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Rift widens between PDP, BJP? Amit Shah summons party MLAs from J&K to Delhi

The BJP chief is expected to discuss the current political situation in J&K with party legislators from the state.

Jun 19, 2018, 07:05 AM IST

Kathua rape case: J&K CM Mehbooba Mufti accepts resignations of two BJP ministers

BJP leaders Chandra Prakash Ganga and Chaudhary Lal Singh had to resign following accusations of attending the protest march.

Apr 15, 2018, 17:38 PM IST

Shopian killing case: No counter FIR by army, says J&K CM Mehbooba Mufti

J&K CM Mehbooba Mufti on Friday said that no counter FIR has been filed by the army in the Shopian killing case.

Feb 02, 2018, 20:46 PM IST

Rahul Gandhi terms DSP's lynching in Kashmir as 'horrific'

Pained beyond words at the horrific incident," he said on Twitter.

Jun 23, 2017, 15:44 PM IST

Congress sets up policy-planning group on J&K

The Congress, which has been critical of both the Centre and the PDP-BJP coalition government over their handling of the Jammu and Kashmir situation, set up a policy-planning group led by former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh for the state on Wednesday.

Apr 19, 2017, 22:38 PM IST

Kashmiri Pandits will be rehabilitated in Uttar Pradesh: Amar Singh

Hitting out at the PDP-BJP coalition government in Jammu and Kashmir for its "failure" on a range of issues, SP leader Amar Singh said Kashmiri Pandits will be rehabilitated in Uttar Pradesh.

Jul 20, 2016, 18:51 PM IST

Cong: BJP-PDP govt has mishandled Kashmir situation

Expressing grave concern over the "deteriorating situation" in Kashmir Valley, Congress on Friday accused the PDP-led coalition government of mishandling the violent protests following the death of Hizbul militant Burhan Wani last week and allowing unrest to continue unabated.

Jul 15, 2016, 18:38 PM IST

Separatists to hold talks with Kashmiri Pandits on return

Making the announcement during his sermons after the Friday prayers at the Jamia Masjid here, moderate Hurriyat Conference chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq said there is no precondition for the return of Pandits who are "part and parcel" of Kashmiri culture.

Jun 17, 2016, 17:05 PM IST

NIT Srinagar unrest: BJP hits out at J&K Police, accuses it of executing 'unprovoked' lathi-charge

Hitting out at Jammu and Kashmir Police, BJP on Friday said FIR against non-local students of Srinagar NIT was "misconceived" and accused its personnel posted on the campus of executing "unprovoked" lathi-charge and tear-gas shelling on the students.

Apr 08, 2016, 23:33 PM IST

Indian Army agrees to vacate large portions of land in Kashmir

In a significant development, the Indian Army on Thursday decided to vacate huge portions of land held by it close to civilian habitations in Jammu and Kashmir and hand over the possession to the state government.

Mar 17, 2016, 22:52 PM IST

Will Mehbooba Mufti be asked to chant Bharat Mata Ki Jai, Omar Abdullah asks BJP

Former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Omar Abdullah has once again taken dig at PDP-BJP alliance over their ideological differences.

Mar 16, 2016, 19:21 PM IST

PDP-BJP regime ignoring political issues: Omar Abdullah

 Jammu and Kashmir`s PDP-BJP government`s policy of putting core political issues on the backburner did not auger well for the prospects of peace and stability, both within the state and the entire South Asian region, former chief minister Omar Abdullah said on Monday.

Dec 01, 2015, 00:37 AM IST

Ban on internet services in Jammu and Kashmir extended

The ban on internet services in Jammu and Kashmir was on Sunday extended as a precautionary measure in view of apprehensions of misuse of the services by miscreants to create communal tension.

Sep 27, 2015, 16:19 PM IST

PDP-BJP trying to break religious bonding of J&K: NC

The opposition National Conference (NC) on Tuesday accused the ruling PDP-BJP coalition government in Jammu and Kashmir of trying to break the religious and regional bonding in the state.

Sep 08, 2015, 17:18 PM IST

Opposition dubs 6-month rule of PDP-BJP govt as 'disappointing'

As the PDP-BJP coalition government in Jammu and Kashmir completed its six months in office on Tuesday, the Opposition termed the tenure as a period of "disappointment" and said expectations of the people in the state remain unfulfilled.

Sep 01, 2015, 20:10 PM IST

PDP-BJP govt turned out to be policy, governance nightmare: Omar Abdullah

Former chief minister Omar Abdullah on Monday termed the ruling PDP-BJP coalition as a "complete failure", saying the government has proven to be a policy and governance "nightmare" for the state, which needs economic impetus for reconstruction after the devastating floods.

Aug 10, 2015, 18:11 PM IST

I was pushed to the wall, says former J&K AG after quitting

Senior lawyer Reyaz Ahmad Jan, who has resigned as Advocate General of Jammu and Kashmir barely three months after his appointment, on Wednesday said he was "pushed to the wall" and that there was no "respect and regard" to the office he held.

Jun 24, 2015, 20:49 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

Congress accuses PDP-BJP of polarising voters' sentiments

Congress has accused the PDP-BJP government here of polarising sentiments of voters in the state by entering a pre-poll understanding to secure a winning mandate.

May 10, 2015, 17:06 PM IST

NC delegation urges Governor to withdraw J&K recruit policy

The National Conference on Friday urged J&K Governor NN Vohra to prevail upon the PDP-BJP government for withdrawing the state's new recruitment policy.

Apr 24, 2015, 16:20 PM IST