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Lashkar terrorist arrested in Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara.

Security forces on Friday arrested a Pakistani militant belonging to the Lashkar-e-Toiba from a forest area in Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara district, an Army official said.

- Zee News - IN

Bilateral engagement on K-issue futile, unacceptable to Kashmiris: Dukhtaran.

Srinagar Dukhtaran-e-Millat on Friday said that the visits by the interlocutor, Dineshwar Sharma, to Jammu and Kashmir is a “futile exercise” as Kashmiris reject any bilateral engagement regarding the resolution of Kashmir dispute. The so-called interlocutor, Dineshwar Sharma, is on a second visit to JK. India ...

- Kashmir Life - IN

Armed conflict marginalising Kashmir, reveals a new book.

Srinagar If the armed conflict continued the way it is, in Kashmir it will push a larger population into marginalisation, claims a new book on Kashmir, Marginalisation in Kashmir' authored by Hamid Rather, Kashmir-based freelance journalist. The 'Victims of Conflict' has emerged as a new category of the marginalised apart ...

- Kashmir Life - IN

Fire in a shop at Residency road, panic grips the area.

Srinagar Panic has gripped the entire area of busy Residency road Srinagar after smoke was seen emanating from a shoe shop. The shop is locked. Locals said the owner of the shop closed the shop at around 6 PM. The shopkeepers, pedestrians are around to open the shop which also is very close to the

- Kashmir Life - IN

Stressed assets in Kashmir are not a credit quality issue, Drabu tells RBI.

MUMBAI: Finance Minister, Dr Haseeb Drabu called on the RBI Governor, Dr Urjit Patel on Friday and discussed the issues of business, trade and industry loans in Jammu and Kashmir which have come under tremendous stress because of various reasons including 2014 floods and the civil strife of 2016. He also raised with the RBI

- Kashmir Life - IN

Mehbooba asks for scientific mapping of Custodian assets.

Srinagar Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti has asked the Custodian Department to undertake mapping of its assets through scientific means including Geo tagging to protect these on a long-term basis. Chairing a review meeting of the Department here today, the Chief Minister regretted that the assets of the Department have got ...

- Kashmir Life - IN

Dineshwar Sharma calls on Chief Minister.

Srinagar The Special Representative of the Centre, Dineshwar Sharma, who reached here on a four day visit to the State, called on Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti. During the meeting, Sharma briefed the Chief Minister about the schedule of deliberations during his stay in the State.

- Kashmir Life - IN

Commuters fume as authorities blind Karan Nagar link roads in Srinagar city.

Srinagar At a time when Srinagar city is grappling with traffic jams, authorities have blinded the internal roads passing through Karan Nagar and Balgarden. Number of barricades have been created by government in the middle of the roads while the irony is no department is ready to own the action. SMC and R&B are passing

- Kashmir Life - IN

Body of militant 'recovered' in Keran Sector.

Srinagar The body of a militant who was killed in Keran Sector a few days ago has reportedly been recovered by government forces during a search operation. A soldier was killed a few days during a gun fight between militants and government forces at Chokan area of Keran sector in Kupwara district. Media reports said

- Kashmir Life - IN

Lashkar militant, a Pakistani resident, apprehended in northern Kashmir's Kupwara, claims Army.

Srinagar The army on Friday claimed to have arrested a Pakistani militant belonging to the Lashkar-e-Taiba from a forest area in Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara district. A Pakistani LeT militant was apprehended in a joint operation by Army and JKP in Magam forest today,' an army spokesman confirmed. However, the army did not ...

- Kashmir Life - IN

MS Dhoni to attend Chinar Cricket Premier League final on Nov 26 at Kunzer in Central Kashmir.

Srinagar Former Indian Cricket team captain M S Dhoni will attend the final of Chinar Cricket Premier League as a chief guest in Kashmir valley on November 26, army said in a statement. Dhoni, who holds an honorary rank of Lieutenant Colonel, paid a surprise visit to Army Public School on Thursday in summer

- Kashmir Life - IN

Hafiz Saeed vows to continue Kashmir struggle

It's a rearticulation of the agenda of terrorists thriving in Pakistan: Home Ministry

- The Hindu - IN

Terror-funding case: Court seeks ED response to bail plea of hawala dealer

A Delhi court on Friday sought a response from the Enforcement Directorate by November 27 in connection with the bail plea of alleged hawala dealer Mohammad Aslam Wani, a close aide of Kashmiri separatist Shabir Shah, in connection with the terror-funding case.

- Zee News - IN

Pakistan terrorist arrested in Kashmir

A rifle and two magazines were recovered from his possession.

- Zee News - IN

India warns JuD chief Hafiz Saeed over `Kashmir jihad` remarks

India on Friday warned Lashkar-e-Taiba founder Hafiz Saeed to be prepared for a "resounding response" as he pledged to continue "jihad" in Jammu and Kashmir after a Pakistani court ended his 10 months of house arrest.

- Zee News - IN

Saeed vows to fight for Kashmir after release

Lahore, Nov 24 Lashkar-e-Taiba founder Hafiz Saeed on Friday vowed to continue the "jihad" for Jammu and Kashmir's "independence", shortly after the man accused of plotting the 2008 Mumbai massacre was released after 10 months of house arrest. Speaking to his supporters at Lahore's Jamia Masjid Al Qadsia, the Jamaat-ud-Dawa ...

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Saeed vows to fight for Kashmir after release

Lahore, Nov 24 Lashkar-e-Taiba founder Hafiz Saeed on Friday vowed to continue the "jihad" for Jammu and Kashmir's "independence", shortly after the man accused of plotting the 2008 Mumbai massacre was released after 10 months of house arrest.Speaking to his supporters at Lahore's Jamia Masjid Al Qadsia, the Jamaat-ud-Dawa ...

- Sify - IN

Arrest Hafiz Saeed for his crimes, says 'deeply concerned' US

Pakistan on Friday freed Saeed, the Lashkar-e-Tayiba founder, who immediately launched his anti-India rhetoric and vowed to mobilise people for the "cause of Kashmir".

- Rediff.com - IN

Centre's point man begins second visit on 'Mission Kashmir'

The Centres special representative to Kashmir, Dineshwar Sharma, on Friday began his second visit to the state from Jammu, where he called on Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti and discussed ways and means of reaching out to various stakeholders. Sharma, who is on a six-day tour, later visited Jagti township where he met several ...

- Deccan Herald - IN

Hafiz Saeed calls Nawaz Sharif 'a traitor' for seeking peace with India

You betrayed the people of Kashmir.... you were ousted from power because you committed treason for trying to develop close relations with Modi,' says the JuD chief during a Friday sermon in a Lahore mosque after his release from house arrest.

- The Hindu - IN

Jammu and Kashmir HC asks home ministry to file response to plea seeking Anantnag bypoll

Kashmir HC directed home ministry to file a response within two weeks to a petition seeking byelection to the Anantnag Lok Sabha constituency. The post Jammu and Kashmir HC asks home ministry to file response to plea seeking Anantnag bypoll appeared first on Firstpost.

- Firstpost - IN

Punjab drug supplier arrested with 200 gm heroin in Jammu

A man from Punjab has been arrested with 200 grams of heroin in Jammu city, the police said on Friday. 

- Zee News - IN

'I am fighting for the freedom of Pakistan and Kashmir', Hafiz Saeed says after release

Washington 'deeply concerned' Addressing a sermon at Lahore's Jamia Masjid Al Qadsia a day after walking free, Jamaatud Dawa leader Hafiz Saeed said on Friday that he is 'fighting for the freedom of Pakistan and Kashmir.'The JuD chief claimed that he had been placed under house arrest for fighting for the rights of ...

- DAWN - PK

Pak should arrest, charge Saeed for his crimes: US

The US today asked the Pakistan government to make sure that Hafiz Saeed is arrested and charged for his crimes, following the release of the 26/11 mastermind and JuD chief from house arrest. Pakistan today freed Saeed, the LeT founder, who immediately launched his anti-India rhetoric and vowed to mobilise people for the ...

- Deccan Herald - IN

Kashmiri youth Usman Tareen takes forward PM Modi's Digital India Campaign

Taking forward the initiative of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Digital India, Kashmiri youths are also moving forward through it. 17-year-old Usman Tareen is one such Kashmiri youth. Usman says he is developing software for several companies including start-up companies. He belongs to Srinagar's Batmaloo area and has ...

- Yahoo! News - US

Hafiz Saeed calls Nawaz Sharif 'a traitor' for seeking peace with India

You betrayed the people of Kashmir.... you were ousted from power because you committed treason for trying to develop close relations with Modi,' Saeed said during a Friday sermon in a Lahore mosque.

- The Hindu - IN

Srinagar witnesses decade's coldest Nov night

Kashmir continues to reel under intense cold, with Srinagar recording the coldest November night in a decade on Friday. A Met department official said Srinagar witnessed a freezing minus 3.3 degrees Celsius, almost a degree down from the previous nights minus 2.5 degrees. It was the lowest night temperature in the past 10 ...

- Deccan Herald - IN

Padmavati row: Rajputs protest in Jammu, demand ban on release

Rajput community members on Friday held protests in Jammu city demanding a ban on the release of the film "Padmavati", alleging that the makers have distorted historical facts.

- Zee News - IN

Engine decouples from train in Uttar Pradesh's Saharanpur thrice, no casualties

The Jammu-Patna Archana Express' engine detached from the train in Uttar Pradesh's Saharanpur district thrice within a span of three hours on Friday while on its way to the Bihar capital, though there was no untoward incident, officials said.

- Zee News - IN

Locals in Ganderbal village lock High School after 'dismal' performance in board exams

Ishtiyak Magray Ganderbal Locals of Shallabugh in Central Kashmir's Ganderbal district on Thursday locked a government girl's high school of the locality after they alleged that the school exhibited poor performance in the recently declared class 8 and 9 examinations. Among 32 students in class 8 not a single student has ...

- Kashmir Life - IN

Jammu and Kashmir: Srinagar witnesses coldest November night in a decade

Srinagar The Srinagar city recorded the coldest night of November in a decade after the night temperature hit a new low. The minimum temperature of Srinagar was recorded minus 3.1 degrees Celsius, down 0.8 degrees from previous night, a Meteorological Department statement said. It was the lowest night temperature in the ...

- Kashmir Life - IN

Forces lay siege to Pulwama village, clashes erupt

Srinagar Forces on Friday launched a Cordon and Search Operation in Bellow village of the Southern Kashmir's Pulwama district, reports said. They said that protests erupted in the area after the news about the CASO spread in the area. Forces used tear smoke shells to disperse the protesters. Sources said on a tip-off about

- Kashmir Life - IN

New Delhi's 'representative for peace talks' to arrive in Jammu and Kashmir today

Srinagar Dineshwar Sharma, the GoI's Special Representative on Jammu and Kashmir, is arriving in Srinagar on Friday on a six-day visit to J&K in an effort to pave the way for a sustained dialogue to resolve the Kashmir issue. Sharma will remain in Jammu till Sunday after which he will leave for the Kashmir Valley,

- Kashmir Life - IN

Aadhar Centre employee hospitalized after thrashing by BJP MLA Ravinder Raina

Srinagar A man was hospitalized after alleged thrashing by a Bharatiya Janata Party legislator in Rajouri district of Jammu and Kashmir. Reports said that BJP MLA Ravinder Raina allegedly beat up two persons, one of them a handicapped man, working at an Aadhaar centre in Rajouri. Raina, however, denied assaulting anyone. ...

- Kashmir Life - IN

Jammu and Kashmir govt formally acquires Allama Anwar Shah Kashmiris house, Madrassa

Srinagar The Jammu and Kashmir Government has ordered engaging of NIT Srinagar and ITT-Madras for conservation, retrofitting and upgrading of 19th century building blocks, housing Government Girls Secondary School at Ashai Kocha, Fateh Kadal Srinagar and the residence of Allama Anwar Shah Kashmiri and his Madrassa at Lolab ...

- Kashmir Life - IN

Jammu and Kashmir High Court grants two weeks to MHA to reply on Islamabad by-poll

Srinagar The Jammu and Kashmir High Court has granted two weeks time to Union Home Ministry to file reply to a petition, seeking by-election to Islamabad parliamentary seat which was vacated by Mehbooba Mufti to become Chief Minister of the state after her father's death. A single bench of Justice Tashi Rabstan granted two ...

- Kashmir Life - IN

Islamabad: Construction of school building started in 201o left midway, students attend classes in open

Srinagar Even after seven years, construction of a school building started in 2010 at Chariepora-Hapatnad village of Islamabad district has not been completed, forcing students to attend their classes in open, irrespective of weather conditions. There are 245 students on roll currently in the school. The contractor of the ...

- Kashmir Life - IN

CM's public outreach follow up: Govt cancels all teacher attachments of Gurez, Tulail areas

Srinagar As a follow up to the visit of Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti to Gurez on October 31, the Government has ordered cancellation of attachments and deployments of all teachers and masters posted in Gurez and working in other areas with immediate effect. In addition, the Government has also cancelled the attachments ...

- Kashmir Life - IN

Kashmir Cooperative turnover is Rs 48.48 Cr

Srinagar The Cooperative Department has registered a turnover of Rs 48.48 crore through its various business units in Kashmir division during the current fiscal so far, while as it has recovered an amount of Rs 3.31 crore from various stakeholders during the period, an official spokesman said. Giving details of the ...

- Kashmir Life - IN

Watch: Mumbai attack mastermind Hafiz Saeed walks free

Mumbai mastermind and Jamaat-ud-Dawah chief Hafiz Saeed has been released from house arrest in Lahore. Police guards have been removed from his residence where a large number of supporters gathered to celebrate the end of his house arrest. In his first address after being released, Saeed blamed India and the United States ...

- Yahoo! News - US

Hafiz freed in Pakistan, vows to fight for Kashmir

Lahore, Nov 24 Lashkar-e-Taiba founder Hafiz Saeed, accused by India and the US of masterminding the 2008 Mumbai massacre, was on Friday freed after 10 months of house arrest here and vowed to continue the "jihad" for Jammu and Kashmir's "independence". In an address to his supporters massed outside his Johar Town ...

- Yahoo! News - US

Hafiz freed in Pakistan, vows to fight for Kashmir

Lahore, Nov 24 Lashkar-e-Taiba founder Hafiz Saeed, accused of masterminding the 2008 Mumbai massacre, was on Friday freed after 10 months of house arrest here in Pakistan and immediately vowed to keep fighting for Jammu and Kashmir's "independence".In an address to his supporters massed outside his Johar Town residence, ...

- Sify - IN

Hafiz freed in Pakistan, vows to fight for Kashmir

Lahore, Nov 24 Lashkar-e-Taiba founder Hafiz Saeed, accused by India and the US of masterminding the 2008 Mumbai massacre, was on Friday freed after 10 months of house arrest here and vowed to continue the "jihad" for Jammu and Kashmir's "independence".In an address to his supporters massed outside his Johar Town residence, ...

- Sify - IN

'Saeed rearticulating agenda of terrorists in Pak'

Reacting sharply to Lashker-e-Taiba founder Hafiz Saeed’s latest declaration that he would continue to help Kashmiris achieve “freedom”, the home ministry on Friday termed it as yet another re-articulation of agenda of the "terrorist constituency" that thrives across the border.

- Times Of India - IN

Hafiz Saeed's is rearticulating agenda of terrorists thriving in Pakistan, says home ministry

Hafiz Saeed's comments on Kashmir are nothing but re-articulation of the agenda of terrorists who have "thrived" across the border, the home ministry said. The post Hafiz Saeed's is rearticulating agenda of terrorists thriving in Pakistan, says home ministry appeared first on Firstpost.

- Firstpost - IN

Hafiz Saeed walks free; vows to fight for 'Kashmir cause'

Mumbai attack mastermind and banned JuD chief Hafiz Saeed today walked free from house arrest and said he would gather people across Pakistan for the "cause of Kashmir" and try to help Kashmiris get their "destination of freedom".The Jamaat-ud-Dawah head, who carries a USD 10 million American bounty for his role in terror ...

- Deccan Herald - IN

Jammu and Kashmir interlocutor Dineshwar Sharma to visit ground zero of unrest, migrant camps

The Centre's special representative for a sustainable dialogue in Jammu and Kashmir Dineshwar Sharma will begin his second tour of the state during which he will visit migrant camps in Jammu as well as epicentres of unrest in the Valley.

- Zee News - IN

Mumbai attack mastermind Hafiz Saeed walks free, India lambasts Pakistan

Lahore: Mumbai mastermind and Jamaat-ud-Dawah chief Hafiz Saeed has been released from house arrest in Lahore.Police guards have been removed from his residence where a large number of supporters gathered to celebrate the end of his house arrest.His social media spokesman announced in a tweet that Hafiz Saeed is a free ...

- Sify - IN

Saeed walks free, says he will help Kashmiris

Mumbai attack mastermind and Jamaat-ud-Dawa chief Hafiz Saeed on Thursday walked from house arrest as a free man and moments after the release he said he will gather people across Pakistan for the "cause of Kashmir" and help the Kashmiris secure "freedom".

- Times Of India - IN

26/11 Mumbai attacks mastermind Hafiz Saeed walks free, vows to fight for the 'Kashmir cause'

JuD chief Hafiz Saeed walked free and moments after release he said he will gather people across Pakistan for the "cause of Kashmir" and help the Kashmiris secure "freedom". The post 26/11 Mumbai attacks mastermind Hafiz Saeed walks free, vows to fight for the 'Kashmir cause' appeared first on Firstpost.

- Firstpost - IN

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