74 years ago, on this day the Maharaja of Jammu and Kashmir Hari Singh signed the Instrument of Accesion and J&K became a part of India. The Maharaja of Kashmir had wished to remain independent however amid protests against him partiulary in Poonch and Srinagar as well as relentless infiltration and violence by tribesmen drawn from the north west frontier provinces, the Maharaja appealed to India for help.
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Two policemen and a soldier have been injured in the gunbattle between security forces and terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district. Officials said that a jailed terrorist from Pakistan-occupied Kashmir, Zia Mustafa was also injured in the firing.
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The pandemic is adding another layer of difficulty to life in Gaza. Vaccination uptake remains sluggish among the territory's 2 million inhabitants.DW middle east correspondent Tania Kraemer reports from Gaza City, Covid-19 is further straining an already weak health system at a time the economy is struggling and people are trying to rebuild.
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In the backdrop of the second surge of COVID-19 in India, JandK's Poonch administration restricted markets to just 50 per cent. The market witnessed low footfall of people due to the restriction. Many..