Tag: Jammu & Kashmir

On CEC’s Table: High-voltage polls, J&K delimitation

While Sushil Chandra, an Indian Revenue Service officer with 39 years of work record, is familiar with the matters of election finance, it is the...

Labour codes face delay as states fail to frame rules

The government’s plan for a fast-track roll out of the four labour codes is facing some turbulence with states still to frame rules, leaving the...

Suffering of J&K people ended on August 5, 2019, Lt Gen tells foreign envoys | India News

JAMMU/ SRINAGAR: A delegation of envoys of as many as 24 countries met J&K Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha in Jammu on Thursday. The envoys were...

Indian Himalayan region: Another catastrophe in the making?

The catastrophic disaster due to compounding effects leading to flash flood in Rishiganga basin in Chamoli, Uttarakhand on February 7 is reminiscent of the Kedarnath...

4G mobile internet services being restored in entire Jammu & Kashmir | India News

NEW DELHI: High-speed 4G internet services are being resumed in the whole of Jammu & Kashmir in view of the “improved security situation” in the...

Ladakh to make debut in Republic Day Parade on Rajpath

New Delhi: There is a palpable excitement among members of the Ladakh contingent for the Republic Day Parade as the young union territory is all...

Housing ministry supports homebuyers’ stand to repeal West Bengal HIRA

The Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs has supported the petition of a pan-India homebuyers’ body to repeal the West Bengal Housing Regulation Act, 2017...

Number of women cops in states/UTs up 16% in a year | India News

NEW DELHI: The strength of women personnel in state and Union Territory police forces registered a significant 16% jump last year, with their share rising...

Non-domicile subjects of Jammu & Kashmir are entitled to file RTIs related to UT: Jitendra Singh | India News

NEW DELHI: Non-domicile or non-state subjects of Jammu and Kashmir are entitled to file RTI applications related to issues of the Union Territory (UT), Union...

Mufti accuses Centre of creating pressure cooker like situation in Jammu & Kashmir

Jammu: PDP chief Mehbooba Mufti on Friday attacked the Centre over the abrogation of Article 370, saying the suppression of people’s voices had created a...

23 states, 8 UTs have abolished interview for govt jobs: Union Minister Jitendra Singh

New Delhi: Union Minister Jitendra Singh said on Saturday that interview for recruitment in government jobs has been abolished in 23 states and eight Union...

It is best to be true to oneself: Omar Abdullah in new book

National Conference leader Omar Abdullah says in a new book that he will neither be “Indian enough for extreme right-wing nationalist politicians” nor “Kashmiri enough...

View: Big gains ahead; it’s also about equality, justice in J&K

By Major Gen (Retd) Dhruv C Katoch “There is a tide in the affairs of men, which, taken at the flood, leads on to fortune.”...

Jammu & Kashmir notifies RERA

NEW DELHI: Jammu & Kashmir has notified the implementation of the Real Estate (Regulation and Development) Act, paving the way for property development in the...

Centre steps up Covid-19 testing across border states

New Delhi: The Centre is stepping up Covid-19 testing across border states with massive troop deployment on the Sino-India border. The government is concerned that...

JK administration revokes PSA against Shah Faesal and two PDP leaders

The Jammu and Kashmir administration on Wednesday revoked the controversial Public Safety Act (PSA) against former IAS officer-turned-politician Shah Faesal and two PDP members, including...

Lockdown 5.0 starts tomorrow, here’s what it will look like in each state

Just after the Centre released guidelines for reopening the country after almost 70 days of a stringent nation-wide lockdown, several states across the country have...

China: China’s aggression at border & Nepal’s new maps are not coincidental

Whatever else it may be, the current India-China stand-off/skirmish in Ladakh and Sikkim is not “normal”. And we should not lull ourselves into thinking it...

galwan region: Chinese bunker in finger area, Galwan build-up raise concern

NEW DELHI: The possible construction of a Chinese bunker in the finger area along Pangong Tso lake and three reported transgressions in the Galwan region...