Farooq chief, Mehbooba deputy, J&K flag symbol of People’s Alliance

Farooq chief, Mehbooba deputy, J&K flag symbol of People’s Alliance

Gupkar Declaration is anti-BJP not anti-national: Farooq Srinagar: The People’s Alliance of Gupkar Declaration on Saturday nominated National Conference President Dr Farooq Abdullah as the president, and PDP chief Mehbooba Mufti as the vice-president of the amalgam of major regional parties of Jammu and Kashmir. The newly-floated alliance also nominated CPIM leader Mohammad Yousuf Tarigami […]

Article 370 won’t be restored: Prasad

Article 370 won’t be restored: Prasad

New Delhi: The BJP on Saturday accused PDP president Mehbooba Mufti of “disrespecting” the Indian flag and asserted that the revocation of Article 370 was done constitutionally and that it will not be restored. Her comments that she will not hold the tricolour till the Kashmiri flag is restored is “downright denunciation” of the national […]

BJP after our territory, one day they will fall on our feet: Mehbooba

BJP after our territory, one day they will fall on our feet: Mehbooba

Srinagar: Former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister and PDP president Mehbooba Mufti on Friday was all up in arms against her former alliance partner, BJP, accusing it of wanting the “territory” of J&K. In her first press conference after being released from detention, Mehbooba said that for the BJP the people in JK are expendable. […]

Gupkar Alliance to meet today

Gupkar Alliance to meet today

Srinagar: The ‘Peoples Alliance for Gupkar Declaration’, an amalgam of mainstream leaders striving for restoration of the Article 370 and statehood, is all set to hold its next meeting on Saturday. The members of “Peoples Alliance for Gupkar Declaration” will be meeting today afternoon at former chief minister and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) chief Mehbooba […]

Modi slams opposition for seeking restoration of Article 370

Modi slams opposition for seeking restoration of Article 370

Sasaram: In his first poll rally in Bihar, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday invoked the alleged reign of crime and loot during the 15-year rule of the RJD and also targeted the opposition for “daring” to seek votes in the state while seeking restoration of Article 370 in Jammu and Kashmir. Modi sought vote […]

Indo-China standoff: India’s ‘immediate task’ is comprehensive disengagement

Indo-China standoff: India’s ‘immediate task’ is comprehensive disengagement

New Delhi: India on Thursday said that ensuring a comprehensive disengagement of troops in all the friction areas in Ladakh is the “immediate task”, remarks that came ahead of another round of military talks with China on the border standoff. Though the date for the eighth round of military talks is yet to be firmed […]

ED again questions Farooq for 5 hours

ED again questions Farooq for 5 hours

NC passes resolution against ‘vindictive’ action Srinagar: National Conference President Dr Farooq Abdullah was again questioned by the Enforcement Department (ED) on Wednesday, the second time within the last three days, in connection with the Rs 43 crore scam pertaining to JK Cricket Association. Abdullah, who turned 84 years on Wednesday, faced questioning from ED […]

LG refuses to comment on summons

LG refuses to comment on summons

Srinagar: Lieutenant Governor (LG) Manoj Sinha on Wednesday refused to comment on the fresh Enforcement Directorate (ED) summons to National Conference (NC) president Farooq Abdullah, but said institutions have a right to act according to the Constitution and laws. “The Constitution and laws have given rights to institutions to act and I do not have […]

Comprehensive measures needed to fight radicalisation of youngsters: LG Sinha

Comprehensive measures needed to fight radicalisation of youngsters: LG Sinha

Srinagar: Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha advocated comprehensive measures on Wednesday to deal with radicalisation of youngsters in Jammu and Kashmir, saying militants from thousands of miles away are trying to infiltrate a large section of the society with the help of rabid propaganda. Addressing policemen on the occasion of the Police Commemoration Day at Zewan […]

40 forces personnel killed this year in J&K: DGP

40 forces personnel killed this year in J&K: DGP

Srinagar: Director General of Police (DGP) Dilbag Singh on Wednesday vowed to give a befitting response to militants for the targeted killing of police officials when they are home off-duty. The DGP was speaking to reporters on the sidelines of a function on the occasion of Police Commemoration Day at Zewan in the outskirts of […]