Jammu and Kashmir Bifurcation

Jammu and Kashmir loses special status, state to be Union Territory

Jammu and Kashmir Bifurcation News

Won't retract Kashmir remarks; will study palm oil boycott by Indian traders: Malaysia PM

The impasse could exacerbate what Mahathir described as a trade war between the world's second-biggest producer and exporter of the commodity and its biggest buyer so far this year.

US Congress panel to discuss Jammu and Kashmir today

Sources told The Indian Express that while tough questions are expected from US Congressmen during the hearing, Delhi will watch the language used by US administration officials Wells and Destro in their testimonies.


'English-speaking liberal media' didn't present 'fair picture' on Art 370: Jaishankar

"This change is our internal business but obviously there was interest around the world because different people had views about it and our neighbours made a bit of a fuss about it," Jaishankar said.

Anyone harming peace process, development in J&K will be jailed: Ram Madhav

"There will now be only two paths for J&K-- peace and development and whosoever comes in between will be dealt with sternly. There are many jails in India for those," BJP national general secretary Ram Madhav said.

Manmohan Singh signals a Congress shift on Article 370 and Veer Savarkar

Article 370 was temporary, says Singh; softens party’s criticism of Savarkar

Indian ambassador briefs US lawmakers on ground situation in Kashmir

The briefing comes as there has been an increasing voice of dissent and uneasiness among lawmakers on the curbs in Kashmir, several of which have been removed.


Day after, J&K releases Farooq Abdullah’s sister, daughter among 13 women held during protest

The police did not register an FIR; they were arrested under Section 107 of CrPC for defying prohibitory orders under CrPC Section 144.

Chhattisgarh labourer shot dead by militants in Kashmir's Pulwama

Two days ago, another non-local resident was killed in Shopian district. Militants shot dead the driver of a truck from Rajasthan transporting apples in Sindhu Shermal village of Shopian district.

Erasing the slate

J&K needs full democracy, noisy and chaotic as it may be. Not a bonsai pruned and stunted in North Block and/or Raj Bhavan

Srinagar protest: Farooq Abdullah's sister, daughter among women activists detained

Demanding restoration of civil liberties and fundamental rights of the citizens, the women said they feel "betrayed, humiliated and violated as people".

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See photos: J&K celebrates first Independence Day after abrogation of Article 370

Amid tight vigil, Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik on Thursday hoisted the national flag in Srinagar’s Sher-e-Kashmir stadium to mark the state’s first Independence Day celebration since the revocation of Article 370 and Article 35A earlier this month.