RANBIR PENAL CODE
Laws recently passed by Parliament extended to Jammu & Kashmir
According to MHA, this is the second and third order issued under which 21 central and local laws have been modified and made applicable to Jammu and Kashmir.
NIA files charge-sheet against 3 men trained in Pakistan to carry out attacks in India
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Government focuses on healthcare, employment and ease of governance in Jammu & Kashmir
On August 5 last year, the Centre had abrogated the sp...
Central laws to apply retrospectively in J&K
From Indian Penal Code (IPC) to Income Tax Act to Representation of the People Act, the 37 central laws passed by the Union cabinet for Jammu and Kashmir will be applicable retrospectively from October 31, 2019, officials said.
CBI searches 13 locations in J&K, NCR in connection with arms licence case
This is the first major operation of the agency after the reorganisation of Jammu and Kashmir as an Union Territory. It has given the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) the jurisdiction to operate there under the Delhi Special Police Establishment Act that governs it, officials said. The state of JK was bifurcated into union territories of J&K and Ladakh on August 5 by the govt.
President's rule revoked in J&K, 2 Union Territories created
The creation of the UTs of J&K and Ladakh coincides with the birth anniversary of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, credited with the merger of over 560 states with the Indian Union. The total number of states in the country will now be reduced to 28.
Jammu and Kashmir Bank loan fraud: Third case registered, searches carried out in Bengaluru
On August 7, two cases were registered in loan frauds worth about Rs 600 crore in the bank involving a different beneficiary, a Delhi-based businessman.
History made in J&K, geography too: Article 370 revoked; state carved into two UTs
Once the bill is passed by the Lok Sabha, Jammu and Kashmir will be India’s largest Union Territory, with lieutenant governor replacing the governor as its head.
J-K Guv favours including state Ranbir Penal Code under NIA Act
Governor N N Vohra favoured including Ranbir Penal Code under the purview of NIA Act so that the central probe agency has sweeping powers to take over any case.
Beef ban in Jammu and Kashmir: Supreme Court to hear plea against High Court orders on Monday
J&K HC, in two separate orders, had banned the sale of beef in the state and simultaneously scrapped the law that barred slaughter of bovine animals.
Mirwaiz Umer Farooq urges Indo-Pak leadership to resolve Kashmir
Farooq said there was no option for both India and Pakistan but to address the Kashmir issue in accordance with the aspirations of the people of Kashmir.
CBI to soon file final report in Srinagar Defence land scam
"It is informed that the investigation is at the final stage against said official and others," CBI spokesperson Kanchan Prasad said here.
Court order on plea seeking FIR against Syed Ali Shah Geelani on March 4
The court had reserved its order after hearing arguments that Geelani, had "threatened safety of India and its citizens" by delivering hate speeches.
Protest strike marks 2012 conclusion in Kashmir
South Kashmir township continues to be under curfew for the fourth consecutive day as police is busy in raids and detaining youth for “inciting violence”.