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India-Pakistan 'ceasefire agreement' will achieve nothing beyond excitable commentary in media
India

India-Pakistan 'ceasefire agreement' will achieve nothing beyond excitable commentary in media

The tactical step of a limited agreement that seeks only to calm the borders and lessen shelling and artillery exchanges has been imbued with such lofty goals that the move is likely to get crushed under the weight of expectations

India-Pakistan ceasefire pact won't impact counter-terrorism ops, says Indian Army
India

India-Pakistan ceasefire pact won't impact counter-terrorism ops, says Indian Army

Without naming China and Pakistan, Indian Army's northern commander Lt Gen YK Joshi said the army has maintained its domination on its borders with the neighbouring countries

Foreign envoys from EU, OIC nations begin 2-day visit to Jammu and Kashmir; Congress calls exercise 'futile'
India

Foreign envoys from EU, OIC nations begin 2-day visit to Jammu and Kashmir; Congress calls exercise 'futile'

A significant thing about the delegation is the inclusion of OIC member states who had previously been critical of the government's Kashmir policy and the decision to abrogate Article 370

Discovery of Hangul carcass in Dachigam Sanctuary fuels concerns over suspected poaching of Kashmir's iconic deer
India

Discovery of Hangul carcass in Dachigam Sanctuary fuels concerns over suspected poaching of Kashmir's iconic deer

Along with the poaching of Hangul, leopards, bears, musk deer and other mammals, poaching of birds is also worrying wildlife lovers and experts in Kashmir.

Around 27% of healthcare workers in Kashmir developed antibodies against COVID-19, finds sero-survey
India

Around 27% of healthcare workers in Kashmir developed antibodies against COVID-19, finds sero-survey

The sero-survey was based on samples from 2,013 healthcare workers. The samples were collected from hospitals affiliated with Srinagar's GMC hospital, and also from district and police hospitals

New York Assembly passes resolution calling for declaration of 'Kashmir American Day'; India expresses concern
World

New York Assembly passes resolution calling for declaration of 'Kashmir American Day'; India expresses concern

The resolution, which drew a sharp reaction from India, calls on Governor Andrew Cuomo to declare 5 February as Kashmir American Day

Pakistan, India must resolve Kashmir issue in 'dignified and peaceful' manner, says General Qamar Javed Bajwa
India

Pakistan, India must resolve Kashmir issue in 'dignified and peaceful' manner, says General Qamar Javed Bajwa

While addressing the graduation ceremony at the Pakistan Air Force's Asghar Khan Academy in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa, Bajwa said it was time to extend 'hand of peace' but added that Pakistan will not allow 'anybody to misinterpret our desire for peace as a sign of weakness'

BSF detects underground tunnel along International Border in Jammu and Kashmir's Kathua, second within 10 days
India

BSF detects underground tunnel along International Border in Jammu and Kashmir's Kathua, second within 10 days

The secret tunnel was detected during an anti-tunneling operation in the border outpost (BOP) Pansar area of Hiranagar sector, opposite Abhiyal-Dogra and Kingre-de-Kothe in Shakargarh

Sajad Lone's J&K People's Conference quits PAGD, accuses other members of fielding proxy candidates in DDC polls
Politics

Sajad Lone's J&K People's Conference quits PAGD, accuses other members of fielding proxy candidates in DDC polls

In a letter to PAGD head and National Conference president Farooq Abdullah, Lone also blamed the proxy candidates behind the low vote share of PAGD constituent parties in the district development council (DDC) elections

Dal Lake partially freezes, Srinagar records coldest night in 30 years at minus 8.4 degree Celsius
India

Dal Lake partially freezes, Srinagar records coldest night in 30 years at minus 8.4 degree Celsius

An IMD official said while Srinagar had recorded minus 8.3 degrees Celsius in 1995, the temperature has fallen to minus 11.3 degrees Celsius in 1991

Kashmir: Flights suspended, highway closed due to heavy snowfall for fourth consecutive day in Valley
India

Kashmir: Flights suspended, highway closed due to heavy snowfall for fourth consecutive day in Valley

However, an IMD official has said the weather is likely to improve from today afternoon and that there was no forecast of any major snowfall from 7 till 14 January

Fast-track courts for rape cases only solution for justice, says ex-J&K women commission chief as sexual crimes rise in Kashmir
India

Fast-track courts for rape cases only solution for justice, says ex-J&K women commission chief as sexual crimes rise in Kashmir

Vasundhara Pathak Masoodi says she continues to receive complaints from distressed women even a year after the J&K State Women Commission was abolished by the governnment

Kashmir's DDC winners see election results as mandate for development, restoration of Article 370
Politics

Kashmir's DDC winners see election results as mandate for development, restoration of Article 370

Several of the candidates from smaller parties and independents won the District Development Commission (DDC) polls in Jammu And Kashmir on the promise that they were the right candidates to resolve the developmental issues

Podcast; Voices from the lockdown: Kashmiri students unable to prep for board exams; experts say kids 'worst affected'
India

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.

Podcast; Voices from the Lockdown: Amit Shah told Rajya Sabha situation in Kashmir is normal; Valley reporters test claim
India

Podcast; Voices from the Lockdown: Amit Shah told Rajya Sabha situation in Kashmir is normal; Valley reporters test claim

The following is a transcript of a conversation between Greeshma Kuthar and three reporters — Danish Bin Nabi, Quratulain Rehbar and Kaisar Andrabi — from different parts of Kashmir.

Jammu and Kashmir DDC polls: Sixth phase sees voter turnout of over 51.5%
Politics

Jammu and Kashmir DDC polls: Sixth phase sees voter turnout of over 51.5%

Poonch district in Jammu recorded the highest voter turnout of 76.78 percent, while Shopian district in south Kashmir registered the lowest at 4.60 percent, said State Election Commissioner KK Sharma

J&K receives heavy snowfall; arterial Jammu-Srinagar highway closes after rainfall causes landslides
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J&K receives heavy snowfall; arterial Jammu-Srinagar highway closes after rainfall causes landslides

While two to three inches of snow had accumulated in Srinagar by daybreak, the hilly areas of the Kashmir Valley received snowfall between one foot to two feet

Kashmir, Himachal, Uttarakhand receive snowfall; western disturbance brings rains in Delhi, Rajasthan, Punjab
India

Kashmir, Himachal, Uttarakhand receive snowfall; western disturbance brings rains in Delhi, Rajasthan, Punjab

Several areas of Punjab, Haryana, and Uttar Pradesh also witnessed rainfall on Saturday. The minimum temperatures stayed above normal in most parts of Punjab and Haryana

Voting for 37 seats underway in fifth phase of Jammu and Kashmir DDC polls
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Voting for 37 seats underway in fifth phase of Jammu and Kashmir DDC polls

As many as 2,104 polling stations have been set up across the Union Territory, of which 1,193 are hypersensitive and 472 are sensitive

Five arrested after encounter in Delhi’s Shakurpur; police probing links to terror groups
India

Five arrested after encounter in Delhi’s Shakurpur; police probing links to terror groups

Weapons and other incriminating material have been recovered from the arrested persons, two of whom are from Punjab and three from Jammu and Kashmir, a police official said