Sujatha Singh's removal sparks war of words between Congress, BJP

A political war of words erupted on Thursday over the sudden removal of Sujatha Singh as Foreign Secretary, with Congress asking Prime Minister Narendra Modi to explain the "summary" decision while BJP defended it as the right of the government.

Omar welcomes Jaishankar's appointment as Foreign Secretary

Former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Omar Abdullah has welcomed the appointment of S Jaishankar as Foreign Secretary, calling it an "excellent" decision.

Liyaqat Shah case: Omar Abdullah happy that action will be taken against Delhi Police personnel

Former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Omar Abdullah on Wednesday expressed happiness over indications that the Centre would take action against some Delhi Police officials who allegedly filed a fabricated case against Liyaqat Shah, labelling him as a terrorist.

National Conference, Congress decide to pitch common candidate for Rajya Sabha polls

Rajya Sabha elections in Jammu and Kashmir took a new turn on Tuesday with National Conference and Congress deciding to pitch a common candidate -- Ghulam Nabi Azad -- to defeat what they termed as "unholy alliance" of PDP and BJP.

History will judge former PM Dr Manmohan Singh kindly: Omar

Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Tuesday saw praise for Manmohan Singh in US President Barack Obama's comments on poverty alleviation in India.

Declaration of PM or CM candidate must before election: Omar

Former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Omar Abdullah Tuesday said declaring the candidates for the post of the prime minister or chief minister should be made mandatory for parties ahead of the elections to allow people have a say in the process.

Govt formation gains momentum, 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.

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.

Please check your FB/Twitter archive before switching parties: Omar Abdullah's advice to politicians
Please check your FB/Twitter archive before switching parties: Omar Abdullah's advice to politicians

In a wisecrack remark apparently aimed at ex-IPS officer Kiran Bedi who on Thursday officially joined the BJP, National Conference leader Omar Abdullah offered a piece of advice to the politicians and famous persons to delete their earlier posts on Facebook and Twitter which might be critical for their current parties, before switching alliances and parties.

Omar slams NDA-led Centre over ordinances

Former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Omar Abdullah on Wednesday said the Centre issuing ordinances cannot be justified by the fact that the previous government had also done the same.

 National Conference writes to J&K Guv informing about support to PDP
National Conference writes to J&K Guv informing about support to PDP

The logjammed political scene in Jammu and Kashmir witnessed a new twist today with National Conference writing to Governor N N Vohra to inform about offer of support to PDP and insisting that it should be consulted before any decision on government formation is taken.

NC candidates from Valley won't ally with BJP: Omar Abdullah

National Conference (NC) working president Omar Abdullah on Tuesday said all the party candidates from the Valley for the recent Jammu and Kashmir Assembly elections have endorsed its stand of not entering into an alliance with BJP for government formation.

Omar asks BJP, PDP to explain delay in govt formation

Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Monday questioned the delay in government formation in the state, saying BJP and PDP should explain it.

Omar Abdullah visits Beerwah constituency

In a thanksgiving gesture, NC leader Omar Abdullah on Saturday visited several areas of Beerwah constituency, the seat he won in the recently concluded Assembly polls.

DNA analyses search operation for Paris' 'deadly brothers'

DNA analyses the search operation for Paris' deadly brothers Said Kouachi and Cherif.
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Governor's rule imposed in Jammu and Kashmir

Governor's rule was imposed in Jammu and Kashmir on Friday.

Governor's rule most likely for Jammu and Kashmir

With the political impasse in Jammu and Kashmir taking a new turn, with Omar Abdullah asking Governor NN Vohra to relieve him as caretaker Chief Minister and major political parties here failing to cobble up an alliance for government formation, the state is most likely headed for a central rule.

Governor's Rule imposed in Jammu and Kashmir
Governor's Rule imposed in Jammu and Kashmir

Srinagar: The Union Cabinet on Friday recommended the imposition of Governor's Rule in Jammu and Kashmir where major political parties had failed to cobble up an alliance to form government ever since the results of assembly polls were declared nearly a fortnight ago.

Omar Abdullah decides to step down as caretaker CM of J&K

The political impasse in Jammu and Kashmir on Thursday took a new turn with Omar Abdullah asking Governor N N Vohra to relieve him as caretaker Chief Minister, saying the state needed a full-time administrator to deal with the situation along the border with Pakistan.

Paris attack is disservice to Islam: Omar Abdullah

Outgoing Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Thursday said the attack on the office of French satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo was a disservice to Islam.