The home minister said the notion that only the Article 370 protected the Kashmiri culture and identity was a wrong one, saying all regional identities are inherently protected by the Indian constitution
The committees include a "committee on financial matters", a committee for "devising modalities of functioning" and a committee for "staff-related issues" in the proposed UTs.
CJI Ranjan Gogoi has said Azad will not be allowed to “make any speeches or hold any public rally as per his own submissions"
Ghulam Nabi Azad said he has filed the plea in his personal capacity and that it is apolitical
The former IAS officer told the high court that he does not wish to pursue the habeas corpus plea against his unlawful detention as "most of the detenus" have no legal counsel or other remedies.
The workshop to come up with ideas for the next generation is being conducted by Army's Counter Insurgency Force (Uniform) under the aegis of White Knight Corps
A senior journalist from Jammu and Kashmir told the Supreme Court on September 4 that "communication blockade" still prevails in the valley and scribes were facing "hostility and aggression" in seeking access for their work.
J&K panchayat state president, Anil Sharma, said restrictions were necessary and that Shah had assured all assistance for the functioning of the panchayats
Asked about Gandhi's statement on alleged violence in Kashmir, the Governor said, "Rahul Gandhi is a man from a prestigious family of the country, but he has behaved like a political juvenile."
J&K team mentor and former India all-rounder Irfan Pathan said that the JKCA would give adequate time to players for them to join the camp.
This is one of the first administrative moves following abrogation of Article 370 in the former state of Jammu and Kashmir.
Director School Education, Mohammad Younis Malik, admitted that the attendance in schools was poor with at least two areas recording zero attendance in primary schools
Updates of the situation in J&K after Centre's move to revoke Article 370 provisions
Even though the government had brought in satellite phones, the security personnel found that they weren't working. Following this, cell phone companies like the BSNL were told to de-block a select number of phones.
The defence minister said the decision taken by the government to nullify provisions of Article 370 of the Constitution and creating two Union Territories of Jammu and Kashmir, and Ladakh has ended the "discrimination" faced by the people during the last 70 years.
In his televised address to the nation, Modi said a new era has begun in Jammu, Kashmir and Ladakh.
He was talking to reporters on the sidelines of the inauguration of the Madhya Pradesh government's guest house named 'Madhyalok' at Vashi in neighboring Navi Mumbai.
Federation of Indian Export Organisations (FIEO) President Sharad Kumar Saraf said this step would help increase trade in sectors such as carpets, handicrafts, sports goods, horticulture and food processing.
Governor Satya Pal Malik and NSA Doval had an elaborate discussion on "the prevailing external and internal security situations in the state following developments in the Parliament relating to Jammu and Kashmir"
The banners appeared after the Indian government on August 5 revoked provisions of Article 370 for Jammu & Kashmir
The RSS-affiliated group alleged that this happened on campus, during a protest against the revocation of provisions of Article 370 in Jammu and Kashmir. The JNUSU, however, rubbished the allegations
Criticising the tone of discourse around the issue, Mehbooba tweeted “the way some sections of media and civil society are celebrating these developments with glee is disgusting and disconcerting.”
The announcement came amid confusion over additional deployment of security forces and the imposition of Section 144 in Jammu and Kashmir
The report has been drawn up after a seven-day exercise (July 1-8) along the IB – the settled border with Pakistan running through Jammu and Punjab -- involving 30,000 BSF troops.
Mirwaiz appeared before the NIA for the second consecutive day on April 9 for questioning in connection with a case related to funding of terror groups and separatist organisations in Jammu and Kashmir.