Last week, authorities revoked Akhtar’s detention under the stringent Public Safety Act (PSA), but was later placed under house arrest.
27 Jun 2020 5:10 AM
If the NC and PDP now show common purpose, efforts by the Centre to degrade the Abdullahs' party is likely to receive a setback
25 Mar 2020 10:54 AM
The five leaders released belonged to the National Conference, the PDP and the Congress, who were kept under preventive detention.
30 Dec 2019 6:39 PM
NC general secretary and former minister Ali Mohammed Sagar and former Ganderbal MLA Ishfaq Ahmed were taken to SKIMS.
29 Nov 2019 5:21 PM
The rates sanctioned by the administration would be around Rs 800 per day as against Rs 5,000 charged by the hotel, the officials said.
04 Nov 2019 9:37 AM
G C Murmu was on Thursday sworn in as lieutenant governorof J&K.
01 Nov 2019 8:51 PM
BJP leader Jugal Kishore and Rajya Sabha MP and PDP member Nazir Laway were among the over 250 guests present the function.
31 Oct 2019 6:21 PM
They said 1,092 nominations, including 853 Independents, were found eligible after scrutiny and withdrawal.
24 Oct 2019 9:40 AM
There are 26,629 electors -- 8,313 women and 18,316 men -- for the polls to elect chairpersons of BDCs, officials said.
24 Oct 2019 8:49 AM
Welcoming the new entrants into the party fold, Bhagat said the BJP has relieved 'Valmiki Samaj' of sufferings.
17 Oct 2019 6:19 PM
Notably, these elections are the first electoral process in the region ever since Article 370 was repealed in August.
12 Oct 2019 1:05 PM
Mufti posted her tweet a day after Union Home Minister Amit Shah said J&K would lead country in terms of development over the next decade.
04 Oct 2019 1:57 PM
Normal life continued to remain affected across the valley for the 47th consecutive day.
20 Sep 2019 4:21 PM
Earlier on Friday, fresh restrictions were imposed in parts of Srinagar to maintain law and order in view of congregational prayers.
13 Sep 2019 3:36 PM
Omar's sister Safia, and her children were allowed to meet NC leader -- who has grown a beard in these days -- for 20 minutes on Saturday.
01 Sep 2019 10:56 AM
Amidst the tension in the Valley, PDP president Mehbooba continued to be under detention for the fourth day.
08 Aug 2019 8:26 AM
She attached an audio clip to a tweet on her official handle, saying this was the only way left with her to communicate.
05 Aug 2019 8:52 PM
Sorabjee also stated that it was 'very unpleasant' to allegedly house arrest PDP chief Mehbooba Mufti and NC leader Omar Abdullah.
05 Aug 2019 5:08 PM
PDP MP Mir Mohammad Fayaz also went on to tear his kurta in protest of the move taken by the Home Minister.
05 Aug 2019 1:38 PM
This comes hours after the government announced the imposition of Section 144 which restricts the movement of more than four people in J&K.
05 Aug 2019 11:39 AM