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Work on to include Mughal Gardens in UNESCO list

Work on to include Mughal Gardens in UNESCO list

Srinagar: Steps are being taken to bring the famed Mughal Gardens of Srinagar on the prestigious list of UNESCO World Heritage Site. Muneer-ul-Islam, Director of Archives & Archaeology, who holds the charge of Secretary, Jammu and Kashmir Academy of Art, Culture and Languages (JKAACL), informed that the department is working toward the said direction. He […]

Normalcy acrobatics go on: Mehbooba Mufti slams BJP’s Kashmir outreach amid lockdown

Normalcy acrobatics go on: Mehbooba Mufti slams BJP’s Kashmir outreach amid lockdown

Srinagar: Former Jammu and Kashmir CM Mehbooba Mufti, who has been under detention for over 6 months now, has hit out at Union minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi over his Kashmir tour says “normalcy acrobatics in full swing”. Mehbooba Mufti tweeted on Wednesday, “Normalcy acrobatics in full swing. Kashmir continues to reel under a crippling internet […]

Fresh raids on disgraced DSP’s residence in Kashmir

Fresh raids on disgraced DSP’s residence in Kashmir

Srinagar: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Wednesday carried out fresh raids at the residence of disgraced Deputy Superintendent of Police Davinder Singh, who was caught while transporting two militants Naveed Baby, Rafi Ahmed and a lawyer Irfan Ahmed in his vehicle to Jammu on January 11. According to police sources, the two militants and […]

Jammu-Srinagar NH shut for second day due to multiple landslides

Jammu-Srinagar NH shut for second day due to multiple landslides

Banihal/Jammu: Multiple landslides at several places hampered restoration work on the Jammu-Srinagar National Highway which remained closed for the second day on Wednesday, officials said. The highway, the only all-weather road linking Kashmir with the rest of the country, was closed for traffic on Tuesday following fresh snowfall and incessant rains. Though the weather improved, […]

Trump again offers to ‘help’ resolve Kashmir issue, meets Pak PM Imran in Davos

Trump again offers to ‘help’ resolve Kashmir issue, meets Pak PM Imran in Davos

Davos: President Donald Trump has said that the US is watching the developments between India and Pakistan over Kashmir “very closely” and repeated his offer to “help” resolve the longstanding dispute between the two neighbours as he met Prime Minister Imran Khan on the sidelines of the World Economic Forum here in the Swiss ski […]

BJP’s outreach programme to J&K nothing but a hoax: Tarigami

BJP’s outreach programme to J&K nothing but a hoax: Tarigami

Jammu: The Jammu and Kashmir unit of the CPI(M) on Wednesday launched a scathing attack on the BJP over its public outreach programme in the Union Territory, saying “the move to parachute 36 ministers is a propaganda in panic mode as the party has failed on every count throughout the country”. “What is the need […]

Central ministers in Kashmir to spread positivity among people: Naqvi

Central ministers in Kashmir to spread positivity among people: Naqvi

Srinagar: Union Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Wednesday said the team of Central ministers were in Jammu and Kashmir to spread positivity among the people and to create a “strong environment of change”. A group of central ministers are on a visit to Jammu and Kashmir to spread awareness about the positive impact of abrogation […]

SC says internet fundamental right

SC says internet fundamental right

New Delhi: In a significant judgment with implications on basic freedoms beyond Kashmir, the Supreme Court on Friday said internet access is a fundamental right under Article 19 of the Constitution and asked the Jammu and Kashmir administration to review within a week all curbs in the union territory. Welcomed by people in the Kashmir […]

JK Govt Revokes Public Safety Act detention for 26 persons

‘The revocation of draconian PSA brought relief to detainees of Kashmir booked under PSA, 1978’  Gowhar Nazir  Jammu, Dec 10: The Jammu—Kashmir Government today revoked detention warrants in respect of twenty six persons who were detained under the provisions of Jammu & Kashmir Public Safety Act, 1978. The persons whose detention has been revoked are […]

Kashmir Uncertainty: SC brought back hopes in Kashmir

Kashmir Uncertainty: SC brought back hopes in Kashmir

‘The Supreme Court’s reconsideration appeal has brought high hopes among the people of Valley’ Gowhar Nazir Srinagar, Jan 10: On Friday the Supreme Court asked the JK Government to reassess the decisions on internet clampdown in Valley, which crosses over 155 days post August 05, 2019. The Supreme Court’s decision brought cheers among the young […]

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India rescues persecuted Hindus

D.C. PATHAK The alacrity with which Union Home Minister Amit Shah has pushed the new Citizenship Amendment Bill through the two Houses of Parliament reflects the determination of the Modi regime to implement its larger national agenda in its current tenure — unfazed by the ramblings of a disparate opposition. For decades, this country witnessed […]