India rejects unwarranted reference by Pakistan to Jammu and Kashmir at UNSC
Raking up Kashmir issues, Pakistan's newly appointed envoy to the UN Munir Akram said the Security Council has had uneven record in resolving threats and breaches of international peace and security and there has been prolonged inaction in some cases. He said Pakistan is concerned at the absence of action by the Security Council over the situation in J&K.
Answer every question raised on restrictions imposed in Kashmir: SC to J&K
The Supreme Court told the J&K administration that it will have to...
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 t...
Understand India’s security preoccupations in Kashmir: Federica Mogherini
The EU is the first trade and investment partner of India. More than 6,000 European firms are established in India. But there is much more that we can do to unleash the full potential of our economic partnership, including by working together towards ambitious, balanced and mutually beneficial trade and investment agreements.
Militant associate involved in threatening civilians arrested in J-K's Pulwama
"Police in Awantipora arrested a terrorist associate involved in threatening and intimidating locals in Tral area. He has been identified as Asif Ahmad Bhat, a resident of Larow Jageer Tral," a police official said. He also said as per the police records, Bhat was involved in publishing and circulation of threat posters in the area.
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.
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.
Detained under PSA, Abdullah nominated on key defence panel
The name of the 81-year-old former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Farooq Abdullah and National Conference leader, in detention at his Srinagar home for over 100 days, tops the list of members of the 21-member consultative committee on defence headed by Defence Minister Rajnath Singh.
Kin of detained leaders seek better facilities
33 politicians were shifted to the MLA Hostel in Srinagar which is heavily guarded and lacks basic arrangements according to the detained leaders. The accomodation lacks basic facilities and has no proper heating and lighting arrangements, said relatives of the detainees.
Use new political map of India: Govt to Channels
“With the creation of two Union territories of J&K and Ladakh on October 31, 2019, the new political map has been released. It has been prepared by the Survey of India, department of science and technology. All TV channels are requested to use only this map,” the I&B ministry order said.
5,116 preventive arrests in J&K since Aug 4: Home Ministry
"5,161 preventive arrests, including stone pelters, miscreants, OGWs (overground workers), separatists and political workers were made since August 4, 2019, in Kashmir Valley," MoS home G Kishan Reddy said in a statement in the Rajya Sabha.
Kashmir trade body plans to sue government for shutdown damages
India turned Jammu & Kashmir into a union territory, tightening control in a move it said would rein in militancy in the region, and promote its development. But KCCI said development was elusive, thanks to a protracted shutdown after people closed markets and businesses as a mark of protest, and for fear of reprisals from insurgents.
Saffron prices rise 15% as snowfall damages crop in Kashmir
Farmers have requested the Jammu & Kashmir administration to start a crop insurance policy.
India and Pakistan's Davis Cup clash to be held in Kazakstan
The Asia/Oceania Group I match had initially been planned for September, but was pushed back to November 29-30 after safety fears were raised by India amid tensions between the neighbouring nations over Kashmir.
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