All-party meet: Politicians vow to defend Art 35A, 370

All-party meet: Politicians vow to defend Art 35A, 370

Seek audience with President, PM Srinagar, Aug 4: The leaders of mainstream political parties in Jammu and Kashmir, who met in Srinagar on Sunday evening, decided to seek an audience with President Ram Nath Kovind, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, and leaders of other parties amid tension in the state over fears of scrapping of Articles […]

Home minister holds meeting with top security brass

Home minister holds meeting with top security brass

New Delhi, Aug 4: Home minister Amit Shah on Sunday held a meeting with top security officials and is believed to have discussed the prevailing situation in Jammu and Kashmir, officials said. The hour-long meeting was attended by National Security Advisor Ajit Doval, Union home secretary Rajiv Gauba and other senior officials. The situation in […]

Will fight attempts to abrogate special status with all might: NC

Will fight attempts to abrogate special status with all might: NC

Srinagar, Aug 4: Jammu and Kashmir National Conference on Sunday called for effective and immediate measures to instill confidence among the people saying that the party is willing to go an extra mile to defend the special status of the State of Jammu and Kashmir. A meet of political affairs committee (PAC) was held here […]

Take back bodies of BAT infiltrators: Army to Pak

Take back bodies of BAT infiltrators: Army to Pak

  New Delhi, Aug 4: The Indian Army has offered its Pakistan counterpart to take back the dead bodies of Border Action Team (BAT) army regulars and militants who were killed during an infiltration attempt on Saturday. Pakistani army has been offered to approach with a white flag to take back the bodies, the Indian […]

ACB sends notice to Mehbooba over J&K Bank appointments

ACB sends notice to Mehbooba over J&K Bank appointments

New Delhi, Aug 4: The Anti-Corruption Bureau on Sunday sent a notice to PDP chief and former chief minister of Jammu and Kashmir Mehbooba Mufti asking her to clarify her role regarding appointments in J&K Bank. The letter that was tweeted by Mufti said, “During the course of investigation of case FIR No 10/2019, police […]

Imran Khan holds NSC meeting

Imran Khan holds NSC meeting

Islamabad, Aug 4: Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Sunday chaired a meeting of the National Security Committee to hold consultations with the country’s top civil and military leadership over the sudden spike in tensions with India. Khan called the meeting after the army alleged that India used cluster bombs to target the civilian population […]

Security beefed up at vital installations, sensitive areas in Kashmir

  Srinagar, Aug 4: Kashmir remained on edge on Sunday as authorities stepped up security deployment at vital installations and sensitive areas amid heightened militant threat and flare up of hostilities with Pakistan along the Line of Control (LoC). After the Jammu and Kashmir administration curtailed the Amarnath Yatra and asked pilgrims and tourists to […]

Govt preparing to abrogate Article 370, claims Baba Ramdev

Govt preparing to abrogate Article 370, claims Baba Ramdev

Haridwar, Aug 4: Amid the prevailing tensions in Jammu and Kashmir, Yoga Guru Ramdev on Sunday claimed that Narendra Modi government was preparing to do away with Article 370 which gives special status to the state. “It is necessary for the sovereignty, unity and integrity of the nation that Article 370 is repealed. What we […]

Centre’s move on Article 370, 35-A in JK dangerous: Sharad Yadav

Centre’s move on Article 370, 35-A in JK dangerous: Sharad Yadav

Patna, Aug 4: Loktantrik Janata Dal (LJD) chief Sharad Yadav on Sunday warned the BJP-led Central government against playing with Articles 370 and 35A in Jammu and Kashmir (J&K) as it was not good for the country’s unity. Insisting that the government was deploying additional security forces in the state to present an artificial threat […]