Islamabad cries foul as India aims to host G-20 summit in J&K

Islamabad cries foul as India aims to host G-20 summit in J&K next year. Pakistan has said that the International community must not accept India's invitation. This will be the first major international event in the Union Territory after the abrogation of Article 370.
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6 days ago

J&K: 9 employees of housing dept terminated on corruption charges

The Jammu & Kashmir lieutenant general’s (LG) administration ordered premature retirement of nine employees of the housing and urban development department under Article 226(2) of the J&K Civil Services Regulations. The charges against the officers include misappropriation of funds, falsification of records and raising fake bills.
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1 weeks ago

J&K to Host G-20 Meetings in 2023, Forms 5-member Coordination Panel

This will be the first major international summit to be held in Jammu and Kashmir. The erstwhile state’s special status guaranteed under Article 370 of the Constitution was withdrawn and it was divided into two union territories in August 2019. The members of the committee include Commissioner Secretary (Transport), Administrative Secretary (Tourism) and Administrative Secretary.
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1 weeks ago

Pakistan Foreign Minister Bilawal makes a strong pitch for re-engagement with India

Pakistan’s Foreign Minister Bilawal Bhutto-Zardari on Thursday made a strong pitch for re-engaging with India. He said cutting ties with New Delhi would not serve the country's interests. Ties between India and Pakistan nose-dived after New Delhi abrogated Article 370 of the Constitution to revoke the special status of Jammu and Kashmir.
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2 weeks ago

Upper House, a question

The objective of writing this piece is not to make a case for the abolition of the Rajya Sabha. It is, rather, to re-articulate a question that was uppermost even in the minds of members of the Constituent Assembly as they deliberated upon draft Article 67 corresponding to Article 80 of the Constitution of India, pertaining to the composition of the Council of States.
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2 weeks ago