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Agriculture University employee goes missing

Srinagar: An employee of the Agriculture University has gone missing since the past four days, his family members said. They said that Muzafar Tahir Nazki an employee of agriculture University has gone missing from his residence Gulberg Colony Zakura since 20th April, 2019. According to family Muzafar Tahir has left his home on Saturday 20th […]

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Drug peddler arrested in Pulwama, contraband seized

Pulwama: Pulwama police on Wednesday claimed to have arrested a drug peddler from whose possession they said a huge quantity of contraband was recovered. The person identified as Amir Ahmad Bhat, son of Ghulam Mohammad resident of Batpora Naina Pulwama, was arrested for the drug supply offences by a police party from Police Station Litter. […]

 Press Trust of India

203 kg poppy straw, 115 gm heroin seized from arrested drug peddlers

Jammu: Nine suspected drug peddlers were arrested with a huge cache of narcotics and cash in Udhampur, Jammu and Samba districts, police said Wednesday. Two Punjab residents, Jagdev Singh of Ludhiana and Balkar Singh of Jalandhar, were arrested after the recovery of 203 kg poppy straw from their vehicle at Chenani on the Jammu-Srinagar national […]

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BGSBU’s School of Biosciences and Biotechnology celebrates Earth Day

Rajouri: School of Biosciences and Biotechnology of the Baba Ghulam Shah Badshah Universiy (BGSBU) on Wednesday celebrated Earth Day-2019. Faculty, Research Scholars and Students of Departments of Botany, Zoology, Biotechnology and Centre for Biodiversity Studies participated in the event. This years’ theme of Earth day celebrations world over is “Protect Our Species”. Different activities based […]

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Urdu newspaper readership on decline, says VC CUK

Ganderbal: Central University of Kashmir (CUK) Vice-Chancellor, Prof Mehraj ud Din Mir Wednesday said that there had been a “sharp decline” in the number of people reading Urdu newspapers in Kashmir valley. While the trend among people, particularly the youth was to read English newspapers, Prof Mir emphasised that “strenuous efforts should be made to […]

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SSDF demands sedition case against Mehbooba Mufti

SSDF demands sedition case against Mehbooba Mufti

Jammu: Activists of Shiv Sena Dogra Front (SSDF) Tuesday staged a protest here, demanding registration of a sedition case against former chief minister and PDP president Mehbooba Mufti for “speaking the language of Pakistan”. The protesters were angry over remarks made by Mehbooba on Monday in which she hit out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi […]

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Darbar Move advance parties stopped on Jammu-Srinagar highway: DMEF

Jammu: State President Darbar Move Employees Federation (DMEF), J&K State Tuesday appealed for making arraignments for hassle free movement of annual Darbar Move employees. The Federations State President Ovais Wani as per a statement issued here said that the employees send with advance party for annual Darbar Move operations are facing huge inconveniences while travelling […]

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NIA court sets Kashmiri student free in ‘Jalandhar terror attack’ case

Srinagar: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) court in Mohali discharged a Kashmiri student arrested in connection with the “Jalandhar terror attack”. Special NIA judge Nirbhow Singh Gill issued Danish Rehman Sofi’s release order on Monday, Times of India reported. Danish was arrested on October 19, 2018, a week after Punjab Police and special operations group […]

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Geelani concerned over deteriorating health of Yasin Malik

Geelani concerned over deteriorating health of Yasin Malik

‘Our prisoners making history with their courage, steadfastness’

Srinagar: Hurriyat Conference (G) chairman Syed Ali Geelani has expressed his serious concern over the deteriorating health condition of incarcerated Muhammad Yasin Malik and warned if any untoward happens to JKLF chairman, New Delhi shall have to face the consequences. He also condemned the continued grilling of his elder son Dr. Nayeem Geelani by NIA […]

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Geelani’s son faces questions from NIA officials

New Delhi: Nayeem Geelani, the son of pro-Pakistan separatist leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani, appeared before the National Investigation Agency for questioning in connection with a case related to funding of terror groups and separatist organisations in Jammu and Kashmir, officials said here. Nayeem Geelani, who had been evading questioning by the NIA for long, […]