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Police and locals said CRPF personnel were traveling back from SKIMS hospital where many of their colleagues were injured in a militant attack earlier at Bemina were undergoing treatment, when it came under attack in Zoonimar area.
Four civilians were also injured, said a police statement. The Kashmir News Service (KNS), a Srinagar-based news agency, reported receiving a call from a Hizbul Mujahideen spokesman who claimed the 'guerilla attack' and said others would follow.
An official spokesperson in a statement issued here said with the emerging need of Press club in the valley, the Young and senior media persons from Kashmir took the initiative of establishing a press Club of Kashmir.
'Omar reiterated that political issues cannot be resolved by gun or money 'but across the table through a process of dialogue.'
After it was claimed by police that five LeT militants were killed in gun battle on Tuesday, the firing between security forces and militants started in the morning today and continued till afternoon.
The forces of SOG Sopore, 22 RR and 179BN CRPF had launched a joint search operation last night in the area on a tip-off about the presence of militants in Saidpora village, a police spokesman said.
The medical awarness camp was held under the aegis of S S Sindu IGP (ops)Kashmir. The Free Medical Camp was organized at Govt. High School, Village Adipora in Sopore. S.S. Sandhu IGP (ops) KMR, CRPF as chief guest in his inaugural address welcomed
Police report does not match reality, after police attacked journalists and damaged their equipment.
Chief Minister Omar Abdullah said there was ample scope for partial withdrawal of Armed Forces Special Powers Act from some areas of Jammu and Kashmir and allowing Army concerns.
The government had yesterday appointed the Commission by former Supreme Court Judge H S Bedi (65), whose name was proposed by the Union Law Ministry.
A chaotic scene unfolded Friday when witnesses observed an unknown man being beaten and thrashed around by locals during a rally honoring veteran resistance leader, Syed Ali Shah Geelani in Sopore town of north Kashmir.
Bowing under the persistent pressure from Congress-coalition partner in the ruling alliance - Abdullah Thursday asked Kamaal to resign 'immediately' as the Additional General Secretary and Chief spokesman of the party.
Revocation of AFSPA inevitable: Mufti 'Omar has lowered prestige of CM's institution'
PDP hit roads to protest corruption in Government, NC; stages rally. Yusuf died in illegal detention, Omar must resign to allow fair probe: Mehbooba Mufti.
The terrorist was hiding in a house and when challenged, fired upon the tps thus triggering the encounter. During the ensuing gunfight, one terrorist was killed who has been identified as Abdul Rehman alias Rehman bhai.
The angry PDP members were on their feet leading to an acrimonious exchange between Lone and PDP veteran and prominent Shia leader, Iftikhar Hussain Ansari.
Srinagar: Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) patron Mufti Mohammed Sayeed recalled for expanding the scope of trans LOC trade and provide banking facilities to the traders.
Jammu and Kashmir Assembly was adjourned for the day as Congress and BJP members clashed on two separate issues and nearly came to blows, fans and tables were overturned