KASHMIR

  • J&K DGP orders inquiry on DIG Beig's pictures showing abuse of power 7 hours 6 minutes ago

    Srinagar: The Jammu and Kashmir DGP on Thursday ordered an inquiry on state Director Inspector General of Police Shakeel Beig's pictures showing abuse of power. The photographs which were posted by the DIG's son have gone viral. In one of the pictures, a man was seen helping DIG Shakeel Beig...
  • Congress declares 15 candidates for J&K polls 22 hours 22 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Congress on Wednesday announced 15 candidates for the first phase of assembly polls in Jammu and Kashmir which included Imtiyaz Paray, son of anti-militancy group founder Kuka Paray, among others. The party also declared Mohammad Sharief Niaz from Bhaderwah constituency, from where former...
  • J&K government yet to take action after DIG's son boasts of power on social media 22 hours 23 minutes ago

    In a shocking misuse of power, the son of the DIG Jammu has posted pictures of his father's subordinates tying his shoes, doubling up as a caddie with high handed captions leading to criticism from all quarters. ...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories 22 hours 27 minutes ago

    Bullet News is CNN-IBN's non-stop prime time bulletin where we bring to you the day's top stories from around the world. Be it politics, sports, entertainment or business, catch it here, only in 30 minutes. ...
  • India @ 9 with Palki S Upadhyay 23 hours 9 minutes ago

    Catch the day's top stories with Palki S Upadhyay on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Jamat terrorists Boma Mizal, Sayedullah named as Yusuf's handlers in Burdwan terror attack 23 hours 20 minutes ago

    A terror tree established from the interrogation of wives of the two terror operatives involved in the Burdwan bomb blast reveal that the Jamat terrorists in 2007 came to India after the terror outfit was banned in Bangladeh in 2005. ...
  • J&K polls: Committee set up in Reasi to keep a check on 'paid news' Yesterday

    Jammu: To keep a check on "paid news" in the upcoming assembly elections in Jammu and Kashmir, the Reasi district authorities on Wednesday constituted a media certification and monitoring committee. "District election officer Shabir Ahmed Bhatt constituted the media certification and monitoring committee, besides establishing a media-monitoring cell to keep...
  • J&K elections: Former NC leader, 5 others join PDP Yesterday

    Srinagar: A former senior leader of ruling National Conference and a noted doctor were among the six people who joined Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Wednesday. "Prominent political activist and senior NC leader from Rajpora assembly constituency in South Kashmir's Pulwama district, Abdul Ahad Tantray, joined the party at a...
  • Abuse of power by Jammu DIG exposed: Should the government step in? Yesterday

    In an embarrassment for a top policeman in Jammu and Kashmir, photographs showing abuse of power by the Deputy Inspector General of Police in Jammu have gone viral. The photographs were posted by the DIG's son on social media. CNN-IBN takes calls from across the country and asks whether the...
  • BJP sets up election campaign, management committees for J&K polls Yesterday

    Jammu: BJP's Jammu and Kashmir unit has setup State Election Campaign and Management Committees to ensure smooth conduct of the five-phased Assembly elections beginning on November 25. According to the party spokesperson, Dr Nirmal Singh will be the chairman of the state Election Campaign Committee and Sat Sharma as its...
  • J&K DIG 'abuse of power' pictures: Very unfortunate, our culture doesn't approve of it, says Alvi Yesterday

    Photographs showing abuse of power by the Deputy Inspector General of Police in Jammu and Kashmir, posted by his own son, have gone viral. The photographs include one of a man helping DIG Shakeel Beig put on his shoes. ...
  • J&K DIG's son boasts of power, posts pictures of man tying his father's shoe laces on social media Yesterday

    Srinagar: In an embarrassment for a top policeman in Jammu and Kashmir, photographs showing abuse of power by the Deputy Inspector General of Police in Jammu have gone viral. The photographs were posted by the DIG's son on social media. The photographs include one of a man helping DIG Shakeel Beig...
  • J&K polls: BJP to tap social media to reach out to voters 2 days ago

    Jammu: With BJP keen to replicate its success in Haryana and Maharashtra in the upcoming assembly elections in Jammu and Kashmir, the party has decided to utilize social media to reach out to the voters in the state. During the Lok Sahba elections held earlier this year, the social media...
  • J&K polls: Most political parties to go it alone 2 days ago

    Jammu: Most political parties including BJP, ruling NC, PDP and JKNPP are all set to go it alone in the five phased electoral battle for 87 constituencies in Jammu and Kashmir Assembly. Even as the Election Commission on Tuesday issued notification for the first phase of elections in the state, the...
  • J&K polls: Election Commission issues notification for first phase 2 days ago

    Jammu: The Election Commission on Tuesday issued notification for the first of the five phases of Jammu and Kashmir Assembly polls. In the first phase due on November 25, polls will be held in 15 Assembly segments spread across seven districts of Bandipora, Ganderbal in Kashmir Valley, Kargil, Leh of Ladakh...
  • J&K: Kashmiri Pandit woman goes from door to door offering help to flood victims 2 days ago

    Jammu: Suman Raina, a humanitarian, in the flood ravaged state goes door to door offering help to the flood victims. Raina survived the deluge in September, now Raina, a Kashmiri Pandit, has come to her home town bearing relief material and gifts for the flood victims, to help them set...
  • Congress distances itself from J&K leader's call for Hindu CM 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Congress on Monday distanced itself from senior party leader of Jammu and Kashmir Sham Lal Sharma's call for a Hindu Chief Minister in the state, saying the party never sees posts and positions from this point of view. "If it is correct, let me say we never see posts,...
  • No pre-poll alliance in J&K polls, BJP to contest all 87 seats 3 days ago

    Jammu: Ruling out any pre-poll alliance in Jammu and Kashmir, BJP said on Monday it will contest in all the 87 assembly constituencies in the upcoming polls. "We won't be entering into any pre-poll alliance with any political party as we are considering to field our candidates on all the...
  • Notification for Ist-phase of J&K polls to be issued on Tuesday 3 days ago

    Jammu: Setting the poll process in motion, notification for the first phase of Assembly elections in Jammu and Kashmir will be issued on Tuesday. The Election Commission on Saturday decided to go ahead with holding Assembly polls in flood-devastated Jammu and Kashmir and announced a five-phased schedule between November 23...
  • Nagrota to be developed as model across Jammu region: Devender Singh Rana 3 days ago

    Jammu: Senior National Conference leader Devender Singh Rana on Sunday said that a strong edifice would be laid to make Nagrota Assembly constituency a model across the Jammu region. "A beginning has already been made during recent years and the tempo to transform will get big push with National Conference forming...
  • Crowds boo, heckle Bilawal Bhutto at PPP's rally in London on Kashmir 3 days ago

    London: A rally organised in London by the Pakistan People's Party opposing India's right to Kashmir turned violent after Bilawal Bhutto appeared on stage. People attending the rally hurled water bottles, cans and brickbats at the stage. The so-called 'Million March' from Trafalgar Square to Downing Street descended into chaos...
  • J&K polls: PDP slams NC for 'wanting to delay' polls, 'loot' relief 3 days ago

    Srinagar: Opposition PDP chief Mehbooba Mufti accused the ruling National Conference in Jammu and Kashmir of "wanting to delay" Assembly polls in the state to "loot" relief materials for the flood-hit people. "NC wanted more time (and delay the elections) in order to strengthen the process of looting the relief materials...
  • London: Anti and pro Bilawal Bhutto groups clash with each other in Kashmir Million March rally 3 days ago

    London: Incidences of violence was reported in a Pakistan sponsored rally in London. Anti and pro Bilawal Bhutto groups clashed with each other in the Kashmir Million March rally on Sunday. Anti Bilwal Bhutto groups threw bottles at Bilawal Zardari chanting 'Go Bilawal Go'. Participants protested against Bilawal's Participation. Following...
  • Eight LeT terrorists arrested in Kashmir valley 3 days ago

    Srinagar: Eight Lashker-e-Toiba terrorists were on Sunday arrested by the security forces in North Kashmir, weeks before the first phase of Assembly polls in Jammu and Kashmir. With the arrest, the security forces claimed to have busted a module of the terror outfit and "averted a major terror plan of the...
  • J&K floods: Mass promotion to private school students up to Class 7 3 days ago

    Srinagar: In a major relief to thousands of students in Kashmir Valley, private schools decided to grant mass promotion to students up to class seven in view of the last month's devastating floods. "The Coordination Committee of Private Schools Associations (CCPSA) has decided to unanimously grant mass promotion to all...
  • Former J&K Deputy CM Mangat Ram Sharma quits Congress, joins PDP 3 days ago

    Jammu: In a jolt to Congress in poll-bound Jammu and Kashmir, its senior leader and former Deputy Chief Minister Mangat Ram Sharma quit the party and joined opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Sharma joined PDP along with his elder son Subhash a day after the Election Commission announced a five-phase...
  • JKNPP accuses PM Modi of entering a 'secret deal' with Omar Abdullah 3 days ago

    Jammu: The JKNPP on Sunday alleged that Prime Minister Narendra Modi's recent visit to Srinagar to celebrate Diwali with the flood-hit people of Kashmir was aimed at "reaching a secret bargain" with Chief Minister Omar Abdullah. "The Prime Minister bargained with Omar Abdullah, allowing him (PM) to misuse all the relief...
  • Former Congress minister calls for a Hindu Chief Minister in J&K 3 days ago

    Jammu: A day after putting in his papers as minister in Jammu and Kashmir government, senior Congress leader Sham Lal Sharma on Sunday called for a Hindu Chief Minister in the state while attacking some of his NC colleagues over "discrimination" against daily wage workers of Jammu region. Sharma, who resigned...
  • J&K: Congress, oppostion parties welcome EC's poll announcement, NC joins in 4 days ago

    Srinagar: Even as the ruling National Conference felt the time was not "appropriate" for holding polls in Jammu and Kashmir because of last month's devastating floods, its coalition partner Congress and opposition parties in the state on Sunday welcomed the Election Commission's announcement of conducting assembly elections on time. "The...
  • Will not allow India to resolve Kashmir issue in its way: Pakistan 4 days ago

    Islamabad: Pakistan will not allow India to resolve the Kashmir issue in its own way and plans to send envoys to different countries to brief them about "Indian aggression" along the LoC, the Prime Minister's Adviser on Foreign Affairs and National Security Sartaj Aziz has said. "India wants to resolve the...