ED summons Mehbooba Mufti's mother Gulshan Nazir in money laundering case; PDP terms it political vendetta
The ED wants to question Nazir in her seventies over a few lakh of rupees that were allegedly transferred to her account from the chief minister's discretionary fund
With PDP and NC leaders in detention, the rise of non-BJP-averse leaders in Kashmir sets parties on new trajectories
As the Central government lends a helping hand to carve out new political formations in Jammu and Kashmir, older parties are withering away due to the inattention and perhaps aware of their dire situation, are also in a mood to renegotiate their party agendas
Mehbooba Mufti's 'provocative' statements resulted in downgrading of J&K into UTs, claims PDP leader Muzaffar Hussain Baig
Muzaffar Hussain Baig, a former deputy chief minister, met reporters here on a day when envoys from 15 countries were in the newly carved out union territory, and it was the first interaction by any PDP leader with mediapersons since 5 August
Iltija Mufti detained at her residence in Srinagar; PDP chief Mehbooba Mufti's daughter stopped while trying to visit grandfather's grave
Iltija Mufti has been vocal in her criticism of the abrogation of Article 370 and the subsequent restrictions imposed in Kashmir.
Amid BJP, Shiv Sena standoff in Maharashtra over power sharing, Devendra Fadnavis meets RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat
Amid the standoff with ally Shiv Sena over government formation, Maharashtra chief minister Devendra Fadnavis flew to Nagpur on Tuesday night and met RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat.
Maharashtra govt formation: Devendra Fadnavis and Shiv Sena in Delhi to finalise power-sharing agreement
As the tussle over government formation in Maharashtra continues, chief minister Devendra Fadnavis is likely to stake claim to form the government before the set deadline of 7 November, given by Bhagat Singh Koshyari, reports Times of India
Maharashtra govt formation: NCP chief Sharad Pawar to meet Sonia Gandhi in Delhi as BJP-Shiv Sena deadlock continues
Amid an impasse over government formation in Maharashtra, NCP supremo Sharad Pawar will meet Congress president Sonia Gandhi in Delhi on Monday, senior NCP leader Ajit Pawar has said
Ajit Pawar says NCP and ally Congress will sit in Opposition as BJP, Shiv Sena squabble over govt formation in Maharashtra
NCP leader Ajit Pawar has said his party and ally Congress will sit in the opposition even as the ruling BJP and the Shiv Sena remain engaged in tussle over government formation in Maharashtra
Maharashtra govt formation: Shiv Sena’s Sanjay Raut meets Sharad Pawar in Mumbai amid power tussle with BJP
Amid a tussle between the Shiv Sena and the BJP over the sharing of power in Maharashtra, Sena leader Sanjay Raut on Thursday met NCP chief Sharad Pawar, triggering speculation about the possible formation of an alternative government in the state. Raut met Pawar at the latter's residence in south Mumbai, sources in the Sena said.
Week after Maharashtra Assembly election results, no headway in govt formation as BJP and Shiv Sena bicker over power sharing
Adopting a harsh tone, Shiv Sena accused the BJP of enacting "second act" of the "use and throw" policy while dealing with its ally.
Maharashtra political impasse: BJP-Sena bickering shows pitfalls of alliance politics; ideological affinity often not enough to ensure bonhomie
Shiv Sena and Bharatiya Janata Party's stormy pact seems to have settled into a period of lull as the allies scramble to reach an agreement for government formation in Maharashtra
Four weeks after abrogation of Article 370 in Jammu and Kashmir, Islamists threaten to seize political high ground
For now, at least, the road to the new Kashmir the government is headed on seems to be leading to that destination its people have come to know all too well, a place called impasse.
Delhi court sends Yasin Malik to NIA custody till 22 April in case related to funding of separatists, terror groups in J&K
Yasin Malik was shifted to Delhi's Tihar Jail on Tuesday after the NIA secured his production remand in connection with the terror funding case. Malik will be facing questions from the NIA related to funding of his organisation
Faced with almost no competition, Mehbooba Mufti likely to win Anantnag Lok Sabha seat despite voters' anger against PDP
While BJP’s Sofi Yousuf is almost a nonentity in this region for his lack of political sway over masses, Mehbooba’s only contest seems to come from Congress’ state president GA Mir.
Nazir Ahmad Wani: From militancy to Ashok Chakra, this soldier from Kashmir braved a hard life and bullets
In 2002, when Ikhwan was disbanded by the state government led by late Mufti Mohammad Sayeed, Lance Naik Nazir Ahmad Wani was among thousands of Kashmiris who struggled to find a livelihood.
Basharat Bukhari joins National Conference, signals winds of change blowing in Kashmir Valley ahead of polls
Basharat Bukhari is a former PDP MLA from north Kashmir's Sangrama, who held the important portfolios of law and revenue in the BJP-PDP coalition government
BJP should accept SC's Ram Temple verdict like it hailed Rafale case dismissal order, says Mehbooba Mufti
Mehbooba Mufti said she hopes that the manner in which the decision over Rafale deal has been welcomed by the BJP without pointing fingers, similarly when the decision over Babri Masjid comes, it will be similarly awaited and people will not start pointing fingers at the Supreme Court.
Mehbooba Mufti struggles to contain dissent in PDP as top Shia leader Abid Ansari announces intent to quit
With the resignation of Haseeb Drabu and voices of dissent within the PDP, Mehbooba Mufti's party could face major setbacks in the Assembly elections.
PDP's Muzaffar Hussain Baig backs Sajjad Lone's Peoples Conference: J&K may see 'third front' govt soon
If it takes shape, the ‘third front’ led by Peoples Conference chairman Sajjad Lone will further slice the already existing electoral divisions between the three regions of Valley.
BJP's Jammu and Kashmir unit claims PDP has lost credibility in state, accuses Mehbooba Mufti of promoting dynastic politics
BJP Jammu and Kashmir spokesperson Anil Gupta said there were 'numerous blots' on the political fibre of the PDP which the youth in particular, were 'unwilling to forgive'.