from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- Popularly known as KashmirJammu and Kashmir A former princely state of northern India and Pakistan. Part of the Mogul Empire after 1587, it was annexed by British India in 1846 and partitioned between India and Pakistan after fierce fighting (1947-1949). Both India and Pakistan have continued to claim jurisdiction over the whole territory.
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- proper n. State in Northern India which has Srinagar as its capital (Jammu is its winter capital)
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- n. an area in southwestern Asia whose sovereignty is disputed between Pakistan and India
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Jammu and Kashmir team shall play its next match against Haryana on 10th November at Sher-i-Kashmir Cricket Stadium and 3rd cricket match on November 17 against Kerala at Jammu.www. scoopnews.in
Omar said for far too long Jammu and Kashmir has been a place you read about in newspapers in two - categories - too dangerous a place to visit or a place to holiday.
SRINAGAR -- The chairman of the Jammu and Kashmir liberation front, Mohammad Yasin Malik, has said that New Delhi has lost the battle in Kashmir.
Poonch, Jammu and Kashmir, India Apr 4 — A rape accused demanding justice, a woman, who has just given birth to a child as a result of this heinous crime and the newly born infant, whose DNA test would be conducted in order to establish the paternity.
Meanwhile, Jammu and Kashmir Law Minister Ali Mohammad Sagar said the firing was unwarranted and added to the already tense situation.
December 23rd, 2009 JAMMU - The fifth working group on Jammu and Kashmir set up by Prime Minister Manmohan Singh submitted its report Wednesday and recommended that the people of the state decide whether it should retain the special status under Article
Meanwhile, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah has said he haso intention of demitting office because of the recent developments in the state.
The former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister said the two countries should engage themselves in a dialogue "which is very much result-oriented", adding, a "stable Pakistan is in our interest".
According to top NCB sources, the case was registered against the Jammu and Kashmir cadre IPS officer after an internal investigation found Mohan had bungled accounts to the tune of over Rs 13 lakh with regard to a particular case cracked by the agency during his tenure.
The Jammu and Kashmir government earlier ordered a magisterial inquiry into the incident which was conducted by the deputy commissioner of Baramulla.