JAMMU AND KASHMIR
Russian support to India on Kashmir is rooted in history
While the Moscow has formed closer partnership Beijing as part of their global strategy to counter USA, the two do not share similar views on the Kashmir issue. China is in favour of internationalising the matter but Russia has consistently favoured a solution under bilateral format.
If everything normal in J-K, why send 36 'propagandists' to Kashmir: Cong
The Congress on Thursday slammed the government over its decision t...
IAS officers Rajeev Singh Thakur, Shantanu appointed joint secretaries in department of military affairs
Thakur, a 1995 batch IAS officer of ...
George Soros says Modi creating a Hindu nationalist state
Narendra Modi is creating a Hindu nationalist state, imposing punitive measures on Kashmir, a semi-autonomous Muslim region, and threatening to deprive millions of Muslims of their citizenship, says Soros.
Pakistan PM Imran Khan mum over treatment of Uighurs by 'good friend' China
Despite the global outcry over China's treatments of its minorities, Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan has chosen to remain tight-lipped on...
Kashmiri Pandits observe 'holocaust day', seek early return and rehabilitation in Valley
The protest was part of the 'holocaust day' which is being observed by the displaced community who were forced to flee from Kashmir to Jammu and other states in the early 90s soon after the outbreak of militancy. Convenor of protest said this year the 'holocaust day was observed in the backdrop of historical decisions taken by the government with regards to J&K.
DSP Davinder Singh's medal 'forfeited'; J&K police might probe his role in 2001 Parliament attack
The Jammu and Kashmir administration has "forfeited" the Sher-e-Kashmir Police Medal for Gallantry awarded to Deputy Superintendent of Polic...
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 kids nationalists, sometimes they're motivated in wrong direction: Rajnath
The children of Jammu and Kashmir are nationalists, but they are sometimes being motivated in the wrong direction, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh said on Wednesday.
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.
Army Day event: Army chief General says abrogation of Article 370 is a historic step
“Abrogation of Article 370 will help Jammu and Kashmir integrate with the mainstream. The historic step has disrupted the proxy war by our western neighbour,” Naravane said during his first speech at the 72nd Army Day function at the Cariappa Parade Ground in Delhi Cantonment.
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.
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.
Union ministers to visit Kashmir to spread awareness about positive impact of scrapping Art 370
The schedule for the visit of the ministers to the union territories of Jammu and Kashmir is likely to be finalised at a meeting of the Union Council of Ministers on January 17.
Army jawan commits suicide in JK's Udhampur
Sepoy Prince Kumar (25), a resident of Hoshiarpur in Punjab, was posted in 112 Territorial Army and was on guard duty when he shot himself at Chinar camp in Rehambal area on Friday, a police official said. The official said that the motive behind the extreme step was not known immediately.
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