Independent MLA rebuked for using unparliamentary language

An Independent Legislator was on Friday reprimanded by the Speaker of Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Assembly for using unparliamentary language against a woman member of the House.

Ex-minister accused of sexual assault attends Assembly session

Former Jammu & Kashmir Health Minister Shabir Ahmad Khan, who was arrested on charges of sexually assaulting a woman doctor and released on bail on Sunday attended the Assembly session here.

Court directs Shabir Ahmad Khan to be present before police on Thursday

Jammu and Kashmir High Court on Wednesday directed former health minister, Shabir Ahmad Khan, to be present before the investigating officer in the alleged molestation case on Thursday.

J&K Speaker gives nod to police for ex-minister Shabir Khan`s arrest

In more trouble for former Health Minister Shabir Khan, the Jammu and Kashmir Assembly Speaker on Monday gave his nod to police for the MLA`s arrest on molestation charges, saying they should act according to law.

Kashmir Police to approach Speaker for Shabir Ahmad Khan`s arrest

As Jammu and Kashmir Police failed to arrest former minister Shabir Ahmad Khan before midnight Sunday, they would now have to take Speaker Mubarak Gul`s permission Monday for his arrest.

J&K Speaker refuses to quash proceedings against VK Singh

The J&K Speaker has referred breach of privilege motion against former Army Chief General (retd) VK Singh in connection with his alleged remarks against leaders of the state to committee of privileges of Assembly for examination.

J&K Assembly Speaker serves notice to VK Singh

Former Army Chief Gen VK Singh has been served with notice by Jammu and Kashmir Assembly Speaker Mubarak Gul asking him to explain his position on his allegations of pay-off to a minister in state.

J&K Assembly Speaker gives notice to former Army chief

Jammu and Kashmir Assembly Speaker Mubarak Gul issued a notice to former Army chief Gen VK Singh to explain his position on his allegation of pay-off to a minister in the state.

J&K Assembly defers discussion on VK Singh`s charges

The Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Assembly deferred till Monday the discussion on allegations levelled by former Army Chief General (Retd)VK Singh that politicians in the state were paid money by the army to get certain jobs done.

Don`t raise issues that can fan communal passion: Gul to MLAs

Speaker of Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Assembly Mubarak Gul cautioned the members against raising issues in the house that can fan communal passion and damage the integrity of the country.

Mubarak Gul takes over as new Speaker of J&K Assem

National Conference MLA Mubarak Gul on Thursday took over as the new Speaker of the Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Assembly.