The ‘Dixon Plan’ named after the U.N. Representative Sir Owen Dixon assigned Ladakh to India, the Northern Areas and Pakistan-Occupied Kashmir (POK) to Pakistan, split Jammu between the two and envisaged a plebiscite in the Kashmir Valley.
The Pakistan Cricket Board-backed league will see six teams competing for top honours
New Delhi has objected to the CPEC project from the beginning because it was violating the sovereignty of Indian territory. India claims POK as part of its territory.
The elections will be held to elect 45 representatives of the legislative assembly, including 33 in PoK and 12 for Kashmiri migrants.
India had said, earlier this month, that it desires normal neighbourly relations with Pakistan in an environment free of terror, hostility, and violence.
The sources say the 'deep state' in Pakistan is supporting terror with an aim to fuel unrest in Jammu and Kashmir.
In a second Covid-19 test report, Bollywood actress Kangana Ranaut tests negative. Ranaut to fly for Mumbai later today. She is accompanied by her sister Rangoli Chandel.
Asked if he would apologise for his remark against Ranaut while reacting to her tweet on a TV channel, Raut told reporters that 'anybody who lives and works here and speaks ill of Mumbai, Maharashtra and Marathi people, I would say apologise first'.
The family of one of the arrested youth, who hails from Kashmir’s Gurez valley, have urged the J-K government to probe how he reached PoK.
Shahid Afridi was seen attending gatherings in Pakistan-Occupied Kashmir (POK) last month and berating Indian PM Narendra Modi, without wearing a mask and not maintaining social distancing
General Manoj Mukund Naravane in his recent interview had indicated that the Indian Army is ready to integrate Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK) with India if Parliament orders so.
Indian Army chief Gen Naravane has said that his force can take control of PoK if it gets orders from the political authority.
The Army chief pointed out that a Parliamentary resolution states that the entire Jammu and Kashmir region is a part of India.
The decision would help students and citizens understand the legal standing of qualifications and degrees from such institutions.
The firing and shelling from across the border in Shahpur and Kirni sectors was retaliated by the Indian army.
28-year-old Usman Khan's knife rampage on the streets of London on Friday killed two and injured three people
Union Minister V K Singh's remarks comes a week after Union Minister Jitendra Singh said days are not far off when it will be possible to unfurl the tricolour in PoK.
Pakistan observed Sunday as the "Black Day" in support of Kashmiris, prime minister Khan said some elements were instigating Jihad and armed struggle in Kashmir.
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.PTI Photo
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.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
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.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
He would take his colour, brushes and canvas outside to paint and talk with his love. He would stand close to the window and paint, keeping an eye on his muse.
They say the violin mimics the human sound. In his case, it was that of love, of longing. He didn’t know any other way of loving.
Younger people do not have much progressive beliefs; a 2017 survey found that one-third of young people opposed inter-caste marriage.
The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.
Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.
Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.
The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.