NITI Aayog member justifies internet ban in J&K
NITI Aayog member V K Saraswat asseted that internet services were suspended in Jammu and Kashmir to prevent certain elements from "misusing" information that could affect law and order situation there. On recent protests in Delhi's JNU, he said the institution has become a "political battleground" with half of the teachers being "hardcore Leftists".
J-K a 'jewel' of country, Centre will soon come out with industrial package for UT: Goyal
Goyal was in Jammu as part a week-long public outreach programme initiated by the Centre to apprise people of the potential benefits of the revocation of Jammu and Kashmir's special status after nullification of Article 370 of the Constitution.
Right time has come for Kashmiri Pandits to be back in Kashmir: Anurag Thakur
While addressing a press conference in Jammu, MoS for Finance & Corporate Affairs Anurag Thakur said that the right time has come for Kashmi...
Prepaid mobile services restored across J&K after over five-month suspension
Principal Secretary of Planning Commission in Jammu & Kashmir Rohit Kansal informed that the voice and SMS facilities shall be restored on a...
Gandhi, Nehru, Manmohan favoured helping persecuted minorities in neighbouring countries: J P Nadda
While addressing a group of minority refugees from Pakistan at the party headquarters in New Delhi, BJP working president J P Nadda said the opposition is misleading people that crores of refugees would enter India after the law and it will become a difficult task to handle them. He said the law is for those who have come to India with December 31 2014 as the cut-off date.
J.R.R. Tolkien's son, Christopher, passes away at 95
Christopher is credited with drawing the 1954 map of Middle-earth for his father's novel 'The Lord of the Rings'.
After guided tour, envoys of Maldives, Argentina laud J&K’s ground situation
The envoys were invited by the government to see for themselves the situation in the backdrop of India’s August 5 decision to withdraw the special status given to J&K and to bifurcate the state into two Union territories.
J&K govt orders immediate transfer of Srinagar, Jammu airports to CISF
Airports in Srinagar and Jammu are to be 'immediately' brought under the security cover of CISF in view of the arrest of DSP Davinder Singh, a Jammu and Kashmir government order has said.
J&K administration releases one PDP, four NC politicians
Jammu and Kashmir administration released another batch of five politicians who were under detention since August 5 last year, when the special status of J&K was revoked and the state was bifurcated into two Union territories.
Polls to nearly 13,000 gram panchayats in J-K likely to be held in Feb
The elections to the nearly 13,000 vacant posts of panch and sarpanch in gram panchayats in Jammu and Kashmir is likely to be held next month and a notification is this regard is expected to be issued on January 25, officials said on Friday.
J P Nadda dares Rahul to speak 10 sentences on CAA, says he is misleading country
Speaking at a programme organised by a Buddhist body in support of the CAA, Nadda said it is "unfortunate" for the country that some people "exhibit their wisdom" without understanding the issue so as to mislead the masses.
If everything normal in J-K, why send 36 'propagandists' to Kashmir: Cong
The Congress on Thursday slammed the government over its decision to send 36 Union ministers to Jammu and Kashmir and said if everything was "normal" there, what was the need to send "propagandists".
NHIDCL awards Rs 2,379 crore Z-Morh Tunnel in J-K to APCO Amarnathji Tunnelway: Official
The project was earlier allotted to Infrastructure Leasing & Financial Services (IL&FS), but the contractor abandoned it after IL&FS Group faced financial crisis. The pact between NHIDCL and APCO Amarnathji Tunnelway was signed in presence of Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari.
Ex-J&K minister’s son held for duping bank to buy homes abroad
Hilal Ahmed Rather, the son of three-time National Conference MLA Abdul Rahim Rather, was picked up from Jammu after an investigation into allegations that he used his father's influence as finance minister in the Omar Abdullah government in 2012 to get multiple loans sanctioned in the name of business ventures.
ED summons Congress leader K J George
After D K Shivakumar, K J George is the second Congressman in Karnataka to get the ED summons. George has been asked to appear before the agency on January 16, along with a set of documents including bank accounts, properties owned, copies of income tax returns, business details in India and abroad.
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