Kashmiri pandits

Facing criticism, Mehbooba Mufti govt revokes order that sought details of Kashmiri Pandits visiting Kheer Bhawani temple

Facing criticism, Mehbooba Mufti govt revokes order that sought details of Kashmiri Pandits visiting Kheer Bhawani temple

Kashmiri Pandits are sons of the soil and they do not need any permission to visit the shrines in Jammu and Kashmir, a J&K minister said.

May 14, 2018, 19:09 PM IST
PM Modi should resume talks as neither India nor Pakistan cannot afford war: Mehbooba Mufti

PM Modi should resume talks as neither India nor Pakistan cannot afford war: Mehbooba Mufti

India put the dialogue with Pakistan on cold storage after the Pathankot attack.

Mar 31, 2018, 18:25 PM IST
JKNPP protests against J&K govt's decision to review cases of stone-pelters

JKNPP protests against J&K govt's decision to review cases of stone-pelters

The protesters also burnt an effigy of Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti while demonstrating.

Nov 24, 2017, 18:08 PM IST
India belongs to Hindus first, over 50 countries for Muslims: Shiv Sena

India belongs to Hindus first, over 50 countries for Muslims: Shiv Sena

In a strongly-worded article in Saamana, the Shiv Sena has said that India belongs to Hindus first.

Oct 30, 2017, 13:58 PM IST
Pann Puja: Why Kashmiri Pandits celebrate this day on Vinayak Chaturthi

Pann Puja: Why Kashmiri Pandits celebrate this day on Vinayak Chaturthi

Out of the many festivals celebrated in the country, Vinayak Chaturthi has special significance in Kashmiri Pandit community.

Aug 25, 2017, 12:06 PM IST

SC rejects plea for probe into mass murder of Kashmiri Pandits in 1989-90

The Supreme Court on Monday dismissed a plea seeking a probe into mass murder of Kashmiri Pandits at the height of militancy in the Valley in 1989-90.

Jul 24, 2017, 20:28 PM IST
Mass murder of Kashmiri Pandits: SC refuses to reopen 215 cases citing huge time gap, lack of evidence

Mass murder of Kashmiri Pandits: SC refuses to reopen 215 cases citing huge time gap, lack of evidence

In a major development, the Supreme Court on Monday refused to entertain a plea seeking probe and prosecution of various persons, including separatist leader Yasin Malik, for offences including murder of over 700 Kashmiri Pandits during the height of militancy in the Valley in 1989-90.

Jul 24, 2017, 12:35 PM IST

NCM chief favours minority community tag for Kashmiri Pandits

At present, there are six notified minority communities in the country -- Muslim, Buddhist, Christian, Sikh, 

Jun 13, 2017, 18:26 PM IST
Zyeth Atham: How Kashmiri Pandits celebrate Mata Kheer Bhawani's big day!

Zyeth Atham: How Kashmiri Pandits celebrate Mata Kheer Bhawani's big day!

Zyeth Atham Mubarak! This is probably the first greeting of the day which every Kashmiri Pandit will exchange on the pious day of Zyeth Atham. The day also known as Jyeshtha Ashtami happens to be the eighth day of the bright half of Jyeshtha (May–June) month.

Jun 02, 2017, 14:15 PM IST

Hundreds of Kashmiri Pandits throng Mata Zeashta Devi shrine in Srinagar for annual 'maha yagya'

Hundreds of Kashmiri Pandits from various parts of the country thronged the shrine of Mata Zeashta Devi in Srinagar for the annual 'maha yagya' for peace and normalcy in Kashmir.

May 17, 2017, 14:12 PM IST

'J&K stone pelters part of pan-Islamic intifada movement'

Kashmiri stone pelters are part of "global terrorism" and a larger "pan-Islamic intifada fundamentalist movement", a frontal organisation of displaced Kashmiri Pandits said here on Saturday.

Apr 29, 2017, 17:50 PM IST

Historian slammed for saying 'return of Kashmiri pandits will be like cancer for Valley'

An article in 'Kashmir Narrator' has said that return of Kashmiri pandits to the Valley would be like cancer.  

Mar 27, 2017, 19:58 PM IST

Kashmir Assembly seeks return of migrant Pandits

The mass exodus of Kashmiri Pandits started from the Valley in early 1989 when armed insurgency began in the state.

Jan 19, 2017, 14:26 PM IST

J&K Assembly passes resolution for return of Kashmiri Pandits

 Jammu and Kashmir Assembly today unanimously passed a resolution for creating a conducive atmosphere for the return of Kashmiri Pandits and other migrants to the Valley.

Jan 19, 2017, 12:18 PM IST

Pandits say will return to Kashmir on own terms

We outrightly reject his offer as Kashmir historically belongs to Kashmiri Pandits, said Kundan Kashmiri, chief of Kashmiri Pandit Conference (KPC).

Oct 20, 2016, 23:28 PM IST
Donald Trump praises PM Narendra Modi, Hindu community, calls him a 'great man'

Donald Trump praises PM Narendra Modi, Hindu community, calls him a 'great man'

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump has heaped praise on PM Narendra Modi and his policies for India.

Oct 16, 2016, 09:12 AM IST
How Donald Trump's rally for Hindu-Americans in US will benefit Kashmiri Pandits in India

How Donald Trump's rally for Hindu-Americans in US will benefit Kashmiri Pandits in India

US Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump is all set to address a rally of Hindu-Americans in New Jersey on October 15. The proceeds of which will benefit global victims of Islamic terror.

Oct 09, 2016, 18:11 PM IST

Kashmiri Pandits to set up martyr memorial in J&K

Batting strongly for one place settlement and rehabilitation of Kashmiri Pandits in Kashmir Valley, a number of community organisations on Friday called for passage of KP Shrines and Temples bill and resolved to set up a memorial in the memory of the members killed by terrorists.

Sep 17, 2016, 02:53 AM IST

BJP passes resolution on return of Kashmiri Pandits to Valley

The Jammu and Kashmir BJP on Tuesday passed a resolution for the "dignified return" of Kashmiri Pandits (KPs) to the Valley.

Sep 13, 2016, 22:29 PM IST
You will be stunned to know what happened when Anupam Kher met a Kashmiri Muslim man

You will be stunned to know what happened when Anupam Kher met a Kashmiri Muslim man

Bollywood veteran Anupam Kher is known for raising issues of Kashmiri pandits. 

Sep 06, 2016, 20:24 PM IST