Amid censorship fears, Delhi-based theatre group puts Kashmir's history into perspective, post Article 370
Aksariyat Akliyat, a one-hour platform theatrical from the Delhi-based Alternative Space Project, traces the mythological and contemporary narratives around the formation of Jammu and Kashmir.
Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi retires; tenure at helm of SC marked by controversy and consequential judgments
Justice Ranjan Gogoi, the first person from northeast to reach the top of judiciary and credited for bringing the curtains down on the decades old politically and religiously sensitive Ayodhya land dispute, retired as the Chief Justice of India on Sunday
Ranjan Gogoi set for Supreme Court farewell: Key highlights from the career of India's first CJI from North East
Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi is all set to retire on 17 November as the 46th head of Indian judiciary. With a reputation as a no-nonsense administrator, in his tenure, he has given judgment on some of the most iconic cases in Indian history like that of NRC, Ayodhya land dispute, entry of women into Sabarimala temple, to name a few
'Not a single bullet fired, no deaths reported': Amit Shah says Kashmir on path to development after removal of articles 370, 35A
Amit Shah on Saturday reiterated 'not a single bullet has been fired nor a death reported in Kashmir' since the abrogation of Article 370 in the restive region.
Life 'normal' in Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh, says fact-finding team in report to MoS PMO Jitendra Singh
Rejecting reports of a clampdown in Jammu and Kashmir, a group of intellectuals and academicians in their report on the state said things were normal in the three regions of the state but suggested confidence-building measures to ensure equitable development of all regions and people
Situation peaceful in Kashmir Valley; normal life hit as mobile networks continue to be offline, say officials
The situation was peaceful in Kashmir, but normal life remained affected across the valley for the 23rd consecutive day on Tuesday as markets and schools were shut, while public transport was off the roads, officials said.
Pakistan high commissioner apprises Maithripala Sirisena on Jammu and Kashmir; Sri Lanka president desists from commenting
Pakistan high commissioner Major Gen. Shahid Ahmad Hashmat has called on Sri Lankan president Maithripala Sirisena and apprised him on the current situation in Jammu and Kashmir.
Eid prayers limited to neighbourhood mosques in Kashmir as authorities impose strict controls, say prayers concluded without any violence
Eid prayers were limited to neighbourhood mosques in Kashmir as authorities imposed strict controls and security forces fanned out across towns and villages, restricting the movement of people and prohibiting congregations in large grounds.
Article 370 revoked: United Nations urges India, Pakistan to exercise restraint amid massive security build-up in Kashmir
United Nations on Monday urged both India and Pakistan to exercise restraint. It said that it was concerned about the rising tensions between the two neighbours after New Delhi abrogated Article 370 in Jammu and Kashmir.
Sitaram Yechury urges govt to clarify motive for additional security in J&K, says it creates 'ominous uncertainty' in state
Sitaram Yechury on Sunday said the government must come clean on the issue as this has created 'ominous uncertainty' in the state.
'PM should unite, not divide': Farooq Abdullah says Narendra Modi can't remove articles 370, 35-A from Jammu and Kashmir
National Conference (NC) president Farooq Abdullah said on Friday that Prime Minister Narendra Modi cannot remove Article 35-A and Article 370 from Jammu and Kashmir
Jammu and Kashmir faces higher threat from forces 'hell-bent on destroying special status' than Pakistan, says Omar Abdullah
Omar Abdullah also said the others who were in the fray in Anantnag parliamentary constituency "lack" on all fronts to take on the challenges the state was facing.
Voters from Srinagar Lok Sabha seat demand Article 370, 35A, some boycott polls saying it's 'betrayal' of those who shed blood for Kashmir's freedom
Polling was held in the three districts of Budgam, Srinagar and Ganderbal and the overall turnout was low. Up to 1 pm, the polling percentage in Ganderbal was 11 percent, in Srinagar it was 4.8 percent and 11.4 percent in Budgam.
Amit Shah 'daydreaming' about abrogating Article 370 in J&K, ending special status will break relationship with India: Mehbooba Mufti
Article 370 grants special status to Jammu and Kashmir and limits Parliament's power to make laws concerning the state
The protesting NC functionaries and workers, holding placards and shouting slogans in favour of Article 370 and Article 35-A, were led by the party's senior leader and former speaker of state assembly Mubarak Gul. Addressing the rally, Gul said the move is "detrimental to the interests of the state".
Separatists call 2-day strike in Jammu and Kashmir over SC decision to hear petitions challenging state's special status
Separatists on Tuesday called for a two-day shutdown to protest the legal challenge to Article 370 and Article 35-A of the Constitution, which grant special status to Jammu and Kashmir and special rights and privileges to its "permanent residents", respectively.
Article 35-A: SC to take ‘in-chamber’ decision on listing petition challenging constitutional validity of legislation
The Supreme Court on Tuesday said it would take an "in-chamber" decision on the listing of a petition challenging the constitutional validity of Article 35-A, which provides special rights and privileges to permanent residents of Jammu and Kashmir.
Omar Abdullah calls regional autonomy only solution to conflict in Jammu and Kashmir, says non-governance hurting state
National Conference vice president Omar Abdullah Wednesday said granting autonomy is the only "pragmatic solution" to the decades-old problem of Jammu and Kashmir.
Jammu and Kashmir civic polls: Bleak voter turnout seen in urban local body elections in the Valley; Kargil records 73.6% voting
About six percent of the electorate voted in the first six hours of polling in 83 wards of urban local bodies in militancy-wracked Kashmir Valley, where elections are being held amid tight security, officials said Monday.
Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi faces a sea of challenges in new office, from pendency to high profile cases
Justice Ranjan Gogoi was appointed as the 46th Chief Justice of India (CJI) on Wednesday as he took oath in a swearing-in ceremony held in Delhi in the presence of President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi.