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J&K: PDP sarpanch killed by suspected militants


In first political killing during the Lok Sabha elections, suspected militants late on Thursday night shot dead a village head belonging to Opposition PDP in Awantipore town, about 35-km south from he

Geelani: Modi sent emissaries

Separatist leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani has claimed that BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi had recently sent him two emissaries to plead for holding direct or indirect talks with him on Ka

Few takers for poll boycott call in Udhampur

There do not seem to be many takers of Kashmiri separatists’ poll boycott call in the Udhampur constituency, from where Union health minister and senior Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad is seeking ele

2 LeT men killed after 24-hr siege in Srinagar

Two alleged Lashkar-e-Tayyaba militants were killed in a gunbattle with security forces at Ahmed Nagar, a residential area on the periphery of Srinagar, J&K, on Monday, ending a nearly 24-hour standof

2 ‘LeT rebels’ killed in gunbattle

Two alleged Lashkar-e-Tayyaba militants were killed in a gunbattle with security forces at Ahmed Nagar, a residential area on the peripheries of Jammu and Kashmir’s summer capital Srinagar, on Monday,

NC leader house attacked, 4 die

Two policemen were killed on Sunday after suspected Kashmiri militants attacked the house of a ruling National Conference leader at Bapora in Khrew, a township about 25 km south of Jammu and Kashmir’s

Politics wreaks havoc on Dal Lake

Vote-bank politics is virtually playing havoc with Kashmir’s water bodies, particularly Srinagar’s once pristine glory Dal Lake.

3 securitymen die in firefight

Three security personnel and two militants were killed and seven others, including a woman resident, injured in a fierce 20-hour firefight in Chowkibal area of Jammu and Kashmir’s frontier district of

J&K parties attack BJP on Article 370

Kashmir’s mainstream political parties, including the ruling National Conference (NC) and the Opposition Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP), have angrily reacted to the BJP’s pledge that it would abrogat

Mehbooba files papers afresh


Jammu and Kashmir’s ruling National Conference (NC) has decided to move a formal application before the EC to seek rejection of nomination papers of Opposition PDP candidate Mehbooba Mufti in Anantnag

Of late, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi has been thoughtlessly and in a hurry jumping into every available situation, without verifying basic facts, to criticise the Bharatiya Janata Party.

Madhu Kishwar, as the editor of Manushi, set the feminism agenda for many Indian women decades ago. Madhu Kishwar as chief media admirer of prime ministerial hopeful Narendra Modi is another story completely. The first Kishwar has been declared missing, never to be found.