Jammu and Kashmir Election 2014

Track two dialogue with BJP on govt formation in progress: PDP

Putting an end to speculations on government formation in Jammu and Kashmir, Peoples Democratic Party patron and former Chief Minister Mufti Mohammed Sayeed on Saturday said "track two" dialogue with BJP is in progress.

Jan 24, 2015, 14:39 PM IST

BJP exploring all options to form stable J&K govt, says Ram Madhav

Senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Ram Madhav on Friday said that the party was exploring all options to provide a stable government to the people of Jammu and Kashmir.

Dec 26, 2014, 17:13 PM IST

Form secular government in Kashmir: CPI-M

New Delhi: The CPI-M on Friday called for a "secular government" in Jammu and Kashmir after assembly elections threw up a hung house.

Dec 26, 2014, 16:03 PM IST

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.

Dec 26, 2014, 14:03 PM IST

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.

Dec 26, 2014, 13:33 PM IST

Meet workers to prepare report on Congress' future plan: Rahul to gen secys

Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi Wednesday asked AICC general secretaries to meet party's block and district level workers and prepare a report within two months on how to take the party forward.

Dec 24, 2014, 09:53 AM IST

Next J&K CM will be from BJP, says party's state chief

After emerging as the second largest party in Jammu and Kashmir polls, BJP on Tuesday expressed confidence that the next chief minister of the state will be from the party.

Dec 23, 2014, 22:18 PM IST

Fadnavis credits PM Modi for Jharkhand, J&K poll outcome

Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Tuesday attributed BJP's success in Jharkhand and Jammu and Kashmir Assembly polls as the victory of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's politics of development and the party's hard work under Amit Shah's leadership.

Dec 23, 2014, 22:12 PM IST

Abdul Rahim Rather's defeat ends record 36-year stint in J&K Assembly

Finance Minister Abdul Rahim Rather's record run in Jammu and Kashmir Assembly ended on Tuesday when he lost from Charar-e-Sharief while his National Conference colleague Ali Mohammad Sagar equalled his feat of sixth consecutive victories by winning Khanyar seat.

Dec 23, 2014, 14:27 PM IST

People of J&K should believe in BJP: Jugal Kishore

Jugal Kishore, the state BJP president, on Tuesday asked the people of Jammu and Kashmir to believe in the Bharatiya Janata Party.

Dec 23, 2014, 12:59 PM IST

BJP will form govt in Jharkhand, let's wait for J&K results: Manohar Parrikar

As early trends indicated that Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is leading in majority seats in Jharkhand, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Tuesday said that it is imminent that the party will form a government in the state.

Dec 23, 2014, 11:24 AM IST

Congress says it is ready to align with PDP

With Assembly Elections in Jammu and Kashmir throwing up a hung verdict, Congress Tuesday said it was "open" to aligning with PDP in the state to provide a government.

Dec 23, 2014, 11:06 AM IST

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.

Dec 23, 2014, 10:19 AM IST

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.

Dec 23, 2014, 09:59 AM IST

After J&K, Jharkhand, BJP's next target are Tamil Nadu, West Bengal: Tarun Vijay

New Delhi: With early trends showing the BJP leading in Jharkhand and Jammu and Kashmir as the counting of votes began on Tuesday, its senior leader Tarun Vijay said that it is the victory of people of in both states who have voted for development and change.

Dec 23, 2014, 09:24 AM IST

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.

Dec 22, 2014, 21:48 PM IST

No forewarning of recent J&K floods: Omar

Brushing aside the criticism by the Parliamentary panel for not taking sufficient measures on the forewarning about "more than normal" heavy showers, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Monday said there was no forewarning of the recent floods in the state.

Dec 22, 2014, 21:23 PM IST

BJP expresses confidence over forming next govt in J&K

A day ahead of the counting of votes for the five-phased assembly elections in Jammu and Kashmir, the state unit of BJP on Monday expressed confidence over the party forming the next government in the state.

Dec 22, 2014, 19:38 PM IST

Omar Abdullah says no post-poll alliance with BJP, will accept people's mandate

Ruling out any post-assembly election alliance with the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Monday said that his tweets about conferring Bharat Ratna to former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee were misconstrued completely.

Dec 22, 2014, 18:02 PM IST

D-Day for BJP, PDP: J&K, Jharkhand Assembly poll results today

Counting of votes will be held on Tuesday in Jammu and Kashmir and Jharkhand which witnessed a record turnout in the multi-cornered contests to elect their assemblies.

Dec 22, 2014, 12:43 PM IST