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'Restive Kashmir not in your interest' Omar Abdullah tells Centre as uncertainty prevails; Kashmiris stockpile food as NIT students, pilgrims leave Valley
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'Restive Kashmir not in your interest' Omar Abdullah tells Centre as uncertainty prevails; Kashmiris stockpile food as NIT students, pilgrims leave Valley

With locals apprehensive of a major crackdown, or a conflict situation resulting from any unpopular announcement the central government may be planning to make, the residents have been stocking supplies of essential commodities like rice, flour and other eatables.

Shujaat Bukhari murder case: Kashmir Editors Guild expresses regret over police not filing chargesheet
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Shujaat Bukhari murder case: Kashmir Editors Guild expresses regret over police not filing chargesheet

The Kashmir Editors Guild (KEG) on Monday expressed regret over the police not filing a chargesheet in the murder case of senior journalist Shujaat Bukhari who was shot dead by suspected militants in June.

J&K Police sends Mutual Legal Assistance Treaty to US for preserving data of Shujaat Bukhari's Facebook,Twitter accounts
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J&K Police sends Mutual Legal Assistance Treaty to US for preserving data of Shujaat Bukhari's Facebook,Twitter accounts

Facebook and Twitter are based out of the US and so is the Google, which runs e-mail services. The preservation of data and subsequent transfer will give us more leads into the Shujaat Bukhari case, the officials said.

Jammu and Kashmir govt likely to withdraw extra security of politicians, party workers say they are vulnerable to attacks
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Jammu and Kashmir govt likely to withdraw extra security of politicians, party workers say they are vulnerable to attacks

The Jammu and Kashmir government led by Governor Narendra Nath Vohra is likely to withdraw “extra security” of all the political leaders.

Jammu and Kashmir Police says Shujaat Bukhari was killed by LeT, plan hatched in Pakistan
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Jammu and Kashmir Police says Shujaat Bukhari was killed by LeT, plan hatched in Pakistan

The Kashmir police on Thursday, held a press conference wherein they revealed the name of the four main suspects of the Shujaat Bukhari case who are LeT operators, and stated that they are on the lookout for them.

LeT chief derides reports linking killing of Shujaat Bukhari to his outfit cadre, calls it Indian Army's 'bluff'
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LeT chief derides reports linking killing of Shujaat Bukhari to his outfit cadre, calls it Indian Army's 'bluff'

The Lashkar-e-Taiba on Wednesday derided reports about its cadres' involvement in the killing of journalist Shujaat Bukhari as an attempt to defame the outfit.

Shujaat Bukhari murder case: Police's preliminary probe throws up names of LeT's Naveed Jatt, his accomplices
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Shujaat Bukhari murder case: Police's preliminary probe throws up names of LeT's Naveed Jatt, his accomplices

A preliminary police investigation has revealed the role of LeT top commander, Naveed Jatt, and his two other accomplices in the killing of Shujaat Bukhari.

Shujaat Bukhari murder case: LeT terrorist Naveed Jatt along with two local militants killed journalist, say police
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Shujaat Bukhari murder case: LeT terrorist Naveed Jatt along with two local militants killed journalist, say police

Abu Hanzula alias Naveed Jaat was a close associate of Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) chief Abu Qasim and had been operating in south Kashmir for two years.

Abdul Hamid Tunch and Mumtaz Awan, Shujaat Bukhari's guards who also lost their lives, will live on as inspiration
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Abdul Hamid Tunch and Mumtaz Awan, Shujaat Bukhari's guards who also lost their lives, will live on as inspiration

Belonging to nondescript villages near the Line of Control, both Jammu and Kashmir Police personnel, Abdul Hamid Tunch and Mumtaz Awan, struggled against hardships to become part of one of the country's busiest police force.

Shujaat Bukhari death: NHRC sends notice to Jammu and Kashmir chief secretary, state police chief
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Shujaat Bukhari death: NHRC sends notice to Jammu and Kashmir chief secretary, state police chief

The NHRC on Monday sent a notice to Jammu and Kashmir chief secretary and the state's police chief in connection with the killing of Shujaat Bukhari.

PDP urges J&K governor NN Vohra to have BJP leader Lal Singh Choudhary arrested for threatening Kashmiri journalists
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PDP urges J&K governor NN Vohra to have BJP leader Lal Singh Choudhary arrested for threatening Kashmiri journalists

The Jammu and Kashmir Peoples Democratic Party on Saturday urged Governor NN Vohra to immediately book and arrest former minister and BJP leader Choudhary Lal Singh for his “derogatory remarks” against Kashmiri journalists

BJP's Lal Singh warns journalists in J&K of 'Shujaat-like incident', says scribes should learn 'lesson'
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BJP's Lal Singh warns journalists in J&K of 'Shujaat-like incident', says scribes should learn 'lesson'

Lal Singh, a former minister in the erstwhile PDP-BJP government has sparked another controversy.

Shujaat Bukhari's assassination: Journalists' network SAMDEN appeals to NHRC seeking swift probe into killing
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Shujaat Bukhari's assassination: Journalists' network SAMDEN appeals to NHRC seeking swift probe into killing

Denouncing the brutal killing of Rising Kashmir editor Shujaat Bukhari, SAMDEN, a network of editors and media practitioners, on Friday urged the NHRC and the Jammu and Kashmir State Human Rights Commission to push for swift investigation into the case.

Tech-savvy Shujaat Bukhari was activist, philanthropist and more, writes colleague from Rising Kashmir
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Tech-savvy Shujaat Bukhari was activist, philanthropist and more, writes colleague from Rising Kashmir

The killing of Rising Kashmir editor-in-chief Shujaat Bukhari has sent shock waves not only across the Kashmir Valley, but all over the globe

BJP-PDP alliance ends in J&K: Mehbooba Mufti caught unawares as Centre seeks to tame militancy, restore order
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BJP-PDP alliance ends in J&K: Mehbooba Mufti caught unawares as Centre seeks to tame militancy, restore order

As things stand, the PDP will face the negative impact of having remained in coalition with the BJP, despite friction.

Shujaat Bukhari assassination: Kashmir's major dailies carry blank editorials, term death 'murder of humanity'
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Shujaat Bukhari assassination: Kashmir's major dailies carry blank editorials, term death 'murder of humanity'

Citizens of Kashmir woke up to blank editorials in all the leading newspapers of the Valley on Tuesday morning, with the publications taking a uniform stand to protest the brutal killing of Rising Kashmir editor Shujaat Bukhari

Shujaat Bukhari assassination: Separatist leaders call for Jammu and Kashmir shutdown as Amit Shah calls security review meet
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Shujaat Bukhari assassination: Separatist leaders call for Jammu and Kashmir shutdown as Amit Shah calls security review meet

Separatist leaders have called for a complete shutdown in Kashmir to be observed on Wednesday, against the killing of journalist Shujaat Bukhari and civilians gunned down by security forces in the past few days

Days before his killing, Shujaat Bukhari approached Mehbooba Mufti for increased security, says ex-IB special director AS Dulat
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Days before his killing, Shujaat Bukhari approached Mehbooba Mufti for increased security, says ex-IB special director AS Dulat

"Bukhari had warned repeatedly of alienation, increased militancy in Kashmir and all pervasive fear in which no one was safe," AS Dulat said.

Shujaat Bukhari murder: J&K police probe makes little headway, editor had ignored warning on threat to life
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Shujaat Bukhari murder: J&K police probe makes little headway, editor had ignored warning on threat to life

While only an impartial investigation will unearth whether the online venom spewed against the editor had anything to do with his murder, the police have not achieved any breakthrough in the case.

Shujaat Bukhari's murder indicates return of militancy patterns from 1990s in Kashmir, inefficacy of ceasefire
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Shujaat Bukhari's murder indicates return of militancy patterns from 1990s in Kashmir, inefficacy of ceasefire

Shujaat Bukhari's murder indicates that militant groups see even a moderate voice as a threat in Kashmir.