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A property dispute in Srinagar made allegedly murkier by a lawmaker from National Conference was finally resolved through intervention of the grand separatist leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani, said a prominent Kashmiri Pandit leader. Sanjay Saraf, who is also associated with Lok Jan Shakti Party of Ram Vilas Paswan,...
Displaced from the parts of Jammu and Kashmir that is continuously under control of Pakistan since 1947, a group of residents has asked for opening of the Line of Control to be able to access the religious shrines -the temples and gurudwaras -in various parts of Pakistan occupied Kashmir....
A video of some school children walking through an unidentified snowbound area and singing in chorus, a patriotic song for India, is taking rounds on the internet. The video appears to be latest and is reported to be from a village in Kupwara, close to the Line of Control...
Khawaja Farooq  Renzushah chairman Kashmir Society International  interacted with Mr. Dineshwar Sharma for one hour and eleven minutes. In this interaction different aspects of Kashmir and it's civilization which has proud status of being 5000 years old were deliberated and discussed. He said that the political contradictions and role...
Amidst continuous snowfall, Army and other security forces launched a cordon and search operation in Onagam village of Bandipore. The searches were bases on a specific intelligence inputs about presence of militants in the areas. Heavy deployment of counter-insurgency special Rashtriya Rifles of Army and Special Operations Group of...
The good news from Kashmir is that hitherto inaccessible Gurez could soon be reachable in winters too. The road to Gurez, the most beautiful valley in north of Kashmir, is set to be an all weather access as the district administration is planning to procedure tough engine 4x4 vehicles with...
Srinagar: The Jammu and Kashmir Board of Secondary Education (JKBOSE) opened the re-evaluation process for the class 12 exams. The board had declared the class 12 exams results for Jammu region on January 3. The candidates who had appeared in the class 12 examination can now apply for re-evaluation on...
The PDP chief said it was her firm stand on agenda of alliance that eventually made BJP to “runaway” from the government. “If I had signed on dotted line like in the case of Afzal Guru, the PDP government wouldn’t have been toppled by the BJP,” she said. Mehbooba said that...
Many NC workers join BJP in Jammu West   Jammu: Reaching out to masses at booth level, Former State President BJP and Former Minister Sat Sharma (CA) visited Gole Gujral area of Ward 32(Jammu West) where a public interaction camp was organized by the inhabitants of the area. Sharma was also...
Jammu: Natrang’s much awaited Winter Theatre Workshop for Children-2019 was inaugurated here today at Natrang studio Theatre with the lighting of traditional lamp by Natrang Director, Balwant Thakur. In his inaugural address, Natrang Director, Padamshree Balwant Thakur said that this unique camp would provide opportunity to children to enable them...