Sharma open to talks with Hurriyat: Official

NEW DELHI, The special representative appointed for holding a sustained dialogue in Jammu and Kashmir is open for talks with the separatists and Hurriyat Conference with an effort to bring a lasting peace in the state, a senior government official said. Earlier this week, the Centre appointed former Intelligence Bureau ...

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China Edges Closer to One-Man Rule

By Jeremy Page &  Chun Han Wong (Print Hradline: ‘China’s Xi Gains a Longer Lease on Power) BEIJING—The future of 1.4 billion people, the world’s second-largest economy and an emerging military juggernaut now lies largely in the hands of just one man: China’s President Xi Jinping. In unveiling a new ...

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Governor promulgates ‘J&K Public Property Ordinance, 2017’

Srinagar, Governor NN Vohra has promulgated “The Jammu and Kashmir Public Property (Prevention of Damage) (Amendment) Ordinance, 2017” which amends the existing law relating to damage to public property to more effectively discourage/ prevent the deleterious activities of individuals/ organizations which result in damage to public and private properties.  The amendment ...

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Restrictions in parts of Srinagar on Friday

Srinagar, The District administration in Srinagar has decided to impose restrictions in jurisdictions of seven police stations in Old city areas on Friday, October 27. An official said that restrictions will be imposed in Rainawari, Nowhatta, Khanyar, Safakdal, M R Gunj, while partial restrictions will be imposed in in Kralkhud ...

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