Now is the time to restore statehood in Jammu and Kashmir, says Apni Party's Altaf Bukhari
Altaf Bukhari is in the spotlight after his Jammu and Kashmir Apni Party won the elections to the chairmanship of the District Development Councils (DDCs) in Srinagar and Shopian. Bukhari, who was the finance minister in the Mehbooba Mufti government, says it is time for elections in J&K and those in power claiming otherwise are only fooling the people.
No major economic activity in J-K post abrogation of Article 370: Traders body
"The business community suffered economic losses due to strict...
Foreign envoys should also visit Singhu border: Sanjay Raut
Shiv Sena Member of Parliament (MP) Sanjay Raut, while reacting to visit of forei...
J&K: Foreign envoys assess ground situation, interact with locals in Budgam
The visiting foreign envoys arrived at Magam block in Jammu and K...
Watch: Foreign envoys of 24 nations arrive in J&K to assess ground situation
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Dreams shown by govt, post Article 370 abrogation, not fulfilled: Adhir Chowdhury in Parliament
The dreams that government had shown after th...
J&K's development Modi govt's top priority: Amit Shah
Replying to a discussion on the Jammu and Kashmir Reorganisation (Amendment) Bill, he also slammed some opposition members for their claim that the proposed law negates the hopes of the region getting back its erstwhile statehood.
BSP backs govt on J&K bill, lashes out at Congress
Mayawati-led BSP had also backed the government on its move to abrogate Article 370. Her party is not part of the BJP-led alliance and had contested the 2019 Lok Sabha polls in alliance with the SP against the BJP. It has since nuanced its position.
No civilian aware of move to abrogate Article 370: Govt to Rajya Sabha
"No sir," Union Minister of State for Home G Kishan Reddy told the Rajya Sabha when asked whether civilians, including a journalist, were privy to knowledge about the abrogation of Article 370 prior to the information being shared with Parliament on August 5, 2019.
On Amit Shah's 'openness' jibe, Shiv Sena reminds of Devendra Fadnavis's early morning swearing-in
On Sunday, Shah said he had not promised (as later claimed by the Uddhav Thackeray-led party) that the BJP will share the chief minister's post if the Sena-BJP alliance won the 2019 polls. The two parties parted ways over this issue.
Jammu and Kashmir: 4G mobile internet services back, locals express happiness
4G mobile internet services were restored in the Jammu and Kash...
High-speed mobile internet services restored in J&K after 18 months
High-speed mobile internet services had been restored in two districts -- Ganderbal in Kashmir region and Udhampur in Jammu region -- in August last year.
Repeal farm laws without making it prestige issue: Ghulam Nabi Azad to government
Azad also made a case for restoration of statehood to Jammu and Kashmir and holding assembly elections, saying that people of the area were not happy and development work had come to halt. In 2019, the erstwhile state was bifurcated into the union territories of Ladakh, and Jammu and Kashmir following the abrogation of Article 370.
JK, Ladakh fully integrated into mainstream of India, govt tells Rajya Sabha
Union Minister of State for Home G Kishan Reddy told Rajya Sabha that as many as 613 separatists, overground workers and stone pelters were detained in Jammu and Kashmir since August 2019 and 430 of them have been released so far.
Abrogation of Article 370 restored faith in government institutions: GOC Northern Command
While talking about the conflict with the Chinese Army, he said "The Indian Army has displayed immense determination to match the Chinese Army and given them a befitting reply. Today, I am extremely satisfied with all actions taken towards the end of August last year. Now we are perched in a position of operational advantage and negotiating with Peoples Liberation Army from a position of equivalence."