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J&K: Article 370

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?

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

Dec 27, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

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

Delimitation Commission Forever Ends The Dream Of A Kashmiri CM In J&K?

The Delimitation Commission's proposals to add six seats in Jammu and only one in Kashmir have led to protests from several political parties in Jammu and Kashmir including the PAGD, NC, PDP and CPI(M).

J-K Admin Completely Failed In Providing Sense Of Security To People: Omar Abdullah

Dec 15, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

The National Conference leader said there were attacks taking place in broad daylight in the Kashmir valley and militancy was back again in those areas which were made militancy-free during his regime.

Kashmir: Omar Abdullah Says PAGD Intact, On Job

Kashmir: National Conference vice president and former J&K Chief Minister Omar Abdullah’s assertion came amidst speculations that there are rifts within the constituents of PAGD—an amalgam of six political parties seeking restoration of J&K’s special status.

03 December, 2021

Omar Abdullah: "Some People Do Not Want Elections To Be Held In Jammu And Kashmir"

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"If a father wishes his son to sleep forever in the grave in Kashmir, then use guns. Sheri-Kashmir (Sheikh Abdullah) during his lifetime never approved gun culture and did not approve that entry of guns in Jammu and Kashmir,” he said.

01 December, 2021

Ghulam Nabi Azad Urges Centre To Introduce Bill For Restoring Jammu and Kashmir's Statehood

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Azad said elections can happen immediately after the winter ends as the security situation has improved. Besides the apex court, only the BJP-led government can reverse its decision.

01 December, 2021

Omar Abdullah Asserted The Lack Of Any Reason Behind Division And Downgrading Of Jammu And Kashmir

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The former chief minister and National Conference vice president was speaking at a public meeting in Bhaderwah town of Doda district on the penultimate day of his week-long tour of Chenab valley in Jammu division.

01 December, 2021

Government Reports Reduced Level Of Terrorist Activities In Kashmir After Article 370 Abrogation

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In 2018, 143 incidents of 'Estimated Net Infiltration' were reported from Jammu and Kashmir which had dipped to 141 in 2019, 51 in 2020 and 28, as per the reports in October 30, 2021

29 November, 2021

Farooq Abdullah And His Fellow NC Leaders Stage Protest Outside Parliament Demanding Restoration Of Article 370

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NC president and MP Farooq Abdullah led the protest in front of the Gandhi Statue in Parliament lawns and also demanded a judicial probe into the recent encounters in Srinagar's Hyderpora and Rambagh, besides Lawaypora in the outskirts of the city in December last year.

29 November, 2021

Omar Abdullah Vows To Continue The Fight For Article 370 Restoration Alone Even If Congress Refrains From The Battle

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"J&K's future is linked to the special status guaranteed by the Constitution and the case for restoration of Article 370 is very strong" :Omar Abdullah


26 November, 2021

‘Clock Can Be Reversed In J&K After Farm Laws Repeal’

Naseer Ganai

Former Chief Minister and Member Parliament Dr Farooq Abdullah:'The restoration of early statehood and Article 370 is the only way forward. Otherwise, Kashmiris will continue to bleed and there will be hardly any progress in this part of the world'.

25 November, 2021

Infrastructure Development In J&K Got Big Push Post Abrogation Of Article 370, Says Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha

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Noting that roads are now being built at twice the speed as before, the Lt Governor said there has been a radical change in its progress under Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana.

23 November, 2021

CAT’s Srinagar Bench To Provide Speedy Relief To Government Employees In Service Matters, Says Jitendra Singh

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While the CAT bench at Jammu started functioning with effect from last year June 8, now with the issuing of notification dated November 17 the jurisdiction of the Srinagar bench has also been made functional, he said.

22 November, 2021

Union Finance Minister, Sitharaman Inaugurates 'The Chinars' In Srinagar

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The minister inaugurated 'The Chinars', Aayakar Bhawan-cum-residential complex, the first permanent establishment of the department of income tax in the UT, at the Rajbagh area here in the presence of J-K Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha.

14 November, 2021

How Demonetization Left Kashmir Untouched?

Naseer Ganai

Many of us thought land prices in J&K will go down. But seven years down the line land prices are going up and up and people are unable to afford to buy land.

25 October, 2021

In Valley, Amit Shah Says No To Talks With Pakistan, Yes To Dialogue With J&K People

Naseer Ganai

National Conference president Farooq Abdullah Sunday called for talks with Pakistan for the sake of peace in the region.


10 October, 2021

Why Rumours Of Shah Faesal’s Posting Surface, This Time As An Advisor To Lt Governor

Naseer Ganai

Since January this year, Shah Faesal broke his long silence and is seen praising the government.

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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