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Moderate to heavy snowfall expected in Jammu-Kashmir

The statement issued said that the disturbance will affect different areas of Jammu, Kashmir and Ladakh regions which are expected to receive light to moderate rain and snow.

What is J&K's sextortion law?

J&K is the state in the country to have a separate legislation banning sexual exploitation of women.


J&K: Two militants killed in encounter with security forces in Sopore

Security forces launched a cordon and search operation in BrathKalan area following information about the presence of militants, a police official said on Wednesday,

Supreme Court dismisses plea on dissolution of J&K House

The petition has embarrassed the BJP, which has supported the Governor's decision.

NIA to probe Kishtwar killings

BJP state secretary Anil Parihar and his brother Ajit Parihar were shot dead from close range by unidentified gunmen in Kishtwar town earlier this month.

Omar Abdullah to initiate legal action against BJP over 'terror-friendly' parties remark

Omar Abdullah: "One of their (tv) channels was even claiming that this mahaghatbandan (of PDP, NC, Congress) was hatched in Dubai and London by Pakistan..."


J&K cop killed as militants target police station

The militants decamped with rifles, according to reports. Another policeman was critically injured in the attack.

Jammu-Kashmir panchayat polls to be held in 9 phases from November 17

In spite of unrest in the political paradigm of the Valley, the Panchayat polls are set to take place from November 17 to December 11 in nine phases in the state.

No change in date of local body polls, says J&K Chief Secretary

The chief secretary’s remarks come amid reports that polls might be deferred till next year.

After NC, PDP too decides to boycott local polls in Jammu and Kashmir, cites Article 35A row

The PDP passed a unanimous resolution that said that imposing elections in the state would “erode the credibility” of the electoral process in the state

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Passing out parade at an army base in Jammu and Kashmir

As many as 179 recruits from Jammu and Kashmir were formally inducted into the Indian Army after training.

J&K floods aftermath: Deluge of relief camps

Relief camps have mushroomed along the roads across the city, all with different loyalties.


J&K Floods: Thousands still trapped; rescue operations intensify

With thousands still trapped inside their homes, the death toll in Jammu and Kashmir due to the floods is likely to increase.

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Unaware of developments about selection of next CM: Omar Abdullah

Chennai, Jan 15 (ANI): Jammu and Kashmir former chief minister Omar Abdullah on Friday said that he was unaware of the developments regarding the election of the next Chief Minister of the state. He added that whatever be the decision, it should be for the welfare of the people of Jammu and Kashmir. He added that both Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) need to chart the future course of action.