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Students protest in Jammu, demand arrest of those who raised “Pro-Pak” slogans

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Jammu, Feb 12: Shouting “Bharat Mata Ki Jai” and “Vande Matram”, thousands of college students on Tuesday staged protest and demanded arrest of those raised “Pro-Pak” slogans. Pertinent to mention that “Pro-Pak” slogans were allegedly raised on Monday by a section of Kashmir bound stranded passengers who were accommodated in a hostel located adjoining GGM Science College. On hearing slogans, ...

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Central University of Jammu Decides to Revoke Bus Fares After Students Walk 25km in Protest

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New Delhi: The Central University of Jammu (CUJ) on Monday decided to revoke bus fees imposed on students after a meeting with scholars residing in the university hostel. The decision came after over 200 university students walked 25km from their hostel to the campus in protest against cancellation of buses which is their only mode of conveyance to the institute. On ...

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Fresh landslides hit Jammu-Srinagar NH, Roads Closed for Day 7

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Banihal: Fresh landslides struck several places along the Jammu-Srinagar National Highway which remained closed for the seventh consecutive day Tuesday. Authorities are hopeful of clearing the debris and making the road traffic-worthy by this afternoon. “The road clearance operation is going on in full swing. The massive landslide at Maroog was cleared but fresh landslides occurred at several places between Ramsu ...

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Committee of secretaries formed to ensure justice with Kargil: J-K Guv

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Jammu, Feb 11:  Amid ongoing protests by people of Kargil over their demand for rotational divisional headquarters, Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik has said a committee of secretaries has been formed to ensure justice with the district. Hundreds of Kargil residents, including women and children, took out a rally in the winter capital Jammu Monday and chanted slogans ...

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Pro-Pakistan slogans raised in Jammu, clashes erupt between students, stranded passengers, six injured

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Govt identify 200 stranded passengers to airlift them to Kashmir Jammu, February 11 : Clashes erupted in Jammu on Monday near Science college Jammu after valley bound passengers in winter capital raised pro-Pakistan slogans. Eye-witnesses told KNO said that stranded passengers assembled near Mufti house on Kanal road Jammu against administration’s failure to evacuate them to the Valley. The situation took ugly ...

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Hundreds stranded as Jammu-Srinagar Highway remains blocked for 6th day

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Srinagar: The Indian Air Force (IAF) was ferrying stranded tourists, locals and students between Jammu and Srinagar as the strategic Jammu-Srinagar Highway remained blocked due to massive landslides and snow for the sixth consecutive day on Monday. The private airlines were also operating additional flights to carry the stranded passengers. The IAF made a couple of sorties to fly the students ...

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Mehbooba Mufti slams BJP’s ‘Hindutva’ politics, says Muslims being killed in name of cow protection

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The PDP chief alleged that Muslims are still being killed in the name of cow protection. JAMMU: Continuing her tirade against the Narendra Modi-led BJP government at the Centre, PDP chief and former chief minister of Jammu and Kashmir had slammed the ruling party for its ‘Hindutva’ politics. Attacking the Centre, Mehbooba said that the BJP government is only interested ...

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Security forces foil terror attack on Army camp in J&K’s Uri, search ops underway

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The security personnel opened fire after noting some suspicious activity around the Army Artillery unit at Rajarwani in Uri.  JAMMU: The security forces on Monday foiled a major terror attack on Army Artillery Unit at Rajarwani in Jammu and Kashmir’s Uri border town. According to reports, the security personnel deployed at the Army Artillery Unit noted some suspicious activity around the camp late in ...

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Cross-border shelling erupts in Poonch

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Srinagar: India and Pakistan armies on Monday exchanged gunfire along the line of control in Poonch district. Official sources said that the Pakistani army opened fire upon Indian Army’s posts. The soldiers manning the fence retaliated resulted in cross-border shelling. “Small arms firing started on LoC in Qasba and Kirni areas and both sides,” they said. Sources told news agency GNS  that in ...

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Met dept predicts another spell of rain, snowfall in J&K

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Jammu: In Jammu & Kashmir, met department has predicted another spell of rain in plains and snowfall over higher reaches between Wednesday to Friday. On the other hand the cold conditions continued in the region due to prevailing dry weather. Talking to AIR, met department Director Sonam Lotus informed that the coming spell will be of lower intensity. He said ...

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