With nearly 34% turnout, polling in Anantnag ends peacefully

With nearly 34% turnout, polling in Anantnag ends peacefully

Polling in Jammu and Kashmir's Anantnag Assembly constituency on Wednesday ended peacefully.

Anantnag by-poll voting postponed by two days

Voting was earlier scheduled to be held on June 19.

Congress to boycott Mehbooba Mufti's swearing-in ceremony as J&K CM

Mehbooba will head an alliance of her Peoples Democratic Party with the Bharatiya Janata Party.

Sonia Gandhi, Nitin Gadkari meet Mehbooba Mufti in Srinagar; will PDP chief remain with BJP?

Sonia Gandhi, Nitin Gadkari meet Mehbooba Mufti in Srinagar; will PDP chief remain with BJP?

The Governor's Rule has been imposed in Jammu and Kashmir retrospectively with effect from January 8.

Nitin Gadkari, Sonia Gandhi to visit Srinagar

Union minister Nitin Gadkari and Congress president Sonia Gandhi are scheduled to visit Srinagar on Sunday to offer condolences to the family of late chief minister of Jammu and Kashmir Mufti Muhammad Sayeed.

Mufti Muhammad Sayeed ​favoured talks to resolve Kashmir problem: Advani

Senior BJP leader LK Advani on Thursday said that Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Muhammad Sayeed always favoured unconditional talks to resolve the Kashmir problem.

Mufti Muhammad Sayeed's burial at ancestral graveyard in Kashmir: Family

The burial of Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Muhammad Sayeed, who passed away on Thursday morning in New Delhi, will take place in the evening at the family's ancestral graveyard in Bijbehara town of Anantnag district, family sources said.

Mufti Muhammad Sayeed's demise leaves a huge void: President, PM Modi condole death

Mufti Muhammad Sayeed's demise leaves a huge void: President, PM Modi condole death

The death of Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Muhammad Sayeed has left a huge void in the nation and in Jammu and Kashmir, President Pranab Mukherjee and Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Thursday.

Sayeed may soon pass on the mantle to Mehbooba

Mufti Muhammad Sayeed, who founded J&K Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in 1999, was admitted to AIIMS in New Delhi on December 24.

National food safety scheme will cover 95% of Jammu and Kashmir

 Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Muhammad Sayeed on Wednesday said the National Food Safety Act, 2013, will be implemented in the state from February 1 next year and its benefits would be based on 2011 Census.

Mufti vows to take cross LoC trade to next level

 Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Muhammad Sayeed on Saturday said the cross Line of Control (LoC) trade and travel was the biggest breakthrough in the state's history and vowed to take cross LoC trade to the next level.

PM Narendra Modi's J&K visit: As it happened

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday announced a Rs 80,000 crore economic package for the development of Jammu and Kashmir.

PM Narendra Modi to visit Jammu and Kashmir today; security intensified

PM Narendra Modi to visit Jammu and Kashmir today; security intensified

Unprecedented security arrangements have been made for the visit of PM Narendra Modi, who would address a public rally in Jammu and Kashmir.

PM Narendra Modi is not intolerant, wants inclusive development: Mufti Sayeed

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Muhammad Sayeed on Tuesday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi was not intolerant and rather wanted inclusive development for everybody in the country.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi rally to address rally in Srinagar on November 7

Prime Minister Narendra Modi rally to address rally in Srinagar on November 7

 Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address a public rally in Jammu and Kashmir's summer capital Srinagar on November 7, sources said on Thursday.

Kashmir truck attack victim dies, violence rages

Violence raged in parts of the Kashmir Valley on Sunday after a victim of a bomb attack on a truck in Udhampur on October 9 died in Delhi, police and residents said.

Over 20,000 bunkers to be built for border residents in J&K

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Muhammad Sayeed on Wednesday said that over 20,000 concrete bunkers would be built along the LoC and IB for the safety of residents living in border areas in Jammu region.

Agreed to vacate Srinagar ground if given alternate land: Army

The Army on Thursday said it would vacate the Tattoo Ground here in three months if alternate land is given at a mutually acceptable place within this period.

India-Pakistan peace vital for Kashmir: Mufti Sayeed

Kashmiris will be the biggest beneficiary if India and Pakistan go for a dialogue to achieve reconciliation, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Muhammad Sayeed said on Saturday.

Daily-wagers seeking regularisation baton-charged in Kashmir

 Jammu and Kashmir police here on Monday used batons and water cannons to disperse government daily-wagers, agitating for their regularisation, as they marched towards Chief Minister Mufti Muhammad Sayeed`s official residence.