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Jammu: City in Jammu and Kashmir, India
Jammu is the winter capital of the Indian union territory of Jammu and Kashmir. It is the headquarters and the largest city in Jammu district of the union territory. Lying on the banks of the river Tawi, the city of Jammu, with an area of 240 km2 (93 sq mi), is surrounded by the Himalayas in the north and the northern-plains in the south. Jammu is the second most populous city of the union territory.

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Locals in Delhi, Jammu laud GoI's move to vaccinate everyone above age of 18 [Video]

Locals in Delhi, Jammu laud GoI's move to vaccinate everyone above age of 18

Accelerating pace COVID-19 vaccination from May 1, Government of India on April 19 announced that everyone above the age of 18 will be eligible to get vaccinated. Locals in Jammu and Delhi lauded..

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'Happy to meet my family': CRPF jawan released by Naxals reaches home in Jammu [Video]

'Happy to meet my family': CRPF jawan released by Naxals reaches home in Jammu

CRPF jawan Rakeshwar Singh Manhas reached his hometown, Jammu on Friday. Rakeshwar was released last week after being abducted by Naxals in Chhattisgarh. The jawan was warmly welcomed by family,..

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CoBRA jawan, released by Naxals recently, finally meets family in Jammu [Video]

CoBRA jawan, released by Naxals recently, finally meets family in Jammu

Rakeshwar Singh Manhas, the CoBRA jawan who was abducted by Naxals following the April 03 encounter in Chhattisgarh's Bijapur and released later on April 08, finally met his family in Jammu on April..

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6 dead after minibus falls into gorge in JandK's Doda [Video]

6 dead after minibus falls into gorge in JandK's Doda

At least six people died and four got injured after a mini bus fell into a gorge in Jammu and Kashmir's Doda on April 12. Rescue team was present at the spot and injured persons have been admitted to a..

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Mehbooba Mufti urges JandK youth to leave guns and start dialogue [Video]

Mehbooba Mufti urges JandK youth to leave guns and start dialogue

Jammu and Kashmir Peoples Democratic Party (JKPDP) chief Mehbooba Mufti on April12 appealed to the youth of Union Territory to leave weapons and start advocating for the welfare of JandK. Underlining..

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'No country has any business...': India's VP Naidu warns other nations on J&K [Video]

'No country has any business...': India's VP Naidu warns other nations on J&K

Vice President of India, M. Venkaiah Naidu, delivered a clear warning to other nations on April 9. Speaking at the convocation ceremony at Indian Institute of Management, Jammu, he said that the Union..

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VP Naidu advises other countries to not give 'unasked' advice on J and K matter [Video]

VP Naidu advises other countries to not give 'unasked' advice on J and K matter

Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu attended convocation ceremony of Indian Institute of Management Jammu. He said, "Jammu and Kashmir is an integral part of India. We are capable of solving our problems..

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Bijapur naxal attack: Captive CRPF jawan's family block highway in Jammu [Video]

Bijapur naxal attack: Captive CRPF jawan's family block highway in Jammu

Locals along with family of Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) jawan Rakeshwar Singh Manhas, who has been held captive by Naxals following the April 03 encounter, blocked Jammu-Akhnoor highway on..

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Watch: Leopard strays into Jammu locality, injures three before being captured [Video]

Watch: Leopard strays into Jammu locality, injures three before being captured

A leopard strayed into a posh locality of Jammu and attacked three persons. The wild animal was captured in a rescue operation that lasted for over two hours. Two wildlife officials, including a doctor..

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Narrow escape: Leopard attacks & injures man in Jammu | Oneindia News [Video]

Narrow escape: Leopard attacks & injures man in Jammu | Oneindia News

A leopard attacked a man in Jammu's Green Belt Park, and the man narrowly escaped. Later, the wildlife officials rescued the animal. #ViralVideo #LeopardAttack #Jammu

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Man sustains injuries after being attacked by leopard in Jammu [Video]

Man sustains injuries after being attacked by leopard in Jammu

One person sustained injuries after being attacked by a leopard on April 06. The incident took place inside Green Belt Park in Jammu's Gandhi Nagar area. Wildlife Department officials are present at..

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Govt schools in JandK being upgraded under 'Samagra Shiksha' scheme [Video]

Govt schools in JandK being upgraded under 'Samagra Shiksha' scheme

The administration of Jammu and Kashmir is upgrading over four hundred schools under the centrally sponsored scheme, Samagra Shiksha. Government schools getting much needed revamp. The new..

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'Environment should change': Kavinder Gupta on tricolour hoisting on JandK's govt buildings [Video]

'Environment should change': Kavinder Gupta on tricolour hoisting on JandK's govt buildings

While speaking to ANI in Jammu, the former deputy chief minister of JandK, Kavinder Gupta spoke about hoisting of tricolour in the Union Territory. Gupta said, "It is unfortunate that even we couldn't..

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Prison inmates of Jammu district jail celebrate Holi [Video]

Prison inmates of Jammu district jail celebrate Holi

On the occasion of Holi, a cultural programme was organized in the district jail of Jammu. Prisoners smeared colours at each other and danced their heart out. They also tried their hands on singing,..

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Congress will have to stand strong if they want to save India: Farooq Abdullah [Video]

Congress will have to stand strong if they want to save India: Farooq Abdullah

While addressing a press conference in Jammu on March 23, the president of National Conference (NC), Farooq Abdullah said, "Congress has become weak. I am saying this honestly. Congress will have to..

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Once again, 'PIA' marked aircraft-shaped balloon seized in J-K's Bhalwal area [Video]

Once again, 'PIA' marked aircraft-shaped balloon seized in J-K's Bhalwal area

Once again, an aircraft-shaped balloon with Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) written on it found in Bhalwal area of Jammu on March 16. The balloon has been seized by Jammu and Kashmir Police. A..

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Watch: Another ‘PIA’ marked plane-shaped balloon lands in J&K after 6 days [Video]

Watch: Another ‘PIA’ marked plane-shaped balloon lands in J&K after 6 days

A dummy aircraft-shaped balloon with 'PIA' written on it was recovered by J&K Police in the Bhalwal area of Jammu on March 16. Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) is the national flag carrier of..

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Pakistan intruder caught along international border in Jammu

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Rohingyas detained in Jammu won't be deported without following law: SC

The Supreme Court on Thursday said the Rohingya illegal migrants, detained in Jammu, will not be deported to Myanmar without following law. ​​Centre assured court that law will be scrupulously..
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Undertrial dies in Jammu jail, family seeks probe


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Rohingya case: Country can't be capital for illegal immigrants, Centre tells SC

The country cannot be the “capital” for illegal immigrants, the Centre told the Supreme Court which on Friday reserved order on a fresh plea seeking directions for immediate release of detained..
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SC reserves order, restrains Centre on plea against deportation of Rohingya refugees in Jammu


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SC reserves verdict on plea for immediate release of Rohingya refugees in Jammu

The Supreme Court Friday reserved verdict on a fresh plea seeking immediate release of detained Rohingya refugees in Jammu and restrain the Centre from implementing any order deporting them to Myanmar.
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BSF shoots dead Pakistani intruder on Jammu border

The intruder "repeatedly ignored warnings by the BSF, he was shot dead near Malluchak post of the BSF in Ramgarh sub-sector".
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IAF ferries 381 stranded passengers from J&K to Ladakh

The Indian Air Force (IAF) on Saturday airlifted 381 stranded people from Jammu and Kashmir to Ladakh, an official said. While 197 passengers were airlifted from Srinagar to Leh in C-17 aircraft,..
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Youth arrested, arms recovered in Jammu’s Reasi


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Is it fair to kick the ladder you climbed to reach in life: Khurshid asks G-23

Khurshid, a former Union minister, asked them to worry about how they would be judged in history than to seek a better place in the present. His remarks come after a public display of anger displayed..
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Congress getting weaker by the day: ‘G-23’ leaders

The Congress ‘G-23’ bloc of dissenting leaders said at a public rally in Jammu on Saturday the party was weakening by the day and it was their endeavour to strengthen it in national interest. This..
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'We see party getting weak': G-23 leaders question Congress leadership at Jammu meet


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Congress equally respects all religions, people, castes: Ghulam Nabi Azad

The strength of Congress is that it 'equally respect' all religions, people and castes, said the party's veteran leader Ghulam Nabi Azad, at a 'Shanti Sammelan' in Jammu on Saturday.
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Upping the ante, Congress rebels to hold public meetings

Congress rebels have decided to go public with their issues and up the ante on grievances that have roiled the party for months since the G-23 leaders put forward their set of demands. A group of..
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Republic-Day violence: Farmer leader among 2 arrested from Jammu by Delhi police


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Mehbooba Mufti re-elected PDP president

The spokesperson said the party's electoral college in Jammu had earlier unanimously re-elected Mufti as party chief. Senior leader Surinder Chaudhary was the returning officer for the election...
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Jammu and Kashmir issue can only be settle through talks between India-Pak: Mehbooba


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Absent during current inspection, UK working closely on British High Commissioner Ellis's Jammu and Kashmir visit

This comes even as within the UK a number of voices have been keen on developments in Jammu and Kashmir.
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Terrorist groups, their handlers trying to shift focus from Kashmir valley to Jammu: Jitendra Singh


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Bihar resident arrested for terror links, brought to Jammu for questioning


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First Army recruitment rally in Jammu since COVID-19 outbreak gets huge response

The Army recruitment rally for various categories of soldiers is in progress from February 15 to March 6, 2021.
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IAF withdraws Jammu airport closure order; restricted flight operations during runway resurfacing work

The flight operations to and from Jammu airport would be restricted to seven hours for 41 days from March 10 as the Indian Air Force withdrew its earlier order proposing complete closure of the airport..
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Visit by envoys was to enable them to see J&K's march on path of development: MEA

The comments by MEA spokesperson Anurag Srivastava came at the end of the two-day visit to Jammu and Kashmir by the envoys.Prior to the outbreak of the Covid-19 pandemic, two groups of envoys had..
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Gupkar alliance bags DDC chief’s chair in 2 Jammu districts


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Omar takes swipe at foreign envoys' visit to Kashmir, asks them to send 'real' tourists

National Conference leader Omar Abdullah took a dig on Thursday at the visit of 24 foreign envoys to Kashmir, asking them to send real tourists from their countries to Jammu and Kashmir...
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Foreign envoys visiting J&K reach Jammu; to meet Lt guv, several delegations

Envoys of several countries, including member states of the European Union, visiting Jammu and Kashmir reached here on Thursday to assess the efforts made to strengthen democratically-elected local..
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Jammu and Kashmir: Three Hizbul terror associates arrested, IED material recovered

The recovery and the arrests have come at the time when a group of more then 20 people foreign envoys are on two days visit to Jammu and Kashmir.
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Process of uprooting fear of terrorism going on at rapid pace in J&K: LG

Asserting that the process of uprooting the fear of terrorism is going on at a rapid pace in Jammu and Kashmir, lieutenant governor (LG) Manoj Sinha has said the Union territory has a development..
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J&K: 7 kg IED recovered from Jammu bus stand, major terror plan foiled - Details inside

Officials told PTI that terrorists devised a plan to set off an explosion on the second anniversary of the 2019 Pulwama attack.
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PM Modi pays tribute to Pulwama martyrs, says their bravery will 'inspire generations'

On February 14, 2019, a car had exploded near a Central Reserve Police Forces convoy while on its way to Srinagar from Jammu, killing 40 men.
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Jammu and Kashmir will get statehood at an appropriate time, says Amit Shah

Union home minister Amit Shah on Saturday said that the statehood would be given to Jammu and Kashmir at an "appropriate" time. While replying to the discussion on the Jammu and Kashmir Reorganisation..
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Hidayatullah Malik, chief of terror outfit Lashkar-e-Mustafa, arrested in Jammu

Malik was arrested from Jammu following a joint operation by Jammu and Anantnag police.
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After 18 months, 4G internet services restored in J&K

Highspeed 4G internet services were restored in entire Jammu and Kashmir on Friday in view of the “overall security situation” in the Union Territory. Internet services across J&K were shut on..
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BSF unfurls tallest 131-feet-high tricolour along Indo-Pak border in Jammu


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Indian Army chopper crash lands in Jammu's Kathua, two pilots injured

Reports quoting eyewitness suggest that an Advanced Light Helicopter 'Dhruv' crashed after getting caught in wires.
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Secret border tunnel busted in Jammu


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BSF detects 30 feet deep tunnel in Jammu as part of anti-tunnelling drive

The new tunnel is found in the same area where the BSF troops had foiled an attempt to infiltrate the Indian territory earlier in November 2019.
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IMD forecasts rain over parts of north west India, says this about Delhi

According to the IMD, isolated thunderstorms and lightning are likely in north Punjab, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Jammu and Kashmir, and Ladakh.
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THIS village of Jammu and Kashmir gets electricity for the first time since Independence

Ganouri-Tanta village in Doda district of Jammu and Kashmir got electrified for the first time on Sunday (January 17).
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150m cross-border tunnel unearthed in J&K

The BSF on Wednesday unearthed a 150m-long tunnel along the international border in Kathua district’s Hiranagar sector, purportedly constructed to facilitate the infiltration of terrorists into India..
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Earthquake of magnitude 5.1 hits Jammu and Kashmir

An earthquake of magnitude 5.1 on the Richter scale hit Jammu & Kashmir at 7.32 pm on Monday (January 11), the National Center for Seismology said.
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PDP youth wing president Waheed Para arrested again

PDP youth wing president Waheed Para, who was granted bail by an NIA court on Saturday, was arrested again on Monday by the Jammu and Kashmir Police over a case related to an alleged nexus involving..
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IED found in J&K’s Mendhar

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