No proposal for PoK merger with Pakistan: Foreign Office
"There is no such proposal under consideration,” Foreign Office spokesperson Aisha Farooqui said on Thursday when asked about the reports. She also rejected that government was thinking to bring new regulation to change the status of Gilgit-Baltistan. “It is media speculation I, do not wish to comment on it,” she said in response to a question.
J-K: Army chopper crashes near Reasi district, pilots safe
An Army 'Cheetah' chopper crashed near Reasi district in Jammu on Monday. The chop...
Chopper crash lands due to technical snag in J-K's Reasi
The chopper, which was on a routine sortie, developed some technical problem and had...
Akali Dal demands release of J&K MP Farooq Abdullah
Abdullah has been under detention since August 5, when the Centre withdrew Article 370 from Jammu and Kashmir and divided the state into two Union territories.
From $10k bags to now a $67 lipstick, Hermès is finally joining the competitive world of luxury beauty
The luxury French group will add other products over time.
FM holds meeting with industry on direct tax dispute resolution scheme
With over Rs 9 lakh crore worth direct taxes locked up in litigation, the government last week introduced 'Direct Tax Vivad se Vishwas Bill, 2020' in the Lok Sabha. Once passed by Parliament, the scheme would be notified and rules would be framed.
Sachin Tendulkar to flag off New Delhi Marathon on February 23 with over 13K runners
The runners will take part in four different categories.
Live streaming of court proceedings: SC says matter to be dealt by CJI on administrative side
The Supreme Court said the issue related to implementation of its 2018 verdict allowing live streaming of court proceedings of cases of constitutional and national importance has to be dealt with by the Chief Justice of India on the administrative side.
Former CMs radical influencers: PSA dossier
The Public Safety Act dossiers against former J&K CMs Omar Abdullah and Mehbooba Mufti claim that they are radical influencers who have played role in inciting common people against the Union of India. “Despite being a mainstream politician… (Omar) has been planning activities against the Union of India under the guise of politics,” read the PSA dossier.
Centre allots Rs 5.6k cr to bullet train, Maharashtra will also have to contribute
Even as Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray has questioned the high costs and feasibility of the bullet train project, it has now emerged that the Union government has allotted Rs 5,600 crore for the ambitious project for fiscal 2020-21.
Indians among ISIL-K foreign fighters who surrendered to Afghan authorities: UN report
The UN Security Council's 1267 Al Qaeda Sanctions Committee in May last year blacklisted Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant-Khorasan (ISIL-K), which is also known as ISIL's South Asia Branch, ISIL Khorasan, Islamic State's Khorasan Province and South Asian Chapter of ISIL.
VHP to honour lawyers led by K. Parasaran in Ayodhya
The Vishva Hindu Parishad is set to felicitate the entire legal team that fought for Ayodhya case in the court that ultimately won themvictory to build Ram Lalla temple at the disputed site. The team was led by senior Supreme Court lawyer K. Parasaran. The VHP has also invited lawyers who fought the case in the high court and lower court.
President hails CAA, J&K move; no mention of NRC
President Ram Nath Kovind on Friday hailed the contentious Citizenship Amendment Act as "historic" in his address to joint sitting of both houses of Parliament, prompting protests by some opposition members.
Submit cross-LoC traders’ details: I-T Dept to J&K Police
The central Income-Tax department has written to the Jammu and Kashmir Police asking it to submit details of suspected cross-LoC (Line of Control) traders, who have allegedly made surplus money through the trade route, to augment an ongoing investigation.
K'taka to lay roadmap for use of Rs 8,500 cr corpus
The state government has started efforts to create a roadmap to use Rs 8,500 crore accumulated with the Board over the past few years.
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