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Rajnath Singh disapproves Jammu and Kashmir BJP chief's comments on former Governor Vohra

In a statement, Singh said the governor's post is constitutional and has its own dignity and it is expected from a governor that he or she performs impartially without fear and favour.

Aug 31, 2018, 11:55 AM IST

Bihar Governor Satya Pal Malik becomes new Jammu and Kashmir Governor, replaces NN Vohra

 Ganga Prasad, the Governor of Meghalaya, has been transferred to Sikkim, said the communique.

Aug 21, 2018, 19:46 PM IST

Over 2 lakh pilgrims performed Amarnath Yatra so far

Governor NN Vohra, who is also chairman of the board, held a meeting to review the latest status of the ongoing yatra, which commenced on June 28.

Jul 18, 2018, 09:32 AM IST

IAF's helicopters deployed to rescue stranded Amarnath pilgrims

The use of IAF helicopters were as per the direction given by Governor NN Vohra to Shri Amarnath Shrine Board.

Jul 06, 2018, 21:08 PM IST

BJP may form government in J&K with help of rebel PDP MLAs, Independents: Sources

The BJP pulled out of the alliance with the PDP in Jammu and Kashmir forcing chief minister Mehbooba Mufti to resign from her post.

Jul 06, 2018, 15:30 PM IST

Jhelum continues to flow above danger mark; Rajnath Singh dials J&K Governor

Three people have died in rain-related incidents in the valley. Srinagar-bound traffic on the Jammu-Srinagar Highway was suspended due to the lurking threat of floods in the Valley, leaving hundreds of commuters stranded.

Jul 01, 2018, 11:23 AM IST

Terrorist killed in Anantnag may have been targeting Amarnath Yatra: Report

Security arrangements for the Amarnath Yatra - which commences from June 28 - have been tightened following rise in terror-related acitivites.

Jun 23, 2018, 09:06 AM IST

Security tightened for Amarnath Yatra due to rise in terrorist activity

The two-month long pilgrimage to the 3,880 metre high cave shrine of Amarnath will commence on June 28.

Jun 21, 2018, 11:26 AM IST

BJP-PDP alliance breaks, Mehbooba quits as J&K CM, opposition seeks fresh polls; anti-terror ops set to intensify

The BJP on Tuesday pulled out of the three-year-old ruling coalition with the PDP in J&K and called for Governor's rule, saying it had become 'untenable' to continue in the alliance government. 

Jun 20, 2018, 00:01 AM IST

NN Vohra recommends Governor's Rule in Jammu and Kashmir as PDP-BJP alliance collapses

Under the provision of Section 92 of the Jammu and Kashmir Constitution, Governor's Rule is imposed for six months, but only after the consent of the President of India.

Jun 19, 2018, 20:57 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

President Ram Nath Kovind on a day's visit to Leh

President Ram Nath Kovind on Monday arrived here on a day`s visit to Jammu and Kashmir.

Aug 21, 2017, 11:30 AM IST

World comes out in support of India, condemns attack on Amarnath pilgrims

Seven Amarnath pilgrims were killed in a terrorist attack in south Kashmir's Anantnag district.

Jul 11, 2017, 17:09 PM IST

J&K Governor NN Vohra reviews Amarnath yatra arrangements

 Jammu and Kashmir Governor N N Vohra today reviewed the preparations, including those related to the security, of the 40-day-long annual yatra to the holy cave shrine of Amarnath in Himalayas, starting next month.

May 15, 2017, 20:15 PM IST

Union home secretary holds talks with J&K CM, governor over security

"The Governor and the Home Secretary held extensive discussions about issues relating to effective maintenance of law and order," a Raj Bhawan spokesman said after the meeting.

May 11, 2017, 19:11 PM IST

J&K Governor meets Rajnath Singh, discusses Kashmir situation

Jammu and Kashmir Governor NN Vohra met Home Minister Rajnath Singh here on Tuesday to discuss the worsening security and law and order situation in the state.

May 02, 2017, 16:42 PM IST

Rajnath meets J&K Governor, expresses displeasure over 'prolonged' Kashmir unrest

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday expressed grave concern over the tense situation prevailing in the Valley and instructed Jammu and Kashmir Governor NN Vohra to work together with the state government in order to restore normalcy there.

May 02, 2017, 13:32 PM IST

Indian Army's Northern Command briefs J&K Governor NN Vohra on security situation

Indian Army's Northern Command chief, Lt. Gen. Devraj Anbu on Thursday briefed Jammu and Kashmir Governor N.N. Vohra on the security situation in the state.

Dec 15, 2016, 20:01 PM IST

Maintenance of internal security important in Jammu and Kashmir, says Governor NN Vohra

The maintenance of internal security and public order is extremely important for border guarding, Jammu and Kashmir Governor N.N. Vohra said here on Tuesday.

Sep 06, 2016, 13:46 PM IST

Centre to replace J&K governor? Five names doing rounds as his successor

The move is reportedly part of the Centre’s effort to jump start the governance process in the state.

Aug 27, 2016, 20:35 PM IST