athavaneng.com
athavaneng.com
chrome

Jammu and Kashmir

In India
August 6, 2018 3:17 am gmt |
0 Comments
1058
Unease and growing anxiety was palpable in Jammu and Kashmir yesterday (Sunday), a day ahead of the Supreme Court hearing on whether a Constitution Bench should go into the question of Article 35A, which empowers the State legislature to define “permanent residents” and provide special rights and pri...
In India
June 8, 2018 12:18 pm gmt |
0 Comments
1112
Militants attacked a patrol party in Kupwara district of India‘s northern Jammu and Kashmir state on Friday (June 08). The militants launched the attack at a patrol party of Indian Army in Haril area of the district, however according to local media reports, no injuries or casualties have been ...
In India
May 5, 2018 11:06 am gmt |
0 Comments
1116
India‘s northern Udhampur district in Jammu and Kashmir state is reeling under an acute water crisis as the area looms under an intense heat wave and drought. The situation is so bad that people in Bhagli village do not have access to clean water and consume dirty water drawn from ponds and pit...
In India
September 22, 2017 9:51 am gmt |
0 Comments
1197
 Two civilians were injured in RS Pura sector of northern Jammu and Kashmir State on Thursday (September 21) as Pakistani troops targeted Indian posts and residential areas along the Line of Control (LoC), a de facto border. The injured, Praveen Kumar and Roma Singh, sustained serious injuries on the...
In India
June 18, 2017 7:37 am gmt |
0 Comments
1229
The Jammu and Kashmir government on Saturday termed GST as a “good tax reform” but said it will not push for its implementation till the time there is complete consensus on the issue. “Government is willing to introduce GST in the state with ample safeguards as this tax reform will ...
In India
September 30, 2016 5:35 am gmt |
0 Comments
1274
Shortly after an announcement that India carried out surgical strikes on terrorist launch pads across the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir, Union home minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday informed key national leaders and chief ministers about the military operations. According to official sources ...
In India
September 19, 2016 8:09 am gmt |
0 Comments
1310
Within hours of the terror attack in Jammu and Kashmir that claimed the lives of 17 soldiers, Union home minister Rajnath Singh launched a scathing attack on Pakistan, calling it a “terrorist state” that should be “isolated”. The home minister, who had cancelled his tour to Ru...
In India
September 7, 2016 7:26 am gmt |
0 Comments
1516
Three soldiers were injured  in the militant attack on an Army convoy in the town of Kupwara district, Jammu and Kashmir. One of the injured soldiers is in critical condition. He was airlifted to the Army Hospital in Srinagar, a senior official said. The army launched a counter-attack, but the milita...
In India
August 27, 2016 12:40 pm gmt |
0 Comments
1287
Chief Minister of India’s Kashmir, Mehbooba Mufti, on Saturday (August 27) blamed Pakistan for fuelling unrest in the province after meeting Prime Minister Narendra Modi in New Delhi. India’s northern Jammu and Kashmir state is in the midst of the worst unrest in six years that began on J...
In India
August 14, 2016 5:04 am gmt |
0 Comments
1296
In the wake of the continuing unrest in the volatile state of Jammu and Kashmir and the militant attacks in Assam, security has been beefed up across the country ahead of Independence Day celebrations. Normal life remained affected in the Valley for the 36th consecutive day due to the curbs imposed b...
In India
August 13, 2016 6:26 am gmt |
0 Comments
1272
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who chaired an all-party meeting on Friday (Aug 12) on the Kashmir unrest, told the participants that Pakistan-occupied-Kashmir is also part of Jammu and Kashmir, adding, that “there cannot be any compromise on national security but we have to win confidence of people in...
In India
July 24, 2016 7:00 am gmt |
0 Comments
1259
Flanked by her deputies, Ministers of State MJ Akbar and General (Retd) VK Singh, Union External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Saturday gave a hard-hitting response to Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif for his comments earlier this week that he is waiting for the day Kashmir becomes a part of...
In India
July 13, 2016 6:21 am gmt |
0 Comments
1258
The gains made by the UPA in Jammu and Kashmir have been lost by the Narendra Modi government, Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi has said. The gains made by the previous Congress-led UPA government have been nullified by the “fatalistic policies” of the Modi government, Mr Gandhi said ...
In India
June 9, 2016 10:27 am gmt |
0 Comments
1267
India’s northern Jammu and Kashmir state is gearing up to host thousands of pilgrims from across the world for the annual Amarnath Yatra (pilgrimage). Amarnath stands at a height of nearly 12,500 feet (3,888 metres) above sea level, 141 kilometres from the state’s capital Srinagar. The pi...
In India
April 7, 2016 6:22 am gmt |
0 Comments
1295
Two militants were neutralized during an encounter with Indian security forces in Shopian district of northern Jammu and Kashmir State on Thursday (April 07). The security personnel were carrying out search operation in the area based on a tip-off when the militants opened fire at them. The militants...
In India
April 6, 2016 11:09 am gmt |
0 Comments
1323
A makeshift bridge in India’s northern Jammu and Kashmir state that was washed away by heavy rains last month still remains unrepaired, keeping thousands of people disconnected from the neighbouring Poonch city. Locals in the nearby regions are being forced to cross the Poonch river on foot, wh...
In India
March 22, 2016 7:44 am gmt |
0 Comments
1321
Deadlock over government formation in Jammu and Kashmir seems to have ended with PDP chief Mehbooba Mufti today calling on Prime Minister Narendra Modi, a meeting which she described as “very positive” and “good” in addressing issues pertaining to the people of the state. Mehbooba drove to the Prime ...
In India
March 20, 2016 8:29 am gmt |
0 Comments
1312
Heavy rains have caused severe water logging and destroyed goods worth millions of rupees in the north Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir, leaving locals helpless and financially stricken. Constant rains in the region since the last few days and an inefficient drainage system has resulted in water ent...
In India
March 16, 2016 6:58 am gmt |
0 Comments
1321
Indian National Congress Party accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi for being silent with regard to the issues of the incursion of the Chinese troops into the Indian border. The Congress has requested the Central Government to submit a full scale of report to the parliament. The Chinese troops have e...