From assembly: Rebukes rain on govt after snowfall

From assembly: Rebukes rain on govt after snowfall

Jammu: Legislators of the ruling PDP-BJP joined the opposition NC and Congress on Wednesday in cornering the government on the issue of hardships faced by people because of the recent snowfall in the state. The opposition members had stormed into the well of the house accusing the government of failing to restore road connectivity and […]

Congress terms budget ‘directionless, jugglery of words’

Congress terms budget ‘directionless, jugglery of words’

SRINAGAR: Jammu and Kashmir Pradesh Congress Committee (JKPCC) on Thursday termed the budget as “directionless” and “jugglery of words without anything substantial to fulfill the false slogans and promises” made by the PDP- BJP coalitions government. As per a statement issued here, reacting to the budget, chief spokesperson JKPCC Ravinder Sharma said the budget lacks […]

Apologise for inducting ‘Ikhwani’ as minister: Rasheed

Apologise for inducting ‘Ikhwani’ as minister: Rasheed

Jammu: Reacting to the verbal slugfest between Congress legislator Usman Majeed and a PDP legislator Noor Muhammad, Independent legislator Engineer Rasheed on Wednesday said that Usman was a militant turned counter-insurgent and a close aide of Kuka Parray. “As such he (Usman) has to be made accountable for all atrocities that Ikhwan did to innocent […]

PDP involved in killing NC activists: Usman

PDP involved in killing NC activists: Usman

Jammu: Congress leader and MLA Bandipora, Usman Majeed Wednesday levelled allegations in the legislative assembly against ruling PDP leaders of hatching conspiracies with militants against NC leaders and activists in 90’s. Majeed said that 90 percent PDP leaders have militant links. “They (PDP) people killed NC workers by hatching conspiracy with militants,” Majeed said. Earlier […]

Usman Majeed: PDP leaders were militants

Usman Majeed: PDP leaders were militants

Jammu: Congress legislator Usman Majeed on Tuesday submitted breach of privilege motion against PDP legislator Noor Mohammad who had charged him with killing civilians in the mid-nineties. Usman, a militant-turned-counter-insurgent-turned politician, said all PDP members were militants. On accepting the motion, deputy Speaker Nazir Ahmad Gurezi asked PDP legislator if he would like to clarify […]

Oppn stalls JK assembly in protest against Speaker’s remarks

Oppn stalls JK assembly in protest against Speaker’s remarks

Jammu: Uproarious scenes were witnessed in the Jammu and Kashmir Assembly Tuesday as the opposition cornered the Speaker over his remarks on slogans raised yesterday by Congress MLAs. Speaker Kavinder Gupta had said the opposition had lowered the prestige of the House by raising anti-national slogans of “Kashmir banega Pakistan (Kashmir will become Pakistan)” yesterday. […]

Usman moves privilege motion against Noor

Usman moves privilege motion against Noor

Jammu: Congress leader and MLA Bandipora Usman Majid Tuesday moved a privilege motion against PDP lawmaker, Noor Mohammad for his allegation that Majid was a “killer”. Noor had levelled the allegation during the assembly session on Monday. Usman, finally submitted the breach of privilege motion against Noor today. Please follow and like us:0

Tables climbed, mikes thrown, speaker attacked in assembly brawl

Tables climbed, mikes thrown, speaker attacked in assembly brawl

Jammu: Pandemonium continued in the legislative assembly on Monday as opposition members demanded a judicial probe into the killings by government forces in the 2016 uprising, a demand that the government ignored. When the house started proceedings, opposition members from NC and Congress created ruckus and demanded a judicial probe by no less than a […]

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