updated 1:53 PM GMT, Nov 22, 2014

Geelani: stand firm on poll boycott

All Parties Hurriyat Conference chief Syed Ali Geelani Saturday took strong exception to the statement attributed to him that resistance leadership should not enforce an election boycott in Kashmir an

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BJP not to field candidate for Sopore

Putting speculations to rest that India's ruling BJP was eyeing the Sopore constituency in Kashmir valley, the saffron party has decided to not field candidate for the volatile constituency.

Ramesh Ar

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Hizb militant arrested in Sopore

A Hizbul Mujahideen militant was arrested by government forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Sopore town on Saturday, sources said here. 

They said Ajaz Ahmad, a Hizb militant, who was active in the area for

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End dynastic rule in Kashmir: Modi

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi Saturday exhorted people in this Jammu and Kashmir town to unshackle themselves from the yoke of dynastic rule and promised to make the state the "ultimate tourist

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Modi in Jammu for BJP campaign

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in this Jammu and Kashmir winter capital Saturday morning to campaign for the BJP in the Kishtwar assembly constituency.

After landing at Jammu airport, Mod

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AIP protests 'abduction, thrashing’ of worker

Scores of Awami Ittehad Party workers and supporters led by the party candidate for upcoming polls held a protest against alleged abduction and thrashing of its activist by Congress workers in north K

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BJP candidate stoned in Tral

The Bhartiya Janata Party candidate for volatile Tral area of south Kashmir’s Pulwom district on Friday afternoon.

Eyewitnesses said Avtar Singh, the BJP candidate for Tral assembly segment, started t

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Tral fight: driver held; strike observed

People Friday in Jammu and Kashmir's Tral town and adjoining areas observed complete shutdown to mourn the death of three militants who were killed in on Thursday evening during a gunfight.

Reports sa

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'RSS-backed' Jamaat luring Kashmiris to vote for BJP

A day after clerics of Kashmir alleged that Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh activists accompanying an ‘Islamic cleric’ tried to persuade them to vote for the BJP, one of the leading Islamic organizations

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Tral fight: police identify slian ultras

The Jammu and Kashmir police Friday said the identity of three militants killed in a brief gunfight in Pulwom district on Thursday has been ascertained. 

In a press release the police said the militan

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PDP leader escapes bid on life

A Peoples Democratic Party leader escaped a bid on life in Jammu and Kashmir's Kulgam district when a grenade hurled at this rally didn't explode, police officials told Kashmir Dispatch on Friday. 


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