Pakistan again sought to raise the tempers on the matter asking the international community to take
notice of "gross human rights violations" in the Valley and pressurise India to put an end to the "repression" there.
A man who falsely claimed to be an
`advisor` in the Prime Minister`s Officer (PMO) and was
provided special facilities by authorities for visiting the
Vaishnodevi shrine was taken into custody in Katra in Jammu
In an attempt to support the
district administration, the Jammu and Kashmir government
today created the posts of Special Commissioner and Special
Inspector General of Police for northern districts on ex-cadre
Surrendered militants in Jammu and
Kashmir will now be extended benefits of a government scheme
which provides for employment to one of the family members of
a person killed in militancy-related incidents.
Opposition PDP on Monday condemned
the killing of another youth in the valley calling NC-Congress
government of being callous to public and demanded immediate
end to the merciless spilling of blood of the innocent.
The paramilitary CISF is faced with a deluge of applications for the posts of
constables at its centre in Reasi district of J&K, prompting the authorities to clarify that they are
not recruiting such personnel in the state.
A presentation on development
needs of Jammu and Kashmir by Omar Abdullah today prompted
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to compliment him for being not
only the "youngest but also the most impressive" Chief