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5 live bombs found along LoC in Poonch

5 live bombs found along LoC in Poonch

Feb 29: A major tragedy was averted after security forces detected and defused five live bombs in a village along the Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch district. The live bombs were found at village Azmabad close to the LoC in Mandi area of the district yesterday, a police officer said here today. On Friday,

LPEF urges Guv to release 6% DA to employees

Feb 23: All J&K Low Paid Employees’ Federation (LPEF) has stressed upon Governor NN Vohra to release 6% DA installment from July 2015 in favour of State Government employees and pensioners. Addressing largely attended meetings of employees at Sunderbani and Rajouri, LPEF president, Abdul Majid Khan, made an appeal to Governor NN Vohra for releasing

BJP activists stage protest

Feb 20: A large number of BJP activists today held protest demonstration near Parade Market here against the anti-national activities at JNU and other places in the country. The BJP workers led by senior party leader Pardeep Sharma and some BJYM activists assembled near Parade Ground Market and started protest demonstration. They were shouting slogans

One more suspected ISI agent arrested from J&K

According to reports, the suspected agent, whose name is Sajjid Hussain, was receiving money from Pakistan’s spy agency. In last three months the National Intelligence Agency (NIA) and the Anti Terrorism Squad (ATS) across India have arrested more than 12 ISI agents, who had been working on the payroll of the Pakistani agency and had

Indo-Pak armies exchange sweets on R-Day

The armies of India and Pakistan on Tuesday exchanged sweets to celebrate the former’s Republic Day in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir. “The troops of India and Pakistan exchanged sweets at Poonch-Rawalakot Crossing Point,” said a Jammu-based army spokesperson. He added that sweets were also exchanged at Mendhar–Hot Spring Crossing Point in Krishna Ghati

Rs 15,500 fine imposed on traders

Under the supervision of Assistant Controller, Kewal Krishan, a team of officials from Legal Metrology Poonch conducted surprise raids at various trade establishments of Surankote and its adjoining areas and imposed a fine of Rs 15,500 on the defaulters. The team used dummy customers to detect various anti-consumer practices adopted by some traders to earn

BSNL services remain hit for hours in Rajouri-Poonch

The BSNL network including internet services remained affected for hours in Rajouri and Poonch area today putting thousands of  people to hardships. With the break down in the system at around 10 am in the morning, the internet, mobile  and  landline telephone service in Rajouri and many parts of Poonch including Mendhar and Surankote got

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