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Arrest Mehbooba Mufti for supporting Jamat-e-Islami, ban madrasas: J&K BJP leader

NC leader Omar Abdullah had strongly criticised Gupta for saying that madrasas breed terrorists.

Mar 07, 2019, 08:21 AM IST

J&K Deputy CM Kavinder Gupta sparks row with remark on Kathua gangrape case

Kavinder Gupta has triggered a row with his statement on Kathua gangrape and murder case.

Apr 30, 2018, 18:25 PM IST

Speaker, seven others sworn in as ministers in J&K

Jammu and Kashmir Assembly speaker Kavinder Gupta and seven others were today sworn in as ministers in the state's PDP-BJP government led by Mehbooba Mufti.

Apr 30, 2018, 14:11 PM IST

Jammu and Kashmir cabinet re-shuffle: Kavinder Gupta to be new Deputy CM, 7 new ministers announced

Eight new ministers will be inducted in the Jammu and Kashmir cabinet on Monday, sources told Zee Media. Kavinder Gupta has been appointed as the new Deputy Chief Minister of state, after Nirmal Singh tendered his resignation on Sunday night. 

Apr 30, 2018, 10:27 AM IST

Sunjwan terror attack: Did Jammu and Kashmir Speaker just blame Rohingyas and Bangladeshis for attack?

Earlier in the day, a group of three-to-five heavily armed terrorists stormed the Sunjwan Army camp. Security forces are conducting operations to pin down the attackers.

Feb 10, 2018, 14:49 PM IST

Pandemonium in J&K Assembly; opposition protests, raises slogans over civilian killings, Kashmir situation

The Jammu and Kashmir Assembly was scheduled to take up a discussion on Governor NN Vohra's address made in the legislature on Tuesday.

Jan 03, 2018, 11:43 AM IST

War of words in JK Assembly over GST; Speaker expunges remarks

Gupta was ruling on a petition moved by opposition National Conference (NC) MLA Devender Rana, seeking an FIR against PDP minister Imran Ansari for his "intimidating" comments against him during a discussion on the implementation of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) regime in the state yesterday.


Jul 05, 2017, 15:18 PM IST

''MODI festival'' to be organized in Jammu and Kashmir

 The Ministry of Information and Broadcasting is organizing a three-day `MODI festival` on completion of three years of Union Government at Satwari in Jammu from on Friday. 


Jun 09, 2017, 08:53 AM IST

Mehbooba Mufti takes oath as member of Jammu and Kashmir Assembly

Speaker Kavinder Gupta administered the oath of office to Mehbooba Mufti in his chamber in the Assembly Secretariat.

Jun 30, 2016, 14:37 PM IST

Cong MLAs, Rashid stage walkout from J&K Assembly

Four Congress MLAs led by Nawang Rigzin Jora sought to know from Speaker Kavinder Gupta as to why the private members' bill seeking reservation in promotions in government jobs was not in the list of business, but were told by the speaker that the matter is pending in court

Jun 29, 2016, 15:13 PM IST

Jammu and Kashmir: Suspension of four NC lawmakers revoked

The suspension of the four National Conference lawmakers was on Wednesday revoked by the respective presiding officers of the Jammu and Kashmir's bicameral House, prompting the opposition party to end its sit-in protest over the issue.

Oct 07, 2015, 15:23 PM IST

'I am proud RSS member but inside J&K Assembly, I am just Speaker'

Facing the opposition charge of being "RSS man", Jammu and Kashmir Assembly Speaker Kavinder Gupta on Monday said he is proud to be RSS member but when inside the House, he is just the Speaker.

Oct 05, 2015, 20:24 PM IST

Pak refuses to host CPU meet, says will not invite J&K Assembly speaker

Pakistan on Thursday canceled the Commonwealth parliamentary conference over issue of invitation to J&K Assembly speaker. 

Aug 20, 2015, 18:51 PM IST

J&K govt keen on developing backward areas: Speaker

 Jammu and Kashmir government is keen on developing socio-economic status of people living in backward areas, Speaker of Legislative Assembly Kavinder Gupta on Thursday said.

Apr 30, 2015, 22:23 PM IST

Ruckus in J&K Assembly over 'bias' remark by NC member

Jammu and Kashmir Assembly on Wednesday witnessed ruckus after ruling BJP and PDP members slammed National Conference member Javed Rana for accusing Speaker Kavinder Gupta of being "biased" and demanded action against him.

Mar 25, 2015, 17:53 PM IST

BJP legislator elected Jammu and Kashmir Assembly Speaker

Kavinder Gupta, a Bharatiya Janata Party legislator, was on Wednesday elected as the speaker of the state Legislative Assembly.

Mar 18, 2015, 08:42 AM IST

BJP MLAs submit letter to J&K Governor pledging support to PDP

Elected legislatives of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) met Jammu and Kashmir Governor N N Vohra on Friday and submitted a letter with regards to their party extending its support to the People`s Democratic Party (PDP) in the state assembly.

Feb 27, 2015, 21:38 PM IST

Will Congress heavyweight Bhalla retain Jammu's Gandhinagar?

Gandhinagar: Senior Congress leader Raman Bhalla is seeking re-election from this Jammu district constituency for a third time, but he faced a tough challenge from BJP's Kavinder Gupta.

Dec 16, 2014, 13:11 PM IST

J&K polls: Special coverage from Gandhinagar, Jammu

The Gandhinagar Assembly constituency in Jammu has the highest number of voters.

Nov 23, 2014, 18:04 PM IST

BJP extends support to lawyers` indefinite strike in Jammu

BJP announced its full support to the lawyers` indefinite strike over their demand for suspension of "erring cops" and an impartial probe into the alleged assault of an advocate by police here.

May 01, 2014, 21:29 PM IST