JAMMU AND KASHMIR
Farooq Abdullah nominated to delimitation panel on Jammu and Kashmir
Delimitation, however, is a particularly prickly issue for the NC on two counts- one, the party has challenged the J&K reorganization Act 2019 itself in the SC and hence its participation in delimitation exercise that follows from the Act leaves it in a political hotspot.
Don't take admissions in 'unapproved' educational institutions in PoK: Government to J&K, Ladkah students
In a public notice, published in lo...
CIC to begin hearing Jammu & Kashmir RTI cases from May 15
Though the union territories of J&K and Ladakh have still not put their RTI machin...
Jammu, Srinagar to have CAT benches; Personnel Ministry modifies its order
The move comes nearly a month after the ministry in its April 29 order had extended the CAT's Chandigarh bench's jurisdiction to the states of Haryana, Himachal Pradesh and Punjab and union territories of Chandigarh, Jammu and Kashmir, and Ladakh.
Pakistan's state-run media starts providing weather update of Jammu & Kashmir
Radio Pakistan has special Kashmir coverage and a part of its webpage is dedicated to news from Jammu and Kashmir. The state-run Pakistan Television also gives coverage to news from Kashmir and runs special bulletin on the Valley.
Lockdown 5.0: Here's what it will look like in each state
While the central government has relaxed the lockdown across the country, containment zones have had theirs extended till June 30, however, some states are going all out in their restrictions.
Four associates of Lashkar-e-Taiba militants arrested in Jammu and Kashmir
"Police in Budgam along with security forces have arrested four terrorist associates including top terror associate of proscribed terror outfit LeT and recovered arms and ammunition from their possession," a police spokesperson said.
Implement RTI Act at the earliest: CIC to Jammu & Kashmir, Ladakh
In a letter sent to J&K chief secretary BVR Subrahmanyam on Friday, the commission asked the administration to appoint a central public information officer and the first appellate authority under the Act, and transfer all the cases pending with the state commission to the central body.
2 Hizbul Mujahideen militants killed in encounter in Jammu and Kashmir
While police officials did not identify the slain militants, sources said one the ultras killed in the operation was a top commander of the Hizbul Mujahideen hailing from Srinagar.
J&K engages 41,000 labourers, mostly migrants, in 4,800 industrial units
The engagement of migrant labourers in industrial units temporarily solved their livelihood problems and stopped many of them from returning to their native places as well, said officials. About 5,380 units have been allowed to function across J&K, out of which 4,829 are operational and have engaged about 41,386 workers, as per official figures.
Pakistan pushing coronavirus infected militants into Kashmir: Jammu & Kashmir DGP
"Till now, Pakistan had been supporting terrorists and now it is exporting coronavirus patients to infect people of Kashmir. This is something on which there is a need to take precaution," he told reporters in central Kashmir's Ganderbal district after reviewing security and measures taken in view of COVID-19 outbreak.
Cabinet gives ex post facto nod to law for specified domicile criterion for employment in J&K
The Jammu and Kashmir administration had on Monday issued new rules allowing people belonging to West Pakistan, Valmikis, women marrying outside their communities, non-registered Kashmiri migrants and displaced people to get domicile. Jammu & Kashmir (Adaptation of State Laws) Second Order, 2020 was notified by the Home Ministry on April 3.
Lockdown impact: Jammu and Kashmir HC judges dealing with cases via landlines, mobile, WhatsApp
The court had been frequently using Vidyo, a web application to hold videoconferencing for cases. However, after the lockdown, some cases came up which involved multiple lawyers.
Watch: Cops having tough time maintaining social distancing as liquor shops open in Jammu
As liquor shops reopen in Jammu, long queues seen outside these stores. Cops are having a ‘tough time’ to make people follow social distanci...
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