Union Territories
India  /  Published 30.11.19

Rs 13,000 crore faces Rs 13 test

Jammu and Kashmir has received 62 investment proposals worth around Rs 13,000 crore from 39 investors since August 5, when its special status under Article 370 was scrapped.Ravinder Kumar, managing di...
By Muzaffar Raina in Srinagar

India  /  Published 10.08.19

All-is-well script bungle

National security adviser Ajit Doval has been on a charm offensive in the Valley since the scrapping of Jammu and Kashmir’s special status, his interactions with ordinary people being diligently fil...
By Muzaffar Raina in Srinagar

India  /  Published 10.08.19

First signs of normal life in Srinagar

The first signs of normality were noticed on Saturday at Srinagar’s city centre and some other localities of Kashmir in around a week as the authorities eased restrictions a little, with dozens of v...
By Muzaffar Raina in Srinagar

Business  /  Published 01.04.20

Leeway for states, exporters

The RBI on Wednesday announced a raft of measures to bolster the economy, with exporters and states getting major leeways even as it delayed the implementation of counter-cyclical capital buffers for...
By Our Special Correspondent in Mumbai

India  /  Published 16.03.20

More than half of India against NPR

Telangana on Monday formally joined the states and Union Territories that have opposed the National Population Register (NPR) in its current format. Altogether, the 11 states and two Union Territories...
By Anita Joshua in New Delhi

India  /  Published 30.10.19

Changes for the new UTs

Jammu and Kashmir will cease to be a state from October 31. The region will become two Union Territories, one of Jammu and Kashmir and the other of Ladakh. This is the first time that a state has...
By The Telegraph in New Delhi

India  /  Published 03.12.19

Bill to merge Daman and Diu, Dadra and Nagar Haveli passsed

The Parliament on Tuesday passed a bill which seeks to merge two union territories — Daman and Diu, and Dadra and Nagar Haveli — into one unit.The Rajya Sabha passed the Dadra and Nagar Haveli and...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 26.11.19

Govt plans to merge two Union Territories

The government on Tuesday introduced in the Lok Sabha a Bill to merge two Union Territories -- Daman and Diu, and Dadra and Nagar Haveli -- into one.The proposed legislation -- The Dadra and Nagar Hav...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 18.03.20

Coronavirus outbreak: Schools shut, midday meal directive

The Supreme Court on Wednesday issued suo motu notices to all states and Union Territories asking them to ensure that the midday meal scheme for children is not affected because of the closure of scho...
By Our Legal Correspondent in New Delhi

North East  /  Published 10.09.19

Bodoland lobby hails J&K move

Organisations demanding a separate Bodoland in Assam on Tuesday welcomed the Centre’s decision to abrogate Article 370 and bifurcate Jammu and Kashmir into two Union Territories while demanding the ...
By A Staff Reporter in Guwahati


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