Forces in J&K asked not to fire first at Pakistan: Rajnath

Accusing Pakistan of trying to destablise India by sending terrorists across the border, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh said security forces in Jammu and Kashmir have been asked not to fire first, but to retaliate without counting the bullets, if provoked. Continue Reading

Major infiltration bid foiled in J&K, 3 terrorists killed

This comes just days after the Indian Army had foiled another infiltration bid along the LoC in Naushera sector of the Jammu and Kashmir. Armed terrorists had opened fire on Indian forces as they were apprehended, injuring one jawan. Continue Reading

Will approach J&K with embrace, not violence: Modi

Speaking from the ramparts of Red Fort on the 72nd Independence Day, Modi said his government will move ahead in the state by following the path of “Insaaniyat, Kashmiriyat and Jamhuriyat” as shown by former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee. Continue Reading

Fresh plea challenging validity of Article 35A filed in SC

A fresh plea was filed in the Supreme Court challenging Article 35A, which provides special rights and privileges to the natives of Jammu and Kashmir, on the ground that it allegedly violates rights of women marrying people from other states. Continue Reading