Municipal elections in J&K from Oct 1, 8-Phases for Panchayat polls from Nov 8 in J&K

SRINAGAR : In a major decision aimed at empowerment of the people at the grass root level, the State Administrative Council (SAC), decided to commence the formal process for... Read more »

Kargil council again throws up hung verdict; NC gets 10 council seats, Cong 8

JAMMU, Aug 31: People of Kargil today again gave hung verdict in the elections held to Ladakh Autonomous Hill Development Council (LAHDC), Kargil with no party able to get... Read more »

Supreme Court to Hear Article 35A Case Today: Key Things to Know

New Delhi: The Supreme Court is expected to hear on Friday petitions filed against Article 35-A, which relates to special rights and privileges of the permanent residents of Jammu... Read more »

New Guv follows Vohra, seeks adjournment of hearing on 35-A

NEW DELHI, Aug 29: Jammu and Kashmir government today approached the Supreme Court seeking adjournment of the August 31 hearing on petitions challenging the validity of Article 35-A of the... Read more »

99.3 percent of junked Rs 500, Rs 1,000 notes returned to banks: RBI

MUMBAI, Aug 29: Almost all the 500 and 1,000 currency notes that were made illegal in November 2016 have returned to the banking system, the RBI said today, prompting... Read more »

DB issues notice in PIL seeking CBI probe into selections made by PSC

Newspoint Bureau JAMMU, Aug 29: In a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) filed by Jammu Province Peoples’ Forum seeking probe by Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) into all the selections... Read more »

4 Jammu and Kashmir Police cops martyred; Jaish claims responsibility

Newspoint Live SRINAGAR, Aug 29: Four policemen were killed in a militant attack at Arhama in South Kashmir’s Shopian district this afternoon while security forces killed a top Hizbul... Read more »

Ex-Finance Minister’s Abdul Rahim Rather’s house targeted

Newspoint Live SRINAGAR, Aug 29: Unknown gunmen on Tuesday attacked the residence of senior National Conference leader and former minister Abdul Rahim Rather in central Kashmir district of Budgam.... Read more »