Omar 'day-dreaming' of forming next government in J&K: BJP

Asserting that the ruling National Conference will not even reach the double figure tally in the ongoing Assembly elections, BJP on Thursday said Chief Minister Omar Abdullah seems to be "day-dreaming" of forming the next government in Jammu and Kashmir.

J&K polls: Omar govt failed on all fronts, says Mufti Mohmmad Sayeed

Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Tuesday attacked Omar Abdullah government saying it has failed on all fronts as a result the Centre, instead of sanctioning relief funds to the state government for flood victims, directly sent to them.

People of Valley refused to buy BJP's false promises: Omar Abdullah
People of Valley refused to buy BJP's false promises: Omar Abdullah

Ruling National Conference on Tuesday said people of the Valley have refused to buy the BJP's false promises and its leader Arun Jaitley has conceded that his party was not going to form the government in the state after positive poll trend emerged.

Omar Abdullah condemns Taliban attack in Pakistan school

Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Tuesday condemned the Taliban assault on a Pakistani school that left more than 120 dead and said "inhuman" and "barbaric" words were not enough to describe the perpetrators.

J&K polls: Infrastructural growth top on NCs agenda, says Devender Rana

National Conference senior leader Devender Singh Rana on Monday said his party has always kept infrastructural growth top on its agenda, asserting that peoples' yearning for development cannot be held hostage to emotive sloganeering.

J&K polls: BJP will not get even one seat from Kashmir, says Omar Abdullah

Claiming that the people of Kashmir have refused to buy the "false promises of BJP and rejected its doublespeak", Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Monday said the saffron outfit will not be able to win even a single seat in the Valley.

Congress created hurdles in public welfare measures: Omar

Accusing the alliance partner, Congress, of putting "hurdles" in implementing major public welfare measures in Jammu and Kashmir, Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Monday appealed the people to "exhibit wisdom" and support the "local party" for development.

Farooq Abdullah undergoes successful kidney transplant

Former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Farooq Abdullah underwent a successful kidney transplant operation in London, family sources said on Monday.

PM Narendra Modi congratulates J&K cricket team on historic Ranji win
PM Narendra Modi congratulates J&K cricket team on historic Ranji win

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday congratulated Jammu and Kashmir cricket team for their historic win over 40-times Ranji champions Mumbai in a league match.

Thoughts with parents undergoing surgery in UK: Omar

As polling was underway in Sonawar assembly constituency in Jammu and Kashmir, Chief Minister Omar Abdullah who is contesting from the seat, said his thoughts were with his parents who are undergoing an organ transplant in the UK.

J&K, Jharkhand Assembly elections - 4th phase: As it happened
J&K, Jharkhand Assembly elections - 4th phase: As it happened

  • 61.65% polling percentage recorded for 4th phase of Jharkhand Assembly election, expected to go up by 1-2%, as per EC.
  • 49% polling percentage recorded for 4th phase of J&K Assembly election, as per Election Commission.

J&K Assembly polls: 49 percent polling in 4th phase
J&K Assembly polls: 49 percent polling in 4th phase

Defying separatists' boycott call and chilly weather, voters came out in good numbers on Sunday to record a 49 per cent turnout in the fourth and penultimate phase of Jammu and Kashmir Assembly elections that involved 18 seats.

Fourth phase of Assembly Elections: Voting for 18 J&K seats, 15 Jharkhand constituencies begins
Fourth phase of Assembly Elections: Voting for 18 J&K seats, 15 Jharkhand constituencies begins

Polling began on Sunday for the penultimate round of the five-phased elections as votes were being cast for 18 seats in Jammu and Kashmir and 15 Assembly seats in Jharkhand.

Campaigning ends for 4th phase of polls in J&K; Omar, Sayeed in fray

Campaigning ended on Friday for the fourth phase of Assembly polls in Jammu and Kashmir, which will see voting on 18 seats with a total of 182 candidates in the fray, including Chief Minister Omar Abdullah and PDP patron Mufti Mohammad Sayeed.

J&K Governor to host Rasool-led Team at Raj Bhawan
J&K Governor to host Rasool-led Team at Raj Bhawan

Congratulating the state cricket team on its historic win over Mumbai in Ranji Trophy, Jammu and Kashmir Governor N N Vohra is set to host the team at the Raj Bhawan here.

Conversion row: J&K CM Omar Abdullah's forefathers were also Hindu, says Katiyar

Amid political heat over the alleged forcible reconversion of about 300 Muslims in Agra, BJP leader Vinay Katiyar on Thursday said nobody talks about Hindus' conversion.

Omar Abdullah congratulates J&K for Ranji triumph over Mumbai
Omar Abdullah congratulates J&K for Ranji triumph over Mumbai

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah today congratulated the state cricket team for its historic win over 40-time Ranji champions Mumbai in a Group A match here.

J&K people will not tolerate being humiliated by BJP: Omar

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Wednesday said the people of the state will not tolerate being "humiliated" by the BJP over the rehabilitation of flood victims but prefer to rebuild their lives on their own.

59% voting in 3rd phase of Jammu and Kashmir polls, Jharkhand records 61%
59% voting in 3rd phase of Jammu and Kashmir polls, Jharkhand records 61%

Unfazed by the recent terror attacks, a 59 percent voter turnout was recorded in the third phase of the Assembly polls in Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday as they continued to ignore boycott calls but it was lower than the earlier rounds.

J&K polls, 3rd phase: Omar Abdullah lauds people for voting in large numbers

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah lauded the people of the state for voting in large numbers in the third phase of the ongoing Assembly elections.