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Five Kashmiri politicians, under detention since abrogation of Article 370 on 5 August, released by J&K administration
India

Five Kashmiri politicians, under detention since abrogation of Article 370 on 5 August, released by J&K administration

The five leaders released belonged to the National Conference, the PDP and the Congress, who were kept under preventive detention, officials said.

GST rate slabs likely to be restructured post-Budget; Centre, state govts to discuss new rates: Report
Business

GST rate slabs likely to be restructured post-Budget; Centre, state govts to discuss new rates: Report

As of now, there are four slabs under the GST regime — 5, 12, 18 and 28 percent. Goods and services under the 28 percent category also attract cess over and above the rate, which ranges between 1 and 25 percent.

Union Home Secy Ajay Kumar Bhalla to appear before Parliamentary panel today to discuss situation in Jammu, Kashmir, Ladakh
India

Union Home Secy Ajay Kumar Bhalla to appear before Parliamentary panel today to discuss situation in Jammu, Kashmir, Ladakh

Union home secretary Ajay Kumar Bhalla will appear before the parliamentary standing committee on home affairs, headed by Congress leader Anand Sharma, at around 11:30 am on Friday

Final hearing of petitions concerning Article 370 on 10 Dec, says SC; asks Centre to file counter-affidavit by 22 Nov
India

Final hearing of petitions concerning Article 370 on 10 Dec, says SC; asks Centre to file counter-affidavit by 22 Nov

A five-judge bench was hearing a batch of petitions others challenging the abrogation of Article 370 and bifurcation of Jammu and Kashmir

ITR filing deadline extended in Jammu and Kashmir, Ladakh Union Territories to 30 November
Business

ITR filing deadline extended in Jammu and Kashmir, Ladakh Union Territories to 30 November

ITRs filed by individual taxpayers, post the set deadline of 31 August, will be considered valid till 30 November

Daily Bulletin: Jammu and Kashmir opens up to tourists after 2-month-long restrictions; Karnataka Assembly session begins today; day's top stories
India

Daily Bulletin: Jammu and Kashmir opens up to tourists after 2-month-long restrictions; Karnataka Assembly session begins today; day's top stories

Here are today's top stories: Karnataka Assembly session to commence from today; opposition likely to corner BJP over flood relief; Rahul Gandhi to appear in Surat Court in defamation case today; and more

Day 66 after Article 370 revocation in Kashmir: State administration reopens colleges in Valley but students stay away
India

Day 66 after Article 370 revocation in Kashmir: State administration reopens colleges in Valley but students stay away

On Wednesday, the 66th-day shutdown, normal life continued to remain disrupted across Kashmir

Kashmir issue LATEST updates: Pakistan minister slams Modi govt over Farooq Abdullah's detention, says even Delhi's most loyal is treated as enemy
India

Kashmir issue LATEST updates: Pakistan minister slams Modi govt over Farooq Abdullah's detention, says even Delhi's most loyal is treated as enemy

Kashmir issue LIVE Updates: Pakistan minister Fawad Chaudhry condemned the house arrest of Farooq Abdullah and said that it shows how 'alienated' the Modi government is and that 'even most loyal of Delhi are now being treated as enemy'.

SC asks Centre, Jammu and Kashmir govt to restore normalcy in Valley but keeping national interest in mind
India

SC asks Centre, Jammu and Kashmir govt to restore normalcy in Valley but keeping national interest in mind

The SC asked the Centre and J&K administration to make all endeavours to restore normalcy in Kashmir Valley as soon as possible but made it clear that the restoration would be on a 'selective basis' keeping in mind national interest.

Aligarh Muslim University issues show cause notices to four Kashmiri students for holding protest on campus
India

Aligarh Muslim University issues show cause notices to four Kashmiri students for holding protest on campus

Four Kashmiri students at the Aligarh Muslim University have been served show-cause notices by the authorities for holding a protest at the campus, official sources said on Friday.

Pakistan has no locus standi on Kashmir, says Rajnath Singh during DRDO's Kisan-Jawan Vigyan Mela in Ladakh
India

Pakistan has no locus standi on Kashmir, says Rajnath Singh during DRDO's Kisan-Jawan Vigyan Mela in Ladakh

'Pakistan has no locus standi on Kashmir and no country is backing it on the 'current issue', Rajnath Singh said amid Islamabad's efforts to internationalise the Centre's move to abrogate provisions of Article 370.

Kashmir news updates: Satya Pal Malik says month-long house arrest of Omar Abdullah, Mehbooba Mufti will help them win more votes
India

Kashmir news updates: Satya Pal Malik says month-long house arrest of Omar Abdullah, Mehbooba Mufti will help them win more votes

Kashmir news LIVE updates: Jammu and Kashmir governor Satya Pal Malik on Wednesday justified the action of "preventive detention" against former chief ministers of Jammu and Kashmir Mehbooba Mufti, and Farooq and Omar Abdullah, saying that the more politicians spend time in jail, the more political dividends they are likely to accrue.

Team of tourism ministry officials, led by minister Prahlad Patel, to visit J&K, Ladakh next month to finalise plans to boost tourism
Politics

Team of tourism ministry officials, led by minister Prahlad Patel, to visit J&K, Ladakh next month to finalise plans to boost tourism

Patel said in Ladakh, focus would be on tourists from countries practising Buddhism, while in Kashmir, the planning is to revive Sufi tradition

Jammu and Kashmir after Articles 370 and 35a: A look at what happened over the past three weeks
India

Jammu and Kashmir after Articles 370 and 35a: A look at what happened over the past three weeks

Kashmir, being the tense, conflict-induced zone that it is today, witnessed a series of events that unfolded over the past three weeks. Here is a timeline of all those events, right from the abrogation of Articles 370 and 35A.

Authorities in Srinagar increase restrictions ahead of Friday prayers after separatist call for protests, reports Reuters
India

Authorities in Srinagar increase restrictions ahead of Friday prayers after separatist call for protests, reports Reuters

Authorities in Srinagar tightened security ahead of Friday prayers after separatists called for a protest march to a UN office

Pakistan Foreign office says mediation offers on Kashmir coming, but 'can't move forward until India accepts'
World

Pakistan Foreign office says mediation offers on Kashmir coming, but 'can't move forward until India accepts'

The spokesperson also said that Pakistan was committed to operationalise the Kartarpur Corridor on time

Incarcerated separatists in Kashmir urge people to defy ban, join march after Friday prayers over loss of autonomy, reports Reuters
India

Incarcerated separatists in Kashmir urge people to defy ban, join march after Friday prayers over loss of autonomy, reports Reuters

Separatist leaders in Kashmir have urged people to defy a ban and join a mass march after Friday prayers this week according to Reuters' report

Delhi HC seeks response from Centre on petition filed by Shah Faesal, challenging his recent detention at IGI Airport
India

Delhi HC seeks response from Centre on petition filed by Shah Faesal, challenging his recent detention at IGI Airport

Shah Faesal was illegally picked up from New Delhi airport while on his way to complete academic fellowship at Harvard University

Secret life of Article 370: Nehru's use of ruthless force to integrate Kashmir behind veil of 'special status' offers lessons for today
India

Secret life of Article 370: Nehru's use of ruthless force to integrate Kashmir behind veil of 'special status' offers lessons for today

The truth is more complex: for former prime minister Jawaharlal Nehru, Kashmir's special status, and Article 370 were, from the outset, a fiction — one which was authored against the background of war, great-power intrigue, and terrorism.