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2G Internet Too Slow, Start Regular Classes, Demand Kashmir Students

The government has no issues with huge election rallies, why is it the objecting to offline classes, ask students.

05 December 2020

Committee Formed To Consider Restoration Of 4G Internet In Jammu And Kashmir, Centre Tells SC

High speed Internet in Jammu and Kashmir has been suspended since August 5, 2019 when the Centre announced revocation of its special status and bifurcation of the state into union territories of Ladakh and Jammu and Kashmir.


‘Always With Indian Army, But Restore Communication Services’: Ladakh Councillors To Govt

The councillors say the border residents of Ladakh 'deeply respect and support the security parameters and subsequent action carried out by the government' but urged the government to restore the telecommunication services.


4G Internet To Be Restored On Trial Basis In Two J-K Districts From August 16: Govt To SC

The Centre told the Supreme Court that a special committee has decided that access to 4G internet in Jammu and Kashmir will be given in calibrated manner and the outcome will be reviewed after 2 months.

11 August 2020

4G Internet Ban In J-K Extended ‘In The Interest Of Sovereignty Of India’: Admin

The administration claimed the restrictions on high-speed internet haven’t adversely impacted the efforts of the government towards Covid-19 control, education and business activities.


Ball’s In Other Court

Bureaucracy to judge merits of its own earlier decisions

16 May 2020

Explore Possibility Of Restoring 4G Internet In Certain Areas: SC To J-K Admin

The Supreme Court asked the Jammu and Kashmir administration to explain as under what circumstances former L-G of the UT had reportedly said that the 4G internet service could be restored.

07 August 2020

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2G Internet Services Restored In 8 Of J&K's 10 Districts After 6 Days Of Suspension

Ordering restoration of 2G internet services, Principal Secretary, Home Shaleen Kabra maintained that high-speed internet can be used by inimical elements to coordinate terror attacks or incite people by circulating...

12 May 2020

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11 May 2020
Forget 4G Internet, Not Even 2G Services In J-K; Medical Services Hit

Forget 4G Internet, Not Even 2G Services In J-K; Medical Services Hit

The continuous suspension of the mobile internet service has impacted the work of students, doctors, media persons and patients.


30 April 2020
Right To Access Internet Not Fundamental Right, Says J&K Administration In SC

Right To Access Internet Not Fundamental Right, Says J&K Administration In SC

The submissions were made in response to a plea filed by Foundation for Media Professionals seeking restoration of 4G internet services in the union territory...


24 April 2020
Rip Van Winkle Is A Long Draw

Rip Van Winkle Is A Long Draw

Kashmiri students face the coronavirus lockdown after staying months indoors since last August


10 April 2020
As SC Issues Notice On Internet Restoration, J&K Police Registers FIR For Fake Order

As SC Issues Notice On Internet Restoration, J&K Police Registers FIR For Fake Order

For past few weeks, several fake orders had come up on social media, claiming that government had restored 4G internet services in the valley.


19 March 2020
Demand For High-Speed Internet Grows In Kashmir Amid Coronavirus Scare

Demand For High-Speed Internet Grows In Kashmir Amid Coronavirus Scare

Amnesty India also called for the restoration of 4G Internet services, saying people should have full access to health and safety-related information.


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04 March 2020
Ban On Social Media Lifted In J&K, Access To Internet Services On 2G To Continue Till March 17

Ban On Social Media Lifted In J&K, Access To Internet Services On 2G To Continue Till March 17

Earlier, only access to white-listed sites was allowed after the services were restored for a week on January 25 and subsequently extended from time to time.


18 February 2020
Police Register FIR Against Social Media Users In Jammu And Kashmir

Police Register FIR Against Social Media Users In Jammu And Kashmir

A police spokesperson said that the FIR has been registered after taking cognisance of social media posts by 'miscreants' through different VPNs.


14 February 2020
EU Asks India To 'Swiftly' Lift Remaining Restrictions In Kashmir

EU Asks India To 'Swiftly' Lift Remaining Restrictions In Kashmir

A EU spokesperson noted the restrictions remaining on internet and mobile services as well as detention of political leaders.


13 February 2020
Internet Snapped In Kashmir Amid Rumours Surrounding Separatist Leader Geelani's Health

Internet Snapped In Kashmir Amid Rumours Surrounding Separatist Leader Geelani's Health

Hurriyet announced that Geelani has recently expressed his wish to be buried at the Mazar-e-Shuhada, a graveyard in Eidgah, Srinagar.


29 January 2020
'It's A Blessing': Kashmiris Use VPN Apps To Elude Social Media Ban

'It's A Blessing': Kashmiris Use VPN Apps To Elude Social Media Ban

More and more Kashmiris have been using VPN apps to breach the ban on social media and other websites. However, the government says it is not worried.


31 January 2020
Kashmir Unsmarted

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25 January 2020
2G Internet Services To Resume In Kashmir From Today; Only 301 Websites To Be Accessible

2G Internet Services To Resume In Kashmir From Today; Only 301 Websites To Be Accessible

Access shall be limited only on whitelisted sites and social media applications will continue to remain out of bounds for the Valley's residents.


19 January 2020
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VK Saraswat said the internet blockade in Kashmir for over five months didn't have a significant effect on the economy.


19 January 2020
'Besides Watching Dirty Films, You Do Nothing In J&K': Niti Aayog Member On Internet Shutdown In Kashmir

'Besides Watching Dirty Films, You Do Nothing In J&K': Niti Aayog Member On Internet Shutdown In Kashmir

VK Saraswat said the internet blockade in Kashmir for over five months didn't have a significant effect on the economy.


18 January 2020
Netflix And Hotstar Accessible In J&K, But Not News And Social Media Websites

Netflix And Hotstar Accessible In J&K, But Not News And Social Media Websites

The government has also made entertainment websites like Netflix, Amazon Prime, HotStar, Sony Liv, etc. accessible.


18 January 2020
Voice Calls, SMS To Be Restored On Prepaid Mobiles In Jammu And Kashmir

Voice Calls, SMS To Be Restored On Prepaid Mobiles In Jammu And Kashmir

The services on prepaid mobile phones were barred on August 4 last year in wake of the Centre's decision to abrogate Article 370.


17 January 2020
Jammu and Kashmir: Lack Of Explosives Delays Skiing In Gulmarg This Season

Jammu and Kashmir: Lack Of Explosives Delays Skiing In Gulmarg This Season

Skiing in upper reaches of Gulmarg has been delayed due to ban on transporting explosive material used for triggering avalanches to make snow slopes...


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