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File photos of Amit Shah (left) and Farooq Abdullah

‘Would rather talk to Kashmiri youth’ — Shah rejects Abdullah’s pitch for India-Pakistan talks

National Conference chief Farooq Abdullah Sunday said peace in the region will remain elusive unless a conducive atmosphere is made for talks between the two neighboring countries.

How Amit Shah watched India-Pakistan T20 WC match in Kashmir, and Congress’ ‘neat’ Gandhism

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‘Nobody can disrupt J&K’s peace and development’ — Amit Shah in Jammu

Shah is on a three-day visit to Jammu and Kashmir, right after a spate of killings in Kashmir. This is the home minister's first visit to the UT after Article 370 revocation.

Terror attacks have declined in J&K since scrapping of Article 370, Amit Shah says

Addressing young Kashmiris Saturday, the home minister said 30 people have been killed on an average per year since 2014 and stone-pelting has ended in the valley.
Home Minister Amit Shah interacts with members of Youth Clubs of Jammu and Kashmir in Srinagar, on 23 October 2021

First delimitation, then polls & restoration of statehood, Amit Shah tells Kashmiri youth

Reaching out to young Kashmiris, the home minister asked them to join hands with PM Modi and the govt and become partners in the journey to take Kashmir forward.

Amit Shah inaugurating flights cosmetic steps, won’t address actual problems in J&K: Mehbooba

PDP leader Mehbooba Mufti said Amit Shah's visit should have been preceded by a follow-up on assurances that were given during the all-party meeting convened by PM Modi in June.
Union Home Minister Amit Shah being received by LG of J&K Manoj Sinha on his arrival in Srinagar, on 23 October 2021 | PTI

Amit Shah reviews security situation, counter-terrorism measures in Kashmir

The home minister was briefed about the steps taken to eliminate terrorism from J&K. This is his first visit to the union territory since the repeal of Article 370.
Home Minister Amit Shah visits the home of J&K Police Inspector Parvez Ahmed who was killed by terrorists, in Nowgam on 23 October

Amit Shah meets family of policeman killed by terrorists in first stop during Kashmir visit

Shah, who is on a 3-day visit to the Union Territory, will also address a rally in Jammu, review security situation in the Valley and flag off the inaugural Srinagar-Sharjah flight.
A man rides by a banner welcoming Amit Shah. | Photo: Praveen Jain | ThePrint

Roads blocked, internet shutdown: Security tightens in J&K ahead of Amit Shah’s 3-day visit

Several two-wheelers have been seized by police and even women are being frisked by male security officers. Cops say security has been increased due to recent killings in the Valley.
Stranded tourists being evacuated by the NDRF following heavy rains, in Nainital, October 20 |PTI Photo|

5 stranded tourists killed in Kumaon, death toll rises to 65 in rain-hit Uttarakhand

Uttarakhand CM Pushkar Singh Dhami Thursday said the three days of incessant rains, which began Sunday night, have caused damage worth Rs 7000 crore.

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If Hong Kong wants zero Covid strategy to succeed, it must improve its quarantine rules

It’s increasingly difficult to find a clear, logical justification for policies, which at this point are defensive and rooted in fear. The govt must improve its quarantine system.
Motorists approach s a Bharat Petroleum Corp. petrol station in Chennai, India, on 1 July 2021| Representational image| Photographer: Dhiraj Singh/Bloomberg

Plan to privatise Bharat Petroleum delayed as bidders struggle to find partners

The sale of state-run refiner-cum-fuel retailer BPCL would have fetched about $13 billion for the exchequer and other shareholders.


Security forces during an encounter with militants at Nar Khas area in Poonch, on 25 October 2021 | ANI Photo

15-day hunt for Lashkar infiltrators could end soon as forces zero in on Poonch forest caves

Nine soldiers have lost their lives in two separate incidents at the hands of Lashkar terrorists who are said to have infiltrated into India in late September/early October.
Illustration by Soham Sen | ThePrint

Aryan Khan isn’t a show to enjoy. NDPS is a weapon vengeful state could use on you or your kids

The draconian Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act has been handed over to people who are prone to misuse it. The story we see unfolding on our TV screens is of its blatant misuse.