Sunday, Nov 27, 2022

JK polls


Police cars, campaign crunched, a candidate steps out of J&K cold

November 27, 2020 2:11 pm

With two days to go for the first phase, and criticism from the mainstream PAGD alliance of being kept away from the electorate, the candidates are flanked by security personnel and chaperoned to their constituencies.

Hindu-majority village sets example of communal harmony, elects Muslim man as Panch in J-K

December 08, 2018 2:15 pm

Incidentally, Hussain's is the only Muslim family in the 450-odd residents of the village. He is living with his wife, five sons and a daughter-in-law and has married off all his four daughters.

Sixth phase of panchayat polls in J&K tomorrow

November 30, 2018 9:52 pm

Polling will be held at 3,174 polling stations — 410 in Kashmir division and 2,764 in Jammu division — from 0800 hours to 1400 hours during this phase, officials said.

J&K panchayat polls: Kashmir records 19% voting, Jammu region 61% in fifth phase

November 29, 2018 4:13 pm

Poonch district in Jammu region recorded the highest polling of 72 per cent, while Pulawama district in central Kashmir recorded the lowest at 0.2 per cent, the officials said.

J-K local body poll dates announced, to be held in four phases from October 8

September 15, 2018 9:31 pm

Municipal polls in Jammu and Kashmir will be held in four phases from October 8, the state Chief Election Officer (CEO) Shaleen Kabra announced on Saturday. 

BJP clarifies Mufti Sayeed's remark

March 02, 2015 10:56 am

Mufti’s statement has embarrassed the party, admitted a BJP leader.

Council polls: PDP set to contest 6 seats, BJP 5

February 16, 2015 9:22 am

Fear of losing Valley seat forced PDP, BJP to intensify govt formation talks.

BJP-PDP talks on but no word on controversial issues

February 09, 2015 2:36 am

The party also said the result of Delhi election will have no impact on government formation in J&K.

PDP’s Baig under attack for refugee remark

February 04, 2015 2:23 am

The National Conference termed the PDP MP’s remarks as “absurd”.

PDP, BJP won’t fight each other in RS polls

January 28, 2015 2:31 am

Omar meets Sonia, says will back Cong candidate Azad.


Record voter turnout in Jammu and Kashmir polls

November 25, 2014 6:36 pm

Voting began on Tuesday for the first phase of polling for Assembly elections in Jharkhand and Jammu and Kashmir.