Mehbooba Mufti

Mehbooba Mufti hits out at BJP, says alliance in Jammu and Kashmir was like drinking poison

Mehbooba Mufti hits out at BJP, says alliance in Jammu and Kashmir was like drinking poison

Mehbooba's government came under fire after BJP pulled out the three-year-old ruling coalition with PDP and called for Governor's rule in the state, forcing her to resign as the chief minister.

Jul 30, 2018, 14:57 PM IST
After warning Centre against breaking PDP, Mehbooba Mufti calls for inviting Hurriyat for talks

After warning Centre against breaking PDP, Mehbooba Mufti calls for inviting Hurriyat for talks

Mehbooba Mufti had earlier warned Centre against breaking her party PDP.

Jul 28, 2018, 13:40 PM IST
BJP may go for early general election: Mayawati

BJP may go for early general election: Mayawati

Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) supremo Mayawati on Sunday said the BJP could go for early general election as well as assembly election in three states -- Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh and Rajasthan, simultaneously.

Jul 15, 2018, 19:31 PM IST

No government has followed the mandate of Article 370, it is time to change that

If we don't really care about following the letter and spirit of Article 370, we can get rid of it.

Jul 13, 2018, 13:41 PM IST
Mehbooba Mufti warns Delhi against breaking PDP, says it will lead to 1987-like situation

Mehbooba Mufti warns Delhi against breaking PDP, says it will lead to 1987-like situation

Mehbooba Mufti made these remarks weeks after the BJP severed its ties with PDP and pulled out of the ruling coalition government in J&K.

Jul 13, 2018, 09:27 AM IST
Mehbooba Mufti dismisses speculation about possible PDP-Cong tie-up in Jammu and Kashmir, calls it 'fake news'

Mehbooba Mufti dismisses speculation about possible PDP-Cong tie-up in Jammu and Kashmir, calls it 'fake news'

The Congress too had on Sunday ruled out any alliance with the PDP for "now or in the future".

Jul 03, 2018, 06:59 AM IST
Senior PDP leader Imran Ansari calls for ouster of Mehbooba Mufti, says ‘she serves family’

Senior PDP leader Imran Ansari calls for ouster of Mehbooba Mufti, says ‘she serves family’

Raising the banner of revolt against Mehbooba in the party, Ansari called for change in the leadership of the PDP.

Jul 02, 2018, 21:10 PM IST
Alliance with PDP on cards? Congress meet to discuss Jammu and Kashmir political crisis

Alliance with PDP on cards? Congress meet to discuss Jammu and Kashmir political crisis

The political circles in the Kashmir Valley were set abuzz after former chief minister Mehbooba Mufti arrived in Delhi on Friday night.

Jul 02, 2018, 10:43 AM IST
Omar Abdullah lashes out at PDP and BJP as flood threat looms large in J&K

Omar Abdullah lashes out at PDP and BJP as flood threat looms large in J&K

Heavy rains forced the authorities to sound a flood alert in central Kashmir on Saturday and asked the people to be alert and prepared for evacuation.

Jun 30, 2018, 12:14 PM IST
BJP disowning its own initiative in J&K as soft: Mehbooba Mufti hits back at Amit Shah

BJP disowning its own initiative in J&K as soft: Mehbooba Mufti hits back at Amit Shah

The BJP had on June 19 pulled out of its alliance with the PDP in Jammu and Kashmir, saying it had become impossible to continue in the government in view of the growing radicalism and terrorism in the state.

Jun 24, 2018, 21:57 PM IST
NC favours more CBMs, dissolving of Assembly; PDP-BJP silent

NC favours more CBMs, dissolving of Assembly; PDP-BJP silent

The governor, who had called an all-party meet to seek opinion of political representatives on the governance of the state, was apprised of their views by representatives of all political parties in the state.

Jun 23, 2018, 09:35 AM IST
President Ram Nath Kovind approves Governor’s rule in J&K with immediate effect

President Ram Nath Kovind approves Governor’s rule in J&K with immediate effect

Ram Nath Kovind approves Governor’s rule in J&K with immediate effect

Jun 20, 2018, 07:49 AM IST
BJP-PDP alliance breaks, Mehbooba quits as J&K CM, opposition seeks fresh polls; anti-terror ops set to intensify

BJP-PDP alliance breaks, Mehbooba quits as J&K CM, opposition seeks fresh polls; anti-terror ops set to intensify

The BJP on Tuesday pulled out of the three-year-old ruling coalition with the PDP in J&K and called for Governor's rule, saying it had become 'untenable' to continue in the alliance government. 

Jun 20, 2018, 00:01 AM IST
NN Vohra recommends Governor's Rule in Jammu and Kashmir as PDP-BJP alliance collapses

NN Vohra recommends Governor's Rule in Jammu and Kashmir as PDP-BJP alliance collapses

Under the provision of Section 92 of the Jammu and Kashmir Constitution, Governor's Rule is imposed for six months, but only after the consent of the President of India.

Jun 19, 2018, 20:57 PM IST
 Opportunistic BJP-PDP alliance set J&K on fire, cost India strategically: Rahul Gandhi

Opportunistic BJP-PDP alliance set J&K on fire, cost India strategically: Rahul Gandhi

The PDP and the BJP formed a coalition more than two months after the December 2014 elections returned a hung verdict, in which the PDP got 28 seats and the BJP 25, while the National Conference bagged 15 seats and the Congress managed to win 12 in a House of 89. 

Jun 19, 2018, 19:37 PM IST
PDP-BJP government collapses in Jammu and Kashmir: Here's how political parties reacted

PDP-BJP government collapses in Jammu and Kashmir: Here's how political parties reacted

The BJP won 25 seats and the PDP 28 in the 87-member Assembly and came together in an alliance, two months after the December 2014 elections. The NC has 15 seats, the Congress 12 and others seven. 

Jun 19, 2018, 19:02 PM IST
What led to collapse of BJP-PDP alliance in Jammu and Kashmir: The flashpoints

What led to collapse of BJP-PDP alliance in Jammu and Kashmir: The flashpoints

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) ended its alliance with the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday.

Jun 19, 2018, 18:14 PM IST
PDP didn't form alliance with BJP for power, our motive was reconciliation and dialogue: Mehbooba Mufti

PDP didn't form alliance with BJP for power, our motive was reconciliation and dialogue: Mehbooba Mufti

PDP and BJP formed a coalition more than two months after the December 2014 elections returned a hung verdict, in which the PDP got 28 seats and the BJP 25, while the National Conference bagged 15 seats and the Congress managed to win 12 in a House of 89. 

Jun 19, 2018, 17:15 PM IST
Omar Abdullah seeks Governor's rule in J&K, says state should face fresh elections soon

Omar Abdullah seeks Governor's rule in J&K, says state should face fresh elections soon

The People`s Democratic Party (PDP) and the BJP formed a coalition more than two months after the December 2014 elections returned a hung verdict, in which the PDP got 28 seats and the BJP 25, while the National Conference bagged 15 seats and the Congress managed to win 12 in a House of 89. 

Jun 19, 2018, 16:43 PM IST
BJP breaks alliance with PDP in J&K, Mehbooba Mufti and her ministers resign

BJP breaks alliance with PDP in J&K, Mehbooba Mufti and her ministers resign

The resignations were sent to state governor Narinder Nath Vohra.

Jun 19, 2018, 15:17 PM IST

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