Monday, May 22, 2017 | 8:35 PM


Eminent J&K residents write to Indian president; seek dialogue on Kashmir

Sunday, May 21, 2017

In a memorandum to the President of India, a group of eminent residents of J&K have sought initiation of dialogue for lasting solution of Kashmir dispute. The group comprises of academics, doctors, advocates, journalists from all the three regions of the State and from different religious groups.

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TV sting fallout: Geelani suspends Nayeem Khan from Hurriyat Conference

Sunday, May 21, 2017

Amidst the controversy over the sting operation by a TV news channel, All Parties Hurriyat Conference chairman Syed Ali Geelani Saturday suspended Nayeem Khan-led National Front from the resistance grouping.

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‘Shame’: After 16 years in Jail, Indian court acquits Kashmiri scholar

Sunday, May 21, 2017

Former Aligarh Muslim University scholar Gulzar Ahmed Wani will walk out of jail after 16 years with an Uttar Pradesh court Saturday acquitting him of all the charge of having orchestrated the Sabarmati Express blast in 2000 that claimed nine lives.

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Policeman runs away with four rifles in central Kashmir’s Budgam

Sunday, May 21, 2017

A policeman posted at Food Corporation of India’s guard room in central Kashmir’s Budgam district on Saturday evening decamped with four assault rifles.

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LoC face-off: ‘2 militants, 2 soldiers killed’

Sunday, May 21, 2017

Two militants and two soldiers were killed in an ongoing encounter near Line of Control (LoC) in Kupwara district on Saturday, officials said.

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New Delhi mulls ban on Hurriyat: Mirwaiz

Sunday, May 21, 2017

Hurriyat Conference (M) chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq Saturday said Government of India was chalking out a plan to ban Hurriyat Conference and that is why Indian media was spewing venom against pro-freedom leadership.

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