Kashmiri woman alleges assault, discrimination by landlady in Delhi; DCW chief assures help

In a shocking incident of racial discrimination in the national capital, a Kashmiri woman has alleged that she was assaulted and abused by her landlady and one other man in Delhi's Lajpat Nagar. The woman has also filed a police complaint against them.Noor Bhat, belonging to Srinagar in Kashmir, narrated her ordeal on Twitter and … Continue reading Kashmiri woman alleges assault, discrimination by landlady in Delhi; DCW chief assures help

THE JAMMU AND KASHMIR OFFICIAL LANGUAGES BILL, 2020 RECEIVED PRESIDENTIAL ASSENT

On September 26th, J&K Official Languages Bill gets Presidential assent. It is a new legislation that provides for inclusion of Kashmiri, Dogri and Hindi in the list of official languages in Jammu and Kashmir, in addition to Urdu and English, has been notified after President Ram Nath Kovind gave his assent.Purpose: The amendment Act has … Continue reading THE JAMMU AND KASHMIR OFFICIAL LANGUAGES BILL, 2020 RECEIVED PRESIDENTIAL ASSENT

2-day curfew in Kashmir valley on eve of Aug 5

A meeting of a security core group, whic was headed by Lt General B.S. Raju, the GOC of the army's Srinagar-headquartered 15 corps,took place and decided to impose a two-day curfew in the Kashmir valley, in view of the anniversary of the August 5 abrogation of Article 370, ending the special status of the state.According … Continue reading 2-day curfew in Kashmir valley on eve of Aug 5

TPPA of USD 2.4 Billion Signed by Pakistan with China for Hydro Power Project in Pakistan Occupied Kashmir

An agreement was signed between Government of Pakistan, Chinese Company- China Three Gorges Corporation (State-owned company of Chinese Government), and Government of Azad Kashmir (Part of Pakistan occupied Kashmir). The agreement is a Tripartite Power Purchase Agreement (TPPA) for the construction of the 1124 MW Kohala Hydro Power Project. This project is located near the … Continue reading TPPA of USD 2.4 Billion Signed by Pakistan with China for Hydro Power Project in Pakistan Occupied Kashmir

KASHMIR URGED FOR THE FINANCIAL HELP FROM CENTRAL GOVERNMENT AND THE RESERVE BANK OF INDIA

Kashmir is going through a heavy loss in terms of business activities . Due to the lockdown since August 5, i.e approx 10 months, Kashmir faced a phase where over nine lakh youths have become unemployed in the region. Kashmir is in lockdown for almost 10 months, due to special status when j&k downgraded to … Continue reading KASHMIR URGED FOR THE FINANCIAL HELP FROM CENTRAL GOVERNMENT AND THE RESERVE BANK OF INDIA