India slams Pakistan, Turkey and OIC for raking Kashmir matter at UNHRC
India exercised its right of reply at the 45th Session of the Human R...
Currently 223 persons under detention in Jammu and Kashmir: Union Home Ministry
The Union home ministry on Tuesday said that 223 persons are ...
Report ready, Jammu and Kashmir to get record package soon: Manoj Sinha
Manoj Sinha, who was appointed the LG of J&K in August, said the gove...
16.79 lakh people in J-K given domicile certificates: Govt tells Lok Sabha
Union Minister of State for Home G Kishan Reddy said as per the information provided by the Jammu and Kashmir administration, a total of 21,13,879 people have applied for domicile certificates.
CBI registers case against educational trust run by ex-Jammu and Kashmir minister
The agency officials carried out searches on Tuesday morning at nine locations -- three in Jammu and six at Kathua -- in connection with the case, according to the officials.
Former National Conference MLA dies of COVID-19 in Jammu Kashmir
Jammu and Kashmir had so far accounted for the total virus caseload of 43557. While 32327 people have recovered, 10446 are still undergoing treatment.
Massive package for J&K in offing: Jammu and Kashmir lieutenant governor Manoj Sinha
Sinha, who was appointed the LG of J&K in August this year, said the government is committed to development of the newly formed Union Territory and that the big announcement is on the cards within a week. "Business is suffering here not just for past 15 months but for past 15 to 20 years. A committee (constituted to design a package for J&K and assess business losses) has submitted its report,” said Sinha.
Jammu & Kashmir government withdraws 50 per cent 'corona tax' on liquor
In the policy objectives, the government notification among other things said it was meant to rationalise the number of taxes, duties and other levies to optimize revenues for common good and check bootlegging or smuggling of bottled in origin (BIO) brands in the UT from outside.
Over a year after Gupkar declaration, parties in Kashmir resolve to fight for special status
The parties said these are testing times and times of pain for the peace-loving people of Jammu and Kashmir and said they assure the people that all their political activities will be subservient to the "sacred goal" of reverting to the status of J-K as it existed on August 4, 2019.
Kashmir politicians day-dreaming, restoration of Articles 370 next to impossible: BJP
The J&K BJP chief made the remarks after various political parties in Kashmir on Saturday unanimously resolved to fight for the restoration of the special status of the erstwhile state as it existed before August 5, 2019, and said the measures taken were "spitefully shortsighted" and "grossly unconstitutional".
Barbed wire in Kashmir: Security cordon to powering rural homes
Barbed wire has become synonymous with images of security cordons, especially in the context of Kashmir. But for years the Valley has been putting it to an unusual use: supplying electricity to scattered households in rural and hilly areas, a recent survey of the union territory’s (UT) power distribution network by a Central team has found.
Jammu and Kashmir issues 1.25 million domicile certificates, pending cases to be cleared in a week
The administration on Tuesday said 99% of the domicile certificates were issued to holders of permanent resident certificate (PRC) of the erstwhile state of J&K.
Turkey's comments on Jammu and Kashmir incorrect, biased: MEA
India on Thursday called as factually "incorrect, biased and unwarranted" Turkey's comments that removal of the special status of Jammu and Kashmir has not contributed to peace and stability in the region.
Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha forms committee for economic revival of Jammu and Kashmir
The committee will make an assessment of the overall economic scenario and propose fresh measures to ensure the union territory's revival, extension of power amnesty scheme and taking a holistic view of policy/guidelines for registration, renewal/operation of house boats.
Delimitation process underway in Jammu and Kashmir, polls to be conducted soon: PM Modi
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said that the 'delimitation process' is underway in Jammu and Kashmir and added that polls will be ...