Hizb posters in Doda warn candidates to stay away from Panchayat polls


Srinagar: A case was registered Sunday on surfacing of posters in Jammu division’s Doda district after which over a dozen suspected persons were rounded up for questioning, the official said. The nine-phase village panchayat elections are scheduled to start in the state on November 17. Police received specific information about the pasting of some posters purportedly by Hizbul Mujahideen militant ...

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GoAir flight takes off without luggage of passengers


Srinagar: GoAir on Sunday issued a statement saying that the luggage of passengers in its flight G8 213 from Srinagar to Jammu was not loaded due to flight load restrictions. The GoAir spokesperson in a statement said that half of the luggage has been delivered to Jammu via another airline, while the other half will be delivered to passengers in ...

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Virat Kohli, India’s ‘run machine’, turns 30; wishes pour in from across the globe


NEW DELHI: Batting legend and Team India skipper Virat Kohli turned 30-years-old on Monday. On the occasion, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), teammates, leading politicians, celebrities and his fans from across the globe took to Twitter to express their love and good wishes for the legendary cricketer on his 30th birthday. Kohli’s adorable actress wife Anushka Sharma took ...

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Biometric details of Rohingyas will be collected within two months: J&K Governor Satya Pal Malik

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JAMMU: Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik on Monday said that the biometric details of Rohingya refugees living in the state will be collected within two months. “Biometric details of Rohingyas will be collected within two months,” the J&K Governor said while addressing the media during the bi-annual ‘Darbar Move’. The remarks from Malik came days after Union Home Minister ...

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Darul-Uloom Deoband bans Muslim women from cutting nails, using nail polish in new fatwa


LUCKNOW: Islamic seminary Darul Uloom Deoband has issued has issued a new fatwa banning Muslims women from cutting their nails and using nail polish. However, applying mehendi on nails is not forbidden. Darul Iftaa, which issues the Darul Uloom Deoband’s edicts, called the act “un-Islamic.” “Darul-Uloom Deoband has issued fatwa against Muslim women cutting their nails and using nail polish ...

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Khalistani terrorists establish base in UAE to spread terror in Punjab: NIA sources


NEW DELHI: Raising an alarm for the Indian security agencies, the sources in the National Investigation Agency (NIA) have claimed that the Khalistani terrorists have established their base outside the country to carry out their nefarious anti-India agenda. According to the NIA sources, the Khalistani terrorists have established a new base in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and started regrouping themselves. ...

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6-year-old raped, murdered in Pipariya


BHOPAL: A six-year-old girl, who was reported missing in Pipariya town of Hoshangabad on Wednesday, was found raped and murdered The last rites of the child were performed after autopsy. Deepak was caught in Burhanpur, over 350km away, on Saturday night.Under interrogation, the accused confessed to raping and murdering the child and told cops where he dumped the body, say ...

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Tight security in Sabarimala as temple opens today, pilgrims protest


  Sabarimala: Hours ahead of the one-day special pilgrimage of the Sabarimala temple, devotees facing Kerala Police’s questions and checking protested on Monday. The famed temple that witnessed massive protests against the September 28 Supreme Court verdict allowing hitherto banned age group of girls and women to enter the Lord Ayyappa shrine, saw many devotees complain and shout slogans as the ...

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J&K Guv Says Murderers of BJP Leaders in Kishtwar Identified, Will be Brought Before Public Soon

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New Delhi: Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik on Monday said that terrorists were involved in the killing of senior BJP leaders — Anil Parihar and his brother Ajit Parihar — in Kishtwar and they will soon be brought before the public. Speaking to media after the reopening of civil secretariat, the Governor said, “The killers have been identified ...

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Vaishno Devi pilgrim dies of suspected cardiac arrest


Jammu, Nov 5: A Vaishno Devi pilgrim on Monday died of suspected cardiac arrest while on his way to Bhawan in Trikuta Hills of Reasi district in Jammu and Kashmir.”One yatri identified as Parshant Singh (14), son of Ram Subhat Singh, a resident of Barigaon in Kanpur, UP suddenly fell unconscious near Himkoti New Track while on his way from Katra ...

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