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Suspected militants shot sisters dead in North Kashmir

Bureau Report Agence India Press Srinagar: Suspected militants late this evening shot dead two sisters of Muslim peer Sopore. Arifa, 20 and her sister 26 were kidnapped reportedly by militants from their house. “Sisters were kidnapped and later shot dead by militants,” a police official told Agence India Press. Panic gripped the area following the … Continue reading

Delhi hotels dirtiest in country: Findings

Taru Bhatia Agence India Press New Delhi: Delhi hotels may lose business manifold in lieu of unhygienic conditions and expensive rates. This is what is claimed by a survey led by a travel website TripAdvisery. The survey showed that two out of five filthiest hotels in India were located in New Delhi. It revealed that … Continue reading

A year after, Wamiq’s family committed to fight till justice

Staff Reporter Agence India Press Srinagar: Justice delayed is justice denied. This maxim aptly reflects most of the civilian killings’ in strife- torn Kashmir. Justice continues to elude family members of 13-year-old student Wamiq Farooq, who was killed in security forces’ action on January 31 last year. For past one year, family members of Wamiq … Continue reading

No let up in Cold conditions in Kashmir

Staff Reporter Agence India Press Srinagar: There is no let up in intense cold wave conditions in valley. The minimum temperatures across the Valley slipped further by at least two degrees while Ladakh region shivered at 12 degrees below the freezing point. In wake of the biting chill, woolens is still in summer capital and … Continue reading

PC to visit JK on Feb 3

Staff Reporter Agence India Press Srinagar: P. Chidambaram, Union Home minister will visit Jammu and Kashmir on February 3 to review the security situation and assess the political developments in the state. “Chidambaram will review the political situation in Kashmir. The union home minister will also take inputs of various groups in state on the … Continue reading

Candle-light march demands justice for Arushi

Staff Reporter Agence India Press New Delhi: Alleging that government has failed to deliver justice in much hyped Arushi Talwar murder case, Over 500 people on Sunday held a candle-light march in capital demanding stern punishment to the guilty. Demonstrators displayed placards and banners that read, “We Want justice”, “Deliver justice In Arushi case and … Continue reading

Govt to enhance employment avenues: Omar

Govt to enhance employment avenues: Omar Bureau Report Agence India Press Jammu: Realizing that the growing unemployment in the state was a serious challenge before the government to deal with, Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Sunday announced that state government is working towards expanding the orbit of employment opportunities for the youths in the state. … Continue reading

Indians march against corruption

Taru Bhatia Agence India Press New Delhi: Thousand of people on Sunday protested in capital against rising levels of corruption in the country. At least 5000 People form all age groups holding banners and shouting slogans, gathered at the Ramlila Ground, from where they walked to Jantar Mantar. Former Indian Police Service officer Kiran Bedi, … Continue reading

Country remembers Mahatma Gandhi on his 63rd death anniversary

Bureau Report Agence India Press New Delhi:The Country on Sunday paid homage to the father of nation,Mahatma Gandhi, on his 63rd death anniversy. A series of functions are being organized throughout the country to mark the occasion. In New Delhi, a march against corruption was taken out to mark the occasion from Ramlila Maidan.Many Eminent … Continue reading

Through gestures, few misspelled written words

Deaf & dumb tailoring trio earn livelihood for past over 2 decades Abrar Ahmad Agence India Press Srinagar: Where there is will, there is a way. No matter, even if numerous odds are in way to success, Strong will and sheer hard work enable a person achieve any feat in life. This aptly describes the … Continue reading

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