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Srinagar: The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) president and former Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti Monday said her party would register victory in the forthcoming polls in the state and win more seats than the previous elections.Addressing party functionaries, leaders and activists of Chadoora assembly segment, Mehbooba stressed for greater coordination...
Srinagar: A retired police officer and a prominent Kashmiri singer joined former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Omar Abdullah’s National Conference (NC) on Monday. Mushtaq Sadiq, a former deputy inspector general, is the second retired police officer to join NC since Riyaz Bedar did the same. Waheed Jeelani, the singer, has...
Jammu: Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik Monday advised militants to shun the path of violence, assuring that his administration is ready to do whatever it can for their rehabilitation. “There is nothing like ‘operation all out’ and some people are using this wrong term. We want these children...
Srinagar: Days after Shah Faesal’s resignation as a civil servant due to “unabated killings in Kashmir and absence of any credible political initiative from the Centre”, Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik hails Faesal as an “efficient” and “dedicated” officer and said that he could serve better as a...
Srinagar: People’s Democratic Party (PDP) president Mehbooba Mufti on Sunday said that stopping the crowd to participate in the funeral prayer of a local militant was disturbing. Mufti was commenting on the reports of people being stopped from attending the funeral procession of top militant commander Zeenat ul Islam in...
National Conference patriarch Farooq Abdullah, who was in Anantnag on Saturday, took former Chief Minister and PDP leader Mehbooba Mufti to task for sanctioning the so called Operations All Out during her regime. The 'Operations All Out', an informal term, was coined by Army Chief Gen Bipin Rawat and...
South Kashmir's Anantnag, which is considered a stronghold of the Peoples Democratic Party, didn't disappoint National Conference when its patriarch Farooq Abdullah addressed a convention on Saturday, together with other senior leaders of the party. Despite biting cold, hundreds of people turned up at the National Conference convention. The...
Shah Faesal, who resigned from service as an IAS officer recently, on Friday ruled out the immediate possibility of joining a mainstream political party and said he would go back to the grass roots and seek support for his “idea of disruption in Jammu and Kashmir’s mainstream polity”. “J&K’s mainstream,...
New Delhi, Jan 10: A day after IAS topper Shah Faesal resigned in protest against the alleged "unabated killings in Kashmir", Union Minister Jitendra Singh said that Faesal not condemning terrorism "is an indication of lack of conviction". Union Minister Jitendra Singh Faesal, a 2009 Kashmiri IAS topper, resigned from...
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