Will not tolerate separatist movement, terrorism: Shah

Will not tolerate separatist movement, terrorism: Shah

New Delhi: Vowing to give a befitting reply to any attempt to break the country, Home Minister Amit Shah on Monday said separatist movement and terrorism will not be tolerated in Jammu and Kashmir and asserted that India wants peace, but not with those who do not respect its borders. Replying to a debate in […]

Inordinate delay in holding JK assembly polls scuttling federalism in country: NC

Inordinate delay in holding JK assembly polls scuttling federalism in country: NC

Srinagar: The National Conference Saturday expressed dismay over the statement of Home minister Amit Shah on the question of conducting assembly elections in Jammu and Kashmir, saying the “inordinate delay” in holding the polls in the state is synonymous with “scuttling” federalism in the country. “The people are yearning for a stable government which could […]

NDA-BJP govts responsible for state of affairs in JK: Cong

NDA-BJP govts responsible for state of affairs in JK: Cong

New Delhi: The Congress has hit back at Home Minister Amit Shah for blaming former prime minister Jawaharlal Nehru for the political problems in Jammu and Kashmir, saying the NDA-BJP government was responsible for the state of affairs there. Congress spokesperson Manish Tewari said delving into history and selective blaming, finger pointing is not going […]

BJP ready for elections: Jitendra Singh

BJP ready for elections: Jitendra Singh

New Delhi: Minister of State (MoS) in the Prime Minister’s Office, Jitendra Singh, on Friday said that the BJP was ready for assembly elections in Jammu and Kashmir but the decision will be taken by the Election Commission after considering security issues. Participating in the debate on a resolution seeking Lok Sabha’s approval to extend […]

HM’s argument unacceptable, says Omar

HM’s argument unacceptable, says Omar

Srinagar: National Conference vice president Omar Abdullah on Friday said Home Minister Amit Shah’s argument justifying the use of Article 356 of the Constitution to extend President’s Rule in Jammu and Kashmir is “unacceptable”. His remarks came after Shah moved a statutory resolution in the Lok Sabha to extend President’s Rule in the state for […]

Elected govt in JK in nation’s interest: Congress

Elected govt in JK in nation’s interest: Congress

New Delhi: Opposing the statutory resolution in the Lok Sabha to extend President’s Rule in Jammu and Kashmir, Congress MP Manish Tewari Friday said an elected government in the state is in the interest of the nation and will help the Centre in its fight against terrorism. Alleging that the sense of alienation among the […]

J&K 2nd on list of most election code violation complaints

J&K 2nd on list of most election code violation complaints

SRINAGAR: After Uttar Pradesh (UP), Jammu and Kashmir (JK) has recorded highest number of complaints about violation of the Model Code of Conduct (MCC) in the recently concluded parliamentary elections. According to the data on the Election Commission of India website, UP recorded 242 complaints of MCC violations, while 104 were recorded in JK, mostly […]

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