Tag: Jammu and Kashmir

India’s stand on Security Council meeting: All issues between India and Pakistan will be resolved bilaterally

Newsroom24x7 Network One State is using the terminology of jihad and promoting violence in India…… violence is no solution to the problems that all of us face…. matters relating to Article 370 of the Indian Constitution are entirely an internal matter of India…. New York City: After UN Security Council’s close door meeting on Friday,

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Some countries rattled by revocation of Article 370 in Jammu & Kashmir: Should India be Concerned?

Major General S B Asthana • The Indian Government revoked Article 370 in Jammu and Kashmir, on August 06, 2019, making J&K and Ladakh two separate Union Territories. • Pakistan rattled taking reckless actions, China anguished but balanced. • Meaningless information War, propaganda, fake news campaign commences. • Facts disprove propaganda/fake news. India ready for

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Congress deplores abrogation of special status to Jammu and Kashmir under Article 370

Newsroom24x7 Network Congress Working Committee has taken a position that suits Pakistan as it has chosen to “deplore” the abrogation of special status to Jammu and Kashmir under Article 370 of the Constitution and its bifurcation into two Union Territories as “unilateral, brazen and totally undemocratic”.  This amounts to questioning the Parliamentary system and casting

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People should help the government give a new direction to Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh: PM Narendra Modi

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday, 8 August 2019, urged those opposing the abrogation of Article 370 which gave special status to Jammu and Kashmir to keep national interest above all and help the government give a new direction to Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh. “We should not forget that the

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Abrogation of certain provisions of Article 370 & bifurcation of Jammu & Kashmir mark the first session of Parliament after General Election

Rajya Sabha adjourned sine die on 7 August; Lok Sabha adjourned sine die on Tuesday 6 August Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: The most important business transacted during first session of Parliament after the general elections is the abrogation of certain provisions from Article 370 and Presidential Orders thereunder. This will ensure equal opportunities to all

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Scrapping of Article 370: A new dawn for daughters of Jammu & Kashmir

Neelam Jain In a huge move, Home Minister Amit Shah on August 5, 2019, announced scrapping of Article 370 of the Constitution that provides special status to the state of Jammu and Kashmir. With it was also laid to rest the highly discriminatory provision of the state that penalized a woman for marrying an outsider

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Parliament abrogates special status under Article 370, passes J&K bifurcation Bill

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: Lok Sabha on Tuesday, 6 August 2019, approved the resolution abrogating special status to Jammu and Kashmir under Article 370 of the Constitution and also the Bill to bifurcate the state into two Union Territories – Jammu and Kashmir and Laddakh. The resolution and the Bill were approved by Rajya Sabha

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Provisions of Article 370 that gave special status to Jammu and Kashmir stand abrogated

Newsroom24x7 Network From 5th of August, 2019, all clauses of the said article 370 shall cease to be operative except clause (1) thereof – Presidential declaration in exercise of the powers conferred by Clause (3) of article 370 read with clause (1) of article 370 of the Constitution of India New Delhi: Home Minister Amit

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Nothing with the State Government on modifying constitutional provisions: J&K Governor to Omar Abdullah

Indian Army (representative photo)

Newsroom24x7 Network Forces’ movement to counter heightened threat perception – Satya Pal Malik, Governor Jammu and Kashmir Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik today met a delegation of political leaders led by Mr Omar Abdullah. After his meeting with the Governor, Abdullah said that they have received the assurance that Article 370 and

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Dogras of Jammu want Modi government to abolish public holiday on July 13

Newsroom24x7 Network Jammu: The dogras of Jammu, including retired Army top brass and leading citizens  are seething with anger and want July 13 to be observed only as a “black day”. They want the Modi Government to abolish the public holiday on July 13, which is observed as the ‘martyrs’ day’ in memory of the

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President’s rule in Jammu & Kashmir extended for 6 more months

Amit Shah

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: Union Home Minister Amit Shah described Monday 1 July 2019 as an important day for Parliament as two bills related to the state of Jammu and Kashmir (J&K) were unanimously passed in both the Houses. With the passage of these Bills, President’s rule in J&K has been extended for 6 more

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BJP promise to scrap Article 370 and Article 35A: J&K leaders stand exposed

Lalit Shastri Leaders like National Conference Chief Farooq Abdullah, his son Omar Abdullah, and People’s Democratic Party (PDP) president Mehbooba Mufti – all of them former Chief Ministers of Jammu and Kashmir – today dropped their masks completely and took a common posture that complements the secessionist groups and those associated with the Hurriyat movement

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Income Tax Department carries out more search actions in the J&K region

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: Income Tax Department carried out search actions at 5 premises in and around Srinagar on 28 March, 2019. Two groups that connived with local officials in facilitation of absorption of undisclosed income of undesirable elements in shops, buildings and land in Srinagar were searched. It has been found in the search

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Government bans Jamaat-e-Islami of Jammu & Kashmir

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: Government of India has declared the Jamaat-e-Islami (JeI), Jammu and Kashmir as an “unlawful association” The Government of India gazette notification banning Jamaat-e-Islami, Jammu and Kashmir (JeI) has underscored that the association has been indulging in activities, which are prejudicial to internal security and public order, and have the potential of

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