from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- A city of northern India near the Pakistan border south of Srinagar. Formerly the seat of a Rajput dynasty, it was later captured by the Sikhs. Population: 378,000.
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- proper n. Winter capital of Jammu and Kashmir, India
- proper n. A region in the southern part of the disputed territories of Indian-controlled Jammu and Kashmir and the Free state of Jammu and Kashmir (AJK).
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JAMMU, OCT 4: Though the young Chief Minister (CM) of Jammu and Kashmir, Omar Abdullah has realized the importance of Green Gold and its impact on environment thus took a bold decision a couple of days before to reshuffle the entire top brass of the forest department yet the problems lies at its root.
JAMMU, INDIA -- The situation remained peaceful in Jammu barring sporadic incidents of street clashes with police at various places on the first day of a two-day shutdown.
JAMMU: Two militants of the Hizbul Mujaheedin were killed in a gunfight in Jammu and Kashmir's Doda district, police said on Saturday.
April 16th, 2010 NEW DELHI/JAMMU - The union home ministry Friday said the order curbing SMS services in Jammu and Kashmir has been withdrawn.
April 13th, 2010 JAMMU - One section of the Jammu and Kashmir government employees Tuesday called off their strike on an assurance by the state government that their demands would be met in three months.
JAMMU: The Army busted a militant hideout in Rajouri district of Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday and recovered an IED and an arms cache, officials said.
JAMMU: All group SMS messages in Jammu and Kashmir have been banned "in the interest of security" by the union home ministry from Friday midnight, official sources here said.
October 1st, 2009 JAMMU - In the first ever death sentence pronounced on a terrorist in Jammu and Kashmir, a court in Rajouri district Thursday sentenced Mohammad Younus alias Amir Khan, convicted for the murder of five members of a Hindu family, to be hanged to death.
JAMMU/SRINAGAR - After the Jammu and Kashmir High Court declared the employees '12-day strike illegal, 4.5 lakh government employees across the state ended their work stoppage Wednesday.
December 30th, 2009 JAMMU - In a first major step aimed at the return of the Kashmiri Hindu migrants to their homes in the Valley, Jammu and Kashmir's migrant youth were Wednesday approved reservation in 3,000 government jobs.
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