Sunday, Nov 27, 2022

Maharaja Hari Singh


Mixed in J&K accession row, rise of Maharaja Hari Singh as a 'Hindu', 'Jammu' icon

November 09, 2022 7:04 am

With BJP rise, abrogation of Art 370 fuelling the sentiment, Hari Singh seen as “victim of discrimination of Kashmir-centric administration”, his role as “patriot”, “reformer” forgotten.

Hari Singh birthday finally a public holiday, BJP banks on a return gift from Jammu

September 18, 2022 1:42 pm

Fulfills one major demand of the province, which sees the erstwhile Dogra ruler as having been denied his due, and which has soured towards BJP over unkept promises

J&K: Hari Singh birthday to be a public holiday

September 16, 2022 1:36 am

The announcement came after Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha met a delegation comprising prominent political leaders, members of the Yuva Rajput Sabha, and civil society representatives, including head of the J&K transport union, at Raj Bhavan.

Recalling a Pakistan misadventure: What happened on October 22, 1947?

October 22, 2020 7:39 am

Pakistan maintained it had nothing to do with this invasion, but evidence to the contrary has come up in several accounts including that by Major-General Akbar Khan of the Pakistan Army, in his book Raiders of Kashmir.

J-K: Deputy CM dares opposition to publicly demand holiday on Maharaja Hari Singh's birthday

October 26, 2017 9:43 pm

In Valley, they play Kashmir politics and in Jammu, they try to mislead people, Nirmal Singh said, adding that this will not be allowed.

BJP to celebrate Accession day like Diwali in Jammu on October 26

October 25, 2017 3:54 pm

Sharma said the accession of Jammu and Kashmir with India was "full and final" adding that the party was celebrating the accession day as Vilay Diwas (Integration Day).

A crisis, an opportunity

December 31, 2014 12:33 am

In Kashmir and vis-a-vis Pakistan, important tests of government’s leadership and sagacity

Accession of J-K conditional not final: NC

June 14, 2011 8:57 pm

The NC spokesman said Centre had repeatedly violated the conditions of accession.

J-K Accession Day to be celebrated as Diwali: BJP

October 25, 2010 5:10 pm

BJP wants to corner Congress and Omar Abdullah for putting a question mark on Kashmir's accession to India.