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NC leader’s PSO killed in attack by militants

Police sources said Reyaz was in his civvies and without a weapon at the time of the attack. “He was at the main entrance and inside, there was a meeting going on. After hearing the gunshots, the security personnel deployed with the NC leader also fired in air."

Sri Ram Sena J&K president Rajiv Mahajan joins NC

Rajiv Mahajan expressed hope that all right-minded people would come together and strengthen secular forces to foil the machinations of "divisive elements" who were creating a wedge between various segments of the society.

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J&K: How 8% vote share got NC three seats when 28% got Congress none

This dichotomy is explained by the varying performance and extent of parties’ participation in the three regions of Kashmir, Jammu, and Ladakh.

BJP won't allow two prime ministers in India: Amit Shah

Shah's remarks came at a poll rally, in response to National Conference leader Omar Abdullah's recent suggestion of having a separate prime minister for Kashmir.

Movement of convoys chokes highway traffic, NC questions ban logic

Nothing proves the mindlessness of the order more than Army movement on ‘unsafe’ days, NC leader Omar Abdullah said.

J&K: First off block, Baramulla holds good news for polls, not for PDP

The real contest is between the National Conference (NC), Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and Sajad Lone’s People’s Conference (PC).

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Have to save country from communal forces: Farooq Abdullah

In the run-up to the polls, the NC has sharpened its attack on the Centre and PM Narendra Modi.

Decision 2019: Farooq Abdullah files nomination papers for Srinagar Lok Sabha seat

The Srinagar Lok Sabha seat is spread over three districts of Srinagar, Budgam and Ganderbal. It has 12,90,318 voters who will cast their votes at 1,716 polling stations. The last date for filing nomination papers for the second phase is March 26.

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

Rizwan Pandit, 28, who was arrested in connection with a terror case, died in police custody during the intervening night of Monday and Tuesday.

J&K: National Conference leader shot at by militants

The injured has been identified as Mohammed Ismail Wani and is the block president of Bijebhara block in South Kashmir.

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Kashmiris brave cold weather to cast vote in phase 3 of polling in J-K

The phase three polling began in Jammu and Kashmir amid high security. Polling is taking place in the Valley in the backdrop of recent militant attacks.

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Express Eye for Detail 14: J&K crisis, Sushma Swaraj out of 2019 race, American tourist in Andaman and more

This week we look at the strange situation in Jammu & Kashmir where a fax machine is all it took to stop three parties from coming together and forming the government. What it means for Sushma Swaraj to opt out of the 2019 general election and the c

J&K political drama: Omar Abdullah, Mehbooba Mufti find themselves in a strange situation

National Conference chief Omar Abdullah said that PDP and NC coming together is not the best idea for mainstream politics in J&K. But today, both he and PDP chief Mehbooba Mufti find themselves in a strange situation.

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'It doesn't help when 14-16 leaders sit on stage and blast PM Modi. It allows him to play victim... Must work at state-level'

In this edition of Idea Exchange Former J&K chief minister Omar Abdullah expresses concern over the recent political killings in Jammu and Kashmir and says that the Centre's lack of clarity on J&K is worrying.

Delay in govt. formation bad for state: Farooq Abdullah

Jammu, Jan 17 (ANI): National Conference patron Farooq Abdullah on Sunday said that delay in government formation in Jammu and Kashmir is bad for the state as it is a border state. He further said that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) should form the government as they had mandate in the assembly elections.

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