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According to scientists, benzene concentrations are higher in colder areas and if the temperature drops in the coming days — which is expected — the levels are bound to rise.

An inquiry has been initiated against him both at JJ Hospital and at MRA Marg police station, where an FIR was lodged on Tuesday.

He ‘stalked’ 23-year-old Antara Das, told police he paid someone else to kill her.

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Jammu and Kashmir: Snow carnival to begin from January 22 in Gulmarg
Jammu and Kashmir: Snow carnival to begin from January 22 in Gulmarg

The snow carnival will be held at Gulmarg, Pahalgam and Patnitop resorts.

Will implement 7th pay commission recommendations from April 2018: J&K govt
Will implement 7th pay commission recommendations from April 2018: J&K govt

The maximum salary, as per the pay panel recommendations, is fixed at Rs 2.5 lakh for the Cabinet Secretary.

J&K: Opposition stages walkout from assembly
J&K: Opposition stages walkout from assembly

The members of Opposition including National Conference and Congress stood up from the seats and resorted to protests and sloganeering amid uproarious scenes in support of their demand for setting up of the Judicial commission.

J&K suffered Rs 16,000 crore loss during Kashmir unrest: Economic Survey 2016 report
J&K suffered Rs 16,000 crore loss during Kashmir unrest: Economic Survey 2016 report

On the issue of macro-economics costs, it said the conflict has reduced per capita GDP growth, FDI inflow, exports and trade flow in the state.

Jammu-Srinagar highway closed for third day
Jammu-Srinagar highway closed for third day

“The 300-km long highway is closed for vehicular traffic since Friday following snowfall and heavy rains at various places en route,” a Traffic Police officer said.

Independent MLA Abdul Rasheed stopped from visiting Rajouri, Poonch districts
Independent MLA Abdul Rasheed stopped from visiting Rajouri, Poonch districts

In February last year, Rasheed was attacked by some people carrying RSS and Bajrang Dal flags at Bamla who were armed with sticks and stones.

Kashmiri lawmaker Engineer Abdul Rashid seeks plebiscite
Kashmiri lawmaker Engineer Abdul Rashid seeks plebiscite

Rashid referred to vacant assembly seats for Pakistan Occupied Kashmir and asked the BJP what its solution was.

Separatist leader Masarat Alam Bhat released from Kathua Jail
Separatist leader Masarat Alam Bhat released from Kathua Jail

Separatist leader Masarat Alam Bhat, who has been in preventive custody under the Public Safety Act (PSA) since April 2015, was on Thursday released from Kathua Jail.

Demonetisation drive against working class: CPI(M)
Demonetisation drive against working class: CPI(M)

Criticizing the Centre’s demonetisation drive CPI (M) on Sunday accused the central government of pursuing anti-working class and pro corporate policies.

Army official ends life in Jammu using service weapon
Army official ends life in Jammu using service weapon

Major Anita Kumari, 36, ended her life with her service pistol.

HC restraints state govt from closing any school in J-K
HC restraints state govt from closing any school in J-K

The court also observed that the State Government is contemplating to rationalise 3000 schools in the State on the pretext of less number of students and more number of teachers working in schools.

Silencer-fitted weapon used in attack on Army camp in Nagrota
Silencer-fitted weapon used in attack on Army camp in Nagrota

Drones were pressed into the service which helped the snipers eliminate the terrorists inside the camp, the sources said.