PDP, BJP inching towards government formation: Sources

The deadlock over government formation in Jammu and Kashmir may end soon, with both PDP and BJP insiders saying the two parties were close to striking an agreement.

Leh frozen at -17, cold wave sweeps Kashmir Valley

Leh town in Jammu and Kashmir Sunday recorded its coldest overnight temperature at minus 17 degrees Celsius as the Kashmir Valley remained in the grip of an intense cold wave.

2014 saw slight decline in casualties of security forces in J&K

 2014 was perceived to be "challenging" for the security grid in Jammu and Kashmir in view of the US announcement of troop pull-out from Afghanistan and two elections in the state but the number of casualties suffered by the security forces decreased slightly.

J&K govt formation: BJP holding consultation with all imp stakeholders, says Ram Madhav

 Srinagar: BJP General Secretary Ram Madhav today said his party was holding consultations with all important stakeholders in Jammu and Kashmir for providing a stable government.

PDP MLA Ashraf Mir fires AK-47 to celebrate his victory over Omar Abdullah
PDP MLA Ashraf Mir fires AK-47 to celebrate his victory over Omar Abdullah

Srinagar: A video purportedly showing Peoples Democratic Party MLA Ashraf Mir firing several rounds from an AK-47 assault rifle to celebrate his victory against National Conference leader Omar Abdullah from Sonawar Assembly seat in Jammu and Kashmir has surfaced on Friday.

Valley freezes, Jammu shivers

Cold wave continued across Jammu and Kashmir on Friday as night temperatures remained several notches below the freezing point in the Valley. Also, Jammu city recorded the season's lowest temperature.

Two detained in acid attack case in Srinagar

Two youths have been detained in connection with the acid attack on a law student in the Nowhsehra area of the city earlier this month.

Mininum temp drops at several places in Kashmir division

The night temperature across Kashmir division, including Ladakh, dropped by several degrees, ending the four-day-long respite from the bone chilling cold.

All but one of 34 BJP candidates lose deposits in Kashmir Valley

The BJP, which made a determined bid to score its first poll victory in the Kashmir Valley, not only drew a blank but suffered the ignominy of seeing all but one of its 34 candidates lose their security deposits.

Assembly Poll Results: Watch the latest updates

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Experts take on Jammu and Kashmir, Jharkhand Poll results

Watch the experts take on the ongoing Assembly Poll results of Jammu And Kashmir, Jharkhand.

Assembly Poll Results: PDP leads in J&K, BJP in Jharkhand

PDP leads in Jammu and Kashmir while BJP leads in Jharkhand in the ongoing Assembly Poll results.

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BJP will form govt in J&K, Jharkhand: Rajnath Singh
BJP will form govt in J&K, Jharkhand: Rajnath Singh

Srinagar/Jammu: With the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) looking set to make history in Jammu and Kashmir and Jharkhand, its senior leader and Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday exuded confidence that his party will form the next government in both states.

Want to serve people of Jammu and Kashmir: Sajjad Gani Lone
Want to serve people of Jammu and Kashmir: Sajjad Gani Lone

Srinagar/Jammu: People's Conference leader Sajjad Gani Lone on Tuesday expressed his desire tto serve the people of Jammu and Kashmir if his party wins considerable number of seats as the counting of votes began this morning.

Don't project good turnout in J&K polls as strategic victory: Omar

Projecting a good turnout in Jammu and Kashmir Assembly elections as a strategic victory over Pakistan is akin to converting the polls into some sort of a "plebiscite", Chief Minister Omar Abdullah said on Monday, disputing the remarks made by NSA Ajit Doval on the issue.

Arrangements in place for counting of votes in J&K on Monday

Counting of votes for the five-phased assembly elections in Jammu and Kashmir will be undertaken on Monday, with the authorities finalising all arrangements to ensure smooth conclusion of the poll process to the 12th Legislative Assembly.

40-day harshest winter period begins in Kashmir

The 40-day period of harshest winter in Kashmir Valley, known as Chillai-Kalan, began on Sunday on a warmer note as night temperatures rose across the Valley, increasing the chances of first snowfall of the season.

Leh coldest in J&K, mercury drops in Srinagar

Srinagar: The mercury dipped further in Srinagar, the summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir, to record the season's lowest temperature on the eve of 'Chillai-Kalan' the 40-day harshest winter period.

Militants gun down village sarpanch in north Kashmir

Srinagar: Militants on Saturday killed a village headman in north Kashmir's Baramulla district, police said.