PDP leader shot at by unidentified gunmen in Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama; Mehbooba Mufti condemns attack
A Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) leader was shot at by unidentified gunmen in Pulwama district on Monday, following which party chief Mehbooba Mufti visited the injured leader at a hospital.
On Tuesday, mainstream parties expressed their distress at the Centre's plan to redraw Jammu and Kashmir assembly constituencies.
The People's Democratic Party (PDP) on Tuesday expelled two senior leaders from the basic membership of the PDP for anti-party activities.
Jammu and Kashmir municipal elections and panchayat polls will not be deferred, says state secretary
Refuting earlier reports that Governor Satya Pal Malik's administration is considering deferment of municipal elections, the chief secretary said that the polls will be held as per schedule.
Decision on Jammu and Kashmir local body elections to be taken by governor in today's State Advisory Council
The move comes as major political parties in Jammu and Kashmir, such as the PDP and National Conference, have announced their boycott of the elections.
Opposition in Jammu Kashmir terms Mohan Bhagwat's call for constitutional amendments unfortunate, unacceptable
Opposition parties in Jammu and Kashmir reacted sharply to RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat's remarks that constitutional amendments on Kashmir were needed, saying any move to tamper with Article 370
Ghulam Nabi Azad on Sunday said the PDP-BJP government in Jammu and Kashmir and the NDA-led Centre had taken the state back to 1990s
Mehbooba Mufti meets Rajnath Singh amid debate over Jammu and Kashmir's special status under articles 370, 35A
The meeting comes in the backdrop of growing pressure on Mehbooba over the ongoing matter in the SC on revoking Article 35A of the Constitution that grants special status to the state.
The opposition members earlier walked out of the legislative council during obituary references after creating a ruckus in the house over last summer's unrest in the Kashmir Valley.
Divided Kashmiri separatists have joined hands against the government's plans to set up enclaves for migrant Hindu families and soldiers
The BJP, which is presently ruling J&K in a coalition government with the PDP, is now eyeing urban local bodies and panchayat elections in August this year
If the EC decided to hold elections on time despite the devastating floods, the voter turnout mostly in Kashmir region, will be effected severely.
Sakina Itoo, is seen grabbing the hand of a supporter and compelling him to take a vow to vote for her party.
Narendra Modi's 'lalkar' rally, his first in the state since being made the BJP's prime ministerial candidate, may prove to be the game changer for his party.
Bhutan's relations with India and how to improve them have dominated the campaigning for the country's second national elections with the two major political parties contesting the polls asserting unequivocally that bilateral ties cannot be impacted by minor hiccups