J-K witnesses drop in active COVID-19 cases for first time
There are now 258 active cases in Jammu and Kashmir, a drop of two cases compared to 260 on Monday. Earlier in the day, officials said 14 patients were discharged from hospitals in Kashmir and sent to home quarantine as per the standard operating procedure.
FIR against houseboat owner for hosting and hiding a British citizen amid lockdown in Kashmir
Last week when the foreigner was found he was i...
Pakistan set to raise Kashmir at Geneva again
Pakistan is set to raise Kashmir at the 43rd session of the Human Rights Council that will take...
No sign of revival for Kashmir tourism ahead of spring season
Tour operators, hoteliers and houseboat owners — who have already lost thousands of crores as tourist inflows fell to a 16-year low in 2019 — told ET that going by the bookings occupancy rates would be less than 10% for March and April.
PSA against former Jammu and Kashmir CM Farooq Abdullah revoked
In an order, state Home Secretary Shaleen Kabra said the PSA invoked on Abdullah on September 17 and further extended on December 13, has been revoked. The order comes into force with immediate effect.
Mehbooba Mufti to form joint strategy with other stakeholders in Kashmir over abrogation of Article 370, after her release
Mufti’s daughter, Iltija Mufti, who has been operating her mother’s twitter account since September 2019, has tweeted that all Kashmiris detained since August 5, 2019, deserve freedom and said that her mother will express her views on article 370 after she is released.
SC orders setting up of panel headed by MHA secy to consider pleas seeking 4G in J-K
A bench comprising Justices N V Ramana, Justices R Subhash Reddy and B R Gavai said the committee would also include the Chief Secretary of the UT and the secretary of ministry of communications to look into the demands by petitioners seeking restoration of 4G internet speed there.
Punjab: Two days after arrest of 2 LeT terrorists, third accomplice held in Pathankot
The Punjab police on Saturday said it has arrested another Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) terrorist while he was trying to flee to Kashmir. His arres...
Jammu and Kashmir: Syed Altaf Bukhari launches his own party in Srinagar
Former Jammu and Kashmir Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) leader Syed Altaf Bukhari launched his own party in Srinagar on March 08. Syed Altaf...
Bandipora: Fake currency racket busted by J&K Police, 4 arrested
Jammu and Kashmir Police on May 07 in a search operation seized a total of Rs 5 lakh Indian fake currency. With the help of Kulgam Police 4 ...
Delimitation commission for Jammu and Kashmir, Assam, Manipur, Arunachal, Nagaland formed
The Commission will delimit the constituencies of Jammu and Kashmir in accordance with the provisions of the Jammu and Kashmir Reorganisation Act, and of Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur and Nagaland in accordance with the provisions of the Delimitation Act, 2002, the notification said.
Government in a bind on Amarnath Yatra as pilgrims need medical certificates
The government is in a bind over conducting the Amarnath Yatra from June 23 as pilgrims cannot be given the go-ahead without health certificates from doctors but owing to Covid-19, medical staff across the country is already overburdened by the pandemic.
J&K: LeT module busted in Handwara; Heroin worth Rs 100 cr, Rs 1.34 crore cash seized
Jammu and Kashmir Police busted a major LeT module and recovered Heroin worth Rs 100 crore and Indian currency notes amounting to Rs 1.34 Cr...
DD, AIR show weather reports from Gilgit- Baltistan from today, officials say more reports to follow
A senior official in Prasar Bharati told ET, "Showing weather forecasts was just the start, and more reports on the socio-political situation in these areas will follow." The officials said they were closely working with the ministry of external affairs on this. The weather reports started with forecasts from Mirpur and Muzaffarabad, and other areas in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir.
India lambasts Pak at UNHRC over its interference in Kashmir
Vimarsh Aryan, First Secretary, Permanent Mission of India to UNOG in Geneva, Switzerland during Right of Reply (RoR) raised issues pertaini...
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