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Highlights of Narendra Modi's speech on J&K, Ladakh: PM promises 'good governance,' says Article 370 only gave rise to terrorism
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Highlights of Narendra Modi's speech on J&K, Ladakh: PM promises 'good governance,' says Article 370 only gave rise to terrorism

Narendra Modi, in his speech on Thursday, made repeated references to how 'dynastic politics' was stifling the development of Jammu and Kashmir

Voting in Jammu and Kashmir panchayat polls ends with ninth phase; Kupwara records highest voter turnout at 41.6%
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Voting in Jammu and Kashmir panchayat polls ends with ninth phase; Kupwara records highest voter turnout at 41.6%

Voting for this phase is being held at 452 polling stations set up Jammu division, Kashmir division and Leh.

In Jammu and Kashmir, Hindu-majority village sets example of communal harmony, elects Muslim man as panch
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In Jammu and Kashmir, Hindu-majority village sets example of communal harmony, elects Muslim man as panch

Setting an example of communal harmony and brotherhood, a Hindu-majority village in Bhaderwah town of Jammu and Kashmir elected unopposed the head of its only Muslim family as their Panch in the ongoing nine-phased Panchayat polls.

J&K Panchayat Polls: Voting begins amid tight security; over 6,000 candidates in fray for 374 sarpanch, 2,688 panch seats in eighth phase
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J&K Panchayat Polls: Voting begins amid tight security; over 6,000 candidates in fray for 374 sarpanch, 2,688 panch seats in eighth phase

Voting for the eighth phase of Jammu and Kashmir panchayat elections has begun across the state amidst heightened security; over 6,000 candidates are in fray for 374 sarpanch, 2,688 panch seats in the eighth phase of the election

Jammu and Kashmir panchayat polls: Seventh phase records 75.3% overall voter turnout
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Jammu and Kashmir panchayat polls: Seventh phase records 75.3% overall voter turnout

The nine-phase elections in Jammu and Kashmir that began on 17 November are slated to end on 11 December.

Voting underway for 7th phase of Jammu and Kashmir panchayat polls amid tight security; 5,575 candidates in fray
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Voting underway for 7th phase of Jammu and Kashmir panchayat polls amid tight security; 5,575 candidates in fray

Voting was underway on Tuesday for the seventh phase of the panchayat polls across Jammu and Kashmir amid tight security.Voters were seen queuing outside polling stations in both Jammu and the Kashmir Valley despite the morning chill.

Sixth phase of Jammu and Kashmir panchayat polls witnesses 76.9% voting, highest turnout so far
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Sixth phase of Jammu and Kashmir panchayat polls witnesses 76.9% voting, highest turnout so far

The sixth phase of the panchayat polls concluded peacefully across Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday with an estimated 76.9 percent electorate — the highest so far — exercising their franchise amid tight security arrangements, state's chief electoral officer Shaleen Kabra said.

Voting underway for 5th phase of Jammu and Kashmir Panchayat polls; 4,763 candidates contesting election
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Voting underway for 5th phase of Jammu and Kashmir Panchayat polls; 4,763 candidates contesting election

Poll officials said that 4,763 candidates are in the fray in this phase of the Panchayat elections, with 309 Sarpanch and 1,534 Panch seats, while 118 Sarpanches and 1,046 Panches have been already elected unopposed.

Fourth phase of Jammu and Kashmir panchayat polls begins: Voting to take place in 2,618 polling stations across state
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Fourth phase of Jammu and Kashmir panchayat polls begins: Voting to take place in 2,618 polling stations across state

Voting started on a regular note on Tuesday for the fourth phase of panchayat polls in Jammu and Kashmir under tight security arrangements.

Satya Pal Malik may have dissolved J&K Assembly guided by parties' claims of intimidation, recent gains on security front
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Satya Pal Malik may have dissolved J&K Assembly guided by parties' claims of intimidation, recent gains on security front

Satya Pal Malik said that for the past 15 days, he had been receiving intelligence that some MLAs were being intimidated, and some were being offered huge sums of money.

Second phase of J&K panchayat polls begins amid tight security; 4,014 candidates in fray for 281 sarpanch, 1,286 panch seats
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Second phase of J&K panchayat polls begins amid tight security; 4,014 candidates in fray for 281 sarpanch, 1,286 panch seats

The polls were being held at 2,179 polling stations including 828 in the valley and 1,351 in Jammu division. Polling started at 8 am and will end at 2 pm. A poll official said 4,014 candidates were in the fray for 281 sarpanch and 1,286 panch seats in the second phase.

Jammu and Kashmir panchayat polls: 74 percent polling recorded in first phase, minor clashes reported in Poonch
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Jammu and Kashmir panchayat polls: 74 percent polling recorded in first phase, minor clashes reported in Poonch

Defying militant threats and boycott calls by separatists, 64.5 percent of electorate voted in the first phase of panchayat elections in Kashmir.

Stage set for panchayat polls in Jammu and Kashmir, polling to be held in 15 districts in first phase
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Stage set for panchayat polls in Jammu and Kashmir, polling to be held in 15 districts in first phase

The stage is set for the panchayat polls in Jammu and Kashmir as all arrangements have been put in place for the first phase on Saturday.

Jammu and Kashmir local body polls: Independents demand security post results, complain of 'disparity' with BJP candidates
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Jammu and Kashmir local body polls: Independents demand security post results, complain of 'disparity' with BJP candidates

In July, former Jammu and Kashmir governor NN Vohra declared that local body polls would be held in a phased manner.

Jammu and Kashmir Urban Local Body polls: Many local residents 'clueless' about first phase voting schedule, candidates
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Jammu and Kashmir Urban Local Body polls: Many local residents 'clueless' about first phase voting schedule, candidates

The first phase of urban local body (ULB) polls begin in Jammu and Kashmir on Monday, but many here are "clueless" about the exercise with most of them complaining about not knowing their candidates or even when to vote.

Successful local body polls in Jammu and Kashmir will act as a bulwark against Pakistan machinations
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Successful local body polls in Jammu and Kashmir will act as a bulwark against Pakistan machinations

The local body elections in Jammu and Kashmir are being seen as the transformation that will not only defeat Pakistan’s nefarious design in the Valley, but also offer a new hope to the people, with maturity and responsibility

'Like LTTE, you'll get nothing': Satya Pal Malik says militants in Jammu and Kashmir can't demoralise police force
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'Like LTTE, you'll get nothing': Satya Pal Malik says militants in Jammu and Kashmir can't demoralise police force

Jammu and Kashmir governor Satya Pal Malik said that 225 militants cannot be expected to demoralise a large, professional police force.

Killings of two NC workers in Srinagar cast shadow on civic polls, force some candidates to rethink participation
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Killings of two NC workers in Srinagar cast shadow on civic polls, force some candidates to rethink participation

Jammu and Kashmir Police said suspected militants shot dead Nazir Ahmad Bhat and Mushtaq Ahmad Wani in Srinagar's Karfali mohalla.

Three encounters on in Jammu & Kashmir; 2 militants gunned down in Budgam, soldier among 2 killed in Dooru
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Three encounters on in Jammu & Kashmir; 2 militants gunned down in Budgam, soldier among 2 killed in Dooru

With three simultaneous encounters underway in Jammu and Kashmir between security forces and militants, an army soldier, a civilian, and a militant have been killed.

Amid acid attack warnings, Jammu and Kashmir govt announces extra month's salary for state's panchayat poll volunteers
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Amid acid attack warnings, Jammu and Kashmir govt announces extra month's salary for state's panchayat poll volunteers

To create a sense of security among the government employees in Jammu and Kashmir amid the looming militant threat over Urban Local bodies and Panchayat polls, the government has decided to give one-month additional salary to those employees to those who will be deployed for election-duty in the upcoming electoral exercise.