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2019 LS polls: Mehbooba Mufti to contest from Anantnag; party keeps off 2 J&K seats

Announcing the party candidates, the PDP chief said Aga Mohsin will be the party candidate for Srinagar seat.

24 Mar 2019 11:07 AM

Kashmir erupts after minor’s death

On Thursday evening, security forces laid siege to Hajin area of northern Bandipore district to flush out militants holed up inside a private house.

24 Mar 2019 6:32 AM

PDP president Mehbooba Mufti to contest from Anantnag

Mufti had previously represented Anantnag in the 14th Lok Sabha (2004–09) but did not contest the 2009 election.

24 Mar 2019 3:45 AM

Shah Faesal’s party not to contest Lok Sabha polls

Faesal said that the people should come out in large numbers to participate in the democratic process.

24 Mar 2019 2:26 AM

Ex-IAS officer Shah Faesal's party not to contest LS elections, urges people to vote

The former IAS officer said the main reason for not contesting the polls was to focus more on the mass contact programme.

23 Mar 2019 6:25 PM


Omar, Mehbooba see LS polls behind govt boycots Pak Day event

India boycotted Pak Day as several separatists leaders were invited.

23 Mar 2019 1:28 PM

6 militants, minor held hostage killed in separate J&K firefights

They alleged that Mir was “brutally killed by two Pakistani terrorists” who were also killed in the final assault of the security forces.

23 Mar 2019 1:04 AM

ED imposes over Rs 14 lakh penalty on separatist leader Geelani

ED will also impose penalty and confiscate illegal acquisition of foreign exchange recovered from former Chairman of JKLF.

22 Mar 2019 3:05 PM

3 militants, minor held hostage by ultras killed in J&K encounters

With the death of these three militants, the number of ultras killed in the state over the past 24 hours has risen to five.

22 Mar 2019 2:21 PM

Farooq Abdullah leads campaigning of alliance candidates in Jammu

Abdullah said the NC has come out to save this country from divisive politics.

22 Mar 2019 2:05 PM


3 militants killed in encounters in J&K's Shopian, Bandipora

Two militants were killed in an overnight gunbattle in Hajin area of Bandipora district, an army official said.

22 Mar 2019 11:21 AM

3 CRPF jawans killed in fratricide act in Udhampur

The CRPF has ordered a commission of inquiry into the incident, the sources in the force said.

22 Mar 2019 7:07 AM

Security forces rescue one of two civilians held 'hostage' in J&K's Bandipora

The spokesman said the hostage still with the militants is reportedly a minor.

21 Mar 2019 8:19 PM

Soldier killed as Pakistan violates ceasefire along LoC in J&K's Rajouri

Pakistani troops have violated the ceasefire over 110 times along the LoC since January.

21 Mar 2019 12:39 PM

2 policemen injured in grenade attack in J&K's Sopore

Militants lobbed a grenade at a security forces party at Main Chowk Sopore in the north Kashmir district, a police official said.

21 Mar 2019 11:33 AM


J-K alliance sealed: Congress gets 2, NC 1; friendly contest on 3 LS seats

There will be a "friendly contest" between the two parties on the Baramulla, Anantnag and Ladakh seats, Abdullah said.

20 Mar 2019 9:06 PM

Mehbooba Mufti hits out at Omar Abdullah, says J&K is not NC's personal estate

Jammu and Kashmir is not a personal property of the NC,

20 Mar 2019 5:41 PM

Custodial death of teacher triggers protest in Kashmir, leaders demand probe

A magisterial inquiry has been initiated under the procedure laid down in Section 176 of the Code of CRPC.

19 Mar 2019 5:48 PM

Omar Abdullah demands 'exemplary punishment' in J&K teacher's custodial death

I had hoped custodial deaths were a thing of our dark past, Omar Abdullah said.

19 Mar 2019 1:59 PM

Bureaucrats 'browbeaten, threatened' for backing early J&K Assembly polls: Omar

Omar has been outspoken against the EC's decision to not hold assembly elections in the state simultaneously with the Lok Sabha polls.

18 Mar 2019 2:19 PM