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Have not fired a single bullet in 6 days: Jammu and Kashmir Police rubbishes reports of violence in Valley

Have not fired a single bullet in 6 days: Jammu and Kashmir Police rubbishes reports of violence in Valley

The Jammu and Kashmir Police and the administration said that people should now believe “fabricated and motivated news”.

Aug 11, 2019, 09:44 AM IST
Rahul Gandhi asks government to 'lift the veil of secrecy' in Jammu and Kashmir, says 'things going wrong'

Rahul Gandhi asks government to 'lift the veil of secrecy' in Jammu and Kashmir, says 'things going wrong'

Rahul Gandhi said that there were reports of violence and people dying in Jammu and Kashmir and demanded that the government must make things “transparent”.

Aug 11, 2019, 07:42 AM IST
Former J&K MLA Rashid Engineer arrested in terror funding case, sent to 4 days NIA custody

Former J&K MLA Rashid Engineer arrested in terror funding case, sent to 4 days NIA custody

Engineer was produced before Duty Magistrate Dharmender Singh, who sent him to four days NIA custody after the agency pushed for his 10 days remand.

Aug 10, 2019, 15:31 PM IST
National Conference MPs move SC over Article 370, bifurcation of Jammu and Kashmir

National Conference MPs move SC over Article 370, bifurcation of Jammu and Kashmir

The plea in the Supreme Court claims that it is unconstitutional to abrogate Article 370 without the recommendation of the Jammu and Kashmir Assembly.

Aug 10, 2019, 15:15 PM IST
Jammu and Kashmir's first investor summit in October-November, PM Modi likely to inaugurate

Jammu and Kashmir's first investor summit in October-November, PM Modi likely to inaugurate

Parliament has revoked Article 370 granting special status to Jammu and Kashmir and passed the J&K Reorganisation Bill, bifurcating the state into two union territories: Jammu and Kashmir and

Aug 10, 2019, 15:00 PM IST
Section 144 lifted in Jammu, Kashmir coming back to normalcy: Governor Satya Pal Malik

Section 144 lifted in Jammu, Kashmir coming back to normalcy: Governor Satya Pal Malik

Applauding Prime Minister Narendra Modi's speech after Article 370 was scrapped, Governor Malik on Friday said, "PM Modi's speech has had a calming effect. The situation is peaceful."

Aug 10, 2019, 07:33 AM IST
Colleges re-open in Kathua and Samba districts of J&K, govt makes food and other essentials available at doorsteps

Colleges re-open in Kathua and Samba districts of J&K, govt makes food and other essentials available at doorsteps

The move comes days after the Narendra Modi government scrapped Article 370, Article 35A and bifurcated Jammu and Kashmir into two Union Territories (UTs).

Aug 09, 2019, 07:14 AM IST
In address to nation, PM Modi says world cinema will return to film in J&K

In address to nation, PM Modi says world cinema will return to film in J&K

"There was a time when Kashmir was the favourite destination of Bollywood filmmakers, I am confident that in future even international films will be shot there."

Aug 08, 2019, 21:08 PM IST
Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury embarrasses Congress again, says J&K like a concentration camp

Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury embarrasses Congress again, says J&K like a concentration camp

Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury slammed the Narendra Modi government for trying to forcefully control people of Jammu and Kashmir. 

Aug 08, 2019, 16:49 PM IST
Ghulam Nabi Azad detained at Srinagar Airport, sent back to Delhi

Ghulam Nabi Azad detained at Srinagar Airport, sent back to Delhi

A former chief minister of J&K, Azad boarded a flight early in the morning from Delhi and reached Srinagar airport. Azad had said that he always visits the city at the end of the parliament

Aug 08, 2019, 15:40 PM IST
Situation in Jammu and Kashmir returning to normalcy, government extending all possible help

Situation in Jammu and Kashmir returning to normalcy, government extending all possible help

The traffic movement which was earlier allowed till 6 am has now been extended to 9 am. The private vehicles have already been plying on the roads and now public transport along with interstate

Aug 08, 2019, 13:10 PM IST
In report on J&K situation to PM and Amit Shah, NSA says locals supportive of Centre's decision

In report on J&K situation to PM and Amit Shah, NSA says locals supportive of Centre's decision

After the meeting on Tuesday, Doval submitted a report to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Union Home Minister Amit Shah. The review was attended by senior stakeholders at the location and Doval also

Aug 07, 2019, 19:10 PM IST
Jammu and Kashmir first state in India to become a UT, Ladakh emerges from shadows

Jammu and Kashmir first state in India to become a UT, Ladakh emerges from shadows

After Rajya Sabha, Lok Sabha gave its nod to the Jammu and Kashmir Reservation Bill. This comes only a day after Article 370 was revoked.

Aug 06, 2019, 22:30 PM IST
Hindus displaced from Kashmir eye return to home and fond memories

Hindus displaced from Kashmir eye return to home and fond memories

Aiming to integrate the Jammu and Kashmir fully into India, Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government has scrapped rules restricting property purchases, state jobs and college places to residents

Aug 06, 2019, 22:14 PM IST
In Srinagar, Ajit Doval directs for essential supplies to people on priority

In Srinagar, Ajit Doval directs for essential supplies to people on priority

Ajit Doval is learnt to have given directions that the common people of Jammu and Kashmir should not face any hardship.

Aug 06, 2019, 20:54 PM IST
Integration and empowerment: PM Narendra Modi says J&K free from shackles now

Integration and empowerment: PM Narendra Modi says J&K free from shackles now

Article 370 has been revoked and Jammu and Kashmir is all set to become a Union Territory. PM Modi has promised peace and prosperity to people here as well as those in Ladakh which too becomes a

Aug 06, 2019, 20:27 PM IST
Pakistan violates ceasefire in Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri district

Pakistan violates ceasefire in Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri district

Pakistan has violated a total of 273 ceasefires in July, 181 in June, 221 in May, 224 in April, 267 in March, 215 in February and 203 in January.

Aug 06, 2019, 17:26 PM IST
Time for Ladakh to come out of shadows and shine bright: BJP MP Jamyang Tsering Namgyal

Time for Ladakh to come out of shadows and shine bright: BJP MP Jamyang Tsering Namgyal

Jamyang Tsering Namgyal says Article 370 had long strangulated the identity as well as the dreams and aspirations of people in Ladakh.

Aug 06, 2019, 16:01 PM IST
Narendra Modi-Amit Shah knock Article 370, 35A down; J&K's integration into India complete

Narendra Modi-Amit Shah knock Article 370, 35A down; J&K's integration into India complete

With the Modi government recommending that Article 370 be scrapped and revoking the 1954 Presidential proclamation which means that Article 35A no longer exists, the state's relation with rest of

Aug 05, 2019, 23:29 PM IST
How Amit Shah decimated all arguments for keeping Article 370 intact

How Amit Shah decimated all arguments for keeping Article 370 intact

Rajya Sabha passed the Jammu and Kashmir Reorganisation Bill after Amit Shah's earnest speech calling for politicians to unite for the welfare of people in the state.

Aug 05, 2019, 22:15 PM IST