Pakistani authorities have finalised a law to award provisional provincial status to strategically located Gilgit-Baltistan, a media report said on Sunday.
PDP president Mehbooba Mufti on Monday alleged that former Jammu and Kashmir police officer Davinder Singh, who was caught ferrying militants in a vehicle last year, was let off the hook by the Centre while innocent Kashmiris rot in jails for years under anti-terror laws.
Rescuers continued searches at Honzar village in Kishtwar district on Monday but success eluded them in finding any of the 19 persons including eight women who are missing following a cloudburst in the remote village on intervening night of July 27 and 28.
Maintaining that Jammu and Kashmir was amongst the top performers in terms of achievements made under PMGSY, the Lieutenant Governor, Manoj Sinha on Monday said that his administration was reaching out to unconnected habitations with road connectivity, besides augmenting the Power and water supply to connect every household in the rural areas.
The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Monday responded to a Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) plea regarding Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) organised first edition Kashmir Premier League (KPL).
The Jammu and Kashmir National Conference President and Member of Parliament from Srinagar Dr Farooq Abdullah Monday said that the region is on a tipping point of history that demands us to work unitedly to secure a promising future for our future generations.
With a new wave of Covid-19 infections fuelled by the Delta variant striking countries worldwide, disease experts are scrambling to learn whether the latest version of coronavirus is making people sicker than before.
The move rather than being a deterrent to protests and stone pelting will adversely impact the future of so many youth who may have been involved in stone pelting or protests in the past. Denial of security clearance would make it impossible for them to get jobs in the government or for that matter even in private sector.