It said the “minority of hateful radicals” have prevented them from returning to the Valley and also used Article 370 to prevent any progress of any kind in the region, including in the health domain.
The sources said that once Shah had reviewed the situation in Kashmir himself, Doval was sent to Srinagar to assess the situation from a security point of view.
The Union Territory for Jammu and Kashmir will have a legislature but there will be no Assembly in Ladakh, Shah said in a statement.
Omar said in his meeting with the Governor he told him about rumours surrounding Article 35A, Article 370, delimitation and even trifurcation of the state.
Addressing party workers on PDP’s foundation day, here’s what Mehbooba Mufti said!
Rahim, who goes there to extract the plants, takes 20 minutes. The plant is then sold to smugglers who sell it to international markets
Assembly elections are due in Jammu and Kashmir after President’s rule in the state was extended for another six months.
Kashmiri taxi driver has returned the lost bag of a tourist family containing valuables worth over Rs 10 lakhs
The accused teacher has been asked to appear before Child Welfare Committee.
Rashid is the chief of Awami Itehad Party, while Faesal, who gave up his coveted career in the IAS to join politics, formed the JKPM.
An army major was killed while three others including another officer and two soldiers were wounded in an ongoing gunfight with the militants in Bidoora village in Achabal area of south Kashmir’s Anantnag districton Monday. Going by the reports, officer identified as Rahul Verma was killed and two other personnel[Read More…]
The arrested youth identified as Adil Dar of Kulgam, Tahir Lone of Shopian, Sameer Bhat of Sopore and Naveed Parra of Pattan in Baramulla district.
A special investigation team has been formed to probe the matter, the police said.
The last time a delimitation exercise took place in the state was also under President’s Rule, as far back as 1995 in extremely difficult circumstances by the Justice (retired) K.K. Gupta Commission.
Rouf Ahmad Dar, the tourist guide, was a resident of Yeened.
Zakir Rashid Bhat, 25, was trapped by security forces in a three-storey house in southern Kashmir late on Thursday and to flush him out, the house was set ablaze during the operation
Police said one of the three slain militants was a top commander, identified as Khalid Bhai of Pakistan.
Jammu: A Pakistani national was apprehended by the Border Security Force (BSF) at the international border in Jammu and Kashmir’s Samba district. Muhammad Afzal, belonging to Narowal in Pakistan, was apprehended late on Wednesday when he was crossing over to the Indian side of the border, BSF sources said. Afzal[Read More…]
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Srinagar: Two militants were killed on Saturday in a gunfight with the security forces in Jammu and Kashmir’s Shopian district, police said. “Following a brief shoot out in the orchard area of Gahand village the two militants were killed. Their exact identities and affiliations are being ascertained,” an officer said.[Read More…]
Srinagar: Former Jammu & Kashmir Chief Minister and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) president Mehbooba Mufti said on Wednesday that by aligning with the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), her father, Mufti Sayeed, had captured the “Jinn in the bottle”. Addressing an election rally in Anantnag district, Mehbooba Mufti said by joining[Read More…]
Jammu: Rehana Bashir, who hails from a remote area in Jammu and Kashmir’s Poonch district, has become the first woman from the district to crack the coveted civil service exams. An MBBS graduate from Salwah village of Mendhar area in Poonch, she finished at 187th rank in the overall merit[Read More…]
Srinagar: Reacting to the BJP’s commitment to abrogate articles 370 and 35A of the Constitution, National Conference President Farooq Abdullah said on Monday that the move will pave the way for ‘Azadi’ for Kashmir. The BJP manifesto released by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP President Amit Shah said the[Read More…]