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Delimitation in J&K to begin soon after assuming new status
Srinagar, Sep 16 (IANS) Fresh delimitation of Assembly constituencies in Jammu and Kashmir is right now the top priority of the central government so that elections are held in the Union Territory as soon as possible.
2019-09-16
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Politics
Farooq Abdullah detained under PSA, can go sans trial for 2 yrs
Srinagar, Sep 16 (IANS) In a major development in Kashmir, former Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir Farooq Abdullah was on Monday detained under the Public Safety Act (PSA).
2019-09-16
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Politics
Kashmiri Pandits pay homage to martyrs, vow to return home
New Delhi, Sep 14 (IANS) The Kashmiri Pandits observed the "martyrs day" and resolved to continue the fight to reclaim the homeland, here on Saturday.
2019-09-14
Category: India, Delhi,National,Kashmir,Politics
SC moved over 'illegal detention' of children in J&K
New Delhi, Sep 14 (IANS) The Supreme Court has been moved over the "illegal detention of children" in Jammu and Kashmir following abrogation of Article 370 and the reorganisation of the state into two Union Territories (UTs).
2019-09-14
Category: India, Delhi,National,Kashmir,Immigration/Law/Rights
Roshni Act abuse probe may expose top leaders, babus in J&K
Srinagar, Sep 14 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik's decision to get the land allotment made under the Roshni Act investigated by the Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) is likely to expose the plunder by several politicians and former Ministers in the state.
2019-09-14
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics
Head of Northern Command reviews security in Kashmir
Udhampur (J&K), Sep 13 (IANS) Amid desperate efforts by Pakistan to push militants into the valley and disturb the calm, Northern Army Commander Lt. Gen. Ranbir Singh took stock of security preparedness in Kashmir.
2019-09-13
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security
Kashmir's new timetable for shopping
Srinagar, Sep 13 (IANS) In Kashmir shopkeepers have adopted a unique method to protest the abrogation of Article 370. Markets open for a few hours in the morning and then shut down during the day only to reopen briefly in the evenings.
2019-09-13
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Politics
Very close to restoring normalcy, says J&K DGP
Srinagar, Sep 11 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir Director General of Police (DGP) Dilbag Singh on Wednesday asserted that the erstwhile state is on the edge of normalcy, with restrictions almost lifted from most of the districts.
2019-09-11
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Politics,Defence/Security
Top LeT militant who attacked Sopore apple trader shot dead (3rd Lead)
Srinagar, Sep 11 (IANS) In a major operation, Jammu and Kashmir Police on Wednesday gunned down a top Lashkar-e-Taiba militant who was responsible for attacking a leading apple trader's family in which a girl child had also been injured. Some policemen were also injured in the exchange of fire but are said to be out of danger.
2019-09-11
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security,Terrorism
Kashmir's golden yellow autumn arrives without any tourists
Srinagar, Sep 7 (IANS) In the chirp of cicadas and the croak of frogs, the message at the moment is unmistakable. Kashmir's golden yellow season, autumn is here. But, where are the tourists?
2019-09-07
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Business/Economy,Politics
J&K govt explains benefits of abrogation of Art 370
Srinagar, Sep 5 (IANS) The Jammu and Kashmir government has come out with a public notice explaining the benefits and advantages of the abrogation of Article 370 which it said kept the state isolated for long and did not allow its development.
2019-09-05
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Politics
Kashmir Press Club demands communication blockade be lifted
Srinagar, Sep 3 (IANS) The Kashmir Press Club (KPC) on Tuesday asked the authorities to end the communication blockade in the valley, adding that some journalists have allegedly been asked to vacate their government accommodation.
2019-09-03
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Media,Defence/Security
2 Pak nationals nabbed, planned to guide terrorists into Kashmir
Srinagar, Sep 3 (IANS) Two Pakistani nationals nabbed by the Army on the Indian side of the Line of Control (LoC) were to guide a large group of terrorists to infiltrate into J&K for disrupting peace in the aftermath of the abrogation of Article 370 and division of the State into two Union Territories, Defence sources said.
2019-09-03
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security
In post Article 370 Kashmir, many arrested & released
Srinagar, Sep 3 (IANS) Twenty-one-year-old Sameer Ahmad Bhats family is inconsolable. A Public Safety Act (PSA) has been slapped against the truck driver. Just two days before the Eid there was a knock at the door of Manzoor Ahmad Bhat by a police party in the middle of the night. They were looking for his son Sameer.
2019-09-03
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security
Family members allowed to meet Omar, Mehbooba
Srinagar, Sep 2 (IANS) The family members of former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Ministers Omar Abdullah and Mehbooba Mufti on Monday met them for the first time as the two continued to remain under detention in Srinagar since the last 29 days.
2019-09-02
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Politics
Tourism hit as uncertainty looms large in post-370 Kashmir
Srinagar, Sep 2 (IANS) Forty-seven-year-old Mohammad Sultan is a worried man. The Srinagar taxi owner bought a brand new Toyota Crysta car for Rs 19 lakh, exclusively for tourists right at the start of the Amarnath Yatra in July. He hoped to do some brisk business at the tourist taxi stand on the boulevard road. He paid Rs 10 lakh from his pocket and took a bank loan of another nine lakh. Little did he know that all his hopes would be dashed to the ground right in the middle of a thriving tourism season. For just when Amarnath yatra had peaked, the news of scrapping of Article 370 came as a bolt from the blue bringing Kashmir to a halt and its economy.
2019-09-02
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Human Interest/Society
5 J&K residents booked for posting 'sensitive remarks' on FB
Jammu, Aug 29 (IANS) The Jammu and Kashmir police has booked five persons, all residents of Rajouri and Poonch districts, for posting "sensitive remarks" on Facebook that could disturb law and order in the state.
2019-08-29
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Immigration/Law/Rights,Technology
Roadmap to promote tourism in J&K, Ladakh soon
New Delhi, Aug 28 (IANS) With eye on developing manpower and promote exchanges between the tourist and the locals in the newly created Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir, a special roadmap had been prepared, Union minister of Tourism and Culture Prahlad Singh Patel told IANS in an interview on Wednesday.
2019-08-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Kashmir,Politics
Pak again violates ceasefire in Jammu and Kashmir
Srinagar, Aug 27 (IANS) Pakistan violated the ceasefire on the Line of Control for the second day in a row on Tuesday in Poonch sector in Jammu and Kashmir, army officials said.
2019-08-27
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security,Indo-Pak/Pakistan
No shortage of medicines in J&K, says govt
Srinagar, Aug 26 (IANS) Refuting the claims of medicine shortage in Jammu and Kashmir following the clampdown after the abrogation of Article 370 as "baseless", the Health Department said here on Monday Rs 32 crore medicines were supplied in the Valley between July 20 and August 23.
2019-08-26
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Health/Medicine,Politics
Separatist leader Geelani asks J&K people to resist
Srinagar, Aug 25 (IANS) Accusing the Centre of forcing "demographic change" and "settler colonies" in Kashmir in "violation of all international laws" and UN resolutions, All Parties Hurriyat Conference Chairperson Syed Ali Geelani has urged Jammu and Kashmir's people to "resist at this critical juncture".
2019-08-25
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Politics
Medicines in stock for 15-20 days in J&K: Administration
Srinagar, Aug 25 (IANS) The Jammu and Kashmir administration on Sunday announced that all 376 notified as well as 62 essential or life saving medicines are available in stock in the Union Territory for 15-20 days.
2019-08-25
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Health/Medicine,Human Interest/Society,Politics
J&K administration asks leaders to stay away from Srinagar
Srinagar, Aug 23 (IANS) The Jammu and Kashmir administration on Friday asked leaders of political parties not to visit Srinagar, claiming it will jeopardize the efforts to restore normalcy in the region.
2019-08-23
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Politics,Defence/Security
Saloons disappear as workers desert Valley
Srinagar, Aug 23 (IANS) Bashir Ahmed Sheikh, 63, has been visiting a barber shop in North Kashmir's Ganderbal district for the last three days without any luck.
2019-08-23
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,IANS Life
First encounter in J&K since Art 370 abrogation
Srinagar, Aug 20 (IANS) The gun battle between security forces and militants in Baramulla district of Jammu and Kashmir continued till late into the night on Tuesday.
2019-08-20
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security
How these J&K officers are fighting fake news on Kashmir
Srinagar, Aug 19 (IANS) With a full-fledged information war breaking out following the abrogation of Article 370 of the Constitution that gave Jammu and Kashmir special status, several officers of the state have put themselves on the front line of fighting fake news propaganda, mostly emanating from Pakistan.
2019-08-19
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Media,Politics
Schools reopen in Srinagar, but students missing
Srinagar, Aug 19 (IANS) After a gap of 15 days, around 200 school in Srinagar reopened on Monday, but few students showed up. Though teachers were present in most schools, jittery parents avoided sending their children.
2019-08-19
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Education
Pak resumes ceasefire violations in J&K
Srinagar, Aug 18 (IANS) After a lull of less than 24 hours, Pakistan violated the ceasefire again with fresh shelling near the Line of Control in Nowshera sector of Rajouri district in Jammu and Kashmir on Sunday.
2019-08-18
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security
Would return to real time normalcy elude Kashmiris for long?
Srinagar, Aug 18 (IANS) Moving with extreme caution and taking decision based on daily assessment of the ground situation, authorities on Sunday relaxed curbs in more areas of the Kashmir Valley.
2019-08-18
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Politics
Indian Army hits Pakistani post opposite Rajouri
Srinagar, Aug 17 (IANS) The Indian Army hit a Pakistani post opposite the Rajouri sector in Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday during continuous cross-fire following a ceasefire violation on the Line of Control (LoC) by Pakistan that left a soldier dead, officials said.
2019-08-17
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security,Indo-Pak/Pakistan
Rahul condemns arrest of J&K Congress chief
Jammu, Aug 16 (IANS) Former Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Friday condemned the arrest of the party's Jammu and Kashmir unit chief Ghulam Ahmed Mir and another party leader saying the government has delivered another body blow to democracy.
2019-08-16
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Politics
No killing in Kashmir, situation to be normal in few days (2nd Lead)
Srinagar, Aug 16 (IANS) There has been no loss of life to any person in the Kashmir Valley during the past 12 days of lockdown, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Secretary B.V.R. Subrahmanyam said on Friday, and announced that the restrictions will be lifted and life "will become completely normal" as the situation improves over the next few days.
2019-08-16
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Politics
Lt. Col Dhoni in Ladakh on Independence Day
Ladakh, Aug 15 (IANS) Former India skipper M.S. Dhoni, who is currently serving in the Indian Army, is in Ladakh where he brought in India's 73rd Independence Day with the masses of the newly formed union territory.
2019-08-15
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Sports
Striking down Article 370 tipping point, say Kashmiri Pandits
Jammu, Aug 14 (IANS) Striking down of Article 370, which gave Jammu and Kashmir a sense of specialness, is the tipping point as it can further escalate the communal tension in the state, says Shadi Lal Pandita, a Kashmiri Pandit, who was forced to migrate along with his family to Jammu in 1989 in wake of terror attacks.
2019-08-14
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National
Scrapping Article 370 freed us from slavery: West Pak refugees
Jammu, Aug 14 (IANS) West Pakistan Hindu refugees, whose ancestors had migrated to India during the 1947 partition and settled in the Jammu region, were feeling stateless and cheated even after seven decades of living in Jammu and Kashmir.
2019-08-14
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National
Rahul politicising Kashmir visit issue: Governor
Srinagar, Aug 13 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik on Tuesday accused Congress leader Rahul Gandhi of politicising the Kashmir issue by seeking to put several pre-conditions to visiting the Valley, and which he said would lead to further unrest and problems for the people.
2019-08-13
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Politics
Rahul politicising Kashmir visit issue: Governor
Srinagar, Aug 13 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik on Tuesday accused Congress leader Rahul Gandhi of politicising the Kashmir issue by seeking to put several pre-conditions to visiting the Valley, and which he said would lead to further unrest and problems for the people.
2019-08-13
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Politics
J&K police complain to Twitter about Pak politician's 'malicious' post
Srinagar/New Delhi, Aug 13 (IANS) The Jammu and Kashmir Police on Tuesday said they have taken up with Twitter the "malicious content" posted by senior Pakistani lawmaker Rehman Malik who had tweeted that the Indian Army was using "helicopter gunships" to fire on villagers in Kashmir.
2019-08-13
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Politics
Full dress rehearsals for I-Day functions held in Valley
Kupwara, Aug 13 (IANS) Keeping in tune with the government's plan to hold Independence Day functions in every district of Jammu and Kashmir, a full dress rehearsal of the flag hoisting ceremony was held in the District Police Lines in Kupwara on Tuesday.
2019-08-13
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Politics,Defence/Security
Restrictions to ease in phased manner in Valley: Govt
Srinagar, Aug 13 (IANS) The government on Tuesday announced that it will ease restrictions on the movement of people in the Valley in a phased manner while claiming that normalcy has been restored in the Jammu division.
2019-08-13
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Politics
Muted celebrations mark Eid in Valley
Srinagar, Aug 13 (IANS) With extremely low key celebrations, Eid was perhaps never so sombre and subdued in Kashmir.
2019-08-13
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National
J&K police demands details of rogue Twitter handle
Srinagar, Aug 13 (IANS) Police in Jammu and Kashmir has shot a letter to Twitter asking for details of one of its accounts that has been spreading "rumours through his tweets very frequently which are leading to law and order situation in the Kashmir Valley".
2019-08-13
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security
Shah might visit Srinagar to unfurl Tricolour at Lal Chowk on Aug 15
Srinagar, Aug 12 (IANS) In what could be yet another historical move, Union Home Minister Amit Shah might airdash to Srinagar to unfurl the Tricolour at Lal Chowk on Independence Day, August 15.
2019-08-12
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security
Separatist Malik's locality in Srinagar peaceful on Eid
Srinagar, Aug 12 (IANS) Jailed separatist leader Yasin Malik's home locality here peacefully celebrated Eid on Monday, reports from the area said.
2019-08-12
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Politics
Article 370 goes up in 'air' literally!
Jammu, Aug 12 (IANS) The sky in this Hindu-dominated town in Jammu and Kashmir is agog with kites with just two words written on them -- Article 370.
2019-08-12
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Human Interest/Society
CRPF dismisses social media message of rift with Kashmir Police
New Delhi, Aug 12 (IANS) Both the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) and the Jammu and Kashmir Police (JKP) on Monday dismissed messages of rift among security forces deployed in J&K after the abrogation of Article 370.
2019-08-12
Category: India, Delhi,National,Kashmir,Politics,Defence/Security
J&K Police writes to service providers on malicious social media campaign on Kashmir
Srinagar, Aug 12 (IANS) A week after lockdown of Kashmir Valley post Centre's announcement about scrapping Article 370, Jammu and Kashmir Police has claimed that malicious campaign was spread on social media. The state police has written to service providers to take action against twitter handles and other such posts on social media who are spreading misinformation.
2019-08-12
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security
J&K celebrates Eid after special status revocation
Srinagar, Aug 12 (IANS) Amid massive security arrangements and restrictions, Jammu and Kashmir on Monday marked its first Eid after the revocation of its special status, even as the state administration held a meeting with local clerics to oversee prayer arrangements and ensure peaceful celebrations.
2019-08-12
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Politics,Religion,Defence/Security
To scuttle protests, more pro-Pak prisoners to be shifted outside J&K
Srinagar, Aug 9 (IANS) Several core groups of terrorists and separatist leaders, mostly pro-Pakistanis, lodged in various jails of Jammu and Kashmir were planning to launch violent protests inside and outside the jails across the Valley, post revocation of Article 370.
2019-08-09
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security
Indefinite prohibitory orders clamped in Kargil
Srinagar, Aug 8 (IANS) Indefinite prohibitory orders were imposed on Thursday in Kargil, Drass and Sankoo areas of Jammu and Kashmir to maintain peace and tranquillity, the district administration said.
2019-08-08
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Politics