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  • J&K government playing politics with refugees: BJP 21 hours 37 minutes ago

    Jammu: BJP on Sunday hit out at the Jammu and Kashmir government, saying it was playing politics with the miseries of the refugees from Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK) and West Pakistan. "Forwarding a rehabilitation package for Pakistan-occupied Kashmir refugees just a few days ahead of the announcement...
  • Pankaja Munde is a mass leader: Shaina NC Yesterday

    Ahead of the election poll results, Bharatiya Janata Party leader Shaina NC from Maharashtra said, "The mandate will be ours and if there is a situation we will see then. The only agenda we had was to get rid of the Corrupt government in Maharashtra. Pankaja is a mass leader...
  • EC to hold further consultations to decide poll timing in J&K Yesterday

    Srinagar: After holding day-long discussions with stakeholders in Jammu and Kashmir, the Election Commission on Saturday said that it will hold further consultations in Delhi on timing of Assembly polls in the flood-ravaged state. It, however, made it clear that relief and rehabilitation work will not be affected in case...
  • EC team to meet parties to decide on J&K polls today 2 days ago

    Srinagar: An Election Commission team is in Srinagar on Saturday to decide on the Assembly elections in Jammu and Kashmir. The Commission members will meet stakeholders ahead of the polls in the state. The ruling National Conference has said that polls should be deferred till next year in light of the...
  • Is Shashi Tharoor really guilty of unnecessary adulation of PM Modi? 6 days ago

    Congress's Thiruvananthapuram MP Shashi has paid a heavy price for praising Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Tharoor was removed as Congress spokesperson on Monday following a recommendation by the party's disciplinary committee based on demand by the Kerala unit. CNN-IBN takes political reactions and discuss the issue with BJP Spokesperson Shaina...
  • Shelling on border act of desperation by Pakistan: NC October 7, 2014

    Jammu: The shelling on border is an act of desperation by "politically unstable" Pakistan which is emerging as a serious threat to peace in sub-continent, ruling National Conference said on Tuesday. "Silence of guns after the ceasefire agreement during the tenure of (former prime minister) Atal Bihari Vajpayee had instilled...
  • Anti-Pakistan protests rock Jammu, political parties condemn shelling October 7, 2014

    Jammu: There has been widespread condemnation against the unprovoked firing by the Pakistan in the Arnia forward belt of the RS Pura along the International Border (IB) in which five villagers lost their lives while 34 others were injured. The state unit of Bhartya Janta Party (BJP) on Monday demanded 'stern...
  • J&K: NC seeks 'massive' funding for reconstruction work September 29, 2014

    Jammu: Expressing concern over loss of life and property due to floods and landslides in the state, the National Conference on Monday sought a massive central assistance for rehabilitation of flood victims and reconstruction of damaged infrastructure. "We seek a massive central assistance for rehabilitation of flood sufferers and reconstruction...
  • Maharashtra polls: BJP confident despite the split with Shiv Sena September 26, 2014

    BJP leader Shaina NC told CNN-IBN that the party tries to save its alliance with its 25-year-old ally Shiv Sena but was confident about the polls despite the split. ...
  • Make administrative machinery operational: BJP to J&K government September 23, 2014

    Jammu: Terming the response and the conduct of relief operations by the Jammu and Kashmir government as confused, state unit of BJP on Tuesday said that the government must first fully make its administrative machinery operational. "The response and the conduct of relief operations by the state government is confused, sluggish...
  • NC politicising relief distribution in Kashmir, says PDP September 22, 2014

    Jammu: Accusing National Conference leaders of blocking and hijacking relief material meant for the flood victims, senior PDP leader and MP Tariq Hameed Karra has said that instead of reaching out to the affected, the ruling party is trying to cash in on the tragedy by politicising the relief distribution. "The...
  • Parties pledge to rebuild floodravaged Jammu and Kashmir September 13, 2014

    Srinagar: Pledging to rebuild the lives and livelihood in floodhit Jammu and Kashmir, political parties on Saturday came together to issue a joint appeal to individuals and organisations within and outside the state to help affected people in "every possible way". A resolution was passed at an allparty meeting, convened...
  • J&K: NC leader kicks party worker, PDP calls it act of desperation September 3, 2014

    One of Chief Minister Omar Abdullah's close confidantes, National Conference Provincial President Nasir Aslam Wani lost his cool during a convention in Ganderbal and was seen kicking a party worker repeatedly. The incident angered his party workers. Many are now threatening to boycott the upcoming Assembly elections in the state. ...
  • In Jammu, Amit Shah launches scathing attack on Omar August 25, 2014

    Kathua: Bharatiya Janata Party chief Amit Shah, who is in Jammu & Kashmir, instilling confidence into party workers ahead of Assembly elections in the state, launched a scathing attack on the Omar Abdullah government on Monday during a rally in Kathua. Attacking the government on the repeated ceasefire violations along the...
  • NC, BJP workers clash after Amit Shah visits border camps following ceasefire violations August 25, 2014

    Jammu: Clashes broke out between workers of the ruling National Conference and Bharatiya Janata Party after the latter's chief Amit Shah visited RS Pura sector in Jammu on Monday morning. Shah and BJP spokesperson Ram Madhav visited border camps in the morning following repeated ceasefire violation by the Pakistani Army. Clashes...
  • J&K: Never in loop on Afzal Guru execution, says Farooq Abdullah August 24, 2014

    Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir's ruling National Conference (NC) patron Farooq Abdullah on Sunday hit out at Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad for claiming that the elder Abdullah was in the loop when parliament attack convict Afzal Guru was hanged. "The NC patron Dr Farooq Abdullah Sunday accused former chief minister and...
  • J&K: NC trying to sell stars in last bid to retrieve ground, says PDP August 17, 2014

    Srinagar: In the wake of populist measures taken by Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah, opposition PDP on Sunday said that the ruling NC had "wasted" six years in power and was now trying to "sell moon and stars" to the people in its last bid to retrieve some...
  • National ConferenceCongress alliance in LS polls was dysfunctional: Omar July 22, 2014

    Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Tuesday said the prepoll alliance between National Conference and Congress for Lok Sabha polls was "dysfunctional" in the Valley as the vote share of the national party could not be transferred to his party. "The prepoll arrangement between Congress and National Conference...
  • BJP asks Maharashtra Governor to put Modi's posters in prominent places July 17, 2014

    Mumbai: Bharatiya Janata Party leader Shaina NC has sought permission from Governor of Maharashtra K Sankaranarayanan to put up Prime Minister Narendra Modi's posters in all prominent public places as per the norms. The governor has agreed to the BJP's demand but has insisted that the PM's photograph should come...
  • Omar Abdullah engaging in doublespeak over IIT issue: PDP July 13, 2014

    Srinagar: Opposition PDP lashed out at Chief Minister Omar Abdullah, accusing him of doublespeak over the issue of Central government planning to set up an IIT in the Jammu region of the state. PDP leader and Srinagar MP Tariq Hamid Karra said Omar had a month ago opposed the plan for...
  • TMC, BJP scuffle in Lok Sabha: Who is to be blamed? July 8, 2014

    Unruly scenes were witnessed in Parliament as Trinamool Congress MPs on Tuesday alleged that some Bhartiya Janata Party MPs threatened to beat them in Lok Sabha. The TMC also alleged that one of the BJP MPs was drunk but they cannot say who it was. ...
  • CongressNational Conference heading for a split June 24, 2014

    Srinagar: The CongressNational Conference alliance in Jammu and Kashmir is in troubled waters with the Congress preferring to fight solo in the forthcoming state elections. Battered in the last Lok Sabha polls, the Congress top leadership in the state has been holding crucial meetings with its senior functionaries, state ministers,...
  • NC top brass to meet to discuss strategy for J&K Assembly polls June 16, 2014

    Srinagar: National Conference's Central Working Committee (CWC) is meeting on Wednesday to discuss strategy for the upcoming Assembly polls in Jammu and Kashmir. Chief Minister Omar Abdullah, who is the working president of National Conference, has called the CWC meeting on June 18 at the party headquarters at NawaeSubah Complex,...
  • J&K: NC, PDP fume over MoS PMO's remark on Article 370 May 28, 2014

    Minister of State in PMO Jitendra Singh stirred up a controversy by his statement on the repeal of Article 370 in the Jammu and Kashmir. Chief Minister Omar Abdullah said that it will isolate the people of the state. PDP chief Mehbooba Mufti also slammed the statement saying it has...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai May 28, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Is it time for a serious debate on Article 370? May 28, 2014

    Lambasting the Minister of State in the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) Jitender Singh for his comments on Article 370, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) chief Mehbooba Mufti said that his comments have the potential to divide the state on communal lines. On the other side, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar...
  • Article 370: MoS PMO's remark can create a communal divide, says PDP May 28, 2014

    Srinagar: Lambasting the Minister of State in the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) Jitender Singh for his comments on Article 370, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) chief Mehbooba Mufti said that his comments have the potential to divide the state on communal lines. "We condemn the statement by the MoS PMO. His...
  • Article 370: RSS hits out at Omar, says J&K will always be a part of India May 28, 2014

    New Delhi: Amidst the raging debate over Article 370, Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) spokesperson Ram Madhav has lashed out at Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah tweeting that the state "has been and will always be a part of India." "J&K won't be a part of India? Is Omar...
  • Sharif's acceptance to Modi's invite important step for ties: Omar Abdullah May 24, 2014

    Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Saturday hailed Pakistan premier Nawaz Sharif's decision to attend the swearingin of Prime Minister designate Narendra Modi and said the two leaders have showed that they will not allow hawkish elements to set the agenda for ties. "Two very important steps have...
  • Congress, NC workers want to part ways, fight Assembly elections alone: Omar May 21, 2014

    Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister and National Conference (NC) leader Omar Abdullah on Wednesday categorically said that his party won't tieup with the BJP. "Do you expect me to garland Modi," he sarcastically said. On being asked whether working with the new Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be tough, Omar...