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  1. Women protest against non stop braid chopping incidents in Maisuma- KO photo Faisal Bhat
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    Braid Chopping: Mystery Deepens; Panic Mounts, Police Clueless

    People in many areas had sleepless nights with wild rumours making rounds. Police on the other hand remained adamant ruling out criminal angle and dismissing allegations that the security agencies

  1. When We Caught a Braid Chopper!

    New Alibi to Settle Scores: Police

    People are requested not to fall prey to rumours and let me make it clear that strict legal action will be taken against attention seekers in the garb of braid chopping.

  2. At different places people have formed small groups to keep a vigil for the entire night.

    Form Vigilante Committees: Hurriyat

    Hurriyat Conference led by Syed Ali Geelani Monday expressed deep concern over the increasing braid chopping incidents and said that it has given rise to scare and fear as now burglary

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    KEG Calls for Revamp of Information Department

    “The department has degraded itself into a fief with apparently self-projection as the sole business. There is complete collapse of communication...

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    PDP Activist Shot Dead in Shopian

    Police said that the militants fired upon Mohammad Ramzan Sheikh (50) near his residence at Huomhuna, Imamsahab at around 8:05 pm. “The gunmen took...

  3. SHRC directs Govt to pay 5 lakh compensation to Safakadal firing victim

    Govt Actions Can’t Be Discriminatory: HC

    The government actions have a public element and there should be fairness and equality in all provinces of the society, the Jammu and Kashmir High...

  4. Car Rolls Down into Chenab, 4 Killed

    Family of 5 Killed in Doda Mishap

    Five members of a family were killed when a car they were travelling in rolled down a gorge in Doda district of Kashmir on Monday evening.Police...

  5. 2) Police in Jammu and Kashmir on Monday claimed to have arrested two militants and an over-ground worker of the Hizb-ul-Mujahideen allegedly involved in Saturday Kulgam attack in which a policeman was killed. Photo-Faisal Bhat/KO

    Top Security Brass Repeats Surrender Offer

    IGP Kashmir, Munir Khan said that forces are ready to accept surrender of local militants even during gunfights and would be provided every support...

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