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Asiya Andrabi, Secretary Released From Srinagar Central Jail

Asiya Andrabi, Secretary Released From Srinagar Central Jail

SRINAGAR, DEC 25—Dukhtaran-e-Millat (DeM) chairperson Asiya Andrabi and her secretary Sofi Fehmeeda were released from jail on Monday, said a spokesperson of the outfit. She said that Andrabi and Sofi were released on bail from Central Jail Srinagar. Both the leaders were booked under the Public Safety Act (PSA) in May this year and subsequently

Two Security Guards Killed After Gunmen Attack Cash Van In Kashmir

SRINAGAR, DEC 11—-Two security guards were killed after unknown gunmen attacked a cash van in Keller area of Shopian in south Kashmir on Monday. Sources said that gunmen opened indiscriminate fire on the van at Poju Keller today afternoon, leaving two security guards wounded. The injured bank guards were shifted to District Hospital where they

BOPEE Multi-Crore Scam: Big Fish Still At Large

11 accused students were never questioned, allege parents Srinagar, Nov 23 — A day after a trial court deferred the verdict on multi-crore Board of Professional Entrance Examinations (BOPEE) scandal, the parents of affected students Thursday vehemently appealed court to take suo moto cognizance of the case and pass directions to re-examine it. The parents

Healing Touch: Mehbooba Orders Review Of Cases Against Kashmir Youth

‘Hope the initiative creates positivity, conciliatory atmosphere for youth to build their lives’ Jammu, Nov 23 (GNS): In a decision of immense significance, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti today ordered the review of cases against the youth for the period 2015-2017 (till date) by an already constituted committee and furnishing of its recommendations

Forces Have Upper Hand, 195 Militants Killed This Year: CRPF DG

Srinagar, Nov 23 —-Special DG of paramilitary CRPF RR Bhatnagar on Thursday said that government forces have an upper hand in Kashmir Valley. Interacting with media persons during his visit to CRPF camp at Pulwama, Bhatnagar said 195 militants have been neutralized this year. “Commanders of all top outfits including HM (Hizb-ul-Mujahidden), JeM (Jash-e-Mohammad) and

Militant, Soldier Killed As Infiltration Bid Foiled in Keran Sector: Army

Srinagar, November 22 —- A militant and a soldier were killed in a gunfight along Line of Control (LoC) in Keran sector of north Kashmir’s Kupwara district on Wednesday. Army’s Srinagar based defence spokesperson told news agency GNS that soldiers manning the fence near Chunkun post intercepted a group of infiltrators today afternoon. “A militant

Court Hears Petition Against Crime Branch’s Closure Report in Tufail Mattoo Killing

Srinagar, Nov 19 —– A court here party heard arguments in a petition, seeking dismissal of a closure report filed by Crime Branch in the case of 17-year-old Tufail Mattoo’s killing allegedly in police action in 2010. Tufail was returning home from tuition on June 11, 2010, when a teargas shell, fired allegedly by police,