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2 December, 2018 12:26 PM Farooq Abdullah reveals why NC, PDP, Congress were ready to join hands in J&K

Last week, the J&K Bank was brought under the purview of the RTI Act, CVC guidelines and the state legislature. Srinagar: National Conference leader Farooq Abdullah on Sunday said that despite having different paths, the PDP, NC and Congress in Jammu and Kashmir formed an alliance. Had they formed the government, the condition of the J&K bank would never 172

2 December, 2018 10:46 AM India Can Help If You Can't Handle Terrorism Alone: Rajnath Singh To Pak

Addressing a press conference in Jaipur, Rajnath Singh said that Jammu and Kashmir was not an issue as it was an integral part of the country. "The issue is of terrorism, and Pakistan can discuss it," Mr Singh said. Home Minister Rajnath Singh said Pakistan could seek India's help if it cannot handle the fight against terrorism alone. Addressing a press 92

2 December, 2018 6:48 AM Sunil Arora takes charge as new Chief Election Commissioner of India

Sunil Arora on Sunday took charge as the new Chief Election Commissioner of India. NEW DELHI: Sunil Arora on Sunday took charge as the 23rd Chief Election Commissioner of India succeeding Om Prakash Rawat who retired on Saturday. The all-important Lok Sabha elections in 2019 will be held under Arora's chairmanship. Along with the general elections, assembly 93

1 December, 2018 3:03 PM Two Soldiers Killed, Many Injured As Landmine Explodes Along LoC

A landmine exploded near the anti-infiltration obstacle system when an Army column was on patrol duty along the LoC in Akhnoor sector of Jammu district, an officer said. Two Army personnel were killed and as many injured in an accidental blast along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir today, an officer said. A landmine exploded near the anti-infiltration 58

1 December, 2018 5:26 AM Voting For Sixth Phase Of Panchayat Polls Under Way In Jammu And Kashmir

Polling for the sixth phase of the nine-phased panchayat election began at over 3,100 polling stations in Jammu and Kashmir today, officials said. Voting began at 8 am at 3,174 polling stations - 410 in the Kashmir division and 2,764 in the Jammu division - they added. The officials said 771 polling stations - 410 in the Kashmir division and 361 in the Jammu 74

1 December, 2018 4:15 AM Voting Underway For 6th Phase Of Jammu And Kashmir Panchayat Polls

Voting was underway on Saturday for the sixth phase of panchayat polls across Jammu and Kashmir amid tight security. Voters were seen queuing outside polling stations in both the Jammu division and the Kashmir Valley despite the morning chill. Voting for this phase is being held at 3,174 polling stations -- 410 in Kashmir and 2,764 in Jammu. At least 66

30 November, 2018 2:42 PM Kashmir issue has no military solution: Pakistan's advice to India

The minister also pointed out that for Pakistan, Kashmir is a humanitarian issue and not a terretorial one. Raking up the issue of Kashmir yet again, Pakistan on Friday adviced India that applying military force in Kashmir will yield no solution. Addressing a seminar, Pakistan Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry said that "PM Narendra Modi has announced 158

29 November, 2018 2:35 PM 71% Voter Turnout In Fifth Phase Of Jammu And Kashmir Rural Polls

Kashmir recorded 71.1 per voter turnout in the fifth phase of the urban local body polls, state Chief Electoral Officer Shaleen Kabra said. Voting began at 8AM in 2,512 polling stations. Reasi district in Jammu region recorded the highest polling of 89.1 per cent, while Pulawama in central Kashmir recorded the lowest at 0.5 per cent, the official said. In the first 69

29 November, 2018 5:49 AM Navjot Sidhu's Photo With Pro-Khalistan Activist Draws New Controversy

Gopal Singh Chawla posted his photo with the Punjab minister on his Facebook page, fueling another round of barbs at Navjot Sidhu and his Pakistan outing. Navjot Singh Sidhu, criticized for his visit to Pakistan for the ground-breaking ceremony of the Kartarpur corridor and for effusively praising Pak Prime Minister Imran Khan at the event, was set up for more attacks 337

29 November, 2018 3:28 AM J&K panchayat polls: Voting underway for fifth phase amid tight security

Jammu/Srinagar: Voting is currently underway for the fifth phase of panchayat polls across Jammu and Kashmir amid tight security on Thursday. Voting is taking place in 2,512 polling stations out of which 769 are in the Kashmir division and 1,743 in Jammu division. A total of 848 polling stations have been categorised as 'hyper-sensitive' - 755 in Kashmir 94