What best a time to go for this significant decision than the onset of holy month of Ramadhan which promotes values of patience, self-restraint and tolerance, she said in her statement adding that it would also provide the necessary breather to the people from the violence which they have been craving for so long.
Army sources claim that at present, the intensity of operations is keeping the terrorists on the run, and almost 65 of them killed in the first four months.
Announcing that his party would receive Prime Minister Narendra Modi with black flags on his arrival in the state on Saturday, independent legislator Rashid on Thursday appealed to the people across the state to observe strike on the day. "Security forces reserve the right to retaliate if attacked or if essential to protect innocent people", he said. "Government expects everyone to cooperate in this initiative and help the Muslim brothers & sisters to observe Ramzan peacefully and without any difficulties", it said.
The holy month of Ramzan begins on Wednesday while the annual Amarnath pilgrimage, lasting for almost 50 days, commences June 28.
The ministry said in a tweet that Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh had informed Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti of the Centre's decision.
Earlier, Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti had said that the central government should consider a unilateral ceasefire in the state starting from Ramzan till the completion of the Amarnath yatra in August.
Egypt decides to open Gaza border for month of Ramadan
Many Palestinians injured by Israeli fire in clashes along the Gaza-Israel border have been received by Egypt. Sisi's Twitter account said the opening of the crossing would "alleviate the burdens of brothers in Gaza".
Canada willing to cover some of KM's pipeline losses
Goodman Financial Corp acquired a new position in Kinder Morgan during the 4th quarter worth approximately $126,000. Sources have indicated Ottawa is looking at loan guarantees, a bailout or taking a stake in the pipeline project.
The decision to suspend counter-terror operations in J&K for a month was taken after factoring in all possibilities, including the likelihood of it coming unstuck due to terrorists who may try to initiate attacks so as to compel security forces to act.
He said, "it is obvious that the chief Minister has compromised everything for the chair and left people at the mercy of the men in uniform".
Er Rasheed said that under such circumstances the Prime Minister's visit is nothing except an attempt to mislead the world community as he has been constantly giving the notion that whatsoever is happening in Jammu and Kashmir is being done by the miscreants and Pakistani agents and is no way different than a law and order problem. The NICO came into effect on November 19, 2000 and lasted till May 31, 2001. However, 260 civilians died and over 500 others were injured in the same period of NICO.
The terrorists were also provided a cover by sympathisers which pelted stones at the security forces.
Local Kashmiri media reports state that terrorist organisation Lashkar-e-Taiba has already asserted that they will not honour the cease-fire. Security forces maintained that presently, all the three "tanzeems" are headless with their top commanders neutralised in combat operations by security forces in the recent past.
The Scottish government outlawed fracking a year ago after a public consultation found overwhelming opposition to it. And fracking in widely used in the United States , where it has revolutionised the energy industry.
The latest leak confirms that the Galaxy J6 is going to be equipped with an Infinity Display , just like the Galaxy A6+. Samsung Galaxy J6 price in India is expected to be Rs. 12990 for 32GB variant costs around Rs. 12990.
Moonves is suggesting that this is breach of fiduciary duty, but as we understand it, only an officer of the company can breach... The court said the restraining order wasn't necessary because the company can legally challenge board maneuvers from Redstone.
However, Harbhajan Singh wants India to leave behind all the apprehensions related to day and night test cricket. And what makes us think our batsmen can't take up the challenge of facing Aussie pacers.
More than 2,000 residents of the Big Island remain under mandatory evacuation as Kilauea continues to threaten nearby communities. The masks do not protect against sulfur dioxide, a toxic gas that is still seeping from 21 fissures caused by volcanic activity.
Gates, ever the optimist, suggested that Trump focus on something big, like accelerating the search for an HIV vaccine. Speaking on All In with Chris Hayes on MSNBC , Gates says that Trump twice was confused about AIDS.
The spec sheet also highlighted several other features such as AR stickers, bokeh effect, and face unlock just to name a few. With the leak being this extensive we wonder if HTC will have any surprises left for us come May 23 .
No mention of India or any other Asian countries here, which means India and Asia isn't YouTube's focus as of now. Updated on May 17: Added additional information about YouTube Premium pricing, content, and future availability.
The claim led to scientists searching for this theorized planet that is thought to have about ten times the mass of Earth. A new paper reinforces the theory that a ninth planet exists in the outer solar system, beyond the orbit of Neptune.
We're absolutely OK with that. "And we're going to take those same looks going into Game 2 if the opportunity presents itself". Morris was inserted into the starting lineup and drew the defensive assignment on LeBron to begin the game .
As we told you, the KUWTK star was being dragged Wednesday for promoting Flat Tummy's appetite-suppressant lollipops. The mum-of-three was called "terrible and toxic" after she posted the ad on her social accounts.
Trump lawyer says court ruled incorrectly
Kasowitz , wouldn't let this decision slide, and turned to the New York Court of Appeals to put the case on hold. Trump had argued the supremacy clause required the suit to be stayed. "This case is going forward", he said.
Top Florida baby names for 2017 announced
The SSA first began compiling the baby name list in 1997; moreover, the agency claims that names date back to 1880. While the crazy-popular names don't change a lot from year to year, the lesser-used names have more mobility.
Steam Link beta has landed on Google Play
With the app, you will be able to stream full Steam games to your mobile devices, but there are some steps to follow. I was stunned at how well the stream held up when playing games like Far Cry 5, Doom, and Rocket League on my iPad.
Leishman Goes Really Low At Byron Nelson
Leishman made the turn in four-under before reeling off three successive birdies on the 10th, 11th and 12th holes. Randolph finished his day tied for 120th at 1 over; Marc Leishman is in 1st at 10 under; Jimmy Walker and J.J.