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Minority Affairs Ministry team will visit Kashmir from August 27-28

The delegation will visit Kashmir from August 27-28 and explore the possibilities of development there. The delegation will have several officials besides the secretary of the Ministry. The delegation will consider if the development works of the Centre including schools, colleges and processions can be carried out there.

Aug 26, 2019, 11:04 AM IST

Pakistan's ISI planning to carry out terror attacks in Jammu and Kashmir to draw international attention

Since the abrogation of Article 370 and Article 35 in Jammu and Kashmir, which led to the scrapping of the special status to the erstwhile state, Pakistan has left no stone unturned in interfering in the internal matters of India. 

Aug 21, 2019, 21:01 PM IST

Normal life restored, no violence in J&K; NSA Doval tells Amit Shah in high-level meet

Apprising Union Home Minister Amit Shah regarding the prevailing situation in Jammu and Kashmir, National Security Advisor (NSA) Ajit Doval and Home Secretary Rajiv Gauba said that normal life has been restored in Jammu region and the Valley has been peaceful.

Aug 19, 2019, 18:19 PM IST

Russia, Pakistan hold telephonic conversation, discuss current situation in South Asia

Russia on Wednesday held a telephonic conversation with Pakistan discussing the current situation in South Asia, including the escalated tensions between India and Pakistan. This comes as another attempt by Pakistan to corner India on an international platform since Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led NDA government ended the special status granted to Jammu and Kashmir under Article 370. 

Aug 14, 2019, 19:05 PM IST

Government releases list of measures taken to restore normalcy in J&K

The Ministry of Home Affairs on Sunday released a list enumerating the measures taken by the civil administration to restore normalcy in Jammu and Kashmir amid the prevailing situation in the Valley. 

Aug 12, 2019, 13:47 PM IST

India keeping a close eye as Pakistan moves to base J-17 fighters at Skardu near Ladakh

Amid the ongoing tensions with Pakistan over the abrogation of Article 370, Pakistani forces have started moving equipment to their forward bases close to Ladakh.

Aug 12, 2019, 12:28 PM IST

Real face exposed: BJP attacks Chidambaram over 'Muslim majority in J&K' remark

"The opposition by people like Chidambaram, Ghulam Nabi Azad on matters ranging from Ayushman Bharat scheme, Triple talaq to Article 370, shows their real faces," the Union minister said.

Aug 12, 2019, 11:52 AM IST

Decision on Article 370 a national, not political issue, says Vice President Venkaiah Naidu

Naidu, who is also the Chairman of Rajya Sabha, called for steps to be taken to restore normalcy and implementing developmental and welfare agenda in the valley at the earliest.

Aug 12, 2019, 07:50 AM IST

No firing incidents in Jammu and Kashmir in past one week, situation calm: Police

The Jammu and Kashmir Police have brushed aside media reports of firing incidents in the Kashmir Valley, saying they did not fire a single bullet for nearly a week and the situation in the region is calm.

Aug 11, 2019, 07:39 AM IST

Jaishankar to embark on 3-day China visit from Sunday; bilateral and regional issues on agenda

External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar will leave for a three-day visit to China beginning Sunday to co-chair the second meeting of the India-China High-Level Mechanism (HLM) on cultural and people-to-people exchanges.

Aug 11, 2019, 06:18 AM IST

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 Ladakh.

Aug 10, 2019, 15:00 PM IST

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 session. 

Aug 08, 2019, 15:40 PM IST

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 transport has also started operating.

Aug 08, 2019, 13:10 PM IST