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J&K government

Hizb chief's two sons in J&K among 11 sacked sacked in 'national interest'

Action against Syed Shakeel Ahmed and Syed Shahid Yusuf was taken in the light of the investigations done by NIA in a terror funding case

11 Jul 2021 7:54 AM

SC to govt: Restore normal life to J&K under lockdown

The court was told only private transport was available as public transport was not operating.

17 Sep 2019 1:44 AM

Curbs eased further, Net services hit in Jammu

J&K government spokesman Rohit Kansal confirmed clashes took places in Srinagar areas but blamed the incidents on “hooligans and miscreants”.

19 Aug 2019 4:25 AM

J&K curbs, phone links to be gradually eased in phases

All means of communication, including mobile and landline phones as well as the Internet, were severed simultaneously.

17 Aug 2019 1:52 AM

Curbs being slowly eased: J&K

Valley restrictions to stay till well after Aug. 15; forces warn of violence.

14 Aug 2019 1:29 AM


Tobacco consumption declined by 2-3 per cent in recent yrs in J&K: Govt

The government also underscored the importance of implementing a total ban on use of tobacco and its allied products.

20 Jul 2019 3:52 PM

Kashmir papers run front pages blank to protest against govt's action on media

Last month the state government had stopped giving advertisements to two major local dailies - Greater Kashmir and Kashmir Reader.

11 Mar 2019 10:32 AM

Shutdown in Kargil over new division

Shops and other businesses in the landlocked district remained shut and transport services were off the roads.

12 Feb 2019 2:41 AM

J&K seeks adjournment of Article 35-A hearing

Article 35A added to the Constitution on May 14, 1954 through a Presidential Order guarantees special privileges to permanent residents of the state.

12 Feb 2019 2:22 AM

There shouldn't be any fiddling with J&K's constitutional status: Mehbooba Mufti

We respect governor, but why is he intruding on democratic space? Seems there is hidden agenda, which I hope he won't be part of, she said.

07 Dec 2018 7:21 PM


Our support to PDP only from 'outside', to save Article 35A, 370: Farooq Abdullah

'Didn't want to form the govt because we wanted to enjoy power, but to protect all that which the Governor is doing now,' he said.

02 Dec 2018 6:29 PM

Threat of transfer remains, it’s not in one’s hands: J&K Governor Satya Pal Malik

Malik had abruptly dissolved J&K Assembly last week after the PDP staked claim to form govt with backing of rival NC and Congress.

29 Nov 2018 9:14 AM

Could have easily contacted me if serious to form government: J&K Governor

'I am always accessible on phone. When I get messages on WhatsApp, I try to mitigate the problem,' Malik said.

25 Nov 2018 10:00 AM

J&K: Staked claim to form govt as we have numbers, asserts Sajjad Lone

A political tussle broke out in Jammu and Kashmir soon after Governor Satya Pal Malik dissolved the state Assembly on Wednesday.

23 Nov 2018 4:47 PM

NC-PDP alliance in J&K formed 'on instructions from across border': Ram Madhav

PDP, NC boycotted local polls upon instructions from across border and now probably had fresh instructions to jointly form govt, he said.

22 Nov 2018 11:50 AM


Soccer cheer in Kashmir

The I-League permits players from anywhere to be a part of any club side.

07 Nov 2018 12:28 AM

Accused involved in killing senior BJP leader, his brother identified: J&K Governor

BJP state secretary and his brother, Ajeet were killed on Nov 1 by suspected militants when they were walking towards their home.

05 Nov 2018 12:18 PM

Resignation of cops ‘negligible’, restricted to south Kashmir: J&K govt

J&K chief secy said all SPOs have been instructed about their personal safety and govt is in process of enhancing their honorarium.

25 Sep 2018 5:34 PM

Reasons for SC to reject petition on Article 35-A

Several presidential orders have been passed but it is only Article 35-A that has been challenged by a RSS-oriented NGO.

03 Sep 2018 12:00 AM

Kathua rape case: SC asks J&K’s response on custodial torture of witness

SC was hearing a plea by Talib Hussain alleging custodial torture by J&K police in an alleged rape case lodged against him.

21 Aug 2018 2:51 PM