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J&K Govt grants 3-day leave to Migrant, PM Package employees for celebrating Mahashivratri

SRINAGAR (KIMS) — The General Administration Department (GAD), Government of Jammu and Kashmir on Friday granted 3-day special leave to Jammu based Migrant and PM Package employees working in Kashmir in view of ‘Mahashivratri’. According to an order, “The special casual leave will be granted to the employees who desire to celebrate ‘Mahashivratri’ with their […]

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Kashmiri journalist Asif Sultan arrested two days after being released from five-year detention

SRINAGAR — Kashmiri journalist Asif Sultan was arrested on Thursday night, two days after he was released from a five-year detention, PTI reported. Sultan was arrested in connection with a case filed under the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act, according to The Wire. On Tuesday, the award-winning journalist was released from Uttar Pradesh’s Ambedkar Nagar district […]

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Govt extends Winter vacation in Kashmir Schools by 2 days; Classwork to resume on March 4

SRINAGAR (KIMS) — In view of the weather advisory issued by the Meteorological Department (MeT), the Directorate of School Education, Kashmir (DSEK) on Thursday extended the Winter vacation in all Schools of Kashmir division by two more days. The Directorate of School Education, Kashmir (DSEK) in a notification said, “The classwork in all Government and […]

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Army douses fire of residential house, prevented Mosque from catching fire in Pulwama

PULWAMA [Sheikh Nadeem]  (KIMS) — The joint efforts of Indian Army and Jammu and Kashmir Fire and Emergency Service Department on Tuesday extinguished fire in a residential house and prevented damage to the nearby Mosque in Panzgam village of Pulwama district in South Kashmir. Reports reaching Kashmir Independent Media Service – KIMS said that the […]

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Education Empowerment: Elixir Foundation Supports Pulwama’s Underprivileged Youth

PULWAMA [Mudasir Maqbool] (KIMS) — Elixir Foundation, J&K Unit, organized an event in South Kashmir’s Townhall in Pulwama district where they distributed stationary items to underprivileged children from Pulwama and this heartwarming initiative aimed to support 80 students from various villages in the area who are unable to afford basic school supplies. The event was […]

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Militancy Funding Case: SIA files charge sheet against three including Pakistan-based militant

SRINAGAR — The Kashmir unit of State Investigation Agency (SIA) on Friday filed a charge sheet against three people, including a Pakistan-based militant, in a special court in Kulgam district in a case related to promoting secessionist ideologies. “The SIA Kashmir filed a charge sheet against Sarjan Barkati (alias Sarjan Ahmad Wagay), his wife and […]