Postpaid mobile phone services in Kashmir restored after 72 days

Postpaid mobile services on all networks were restored in the Kashmir Valley today, 72 days after they were snapped following restrictions. Continue Reading

Leaders under house arrest in J&K will be released soon: Madhav

Senior BJP leader Ram Madhav has said leaders who have been placed under house arrest in Jammu and Kashmir after abrogation of Article 370 by the Centre, will be released soon and they can resume their “normal” political activity. Continue Reading

Editorial: None of their business

India has rightly slammed the UK’s Labour Party after it passed a resolution calling for international intervention on the Kashmir issue. Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) spokesperson Raveesh Kumar described the Labour Party’s move as an attempt at “pandering to vote-bank interests.” Continue Reading

Youth dies in Srinagar hospital, restrictions reimposed in parts of city

A Kashmiri youth who was injured during protests last month died at a Srinagar hospital in the early hours today, prompting authorities to reimpose restrictions in parts of the city, officials said. Continue Reading

Karnataka govt plans to open hotel, tourism centre in J-K

Weeks after the Centre scrapped special status to Jammu and Kashmir under Article 370, the Karnataka government on Tuesday said it plans to build a hotel and tourism centre there. Continue Reading

Trade suspension will hurt Pakistan more: Experts

Trade relations between India and Pakistan were already strained following the Pulwama terror attack in February as India imposed 200 per cent customs duty on all goods imported from the neighbouring nation. Continue Reading