Aurangzeb Naqshbandi covers politics and keeps a close watch on developments in Jammu & Kashmir. He has been a journalist for 16 years.
Articles by Aurangzeb Naqshbandi
According to conservative estimates prepared by the Planning Commission, FICCI and the CII 34.60 lakh rural youth are expected to be absorbed in 14 different sub-sectors, reports Aurangzeb Naqshbandi.
Calendar of holidays or of exams is passe. The calendar of protests has arrived in Kashmir, reports Aurangzeb Naqshbandi. Valley makes dates with strikes & protests
The opposition by two main regional parties has cast a shadow over the possibility of polls in Jammu and Kashmir before the expiry of Governor’s rule on January 10, reports Aurangzeb Naqshbandi.
RJD accuses the Nitish Kumar administration of giving out 'misleading' information about the condition of embankments along the Kosi river, reports Aurangzeb Naqshbandi.
The Centre has approved the draft agreement reached between the Amarnath Sangharsh Samiti and Governor NN Vohra’s four-member panel. Aurangzeb Naqshbandi reports.
In Madhya Pradesh, almost anyone can draw wages from the National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme, as a national level monitor found out, reports Aurangzeb Naqshbandi.
A mob gathered around Abhinav Theatre in Jammu, where top government functionaries were attending I-Day celebrations, reports Aurangzeb Naqshbandi.
On the 60th day of the J&K crisis, it appears that the PM will intervene and talk directly to the protesting groups to restore peace in both the regions, writes Aurangzeb Naqshbandi.
A 10-member parliamentary committee will spend considerable time studying public opinion on a matter they think is of great importance — restricting the use of mobile phones, reports Aurangzeb Naqshbandi.
The Amarnath Sangharsh Samiti held the Centre responsible for the prolonged crisis in J&K, and said the agitation would continue till the shrine board gets back the 100 acres of land, reports Aurangzeb Naqshbandi.
President Pratibha Patil on Thursday appealed for calm in the country and stressed the need for resolving all the differences through dialogue and reconciliation.
Home Minister Shivraj Patil says there is no blockade on the highway linking Srinagar with Jammu and other parts of the country. There is no obstacle in the way of movement of products, reports Aurangzeb Naqshbandi.
If Prime Minister Manmohan Singh is looking to douse the flames lit by the Amarnath shrine land row, all he needs to do is flip through the pages of history.
Overwhelmed by the responses, Omar plans to pen down the sequence of events in the run up to his captivating speech in a book.
Of the eleven times a Prime Minister has chosen to seek a trust vote in the House, six times it proved lucky for the government side., reports Aurangzeb Naqshbandi.
The committee will be earmarking of lean periods during which NREGA work can be carried out without disturbing normal agricultural activities, reports Aurangzeb Naqshbandi.
Indian Muslims planning to undertake the Haj pilgrimage this year would have to pay more money for their accommodation at Makkah, reports Aurangzeb Naqshbandi.
An international human rights organisation has charged security forces and members of Salwa Judum — a citizens group against Maoists — with killing and forcibly displacing people in anti-Naxalite operations in Chhattishgarh, report Ejaz Kaiser & Aurangzeb Naqshbandi.
Updated on Jul 16, 2008 01:01 AM IST
Hindustan Times | ByEjaz Kaiser & Aurangzeb Naqshbandi, Raipur/new Delhi
The Amarnath land transfer order and the agitations for and against it as “unnecessary” — cost the Congress its coalition government, report A Joshi and A Naqshbandi.
Updated on Jul 08, 2008 02:16 AM IST
Hindustan Times | ByArun Joshi and Aurangzeb Naqshbandi, Jammu/new Delhi
As moderate Hurriyat leaders left for Pakistan to meet its new leadership, sceptics say the trip is another ‘media exercise’ by Islamabad.
While the Left parties show off the latest information on their websites and even BSP is constructing its own site, the Congress website opens with an outdated message, reports Aurangzeb Naqshbandi.
The CPI-M on Thursday warned that the Left parties would withdraw support to the UPA government if it “unilaterally” went ahead with the agreement.
The election scenario in Jammu and Kashmir is likely to witness a significant change this time. Aurangzeb Naqshbandi and Arun Joshi report.
Updated on Jun 10, 2008 11:54 PM IST
Hindustan Times | ByAurangzeb Naqshbandi and Arun Joshi, New Delhi/srinagar
A move to enhance the existing security system at Aligarh Muslim University has triggered a row between Vice-Chancellor PK Abdul Azis and the executive council members.