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Nitin Gadkari to preside over final blasting of India’s longest tunnel on Monday

New Delhi, July 12 (IANS): India's longest road tunnel -- under the Pirpanjal range in Jammu and Kashmir, will on Monday see its final...

Kashmir: Separatist leaders placed under house arrest ahead of rally

Srinagar: The authorities in Jammu and Kashmir on Sunday detained all separatist leaders here ahead of a rally called by them. Separatist leaders, including Syed Ali...

Kashmir India’s crown, centre should help in development: Sayeed

Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Muhammad Sayeed on Thursday said Kashmir is India's crown and the central government should help in make it...

UN declines to comment over a report of Amnesty International over J&K

United Nations: UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has declined to comment over an Amnesty International report that blames India for not taking action against troops...

AFSPA will continue in J&K “till needed”, says Rajnath

Srinagar: The Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA), which gives sweeping powers to security forces, will continue in Jammu and Kashmir till it is...

Kashmir: Environmental laws violated, brick kilns turn hazardous

By Shamshad Ali Srinagar: With most brick kilns in the Kashmir Valley not implementing the measures specified for minimizing pollution levels, the areas where they operate...

Amarnath Yatra begins: over 1,000 pilgrims left Jammu on Wednesday for the shrine

Jammu: Over 1,000 pilgrims of the first batch of this year's annual Amarnath Yatra left Jammu on Wednesday for the high-altitude cave shrine in...

IIT graduates leave 7-digit packages to educate kids in Kashmir

They have decided to give their life to creating awareness in even the remotest areas of Kashmir, so that the unfavorable political climate doesn't serve as an obstacle to the young, talented minds.

Amarnath Shivling stands at 13 ft this year due to heavy snow

Srinagar: With just a few days left for the annual Amarnath pilgrimage to commence, the sacred Shivling in the cave shrine, located at a...

Katra-Bannihal link, with world’s highest rail bridge, to be ready by 2020

Jammu: The Katra-Banihal link in Jammu and Kashmir, which will have the world's highest rail bridge at 359 metres, will be ready by 2020,...

Security agencies identify 12 youths involved in ISIS flag raising in Jammu and Kashmir

By NewsGram Staff Writer Around 12 youths have been pinned down by security agencies for allegedly raising the flag of terror outfit ISIS in Jammu...

Central Government announces assistance of Rs 2,437 crore for Jammu and Kashmir

 New Delhi: The Central Government on Tuesday said it was committed to the reconstruction and overall development of Jammu and Kashmir, and announced additional...

Why militants are targeting cellphone towers in Jammu & Kashmir

By Rukma Singh The region of Jammu and Kashmir has always been under constant threat due to a multitude of reasons, the most recent one...

India terms Organisation of Islamic Cooperation resolution on Kashmir ‘unacceptable’

By NewsGram Staff Writer On Friday, India rejected a Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) resolution commenting on Jammu and Kashmir as "completely unacceptable" and asked...

No compromise on India’s integrity: Rajnath Singh

-New Delhi Home Minister Rajnath Singh said on Friday that there would be "no compromise" on people involved in waving Pakistani flags in any part...

Kashmiri girls from militancy infested area bag top positions in board examination

By NewsGram Staff Writer Aneeka Shabir and Shareera Shameem, from a south Kashmir village, have made their homeland proud by securing first and second positions...

More than 62,000 Kashmiri Pandit families have migrated from Valley since early 1990s

By NewsGram Staff Writer Due to onset of militancy in the State of Jammu and Kashmir (J&K) in the early 1990s, more than 62,000 Kashmiri...

Pakistani flag issue: Home Minister directs J&K CM Mufti Sayeed to take ‘immediate and stringent action’ against separatist rally

  By Newsgram Staff Writer In an effort to reign in calls of a separate state in Kashmir, Home Minister Rajnath Singh has commanded Chief Minister...

Voting and ‘ghar wapsi’ must for Kashmiri Pandits: Shiv Sena

By Newsgram Staff Writer The Shiv Sena has demanded the voting rights and an honorable ‘ghar wapsi’ of the displaced Kashmiri Pandits of Jammu and...

A home away from home; Kashmiri Pandits and the question of Homeland

  By Ishan Kukreti In the game of Indian politics, the issue of Kashmiri Pandits (KPs) is like a football being kicked around. BJP bet its...

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