National conference to finalise changes in environment laws
National conference to finalise changes in environment laws

The government will hold a two-day national conference next week as a final step of consultations before bringing amendments in existing green laws and also launch a comprehensive National Air Quality Index to inform people about air quality.

Opposition stages walkout from J&K Assembly over flood relief operations

The members of opposition National Conference and Congress on Tuesday staged a walkout from the Legislative Assembly accusing the government of "undue delay" in rescue operations in the wake of recent floods in the Valley.

Uproar in J&K Assembly over Kashmir floods, NC stages walkout

Proceedings in Jammu and Kashmir Assembly were halted after the opposition (National Conference) staged a walkout over the floods.

Omar Abdullah urges Centre to start more flights between Jammu-Srinagar

National Conference's working president Omar Abdullah on Sunday asked the Centre to operate additional flights between Jammu and Srinagar to allow people to return home in Kashmir in view of closure of the only road link between the Valley and rest of the country.

Mufti should dispel rumours of fresh floods in Jammu and Kashmir: Omar Abdullah

National Conference leader Omar Abdullah on Sunday asked Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed to reassure the people about the factual position and dismiss the rumours of fresh floods in the valley.

Kishtwar violence probe: BJP, PDP attack NC in J&K Assembly

Members of ruling BJP-PDP combine on Sunday attacked opposition National Conference in the J-K Assembly demanding arrest of former Minister of State for Home in Cong-NC government Sajjad Ahmed Kitchloo in connection with the 2013 Kishtwar communal violence.

Ruckus in Jammu and Kashmir Assembly over power project's transfer

Jammu and Kashmir Assembly on Friday witnessed ruckus after the lawmakers of Congress and the National Conference protested against state government over power projects not being transferred.

Omar Abdullah congratulates Vajpayee for receiving Bharat Ratna

National Conference leader Omar Abdullah on Friday congratulated former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee for receiving Bharat Ratna, saying it was "an honour" to serve under him.

NC seeks discussion on Article 370 in Assembly

 National Conference (NC) on Thursday raked up the issue of Article 370 in Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Assembly and moved a resolution to hold a discussion over it.

Ruckus in J&K Assembly over 'bias' remark by NC member

Jammu and Kashmir Assembly on Wednesday witnessed ruckus after ruling BJP and PDP members slammed National Conference member Javed Rana for accusing Speaker Kavinder Gupta of being "biased" and demanded action against him.

Disturbed Areas Act 1997 not in force in J&K: Govt

Jammu and Kashmir government Tuesday said that Disturbed Areas Act (DAA) 1997 has lapsed and is not in force in the state.

NC stages walkout from J&K Assembly over terror attacks

Opposition National Conference led by Omar Abdullah on Sunday staged a walkout from Jammu and Kashmir Assembly after their adjournment motion condemning twin terror attacks in Jammu was rejected.

J&K terror attacks: CM Sayeed says Pakistan must control terrorism if it wants peace, reconciliation
J&K terror attacks: CM Sayeed says Pakistan must control terrorism if it wants peace, reconciliation

Condemning the recent terror attacks in Jammu and Kashmir, Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed on Sunday said that it is a conspiracy to derail the peace process in the state.

Uproar, verbal duel in J&K Assembly over fund distribution

Amidst ruckus in the Jammu and Kashmir Assembly over distribution of funds by the previous government, three legislators virtually came to blows when independent MLA Engineer Rashid used an "objectionable" word against National Conference.

Mufti Mohammed Sayeed deliberately triggered poll remark row: Omar Abdullah

Opposition National Conference on Thursday accused Chief Minister Mufti Mohammed Sayeed of deliberately triggering a controversy by his remarks giving credit of successful polls to Pakistan and Hurriyat to avoid discussion on agenda for alliance government formulated by them.

NC slams Mufti govt over return of Kashmiri youths from PoK

NC on Thursday accused the NDA government of not allowing Kashmiri youths to return to J&K from across the border under return and rehabilitation policy, and urged the Mufti Sayeed government to ask the Centre to allow their come back.

PDP-BJP common agenda aimed at "fooling people": Omar Abdullah

National Conference working president Omar Abdullah on Thursday launched a sharp attack on PDP-BJP coalition government on issues like AFSPA and Article 370 saying the common agenda spelt out by the ruling alliance was only aimed at "fooling" the people of the state.

Article 370 cannot be scrapped: NC leader Omar Abdullah

Former Chief Minister and NC leader Omar Abdullah on Thursday asserted that Article 370 of the Constitution cannot be scrapped and the special status accorded to Jammu and Kashmir cannot be eroded further.

NC demands sternest action against Subramanian Swamy for remarks

Opposition National Conference on Sunday hit out at Subramanian Swamy for his controversial remarks on mosques and demanded sternest action against him the BJP.

Attempts made to change demography of J&K, claims NC

Opposition National Conference (NC) in Jammu and Kashmir on Thursday claimed that attempts were being made to change the demography of the state and vowed that it will resist such efforts strongly.