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BJP disowning its own initiative in J&K as soft: Mehbooba Mufti hits back at Amit Shah

The BJP had on June 19 pulled out of its alliance with the PDP in Jammu and Kashmir, saying it had become impossible to continue in the government in view of the growing radicalism and terrorism in the state.

Jun 24, 2018, 21:57 PM IST

Amit Shah lashes out at Congress, says BJP will never allow separation of J&K from India

BJP chief Amit Shah on Saturday said it was because of Jana Sangh founder Syama Prasad Mookerjee that the tricolour was unfurled in J&K.

Jun 24, 2018, 00:22 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

Opportunistic BJP-PDP alliance set J&K on fire, cost India strategically: Rahul Gandhi

The PDP and the BJP formed a coalition more than two months after the December 2014 elections returned a hung verdict, in which the PDP got 28 seats and the BJP 25, while the National Conference bagged 15 seats and the Congress managed to win 12 in a House of 89. 

Jun 19, 2018, 19:37 PM IST

PDP-BJP government collapses in Jammu and Kashmir: Here's how political parties reacted

The BJP won 25 seats and the PDP 28 in the 87-member Assembly and came together in an alliance, two months after the December 2014 elections. The NC has 15 seats, the Congress 12 and others seven. 

Jun 19, 2018, 19:02 PM IST

PDP didn't form alliance with BJP for power, our motive was reconciliation and dialogue: Mehbooba Mufti

PDP and BJP formed a coalition more than two months after the December 2014 elections returned a hung verdict, in which the PDP got 28 seats and the BJP 25, while the National Conference bagged 15 seats and the Congress managed to win 12 in a House of 89. 

Jun 19, 2018, 17:15 PM IST

Omar Abdullah seeks Governor's rule in J&K, says state should face fresh elections soon

The People`s Democratic Party (PDP) and the BJP formed a coalition more than two months after the December 2014 elections returned a hung verdict, in which the PDP got 28 seats and the BJP 25, while the National Conference bagged 15 seats and the Congress managed to win 12 in a House of 89. 

Jun 19, 2018, 16:43 PM IST

Kathua rape case: Two BJP ministers in J&K cabinet, accused of instigating protest, send resignations

CM Mehbooba Mufti is scheduled to hold a high-level meeting on Saturday to decide the future of the alliance - one that has strained further after the Kathua rape case.

Apr 13, 2018, 20:03 PM IST

Kathua rape case: PDP wants two BJP ministers out, may break alliance

PDP and BJP have had tense relations ever since joining hands to form government in J&K in 2016. The Kathua rape case has added fuel to the proverbial fire.

Apr 13, 2018, 19:10 PM IST

Rahul Gandhi calls BJP-PDP alliance 'opportunistic', says soldiers dying because of 'non-existent' Kashmir policy

A group of heavily armed men struck the sprawling camp of the 36 brigade of the Jammu and Kashmir Light Infantry before dawn on February 10, 2018. 

Feb 13, 2018, 16:59 PM IST

'Failed' P Chidambaram's tweets don't bother us: BJP

Coming down heavily upon Congress leader P Chidambaram for his tweet regarding the People's Democratic Party (PDP)-Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) alliance, the BJP on Sunday dubbed the former as 'failed ex-home minister,' while saying that the grand old party was fishing in troubled waters by making such negative assertion.

Apr 23, 2017, 09:38 AM IST

BJP says no talks with Pakistan, separatists

The BJP on Friday ruled out any talks with Pakistan and separatists and said that those advocating such demands are befooling people.

Mar 31, 2017, 22:55 PM IST

What is the hidden agenda behind PDP-BJP alliance in J&K?-Part VI

Watch this special segment and get to know the reason behind the coalition government ready to form in J&K.
To know more watch this full video here.

Mar 25, 2016, 20:40 PM IST

What is the hidden agenda behind PDP-BJP alliance in J&K?-Part V

Watch this special segment and get to know the reason behind the coalition government ready to form in J&K.
To know more watch this full video here.

Mar 25, 2016, 20:38 PM IST

What is the hidden agenda behind PDP-BJP alliance in J&K?-Part IV

Watch this special segment and get to know the reason behind the coalition government ready to form in J&K.
To know more watch this full video here.

Mar 25, 2016, 20:35 PM IST

What is the hidden agenda behind PDP-BJP alliance in J&K?-Part III

Watch this special segment and get to know the reason behind the coalition government ready to form in J&K.
To know more watch this full video here.

Mar 25, 2016, 20:33 PM IST

What is the hidden agenda behind PDP-BJP alliance in J&K?-Part II

Watch this special segment and get to know the reason behind the coalition government ready to form in J&K.
To know more watch this full video here.

Mar 25, 2016, 20:30 PM IST

What is the hidden agenda behind PDP-BJP alliance in J&K?

Watch this special segment and get to know the reason behind the coalition government ready to form in J&K.
To know more watch this full video here.

Mar 25, 2016, 20:24 PM IST

Some initiatives need to be taken with regard to agenda of alliance with BJP: Mehbooba Mufti

Mehbooba Mufti said on Monday that some initiatives needed to be taken with regard to agenda of alliance that was formed with the BJP.

 

Mar 07, 2016, 16:53 PM IST