Settle Kashmir issue according to people's aspirations: Omar Abdullah

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister and National Conference (NC) working President Omar Abdullah on Saturday said both India and Pakistan would have to settle the Kashmir issue according to the sentiments and aspirations of the people of the state.

Narendra Modi's Kishtwar rally: As it happened
Narendra Modi's Kishtwar rally: As it happened

Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses a public rally in Kishtwar on Saturday, days ahead of the Assembly polls in Jammu and Kashmir.

Article 370 should not be raked up during polls: Rajnath

Calling the abrogation of Article 370 of the Constitution a national issue, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Wednesday said it was a matter of debate and should not be raked up during Assembly elections for vote bank politics.

Don`t let BJP impose Hindu CM in J&K: PDP MLA Peer Mansoor Part-II

Sparking a communal controversy just ahead of the Jammu and Kashmir Assembly elections, a legislator of the People's Democratic Party (PDP) Peer Mansoor has asked the people not to vote for the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) as it will impose a Hindu chief minister on the state.

Don`t let BJP impose Hindu CM in J&K: PDP MLA Peer Mansoor

Sparking a communal controversy just ahead of the Jammu and Kashmir Assembly elections, a legislator of the People's Democratic Party (PDP) Peer Mansoor has asked the people not to vote for the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) as it will impose a Hindu chief minister on the state.

Border residents pin hopes on J&K Assembly polls for 'safe living'

Pinning their hope on the upcoming Assembly elections, people living in areas along the Indo-Pak border say they will vote for a party which will guarantee their rehabilitation to "safer places".

EC issues notification for second phase polls in J&K

The Election Commission Friday issued notification for the second phase of the five-phased Assembly Elections in Jammu and Kashmir for 18 constituencies going to polls on December 2.

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.

Senior NC leader Ghulam Rasool quits party ahead of J&K Assembly polls

In a major jolt to ruling National Conference ahead of assembly elections in Jammu and Kashmir, senior party leader and MLC Sheikh Ghulam Rasool has quit the party citing deteriorating party affairs in his native Ganderbal constituency.

J&K Assembly polls: BJP releases names of 4 more candidates

BJP on Tuesday released a list of four more candidates for the Jammu and Kashmir Assembly polls, raising the number of Muslims fielded by it to 16.

LJP may contest J&K Assembly polls solo

NDA partner Lok Janshakti Party may go it alone in the Jammu and Kashmir Assembly elections and put up candidates even against BJP, its ally at the Centre.

Protest outside Jammu BJP office over denial of poll tickets

Discontent within the BJP in Jammu and Kashmir over selection of candidates for the assembly polls came to the fore on Monday, with a group of supporters of state unit secretary Yudhvir Sethi staging a protest outside the party office here alleging a conspiracy behind the denial of party ticket to the leader.

PDP announces its candidates for J&K Assembly polls

Opposition Peoples' Democratic Party (PDP) on Friday announced the last and final list of 11 candidates for the upcoming Assembly polls in Jammu and Kashmir.

EC announces five-phased polls in J&K, Jharkhand; counting on December 23
EC announces five-phased polls in J&K, Jharkhand; counting on December 23

The Election Commission on Saturday announced five-phased assembly elections to be held in Jammu and Kashmir and Jharkhand, beginning from November 25 and ending December 20.

Ready to ensure safe environment for J&K Assembly polls: Army

Army on Wednesday said it was ready to ensure a safe environment for conduct of assembly elections in Jammu and Kashmir whenever the Election Commission of India fixes the dates for the exercise due before the end of this year.

J&K Assembly polls: EC assesses situation in state

The Election Commission on Wednesday reviewed the situation in Jammu and Kashmir for conduct of assembly elections in the state, ravaged by recent floods.

Congress to contest Assembly polls in Jammu and Kashmir `alone`, ends alliance with NC

Senior Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad on Sunday announced the end of years of alliance with National Conference in Jammu and Kashmir ahead of the upcoming Assembly polls in the state.

JKNPP to go alone in J&K Assembly polls

Jammu and Kashmir National Panthers Party (JKNPP) will contest the upcoming state Assembly elections alone, the party said today.

Will retire from politics if BJP gets majority in J&K: Omar Abdullah

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Wednesday said he would retire from politics if BJP gets a majority in Assembly elections in Jammu and Kashmir.