Traffic resumes on Jammu-Srinagar highway; Mughal road remains closed

Traffic on the strategic Jammu-Srinagar national highway resumed today after remaining suspended for nearly two days following a massive landslide at Ramban district, officials said. Continue Reading

J&K: Prez rule revoked, but Centre’s governance to continue

The President’s rule imposed in undivided Jammu and Kashmir was revoked today following the State’s bifurcation into Union territories, but the Central rule will continue for an indefinite period through the Lieutenant Governor (LG) in the UT of Jammu and Kashmir. 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

Hope DMK accepts abrogation of Art 370 in Kashmir: TN Minister

The Minister today said Stalin was making contradictory statements about the protest the party organised in Delhi 22 August on the Kashmir issue. Continue Reading

J&K move correct, economy needs to be corrected: Swamy

BJP lawmaker Subramanian Swamy has said the withdrawal of Jammu and Kashmir’s special status was correct but the state of the economy “needs to be corrected” as this issue is also important for national security and nation-building. Continue Reading

Javadekar hits out at Chidambaram for communalising Kashmir issue

Chidambaram on Monday alleged that the BJP scrapped the special status of Jammu and Kashmir as the region is “dominated” by Muslims, a remark condemned by the ruling party as “provocative and irresponsible”. Continue Reading