Kashmir Situation

Jaishankar cancels meet with India-born US lawmaker who labelled resolution on Kashmir

Jaishankar's reaction comes after Indian-American Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal went ahead with her pre-announced plans to introduce a resolution on Kashmir in the House of Representatives.

published on : 20th December 2019

Kashmir is normal, Congress prediction of bloodshed proved wrong: Amit Shah 

Detained political leaders will be freed when the local administration feels the time is appropriate, they will be released, the minister said.

published on : 10th December 2019

Lift curfew, ensure Kashmiris have same rights as others: US panel urges India

Restrictions were imposed when New Delhi on August 5 scrapped the special status of Jammu and Kashmir state under Article 370 of the Constitution and bifurcated it into two Union Territories.

published on : 8th October 2019

Article 370: US voices popular fear of Pakistani militants launching terror strikes in India

Trump administration on Wednesday responded to a question on China's support to Pakistan on the issue of Kashmir after India nullified articles 370 and 35A of its the Constitution.

published on : 2nd October 2019

Five-judge Constitution bench to hear from Tuesday pleas challenging abrogation of Article 370

Vaiko's counsel questioned the J&K administration and claimed that few minutes before the scheduled hearing in the apex court on September 16, Abdullah was detained under PSA Act.

published on : 30th September 2019

Malaysian PM raises Kashmir issue at UNGA, alleges India 'invaded, and occupied' Kashmir

The Malaysian prime minister in his address to the UN General Assembly on Friday said that there may be reasons for India's action in Jammu and Kashmir 'but it is still wrong.'

published on : 30th September 2019

'Military rule tradition of Pakistan': India rebuts Imran government at Commonwealth meet

The Pakistani delegation raised the heavy presence of security forces in the Valley at the 64th meeting of the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association in Kampala, which the Indian side countered.

published on : 29th September 2019

US asks India to ensure 'rapid' easing of Kashmir situation, questions Imran's silence on Uighurs

Trump met separately this week with both Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan, who are both due to address the UN General Assembly on Friday.

published on : 27th September 2019

Five-member all-women team questions Army ‘excesses’ in Kashmir

The team, which was in Kashmir from September 17 to September 21, demanded a time-bound inquiry into the “excesses” committed by the Army during this period. 

published on : 25th September 2019

Need to identify inter-district terror modules involved in carrying out atrocities on people: J&K DGP

The DGP also said all the steps required to thwart the 'ill designs' of the anti-national elements and their mentors should be taken.

published on : 24th September 2019

Kashmir lockdown: Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad meets people in Anantnag

Azad, who was scheduled to meet people at Dak Bungalow which has been declared a jail, had to change the venue after authorities refused him permission, a local Congress leader said.

published on : 23rd September 2019

Kashmir shutdown: Hotels, carpet units wilt; many left jobless 

All the hotels and guest houses in the Valley and houseboats in Srinagar are empty since August 5, when Article 370 was scrapped in J&K.

published on : 23rd September 2019

Health of detenues being monitored on regular basis: J&K DGP

The DGP said that the state government, with a view to maintain peace and harmony, has taken certain preventive measures including detention of some persons under the provisions of the PSA.

published on : 22nd September 2019

Fresh restrictions in Kashmir Valley in view of Friday prayers

Normal life continued to remain affected across the valley for the 47th consecutive day with markets closed and public transport off the roads, the officials said.

published on : 20th September 2019

Pakistani army using dormant routes to infiltrate nearly 60 terrorists to J&K: Officials

There was, however, no official word from the army on the crossing of militants from across the border.

published on : 18th September 2019
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