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PDP seeks ample resources from Centre to deal with post-flood situation

 Describing growing unemployment as a matter of "grave concern", PDP president Mehbooba Mufti on Wednesday sought "ample resources" from the Centre for post-flood economic reconstruction and to supplement the peace efforts in Jammu and Kashmir.

Pakistan provokes India again, invites separatists for talks with Sartaj Aziz

 Pakistan provokes India again, invites separatists for talks with Sartaj Aziz

Pakistan provokes India again, invites separatists for talks with Sartaj Aziz-Part 2

In a move which is likely to vitiate the political atmosphere ahead of the scheduled NSA level talks between the two countries, Pakistan High Commission has invited Kashmiri separatist leaders for a meeting with its NSA Sartaj Aziz during his upcoming India visit.

No alternative to reconciliation between India and Pak: PDP

The ruling Peoples Democratic Party on Tuesday said the heightened tensions along the Line of Control (LoC) should remind India and Pakistan about the "inevitability of dialogue" to find a just and pragmatic solution to all the contentious issues.

Rs 9,000 crore liabilities of Omar govt create problems: J&K govt

The Jammu and Kashmir government led by Mufti Mohammad Sayeed on Tuesday said that Rs 9,000 crore liabilities of the previous Omar Abdullah regime have created difficulties for the present dispensation to take forward developmental programmes in the state.

Pakistan trying to destabilise BJP-PDP govt: Nirmal Singh

 Jammu and Kashmir Deputy Chief Minister Nirmal Singh on Saturday unfurled the tricolour here and hit out at Pakistan for trying "every trick to destabilise" the BJP-PDP coalition government.

PDP colluding with BJP to weaken Article 370, 35A: NC

The Opposition National Conference today accused ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) of colluding with BJP to "weaken" Article 370 and 35A.

PDP-BJP govt 'torturing' people who didn't vote for them: Congress

 Congress today accused the PDP-BJP government of "torturing and victimizing" people who did not vote for the coalition partners in the Jammu and Kashmir Assembly elections.

Nigerian president says no bias in his anti-graft drive

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday vowed not to interfere with the work of the country`s anti-corruption bodies, after the opposition accused him of a "selective" crackdown on graft.

Naga accord 'historic', same approach needed for Kashmir: PDP

Ruling PDP on Tuesday welcomed the "historic peace accord" between the Centre and Nagaland's NSCN(IM), saying a similar approach was needed in Kashmir and suggested that the four-point formula propounded by former Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf could be used as a 'launching pad'.

BJP's popularity in Jammu dipped after govt formation: Hari Om

 Jammu and Kashmir BJP leader Prof Hari Om today suggested the party to break its alliance with the PDP as the popularity of BJP in Jammu province has dipped to the lowest levels since it become partner in the government in the state.

People stage protests against 'shortage' of doctors in J&K's Ramban

 The residents of Banihal today staged protests over "shortage" of doctors in various hospitals here and accused the state government of "adopting discriminatory policies" against them, police said.

Separatist leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani issued passport to travel to Saudi Arabia
Separatist leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani issued passport to travel to Saudi Arabia

A Short duration validity passport has been issued to Hurriyat Conference chairman Syed Ali Shah Geelani to visit his ailing daughter in Saudi Arabia.

Congress accuses BJP-PDP govt of going soft on separatists

The Congress party on Saturday said that the BJP-PDP collision government in Jammu and Kashmir is going `soft` on separatists, over the recent Pakistan and ISIS flag waving in the state.

Agenda for alliance of PDP-BJP coalition is anti-Jammu: ACC

The AIIMS coordination committee (ACC) on Monday termed the 'Agenda of the Alliance' of ruling PDP-BJP coalition in Jammu and Kashmir as "anti-Jammu".

No perceptible change in J&K since change of guard: PDP MP

 Sounding a critical note, PDP MP Tariq Hameed Karra on Sunday said there was no perceptible change in the situation in Jammu and Kashmir after the change of guard and the people felt that things were going from the bad to the worst.

PDP welcomes decision to revive Indo-Pak talks

 Ruling PDP on Friday welcomed the decision to revive the stalled Indo-Pak dialogue process and expressed hope that the two countries will also carry forward the Jammu and Kashmir-specific confidence building measures.

Controversy over PM Modi's Kashmir visit for Eid justified?

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is expected to visit Jammu and Kashmir on the eve of Eid. After this announcement, the opposition has been questioning this move.

Controversy over PM Modi's Kashmir visit for Eid justified?-Part 2

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is expected to visit Jammu and Kashmir on the eve of Eid. After this announcement, the opposition has been questioning this move.

Pakistan desperate to disrupt Amarnath Yatra in J&K: J&K Deputy CM

 Asserting that the recent incidents of ceasefire violations were aimed at facilitating infiltration from across the border, J&K Deputy Chief Minister Nirmal Singh on day said that Pakistan was desperately trying to disrupt the annual Amarnath Yatra in the state.