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J&K political crisis: Mehbooba Mufti’s maternal uncle resigns as PDP VP, but rebels say too littl...

After the ‘rebel group’ within the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) created a storm on Friday by boycotting a crucial meet, Mehbooba Mufti is desperately trying to set her house in order.

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Bill providing for stringent punishment in rape cases in Lok Sabha

The Criminal Law (Amendment) Bill, 2018, which provides for stringent punishment including death penalty for those convicted of raping girls below the age of 12 years, was Monday introduced in the ...

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States, Union territories have up to 43% GST revenue gap

Half-a-dozen states — Puducherry, Himachal, Uttarakhand, Punjab, Jammu & Kashmir and Bihar have a shortfall of up to 43% of average monthly revenue

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Militants behind J&K policeman’s death shot in Kulgam encounter

The militants, including a Pakistani national, were killed in a joint operation of the J&K Police, Army and paramilitary forces on Sunday morning.

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Security issues in J&K and Northeast, and Naga Peace Accord some of the topics discussed at CWC

Security issues in J&K and Northeast, and Naga Peace Accord some of the topics discussed at CWC - The political situation in Jammu & Kashmir and the security issues in the Northeast, as well as the...

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Mehbooba Mufti Questions Ban On Over 30 TV Channels In Jammu And Kashmir

Former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Mehbooba Mufti today termed the ban on over 30 TV channels in the valley as "questionable", saying the government should instead identify "biased" ones that ...

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Jammu and Kashmir is the northernmost state of India. It is situated mostly in the Himalayan mountains. Jammu and Kashmir shares a border with the states of Himachal Pradesh and Punjab to the south and internationally with the People's Republic of China to the north and east and the Pakistani territories of Azad Kashmir and Gilgit–Baltistan, to the west and northwest respectively.