COVID-19: Role Of Newspapers

Srinagar, April 1 -- Ever since 21 day lockdown was announced by the prime minister Narendra Modi on March 25, the newspapers in J&K are not receiving any government advertisements. This has made thei... Read More

Domicile Order an 'Ill Timed, Causal Attempt' by GoI: JKAP

Srinagar, April 1 -- Taking a strong exception to the central government order defining domicile law for J&K, Jammu Kashmir Apni Party (JKAP) president Syed Mohammad Altaf Bukhari on Wednesday demande... Read More

Centre Defines New Domicile Rule For J&K

Srinagar, April 1 -- The government of India on Tuesday notified the rules for becoming domicile of Jammu and Kashmir. In the latest gazette notification, Section 3A of the J&K Reorganisation (Adapta... Read More

Minor Among 6 More Test Positive, J&K Covid-19 Tally at 55

Srinagar, March 31 -- The number of Covid-19 patients in Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday rose to 55 as six more persons contracted the disease. All of the fresh cases are from Kashmir Valley and includes... Read More

Curbs On Internet in Kashmir Can Prove Deadly: HRW

Srinagar, March 31 -- A prominent international human rights organization on Tuesday called upon India to lift internet restrictions in Jammu and Kashmir saying 'intentionally' shutting down or restri... Read More

Spare Hospitals For Severe Coronavirus Cases: DAK

Srinagar, March 31 -- Doctors Association Kashmir (DAK) on Tuesday urged health authorities in Kashmir valley to spare hospitals for patients who have severe disease from the novel coronavirus. "Most... Read More

78 Fliers Sent Home After Quarantine in City

Srinagar, March 31 -- As many as 78 people, who arrived in Srinagar from Ladakh Union Territory last month, were discharged by the district authorities after their mandatory quarantine period ended on... Read More

Tablighi Jama'at and the Spread of Covid-19

Srinagar, March 31 -- This is in response to "Tabligh & Covid-19: Where Have We Gone Wrong?" by Dr Afroz Ahmad Shah which I read in Kashmir Observer. It appears the author seems to have done no resear... Read More

Govt Infuses 500 Crore Capital In J&K Bank

Srinagar, March 31 -- J&K Bank today received Rs 500 Cr capital infusion from the government of Jammu and Kashmir to meet the Basel-III requirements. The government had already set aside the amount me... Read More

What is Behind Govt's Ban on 4G in J&K?

Srinagar, March 31 -- INTERNETban was imposed on August 5 last year and eight months on there is no indication that the government is anywhere close to restoring the service fully in Kashmir, even aft... Read More