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Following are the top stories from the northern region at 2140 HRS:

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Following are the top stories from the northern region at 2140 HRS: DEL37 JK-LD CAMP-ATTACK Srinagar: In a third such incident in as many days, militants hurl a grenade at a camp in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district, injuring nine personnel. DEL56 JK-JUDGE-ATTACK Srinagar: Militants attack the residence of a retired high judge in Anantnag district of Jammu and Kashmir, injuring two cops and decamp with four rifles. DEL52 CBI-LD ARREST New Delhi: The arrests Manoj Jayaswal and Abhisekh Jayaswal -- promoters of a major mining company Abhijeet Group -- along with a former DGM of for allegedly causing a loss of Rs 290 crore to two public sector banks. DEL36 MHA-AMARNATH New Delhi: Nearly 30,000 paramilitary personnel besides the local police will be deployed to ensure proper security for the Amarnath pilgrimage in beginning June 29. DES52 COW-PROTECTION-PANCHJANYA New Delhi: Amid a row over the issue of cow slaughter and consumption of beef, Tarun Vijay, a former editor of an RSS- affiliated weekly, says eating habits of North Indians cannot be imposed across the country. DES48 HUPA-UP-LOAN (R) New Delhi: The Yogi Adityanath government seeks a loan of Rs 13,600 crore from the Housing and Urban Development Corporation (HUDCO) for developing infrastructure in Uttar Pradesh. DES30 HR-GURDWARA-LD RESCUE Panipat (Har): Two more bodies found from the debris of a gurudwara which collapsed on National Highway 1 here, taking the toll to three, even as NDRF and Haryana Police teams were carrying out operations to look for some more trapped persons. DES29 JK-DETAIN Srinagar: JKLF chief Yasin Malik detained while moderate Hurriyat leader Mirwaiz Umar Farooq placed under house arrest to prevent them from attending a programme here to pay homage to the 12th Mirwaiz of undivided Kashmir on his 50th death anniversary. DES28 RJ-COUPLE-MORTUARY Jaipur: A hospital peon has been suspended after he locked a tribal couple along with their son's body in a mortuary for nearly three hours in Pratapgarh district of Rajasthan. DES27 PB-WOMEN-RESERVATION Chandigarh: In a major decision ahead of the Budget Session, the Punjab Cabinet gives its nod for increasing the reservation for women in Panchayati Raj Institutions (PRIs) and Urban Local Bodies (ULBs) from 33 per cent to 50 per cent. DEL12 NHRC-HAR-GANGRAPE New Delhi: The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) issues notices to Haryana's and the Gurgaon police commissioner over the alleged gangrape of a 23 -year-old woman in the industrial area of Manesar. DES26 DL-KASHMIR-STUDENTS-IIT New Delhi: As many as 28 students from Kashmir belonging to economically weaker sections have made to top institutions like IITs and NITs with the help of the Army's 'Kashmir Super 30' initiative. DES24 MHA-UPHAAR-MERCY New Delhi: The Home Ministry is examining a mercy petition of realty baron Gopal Ansal, convicted in the Uphaar fire tragedy case, and has sought opinion of the ministries concerned before conveying its decision to the President.

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First Published: Tue, June 13 2017. 21:57 IST