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SINDH TODAY10-year-old boy killed in Kashmir explosionSINDH TODAY, PakistanThe three siblings had gone to the meadow to sweep and ready a mud hutment so that their family could move up to the pasture for the summer months, a practice prevalent among the pastoralists in the hilly areas of Jammu and Kashmir. ...
SINDH TODAYMigrant Kashmiri Pandit voter number halved in 12 yearsSINDH TODAY, PakistanKashmiri Hindus were forced to flee their homeland when Muslim militancy erupted two decades ago in Jammu and Kashmir. Some 300000 Pandits fled the Kashmir Valley from 1989 as Muslim militancy peaked, at times targeting members of the community. ...
Hindustan TimesWhy Mumbai showed India the middle fingerHindustan Times, IndiaThe rule didn't apply in the first three phases of polls in Jammu and Kashmir, where assembly polls were held in December 2008. The exception wasn't made in other states like Uttar Pradesh either, where byelections were held in February The indelible ...
Hindu Business LineHeat wave sizzles as seas brace to catch upHindu Business Line, India... conditions have also been forecast over Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Vidarbha and Delhi; parts of Himachal Pradesh, Punjab, Haryana, south Uttar Pradesh, north madhya Maharashtra, interior Orissa, Jharkhand and Jammu division of Jammu and Kashmir. ...Mercury may soar further Hindu Business Lineall 3 news articles
Newstrack IndiaHeat dominated III phase poll, avg 50% turnoutNewstrack India, IndiaPolls were held in nine States, Jammu and Kashmir, Madhya Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Gujarat, Sikkim, West Bengal, Maharashtra, Karnataka and the two Union Territories Daman and Diu and Dadar and Nagar Haveli. The prominent leaders whose fate ...50 pc vote in Phase III HinduNearly 50 percent polling in third phase Thaindian.comVoting begins for third phase of Indian elections (Lead) Thaindian.comall 68 news articles
Zee NewsI'm not sorry for Gujarat riots: ModiZee News, IndiaAftab, a local Urdu newspaper, publishes a press release issued by Hizb-ul Mujahideen, set up by the Jamaat-e-Islami in 1989 to wage jihad for Jammu and Kashmir`s secession from India and accession to Pakistan, asking all Hindus to pack up and leave. ...Gujarat riots back in focus after apex court order against Modi Mangalorean.comall 708 news articles
HinduIt's 26% in KashmirHindu, India - Shujaat BukhariDespite the poll boycott called by separatists in Kashmir, people turned up at polling booths. A scene at Pahalgam, south of Srinagar. ANANTNAG/PULWAMA: South Kashmir's Anantnag parliamentary constituency witnessed low voter turnout on Thursday, ...Boycott keeps Kashmir voters home Peninsula On-lineSix injured as NC, PDP supporters clash in Anantnag SifyVoter turnout in Anantnag would set trend in Valley Thaindian.comZee News - Zee Newsall 113 news articles
SINDH TODAYWhat does it take for a VVIP to campaign?SINDH TODAY, PakistanThe high-risk high-profile campaigners in this election include Congress president Sonia Gandhi, her children Rahul and Priyanka, opposition Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader LK Advani, Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi and Jammu and Kashmir Chief ...
Chandigarh TribuneMufti, Mehbooba stay awayChandigarh Tribune, India - Ehsan FaziliPDP patron and former Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed and party president Mehbooba Mufti today did not cast votes in the home constituency of Beijbehara, part of the Anantnag Lok Sabha constituency of south Kashmir. While Mufti Sayeed was busy ...PDP downplays NC`s accusation of hobnobbing with BJP Zee Newsall 19 news articles
HinduFarooq, sister, Shia leader in contestHindu, India - Shujaat BukhariShe tells the people that she is the real successor to the Sheikh's legacy, and that she will raise the Kashmir issue in Parliament. Their animosity goes back to 1984 when Shah dethroned Mr. Farooq Abdullah with the help of the Congress after 14 mlas ...Kashmir Newz Picture Kashmir NewzFarooq Abdullah in new avatar learns to play guitar Thaindian.comJKLF activists, police clash in Srinagar, five injured Karachi Newsall 77 news articles
SifyKashmiri migrants clash with police in JammuSify, IndiaJammu: Violent clashes broke out on Thursday between police and Kashmiri Hindu migrants protesting against not being allowed to vote. Chanting slogans of 'We Want Justice' and 'We Want Vote', the protesters gathered outside the polling booth in Jammu ...Multi-barrel rocket seized in Jammu and Kashmir Karachi Newsall 14 news articles
BBC NewsIn pictures: Indian poll's third roundBBC News, UKVoting also took place in the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir. Turnout in areas hit by the separatist insurgency was reported to be low. Disillusionment with India's main political parties has prompted a flurry of independent candidates - such as ...Gujarat riots back in focus after apex court order against Modi Mangalorean.comall 426 news articles
Hindu107 constituencies set for polls todayHindu, IndiaJammu and Kashmir, Sikkim, Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu have one seat each. The Lucknow seat, now represented by AB Vajpayee, has the highest number of 41 contestants and the highest number of five women candidates in this phase. ...3rd Phase Poll: 9 States, 2 uts, 107 Constituencies Newstrack IndiaThird phases of Lok Sabha elections witnesses 49 to 50 % polling Thaindian.com50 percent turnout in 3rd phase Fresh Newsall 190 news articles
BBC NewsIndians vote in key third phaseBBC News, UKVoters in the states of Bihar, Gujarat, Jammu and Kashmir, Karnataka, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Sikkim, Uttar Pradesh and West Bengal cast ballots on Thursday. Voting was also held in the federally-administered territories of Dadra and Nagar Haveli, ...India enters decisive phase of elections, analysts say - Update Earthtimes (press release)India begins third poll round under thousands of troops www.worldbulletin.netFocus on opposition BJP as India votes in 3rd round ReutersThaindian.comall 326 news articles
DAWN.comWhy are Kashmiris heading to the polls?DAWN.com, Pakistan - Ashraf EngineerThree million of Jammu and Kashmir's 4.8 million voters exercised their franchise — a 62 per cent turnout compared to 44 per cent the previous time. And suddenly, the issues of the moment didn't seem detached from those in the rest of the country. ...
Hindu“It's unfortunate I am branded as communal”Hindu, IndiaShe was recently elected to the Jammu and Kashmir State Assembly after serving as MP from South Kashmir. Ms. Mehbooba is credited with bringing her father out of a decades-long political hibernation in 2002. She is busy campaigning for her party's ...
Thaindian.comIndia concerned over increased infiltration from PakistanThaindian.com, ThailandNew Delhi, April 28 (IANS) India Tuesday expressed concern over the increased levels of infiltration into Jammu and Kashmir from Pakistan and the domestic situation in that country. “India is very concerned about the increased level of infiltration ...Army increases surveillance capabilities along LoC Fresh Newsall 33 news articles
SINDH TODAYCampaigning ends for third phase of LS pollsSINDH TODAY, PakistanBesides Gujarat, polling will be held in 16 seats in Madhya Pradesh, 15 in Uttar Pradesh, 14 in West Bengal, 11 each in Bihar and Karnataka, 10 in Maharashtra and one each in Jammu and Kashmir, Sikkim, Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu. ...
UN ChronicleThe Case for State InterventionUN Chronicle, NYThese states were Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Jammu and Kashmir and Tripura. The all-India average indicated that 52 per cent of agricultural labourers' households either had no card or an above-poverty-line card. The effective exclusion was 71 per cent ...
Calcutta TelegraphLessons on saving livesCalcutta Telegraph, IndiaThe group of 36 trainees included swimmers, trainers from College Square and Tallah Jheel Park, and army personnel from Jammu and Kashmir. “During wars, we have to make bridges over rivers at times. This knowledge will come in handy if someone falls ...
HinduRahul reaches out to Kashmiri youthHindu, India - Shujaat BukhariUnity for peace: From right Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah, Union Water Resources Minister Saifuddin Soz at a rally at Anantnag on Monday. ANANTNAG (J&K): AICC general secretary Rahul Gandhi on ...Kashmir government committed to respecting human rights: Omar SINDH TODAYOmar doubts PDP`s ability to represent state in parliament Zee NewsRahul and Omar in Kashmir replay Calcutta TelegraphSINDH TODAYall 55 news articles
Thaindian.comRahul Gandhi wants politics of peace, love, developmentThaindian.com, ThailandAnantnag, Apr 27 (ANI): Congress General Secretary Rahul Gandhi, who addressed a joint rally with Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah today, said that he wanted to bring in a politics of development, love and friendship. ...Rahul and Omar in Kashmir replay Calcutta TelegraphKashmir government committed to respecting human rights: Omar SINDH TODAYNDA stands for politics of anger and division: Rahul Gandhi Thaindian.comall 82 news articles
SINDH TODAYDefence minister visits Jammu and Kashmir border areasSINDH TODAY, PakistanJammu, April 27 (IANS) Defence Minister AK Antony Monday visited frontier areas in Jammu and Kashmir amid fears of increased militant and arms incursion from across the Line of Control (LoC), the de facto border which divides the state between India ...LeT militant killed in Jammu on eve of Antony visit The Money TimesAntony reviews security in Jammu Fresh NewsAntony visits forward areas in JK, lauds Army's role SINDH TODAYall 58 news articles
Thaindian.comNDA stands for politics of anger and division: Rahul GandhiThaindian.com, ThailandSrinagar, April 27 (IANS) Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi Monday, in an election rally in Anantnag town of Jammu and Kashmir, said the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) practises “politics of division and anger” while the United Progressive ...Indian Kashmir quiet as separatists call for boycott of elections GulfNewsCurfew-like situation in Kashmir Valley Zee NewsTroops on alert as Kashmir shuts in election protest Gulf TimesThaindian.comall 228 news articles
Karachi NewsJK govt. introduces biodegradable bags to reduce pollution levelKarachi News, PakistanSrinagar, Apr 24 : The Jammu and Kashmir horticulture department has introduced biodegradable bags for farmers in the Kashmir Valley to reduce pollution levels.he initiative aims at making the orchards and agricultural lands pollution free. ...
Hindu“The Kashmiris have developed a taste for democracy”Hindu, IndiaBesides being a Union Minister, he is Jammu and Kashmir's Pradesh Congress Committee (PCC) chief and member of the Congress Working Committee. He was recently elected to the Rajya Sabha. He is busy campaigning for the Congress and its coalition partner ...
Indian ExpressSurrendered terrorist 'sings', says he was trained in PakIndian Express, IndiaMilitant groups operating in Jammu and Kashmir have set up their own separate training centres across the line of control but the Taliban do not operate in the Kashmir valley, a surrendered Pakistani militant said. "Every group has its own training ...Nabbed militant says Indian militants have no link with Taliban Thaindian.com40 infiltrators killed in Kupwara, Gurez: Army HinduDozens of rebels cross into Indian Kashmir AFPSamayLive - Reutersall 125 news articles
Thaindian.comNabbed militant says Indian militants have no link with TalibanThaindian.com, ThailandSrinagar, Apr 25 (ANI): Syed Moinullah Khan, a Pakistan-based militant who was arrested by the Indian Army, disclosed that militants operating in Jammu and Kashmir have no links with the Taliban. “People of Taliban are in Afghanistan and Pakistan. ...40 infiltrators killed in Kupwara, Gurez: Army HinduMilitant discloses plan, India can face another attack anytime SamayLiveall 125 news articles
BBC NewsArrests over Kashmir boycott callBBC News, UKJammu and Kashmir is one of only two states where voting is taking place in every one of the five phases. The poll is staggered for security and logistical reasons. Counting is due on 16 May and a new parliament must be in place by 2 June. ...Hurriyat U-turn, now calls for poll boycott in Kashmir Indian ExpressMirwaiz asks Kashmiris to boycott polls SINDH TODAYKashmiri separatists under house arrest after poll boycott call TopNewsIndian Expressall 125 news articles
SINDH TODAYBy-poll in a Kashmir constituency cancelledSINDH TODAY, Pakistan“There has been (an) improper acceptance of the nomination of Jammu and Kashmir National Conference candidate by the returning officer,” Deputy Election Commissioner R.Balakrishnan told reporters here. Mustafa Kamal was to contest as the National ...PDP slams Election Commission for rescinding by-poll notification Thaindian.comall 40 news articles
Thaindian.comIndia dismisses reports of massive infiltrationThaindian.com, ThailandNew Delhi, April 22 (IANS) The government Wednesday dismissed reports of large-scale infiltration in Jammu and Kashmir saying they were “exaggerated”. “A section of the electronic as well as print media has carried reports about large-scale ...Reports of terrorist infiltration into J&K exaggerated: Home Ministry TopNewsall 28 news articles
FrontlineKashmir's heroFrontline, IndiaWHAT is lately being referred to as the “first family” of Jammu and Kashmir was not so until two generations ago. Sheikh Mohammad Abdullah (1905-1982), the grandfather of Omar Abdullah, the present Chief Minister of the State, came from a humble ...Once a ‘royal' constituency in Kashmir, today faces neglect Thaindian.comFive people killed by bomb in Indian Kashmir Earthtimes (press release)all 129 news articles
Newstrack IndiaPDP, the real political voice of J&K: MuftiNewstrack India, IndiaPeoples Democratic Party (PDP) Patron Mufti Mohammad Sayeed today (April 20) said his party's visionary political and economic agenda has made it to emerge as a genuine, strong and credible regional voice of the people of Jammu & Kashmir. ...
All India Radio1 militant killed in J&K encounterAll India Radio, IndiaIn Jammu and Kashmir, a militant was today killed in the ongoing encounter between ultras and security forces in north Kashmir. Officials said security forces launched a search operation at Mandyari Pattan in this district following a tip off about the ...Guerrilla killed in north Kashmir gunfight SINDH TODAYall 26 news articles
SamayLiveDecision on troop reduction in Kashmir after summer: Army chiefSamayLive, IndiaNew Delhi: The Indian Army chief Saturday said that any decision on troop reduction in Jammu and Kashmir will be taken after this summer. "It is premature to talk about troop reduction in Kashmir. this summer is crucial to decide whether troop levels ...Pakistan backing terrorists sneaking into India: Indian Army chief Thaindian.comall 30 news articles
The Week'26/11 attack was a conspiracy to capture J&K'The Week, India... the 26/11 Mumbai terrorist attacks case Friday, special public prosecutor Ujwal Nikam said there was a clear indication that the strike was a criminal conspiracy hatched in Pakistan with the help of experts, aiming to capture Jammu and Kashmir. ...Trial of Mumbai suspect resumes Aljazeera.netQasab retracts his confession Arab NewsMumbai terror suspect pleads not guilty after alleging torture Telegraph.co.ukMangalorean.com - Indian Expressall 1,997 news articles
Thaindian.comBJP leader demands action against Omar AbdullahThaindian.com, ThailandJammu, April 17 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Leela Karan Sharma Friday demanded action against Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah for an alleged “hate speech”. Sharma is the BJP candidate for Jammu-Poonch constituency that ...Holiday mood in Jammu as polling begins SINDH TODAY35 percent voting in Jammu till noon amid clashes (Lead) SINDH TODAY49 percent polling in Jammu Thaindian.comall 93 news articles
SINDH TODAYJammu and Kashmir's Bakarwals tribes gear up to voteSINDH TODAY, PakistanRaipur, Apr. 15 (ANI): Jammu and Kashmir's Bakarwals tribes are living in a semi-nomadic condition around the polling booths to ensure that every adult in their tribes casts his vote. Part of Jammu division is going to polls on April 16, ...
SINDH TODAYThey jostled to see ‘handsome' Gandhi and Omar AbdullahSINDH TODAY, PakistanVijaypur (Jammu and Kashmir), April 14 (IANS) Sweltering heat and dusty roads didn't stop Suman Devi and Vidya from walking a long distance to catch a “glimpse” of two “handsome” young leaders, Omar Abdullah and Rahul Gandhi, who addressed a joint ...High security for Rahul Gandhi's Jammu visit Thaindian.comall 43 news articles
The Money TimesJammu and Kashmir BJP displays unity on poll eveThe Money Times, IndiaJammu, April 14 -- All the 11 legislators of the Bharatiya Janta Party (BJP) in Jammu and Kashmir appeared together at a press conference Tuesday and declared "all was well" with the state unit, said to be divided between factions headed by the party's ...
SINDH TODAYKNP leaders to visit Pakistani Administered KashmirSINDH TODAY, PakistanKNP leaders sincerely believe that united and independent Jammu and Kashmir is the only viable and acceptable solution to the Kashmir dispute. This is the only solution which could bring lasting peace in the Sub Continent. Those people who promote ...KNP concerned over missing people in Muzaffarabad SINDH TODAYall 20 news articles
HinduPassion-deficit in critical seatHindu, IndiaDespite the passion-deficit, the Jammu Lok Sabha constituency is of critical importance. Jammu and Kashmir is the one State where the Indian National Congress has succeeded in forging a seat-sharing agreement with a regional ally. ...Amarnath row comes alive in Jammu Thaindian.comPDP steals march over NC, announces candidates for Kashmir seats SINDH TODAYall 47 news articles
HinduThe Kashmir jigsawHindu, IndiaWhat both Jammu and Kashmir have in common though is a thriving media. For a State with a population of around 80 lakhs, the media presence is considerable. There are 71 dailies in Srinagar, the only publishing centre in Kashmir, and some 61 in Jammu. ...Omar Abdullah government keeps Kashmir's dreams alive(100 days in ... Thaindian.comBJP for Art 370 abrogation; but admits to allies' objection SamayLiveFarooq Abdullah to file nomination for Srinagar seat SINDH TODAYCRIENGLISH.com - World Newsall 144 news articles
SINDH TODAYTwo dozen injured in clashes in Jammu and KashmirSINDH TODAY, PakistanSrinagar, April 10 (IANS) Over two dozen people were injured in clashes after Friday prayer between stone pelting mobs and security forces in this state summer capital and Baramulla town. Dozens of protesters carried out a peaceful march through the ...
AFPElections in Kashmir: who votes winsAFPThe state poll saw a young, pro-India Muslim politician, Omar Abdullah, elected chief minister of Jammu and Kashmir, but it was the level of voter participation that grabbed all the headlines. "The last elections were a big setback for the separatists. ...
A Pakistan News25 Kg RDX recovered in Jammu & KashmirA Pakistan News, PakistanAnantnag: A major tragedy was averted here on Wednesday when J&K police and Army detected 25 kgs of RDX from near the track at the Bijbehara railway station on Tuesday night, near Anantnag. The device was neutralised before it could cause any harm. ...
Thaindian.comTwo troopers, two guerrillas killed in Kashmir gunfightThaindian.com, ThailandSrinagar, April 7 (IANS) Two soldiers and two guerrillas were killed in a three-day long gunfight that ended Tuesday in a Kashmir forest area, police said. The army and Special Operations Group (SOG) of the Jammu and Kashmir police launched an ...35 terrorists sneak into Indian territory SamayLiveTaliban presence felt in Kashmir valley Indian ExpressFour die in Indian Kashmir gunbattle AFPNhatky.inall 126 news articles
After being threatened by relatives for their inter-faith marriage, a runaway Jammu and Kashmir couple under police protection is in trouble again. The woman's father now claims she was married to someone else earlier.
Anjum, 19, a Muslim, and Khemraj,
Srinagar, April 5 (ANI): Telemedicine in a medical Institute in Jammu & Kashmir is ushering the state to a revolution in health sector, overcoming infrastructural bottlenecks. Telemedicine is a technology, which transfers medical information via telephone, internet and other networks for the purpose of consultation. Two health professionals at two different places can discuss a medical case over telephone and also through video-conferencing. Sher-i-Kashmir Institute of Medical Science or ...
Jammu, March 31 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Jammu and Kashmir may be facing trouble from one its best known faces - former central minister of state for defence Chaman Lal Gupta.
Gupta, currently a member of the assembly, has distanced