Ladakh News

Valley’s new dawn: An era of development and inclusion beckons

Ravi Shankar Prasad writes: "There was a thinking in New Delhi that if a few families of J&K are handled well, then problems of the entire state will be taken care of. These few families perpetuated their power, indulged in rank corruption and whenever accountability was sought, they took shelter behind Article 370."

The long disarm of the law

Even by its own spotty standards, abdication of the legal profession in leading the charge for liberty is striking.


'Can't accept more friend requests': Ladakh MP Jamyang Tsering Namgyal on Facebook

During the discussion over the Jammu and Kashmir Reorganisation Bill, 2019 in Lok Sabha on Tuesday, Namgyal had said that the region of Ladakh was facing neglect due to the problem in Kashmir and had welcomed the Centre's decision to make Ladakh a Union Territory.

Congress made us 'education refugees' due to step-motherly treatment: Ladakh MP

"We are education refugees, meaning we have to migrate to other cities for education. It doesn't feel nice," ANI quoted Ladakh MP Namgyal as saying.

J&K Reorganisation Bill passed: Future bright, says Ladakh MP, earns praise from PM Modi

Participating in the debate, Namgyal said the people of Ladakh had been fighting for UT status for seven decades. Namgyal also alleged that “two families” of J&K thought that the entire state was their private property.

Members of two families think Kashmir is their father's property: Ladakh MP Jamyang Namgyal

As the discussion continued, the top BJP leadership hailed the young legislator for his speech on the floor of the house.


Jammu & Kashmir and Ladakh to be two Union Territories, Centre scraps Article 370

While the Union Territory of Ladakh will be without a legislature, the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir will be with the legislature.

Planning a trip to Leh-Ladakh? Here are things you should do while travelling

Located in the state of Jammu and Kashmir, Ladakh is globally renowned as a cold desert and is also popular for its Buddhist monasteries.

Divisional status to Ladakh: Kargil residents continue protest against naming Leh as headquarters

The Jammu and Kashmir administration has conferred divisional status to Ladakh and making it the third province of the state. The SRO also said Leh would be the divisional headquarters.

Divisional status of Ladakh will boost development: BJP

Senior BJP leader and MLC Chering Dorjay said that the people of Ladakh are celebrating the new division as a gift from Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the occasion of 'Ladakhi Lunar New Year'.

Ladakh Videos

Mumbai Marathon Has An Early Morning Start

As the sun sets at Priyadarshini Park, nine young athletes hailing from Ladakh, their ages ranging from 18 to 24, put their best foot forward as they run laps along the jogging track and sweat it out.