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Terrorists in J&K are martyrs, we shouldn't celebrate their death: PDP MLA

Terrorists in J&K are martyrs, we shouldn't celebrate their death: PDP MLA

Aijaz Ahmed Pir has said many who take to terrorism are minors who are unaware of the consequences of their action.

Jan 11, 2018, 10:50 AM IST
'Upcoming Panchayat and ULB polls in J&K on the insistence of BJP leadership'

'Upcoming Panchayat and ULB polls in J&K on the insistence of BJP leadership'

The BJP is sharing power with PDP in Jammu and Kashmir.

Dec 31, 2017, 18:21 PM IST
Yearender 2017: Youth tied to Army jeep, appointment of interlocutor, & what else made headlines in J&K

Yearender 2017: Youth tied to Army jeep, appointment of interlocutor, & what else made headlines in J&K

After a tumultuous 2016, Kashmir witnessed a relatively calm year but there were many issues, including the legal challenge in the Supreme Court to Article 35-A of the Constitution pertaining to special residency laws of Jammu and Kashmir, that hogged national headlines.

Dec 29, 2017, 11:30 AM IST
Mehbooba Mufti's brother Tassaduq takes oath as J&K Minister

Mehbooba Mufti's brother Tassaduq takes oath as J&K Minister

Tassaduq Mufti, 45, is a trained cinematographer, who earned critical acclaim for his camera work in the Vishal Bhardwaj directorial "Omkara".

Dec 28, 2017, 13:02 PM IST
Mehbooba Mufti re-elected as PDP president for 6th consecutive term

Mehbooba Mufti re-elected as PDP president for 6th consecutive term

Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti was today re-elected the president of the Jammu and Kashmir People's Democratic Party (PDP) for the next three years.

Dec 02, 2017, 14:29 PM IST
Grenade hurled at police patrol party in Pulwama's Tral, no casualty

Grenade hurled at police patrol party in Pulwama's Tral, no casualty

A group of heavily-armed terrorists attacked a police patrolling party in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district on Tuesday.

Oct 24, 2017, 13:36 PM IST

Jammu lawmaker Maharaja Hari Singh quits PDP over regional issues

Vikramaditya Singh, a PDP lawmaker and grandson of Jammu and Kashmir`s former ruler Maharaja Hari Singh, resigned from the party because it was "no longer possible for me to be part of a party that continues to disregard aspirations of Jammu region".

Oct 22, 2017, 14:55 PM IST

'Suspected militants vandalise PDP leader's house in Pulwama'

Suspected militants vandalised the residence of a ruling PDP leader in the Tral area of Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir Saturday night, police sources said.

Oct 21, 2017, 23:18 PM IST
J&K MLA Engineer Rashid says ready to join Separatist Syed Ali Shah Geelani, Hurriyat

J&K MLA Engineer Rashid says ready to join Separatist Syed Ali Shah Geelani, Hurriyat

Independent MLA and Awami Itehad Party (AIP) chief Engineer Abdur Rasheed on Thursday announced to join Hurriyat Conference. 

Aug 10, 2017, 18:30 PM IST
Pakistan is not the creator of unrest in Kashmir, says former CM Omar Abdullah

Pakistan is not the creator of unrest in Kashmir, says former CM Omar Abdullah

Former Jammu and Kashmir CM and National Conference leader Omar Abdullah on Saturday said that Pakistan fishes in the troubled waters of Jammu and Kashmir but they are not the creators of violent unrest in the Kashmir. 

Jul 30, 2017, 06:39 AM IST
GST to be implemented in J&K in 3-4 days: Jitendra Singh

GST to be implemented in J&K in 3-4 days: Jitendra Singh

Minister of State in the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) replied in negative when asked whether the BJP had "surrendered" before the PDP as far as the GST was concerned, amid reports of differences between them.

Jul 02, 2017, 22:28 PM IST
President polls: PDP assures support to NDA nominee Ram Nath Kovind

President polls: PDP assures support to NDA nominee Ram Nath Kovind

Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Assembly has 89 members, 87 elected and two nominated who are eligible to vote in the polls to be held on July 17 for electing the 14th president of the country.
 

Jun 28, 2017, 19:44 PM IST

PDP targets Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, says Kashmiris aspire to become Indian cricketers

The People's Democratic Party (PDP) on Thursday asserted that more attention should be given to Kashmiris who support and aspire to become Indian cricketers rather than to separatists like Mirwaiz Umar Farooq.

Jun 15, 2017, 13:47 PM IST
No talks with Kashmiri separatists, at least for now: Defence Minister Arun Jaitley

No talks with Kashmiri separatists, at least for now: Defence Minister Arun Jaitley

Defence Minister Arun Jaitley said on Thursday that NDA government would neither compromise with separatists nor with terrorists.

May 25, 2017, 20:03 PM IST
Instead of tying stone pelter on army jeep tie Arundhati Roy, tweets BJP MP Paresh Rawal; sparks row

Instead of tying stone pelter on army jeep tie Arundhati Roy, tweets BJP MP Paresh Rawal; sparks row

BJP MP and Bollywood veteran Paresh Rawal has sparked a controversy by one of his tweets.

May 22, 2017, 12:10 PM IST
Kashmir problem is centered around just three Valley districts: Amit Shah

Kashmir problem is centered around just three Valley districts: Amit Shah

Amit Shah on Sunday said the problem in Jammu and Kashmir was not widespread.

May 21, 2017, 13:31 PM IST

J&K: School students clash with security forces in Kashmir

Students in Kashmir staged a massive protest against security forces. They hurled stones at the forces that resulted in clashes.

May 08, 2017, 14:47 PM IST

Looting banks, robbing poor people cannot be 'holy war': PDP

Under attack on the law-and-order front in Kashmir, the ruling PDP on Wednesday took to social media to convey to militants that looting banks was not a "holy war".

May 03, 2017, 20:44 PM IST
Rajnath meets J&K Governor, expresses displeasure over 'prolonged' Kashmir unrest

Rajnath meets J&K Governor, expresses displeasure over 'prolonged' Kashmir unrest

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday expressed grave concern over the tense situation prevailing in the Valley and instructed Jammu and Kashmir Governor NN Vohra to work together with the state government in order to restore normalcy there.

May 02, 2017, 13:32 PM IST

Amid tension in Kashmir Valley, Ram Madhav meets Mehbooba Mufti

BJP national general secretary Ram Madhav on Sunday met Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti at her residence here amid tensions in the valley and between the ruling coalition in Jammu and Kashmir.

Apr 30, 2017, 16:39 PM IST