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Crackers lit after India loses match

Groups of Kashmiri youth took to the streets in summer capital Srinagar and some other parts of the Valley to lit firecrackers as Australia beat India in the cricket World Cup semi-final on Thursday.

Dukhtaran-e-Millat leader booked for Pakistan flag

Dukhtaran-e-Millat chief Sayeda Aasiya Andrabi

The Jammu and Kashmir police has booked all-women Dukhtaran-e-Millat (Daughters of the Faith) chief Sayeda Aasiya Andrabi under Unlawful Activities Prevention Act for her allegedly hoisting a Pakistan

J&K House ruckus over Afzal Guru


National Conference president Omar Abdullah with a party MLA during the budget session in Jammu on Wednesday. (Photo: PTI)

BJP, PDP set up coordination panel

Jammu and Kashmir’s ruling coalition partners, the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), have formed a coordination committee to what they said on Thursday “ensure the

Separatist leader Aasiya Andrabi booked for allegedly hoisting Pak flag in Srinagar

Andrabi had hoisted flag of Pakistan and sung its national anthem on March 23. (Photo: AFP)

Srinagar: Dukhtaran-e-Millat chief Aasiya Andrabi was on Wednesday booked under Unlawful Activities Prevention Act for allegedly hoisting Pakistani flag on the neighbouring country's national day on M

J&K Sikhs warn of stir if pandits minority

An alliance of Jammu and Kashmir’s Sikh outfits on Monday threatened to launch a statewide agitation if Kashmiri Brahmin Hindus known as pandits are given minority status, saying such move will have “

J&K pandits may approach ICJ

A Kashmiri pandit group said on Monday that it would be left with no option but to approach International Court of Justice and other world bodies if the government fails to bring the perpetrators of w

Amid Jammu and Kashmir din, CM Mufti asks Pakistan to halt strikes

Amid Jammu and Kashmir din, CM Mufti asks Pakistan to halt strikes (Photo: PTI/File)

Both Houses of the Jammu and Kashmir legislature on Sunday unanimously adopted a resolution condemning the recent terror attacks in Kathua and Samba.

Jammu and Kashmir House din over Pakistan attacks

Opposition MLAs protest in the Assembly during the budget session in Jammu on Sunday. — PTI

BJP members erupted in the J&K Assembly on Sunday as Independent member Engineer Sheikh Abdur Rashid said: “You should ask India to shun its rigidity, accept the ground realities of Kashmir and think

Politics can’t change AFSPA: Jitendra Singh

Union minister of state in the PMO, Jitendra Singh, said on Saturday that any decisions on Armed Forces (Special) Powers Act in force in Jammu and Kashmir since early 1990s cannot be taken on the poli

It has now become apparent to the Narendra Modi government that the manner in which it sought to amend the law relating to acquisition of land is not politically feasible.

If a law has not worked well on the ground, do you toss it out or try and improve its implementation?