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J&K GOVERNMENT CAUSES DELAY BEFORE SUPREME COURT 

J&K GOVERNMENT CAUSES DELAY BEFORE SUPREME COURT Kunan Poshpora mass rape and torture case of 1991 Press Release 30 April 2016 In December 2014, Government of Jammu and Kashmir challenged before the Supreme Court the Srinagar High Court orders to pay compensation to the Kunan Poshpora mass rape and torture

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HANDWARA MINOR GIRL TO REMAIN IN POLICE CUSTODY

HANDWARA MINOR GIRL TO REMAIN IN POLICE CUSTODY Press release 26 April 2016  For the third time, the case of the 16 year old girl under unlawful police detention and subject to daily intimidation and harassment was heard by the Division Bench, Jammu and Kashmir High Court with a simple

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GOVERNMENT ORDERED TO SEIZE PROPERTY OF ACCUSED RASHID BILLA

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