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Border village gets back on its feet to vote
Sun, Dec 21, 2014

The villagers turned up in large numbers to cast their votes on Saturday for the Assembly elections.

Keeping post-poll options open, PDP praises Modi
Sat, Dec 20, 2014

In 2002, then PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee had announced from the ramparts of Red Fort that elections in J&K will be free and fair.

J&K polls: Omar Abdullah counters Sonia Gandhi food scheme punch
Sat, Dec 20, 2014

Sonia Gandhi earlier said that NC did not allow implementation of UPA’s people-friendly programmes.

Modi plays Jammu bias card in final lap
Tue, Dec 16, 2014

Modi said the world was closely watching these developments in the state.

Ballot is more powerful than bullet: PM Modi tells voters in Jammu
Tue, Dec 16, 2014

Narendra Modi asked people to turn up at polling booths in large numbers.

Partner for years, Congress turns critic
Tue, Dec 16, 2014

The Congress shared power with the PDP for five-and-a-half years from 2002, and then for another six years with the NC since 2008.

State-specific laws hurdle to J&K’s development: Jaitley
Mon, Dec 15, 2014

Jaitley accused Pakistan of working towards separating the state from India.

A vote to stop Pakistan or BJP
Mon, Dec 15, 2014

Village on Jammu border wants govt that can stand up to Pakistan

Modi: Need your support to bring development
Sun, Dec 14, 2014

Addressing an election rally of nearly 50,000 people at Sports Stadium here, Modi said enough hollow promises have made to the people.

Will scrap law punishing suicide attempt victims: Narendra Modi
Sun, Dec 14, 2014

Suicide attempt victims need counselling not punishment, said Narendra Modi.

Modi criticises absence of army recruitment, says people of J&K face Pak firing bravely
Sat, Dec 13, 2014

Valiant people are not recruited in army as successive governments have stopped holding recruitment.

Previous govts looted J&K: Azad echoes Modi
Sat, Dec 13, 2014

Since 1947, Congress had been in power in Jammu and Kashmir for over 32 years.

Cong expels 4 defectors and rebels
Fri, Dec 12, 2014

The four were expelled by state party president Saifuddin Soz following an inquiry, a Congress statement said.

Sonia calls Modi, BJP ‘habitual liars’ who don’t keep promises
Thu, Dec 11, 2014

‘What promise hadn’t they made... that they’d turn earth into heaven’.

Huge turnout in Kashmir shows people’s faith in Narendra Modi: RSS leader Indresh Kumar
Tue, Dec 09, 2014

"Narendra Modi has established his government’s credibility among people in Jammu & Kashmir,’’ Indresh said.

43 per cent of govt employees don’t have perks of govt job
Tue, Dec 09, 2014

The data also shows that if government moves to cut retirement age, it would have no impact on close to half of its employees.

PM in Samba: ‘Beat the rifle with EVM and Android One’
Tue, Dec 09, 2014

Modi praised the people of the state for the record turnout during first two phases.

Don’t let Army jawans’ sacrifices go waste, choose ballot over bullet, PM Modi tells voters in J&K
Mon, Dec 08, 2014

Narendra Modi also too a dig at Congress, National Conference and the PDP for the present state of affairs in Jammu Kashmir.

Campaign trail
Mon, Dec 08, 2014

In 2013, when Afzal was hanged, Ratanpuri was the first from a mainstream party to meet Geelani at his Delhi residence.

Chinese army participates in Indian Army’s Flag Day celebrations along LAC
Sun, Dec 07, 2014

The Peoples Liberation Army (PLA) participated in Indian Army's Flag Day celebrations along the LAC in Chushul sector.

Lance Naik’s last words to wife: Let me sleep, I have to wake up early
Sun, Dec 07, 2014

On Saturday, as Gurmail’s body wrapped in Tricolour was brought home, everybody in the village was in tears.

Cong minister: Jammu facing injustice, need a Hindu CM
Sat, Dec 06, 2014

Sharma, a Congress nominee, is seeking re-election from Akhnoor for the third time in a row.

Focus this election on growth: BJP
Sat, Dec 06, 2014

Madhav also said that the BJP has come up with a development-centric view.

BJP contesting polls with development of J&K in mind: Ram Madhav
Fri, Dec 05, 2014

Ram Madhav said that the BJP has refined its thinking so as to allow development take over the old discourse.

J&K police launch hunt for missing Army officer
Thu, Dec 04, 2014

According to the complainant, Captain Chaitanya had come home in Maharastra on leave.

In Jammu, Kashmiri Pandits vote for change
Wed, Dec 03, 2014

Unlike the 2008 assembly elections when response from among Pandit migrants was little, people began to line up from morning.

Assembly polls: Over 32 per cent voter turnout by 2 pm in Jammu and Kashmir
Tue, Dec 02, 2014

A total of over 12 lakh voters will exercise their franchise at 1,900 polling stations in second phase.

J&K: Army jawan injured in IED blast ahead of 2nd phase Assembly polls
Mon, Dec 01, 2014

This has been the second IED explosion triggered by terrorists along the LoC since Saturday.

Cong, BJP modify agendas, PDP and NC share plank
Mon, Dec 01, 2014

PDP has pledged it will strengthen Article 370 if it wins the elections.

J&K Polls: PM Narendra Modi asks people to vote for BJP to get rid of corruption
Sat, Nov 29, 2014

Narendra modi said that the high turnout in the first phase of polls has made it clear to the world community as to what people wanted.

J&K: PM Modi addresses rally amid encounter in Arnia sector, says people gave befitting reply to terrorists
Fri, Nov 28, 2014

Bring a majority BJP government, if you want every penny pocked by them to be brought back from them, said Narendra Modi.

J&K: Arnia sector encounter ends, three Army personnel among 12 dead
Fri, Nov 28, 2014

During an over 12 hours long operation on Thursday, the army had claimed to have killed four terrorists.

Firing resumes in Arnia sector ahead of PM Narendra Modi’s visit to Jammu and Kashmir; army to launch final assault any time now
Fri, Nov 28, 2014

Encounter between army troops and terrorists restarted in Arnia sector of Jammu on Friday morning.

Militants hit Jammu a day before Narendra Modi’s visit
Fri, Nov 28, 2014

Ten persons, including 3 jawans and 3 civilians, dead; security beefed up in area.

J&K Arnia encounter: 3 civilians, 3 jawans and 4 terrorists dead; Army moves tanks for final assault
Thu, Nov 27, 2014

Three terrorists have also been killed in the encounter.

BJP, PDP play waiting game on manifestos
Thu, Nov 27, 2014

Sources said the BJP is avoiding releasing a manifesto as it fears that its softened stand on Article 370 might be exploited by opponents.