European Union MPs delegation in Kashmir

A delegation of 23 European Union MPs arrived here today for a first-hand assessment of the situation in Jammu and Kashmir following the revocation of the state’s special status under Article 370. Continue Reading

J-K: Yechury moves SC for production of detained CPI(M) leader

Tarigami, a member of the Central Committee of the CPI(M) and four-time MLA of the dissolved Jammu and Kashmir Assembly, has not been keeping well, party sources said. Continue Reading

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