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Jammu and Kashmir: 18 arrested for allegedly assaulting three Army personnel

“Qaiser Bilal, a known stone pelter, also boarded the same bus. “Bilal hatched a conspiracy to get the Army men killed by falsely accusing them of being braid choppers,” said the police spokesman. ...

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14 held for trying to immolate mentally-challenged person in Kashmir

A day after anti-braid chopping vigilantes tried to immolate a 'mentally-challenged' person in north Kashmirs Sopore area, the police on Saturday arrested at least 14 people.A source said that the ...

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Jammu and Kashmir: Houses of MLAs are being attacked to create fear among people, says deputy CM ...

Jammu: Jammu and Kashmir deputy chief minister Nirmal Singh on Saturday said the houses of MLAs were being attacked with grenades in a bid to create fear among the people but security forces were d...

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Restrictions in Srinagar after strike call by separatists

Normal life in Kashmir was affected today due to a strike called by separatist groups to protest against braid chopping incidents even as authorities imposed restrictions in several areas of the ci...

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Restrictions imposed in Srinagar to prevent protest against braid-chopping

Srinagar: Authorities imposed restrictions in parts of Srinagar city on Saturday to maintain law and order in the wake of a separatist-called protest shutdown against growing incidents of braid cho...

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Mob in Jammu and Kashmir attacks two, including ‘mentally challenged’ man, suspected to be braid ...

Srinagar: Two persons, including a "mentally challenged" man, were on Friday rescued from a mob which tried to kill them suspecting them of being braid-choppers, in Sopore and Hazratbal areas of Ja...

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Srinagar is the summer capital of the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir. It is situated in the Kashmir Valley and lies on the banks of the Jhelum River, a tributary of the Indus.