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Union Territory

In a first, 20 ITBP personnel awarded for fighting Chinese troops in Ladakh

A total of 628 Gallantry Medal have been awarded to police personnel of Central and State forces

15 Aug 2021 6:48 AM

Declare Marathi-speaking Karnataka-Maha border areas as UT: Uddhav

The case over the dispute between the two states is pending before the Supreme Court for many years

27 Jan 2021 3:56 PM

Team of top ministers start J&K outreach tour

As many as 38 Union ministers would be touring J&K extensively to hold close to sixty meetings across the UT over the next six days.

19 Jan 2020 7:30 AM

8 leaders meet L-G with demands

The delegation was led by former minister Syed Altaf Bukhari.

08 Jan 2020 2:08 AM

Ladakh LG RK Mathur meets PM Modi in Delhi

Chief Justice of Jammu and Kashmir High Court Geeta Mittal had administered the oath to Mathur on Oct 31.

06 Nov 2019 6:36 PM


Amit Shah holds meeting with J&K officials

According to sources, initially, DGP J&K briefed the Home Secretary about the law and order situation in the Valley.

05 Nov 2019 9:17 PM

R K Mathur sworn-in as Ladakh's first Lt Governor

Ahead of swearing-in, Union Home Ministry revoked notification of December 2018 imposing President's rule in undivided Jammu and Kashmir.

31 Oct 2019 12:09 PM

From state to 2 UTs: Govt must get the ‘constitutional rewiring’ right

A certain rectitude, restraint and dignified empathy for the common person on the street will go a long way in healing the seeds of distrust.

20 Aug 2019 8:26 AM

Ram Madhav extends Independence Day greetings from Ladakh

Madhav was accompanied by Ladakh MP Jamyang Tsering Namgyal during the Independence Day celebration in the region.

15 Aug 2019 2:45 PM

Former J&K Dy CM Nirmal Singh removes state flag from vehicle

The Parliament on Tuesday passed a bill to reorganise J&K into two union territories and a resolution to repeal controversial Article 370.

07 Aug 2019 10:03 AM


It took 72 years to scrap Article 370 that gave rise to separatists: Ex-DGP of J&K

He said that once these steps would be put in place, it will accelerate economic activities, industrialisation and generate jobs in J&K.

07 Aug 2019 8:46 AM

Pak PM to chair NSC meet, says abrogation of Article 370 shows BJP's racist ideology

Rattled by India's decisions, Pakistan said it will exercise 'all possible options' to counter the steps.

07 Aug 2019 7:58 AM

Won't accept 'those two families' as our leaders: Tsering Namgyal

Namgyal who received praise for his speech in Parliament said Prime Minister Narendra Modi understood sentiments of people of the region.

07 Aug 2019 7:40 AM

CWC slams Modi govt for abrogating Article 370, says rights of state was violated

The CWC meeting was held in the backdrop of differences in opinion within the party on the abrogation of article 370.

07 Aug 2019 7:33 AM

UAE, Sri Lanka welcome India’s move

Similarly, the ambassador of UAE to India is the first foreign envoy to back India’s move.

07 Aug 2019 3:22 AM


India hits back as China protests Union territory for Ladakh

India does not comment on the internal affairs of other countries and similarly expects other countries to do likewise.

07 Aug 2019 2:24 AM

ASSOCHAM to open office in Jammu and Kashmir

ASSOCHAM President BK Goenka said govt’s bold move under leadership of PM Modi will strengthen India's sovereignty.

06 Aug 2019 6:21 PM

Yogi Adityanath congratulates PM for 'Historic' decision on Article 370

Kashmir will get education and employment opportunities and every citizen of India can also come to Kashmir for tourism and trade.

06 Aug 2019 2:28 PM

After J&K bifurcation, hill parties want Darjeeling to be Union territory

The ruling Trinamool Congress, however, said it would oppose any move to bifurcate West Bengal.

06 Aug 2019 12:11 PM

Here’s what breaking up of J&K into 2 Union Territories means

Union Territory of J&K is to have a legislature, while territory of Ladakh is not going to have one under J&K Reorganisation Bill, 2019.

05 Aug 2019 8:27 PM