• Confident of winning against Azad: BJP's Dr Jitendra Singh 18 hoursNow

    The Udhampur-Doda seat in Jammu and Kashmir is voting on Thursday. Riding on the Modi wave, BJP's Dr Jitendra Singh is taking on Congress leader and Union Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad. Speaking to CNN IBN's Mufti Islah, Jitendra Singh said he's very confident of a win. ...
  • J&K: Encounter in Soura ends, 2 terrorists killed 3 days ago

    Srinagar: Operations in Jammu and Kashmir to flush out two terrorists who were holed up in the Soura locality of Srinagar has ended. The terrorists have been killed, while two policemen have suffered injuries. The slain terrorists have been identified as Abu Huzaifa anf Chhota Hafiz of Lashkar-e-Taiba, both Pakistanis....
  • J&K: Terrorists strike NC leader's house, 4 including attackers killed 4 days ago

    Srinagar: A National Conference Youth wing leader's house in Jammu & Kashmir's Pulwama was attacked by terrorists on Sunday afternoon in which two policemen were killed. The two militants who opened fire at the house of the political leader were gunned down by police in an encounter that followed. The...
  • Polling official clears Farooq's nomination, AAP to approach CEC 6 days ago

    Srinagar: The Srinagar Returning Officer has rejected a complaint filed by the Aam Aadmi Party and has cleared National Conference (NC) President and Union Minister for New and Renewable Energy Dr Farooq Abdullah's nomination. The AAP had accused Abdullah of filing incorrect information but the returning officer in Srinagar has...
  • Farooq Abdullah gains 11 years in age since 2008, AAP seeks action 1 week ago

    Srinagar: National Conference (NC) President and Union Minister for New and Renewable Energy Dr Farooq Abdulla's age has increased by 11 years within a period of five years. This is not a joke, but the truth as the affidavit filed by Dr Farooq Abdullah before the Returning Officer Srinagar on...
  • J&K: Kupwara encounter ends, two terrorists gunned down April 8, 2014

    Srinagar: An encounter which took place in Kupwara in Jammu and Kashmir leaving five dead ended on Tuesday evening. Two policemen, one Army personnel and two terrorists have been killed in the encounter. Four Army personnel were also injured. The encounter took place in the Zoonarewshi area of district Kupwara...
  • J&K: Encounter in Kupwara, 2 policeman, one Army personnel, 2 terrorists dead April 8, 2014

    Srinagar: An encounter took place in Kupwara in Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday leaving five dead. Two policemen, one Army personnel and two terrorists have been killed. Four Army personnel were also injured. The encounter took place in the Zoonarewshi area of district Kupwara district near the Line of Control....
  • Farooq, Omar attack BJP on Article 370, call it a gimmick April 7, 2014

    Srinagar: Union Minister Dr Farooq Abdullah has attacked the Bharatiya Janata Party for promising the abrogation of Article 370 in its manifesto. Dr Abdullah said, "National Conference, Congress and other national parties won't let Article 370 be abrogated." The Article 370 of the Constitution guarantees a special category status for...
  • Lok Sabha polls: A fight between the old and the new guard in J&K April 6, 2014

    Srinagar: Out of a long winter, the political temperature in rising in the Kashmir Valley with Lok Sabha elections just round the corner. The Congress, BJP, the ruling National Conference and the Opposition PDP have fielded their best candidates for the Lok Sabha elections in J&K. And competing with this...
  • Jammu: Four people including two terrorists killed in twin terror attacks March 28, 2014

    Jammu: Two terrorists have been killed in an encounter with Army in Janglote in Kathua. The terrorists executed twin terror attacks in Jammu where one person was killed and three others were injured early on Friday morning. Heavy firing is on in the Janglote area near an army installation in...
  • Jammu: 1 dead, 3 hurt as 4 alleged terrorists open fire on a vehicle March 28, 2014

    Kathua: One person has been killed and 3 others have been injured after 4 alleged terrorists opened fire on a vehicle in Kathua in Jammu. The gunmen were reportedly wearing army uniforms. After the attack, the alleged terrorists hijacked a white Bolero and took it towards Jammu. With the terrorists...
  • There is no Modi wave, it's just hype, says J&K CM Omar Abdullah March 27, 2014

    Srinagar: A day after Bharatiya Janata Party Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi claimed the winds have changed in Jammu, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah rubbished his claims. He dismissed a 'Modi wave' in the country saying it's just hype. "There is no Modi wave in the country. Modi...
  • Jammu & Kashmir: NC, PDP, Congress and BJP fighting for 6 seats March 24, 2014

    Srinagar: Come General Elections, Jammu and Kashmir falls literally off the radar. With only six seats up for grabs, it struggles to get a tick from the big political parties although small tidings in the state often resonate and shape their poll polity and manifestos. The insignificant number of Lok...
  • J&K: PDP praises Vajpayee led-NDA government March 21, 2014

    Srinagar: In an unexpected development, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Friday praised the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government of former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee. PDP supremo and former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed said that Vajpayee had started a series of confidence building measures in...
  • J&K: Miraculous escape for six families as landslide strikes houses March 21, 2014

    Srinagar: Close to six families had a miraculous escape when a landslide struck their houses in Rajwar area of Handwara tehsil. Four inmates got injured and dozens of cattleheads perished in the midnight landslide that buried nearly 40 people. Villagers heard screams and later rescued women and kids trapped in...