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.
BJP expresses concern over party workers’ safety in Jammu and Kashmir
“We are concerned over the safety of our workers. Our workers are more ...
Pakistan threatens to hold own meet if OIC does not discuss the Kashmir issue
Earlier this week, Pakistan’s foreign minister, Shah Mehmood Qu...
Manoj Sinha takes oath as new Lieutenant Governor of Jammu and Kashmir
Srinagar, Aug 07 (ANI): Manoj Sinha took oath as the new Lieutenant Governor of Jammu and Kashmir. He took oath at the Srinagar Raj Bhawan o...
Manoj Sinha's appointment fails to enthuse political parties in Jammu and Kashmir
Sinha’s appointment, considered as a move meant to resume the political process in J&K, has been termed by UT’s political parties as “another Delhi man on Delhi’s mission”. They said that it won’t make any difference on the ground. Sinha will replace GC Murmu, who resigned late Wednesday night after remaining lieutenant governor for nine months.
View: All shackles broken, Jammu and Kashmir ready to soar
The series of systemic reforms that have been witnessed in two union territories in the last one year makes it amply clear that abrogation was not merely a political statement or an ideological commitment
BJP leader and sarpanch Sajad Ahmad Khanday shot dead in south Kashmir
This was the second such attack on a BJP member within 48 hours. On Tuesday, unidentified gunmen had fired at and seriously injured another BJP panch, Arif Ahmad, in Akhran area of Kulgam in southern Kashmir.
Transformation underway in Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh: External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar
Taking to Twitter, Jaishankar highlighted application of progressive laws, delivery of social justice, empowerment and support for vulnerable sections and rolling out of development projects as part of the transformation. The external affairs minister listed expansion of education and employment opportunities and advancement of women's rights as other takeaways.
BJP celebrates first anniversary of revocation of J&K's special status in Kashmir
"We are celebrating the completion of one year of abrogation of Article 370 (provisions) and the positive changes that it brought in Jammu and Kashmir," BJP leader Altaf Thakur told reporters at the party office in Jawahar Nagar here.
View: Thousands are still waiting for the dawn of a new era in the Kashmir Valley
The blunder of taking Kashmiris for granted that Pakistan committed in 1965 was repeated by India in 1987 by rigging assembly elections. Kashmiris realised that their fate is decided by Delhi and not by their vote. India ignored the Pakistan factor at its own peril. Pakistan grabbed the once in a lifetime opportunity offered on a platter to take revenge for its humiliating dismemberment in 1971.
Jammu and Kashmir: Several BJP workers quit party after targeted killings of leaders
Several BJP workers in Kashmir quit party after the recent attacks on some grass-root party workers. They claim the Govt is not providing lo...
Jammu & Kashmir admin imposes 6 day lockdown in Kashmir Valley to stem the virus spread
The lockdown, which comes into effect on Wednesday evening, will be reviewed after six days, they said. There were 502 fresh cases in the Valley on Wednesday.
Curfew imposed across Kashmir ahead of first anniversary of revocation of Article 370
Police and CRPF personnel were deployed in strength across the valley to ensure that the plans of the separatists to disturb peace did not succeed, officials said.