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  • Jammu and Kashmir: Royals and government battles it out for Raj Bhawan

    Principal sessions court Jammu issued notices to chief secretary and others asking them to file their objections to the suit filed by Hari-Tara Charitable Trust through its trustee Dr Karan Singh seeking evacuation of the winter home of the Jammu and Kashmir governor.

    Friday, 24 April 2015 - 6:45am
  • Masarat Alam booked for waging war against the state

    The Mufti Mohammad Sayeed government has booked the Hurriyat hardliner and face of 2010 'Azadi' groundswell Masarat Alam for waging war against the state, an offence which is punishable by the death penalty or life imprisonment.

    Thursday, 23 April 2015 - 7:25am
  • Fresh unrest stares at Kashmir after police firing kills teenager

    This incident has fuelled fresh fears of another slump in tourism at a time when the industry was expecting a good inflow of visitors post-rains and floods in the Kashmir valley.

    Sunday, 19 April 2015 - 5:00am
  • Mufti Mohammad Sayeed government gives in, arrests Masarat Alam after releasing him a month ago

    Police said he was arrested for his seditious activities of instigating the crowd

    Saturday, 18 April 2015 - 6:05am
  • Pakistan flag row: Pressure mounts on Mufti Mohammad Sayeed to arrest Masarat Alam

    Pressure is mounting on Mufti Mohammad Sayeed government to arrest Hurriyat hardliner Masarat Alam who has said he would not be bogged down by police cases and pro-Pakistan slogans would be raised in future rallies too.

    Friday, 17 April 2015 - 7:20am
  • Srinagar: SAS Geelani leads pro-Pak rally; Masarat Alam calls for J&K's merger with Pakistan

    The rally was organised by hard-line faction of Hurriyat Conference to welcome Geelani, who returned to Srinagar after spending months in New Delhi. It was after a long time that Geelani was allowed by the government to hold the rally in the heart of Srinagar.

    Thursday, 16 April 2015 - 7:15am
  • No eyeball to eyeball, it's Baisakhi in Ladakh

    The border personal meeting included the ceremonial address by both the delegation leaders. The delegations exchanged greetings wishes and presented vote of thanks to each other "reflected the mutual desire of maintaining and improving relations at the functional level on the border".

    Wednesday, 15 April 2015 - 7:34am
  • Pandit settlements: It's Jammu vs Kashmir again

    The purported composite townships for migrant pandits have divided the state of Jammu and Kashmir on regional and religious lines akin to 2008 when people of both regions launched two separate agitations for and against the transfer of 39.88 hectares of forest land to Shri Amarnath Shrine Board (...

    Sunday, 12 April 2015 - 7:28am
  • No townships for Pandits as Mufti Mohammad Sayeed gives in to separatists

    Bowing to separatists’ threats of agitation against the composite townships for Kashmiri Pandits, the Mufti Mohammad Sayeed government on Wednesday did an about turn saying the Kashmiri migrants would be reintegrated into their native place as a part of the society and not an isolated...

    Thursday, 9 April 2015 - 8:27am
  • Avalanche in Chang La pass kills two soldiers

    A massive snow avalanche hit an army convoy killing two soldiers and injuring two others at Chang La pass in the cold desert of Ladakh on Friday evening. Two other soldiers are reported to be missing and massive rescue operations have been launched to trace them.

    Sunday, 5 April 2015 - 7:00am