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Ieshan Bashir Wani

Wion Correspondent, J&K

Home Minister Amit Shah visits family of slain Jammu & Kashmir inspector, reviews security situation

Amit Shah also chaired a review meeting over law & order situation in Jammu and Kashmir

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Home Minister Amit Shah reviews security preparations for Amarnath Yatra, gives strong directions to security forces

This is Amit Shah's first visit to J&K as Home Minister. The annual Amarnath Yatra will commence from July 1, officials informed.

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Jaish terrorist killed in encounter in north Kashmir’s Baramulla

Acting on credible inputs about the presence of terrorists in the area, a joint team of the Indian army and Jammu and Kashmir police cordoned the area, to look for the hiding terrorists

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Jammu and Kashmir: 4 terrorists, 10 security personnel killed in 7 days 

The latest casualty came in Anantnag where security forces gunned down Sajjad Maqbool Bhat and Tawseef Ahmad Bhat, both affiliated with Jaish-e-Mohammed terror outfit. Rifleman Anil Kumar Jaswal…

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Jammu and Kashmir: Army officer, terrorist killed in Anantnag encounter

Sources in the Army said that the captain rank officer was killed when a terrorist opened fire at him while three others including a major rank officer suffered injuries.

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Attack on security personnel in Anantnag carried out on behest of Pakistan, security for Amarnath Yatra foolproof: J&K Governor

Advisor to Governor said that there are some claims made and name of Al Umar outfit has been mentioned.

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Jammu and Kashmir: Governor asks youth to shun violence, presents administration's report card

The Governor urged the people in India to visit Kashmir valley as there was no fear and people were welcoming. 

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Jammu and Kashmir: Terrorists attack police party in Anantnag; five CRPF personnel, one terrorist killed

Station House Officer of Anantnag Police Station, Arshad Ahmed, was injured in the attack and has been shifted to Srinagar for treatment. 

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Tourism in Kashmir faces tough time, players hopeful of revival

The tourism players are seeing no hope of revival amid the several cancellations by tour groups. 

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Jammu and Kashmir: Army man shot dead by terrorists, two cops missing

Terrorists opened fire on Manzoor Ahmad Beg at Sadoora village of south Kashmir's Anantnag district. 

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J&K: Fresh encounter erupts in Pulwama, two killed in Shopian

Sources told WION that Jaish terrorists, two to three in number, have been trapped and the exchange of gunfire was ongoing. 

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Kashmir man who joined ISIS surrenders, claims family; hopeful of return

According to his family, Adil married a Dutch national and had a five-year-old son, who died during a battle due to starvation.

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Meet the 'pickle king of Kashmir' who makes 100 varieties

He claims some of his mouth-watering pickles are medically beneficial and can cure diseases.

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Top terror commander of al-Qaeda affiliate Zakir Musa killed, curfew imposed in parts of Kashmir 

Following a tip-off about the presence of terrorists, a joint team of Army, Jammu and Kashmir police conducted a search operation on Thursday evening in Dadsara village which led to an encounter…

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Lok Sabha election results 2019: National Conference sweeps Kashmir, BJP seals Jammu and Ladakh division

National Conference President and four-time J&K Chief Minister Farooq Abdullah, who sought re-election, won comfortably from Srinagar-Budgam parliamentary seat, defeating Peoples Democratic…

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