New Maps of India showing new Union Territories of J-K, Ladakh released

NEW DELHI - The India government has released the maps of newly created Union Territories (UTs) of Jammu and Kashmir, and Ladakh and the map of India depicting these UTs. The union territory of Ladakh consists of two districts of Kargil and Leh while the rest of the erstwhile state of Jammu and Kashmir is in the UT of Jammu and Kashmir.

WhatsApp confirms: Israeli spyware used on Indian journalists, activists for surveillance

WhatsApp confirms: Israeli spyware used on Indian journalists, activists for surveillance of their activities and news sources. 

Ex-PM Manmohan Singh among Inaugural 575-member Jatha to Kartarpur Sahib

India on Tuesday granted clearance to 575 pilgrims to go as a part of the inaugural jatha to Gurudwara Darbar Sahib, Kartarpur Sahib through the Kartarpur corridor in Pakistan on the 550th birth anniversary of Guru Nanak. 

European Parliament delegation to visit Kashmir today for first-hand information

The Narendra Modi government has agreed to host 23 members of the European Parliament, currently on a visit to India, in the Kashmir Valley on Tuesday so they can see first-hand the ground situation in the region after the nullification of Article 370, which gave Jammu & Kashmir special status.

Modi to celebrate Diwali with army personnel at LoC

Chandigarh: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has chosen to celebrate Diwali tonight with arrived in with Army troops guarding the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir, it was officially started today. 

India Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman's Washington and New York bill of work
Washington, DC & New York:
October 19, 2019
• Finance Minister led the Indian delegation to the IMF/ World Bank Annual Meetings 2019 held in Washington DC this week. On the side-lines of the Annual Meetings, she also attended the Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors meetings of the G20 and the BRICS. She took this opportunity to also interact with industrial and institutional investors in New York and in Washington DC and hold bilateral meetings with Finance Ministers of some countries and others. There were 30 meetings of the World Bank/ IMF/ G20/ BRICS, investors and bilateral meetings.
At His 'Agenda-Free' Press-Meet, Consul General Dalela Talks ‘Good Things.’ Consciously Keeps Finance Minister’s Chicago Visit Under Wraps

CHICAGO – At a press conference, that he convened at India’s Chicago Consulate, Sudhakar Dalela, the CGOI informed that the “restrictions on the use of mobile phones in Jammu and Kashmir have been lifted” and the block level elections announced.


Air India Assets Holding Ltd (AIAHL), a special purpose vehicle created by the Indian government to hive off a part of Air India's massive debt, raised another INR70 billion rupees (USD986 million) through bonds.

J&K to restore post-paid mobile service from Monday

The post-paid mobile services “irrespective of the telecom service provider will stand restored and be functional from 12 noon on Monday, October 14,” Kansal said.

Radha Swami Dera chief Gurinder Singh Dhillon in the eye of alleged fraud

A lower court on Friday sent former Ranbaxy promoters Malvinder Mohan Singh and Shivinder Mohan Singh, former managing director of Religare Enterprises (REL) Sunil Godhwani, and two other key executives of REL, Kavi Arora and Anil Saxena, to four days in custody of the Economic Offences Wing (EOW) of the Delhi Police.

KASHMIR SITUATION: Steps towards normalization


Steps taken by Jammu & Kashmir Administration since 06 August to normalize the situation:

PM Modi attends Vijayadashami Dussehra celebrations at Delhi’s Dwarka

 Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday attended the Dussehra celebrations at DDA Ground in Dwarka, New Delhi. He encouraged women empowerment and celebrating ‘Nari shakti’ on the occasion of Diwali.

Defence Minister Raj Nath Singh “It’s a deterrent, not a sign of aggression’

While the formal handover ceremony took place today, the first batch of four Rafale jets will fly to their home base in India by May 2020.

India receives first list Indian's' Swiss account details, next in 2020

India has received first tranche of details about financial accounts of its residents in Swiss banks under a new automatic exchange of information framework between the two countries, marking a significant milestone in the fight against black money suspected to be stashed abroad.

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