News And Features

20 Injured in Protests After Eid Prayers in Kashmir

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SRINAGAR: Twenty people, including some security personnel, were injured as anti-Israel protests broke out in some parts of Srinagar after Eid-ul-Fitr prayers. The trouble started immediately after Eid prayers were over at Eidgah and other...

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Eid-ul-Fitr Celebrated With Religious Fervour in Kashmir

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SRINAGAR: Eid-ul-Fitr, marking the end of holy fasting month of Ramzan was today celebrated throughout the Kashmir valley with religious fervour and gaiety. Congregations were held at Eidgahs, Jamia mosques, open fields and other religious places in the Valley, where the weather remained dry...

Kashmir Reeling Under Humid Weather Despite Heavy Rains

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SRINAGAR: Weather in the Kashmir Valley remained humid and hot despite heavy rains late last night. The Valley experienced strong winds, thunderstorm and moderate to heavy rain flooded majority roads last night. Moderate to rather heavy rain or thunder showers would occur at many places over...

Posted 2 days ago.

Alleged Sacrilegious Act in Kathua, 3 Shops Torched

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JAMMU: Tension gripped the remote Billawer-Bani area of Kathua district over an alleged 'Sacrilegious Act,' while three shops were set ablaze after the members of two communities clashed here today. A group of villagers in remote Phoond area on Bani Road, this morning noticed some members of...

Posted 2 days ago.

England Allow Cricketer Moeen Ali to Keep Wearing Gaza and Palestine Wristbands

Andy Wilson Ageas Bowl: England are happy for Moeen Ali to wear “Save Gaza” and “Free Palestine” wristbands during the remainder of the third Test and beyond, despite an International Cricket Council ban on players displaying political messages. The ICC has launched...

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Tech & Business

Gulmarg Gandola Earns Rs 27 cr, Makhdoom Sahib ropeway Rs.8.42 lakh

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SRINAGAR: The Gulmarg Gandola Cable Car (GGCC) has earned Rs 27.06 crore while the Makhdoom sahib ropeway Rs 8.42 lakhs during the first...

Centre Approves Rs 1300 Cr For Phase-11 Under RGGVY For J&K

SRINAGAR: The Centre has approved an amount of Rs 1,300 crore for implementation of Phase-II under RGGVY in Jammu and Kashmir. Principal Secretary...

Scientist Claims Technology To Take Over Humans by 2045

MELLBOURNE: Physicist Louis Del Monte has claimed that humans would be taken over by the new artificial intelligence (AI) technology in the next 30...

Wildlife & Environment

Black Bear Found Dead In South Kashmir

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SRINAGAR: A black bear was found dead under suspicious circumstances in south Kashmir Shopian, police said. They said a bear was found...

Now Govt Admits Kashmir’s Sewage Flows Into Jhelum

Admission comes after High Court seeks comprehensive report on sources polluting the...

Water Tiger: Kashmir Loses Mahseer, Its Pride Fish

Kainaat Mushtaq SRINAGAR: The Mahseer, known among Kashmiri anglers as "tiger in the water", all but vanished after Pakistan...

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Blast From The Past

Arab 'holy warriors' eye Kashmir for their next war

MUZAFFARABAD, July 30 (1992): After sharing the honours of victory in the Afghan war, thousands of radical Arab Moslems are looking for a new front to carry on their holy war. Unwanted at home, their next stop could be a short...

Opinion

Omar Abdullah’s Six Year Rule: The Shrinking Of a Chief Minister

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He came promising hope, and is now going into elections fighting charges of an ineffective regime...

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