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Parliament has no power to scrap JK Special Status & Ar...

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New Delhi | WTNS | September 11:Prominent Indian Politician and Constitutional Lawyer in the Supreme Court of India Prof.Bhim Singh has questioned the Modi government on the issue of Article 370 which still persists as Article 370 in the Indian Constitution. The Article is very essential to save constitutional integration of Jammu and Kashmir with the rest of the country as the Ruler of Jammu and Kashmir, Maharaja Hari Singh, had acceded the entire State of J&K to the Union of India. In a Statement...

Grateful to teachers for their contribution towards building...

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Srinagar | WTNS | September 5: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday paid tributes to teachers on the Teachers’ Day, saying people are grateful to them for their contribution towards shaping minds and building our nation. PM Narendra Modi also tweeted a clip of his address to the nation in the last month’s ‘Mann ki Baat’ radio programme. “Who better than our knowledgeable teachers to deepen our connect with our nation’s glorious history. During the recent #MannKiBaat,...

10,000 Troops To Be Withdrawn From J&K:Centre...

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New Delhi | WTNS | August 20:Around 10,000 paramilitary forces personnel will be immediately withdrawn from the Jammu and Kashmir, the Central government said in an order on Wednesday evening. The forces were deployed in Jammu and Kashmir in August last year as a precautionary measure when the Centre ended the state’s special status and bifurcated it into two Union Territories. The decision was taken after the Union Home Ministry reviewed the deployment of the Central Armed Police Forces or...

Make for World’ is PM Modi’s new call, Elections in J�...

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New Delhi | WTNS | August 15:Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday announced that elections would be held in Jammu and Kashmir as soon as the delimitation process in the union territory gets over. In his Independence Day address to the nation, the prime minister, who spoke on development in various parts of the country, noted that it has been a year since Jammu and Kashmir, and Ladakh got independence from Article 370. Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the nation from Delhi’s...

The wait of centuries ends, says PM Modi at foundation cerem...

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New Delhi | WTNS | August 5:After offering prayers and laying the foundation stone for a grand Ram Temple at site of a demolished 16th century mosque at  Ayodhya in Uttar Pradesh, Prime Minister Mr. Narendra Modi addressed the nation saying, “India is creating a golden chapter in Ayodhya. The wait of centuries ends today (August 5).” “A grand temple will now be built for our Ram Lalla who had been staying in a tent for decades. Today, Ram Janmabhoomi breaks free of the cycle of breaking and...

India expels two Pakistan Embassy officials on charges of Sp...

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New Delhi:Two officials of the Pakistan High Commission in Delhi were apprehended on Sunday for carrying out espionage in the country, the Foreign Ministry said in a statement. “The government has declared both these officials persona non grata for indulging in activities incompatible with their status as members of a diplomatic mission and asked them to leave the country within twenty four hours,” the Foreign Ministry said. “Pakistan’s Charge de Affaires was issued a demarche...

Social distancing the “biggest weapon” against the Coron...

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New Delhi:Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who addressed the nation this evening, said lockdown 4.0 will have a new form and new rules, however, he stopped short of spelling out the details. The PM added that states will be sending their suggestions on lockdown and citizens will then be duly informed about the changes in rules before May 18. Lockdown 3.0 officially ends this Sunday. “The fourth phase of lockdown will be in a new form with new rules. Based on the suggestions by states, information...

Help needy people and aware masses to combat COVID-19:Haaj M...

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New Delhi: Hojatul Islam Wal Muslimeen Haaj Aqai Mahdi Mahdavipour, the Representative of the Supreme Leader of Islamic Republic of Iran Grand Ayatollah Imam Syed Ali Khamenei in India in his message on Sunday urged upon Scholars, Friday Prayer Leaders and Heads of Socio-Cultural organizations to take utmost care of hygiene and health measures and precautions to combat the pandemic COVID_19 and urged the to help the needy and affected people at all levels by establishing committees in respected localities...

India hails ‘strong’ ties with Israel after welc...

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New Delhi: India has hailed relations with Israel as “very strong” days after it urged Palestinians to consider a contentious US-devised Middle East plan. In a tweet posted in Hebrew language on Thursday, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi expressed his satisfaction with New Delhi’s cooperation with Tel Aviv. “Thank you very much, my friend Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. India-Israel relations are very strong…. We share common values,” Modi tweeted in response...

Muslims have 150 countries to live, Hindus have only one: Gu...

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New Delhi: Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani on Wednesday said that Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) must be implemented in letter and spirit across the country and said Muslims have 150 countries where they can go, but “for Hindus there is only one country – Bharat”. Wilayat Times reports that  JKNS monitoring says, leading a rally in support of CAA at Ahmedabad’s Sabarmati Ashram, Gujarat CM Vijay Rupani said while Muslims have 150 countries where they can go to, “for Hindus there is...