Civilian Killed, 3 Injured In Ceasefire Violation By Pak Troops In J&K

One civilian has been killed in J&K after ceasefire violation by Pakistan, police said (Representational) Srinagar:  A civilian has been killed and three others have been injured after a ceasefire violation by Pakistan in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kupwara district, police said today. The incident took place in the Tanghar sector of Kupwara. Two houses were … Read moreCivilian Killed, 3 Injured In Ceasefire Violation By Pak Troops In J&K

J&K shutdown, Internet ban take toll: Projects stuck, govt work hit

The communication shutdown, particularly the suspension of Internet, has been among the biggest roadblocks. (Express Photo: Shuaib Masoodi/File) In the days following its August 5 decision to scrap the special status to Jammu and Kashmir, the Centre had said that the move would “usher in a new era of development” and bring private investment to … Read moreJ&K shutdown, Internet ban take toll: Projects stuck, govt work hit

Blocked polls

An abandoned panchayat office in Pampore, Pulwama. (Express Photo by Shuaib Masoodi) Kashmir: Amid unkept promises and fear, an uneasy contest A mere six kilometres from the district headquarters of Budgam, Ichgam ticks most boxes on development. Two-storied houses dot both sides of the village road, and a Primary Health Centre, and 10 schools dot … Read moreBlocked polls

India Shreds Islamabad’s “Distorted Agenda” At UN After Pak Raises Kashmir

India slammed Pakistan for raising the issue of Jammu and Kashmir at a forum of the United Nations United Nations:  India has slammed Pakistan for raising the issue of Jammu and Kashmir at a forum of the United Nations, saying Islamabad employs “empty rhetoric” to serve its “distorted agenda” and continues to engage in spreading … Read moreIndia Shreds Islamabad’s “Distorted Agenda” At UN After Pak Raises Kashmir

Kin say PSA detenue is cancer patient, HC asks J&K govt to get him medically examined

The family of Palla, a resident of Matibugh village in Kashmir’s Kulgam, had approached the High Court seeking his release on medical grounds. The Jammu and Kashmir High Court in Srinagar has asked the Commissioner Secretary of J&K’s Home department to have a Public Safety Act (PSA) detenue “medically examined”. Parvaiz Ahmad Palla (33), who … Read moreKin say PSA detenue is cancer patient, HC asks J&K govt to get him medically examined

Militants kill apple loader from Punjab: ‘We have become a victim of special status abrogation’

Fruit loader Charanjeet Popli was killed by militants on Wednesday. Even as the body of fruit loader Charanjeet Popli arrived in Punjab’s Abohar town on Thursday, a day after he was killed by militants in Kashmir, commission agents and their workers demanded the safety of their colleagues in the Valley. Charanjeet, a resident of Abohar … Read moreMilitants kill apple loader from Punjab: ‘We have become a victim of special status abrogation’

“Just 2-3 Hours Of Sleep A Day”: Yogeshwar Dutt On Life As A Politician

Yogeshwar Dutt, an Olympic medallist in wrestling, joined the BJP on September 26. Bali (Sonepat):  After years spent wrestling for the country’s glory, Yogeshwar Dutt entered a different kind of arena when he threw in his lot with the ruling BJP last month. His fight will now be for votes in the upcoming Haryana elections, … Read more“Just 2-3 Hours Of Sleep A Day”: Yogeshwar Dutt On Life As A Politician

Maharashtra Assembly Elections 2019: History Will Take Note Of Those Who Opposed J&K Move: PM Modi

“History will take note of every person who ridiculed the abrogation of Article 370,” PM Modi said. Beed:  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday hit out at the opposition, saying history will have a mention of those who ridiculed the scrapping of Article 370 in Jammu and Kashmir. Addressing an election rally at Parli in … Read moreMaharashtra Assembly Elections 2019: History Will Take Note Of Those Who Opposed J&K Move: PM Modi

Place before us all your orders imposing curbs in J&K, SC tells Centre

The bench also comprised Justices R Subhash Reddy and B R Gavai. The Supreme Court Wednesday asked the Centre to produce before it orders under which restrictions had beenimposed in Jammu and Kashmir in the wake of amendments to Article 370 of the Constitution and revocation of the special status granted to the state. A … Read morePlace before us all your orders imposing curbs in J&K, SC tells Centre

Three Terrorists Killed In Encounter In Jammu And Kashmir’s Anantnag

Anantnag, Jammu And Kashmir: Terrorists first fired at around 02.30 AM (Representational) Srinagar:  Three terrorists who had joined terror groups recently were killed on Wednesday in an encounter with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir’s Anantnag district, officials said. The encounter broke out at Pazalpora area in Anantnag on the intervening night of Tuesday and … Read moreThree Terrorists Killed In Encounter In Jammu And Kashmir’s Anantnag

Top Court Seeks J&K’s Reply On Plea Against Detention Of NRI Businessman

The top court bench observed that the matter relates to “personal liberty”. New Delhi:  The Supreme Court on Wednesday asked the Jammu and Kashmir administration that why it has not filed a reply on a plea by the wife of a Malaysia-based NRI businessman challenging his detention following abrogation of provisions of Article 370. A … Read moreTop Court Seeks J&K’s Reply On Plea Against Detention Of NRI Businessman

Kashmir: Despite threats, farmers want to keep old trade links open

A worker at an apple orchard in Srinagar. (Express Archive) A day after the driver of a truck loading apples was killed by militants in South Kashmir’s Shopian district, the movement of trucks slowed. While the Jammu and Kashmir administration has vowed to increase security, this was the third attack on the apple trade in … Read moreKashmir: Despite threats, farmers want to keep old trade links open

BJP To Celebrate Accession Day On October 26th Across Jammu And Kashmir

BJP’s Ashok Kaul said every resident of the state must celebrate it. Jammu:  The Bharatiya Janata Party unit in Jammu, Kashmir and Ladakh will celebrate “Accession Day” of Jammu & Kashmir with the Union of India on October 26, the party’s state general secretary Ashok Kaul said. Mr Kaul, after discussing preparations for a successful … Read moreBJP To Celebrate Accession Day On October 26th Across Jammu And Kashmir

Srinagar: Farooq Abdullah’s sister, daughter arrested during protest

Related News Farooq Abdullah’s sister Suraya and daughter Safiyah in Srinagar on Tuesday. (Express photo: Shuaib Masoodi) Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Farooq Abdullah’s sister and daughter were among a dozen women arrested by J&K Police Tuesday, after preventing them from holding a sit-in to protest the Centre’s August 5decision to scrap the state’s … Read moreSrinagar: Farooq Abdullah’s sister, daughter arrested during protest

Airtel Resumes Postpaid Mobile Services In Jammu And Kashmir

Postpaod mobile services were restored in Kashmir yesterday. (AFP) Srinagar:  Bharti Airtel today said that it has resumed postpaid mobile services in Jammu & Kashmir and will waive postpaid plan rental charges during the service suspension phase for its ”Airtel Thanks” customers. ”Airtel Thanks” is an exclusive rewards programme by the telecom operator based on … Read moreAirtel Resumes Postpaid Mobile Services In Jammu And Kashmir

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