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Lawyer Who Represented Kathua Rape Accused Gets Government Post

A lawyer who represented the main accused in the gang-rape, torture and killing of an eight-year-old girl in Jammu and Kashmir's Kathua has snagged a government post. Aseem Sawney has been appointe...

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Rahul Gandhi writes to IAS topper Shah Faesal, praises him for ‘highlighting issues that plague I...

Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday wrote to Indian Administrative Service (IAS) topper Shah Faesal and praised him for courageously highlighting the issues that plague India, ANI reported. ...

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J&K welcomed Mehbooba Mufti govt fall: Omar Abdullah

Omar Abdullah added that both Jammu and Kashmir have been united in welcoming the fall of the Mehbooba Mufti government. “There are lessons in this, for us, as well as the previously ruling party.”

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J&K: Seven dead, 33 injured as boulder rolls down Sihar Baba waterfall in Reasi

A huge boulder rolled down the 100-feet high Sihar Baba waterfall in Jammu and Kashmir’s Reasi district on Sunday, killing at least seven people and injuring 33 others who were taking a bath at the...

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Omar Abdullah rallies in support of Rahul Gandhi, says BJP peddling lies

Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister and National Conference leader Omar Abdullah on Sunday came out in support of Congress president Rahul Gandhi as the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) continued t...

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7 killed, 30 injured as huge boulder rolls down waterfall in J&K's Reasi

Jammu: A huge boulder rolled down a 100-feet high waterfall in Reasi district of Jammu and Kashmir on Sunday, killing seven people and injuring 30 others, police said. A group of people, mostly you...

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Omar Abdullah (born 10 March 1970) is an Indian Kashmiri politician and the scion of one of the state's most prominent political family, the Abdullah family who became the 11th and the youngest Chief Minister of the northern Indian State of Jammu and Kashmir, after forming a government in coalition with the Congress party, on 5 January 2009.