Saturday, 15 December, 2018

Topic: Jammu and Kashmir

Police men stand gaurd

Three policemen shot dead by terrorists in J&K’s Shopian district

Another cop was injured in the attack on a guard room in south Kashmir, terrorists walked away with weapons of policemen.
File photo of Asiya Andrabi | @Gurpree46492633/Twitter

Asiya Andrabi: Kashmir’s first woman separatist who also dreamt of marrying a mujahid

Asiya Andrabi, who is currently in NIA custody in Delhi's Tihar jail, has openly claimed that her brand of separatism is religious in nature.
Haseeb Drabu

Former J&K finance minister Haseeb Drabu resigns from PDP

The letter, which was posted by Drabu on his personal Twitter handle, said his exit from the PDP had been coming for a while now.
Representational image of a woman teaching Kashmiri language |

Govt removes Kashmiri from language portal after Kashmiri Pandits object

Kashmiri Pandits claim the version of language put out is based on the script widely used by Muslims in the Valley.
Indian Army personnel in Jammu and Kashmir | Waseem Andrabi/Hindustan Times

Indian Army made way for government to resolve Kashmir, but politics failed

The unpopular coalition government could not provide the healing touch in Jammu and Kashmir.
Jammu & Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik | PTI

J&K Governor Satya Pal Malik says no plans to tweak permanent residency rules

Recent reports suggested the J&K administration under Governor Satya Pal Malik was looking to ease the procedure for the grant of permanent resident status.
Baramulla-Kupwara rail link

Centre approves Baramulla-Kupwara rail link

The expansion is meant to improve connectivity in Jammu and Kashmir by extending the Udhampur-Srinagar-Baramulla rail link up to Kupwara in north Kashmir.
Memorial for assassinated journalist Shujaat Bukhari | R. Parveen

Top LeT operative, who killed Kashmir journalist Bukhari, gunned down in encounter

Naveed Jatt killed in an encounter at central Kashmir's Budgam district. He had escaped from police custody earlier this year. New Delhi: Lashkar-e...
Satya Pal Malik

This is why govt takeover of J&K Bank is not a big deal

The Jammu and Kashmir government, with its 59 per cent stake, has always been a majority shareholder in the J&K bank.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP President Amit Shah during the BJP Parliamentary Party meeting at Parliament House

Narendra Modi government may have won this Rafale round, but Congress can still fight

Questions will be raised on how Supreme Court judgment got crucial facts, like CAG report on Rafale being examined by PAC, wrong.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi |Atul Yadav/PTI

Modi: Your time starts now

rafale deal

SC on Rafale PILs: Setback for Rahul’s campaign or lesson not to politicise defence deals?

The Supreme Court Friday dismissed all petitions seeking a court-monitored probe into the Rafale fighter jet deal. The court’s order comes at a time when the Op...