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Decclan Chronicle
In photos: MS Dhoni plays with budding cricketers in Kashmir, gives them vital tipsSrinagar: Former India captain MS Dhoni, who holds an honorary rank of Lieutena
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 10 minutes ago
Srinagar: Former India captain MS Dhoni, who holds an honorary rank of Lieutenant Colonel in the Army, interacted with budding cricketers in the Uri town of north Kashmir's Baramulla district and emphasised on the need to focus on fitness. "Lt Col... Read more
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asianage
23-old Army jawan's bullet-ridden body found in pool of blood at ShopianSrinagar: A bullet-ridden body of a 23- year-old man, reportedly working for th
asianage / Posted an hour ago
Srinagar: A bullet-ridden body of a 23- year-old man, reportedly working for the Army, was recovered on Wednesday from south Kashmir's Shopian district, the police said. The body has been identified as that of Irfan Ahmad Dar, a resident of Sezan... Read more
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The Hindu
Mercury rises in Kashmir Valley, Jammu regionwhich is one of the base camps for the annual Amarnath Yatra, registered the mi
The Hindu / Posted an hour ago
which is one of the base camps for the annual Amarnath Yatra, registered the minimum of minus 0.2 degree Celsius . Srinagar, the summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir, recorded the minimum temperature of 1.3 degrees Celsius, up by over four... Read more
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'Captain Cool' in Kashmir: Dhoni to cheer players at Chinar Cricket Premium League finaleCaptain and current player Lt Col MS Dhoni at the venue as Chief Guest”, said C
dna / Posted 5 hours ago
Captain and current player Lt Col MS Dhoni at the venue as Chief Guest”, said Colonel Rajesh Kalia, defence spokesman at Srinagar. During his visit, Dhoni is expected to interact with the young budding cricketers and share his experience with... Read more
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Pakistani LeT militant captured alive in North Kashmir’s Handwaraoperation by army and Jammu and Kashmir police in Magam forests today”, said Co
dna / Posted 16 hours ago
operation by army and Jammu and Kashmir police in Magam forests today”, said Colonel Rajesh Kalia, defence spokesman at Srinagar. The militant, sources said, was part of the same group which was neutralized by the security forces on November... Read more
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Central Chronicle
MS Dhoni visits Army Public School in SrinagarAgencies, Srinagar Cricketer M S Dhoni paid a surprise visit to Army Public Sc
Central Chronicle / Posted 20 hours ago
Agencies, Srinagar Cricketer M S Dhoni paid a surprise visit to Army Public School (APS) in summer capital, Srinagar, much to the delight to students and teachers who shook hands and took selfie with him. Though the visit of Dhoni was kept secret,... Read more
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Boston Globe
Autumn scenesRUMPENHORST/AFP/Getty Images) Kashmiri boys play with fallen leaves along a pa
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
RUMPENHORST/AFP/Getty Images) Kashmiri boys play with fallen leaves along a path flanked by Maple trees during Autumn in Srinagar on Nov. 13. (TAUSEEF MUSTAFA/AFP/Getty Images) Autumn colours are reflected in Derwentwater in the Lake District at... Read more
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asianage
First-time stone pelters to be set freeSrinagar: The Jammu and Kashmir government on Thursday announced amnesty to fir
asianage / Posted yesterday
Srinagar: The Jammu and Kashmir government on Thursday announced amnesty to first-time stone pelters and said that FIRs registered against more than 4,500 youth will be reviewed within 10 days, paving the way for their freedom from detention. “It... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
In pics: Lt Colonel MS Dhoni pays surprise visit to Army Public School in SrinagarSrinagar: Team India cricketer Mahendra Singh Dhoni made a surprise visit to Ar
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
Srinagar: Team India cricketer Mahendra Singh Dhoni made a surprise visit to Army Public School here on Wednesday. Dhoni, who holds a honory rank of Lt. Colonel in the Indian Army, interacted with students of the school, where he spoke on the... Read more
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asianage
Four J&K dads write to Malala Yousafzai for sons’ justiceSrinagar: Four fathers whose sons were killed in security forces’ actions durin
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
Srinagar: Four fathers whose sons were killed in security forces’ actions during the summer 2010 unrest in the Valley have written to Malala Yousafzai, the youngest Nobel Prize laureate from Pakistan, to seek justice. Calling themselves “survivors... Read more
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Army jawan killed in clash with militants at LoC in J&K's KupwaraSrinagar: An Army jawan was killed while foiling an infiltration bid from acros
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
Srinagar: An Army jawan was killed while foiling an infiltration bid from across the Line of Control (LoC) in Keran sector of Kupwara district of Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday. Earlier, a militant was gunned down by the security forces during a... Read more
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Has ISIS succeeded in making inroads in Kashmir? Centre says noSrinagar: Has the Islamic State group, also known as ISIS, succeeded in making
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
Srinagar: Has the Islamic State group, also known as ISIS, succeeded in making inroads in Kashmir? The authorities in Srinagar said a categorical ‘no’ when sought a reply. “I don’t think ISIS has any footprints here,” said Jammu and Kashmir’s... Read more
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Anti Terrorist Front India announces Rs 21 lakh bounty for Farooq Abdullah's tongue"against" the RSS. Front national president Viresh Shandilya also demanded imm
dna / Posted 3 days ago
"against" the RSS. Front national president Viresh Shandilya also demanded immediate investigation and arrest of the Srinagar MP. "Farooq has been speaking against the RSS and supporting Pakistan and insulted India in his recent remarks," he... Read more
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asianage
New Delhi failed to engage with sentiments in Kashmir: Farooq AbdullahSrinagar: Opposition National Conference (NC) president and former Chief Minist
asianage / Posted 3 days ago
Srinagar: Opposition National Conference (NC) president and former Chief Minister, Farooq Abdullah, on Tuesday said that successive governments at the Centre have failed to engage with the sentiment in Kashmir. He also asserted that it was the ‘moral... Read more
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The Hindu
First-time offenders to go scot-free in J&Kgave a preliminary report to Home Minister Rajnath Singh regarding the feedback
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
gave a preliminary report to Home Minister Rajnath Singh regarding the feedback he got from meeting several delegations in Srinagar and Jammu. “The misguided youth who became first-time offenders in the recent law and order situations because of... Read more
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New York Daily News
3 militants, Indian commando killed in fighting in KashmirSRINAGAR, India (AP) — In a surge in fighting between government forces and reb
New York Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
SRINAGAR, India (AP) — In a surge in fighting between government forces and rebels seeking an end of Indian rule over Kashmir, at least three suspected rebels and an army commando were killed Tuesday in two separate gunbattles in the disputed region,... Read more
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Delhi HC refuses to pass order against Farooq Abdullah over PoK remarksDelhi-based Maulana Ansar Raza, who claims to be a social activist, seeking "im
dna / Posted 3 days ago
Delhi-based Maulana Ansar Raza, who claims to be a social activist, seeking "immediate investigation" and "arrest" of the Srinagar MP alleging that he has favoured Pakistan and insulted India. The bench disposed of Raza's plea, saying it was not... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Delhi HC refuses to pass order against Farooq Abdullah over PoK remarksDelhi-based Maulana Ansar Raza, who claims to be a social activist, seeking “im
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 4 days ago
Delhi-based Maulana Ansar Raza, who claims to be a social activist, seeking “immediate investigation” and “arrest” of the Srinagar MP alleging that he has favoured Pakistan and insulted India. The bench disposed of Raza’s plea, saying it was not... Read more
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Delhi HC disposes off plea against Farooq Abdullah over PoK remarks, asks petitioner to approach MEA, MHADelhi-based Maulana Ansar Raza who claims to be a social activist, had sought '
dna / Posted 4 days ago
Delhi-based Maulana Ansar Raza who claims to be a social activist, had sought 'immediate investigation' and 'arrest' of the Srinagar MP alleging that he has favoured Pakistan and insulted India. It alleged that Abdullah has been making "such... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Three LeT terrorists from Pakistan killed in north Kashmir encounter: Policeabout the presence of militants. “Contact with militants was established early
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 4 days ago
about the presence of militants. “Contact with militants was established early morning,’’ an official said. Army’s Srinagar based Chinar Corp, however, confirmed the killing of only two militants. The operation, according to the army... Read more
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Boston Globe
Autumn scenesRUMPENHORST/AFP/Getty Images) Kashmiri boys play with fallen leaves along a pa
Boston Globe / Posted 4 days ago
RUMPENHORST/AFP/Getty Images) Kashmiri boys play with fallen leaves along a path flanked by Maple trees during Autumn in Srinagar on Nov. 13. (TAUSEEF MUSTAFA/AFP/Getty Images) Autumn colours are reflected in Derwentwater in the Lake District at... Read more
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No Indian Muslim who believes in Islam will allow ISIS to have a base in the country: Rajnath Singhsaid. His remarks came in wake of claims that the global terror outfit was inv
dna / Posted 4 days ago
said. His remarks came in wake of claims that the global terror outfit was involved in an attack on security forces in Srinagar on November 17 in which a terrorist, Mugees, was killed and a sub-inspector, Imran Tak, lost his life. The... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
50 of the most amazing photos taken in 2017Jilani, a Sufi saint, being displayed at his shrine on the occasion of his deat
Stamford Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
Jilani, a Sufi saint, being displayed at his shrine on the occasion of his death anniversary, on a cold winter morning in Srinagar, on January 10, 2017.Danish Ismail /ReutersA commuter jumps between trains upon arrival at a station, to attend... Read more
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Connecticut Post
50 of the most amazing photos taken in 2017Jilani, a Sufi saint, being displayed at his shrine on the occasion of his deat
Connecticut Post / Posted 4 days ago
Jilani, a Sufi saint, being displayed at his shrine on the occasion of his death anniversary, on a cold winter morning in Srinagar, on January 10, 2017.Danish Ismail /ReutersA commuter jumps between trains upon arrival at a station, to attend... Read more
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The Hindu
CRPF offers helpline to let J&K local militants returnto establish contact, CRPF Inspector General Zulfiquar Hasan told The Hindu on
The Hindu / Posted 4 days ago
to establish contact, CRPF Inspector General Zulfiquar Hasan told The Hindu on Monday. Mr. Hasan, IG Operations in Srinagar said the helpline, launched earlier this year, has received more than 70,000 calls. “Since it is an established... Read more
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No authoritative info on presence of Islamic state in J&K: Home Ministrycomment came in the wake of claims that the global terror organization was invo
dna / Posted 4 days ago
comment came in the wake of claims that the global terror organization was involved in an encounter with security forces in Srinagar wherein a terrorist, identified as Mugees, was killed and a sub-inspector, Imran Tak, lost his life. 'Amaq', which... Read more
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asianage
Parents' appeal bear fruit: Another youth in Kashmir shuns militancySrinagar: Another youth in Kashmir has shun militancy and returned home after y
asianage / Posted 4 days ago
Srinagar: Another youth in Kashmir has shun militancy and returned home after young Kashmiri footballer Majid Irshad Khan surrendered before the Army merely nine days after joining Lashkar-e-Taiba. “He has neither surrendered before the security... Read more
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In a first, IS owns up a terror attack in Kashmirof investigation. Amaq News Agency of Islamic State has claimed that they carr
dna / Posted 5 days ago
of investigation. Amaq News Agency of Islamic State has claimed that they carried out the attack in the Zakura area of Srinagar on November 17. A police sub-inspector was killed and an SPO injured in the attack. In retaliatory action, one... Read more
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Central Chronicle
190 militants killed since January200 still active in Kashmir: Lt Gen Sandhu Agencies, Srinagar As many as 190
Central Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
200 still active in Kashmir: Lt Gen Sandhu Agencies, Srinagar As many as 190 militants — 80 local and 110 foreign — were killed in encounters with security forces since January while 200 ultras were still active in the Kashmir valley, Lt Gen J S... Read more
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Amid unrest, Soccer fever grips Valley; 54,000 youth register for tournamentThe tournament was won by Jammu and Kashmir Police defeating Lone Star in a pen
dna / Posted 5 days ago
The tournament was won by Jammu and Kashmir Police defeating Lone Star in a penalty shootout at Synthetic Turf TRC Ground Srinagar. Director General of Police Dr. SP Vaid said Rs 1.8 crore has been allocated to different units of the police for... Read more
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asianage
No Islamic State imprints in Kashmir, says J&K DGPSrinagar: Jammu and Kashmir police chief S.P. Vaid on Sunday asserted that ther
asianage / Posted 5 days ago
Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir police chief S.P. Vaid on Sunday asserted that there were no Islamic State imprints in the Valley, even as he expressed hope to convince parents of local militias to appeal their children to leave the path of violence and... Read more
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The Indian Express
J&K: Over 2,500 pellet victims, Mehbooba Mufti govt looks at jobs for worst affectedVictims with pellet injuries in their eyes in Srinagar last week. (File Photo:
The Indian Express / Posted 5 days ago
Victims with pellet injuries in their eyes in Srinagar last week. (File Photo: Shuaib Masoodi) AT LEAST 2,524 people were injured by pellets, many in the eyes, in eight of the 10 districts in the Kashmir valley during the crackdown on protests that... Read more
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Govt has taken note of first ISIS-claimed terror attack in J&K: Jitendra SinghSrinagar: The government has taken note of reports about global terror group IS
asianage / Posted 5 days ago
Srinagar: The government has taken note of reports about global terror group ISIS claiming an attack in the Kashmir Valley that left a police officer dead, union minister Jitendra Singh said, adding that the future course of action would be adopted... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Free hand given to security forces behind success against militants in Kashmir: Jitendra Singhaccordingly,” he told reporters in Jammu. Three militants in a car opened fire
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 5 days ago
accordingly,” he told reporters in Jammu. Three militants in a car opened fire on a police team at Zakura crossing on the Srinagar-Ganderbal road, killing sub inspector Imran Tak and injuring a special police officer (SPO) on Friday. The... Read more
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Mujahid or a proxy for Pakistan: Army asks local terrorists to quit militancySrinagar: The Indian Army and Jammu and Kashmir Police on Sunday called for pea
asianage / Posted 5 days ago
Srinagar: The Indian Army and Jammu and Kashmir Police on Sunday called for peace in the valley and urged the local terrorists to give up militancy. General Officer Commanding (GOC) of 15 Corps Commander Lieutenant General JS Sandhu said, "The local... Read more
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Business Standard India
Restrictions in Srinagar continue for second day over separatists' strikeof the city on Friday. Three militants travelling in a car opened fire on a po
Business Standard India / Posted 5 days ago
of the city on Friday. Three militants travelling in a car opened fire on a police team at the Zakura crossing on Srinagar-Ganderbal road, killing sub-inspector Imran Tak and injuring a special police officer (SPO) on Friday evening. The... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Top security officials deny IS imprint in Kashmir, ask terror recruits to return homethe state. “I don’t think ISIS has any imprint here,” he said at a joint press
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 5 days ago
the state. “I don’t think ISIS has any imprint here,” he said at a joint press conference of security forces heads held in Srinagar. “Kashmir will be free of violence very soon. Yesterday’s operation has cleaned up the area. I am sure people can... Read more
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Centre has taken note of reports of ISIS claiming attack in Kashmir: Jitendra Singhaccordingly," he told reporters here. Three militants in a car opened fire on
dna / Posted 5 days ago
accordingly," he told reporters here. Three militants in a car opened fire on a police team at Zakura crossing on the Srinagar-Ganderbal road, killing Sub- Inspector Imran Tak and injuring a special police officer (SPO) on Friday. The... Read more
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The Hindu
Islamic State’s news agency claims responsibility for Srinagar attacksite, has claimed that Islamic State-backed news agency Amaq took responsibilit
The Hindu / Posted 5 days ago
site, has claimed that Islamic State-backed news agency Amaq took responsibility for the November 17, 2017 Zakura attack in Srinagar, which left one local militant Mugees Mir and a sub-inspector dead. The security agencies in Kashmir are yet to... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Restrictions in parts of Srinagar in view of recent anti-militancy operations in the valleyRestrictions in parts of Srinagar continued for the second day on Sunday in vie
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 6 days ago
Restrictions in parts of Srinagar continued for the second day on Sunday in view of a strike called by separatists against the recent anti-militancy operations conducted by security forces in the valley. Restrictions in eight police station areas... Read more
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ISIS' first attack in India? Daesh claims responsibility for Nov 17 attack in Kashmir's ZakuraAmaq News Agency of Islamic State has claimed that they carried the attack in Z
dna / Posted 6 days ago
Amaq News Agency of Islamic State has claimed that they carried the attack in Zakura area of Srinagar on November 17. A police sub-inspector was killed and an SPO was injured in the attack. In the retaliatory action, one militant Mugees Ahmad Mir... Read more
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Business Standard India
26/11 Mumbai attack mastermind's nephew among 6 militants killed in Kashmirthe DGP said, adding that the operation was a "success". Six weapons were also
Business Standard India / Posted 6 days ago
the DGP said, adding that the operation was a "success". Six weapons were also recovered from the encounter site. Srinagar-based Defence Spokesman Col Rajesh Kalia said an IAF Garud commando was also killed in the operation. The Garud... Read more
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Slain soldier laid to rest with honoursJammu division on Saturday. He was given a hero's farewell for valiantly taking
dna / Posted 6 days ago
Jammu division on Saturday. He was given a hero's farewell for valiantly taking on armed car-borne militants at Zakura in Srinagar on Friday. He suffered grievous wounds in the shootout and succumbed to his injuries in the hospital. In the gun... Read more
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The Indian Express
J-K encounter: 26/11 mastermind Lakhvi’s nephew among six LeT men killedSrinagar on Saturday, with curbs in place. Shuaib Masoodi IN A major breakthro
The Indian Express / Posted 6 days ago
Srinagar on Saturday, with curbs in place. Shuaib Masoodi IN A major breakthrough for security forces in Kashmir, six “foreign” militants, including the nephew of Lashkar-e-Toiba chief and alleged mastermind of the 2008 Mumbai attacks Zaki-ur-Rehman... Read more
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Aljazeera
Kashmir: Seven killed in fierce gun battleSrinagar, Indian-administered Kashmir - Six separatists and an Indian air force
Aljazeera / Posted 6 days ago
Srinagar, Indian-administered Kashmir - Six separatists and an Indian air force commando have been killed in a fierce gun battle in Indian-administered Kashmir, according to police. Security forces on Saturday launched an operation in Hajin village,... Read more
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The Hindu
Why was J&K cold to interlocutor?Singh at a hurriedly called press conference on October 23. What was the react
The Hindu / Posted 6 days ago
Singh at a hurriedly called press conference on October 23. What was the reaction? Mr. Sharma met over 60 delegations in Srinagar and Jammu during his five-day visit from November 6. Several prominent trade bodies such as the Kashmir Chamber of... Read more
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Santa Maria Times
5 militants, Indian soldier killed in Kashmir fightingKashmiri Muslims mourn near the body of local rebel Mugees Ahmad Mir during his
Santa Maria Times / Posted 6 days ago
Kashmiri Muslims mourn near the body of local rebel Mugees Ahmad Mir during his funeral on the outskirts of Srinagar, India, Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017. The body of Mir was recovered from the area hours after a rebel attack left a police officer dead on... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
5 militants, Indian soldier killed in Kashmir fightingKashmiri Muslims mourn near the body of local rebel Mugees Ahmad Mir during his
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted 6 days ago
Kashmiri Muslims mourn near the body of local rebel Mugees Ahmad Mir during his funeral on the outskirts of Srinagar, India, Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017. The body of Mir was recovered from the area hours after a rebel attack left a police officer dead on... Read more
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Sioux City Journal
5 militants, Indian soldier killed in Kashmir fightingKashmiri Muslims mourn near the body of local rebel Mugees Ahmad Mir during his
Sioux City Journal / Posted 6 days ago
Kashmiri Muslims mourn near the body of local rebel Mugees Ahmad Mir during his funeral on the outskirts of Srinagar, India, Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017. The body of Mir was recovered from the area hours after a rebel attack left a police officer dead on... Read more
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Rapid City Journal
5 militants, Indian soldier killed in Kashmir fightingKashmiri Muslims mourn near the body of local rebel Mugees Ahmad Mir during his
Rapid City Journal / Posted 6 days ago
Kashmiri Muslims mourn near the body of local rebel Mugees Ahmad Mir during his funeral on the outskirts of Srinagar, India, Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017. The body of Mir was recovered from the area hours after a rebel attack left a police officer dead on... Read more
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