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  • J&K polls: Modi promises development, freedom from corruption 3 hours 18 minutes ago

    Udhampur: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday lured the electorate in Jammu and Kashmir giving them hope of a better tomorrow at an election rally ahead of the second phase of Assembly polls. Addressing a rally in Udhampur, Modi accused the ruling National Conference (NC), Congress and the People's Democratic Party...
  • J&K: Army kills fourth terrorist hiding in a makeshift bunker in Arnia sector, encounter ends 3 hours 22 minutes ago

    Jammu: The encounter in Arnia sector of Jammu and Kashmir that was underway since Thursday morning has ended with the Army killing the fourth terrorist who had been in hiding in a makeshift bunker. Three other terrorists had been killed on Thursday during the fierce gunbattle with the Army. Four civilians...
  • Live: None of the PMs have visited J&K as many times as I have, says Modi in Udhampur 4 hours 41 minutes ago

    Ahead of the second phase of polls in Jammu and Kashmir, Prime Minister Narendra Modi is addressing a rally in Udhampur. He is also slated to address a rally in Poonch. ...
  • J&K: Heavy firing resumes in Arnia a day after Army guns down four terrorists in encounter 6 hours 3 minutes ago

    Jammu: Heavy firing has resumed in the Arnia sector of Jammu and Kashmir a day after four terrorists were killed in a fierce encounter with the security forces. Combing operations had been underway by the Army to find any remaining terrorists hidden in the area. Four terrorists had been killed...
  • J&K polls: Heavy security blanket put in place for Modi's rally 6 hours 5 minutes ago

    Udhampur: Ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's rally, a multi-tier security has been put in place in Udhampur in view of the terrorist attack that left ten people, including three civilians, dead. A multi-tier security set up has been put in place at the venue of the rally at Battal Balian...
  • Army uses tanks to search for hidden terrorists in Arnia sector, PM Modi to campaign in J&K today 9 hours 3 minutes ago

    Arnia: Hours after a fierce gunbattle between terrorists and security forces in Arnia sector of Jammu and Kashmir, the Army is conducting search operations to flush out any remaining terrorists hidden in the area. Four terrorists were killed while four civilians and three jawans also lost their lives in the...
  • BJP questions Omar Abdullah on ground realities in J&K 9 hours 41 minutes ago

    Jammu: BJP on Thursday hit back at Chief Minister Omar Abdullah for his remarks that BJP leadership was ignorant about ground realities of Jammu and Kashmir, asking why the NC leader had not resolved the issues of the people, if he knew them during his party's rule here in the...
  • Congress hits back at Omar, calls him unfit for CM 10 hours 20 minutes ago

    Jammu: In a scathing attack on Omar Abdullah for accusing Congress of "opportunism and falsehood", Congress on Thursday termed him as being "unfit" for CM's post. Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Wednesday hit out at Congress for trying to take credit for all the good work done by NC-led government and...
  • J&K: 4 terrorists, 3 jawans, 3 civilians killed even as encounter continues in Arnia 22 hours 54 minutes ago

    Srinagar:: Army has called in tanks to flush out any remaining terrorist who might still be hiding in a bunker as the encounter in Kathar village of Arnia sector in Jammu & Kashmir continues. Three civilians and three army jawans along with four terrorists have been killed in the encounter so...
  • J&K polls: NC raking autonomy, AFSPA issues to avoid accountability, says Congress Yesterday

    Bardal: Hitting out at its former ally, Congress on Thursday said that National Conference is raking up autonomy and AFSPA issues to avoid accountability for their non performance in the state. "NC is again resorting to their wild cries to repeat their old rhetorics to avoid accountability for their non...
  • J&K: 3 terrorists, 1 soldier killed in fierce encounter in Arnia sector Yesterday

    Srinagar: One Junior Commissioned Officer was killed and two other soldiers were injured in an encounter in the Kathar village of Arnia sector in Jammu and Kashmir on Thursday. Three terrorists were also killed in the gunbattle. Three civilians also lost their lives in the encounter. Chief Minister Omar Abdullah said...
  • BJP's poster girl Heena Shafi kicks up a row, says nobody can dare to snatch Article 370 from J&K Yesterday

    Srinagar: At a time when the Bharatiya Janata Party is trying to make a mark in Jammu and Kashmir Assembly elections, it has found a strong face in 34-year-old candidate Heena Shafi Bhat. But the poster girl of the BJP in Kashmir has kicked up a row by taking a...
  • Incentives on to offer to shoot in J&K, but cinema halls shut in Kashmir Valley Yesterday

    Srinagar: In an effort to boost tourism in Jammu and Kashmir, both the People's Democratic Party and National Conference have offered special incentives to filmmakers to shoot in the state even though no cinema halls are allowed to operate in Kashmir valley. Critically-acclaimed Bollywood movie 'Haider' was based on Kashmir and...
  • J&K: Army indicts nine soldiers for killing two men in Budgam, recommends court martial proceedings Yesterday

    Budgam: Within days after firing in Budgam claimed lives of two people and injured two others, the Army has indicted nine soldiers including a Junior Commissioned Officer (JCO) for the incident. A court of inquiry on the Army officers found gross violation of rules of engagement by the soldiers. Failure...
  • India-Pakistan friction threatens to scupper efforts by SAARC leaders to boost trade ties Yesterday

    Kathmandu: Hostilities between rivals India and Pakistan on Wednesday threatened to scupper efforts by South Asian leaders to boost trade among almost a quarter of the world's people, throwing into doubt any prospect of a regional customs union. India and Pakistan have fought three wars, and exchanges of fire across the...
  • J&K polls: 195 candidates file nominations for 4th phase Yesterday

    Jammu: A total of 195 candidates have filed their nominations for the fourth phase of polls to be held in 18 Assembly constituencies in Jammu and Kashmir on December 14. As the deadline for the filing of nominations closed on Wednesday, a total of 195 candidates have filed their papers...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories 2 days 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 2 days ago

    Catch the day's top stories with Palki S Upadhyay on India @ 9. ...
  • With no expectations from voters, Omar taking it easy in elections 2 days ago

    Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah, who is battling anti-incumbency factor and people's wrath in wake of the floods, is taking it easy in these Assembly elections. Talking to CNN-IBN on Tuesday, he said, "It is the easiest when nobody expects from you. The so-called experts have written of...
  • Rajnath lauds high voter turnout in Kashmir, Jharkhand 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Home Minister Rajnath Singh Tuesday said the huge voter turnout in the Jammu and Kashmir and Jharkhand assembly elections was a "positive sign" and people had defied the threat of militants and Maoists. He said he was happy to learn of the huge turnout in the first phase of...
  • News 360: Civil unrest in Ferguson, 29 protesters arrested 2 days ago

    A Missouri grand jury has decided not to indict a police officer in the shooting death of 18-year-old African American Michael Brown in August. The decision has once again sparked off tension in Ferguson. ...
  • J&K: Ignoring boycott call, freezing weather, over 70 pc voters come out in the first phase of polls 2 days ago

    Srinagar: Despite a boycott call given by separatist leaders and chilly weather conditions, the first phase of the five phased Legislative Assembly elections in 15 constituencies of Jammu and Kashmir recorded a remarkable voter turnout, setting a positive trend for the remaining four phases in the state. A massive security grid...
  • Cartoon of the day: J&K witnesses record 70 per cent voter turnout in first phase of polls 2 days ago

    The first phase of Assembly elections in Jammu and Kashmir recorded 70 per cent polling despite the boycott call given by separatist leaders. ...
  • Kashmir is 'dormant', its people disillusioned and angry, say social activists 2 days ago

    Srinagar: Even as voting for the five-phase Jammu and Kashmir Assembly elections started on November 25, there is a fear among the people in the Valley that the situation may turn for the worse if the new government fails to provide a clean, corruption-free and efficient administration. A political analyst in...
  • Srinagar: Locals pelt stones on policemen in Maisuma 2 days ago

    Srinagar: While 15 constituencies voted in the first phase of Assembly elections in Jammu and Kashmir, violence broke out in Maisuma area of Srinagar on Monday evening. Local residents pelted stones at policemen after they rounded up few anti-social elements ahead of elections in the region. It has to be noted that...
  • Jammu & Kashmir records remarkable 70 per cent polling in first phase of Assembly elections 3 days ago

    Srinagar: The first phase of Assembly elections in 15 constituencies of Jammu and Kashmir recorded a remarkable 70 per cent polling. Chief Election Commissioner VS Sampath told reporters that there were no major incidents of violence reported in the state. "100 per cent flawless polls in Ist phase in Jammu and...
  • J&K polls: Enthusiastic voters come out to exercise their franchise 3 days ago

    The first phase of Assembly elections in 15 constituencies of Jammu and Kashmir recorded a remarkable 70 per cent polling. ...
  • Army Chief on visit to J&K to review security situation 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Army Chief General Dalbir Singh Suhag is undertaking a visit to Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday to review the security situation there as the first phase of polling goes underway. Suhag will begin his tour of the state from Srinagar. He is expected to be back in the national...
  • Live: Voters pay no heed to boycott call, turn out in large numbers despite freezing cold 3 days ago

    A total of 10,502,50 voters, including 5,00,539 women, will decide the fate of 12 sitting MLAs, including seven ministers among 123 candidates at 1,900 polling stations in 15 constituencies. ...
  • J&K Assembly elections: Polling for first phase today; 7 ministers, 12 MLAs in the fray 3 days ago

    Srinagar: Over 10.50 lakh voters will get to decide the political fate of 123 candidates, including seven ministers and 12 sitting MLAs, who are in the fray in 15 constituencies in the first phase of the five phased Assembly elections in Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday. Polling will start at 8:00...