Envoys from Europe, Africa to visit Jammu and Kashmir to assess situation after DDC polls, say officials
During a two-day visit on 17-18 Feb, the envoys are likely to meet some of the elected DDC members. They are also likely to be briefed about the security situation in the UT
Jammu and Kashmir admin restores 4G internet across UT; impact of relaxations to be 'closely monitored'
The order restoring 4G internet services in the UT has come exactly 18 months after it was suspended on 5 August 2019, when the Centre abrogated the special status of the erstwhile state of Jammu and Kashmir
Podcast; Voices from the lockdown: Kashmiri students unable to prep for board exams; experts say kids 'worst affected'
It has been 84 days since the 5 August decision of the Centre to revoke Article 370 and Article 35 A in Jammu and Kashmir. On 31 October, the state of Jammu and Kashmir will officially cease to exist.
Afraid of being dispossessed, Kashmiris question Centre's motives on new land laws, say can't trust the govt
When the government had revoked Article 370 in August 2019, most locals had then said that it was done to bring outsiders into Jammu And Kashmir. With the new land laws, they say, their fears have come true
Jammu and Kashmir admin stopped leaders under 'illegal' house detention from attending party meet, alleges PDP
The PDP said that the incident has exposed the "hollow claims" that political leaders are free people in the Union Territory
Saifuddin Soz to sue J&K administration over 'unlawful house arrest'; Rahul Gandhi seeks his release
Soz has alleged that he has been detained in his house since 5 August, 2019, when the Centre abrogated Article 370. However, the UT administration denied the charge in the SC on Wednesday
'Cruel and retrograde,' says Omar Abdullah after J&K administration extends detention of Mehbooba Mufti, two others under PSA by three months
Omar Abdullah slammed the Centre on Tuesday after the Jammu and Kashmir administration extended the detention of former chief minister and PDP leader Mehbooba Mufti by another three months
Editors Guild slams J&K enforcement agencies' action against journalists Masrat Zahra, Peerzada Ashiq, demands withdrawal of charges
The Editors Guild of India on Tuesday expressed concern over the "high-handed manner" in which the law enforcement agencies in Jammu and Kashmir used prevailing laws aganst The Hindu journalist Peerzada Ashiq and freelance photographer Mazrat Zahra
Decide on Omar Abdullah's detention within a week, Supreme Court tells Centre and Jammu and Kashmir administration
Justices Arun Mishra and MR Shah told counsel appearing for the Centre that Abdullah's sister Sara Abdullah Pilot's plea against his detention will be heard on merit if he is not released soon
'Despotism, arbitrariness' constitute rule of law in Jammu and Kashmir, says P Chidambaram after UT releases Farooq Abdullah from detention
Senior Congress leader P Chidambaram on Friday hit out at the Modi government for keeping former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Farooq Abdullah under detention for seven months, alleging that "despotism and arbitrariness" constitute the rule of law in the Union Territory
Jammu and Kashmir Police says evidence available of social media being used to stoke violence in Valley, will act against misuse
The Jammu and Kashmir Police on Wednesday said that it will act against the misuse of social media networks, which were allegedly being used to stoke violence in the valley.
J&K administration extends 2G mobile data, fixed line internet connectivity till 24 Feb; only 1,485 'white listed' sites permitted
ISP have been given directions to ensure access to 1,485 white-listed sites only and not to any social media applications
Jammu and Kashmir admin says 2G mobile internet services to be restored in Valley from today till 31 Jan; social media to remain out of bounds
The Jammu and Kashmir administration on Friday ordered for 2G internet services to be restored in the Kashmir Valley from midnight on the intervening night between Friday and Saturday, reports said. The restoration of the 2G internet facility on mobile phones will continue till 31 January after which it will be reviewed further, the order said.
GC Murmu says Jammu and Kashmir administration will expedite infrastructure projects in UT during review visits
Jammu and Kashmir Lieutenant Governor Girish Chandra Murmu reviewed the progress of a number of projects in the winter capital of the Union territory on Friday and said the administration will expedite the works.
Broadband internet services to be restored in Jammu and Kashmir in phases from today, 2G mobile connectivity to be allowed in 4 Jammu districts
Broadband internet services will be restored in phases in Jammu and Kashmir starting from Wednesday, after more than five months of the communications clampdown put in place after the Centre abrogated Article 370, which provided some degree of autonomy to the then-state, on 5 August. The order by the Jammu and Kashmir administration comes days after the Supreme Court directed it to review all the restrictions in the Union Territory.
J&K administration tells SC it has revoked detention order against Mubeen Shah, non-resident businessman detained post-Article 370 abrogation
Petitioner Asifa Mubeen has said in her plea that her husband is currently lodged at Agra Central jail and has been 'wrongfully deprived' of his liberty
'Authorities responsible if anything happens': J&K politicos write to cops, claim lives under threat after security withdrawn, downgraded
Former chief minister Farooq Abdullah's brother, nephew and elder sister are among several Kashmiri leaders who have claimed their lives are under threat after their security has been withdrawn by the authorities.
Militants kill migrant labourer from Chhattisgarh in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama; second such attack on non-locals in two days
Following the Centre's decision to abrogate Article 370, the special status accorded to Jammu and Kashmir, several posters had appeared in parts of Kashmir, asking the non-local labourers to leave the Valley or 'face consequences'.
SC questions J&K administration over failure to reply to woman's plea against NRI husband's detention in Valley
The Supreme Court on Wednesday asked the Jammu and Kashmir administration as to why it has not filed a reply on a plea by the wife of a Malaysia-based NRI businessman challenging his detention
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