Monthly Archives: August 2017

Bhang cultivation destroyed in Pahalgam

Published by Kashmir News Trust Islamabad, Aug 31, 2017 / 6:19 pm   Police destroyed bhang cultivation spread over 25 kanals of land in Pahalgam township of Anantnag district. Anantnag  Police has launched a special drive against the contraband crops, and destroyed bhang cultivation spread over a vast patch of land at village Lidroo Pahalgam during a day-long operation. Police further …

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Benazir Bhato murder case: ATC acquits 5 accused, declares Musharraf an absconder

  Published by Kashmir News Trust Islamabad, Aug 31, 2017 / 5:32 pm Tahir Naseer An anti-terrorism court (ATC) in Rawalpindi announced the verdict in the Benazir Bhutto murder case on Thursday, acquitting five Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) suspects and announcing 17-year imprisonment for two police officials, Dawn reported on Thursday. The ATC also declared retired Gen Pervez Musharraf an absconder in the case. …

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Yasin Malik condemns slapping of yet another PSA on ailing Aasiya

Published by Kashmir News Trust Srinagar, Aug 31, 2017 / 5:25 pm Chairman Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) Muhammad Yasin Malik has strongly condemned the slapping of yet another public safety act on Ailing Dukhtaran Millat chairperson Mtr Syeda Asiya Andrabi and her associate Fehmida Sofi who after being slapped with PSA have been again shifted to Jammu jail today. Terming …

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Authorities to disallow Eid-ul-Azha prayers at TRC Ground

  Published by Kashmir News Trust Srinagar, Aug 31, 2017 / 2:55 pm  Authorities have decided not to allow Eid-ul-Azha prayers at TRC Ground here in Kashmir capital Srinagar.     Eid-ul-Azha, the festival of sacrifices falls on September 2 (Saturday).      Socio-religious organization had announced that it will organize Eid-ul-Azha congregational prayers at TRC Ground Srinagar.     An official from …

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Schools  in Rajouri to remain closed for next three days

  Published by Kashmir News Trust Rajouri, Aug 31, 2017 / 2:10 pm The district authorities in the frontier district of Rajouri have closed all educational institutions for the next three days “keeping in mind the safety of the citizens.” Rajouri’s Deputy Commissioner Shahid Choudhary took to Twitter and announced, “Schools along LoC in Nowshera shall remain closed for next …

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Thrice: SMC demolished illegal structure at Shalteng

Published by Kashmir News Trust Srinagar, Aug 30, 2017 / 6:00 pm Taking strong note of a complaint, Srinagar Municipal Corporation (SMC) demolished a concrete structure that had come up illegally at Shalteng area of Srinagar city. “It was the third time that we demolished this structure as the owner who wants to raise a building was continuously resorting to …

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