J&K polls: 90% of crowd at Modi's rally constituted of outsiders, says Congress

Congress on Sunday alleged that a large part of the crowd that attended Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Kishtwar rally had come from other parts of the country while the locals constituted only 10 per cent.

J&K polls: 226 polling parties dispatched to Doda, Ramban

Amid tight security, 226 polling parties were on Sunday dispatched to far-flung booths in four Assembly constituencies in Doda and Ramban districts of Jammu and Kashmir for first phase of polling on November 25.

Doda, Ramban villagers threaten to boycott J&K polls

 Residents of around 14 flood-hit villages in Desa belt of Doda and Ramban Assembly seats have threatened to boycott the state elections after the local administration allegedly failed to provide them free ration.

J&K polls: Sonia Gandhi to campaign in Ramban on Nov 21

All India Congress Committee President Sonia Gandhi will be campaigning for its party candidate and address a public rally in Ramban district of Jammu and Kashmir on November 21.

J&K bans telecast of 2 cable TV networks in Ramban

The District Election Officer of Ramban, Farooq Shah on Tuesday banned two local cable networks in Banihal after he received complaints that these two networks were working on the behest of a political party.​

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.

21 candidates file nominations in Ramban, Doda, Kishtwar seats

 On the last date of the filing of nominations for the first phase of the Assembly polls in Jammu and Kashmir, 21 candidates today filed their papers from Ramban, Doda and Kishtwar constituencies of Jammu region.

J&K polls a direct fight between PDP, BJP: Mehbooba

Claiming that it was a direct fight between PDP and BJP in Jammu and Kashmir, PDP chief Mehbooba Mufti on Wednesday hit out at the saffron outfit and said it was using "negative tactics" to improve its numbers in the assembly.

Ramban flood victims in bad condition

The intensity of influx of flood victims from the flood ravaged Kashmir valley in the Ramban district has intensified leading to a chaotic situation and thus posing another challenge for the district administration.

Over 130,000 rescued in flood-ravaged J&K, PM Modi appeals for donations

Rescuers, including from the Army, distributed packets of cooked food, and pouches of drinking water to thousands of stranded people in flood-ravaged Jammu and Kashmir, especially in summer capital Srinagar, as over 130,000 people were rescued till Friday, officials said.

Jammu-Srinagar highway closed due to landslides

The 300-km-long Jammu-Srinagar National Highway was closed for traffic on Thursday due to landslides at various places in Ramban district of the state.

Forces bust militant hideout in Ramban, recovers cache of arms

Security forces have busted a militant hideout in Ramban district of Jammu and Kashmir and recovered a cache of arms and ammunition, including 7.5 kg RDX explosive.

JK highway blocked for 6 hours, yatra convoy stranded

Hundreds of people, including Amarnath pilgrims, remained stranded for over 6 hours on Tuesday as Jammu-Srinagar National Highway was blocked due to a landslide in Ramban district of the state.

14 killed, 30 wounded in Kashmir road accident

Fourteen people were killed and 30 injured when a bus going to the Valley fell into a deep gorge on the Jammu-Srinagar highway in Ramban district of Jammu region on Tuesday.

589 power stations damaged due to snowfall: J&K Govt

Jammu and Kahsmir government on Friday said that 589 power stations and 310 residential structures were damaged due to incessant rains and heavy snowfall in Ramban district of the state.

2 killed in landslide on JK Highway in Ramban

Two persons were killed in a landslide on Jammu-Srinagar National Highway in Ramban district of Jammu and Kashmir.

13 killed, 34 injured as mini-bus plunges into gorge

Thirteen people were killed and 34 injured, some of them seriously, when a mini-bus in which they were travelling plunged into a gorge in Ramban district of Jammu and Kashmir on Sunday.

7 killed, 38 injured as mini-bus plunges into gorge

Seven people were killed and 38 injured, some of them seriously, when a mini-bus in which they were travelling plunged into a gorge in Ramban district of Jammu and Kashmir on Sunday.

Army rescues 8 persons trapped in snow in J&K`s Ramban

Eight persons trapped in snow in Pir Panchal ranges in Ramban district were rescued by a team of army personnel, officials said here on Thursday.