Oct 17, 2021 07:46 AM IST
He visited Kashmir recently and saw that abrogation of Article 370 in 2019 has paved the way for development in the region, Bhagwat said.
- Sep 27, 2021 05:04 PM IST
Ramdas Athawalesaid the BJP-led government had no benefit from the abrogation of Article 370 but for the people of J&K, it has paved the way for large scale development and the people would reap its benefits slowly and silently in coming times.
- Sep 04, 2021 07:36 AM IST
Since August 5, 2019, when Article 370 was read down, 524 people have died in violence linked to the separatist campaign in J&K—70 civilians, 82 security force personnel and 372 militants.
- Aug 14, 2021 01:19 PM IST
At least 20 BJP workers have been killed since the abrogation of Article 370 in 2019. Most BJP leaders in the Kashmir Valley have been designated as ‘protected persons’ and are kept in safe houses and hotels.
- Aug 10, 2021 02:57 PM IST
Union Minister of State for Home Nityanand Rai's written reply came in response to a question on whether many people from other states of the country have purchased and are also interested to buy properties in the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir after the removal of Article 370.
- Aug 04, 2021 02:32 PM IST
It appealed to the people of Jammu and Kashmir to stand united and said “we shall not succumb but continue our struggle in defence of our rights using every opportunity through peaceful and legal means.''
- Jul 01, 2021 03:45 PM IST
The delegation, comprising former MPs and civil society members, was invited by the MHA days after Prime Minister Narendra Modi held a similar meeting with the major politicians of neighbouring Jammu and Kashmir.
- Jun 26, 2021 06:56 PM IST
The meeting will be held at 11 am on July 1, at the residence of Union Minister of State for Home Affairs G Kishan Reddy.
- Jun 24, 2021 10:45 PM IST
He said this at a meeting held with 14 political leaders from Jammu and Kashmir to discuss the future course of political action -- two years after the abrogation of Article 370 and bifurcation of the erstwhile state into two union territories.
- Jun 20, 2021 03:43 PM IST
While PM Modi is likely to share the blueprint on restoration of J&K's statehood, the talks on restoring Article 370 have been ruled out, the report said.
- Jun 13, 2021 03:39 PM IST
A row erupted on Saturday over Congress leader Digvijay Singh's comments in an audio chat on social media that his party will have a "relook" at Article 370 revocation and Jammu and Kashmir's lost statehood if it returns to power, with the BJP accusing him of spewing venom against India in "collaboration" with Pakistan.
- Jun 13, 2021 09:22 AM IST
In a leaked Clubhouse chat, Digvijaya Singh said that the Congress will have to "relook" the decision to revoke Article 370, a remark that drew a sharp response from the BJP.
- Jun 12, 2021 01:36 PM IST
The BJP has criticised Digvijaya Singh's remark, with the party's national spokesperson Sambit Patra asking the Congress to clarify its position on the issue.
- Feb 19, 2021 01:26 PM IST
External Affairs Ministry spokesman Anurag Srivastava said that Jammu and Kashmir is an integral part of India and the changes made in its status were enacted by Parliament.
- Feb 17, 2021 03:07 PM IST
This is the third visit of foreign envoys to J&K after the abrogation of Article 370 and the erstwhile state's bifurcation into two union territories.
- Feb 14, 2021 06:39 PM IST
In a series of tweets, Omar Abdullah lashed out at the Centre with the "new J&K" jibe, claiming that he, his father and National Conference chief Farooq Abdullah, his sister and her children were barred from leaving their houses.
- Jan 19, 2021 05:50 PM IST
Lone has cited 'breach of trust' between the constituents of the Gupkar Alliance, which was 'beyond remedy' as reason for his party's decision.
- Dec 25, 2020 09:32 AM IST
The three historic wins gave the saffron party one of the reasons to celebrate the results, apart from the fact that it emerged as the single-largest party bagging 75 seats, 72 of them in Jammu division.
- Dec 24, 2020 04:29 PM IST
- Dec 23, 2020 06:43 PM IST
The DDC elections were a litmus test for the BJP, and a referendum of sorts on the scrapping of Article 370 last year. The party has not been in power in Jammu and Kashmir, except for an alliance with the PDP in 2015.
- Dec 22, 2020 10:18 PM IST
The PAGD, an alliance of seven regional parties, is set to win majority of the seats in the Kashmir division, while the Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP) had an upper hand in the Jammu region, the wins and the leads out so far indicated. In a first, BJP won three seats in Kashmir division, including one in Srinagar.
- Dec 22, 2020 03:12 PM IST
The DDCs, a new layer of governance in the UT, will oversee the functioning of Halqa panchayats and block development councils. The structure will include a DDC and a District Planning Committee (DPC).
- Dec 22, 2020 07:37 AM IST
The eight-phase DDC election assume significance because it was the first electoral exercise held in Jammu and Kashmir union territory after the abrogation of Article 370 and division of the erstwhile state into two union territories on August 5 last year.
- Nov 26, 2020 09:05 PM IST
DDC polls will be the first major political activity in J&K since the abrogation of Article 370 and will be held in eight phases from November 28 to December 22
- Oct 26, 2020 04:11 PM IST
There is no desire on part of Pakistan, however, to stop the infiltration attempts, Lieutenant General B S Raju said.