Senior IAS officer arrested in Gulmarg land scam case

Senior IAS officer Baseer Ahmad Khan was Monday arrested by the Jammu and Kashmir State Vigilance Organisation for allegedly misusing his official position for illegal transfer of government land in Gulmarg worth crores of rupees.

Create conducive atmosphere for dialogue process: Omar to Pak

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Wednesday asked Pakistan to restore peace along the border and create conducive atmosphere for starting a dialogue process with India to address all issues.

Hurriyat slams Omar`s statement on Article 370

Hardline Hurriyat Conference led by Syed Ali Shah Geelani on Thursday questioned the credibility of Chief Minister Omar Abdullah`s statement on Article 370 saying the slogan has become "an election stunt" of the ruling party.

Omar expresses grief over Frisalan fire

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah has expressed deep sorrow over the fire incident that took place at Frisalan village in Pahalgam.

J-K infant deaths: Omar for detailed probe

Omar Abdullah said the report on high infant mortality will be sent to the State Vigilance Organisation and State Accountability Commission.

Helping-women,children-"innocent victims" : Omar

Describing women and children as "innocent victims" of militancy, JK CM Omar Abdullah said his govt was providing help to live a normal life.

Nicki Minaj wanted to `kill` her father

Singer Nicki Minaj says she wanted to "kill" her father when she was growing up.

Omar-led govt has lost right to hold power: BJP

The J&K unit of BJP alleged that ruling NC-Cong alliance has taken the
state "to new heights of corruption" and it has lost moral right to remain in power.

I will continue to press for repeal of AFSPA: Omar

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister
Omar Abdullah said he would continue to press for repeal
of the Armed Forces Special Powers Act.

Omar meets J&K Guv, discusses state-related issues

Omar Abdullah met Governor and briefed him about various issues, including measures taken to provide relief to
the people from snowfall and rains.

Omar directs power-cut to his residence

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Saturday night directed disconnection of power supply to the VIP grid to maintain essetial services.

Centre should take CM`s views on AFSPA: Farooq

The New and Renewable Energy Minister said the security situation in the state has improved and the Act must go from some areas there.

Omar using AFSPA to divert attention: PDP

AFSPA issue is being used to divert attention of people from the custodial death of the NC worker said PDP Chief
Mehbooba Mufti.

My govt has authority to revoke AFSPA: Omar

Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Thursday appeared defiant
saying his government has the authority to revoke AFSPA, the
controversial law.

Pak to benefit most if India gets MFN status: Omar

Jammu and
Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Wednesday said Islamabad
would benefit most if India gets the MFN status.

AFSPA can be reimposed if needed: Omar

Omar Abdullah said there was always scope for reimposition of
AFSPA if things became
difficult after its withdrawal from the

HC rejects plea for registering case against Omar

The Madras High Court bench dismissed a petition for registering a case against
J&K CM Omar Abdullah for his controversial tweet over Afzal Guru.

Politicians exploited youth in J&K: Omar

Accusing politicians in J&K of exploiting the youth during the last 20 years of unrest in the state, Chief Minister Omar Abdullah Tuesday said time has come for youngsters to repulse all such attempts.

`Hopeful of Centre`s financial aid in tunnel plan`

J&K CM said his Government has focused on
constructing, upgrading and widening of roads all across the
state to improve connectivity and link up far off areas with
main highways.

Allow direct international flights to valley: Omar

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Friday asked Centre to allow direct international flights to the Valley for boosting the tourism sector in the state.