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NC stalls J&K Assembly proceeding alleging discrimination

Opposition National Conference on Wednesday accused the Jammu and Kashmir government of discriminating against the Kashmir Valley over the distribution of power sector funds and also stalled proceeding of both the Houses leading to which some of the NC MLAs were marshaled out.

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.

BJP disrupts J&K Assembly, demands Kitchloo's arrest
BJP disrupts J&K Assembly, demands Kitchloo's arrest

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MLAs staged a protest inside the Jammu and Kashmir Assembly today demanding the arrest of National Conference leader and former Minister of State for Home Sajjad Ahmad Kitchloo.

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.

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.

CM should to be trusted to decide state's interest: Omar Abdullah

Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Monday said the chief minister of a state should be trusted to decide what is in the interest of his state, otherwise it was better to "dispense" the state governments and rule from the Centre directly.

NC, PDP, BJP win two seats each in the Upper House

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), BJP and National Conference have won two seats each in the Jammu and Kashmir Legislative council election which was held on Monday.

Congress, NC, CPI-M take potshots at PDP-BJP alliance in J&K

Taking a swipe at the new PDP-BJP government in Jammu and Kashmir, Congress on Sunday said Chief Minister Mufti Mohammed Sayeed should be "careful" about BJP's conversion agenda while National Conference wondered how ministers of the saffron party, whose idealogue had opposed the state's Constitution, now owed allegiance to it.

Veteran NC leader, Omar Abdullah's uncle dies

Veteran National Conference (NC) leader and uncle of former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Omar Abdullah, Sheikh Nazir passed away Tuesday in winter capital Jammu. He was 84.

Six PDP nominees file papers for Kashmir council polls

Six Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidates Wednesday filed papers for the legislative council elections in Jammu and Kashmir.

RS polls in J&K on Saturday, Ghulam Nabi Azad faces tough test

 Elections to four Rajya Sabha seats in Jammu and Kashmir will be held on Saturday with seven candidates in the fray including Congress' Ghulam Nabi Azad, current Leader of Opposition in the Upper House of Parliament, who faces a tough test.

'NC will emerge as a force to reckon with in J&K'

National Conference on Wednesday asserted that the party will emerge as a force to reckon with in Jammu and Kashmir, claiming that the fractured mandate in the recent assembly elections in the state was manifestation of deceit by some political opportunists.

Secular forces alone can pull together J&K as single entity: NC

Jammu and Kashmir National Conference on Monday said the political stalemate in the wake of a fractured mandate in the Assembly elections has established the fact that only secular forces can pull the diverse regions of the state together as "a strong and vibrant single entity".

BJP has forgotten miseries of border residents: NC

The National Conference (NC) on Saturday accused the Narendra Modi-led central government of neglecting the plight of the border residents who have been facing hardships due to the frequent ceasefire violations.

Govt formation gains momentum in Jammu and Kashmir, PDP seeks assurances from BJP

PDP is believed to have sought assurances from BJP on certain key issues before the two parties can come together to form a government in Jammu and Kashmir and end the current political deadlock resulting from a hung verdict.

Peace, stability in J&K our priority: PDP

People's Democratic Party on Tuesday said it will consider National Conference's (NC) offer of support for government formation in Jammu and Kashmir at an appropriate party forum as peace in the state was its priority rather than just coming to power.

NC, Hurriyat oppose residency status to West Pak refugees

 Mainstream parties as well as separatist groups of Jammu and Kashmir today voiced opposition to any move by the Central government to grant permanent residency status and voting rights to West Pakistan Refugees, who have settled in various parts of the state.

National Conference won't align with BJP to form next govt in J&K: Lone

The National Conference on Monday said it would not enter into a coalition with BJP to form the next government in Jammu and Kashmir, while reiterating the party's offer of support to PDP.

J&K govt formation: NC holds core group meeting, refuses to align with BJP

As the deadlock over government formation in Jammu and Kashmir continues, the National Conference on Monday held a core group meeting at former chief minister Omar Abdullah's residence to discuss future policies.

J&K was pounded by the worst deluge in 2014

Jammu: For the people of Jammu and Kashmir, 2014 was about trauma and pain the century's worst deluge brought to them.