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

Show maximum restraint, United Nations tells India, Pakistan

The UN and its leadership is in contact with India and Pakistan at ‘various levels’, with Secretary General Antonio Guterres reiterating his appeal to all parties involved to exercise maximum restraint amidst tensions over Kashmir, the UN chief’s spokesperson has said. Continue Reading