Twist to Article 35A row, key file goes missing from Home Ministry

Twist to Article 35A row, key file goes missing from Home Ministry

A key Kashmir file justifying the insertion of Article 35A into the Constitution has gone missing from the high security vaults of North Block in New Delhi, a media report said today. The incident comes at a time when the...
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Solution to Kashmir Issue, Terror would be found by 2022: Rajnath Singh

Solution to Kashmir Issue, Terror would be found by 2022: Rajnath Singh

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh today asserted that by 2022, a solution would be found to the Kashmir problem as also other problems like terrorism, naxalism and North East insurgency. “There are a lot of problems — terrorism, naxalism, Kashmir.....
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Centre extends tax break for industry in J&K till 2027

Centre extends tax break for industry in J&K till 2027

Industries in the north eastern and Himalayan states including Jammu and Kashmir will continue to get tax exemption till March 2027, albeit as refund, under the current GST regime which was rolled out on July 1, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley...
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Mehbooba, Omar, Mirwaiz welcome Modi’s Kashmir outreach

Mehbooba, Omar, Mirwaiz welcome Modi’s Kashmir outreach

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s outreach to Kashmir in his Independence Day address on Tuesday in which he said bullets or abuses will not help resolve the problems of Kashmir has been welcomed by moderate separatist leader, J&K Chief Minister and...
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3 Militants, 2 Army jawans, 2 Civilians killed in Shopian gunfight

3 Militants, 2 Army jawans, 2 Civilians killed in Shopian gunfight

Three militants including an operational commander of Hizbul Mujahideen and two army soldiers were killed while five soldiers sustained injuries in an 18-hour-long gunfight between government forces and militants in Awneera village in Shopian district on Sunda...
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PM Modi assured ‘No Fiddling’ with J&K special status: Mehbooba Mufti

PM Modi assured ‘No Fiddling’ with J&K special status: Mehbooba Mufti

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has given “100 percent assurance” that he would back the PDP-BJP government’s ‘Agenda of Alliance’ which says there will be “no fiddling” with Article 370, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti said on Frida...
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Union Minister flags of ‘Tiranga Yatra’, to hoist tricolour at Lalchowk

Union Minister flags of ‘Tiranga Yatra’, to hoist tricolour at Lalchowk

Union Urban Development Minister CP Singh Friday flagged off “Tiranga Samman Yatra” organised by “Jharkhand Federation of Working Journalists (JFWJ)” from Morhabadi in Ranchi to hoist the tricolour in Srinagar on August 15, media reports said. Governme...
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Bloodbath Continues; 3 Militants killed, Civilian dies of pellet wounds in Tral

Bloodbath Continues; 3 Militants killed, Civilian dies of pellet wounds in Tral

Slain militants were part of Zakir Musa group: Police They were on way to rejoin us: Hizb Three militants were killed in a brief gunfight and a civilian died of pellet injuries in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district Wednesday afternoon. The...
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Won’t tamper with Article 35A & Article 370 till alliance with PDP is intact: BJP

Won’t tamper with Article 35A & Article 370 till alliance with PDP is intact: BJP

The Bharatiya Janata Party on Monday said it has decided not to tamper with or challenge any of the constitutional provisions of the state, including Article 35-A and Article 370, till its alliance with PDP remains intact. “I can tell...
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BJP to alter Article 35A on permanent residents in J&K?

BJP to alter Article 35A on permanent residents in J&K?

Away from the attention that Article 370 usually invites, a section of BJP sympathisers are steadily pushing the party’s less-noticed promise of altering Article 35A of the Constitution, which empowers the J&K government to define “permanent re...
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