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Municipal councilor, his personal security guard shot dead by militants in J&K's Sopore
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Municipal councilor, his personal security guard shot dead by militants in J&K's Sopore

BDC member Reyaz Ahmad and his security guard Shafat Ahmad died on the spot while a civilian sustained injuries in the attack by the militants outside the municipality office in Sopore, a police official said

CRPF jawan, civilian killed as terrorists open fire in J&K's Sopore; toddler rescued by security forces, say officials
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CRPF jawan, civilian killed as terrorists open fire in J&K's Sopore; toddler rescued by security forces, say officials

The CRPF personnel, on routine patrol duty, returned the fire but the terrorists managed to flee from the area, the officials said.

Three CRPF personnel killed, three injured in Jammu and Kashmir's Sopore after terrorists open fire at checkpost
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Three CRPF personnel killed, three injured in Jammu and Kashmir's Sopore after terrorists open fire at checkpost

The terrorists fired at a checkpost that was jointly being manned by troops of CRPF's 179th battalion and the Jammu and Kashmir Police, officials said.

'Hunger will kill us before coronavirus does’: Migrant labourers in Kashmir say incomes have dried up and relief shelters are inadequate
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'Hunger will kill us before coronavirus does’: Migrant labourers in Kashmir say incomes have dried up and relief shelters are inadequate

In all, about 58,000 labourers from other states are stranded in Jammu and Kashmir, according to a survey by the Union Territory's labour department.

Podcast; Voices from the Lockdown: Victims of pellet guns say lives stand irreparably damaged, political situation in Kashmir only amplifies depression
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Podcast; Voices from the Lockdown: Victims of pellet guns say lives stand irreparably damaged, political situation in Kashmir only amplifies depression

Having looked at situation in North Kashmir and South Kashmir, we will take a closer look at Central Kashmir in this episode of Firstpost's podcast, Voices from the Lockdown.

Podcast; Voices from the Lockdown: Anger still simmering over Article 370 abrogation, say people in Kashmir's Sopore, Bandipora
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Podcast; Voices from the Lockdown: Anger still simmering over Article 370 abrogation, say people in Kashmir's Sopore, Bandipora

The communications blockade in Jammu and Kashmir entered the 119th day on Sunday. While postpaid mobile services have been restored, internet and prepaid services are still non-functional, more than three months since the Centre abrogated Article 370 in the Union Territory.

Security forces in Kashmir on high alert as militants plant locally made IEDs on roads to attempt Pulwama-like attack
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Security forces in Kashmir on high alert as militants plant locally made IEDs on roads to attempt Pulwama-like attack

Security forces in Kashmir have been put on high alert as militants have been planting locally assembled Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs) on roads in an attempt to repeat a Pulwama-like attack

Kashmir witnesses decline in gun battles with government forces focussed on preventing public protests
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Kashmir witnesses decline in gun battles with government forces focussed on preventing public protests

In many parts of Kashmir including Pulwama, while people have not witnessed any gun battles after 5 August, they have been woken up by cordon and search operations in the middle of the night.

One killed, 35 injured in grenade attack in Srinagar’s Lal Chowk area; second such attack within a week
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One killed, 35 injured in grenade attack in Srinagar’s Lal Chowk area; second such attack within a week

A civilian was killed and 13 others suffered injuries in a grenade attack in Srinagar’s busy Lal Chowk area

Grenade attack injures twenty in Jammu and Kashmir's Sopore, say police; second such assault in three days
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Grenade attack injures twenty in Jammu and Kashmir's Sopore, say police; second such assault in three days

Six civilians were injured on Monday when terrorists lobbed a grenade at a bus stand in Jammu and Kashmir's Sopore town, police said.

Rajasthani truck driver killed in Shopian: Terror link in murder reveals Pakistan’s designs, western media’s duplicity on Kashmir
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Rajasthani truck driver killed in Shopian: Terror link in murder reveals Pakistan’s designs, western media’s duplicity on Kashmir

It is easy to understand why Pakistan is trying to create instability in Kashmir. What remains inexplicable is the willful suspension of disbelief that drives the toxic narrative on Kashmir in international fora.

Fresh restrictions imposed in Kashmir Valley under Section 144 ahead of Friday prayers, public transport remains off roads for 54th day
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Fresh restrictions imposed in Kashmir Valley under Section 144 ahead of Friday prayers, public transport remains off roads for 54th day

Fresh restrictions were imposed in Kashmir to maintain law and order in view of prayers, as markets remained shut and public transport was off the roads.

Slain LeT terrorist who attacked fruit-seller's family in Sopore shows how stone-pelters are turning to militancy
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Slain LeT terrorist who attacked fruit-seller's family in Sopore shows how stone-pelters are turning to militancy

On 7 September, top-ranking LeT terrorist Asif Maqbool Bhat shot a two-and-a -half-year-old child through her leg in Sopore — as a punishment for her grandfather defying jihadist calls to shut down his business.

Top-ranking LeT terrorist, responsible for attack on fruit trader's family in Sopore, killed in encounter with security forces
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Top-ranking LeT terrorist, responsible for attack on fruit trader's family in Sopore, killed in encounter with security forces

A top-ranking Lashkar-e-Taiba terrorist has been neutralised in an encounter with security forces in Sopore.

In Kashmir, teachers report to work, but few students turn up; parents apprehensive about security situation
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In Kashmir, teachers report to work, but few students turn up; parents apprehensive about security situation

Only Police Public School at Bemina and a few Kendriya Vidyalayas saw a handful of students turning up

Ajit Doval undertakes aerial survey of Srinagar, parts of south Kashmir; NSA takes stock of security situation as Valley celebrates Eid al-Adha
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Ajit Doval undertakes aerial survey of Srinagar, parts of south Kashmir; NSA takes stock of security situation as Valley celebrates Eid al-Adha

Ajit Doval on Monday undertook an aerial survey of Srinagar and South Kashmir areas to take stock of the security situation during Eid al-Adha celebrations.

Terrorist killed, army soldier injured in exchange of fire in Jammu and Kashmir’s Baramulla; area cordoned off by security forces
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Terrorist killed, army soldier injured in exchange of fire in Jammu and Kashmir’s Baramulla; area cordoned off by security forces

One terrorist was gunned down in an exchange of fire that broke out between terrorists and security forces in Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday.

Protestors waving Zakir Musa banners clash with security forces after Eid prayers in some parts of Jammu and Kashmir
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Protestors waving Zakir Musa banners clash with security forces after Eid prayers in some parts of Jammu and Kashmir

Clashes between protestors and security forces broke out after Eid prayers in some parts of Kashmir on Wednesday, officials said. There were no reports of anyone getting hurt, they said

Delhi Police nabs absconding Jaish-e-Mohammad terrorist Abdul Majeed Baba from Srinagar
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Delhi Police nabs absconding Jaish-e-Mohammad terrorist Abdul Majeed Baba from Srinagar

The accused has been identified as Abdul Majeed Baba, a resident of Magrepora district of Sopore, they said. The arrest was made on Saturday evening from Soura in downtown Srinagar, Sanjeev Kumar Yadav, Deputy Commissioner of Police (Special Cell) said.