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Altaf Bukhari

Happy over PDP's decision to expel me: Altaf Bukhari

He said power and position have never been an allurement for him "as the history bears testimony to that fact".

Jan 20, 2019, 00:27 AM IST

PDP expels Altaf Bukhari for anti-party activities

"Party today expelled Altaf Bukhari from the party for his anti-party activities," the party said in a tweet.

Jan 19, 2019, 21:02 PM IST

Radicalisation remark: J&K minister hits back at Army Chief, defends state's education system

The education system in Jammu and Kashmir needs to be overhauled to check radicalisation, Army chief General Bipin Rawat had said on Friday.

Jan 13, 2018, 20:31 PM IST

J&K govt launches Aadhaar enrolment drive for students

The Jammu and Kashmir government has started an Aadhaar enrolment drive for nearly 14 lakh schoolchildren in the state.

Oct 08, 2017, 16:46 PM IST

Tearful adieu to constable killed in Tral encounter

Jammu and Kashmir Police personnel today bid a tearful adieu to constable Manzoor Ahmad, who was killed during the assault against militants holed up in a house in Tral area of south Kashmir's Pulwama district today.

Mar 05, 2017, 16:14 PM IST

Peoples Democratic Party leader Basharat Bukhari resigns from Jammu and Kashmir cabinet

Apparently irked over change of his portfolio, senior Peoples Democratic Party leader Basharat Bukhari on Friday resigned from Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti`s cabinet.

Feb 17, 2017, 20:48 PM IST

Centre approves Rs 3,500 cr for road projects in J&K: Altaf Bukhari

The Centre approved Rs 3,500 crore for two road projects here and in Jammu city in a bid to boost road development infrastructure in the state, Jammu and Kashmir Minister Altaf Bukhari has said here.

Jul 08, 2015, 13:35 PM IST

J&K govt failed flood-hit people of state, says Omar Abdullah

Former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Omar Abdullah on described as "theatrics" the war of words between PDP minister Altaf Bukhari and deputy Chief Minister Nirmal Singh and alleged that the state government has failed to rehabilitate thousands of flood-hit people.

Jun 09, 2015, 21:28 PM IST

PDP files complaint with EC over name of bogus voters

 Opposition PDP candidate from Amirakadal constituency Altaf Bukhari today filed a complaint with Election Commission alleging that some bogus voters have figured in the electoral rolls of his constituency, which goes to polls on Sunday.

Dec 11, 2014, 22:17 PM IST