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J&K: Jammu & Kashmir

Jammu And Kashmir: Why Elections May Not Be Held In The Valley For A Long Time

Jan 10, 2022 Naseer Ganai

While Elections are being announced in other states, Jammu Kashmir is left out. How long does the government plan to keep the union territory under president's rule?

J&K Admin Orders Online Classes Up To College Level Amid Surge In COVID-19 Cases

Jan 10, 2022 Outlook Web Desk

The decision to this effect was taken by the State Executive Committee (SEC) which met under the chairmanship of Chief Secretary A K Mehta here, retaining the already issued restrictions for Covid containment, including night curfew across the Union territory.


Encounter Breaks Out Between Militants And Security Forces in J-K's Kulgam District

Security forces had launched a cordon and search operation in Hassanpora village of the district following information about the presence of militants there.

Heavy Snowfall Triggers Avalanche Alert In Jammu & Kashmir

Jan 07, 2022 Outlook Web Desk

The authorities have issued an avalanche alert for snowbound hilly areas of Kashmir.


Lt. Governor Sinha Invites International Investment In Key Sectors Of Jammu & Kashmir

Lt.Gov Sinha's engagements at the Dubai Expo 2020 were part of the Jammu and Kashmir Week, which began from January 3, at the India Pavilion at the Expo.

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03 January, 2022

Jammu and Kashmir: L-G Manoj Sinha To Launch Covid Vaccination Drive For Children From Govt School

PTI

Jammu and Kashmir Lieutenant Governor (L-G) Manoj Sinha said the vaccination drive for children in the 15-18 age group would be carried out from January 3 at centres located in selected schools across the union territory.


02 January, 2022

Vaishno Devi Stampede: Action Will Be Taken Against Culprits Involved In Scuffle, Says J&K Police Chief

PTI

Jammu and Kashmir Police Chief Dilbagh Singh said the police will probe the Vaishno Devi shrine stampede incident and take action against the culprits.


02 January, 2022

J-K: Vaishno Devi University Shuts Down After 13 Students Test Covid Positive

PTI

Authorities in Jammu and Kashmir's Reasi have ordered the closure of Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University till further orders after 13 students tested positive for COVID-19.


29 December, 2021

Jammu & Kashmir Police Thwarts PDP's Protest March

Outlook Web Desk

The Jammu and Kashmir government on Monday opened the Union Territory to the country's real estate investors by signing Memorandum of Understanding for projects pertaining to housing, hotel and other commercial activities worth nearly Rs.19,000 crore.


27 December, 2021

Mehbooba,Omar Shows Dismay Over Opening Up Of Jammu & Kashmir To Real Estate Investors

Outlook Web Desk

Jammu And Kashmir Opens Up For Real Estate Investors, MoUs Worth Rs 18,300 Crore Signed


27 December, 2021

Jammu And Kashmir: Peace Returns To The LoC, No Ceasefire Violations Since Feb 25

Naseer Ganai

The Line of Control (LoC) and the areas alongside have been enjoying a peaceful time as there have been no ceasefire violations since February.


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25 December, 2021

Mehbooba Mufti Expresses Shock After Kathua Rape Case Convict Gets Bail

Outlook Web Desk

On December 21, the Punjab and Haryana High Court suspended the remaining sentence and jail term of dismissed police sub-inspector Anand Dutta and ordered that he be released upon furnishing surety bonds.


23 December, 2021

UN Experts Ask India Again To Release Kashmir's Human Rights Activist Khurram Parvez

Naseer Ganai

The United Nations experts have sought the release of Kashmir's human rights activist Khurram Parvez and asked the government to ensure his rights to liberty and security.


22 December, 2021

Former Army Chief Gen(retd) NC Vij Claims Jammu And Kashmir To Be Free Of Militancy In 8-10 Years

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Gen (retd) NC Vij has come out with a book "The Kashmir Conundrum: The Quest for Peace in a Troubled Land" in which he tries to give a complete picture - starting with a history of Jammu & Kashmir and its people to the abrogation of special status.


21 December, 2021

How Kashmiris Cope With Harshest Winter Period ‘Chilai Kalan’

Outlook Web Desk

Kashmir: The 40 day harshest winter spell ‘Chilai Kalan’ commenced in Kashmir. It will end on January 31, however that will not end Kashmir’s long and harsh winter. Here is you need to know everything about Kashmir’s ‘Chilai Kalan’.


21 December, 2021

Jammu And Kashmir: PDD Employees Call Off Their Strike; Relief To Valley’s Masses Facing Sub Zero Temperatures

PTI

Jammu and Kashmir: The protesting employees of Power Development Department have called off their strike, after written assurance from the administration to put on hold the proposed merger of the department with PGCI.


21 December, 2021

Draft Recommendation Of Delimitation Commission Divisive, Unacceptable: Tarigami

Outlook Web Desk

CPI(M) leader Mohammad Yousuf Tarigami has termed the draft recommendation of the Delimitation Commission for Jammu and Kashmir as "divisive and unacceptable", claiming that it is another step to further disempower Kashmiris politically.


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21 December, 2021

Another Senior Leader Resigns In Blow To NC

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The National Conference (NC) has suffered yet another setback in Jammu as senior leader Anil Dhar resigned from the party, blaming its leadership for allegedly holding former governor Jagmohan responsible for the migration of Kashmiri Pandits from the Valley in 1990.


Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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