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Kokernag encounter: Security forces neutralise two terrorists in J&K's Anantnag; arms, ammunition recovered from site
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Kokernag encounter: Security forces neutralise two terrorists in J&K's Anantnag; arms, ammunition recovered from site

Security forces have neutralised two terrorists in an encounter in Kokernag area of Anantnag district, Jammu and Kashmir police said

BJP retains three Lok Sabha seats in Jammu and Kashmir, National Conference gets two; Mehbooba Mufti's PDP faces defeat
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BJP retains three Lok Sabha seats in Jammu and Kashmir, National Conference gets two; Mehbooba Mufti's PDP faces defeat

In the Udhampur seat of Jammu region, BJP's Jitendra Singh won by 3.57 lakh votes defeating Congress' Vikramaditya Singh, the son of Jammu and Kashmir's last prince Karan Singh.

Zakir Musa encounter in Tral: Curfew imposed in parts of Kashmir; educational institutes, internet shut down as precautionary measure
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Zakir Musa encounter in Tral: Curfew imposed in parts of Kashmir; educational institutes, internet shut down as precautionary measure

Curfew was imposed in parts of Kashmir on Friday, a day after Zakir Musa, the so-called chief of a group affiliated to the Al-Qaeda, was believed to have been killed in an encounter with security forces in Tral.

Anantnag Lok Sabha Election Result 2019 LIVE Updates: National Conference's Hasnain Masoodi leading
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Anantnag Lok Sabha Election Result 2019 LIVE Updates: National Conference's Hasnain Masoodi leading

Mufti won again in the 2014 Lok Sabha election but resigned as MP in 2016 to become the chief minister of the state.

Lok Sabha Election 2019: Murder of PDP's Mohammad Jamal Bhat allegedly for casting vote underlines Kashmir's grim political crisis
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Lok Sabha Election 2019: Murder of PDP's Mohammad Jamal Bhat allegedly for casting vote underlines Kashmir's grim political crisis

Since the new age insurgency struck the imagination of youth in the south Kashmir after the killing of Burhan Wani, more than a dozen mainstream political workers, cutting across the political spectrum, have been killed.

Lok Sabha polls: Phase 5 of voting in south Kashmir marked by clashes between security forces and youths, boycotts
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Lok Sabha polls: Phase 5 of voting in south Kashmir marked by clashes between security forces and youths, boycotts

The forested areas as well as crowded neighbourhoods of the southern Kashmir districts of Shopian and Pulwama have often witnessed gunfights.

Lok Sabha Election 2019: South Kashmir sees dismal turnout of around 2% till 3 pm as people seethe over civilian killings
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Lok Sabha Election 2019: South Kashmir sees dismal turnout of around 2% till 3 pm as people seethe over civilian killings

While the situation remained largely peaceful in south Kashmir during the first two phases, the third phase has witnessed violence.

BJP leader killed in Anantnag: Absence of many politicians from Gul Mohammad Mir's funeral angers party workers
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BJP leader killed in Anantnag: Absence of many politicians from Gul Mohammad Mir's funeral angers party workers

After the killing of the BJP's vice-president of Anantnag district unit, hardly any prominent party leader turned up for his funeral.

Jammu and Kashmir BJP leader Gul Mohammed Mir shot dead at Anantnag home by militants
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Jammu and Kashmir BJP leader Gul Mohammed Mir shot dead at Anantnag home by militants

A police official said Gul Mohammed Mir was rushed to a hospital in a critical condition where he succumbed to injuries.

Lok Sabha polls in Kashmir: Midnight arrests and Hizbul Mujahideen threats cast shadow on last leg of polling in Valley
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Lok Sabha polls in Kashmir: Midnight arrests and Hizbul Mujahideen threats cast shadow on last leg of polling in Valley

On the night of 30 April, government forces showed up as part of what appeared as a normal midnight showdown to hunt for militants in the Sheikhpora area of Muran village in south Kashmir's Pulwama district. But the raid and subsequent detention ended up dragging a howling minor, Shahid Reyaz Thoker, 12, out of his bed

Lok Sabha polls: In south Kashmir, campaigns remain muted; scores of youth arrested on stone-pelting charges
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Lok Sabha polls: In south Kashmir, campaigns remain muted; scores of youth arrested on stone-pelting charges

Scores of people have been arrested in south Kashmir ahead of the upcoming phases of the Lok Sabha election.

Jammu and Kashmir faces higher threat from forces 'hell-bent on destroying special status' than Pakistan, says Omar Abdullah
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Jammu and Kashmir faces higher threat from forces 'hell-bent on destroying special status' than Pakistan, says Omar Abdullah

Omar Abdullah also said the others who were in the fray in Anantnag parliamentary constituency "lack" on all fronts to take on the challenges the state was facing.

In Jammu and Kashmir, NC, Congress bank on near-boycott by voters in PDP strongholds, split in rivals' vote share
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In Jammu and Kashmir, NC, Congress bank on near-boycott by voters in PDP strongholds, split in rivals' vote share

In the PDP's strongholds of the Anantnag and Bijebehara Assembly segments, the voting percentage was only 3.4 percent and 2.04 percent percent.

Daily Bulletin: Narendra Modi, NDA leaders to converge for Varanasi roadshow; AAP to release election manifesto; day's top stories
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Daily Bulletin: Narendra Modi, NDA leaders to converge for Varanasi roadshow; AAP to release election manifesto; day's top stories

Today's top stories: PM Narendra Modi and several other NDA leaders will be in mega roadshow across Varanasi; AAP will release its election manifesto; two militants were killed in Anantnag by security forces; and more.

Bijbehara encounter: Two militants killed in encounter at Anantnag Bagender Mohalla town in South Kashmir
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Bijbehara encounter: Two militants killed in encounter at Anantnag Bagender Mohalla town in South Kashmir

Two militants were killed in an encounter early on Thursday in in Bagender Mohalla of Bijbehara in South Kashmir's Anantnag district. The duo was killed after a gunfight broke out between them and a joint team of the Indian Army's 3 Rashtriya Rifles unit and a Special Operations Group of the Jammu and Kashmir Police.

Lok Sabha election in J&K: In Mehbooba Mufti's hometown of Bijbehara, fear, hopelessness and reluctance grips voters
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Lok Sabha election in J&K: In Mehbooba Mufti's hometown of Bijbehara, fear, hopelessness and reluctance grips voters

The lanes of Baba Mohalla, the Bijbehara neighbourhood of the Muftis, wore a deserted look. But a well coordinated network of workers managed to pull voters out of their homes

Anantnag Lok Sabha seat: Three-phased election, reduced polling hours point to daunting challenge for Kashmir
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Anantnag Lok Sabha seat: Three-phased election, reduced polling hours point to daunting challenge for Kashmir

The decision to hold elections for the southern Kashmir parliamentary seat of Anantnag in three phases has come in the wake of threats of violence.

As Mehbooba Mufti eyes Lok Sabha berth, Anantnag voters question her previous stances on Article 35A, stone-pelting
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As Mehbooba Mufti eyes Lok Sabha berth, Anantnag voters question her previous stances on Article 35A, stone-pelting

The government led by Mehbooba Mufti had maintained silence over the Article 35A issue when cases were filed against it in the Supreme Court.

Militants hurl grenade outside NC leader Mohammed Ashraf Bhat's residence in J&K's Tral; no reports of casualties
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Militants hurl grenade outside NC leader Mohammed Ashraf Bhat's residence in J&K's Tral; no reports of casualties

National Conference (NC) leader Mohammed Ashraf Bhat's residence in Tral came under an UBGL grenade attack by militants on Tuesday.