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 […]

‘Top priority: National Security’

‘Top priority: National Security’

New Delhi: Flagging national security as the top priority of the Modi government, President Kovind said that India had “amply demonstrated both her intent and capabilities, first through surgical strikes and then through air strikes on terrorist hideouts across the border after the Pulwama attack.” “In the future too, all possible steps will be taken […]

‘Trying to ensure safe environment in J&K’

‘Trying to ensure safe environment in J&K’

New Delhi: President Ram Nath Kovind said that the central government was making all efforts to ensure a safe and peaceful environment in Jammu and Kashmir. Kovind said the government was also committed to taking all necessary steps for the development of Jammu and Kashmir. “My government is making efforts with complete dedication to provide […]

Chemistry has triumphed over poll arithmetic: Modi on LS poll results

Chemistry has triumphed over poll arithmetic: Modi on LS poll results

Varanasi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday decried the “misconception” being created that BJP was a Hindi heartland party and said the Lok Sabha poll results testified to its victories across India, stressing “chemistry has triumphed over arithmetic”. “Political pundits are not aware that their thinking and logic is meant for the 20th century. Results […]

EC lifts model code

EC lifts model code

New Delhi: The model code of conduct, which came into force on March 10 when the Lok Sabha election was announced, ceased to be in existence, the Election Commission said on Sunday. In an instruction to the cabinet secretary and chief secretaries of state governments, the commission said the model code had been lifted with […]

At 46 pc BJP gets highest ever vote share in JK

At 46 pc BJP gets highest ever vote share in JK

JAMMU: The BJP, which bagged three Lok Sabha seats in Jammu and Kashmir, has got its highest ever vote share of 46.4 per cent in the state, more than that of Congress, NC and PDP put together, as per EC data. The National Conference (NC), which swept the polls in the Kashmir region and bagged […]

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