Arrangements in place for counting of votes in J&K on Monday

Counting of votes for the five-phased assembly elections in Jammu and Kashmir will be undertaken on Monday, with the authorities finalising all arrangements to ensure smooth conclusion of the poll process to the 12th Legislative Assembly.

J&K polls: Doda records 79% polling, Kishtwar 76%

Doda and Kishtwar have recorded the highest 79.06 per cent and 76.45 percent polling respectively among all 15 constituencies in Jammu and Kashmir where elections took place in the first phase.

J&K polls: 90% of crowd at Modi's rally constituted of outsiders, says Congress

Congress on Sunday alleged that a large part of the crowd that attended Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Kishtwar rally had come from other parts of the country while the locals constituted only 10 per cent.

J&K polls: 226 polling parties dispatched to Doda, Ramban

Amid tight security, 226 polling parties were on Sunday dispatched to far-flung booths in four Assembly constituencies in Doda and Ramban districts of Jammu and Kashmir for first phase of polling on November 25.

Doda, Ramban villagers threaten to boycott J&K polls

 Residents of around 14 flood-hit villages in Desa belt of Doda and Ramban Assembly seats have threatened to boycott the state elections after the local administration allegedly failed to provide them free ration.

J&K: Doda has 228 sensitive polling stations out of 291 PSs

The mountainous district of Doda has 228 sensitive Polling Stations (PSs) out of the total 291 PSs.

Congress banished hopelessness in J&K: Azad

Recalling his tenure as Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir in 2006-08, Congress MP Ghulam Nabi Azad on Thursday wooed voters, saying hist government had replaced the "hopelessness" in the state with all-round development, and promised to do so again, if voted to power.

J&K polls: PDP showcases Mufti regime's achievements to woo Chenab valley

In a bid to woo the over five lakh voters of Chenab Valley, PDP on Thursday launched its campaign for the November 25 assembly polls in the region and showcased party patron Mufti Mohd Sayeed's "peace with dignity" rule to counter senior Congress leader and native Ghulam Nabi Azad's development agenda.

21 candidates file nominations in Ramban, Doda, Kishtwar seats

 On the last date of the filing of nominations for the first phase of the Assembly polls in Jammu and Kashmir, 21 candidates today filed their papers from Ramban, Doda and Kishtwar constituencies of Jammu region.

Poll authority reaches out to deaf, dumb voters in Doda

In a bid to reach out to all sections of the society and create voter awareness among them, the Election department on Monday held a special Systematic Voter Education and Electoral Participation (SVEEP) programme at a remote hamlet of Doda district for deaf and dumb voters.

Army busts LeT hideout in Doda; arms, ammunition recovered

Army troops on Saturday busted a hideout of Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) in Jammu and Kashmir's Doda district and recovered a cache of arms, ammunition and explosive material.

Quakes hit Jammu and Kashmir's Bhaderwah hills

Mild tremors in quick succession jolted Bhaderwah belt of Doda district in Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday night.

Student killed, 23 injured in clash inside mosque in Doda in J&K

A student was killed and 23 other people were injured in a clash between two groups inside a mosque over control of its management in Doda district of Jammu and Kashmir.

One killed, 8 injured in shanty collapse in Doda

One person was killed and 8 others injured when a shanty collapsed in the upper reaches of Bhaderwah in Doda district of Jammu division, a police official said on Sunday.

Guerrilla hideout busted in Doda: Army

The Army Friday busted a guerrilla hideout in Doda district of Jammu and Kashmir, seizing a quantity of arms and ammunition, a defence official said.

Two killed, 21 injured as minibus falls into gorge in J&K`s Doda

Two persons were killed and 21 others injured when a minibus skidded off the road and rolled down a deep gorge in Doda district of Jammu and Kashmir.

Father-daughter duo die in landslide in Doda

A father-daughter duo Saturday died due to a landslide in Jammu and Kashmir`s Doda district, police said.

Police seize 270 timber logs in Doda

The sleuths of Forest Protection Force (FPF) have foiled a major smuggling bid and seized 270 timber logs of felled trees in Doda district of Jammu and Kashmir, officials said on Friday.

Minor quake in J&K, no loss

A low intensity earthquake on Saturday shook Doda and Bhaderwah belts of Jammu and Kashmir.

Moderate quake strikes Doda-Bhaderwah belt, triggers panic

A moderate intensity earthquake measuring 4.1 on the Richter Scale on Saturday jolted Doda district, particularly Bhaderwah mountainous valley triggering panic among the people.