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Pak must implement announcements expeditiously: MEA on Kartarpur corridor

On November 28, Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan laid the foundation stone of the corridor on the Pakistani side while on November 26, Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu and Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh laid its foundation stone in Punjab's Gurdaspur.

J&K government announces financial assistance to toddler with pellet injury

The State Human Rights Commission on Tuesday had sought a report from the J-K Police and the administration, asking them to file a detailed report on the pellet injury of the victim

JK: Jawan, two militants killed in Kulgam encounter

An encounter between militants and security forces is underway in Kulgam district in Jammu and Kashmir.

Shahid Afridi is right, Pakistan can't handle its own country, how will they manage Kashmir: Rajnath Singh

Shahid Afridi had earlier stirred a hornet's nest when he said "Pakistan doesn’t need Kashmir, as it cannot manage its own four provinces" and imposed that Kashmir be given "independence"

Aijaz Khan's Hamid wins hearts at 2018 Dharamshala International Film Festival

Hamid became the closing feature of 2018 Dharamshala International Film Festival after the organisers decided to drop Ere Gowda's debut directorial venture Balekempa following sexual harassment allegations against him.

J&K: Two villagers awarded 25-year prison term for raping minor two years ago

Both the accused were also awarded three years rigorous imprisonment for abducting the victim, besides a fine of Rs 60,000 each. Both the sentences shall run concurrently, Principal Sessions Judge Zabair Ahmed Raza said.

Kashmir: Two militants, soldier killed in ongoing encounter in Sopore

A police official said search operation turned into an encounter after the militants fired on the search party of the forces, who retaliated.

Love song for the Valley

Hegdekar, who works as a music teacher with Shankar Mahadevan Academy, became a viral sensation among Kashmiri locals after her first song in Koshur garnered over three lakh views.

On The Shelf: Dies irae and Caste in Stone

Perhaps the most engaging chapter, and the most politically and analytically significant in the times we live in, is the one on “Hateful Polarisation”. In it, Devadas points to the gradual and deepening dialogue of extremes, of the diminishing room for understanding and nuance.

J&K urban local body polls HIGHLIGHTS: Jammu registers 80 per cent voter turnout, Kashmir 3.4 per cent

J&K urban local body polls HIGHLIGHTS: Over 1,000 candidates are in the fray for the second phase, and security arrangements have been put in place for smooth conduct of the voting process, according to the officials. 

Kashmir Videos

J&K political drama: Omar Abdullah, Mehbooba Mufti find themselves in a strange situation

National Conference chief Omar Abdullah said that PDP and NC coming together is not the best idea for mainstream politics in J&K. But today, both he and PDP chief Mehbooba Mufti find themselves in a strange situation.

On Kashmir, Modi invokes Vajpayee. Says using bullets is not the way forward

Modi also spoke about reduced instances of violence in northeast India and gave credit to the Army, Centre and state governments for repealing of AFSPA in Tripura, Meghalaya and parts of Arunachal Pradesh. See more: https://bit.ly/2M2t86i

Photos Of The Day: Encounter With Militants In Kupwara’s Halmatpora In Jammu & Kashmir

An encounter broke out in the Arampora area of the district on Tuesday after security forces launched an operation in the wake of militants opening fire at an Army patrol party.

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