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Governor of a southern state accused of ‘sexual misconduct’

NEW DELHI: A complaint about alleged misconduct on the part of a governor of a southern state has been received by the home ministry and is being investigated for its veracity. The complaint is about the governor allegedly seeking sexual favours from women staff at the Raj Bhavan and the matter is being probed, sources said. The ministry has not ...

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PDP cancels membership of three party men

Jammu,  Feb 26: Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), today cancelled the basic membership of three party men hailing from Tral Zone for their antiparty activities and indiscipline. These three include Manzoor Ahmad Khan vice President Zone, Mohammad Shafi Shah Organizer Zone Tral and Peer Nisar Ahmad of  Dadsara Tral. Militant killed, cop injured in blast inside police station Tral IGP says attack was ...

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ARMY organises a Volleyball match at Malar Region, Kishtwar District

Jammu, Feb 24 : Kishtwar Continuing the effort of nurturing sporting talent of Kishtwari youth and encouraging the young minds of the district to participate in constructive activities, Indian Army organised a friendly volleyball match at Malar, Kishtwar. The match commenced with singing of National Anthem at Malar region, a total of two teams participated in the competition. The youth ...

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Jaitley slams regulators for failing to detect PNB fraud, says cases like these affect ease of doing business

New  Delhi,feb24:Finance minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday slammed regulators for failing to detect the Rs 11,400-crore fraud at Punjab National Bank for seven long years, saying unlike politicians, regulators in the Indian system are unaccountable. Speaking on the scam for the second time this week, he said employees conniving with fraudsters is worrisome. Also worrisome is that no red flag ...

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Sopore ‘Karate kid’ wins gold in International Karate Championship

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Srinagar, Jan 8: Usman Amin, a 6th standard student from north Kashmir’s Sopore town won Gold in the 3rd International Karate Championship in Thimpu, Bhutan, bringing laurels to Jammu and Kashmir. Usman is a student of Sanctorum Public School Sopore. The Third International Karate Championship 2017 was held in the Bhutan capital over the weekend. A total of 235 students participants ...

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Speaker inaugurates week long Bahu Fort Football Premier League

Jammu, Jan 6: Speaker J&K Legislative Assembly Kavinder Gupta inaugurated the week long Bahu Fort Football Premier League being held at Bahu Fort, here today. The tournament has been organized to encourage youth participation in sports and provide them a platform to showcase their sporting talents. The opening match for the tournament was played between youth of ward 47 and ward ...

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Nepal women’s cricket team captain wants to play in Kashmir

Nepal women’s cricket team captain wants to play in Kashmir Nepal national women’s cricket team captain Rubina Chhetri was initially unenthusiastic about joining Chief Minister’s T20 premier league in Jammu due to ‘fear factor’ but after spending time with local players she has developed a desire to play in Kashmir as well. Chhetri is among a dozen international women cricketers ...

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Boom boom Afridi, Zakir Moosa slogans during Ms Dhoni visit in kunzer

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Srinagar, Nov 26: Pakistan’s former cricketing star, Shahid Khan Afridi’s name echoed in Kashmir district Baramulla on Sunday. The venue was cricket stadium Kunzer and the match was final of army-sponsored Chinar Cricket tournament. The local youth present as spectators raised intense slogans in the name of Pakistani heartthrob, famous in the valley, Afridi. “Boom boom Afridi,” reverberated at high pitch ...

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Valley’s blind cricketer eyes World Cup

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Srinagar, Nov 25: Irfan Ahmad Mir (20), a visually impaired youth from Dusso village of Pampore town, has become an inspiration for many. His blindness has not hindered him from excelling in life. Holding the slogan “move on your own”, the youth, although visually impaired since birth, is excited and all geared up for the results of the cricket trials that ...

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