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Xi Jinping says he is watching Kashmir, supports Pakistan's core interests: Chinese media

Xi Jinping told Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan during a meeting in Beijing that the right and wrong of the situation was clear, the report said.

Tourists welcome in Kashmir from October 10, Governor recalls security order

The decision was taken at a meeting held to review the securting situation in Kashmir. The meeting was also attended by the Principal Secretaries of Planning and Housing & Urban Development Department.


J&K govt restricts access to media facilitation centre in Srinagar; withdrawn later

Only journalists accredited by the state government are being allowed into the centre. Entry for all non- accredited journalists, including journalists from New Delhi, is restricted.

India rejects China-Pakistan joint statement on Kashmir, calls for status quo in PoK

China, according to the Express Tribune, said it was opposed to "unilateral actions" in Kashmir and called for a peaceful resolution on the issue.

Pakistan police remove banners hailing India's move to scrap J&K special status; one arrested

The banners, which appeared on roads in front of Press Club, Sector F-6 and Abpara Chowk on Tuesday, went unnoticed for a long time before some passers-by spotted them and informed police who took down the banners, the Dawn reported.

J&K Governor says made kill corrupt remark in 'fit of anger', should have avoided

"Many of the political leaders and top bureaucrats are steeped in corruption here, they are criminals. As a Governor I should have avoided making such a comment, but as an individual this what I feel," Satya Pal Malik said.


Parliament Monsoon session HIGHLIGHTS: Keep your New India to yourself, return Old India to us, says Ghulam Nabi Azad

Parliament Monsoon session HIGHLIGHTS: "PM, we are with you in the fight of 'Sabka saath sabka vikas' but it should be there for people to see it. We can't see it anywhere," Ghulam Nabi Azad said.

Vehicle mounted with IED targets Army patrol unit in Pulwama, six jawans injured

The attempted attack took place when a patrol unit of the 44 Rashtriya Rifles was moving towards Arihal village in Pulwama. The Army has cordoned off the area and have also launched a search operation.

EC to announce J&K assembly election schedule after Amarnath yatra ends

On account of security issues, simultaneous assembly elections were not held along with the six J&K Lok Sabha seats that went to polls.

Traffic stalled for four hours on Jammu-Poonch highway as Army detonates suspected IED

A road opening party (ROP) of an Army patrol alerted authorities of an object that looked like an IED near Kakkar Chowk on National Highway 144A at around 7.30 am. On closer examination, the police said that a bottle filled with a liquid substance and a polybag with solid material were found. 

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Article 370 'scrapped': BJP supporters celebrate across the country

Union Home Minister Amit Shah diluted the special status to Jammu and Kashmir guaranteed under Article 370 of the Constitution without scrapping the provision. The BJP workers celebrated the development across the country by distributing sweets and bursting crackers.

Passing out parade at an army base in Jammu and Kashmir

As many as 179 recruits from Jammu and Kashmir were formally inducted into the Indian Army after training.


J&K floods aftermath: Deluge of relief camps

Relief camps have mushroomed along the roads across the city, all with different loyalties.

J&K Floods: Thousands still trapped; rescue operations intensify

With thousands still trapped inside their homes, the death toll in Jammu and Kashmir due to the floods is likely to increase.

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Unaware of developments about selection of next CM: Omar Abdullah

Chennai, Jan 15 (ANI): Jammu and Kashmir former chief minister Omar Abdullah on Friday said that he was unaware of the developments regarding the election of the next Chief Minister of the state. He added that whatever be the decision, it should be for the welfare of the people of Jammu and Kashmir. He added that both Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) need to chart the future course of action.