Jammu & Kashmir Police arrests individual suspected of planning terror attack


srinagar: Jammu & Kashmir Police on Friday arrested an individual allegedly planning a terrorist attack in the Kupwara region and recovered incriminating materials including ammunition from his possession The individual identified as Mohd Aslam Beigh was arrested from a naka checkpoint. The police took him into custody. A preliminary investigation suggested that he was planning to join a terror outfit. ...

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Govt issues J&K GST (Removal of Difficulties) order for e-returns


Srinagar: The finance department has issued a Jammu and Kashmir Goods and Services Tax (Removal of Difficulties) order with regard to GST and furnishing of annual returns electronically. “Whereas, in terms of sub-section (1) of section 44 of the Jammu and Kashmir Goods and Service Tax Act, 2017(Act No. V of 2017) (hereafter in this order referred to as the said ...

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Fresh weather warning issued in J&K as strong WD hits region


SRINAGAR: The Meteorological department on Friday issued a fresh weather warning after a Western Disturbance (WD) hit the region which could result in isolated , scattered and fairly widespread rain and snow during the next about a week which could affect air and surface traffic. A Met department spokesman said here this afternoon there could be scattered light snowfall in ...

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J&K Governor issues diktat for govt employees to attend Republic day ceremony


Srinagar, jan 18: In the run-up to Republic Day, Jammu & Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik has issued a diktat to government employees to attend R-day celebrations. The failure to attend the ceremony would amount to a dereliction of duty and disobedience of government instructions, as per the order. The Jammu and Kashmir administration has made it mandatory for government employees to attend ...

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Three policemen wounded in Srinagar grenade blast


Srinagar: Three cops were wounded after suspected militants lobbed a grenade at a police party in Srinagar, summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir, on Thursday. A police source said that the militants lobbed a grenade at the cops posted near Zero Bridge in Srinagar which exploded with a bang. Quoting reports, news agency GNS reported that three policemen including an ASI ...

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Lok Sabha polls: CEO convenes meeting with political parties on Jan 18


Srinagar: The Chief Electoral Officer Jammu and Kashmir state have convened a meeting of all political parties in Jammu on January 18 regarding conduction of the Lok Sabha elections in the state. In a letter sent to ten political parties including National Conference, PDP, Congress and BJP, the CEO has also hinted that parliamentary and assembly election may not take place ...

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Police recovers 74 bags of PDS rice, one arrested


Srinagar Police in Srinagar have recovered 74 bags of rice and two bags of flour which were meant for public distribution and were being illegally sold in the black market. “Acting on a complaint, police post Bemina arrested Bilal Ahmad Nath resident of Bilal Colony Bemina for selling PDS rice after repacking the same in duplicate “Apple brand” bags,” said ...

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Snowfall: Traffic police issues advisory for drivers

Srinagar Following fresh snowfall traffic police, Srinagar on Wednesday issued an advisory. Here is the advisory: Due to snowing, all roads in City Srinagar has become slippery. Commuters are advised to. Drive Slow. Avoid Sudden Brakes. Avoid Fast Turning. Avoid Overtaking. Follow Traffic Rules. Minimize Use Of Two Wheeler. Keep Distance. Meanwhile in another advisory traffic police department said that ...

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JNU sedition case: Politically motivated move for 2019 polls, says Waheed Parra


Srinagar Peoples Democratic Party youth leader Waheed-ur-Rehman Parra on Tuesday reacting on the filing of charge sheet in the 2016 JNU sedition case, in which seven Kashmiris have been named, said that this is clearly a politically motivated move for upcoming elections. These seven are among the ten students, including former Jawaharlal Nehru University Students’ Union (JNUSU) president Kanhaiya Kumar, ...

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