juveniles were detained in the state after the Centre abrogated provisions of Article 370, but 142 minors were later released. The committee, in its report filed in the apex court, said the remaining two were […]

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Post abrogation of Art 370 militants may up their ante against India: US

Post abrogation of Art 370 militants may up their ante against India: US

Washington: The United States has voiced fears of many countries that following abrogation of Jammu and Kashmir special status, Pakistani militants might launch terror strikes in India unless Pakistan “keep a lid on militant groups”. “I think many have concerns that Pakistan keep a lid on militant groups that might conduct cross-border activities as a […]

 Press Trust of India

PM Modi holds series of bilateral meetings on sidelines of UNGA

PM Modi holds series of bilateral meetings on sidelines of UNGA

Kashmir did figure in some meseting: Indian Envoy

New York: Prime Minister Narendra Modi held a series of bilateral meetings with several world leaders on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly session here, including with German Chancellor Angela Merkel, Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte and Emir of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad. Modi, who arrived here to attend the high-level UN General […]

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Indian diplomat refuses to comment on mediation offer

Indian diplomat refuses to comment on mediation offer

New York: Asking journalists to “wait” for the meeting between Narendra Modi and Donald Trump, a senior Indian diplomat refused to comment on the US president renewing his offer to mediate between India and Pakistan on Kashmir and his description of the prime minister’s statement in Houston as “very aggressive”. Describing himself as “an extremely […]

 Press Trust of India

Ready to mediate on Kashmir if India, Pakistan agree: Trump

Ready to mediate on Kashmir if India, Pakistan agree: Trump

New York: US President Donald Trump said that he was ready to mediate between Pakistan and India on the Kashmir issue if both sides agree as he described himself as “an extremely good arbitrator”. India maintains that the Kashmir issue is a bilateral one and no third party has any role in it. Trump made […]

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Pak using drones to supply arms to militants: Punjab CM

Pak using drones to supply arms to militants: Punjab CM

Urges Amit Shah to handle the ‘problem’

Chandigarh: Two days after a Punjab Police probe revealed use of drones to deliver weapons from across the border, Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Tuesday said this has added a “new and serious dimension on Pakistan’s sinister designs” after abrogation of special status to Jammu and Kashmir. He urged Union Home Minister Amit Shah to […]

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PM’s will power made scrapping of Art 370 possible: Nadda

PM’s will power made scrapping of Art 370 possible: Nadda

Pune: BJP working president J P Nadda told a gathering of eminent people here that abrogation of the special status of Jammu and Kashmir under Article 370 could happen because of “will power” of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and “strategy” of Union Home Minister Amit Shah. He said the move will restore peace in the […]

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