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Jammu: City in Jammu and Kashmir, India
Jammu is the winter capital and the largest city in Jammu district of the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir. Lying on the banks of the river Tawi, the city of Jammu, with an area of 26.64km², is surrounded by the Himalayas in the north and the northern-plains in the south. Jammu is the second most populous city of the state.

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Jammu & Kashmir DGP visits Rajouri, Udhampur, Jammu to review law and order situation

He interacted with police officers and personnel and later chaired a high-level meeting at Jammu
DNA - Published

2G internet services suspended in Jammu due to technical glitch

Earlier on Saturday, mobile internet services were restored in five districts of Jammu and Kashmir following days of restrictions.
DNA - Published

J&K: Locals await surge in job opportunities after abrogation of Article 370

The government agencies started easing restrictions in Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday after the situation in the Valley continued to remain peaceful for the 12th day since the abrogation of provisions..
DNA - Published

Jammu and Kashmir gets back to work, Pak worked up

Frustrated neighbour violates ceasefire along LoC on a day restrictions were eased across Jammu & Kashmir
DNA - Published

J&K: Section 144 relaxed in Kishtwar for the day

Earlier in the day, 2G mobile internet services were restored in Jammu, Reasi, Samba, Kathua and Udhampur districts of the region.
DNA - Published

2G mobile internet restored in five districts of Jammu and Kashmir

Starting today morning, 2G mobile internet services have been restored in Jammu, Reasi, Samba, Kathua and Udhampur districts of the region.
DNA - Published

China says U.N. council members think India, Pakistan should refrain from unilateral action in Kashmir

U.N. Security Council members believe India and Pakistan should refrain from taking unilateral action over the disputed region of Jammu and Kashmir, China's U.N. envoy said on Friday after the council..
Reuters - Published

Pakistan's Maleeha Lodhi says UNSC closed-door meeting nullifies India's claim of Jammu and Kashmir being internal matter

During a closed door meeting of the United Nations Security Council in New York on Friday, Pakistan's envoy to the UN Maleeha Lodhi said that the people of Jammu and Kashmir may be locked up, with..
Firstpost - Published

Kashmir news LIVE updates: UNSC consultations end; Pakistan's Maleeha Lodhi says meeting nullifies India's claim of J&K being internal matter

Kashmir news LIVE updates: After the UNSC meeting ended in New York, Pakistan's UN envoy Maleeha Lodhi told reporters, "We stand ready for a peaceful settlement of the dispute of Jammu and..
Firstpost - Published

IndiGo extends full fee waiver on flight cancellation to, from Srinagar till August 23

Security was heightened in the region after the Centre withdrew the special status and passed the Jammu and Kashmir (Reorganization) Act, 2019, bifurcating it into two Union Territories -- Jammu and..
DNA - Published

Kashmir news LIVE updates: UNSC to hold closed-door meeting on issue today after China, Pakistan make formal requests for consultation

Kashmir news LIVE updates: The United Nations Security Council on Friday is scheduled to hold a rare meeting on India's action of revoking Jammu and Kashmir's special status, which resulted in strong..
Firstpost - Published

China asks for 'closed' UNSC meeting on Jammu and Kashmir after Pakistan writes to council; consultation likely tomorrow

After India revoked Jammu and Kashmir's special status on 5 August and announced the bifurcation of the State into two Union Territories of Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh, Pakistan announced that it will..
Firstpost - Published

'World does not need Nazi politics of RSS': Imran Khan sports black Twitter display picture to protest against Article 370 abrogation in Kashmir

India has categorically told the international community that its decision on revoking Article 370 in Jammu and Kashmir is an internal matter and has also asked Pakistan to accept the reality.
Firstpost - Published

China seeks UNSC meet to discuss India scrapping Jammu and Kashmir's special status after Pakistan seeks world body's intervention

After India revoked Jammu and Kashmir's special status on 5 August and announced the bifurcation of the State into two Union Territories of Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh, Pakistan announced that it will..
Firstpost - Published

J&K: Celebrate Independence Day 'dabake', says top police officer Munir Khan

Munir Khan, the Additional Director General of Police in Jammu and Kashmir, said on Wednesday that restrictions have been lifted in Jammu and are being eased out elsewhere in the union territory. When..
DNA - Published

Pakistan is keeping a sinister eye on J-K: Rajnath Singh to Armed Forces

Addressing armed forces personnel on the eve of 73rd Independence Day, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Wednesday said Pakistan is keeping a sinister eye on Jammu and Kashmir and sends terrorists into..
DNA - Published

Pakistan's desperation over Kashmir is evident as it plays Afghanistan card, threatens nuclear war in South Asia

Narendra Modi govt's proactive move to revoke Jammu and Kashmir's 'autonomy' and turn it into a Union Territory has put the onus on Pakistan to react, and so far Pakistan has been struggling to come up..
Firstpost - Published

Delhi court extends NIA custody of former J&K MLA Rashid Engineer

A Delhi court on Wednesday extended the National Investigation Agency (NIA) custody of former Jammu and Kashmir MLA Rashid Engineer till August 21 in a terror funding case.
IndiaTimes - Published

Centre's Jammu and Kashmir move a strong reply to terrorists: Nitin Gadkari

Union minister Nitin Gadkari on Wednesday said this year's Independence Day will be celebrated with "much more enthusiasm" in view of the Centre's decision to revoke Jammu and Kashmir's special status.
IndiaTimes - Published

Restrictions in Jammu lifted, curbs to continue in some places in Kashmir: Jammu and Kashmir ADG

Restrictions imposed in Jammu have been completely lifted but curbs will continue in some places in Kashmir for a while longer, a senior Jammu and Kashmir police officer said on Wednesday.
IndiaTimes - Published

Jammu and Kashmir governor's invitation to Rahul Gandhi was never sincere: P Chidambaram

Senior Congress leader P Chidambaram on Wednesday hit out at Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik, saying his invitation to Rahul Gandhi to visit the state was a "tool of propaganda" and never..
IndiaTimes - Published

Every Indian stands with people of Jammu, Kashmir and Ladakh: PM Modi


IndiaTimes - Published

Art 370 nullified in unconstitutional manner: Priyanka Gandhi

Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Tuesday said that the manner in which Jammu and Kashmir's special status was nullified was "unconstitutional and undemocratic."
DNA - Published

Pakistan spurred need for India to abolish Article 370: New Delhi reframed terms of territorial dispute that mirrors those set by Islamabad

By seeking to incorporate Gilgit-Baltistan as a province, Pakistan has been unilaterally reducing the size of the landmass of Jammu and Kashmir that it is prepared to accept as 'disputed'. But in doing..
Firstpost - Published

Congress urges government to initiate political dialogue on J&K, allow oppn leaders to visit Valley

Senior Congress spokesperson Anand Sharma said opposition leaders should be allowed to visit Jammu and Kashmir and speak to the people there and demanded immediate release of all leaders placed under..
IndiaTimes - Published

It's a question of trade-off between inconvenience and loss of life in J&K: Top official

The restrictions imposed in Jammu and Kashmir on people's movement and communications were a trade-off between inconvenience and loss of life and any decision on lifting them will be taken by the local..
IndiaTimes - Published

Army prepared to deal with any security challenge in J&K: Gen Bipin Rawat

"The assessment is that should anything go wrong, we are prepared," the Army chief said on the sidelines of an event when asked about the security situation along the LoC after India withdrew special..
IndiaTimes - Published

Delimitation of Jammu and Kashmir Assembly: Election Commission begins consultation

The meeting is taking place just a week after Parliament revoked Article 370 that gave special status to Jammu and Kashmir and enacted the law that bifurcates the state into two Union Territories --..
DNA - Published

J&K Delimitation process will begin after communication from MHA: EC

The meeting is taking place just a week after Parliament revoked Article 370 that gave special status to Jammu and Kashmir and enacted the law that bifurcates the state into two Union Territories --..
DNA - Published

Different Congress voices on Jammu and Kashmir reflects 'directionless politics', says Prakash Javadekar

Following Congress leader P Chidambaram's remarks on Kashmir, Union minister Prakash Javadekar said, "This is Cong's frustration, despair and directionless politics. Karan Singh, Jyotiraditya Scindia,..
IndiaTimes - Published

US Congressman Tom Suozzi issues public apology following Indian-American diaspora's outcry over Kashmir remarks

Congressman Tom Suozzi, issued a public apology following his provocative remarks on Jammu and Kashmir, saying 'it was a mistake not to consult with some of my Indian-American friends and supporters'..
Firstpost - Published Also reported by •IndiaTimes

Industries in touch with PM Narendra Modi to invest in J&K: Mansukh Mandaviya

Business organizations have contacted Prime Minister Narendra Modi to establish industries in the regions of Jammu, Kashmir, and Ladakh.
DNA - Published

Government defanged Article 370 as Kashmir is Muslim-dominated: P Chidambaram

Congress leader P Chidambaram said that the government would not have ended Jammu and Kashmir’s special status if it had been a Hindu-dominated state. Law minister Ravi Shankar Prasad accused..
IndiaTimes - Published

CRPF 'Madagaar' Helpline number restored in Jammu and Kashmir

In a tweet, CRPF said, "14411 Restored: #Kashmiri students and general public residing in Kashmir or outside can contact #CRPF Madadgaar on 24x7 toll-free number 14411 for speedy assistance."
DNA - Published

9 killed in landslides in Uttarakhand and J&K; death toll in Kerala floods rises to 76

Heavy showers lashed Uttarakhand and Jammu leaving nine people dead in landslides, while rescue and relief operations continued in Kerala, Karnataka, Maharashtra and Gujarat on Monday. The death toll..
IndiaTimes - Published

Quiet, lonely Eid for Farooq and Omar Abdullah, Mehbooba Mufti

The three leaders were detained after the Centre revoked Jammu and Kashmir's special status under Article 370 and proposed that the state be bifurcated into the union territories of Jammu and Kashmir,..
IndiaTimes - Published

India keeps close watch as Pak deploys fighter jets to Skardu near Ladakh

Pakistan has been trying to make a big issue out of India's decision of scrapping Article 370 and bifurcating Jammu and Kashmir into two union territories of Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh. (ANI)
DNA - Published

Jammu police advisory: report suspicious person, object immediately

People have been asked to inform police in case they notice any suspicious person or object, an advisory issued by the Senior Superintendent of Police (Security), Jammu, said. They have been advised to..
IndiaTimes - Published

Gorkhas in Jammu welcome revocation of provisions of Article 370


IndiaTimes - Published

Snubbed internationally over Art 370, Imran claims 'genocide of Muslims will take place in Kashmir and rest of India'

Imran Khan's remarks came in the wake of India's decision to revoke Article 370 that accorded special status to the region and pass a bill bifurcating Jammu and Kashmir into two Union Territories.
DNA - Published

CRPF's 'madadgaar' helpline in Kashmir notifies new number for people in distress

A Srinagar-based CRPF helpline notified a new number for people, especially Kashmiris, who require help for their families or are in distress post the abrogation of provisions of Article 370 in Jammu..
IndiaTimes - Published

Jaishankar arrives in Beijing for key talks with Chinese leaders

The visit of Jaishankar, the first Indian minister to tour China after the Modi government began its second term, is also taking place in the aftermath of India's decision to revoke special status to..
IndiaTimes - Published

J&K cop posts video of bustling Kashmir streets ahead of Eid

Contrary to Western media reports about turmoil in the Kashmir Valley in reaction to the withdrawal of special category status to Jammu and Kashmir, a local cop posted a video clip on Twitter on..
IndiaTimes - Published

Petition in SC seeking removal of restrictions on media in J&K

The editor of a local daily, in the petition, said she is seeking a direction for the Centre and the administration of Jammu and Kashmir to immediately relax all restrictions on freedom of movement of..
IndiaTimes - Published

Jammu: Schools re-open after five days

Many children along with their parents and grandparents were seen waiting for their school buses and vans to arrive.
DNA - Published

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