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Republic Day-2019,Full dress rehearsal held across Kashmir

In connection with the celebration of 70th Republic-Day, full dress rehearsal was held at all the district headquarters of the Kashmir valley on Tuesday. At Srinagar, the full-dress rehearsal was held at the Sher-i-Kashmir Stadium whereat Divisional Commissioner, Kashmir, Baseer Ahmad Khan, unfurled the national flag, inspected the parade and took the salute at the […]

180 kg poppy straw seized from oil tanker, driver held

The Jammu and Kashmir Police Monday seized 180 kilograms of poppy husk from an oil tanker in Samba district of the state. Acting on a tip-off, a police team intercepted the tanker at Tapyal village on Jammu-Pathankot highway and during its search found poppy straw concealed in one of its empty chambers, a police officer […]

Funeral prayers in absentia held for slain Sopore militants in PaK: TuM

The funeral prayers in absentia were offered at Pakistan-administered Kashmir (PaK) after Friday prayers for the militants killed in a gunfight with government forces in Brath Kalan area of Sopore in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district last night. Tehreek-ul-Mujahideen chief and United Jihad Council (UJC) secretary general Sheikh Jameel-ur-Rehman in a statement issued to GNS paid […]

Man held for raping 3-yr-old daughter

A man accused of raping his three-year-old daughter was arrested from here Friday, a police officer said. The incident took place on October 28 night when his wife left his house after a quarrel. He was in an inebriated state, Assistant Commissioner of Police Shamsher Singh said. Following the quarrel, the woman went to her […]

Flesh trade racket busted in Maharashtra, three held

Three persons, including two women, were arrested for allegedly running a prostitution racket at Mira Road in Thane district of Maharashtra, police said on Saturday. The arrests were made by the Thane district rural police following a raid at a massage parlour-cum-saloon at Mira Road on Thursday, in which five girls were also rescued. Assistant […]