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Amid boycott from Kashmiri separatists, Centre's interlocutor Dineshwar Sharma set to hold talks

Amid boycott from Kashmiri separatists, Centre's interlocutor Dineshwar Sharma set to hold talks

Amid boycott from separatists, Centre's new representative for Kashmir Dineshwar Sharma will begin a sustained dialogue in his maiden trip to the Valley on Monday.

Nov 06, 2017, 08:18 AM IST
Jammu and Kashmir: No magic wand, but serious effort for peace, says new interlocutor Dineshwar Sharma

Jammu and Kashmir: No magic wand, but serious effort for peace, says new interlocutor Dineshwar Sharma

Centre's special representative for Kashmir Dineshwar Sharma says he does not have a magic wand, but wants to be judged by his actions when he starts the process of talks in the Valley tomorrow.

Nov 05, 2017, 14:04 PM IST
Addressing radicalisation is top challenge in Kashmir, says new interlocutor Dineshwar Sharma

Addressing radicalisation is top challenge in Kashmir, says new interlocutor Dineshwar Sharma

Violence has escalated in the Valley since the killing of Hizbul Mujahideen commander Burhan Wani

Oct 28, 2017, 10:03 AM IST
J&K: Massive search operation underway in Kupwara following reports of terrorists' infiltration

J&K: Massive search operation underway in Kupwara following reports of terrorists' infiltration

Following reports of infiltration by terrorists in the Valley, massive search operation by the security forces is underway since morning in jungles of Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara district on Friday.

Jun 02, 2017, 22:17 PM IST
Burhan Wani's successor Sabzar Bhat killed in Kashmir, one dead amid protests; Hurriyat calls for shutdown

Burhan Wani's successor Sabzar Bhat killed in Kashmir, one dead amid protests; Hurriyat calls for shutdown

One civilian was killed and 35 injured others, including five policemen, were injured in violent protests as authorities braced for a recurrence of the 2016 unrest that saw nearly 100 dead.

May 27, 2017, 23:45 PM IST
Army-run schools in Valley indoctrinating kids, alleges separatist leader Geelani; Govt slams remark

Army-run schools in Valley indoctrinating kids, alleges separatist leader Geelani; Govt slams remark

Union minister Jitender Singh said, "The Kashmiri youth should ask them (separatists), if jihad is so important then why doesn't he (Geelani) tell his own children to leave studies."

May 06, 2017, 21:20 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
Breathtaking view of layered deposits in Uzboi Vallis!

Breathtaking view of layered deposits in Uzboi Vallis!

The US space agency NASA has released a breathtaking view of layered deposits in Uzboi Vallis, a valley lying situated within the Margaritifer Sinus quadrangle (MC-19) region on Mars.

Mar 18, 2017, 23:31 PM IST
Mehbooba Mufti would prefer Salman Khan as J&K brand ambassador

Mehbooba Mufti would prefer Salman Khan as J&K brand ambassador

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Friday said that the state is safe for tourists to visit as the political situation is under control.

Mar 18, 2017, 09:49 AM IST
Kashmir University defers all exams scheduled for Jan 7, 8

Kashmir University defers all exams scheduled for Jan 7, 8

"Fresh dates for the deferred examinations shall be notified separately," a spokesman of the university said.

Jan 06, 2017, 17:18 PM IST
BJP demands inquiry by retired HC judge into Kashmir violence

BJP demands inquiry by retired HC judge into Kashmir violence

"With the situation largely under control now, it is right time for government to order an inquiry by a retired Judge," state BJP spokesman Sunil Sethi said.

Dec 23, 2016, 19:40 PM IST
Kashmir Valley witnesses season's first snowfall at higher reaches

Kashmir Valley witnesses season's first snowfall at higher reaches

The Kashmir people who resides at the higher reaches of the valley has witnessed the first snowfall of the season and sending chilly winds into the plains.

Nov 21, 2016, 17:54 PM IST
Fresh violence triggers in Srinagar after teen's death, security forces deployed in strength

Fresh violence triggers in Srinagar after teen's death, security forces deployed in strength

Security forces were on Sunday deployed in strength in parts of Srinagar in the wake of fresh violence following death of a teenager, even as normal life remained affected elsewhere in the Valley for the 121st consecutive day due to separatist?sponsored strike.

Nov 06, 2016, 12:19 PM IST
Kashmir separatists set on fire over two dozen schools; police ordered to take action

Kashmir separatists set on fire over two dozen schools; police ordered to take action

In a series of such attacks, separatists on Monday set another school in Kashmir on fire, inviting ire from the public. The latest incident took place in South Kashmir’s Anantnag district.  

Oct 31, 2016, 16:26 PM IST
Talibani-style diktat in Kashmir as 23 schools burnt down; Hurriyat blamed

Talibani-style diktat in Kashmir as 23 schools burnt down; Hurriyat blamed

The opening of the schools is an emotive issue for the parents in the valley since it is directly linked to the career and future of their wards.

Oct 29, 2016, 17:08 PM IST

Srinagar limps back to normalcy, normal life remains affected in other parts of Kashmir

Summer capital Srinagar witnessed significant improvement in public transport on Thursday even as normal life elsewhere in the Valley remained affected due to the strike called by separatists.

Oct 27, 2016, 13:09 PM IST
 Authorities relax curfew in parts of Srinagar

Authorities relax curfew in parts of Srinagar

Following improvement in situation, curfew was relaxed by the authorities in parts of Srinagar

Aug 29, 2016, 02:35 AM IST
WOW! This AIADMK MP steals show in Parliament by singing his 'unfettered love' for Kashmir – Must Watch

WOW! This AIADMK MP steals show in Parliament by singing his 'unfettered love' for Kashmir – Must Watch

AIADMK MP A. Navaneethakrishnan on Wednesday stole the show during a debate in the Rajya Sabha by presenting a beautiful rendition of a Tamil song picturized in the Valley from an old Tamilian movie.

Aug 11, 2016, 17:10 PM IST

Govts have become insensitive towards our woes: Kashmiri Pandit employees

Kashmiri Pandit (KP) employees in the Valley on Tuesday accused the Centre and the state government of being "insensitive" to their problems.

Aug 09, 2016, 19:50 PM IST