JAMU & KASHMIR
European delegation that toured Kashmir was on "private visit" to India: Govt
In the first visit by a foreign delegation, a team of 23 MEPs travelled to Kashmir in October on a two-day visit to have a first-hand assessment of the situation after the state's special status was revoked in August by abrogating Article 370.
80 Kashmir companies get Internet after signing bond
The informal bond titled ‘Undertaking for usage of Internet’ asks subscribers to promise...
Understand India’s security preoccupations in Kashmir: Federica Mogherini
The EU is the first trade and investment partner of India. More tha...
Yashwant Sinha going to Kashmir to assess situation in the Valley
Former BJP leader Yashwant Sinha is on his way to Kashmir to make an ‘independent assessment of the situation’ in the Valley.Yashwant Sinha ...
Landlines get a boost in Jammu & Kashmir as shutdown affects mobile networks
From around 9.9 million active subscribers in July (just before the network shutdown on August 4), the total active subscriber base of the J&K circle stood at 4.9 million in September. The landline subscriber base of J&K, which has remained stagnant in the past, saw net additions of 1,073 and 14,731 connections in August and September respectively.
Declare apple crisis in Kashmir Valley as nation calamity, demands AIKSCC
The delegation noted that horticulture, which is the backbone of the state's economy, has suffered a double thrashing this season. Just when a good crop had given the farmers hopes for a recovery from last year's losses, the political turmoil since 5th of August has badly affected the transportation industry and procurement market.
Imran Khan, Trump discuss Afghan peace process, Kashmir during telephonic conversation
In a telephonic conversation on Thursday, Pakistan PM Imran Khan discussed Afghan peace process and the Kashmir issue with US President Donald Trump along with other bilateral and regional matters. Khan apprised President Trump of the current situation in Kashmir and also re-affirmed Pakistan's commitment to the advancement of the Afghan peace process
Govt garners Rs 2.03 lakh cr revenue from Coal India in last 6 fiscals
"The government has collected Rs 2,03,221.12 crore in revenue from Coal India in the last six years beginning from financial year 2013-14 up to the last fiscal 2018-19," Coal Minister Pralhad Joshi said in a written reply to the Lok Sabha.
Govt can’t hold Kashmir’s 7 mn in ‘custody’ under Sec 144: Kapil Sibal to SC
A three-judge bench, led by Justice NV Ramana, who is slated to be the Chief Justice of India, was hearing a batch of petitions which challenged the communication lockdown and the blanket imposition of Section 144.
Share market update: PSU bank shares jump; OBC climbs 3%
The Nifty PSU Bank index was trading 1.49 per cent up at 2609.20.
Rail services resume in Kashmir Valley, people throng Sunday flea market in Srinagar
Railway services were resumed in Kashmir valley after three months of being suspended due to security reason post abrogation of Article 370. Conditions have begun to normalise in the valley as the weekly flea market witnessed a rush and local transport have started plying on some routes in the city and elsewhere in the valley including buses and autos.
JDU changed stand on CAB after backlash over opposing 370
Some senior leaders such as Prashant Kishor, KC Tyagi and Pavan Verma seem to be unhappy over the party announcing support to the CAB in the Lok Sabha on Monday.
SC, ST, educationally backward people in Jammu & Kashmir, Ladakh will continue to get reservation in jobs: Government
"Before the revocation of Article 370 and 35A, 'The Jammu and Kashmir Reservation Act, 2004' was in force to provide reservation in jobs to the scheduled castes, scheduled tribes and other socially and educationally backward classes in the erstwhile state of J&K," Minister of State for Personnel Jitendra Singh said in a written reply to Lok Sabha.
Total normalcy in Kashmir, Internet to be restored at appropriate time: Amit Shah to Rajya Sabha
The Home Minister on Wednesday said in Rajya Sabha that the government will restore Internet connection in Kashmir as soon as the local administration feels it is fit to do so.
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