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PM Modi aid amount irks National Conference and Congress

Though Prime Minister Narendra Modi has, during his day-long visit to Jammu and Kashmir on Thursday, reportedly assured some of the people who met him here that the Centre will increase financial aid

PM meets Omar Abdullah to review flood operations

After spending time with Indian soldiers in Siachen, the worlds’ highest and coldest battlefield where they have been locked in a confrontation with the Pakistani troops, Prime Minister Narendra Modi

‘Government hardly took steps to help flood-hit victims’

Kashmir’s chief Muslim cleric and chairman of his faction of separatist Hurriyat Conference alliance, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, has accused the state and central governments of being callous and adopting d

Firing at IB a day after Arun Jaitley warns Pakistan

Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Omar Abdullah pats an Army dog as GOC 15 Corps Lt. Gen. Subrata Saha (left) looks. PTI

A day after defence minister Arun Jaitley warned Pakistan over its “adventurism”, the two countries’ border guards again exchanged small arms fire along the International Border (IB) in Jammu and Kash

A packed schedule awaits PM Modi in Jammu and Kashmir

Security personnel check a vehicle at Srinagar’s Lal Chowk on Wednesday during a high alert on the eve of PM Modi's visit. PTI

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will have a busy day to spend in Jammu and Kashmir’s summer capital Srinagar on Thursday as it would be packed with a series of meetings with officials besides spending fr

PM Modi announces Rs 745-cr package for the flood-hit state

Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Photo: PTI

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday announced a Rs 745-crore package for renovation of houses and six major hospitals damaged by the recent unprecedented floods in Jammu and Kashmir.

‘BJP to have some effect in Jammu and Kashmir polls’

Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Omar Abdullah said on Tuesday that the BJP’s victory in Maharashtra and Haryana elections will have its impact on the outcome of the Jammu and Kashmir Assembly electio

Pakistan troops fire again in Poonch

Pakistani troops once again violated the ceasefire by resorting to “unprovoked” firing twice on Indian forward posts along the Line of Control and International Border in Jammu and Kashmir’s Poonch an

Jammu and Kashmir polls will not hit relief process: CEC

V.S. Sampath

Chief Election Commissioner V.S. Sampath on Saturday said, “If we decide to conduct elections on time, we will make sure that the relief and rehabilitation process should not get hampered.”

ISIS flags again seen in Srinagar

Even though the police had ahead of the Friday congregations fanned out plainclothesmen in the volatile old Srinagar, particularly the area around historic Grand Mosque, to keep an eye on “infringed e

After four hours of driving, we should have been in the middle of Dartmoor. And yet we were not.

During Gen Pervez Musharraf’s time a television host asked Benazir Bhutto (BB) about the low attendance at the Pakistan People’s Party jalsas that had just taken place.