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J&K CM Mehbooba Mufti may free ‘misguided’ youth

J&K Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti (Photo: PTI)

Scores of Kashmiri youth languishing in jails for their involvement in unrests over the years will be free ahead of Id-ul-Fitr in the first week of July.

Terror still lurks in Pathankot, panel tells government

On January 2 this year, a heavily-armed group of terrorists had attacked Pathankot Air Force Station (Photo: PTI)

Terrorists are hiding in villages close to the Pathankot airbase in Punjab and may attack it again, the parliamentary standing committee (PSC) on home affairs said in Jammu Tuesday, sending alarming b

LeT man, thought dead, held in Jammu and Kashmir

The Jammu and Kashmir police on Monday evening took into custody a top commander of the Lashkar-e-Tayyaba (LeT), earlier thought dead in a March encounter with the security forces.

Indian army jawans, officers line up on frost to observe World Yoga Day along Siachen

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The Indian Army has incorporated Yoga Asanas into the daily routine of the soldiers in high altitude areas including Siachen. (Photo: Deccan Chronicle)

Separatists to hold talks with pandits

Mirwaiz Umar Farooq

Kashmir’s chief Muslim cleric and chairman of the Hurriyat Conference alliance, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, on Friday said that a select group of various separatist parties would soon be formed to initiate d

Jammu & Kashmir: Hostel warden thrashes 16 girls for not cleaning her room

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The girls sustained injuries in the assault and two of them suffered fractures in their arms.

Jawan, militant die in LoC encounter, search operations on

A militant and an Army jawan were killed and five soldiers including a Major were wounded in a gun battle in Macheal area close to the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kupwara district ove

Clashes over temple ‘desecration’

Protesters throw stones at policemen firing teargas shells in Srinagar. (Photo: AP)

Mobile Internet services were suspended in Jammu Wednesday amid tensions over the alleged desecration of a temple in Roop Nagar area of the state’s winter capital

CM wants Army footprint in J&K civilian areas cut


Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Mehbooba Mufti on Tuesday asked the Army to maintain greater vigil along the borders to prevent infiltration so that peace and tranquility in the hinterland is not thr

‘Boatman who died saving tourists is J&K’s real hero’


Jammu and Kashmir CM Mehbooba Mufti at the house of boatman Ghulam Muhammad Guroo to condole his death and express solidarity with his family. (Photo: Asian Age)

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