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Power minister criticises tardy implementation of schemes in Jammu & Kashmir

January 05, 2021 2:36 am

Speaking at a function at a convention centre in Jammu on Sunday, R K Singh said that after assuming charge of the Power Ministry, he decided to visit J&K, visit the then unified state in October 2017.

J&K admin ends tenure of Assembly Speaker Nirmal Singh

November 18, 2019 2:59 am

The notification came after Singh continued to function as Speaker even after Jammu and Kashmir’s Assembly ceased to exist on October 31.

Jammu and Kashmir: BJP wants some curbs to be put on ‘outsiders’ over land, govt jobs

August 11, 2019 3:52 pm

Senior BJP leader Nirmal Singh told The Sunday Express that they want a safeguard like a “domicile” certificate, so as to “protect the interests of locals in respect to land and state jobs”.

J&K Speaker Nirmal Singh removes state flag from his official car

August 07, 2019 3:06 am

With this, Nirmal Singh becomes the first Constitutional functionary to remove state flag from his official vehicle.

Bigg Boss 12 contestant Nirmal Singh: There's no difference between celebrities and commoners on the show

September 24, 2018 11:29 am

Before entering the house, Bigg Boss 12 contestant Nirmal Singh spoke exclusively to about his motive to enter the show.

Top J&K BJP leader ‘bought’ village land in Nagrota not up for sale

May 24, 2018 5:23 am

Asked whether Nirmal Singh or his wife got permission to construct the house, Jammu Development Authority’s vice-chairman R K Shewan said it is “not there in our records”.

House of shadows

May 21, 2018 12:08 am

BJP leaders in J&K have placed themselves at odds with army over land in Nagrota. State government must ensure due process.

Sack Nirmal Singh for anti-Army remarks: Jammu traders’ body to PM Modi

May 16, 2018 6:59 am

Nirmal Singh had landed into a controversy after his wife Mamta Singh started getting a house constructed near Army’s ammunition depot at Ban in Nagrota block.

J&K BJP leaders’ land row: Omar Abdullah seeks probe into Army’s concerns

May 13, 2018 7:15 am

Referring to the Army’s concerns over the construction, Omar said: “The truth is that had these (Nirmal Singh and Kavinder Gupta) been Kashmir-based politicians, and the Army had said this about us in the Valley, BJP people would have been screaming from the skies.”

J&K reshuffle: Deputy CM Nirmal Singh who backed Mebooba Mufti on Kathua case is out

April 30, 2018 7:11 am

Earlier, the BJP had asked all its ministers in the Mehbooba Mufti government, except Nirmal Singh, to resign after two of its ministers, Chander Prakash Ganga and Choudhary Lal Singh, had to quit over their stand in the Kathua rape and murder case.


Kriti Verma, Roshmi Banik and Nirmal Singh are out of Bigg Boss 12

June 22, 2020 6:15 pm

The second week of Bigg Boss 12 saw three evictions - Kriti Verma, Roshmi Banik and Nirmal Singh.

BJP to hold discussion with PDP on Govt formation: Nirmal Singh

January 13, 2016 11:11 am

Jammu, Jan 13 (ANI): Following the demise of chief minister Mufti Mohammed Sayeed, Jammu and Kashmir Deputy Chief Minister Nirmal Singh on Wednesday said the BJP will first hold talks with the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) before any final decision are made regarding the formation of the state government. Singh further emphasised that PDP would soon take a call on the matter and expressed faith that the outcome would be positive.

J-K Govt. formation: PDP will have to take first step: Ram Madhav

January 11, 2016 1:00 pm

New Delhi, Jan 11 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Ram Madhav on Monday put the onus on the People's Democratic Party (PDP) over the formation of a new government in Jammu and Kashmir, and said that they do not have any objection to PDP president Mehbooba Mufti becoming the Chief Minister. Jammu and Kashmir Deputy Chief Minister Nirmal Singh had earlier rubbished rumours of the PDP setting tough conditions for the BJP if they want to continue the alliance in the state.

Have no information on possible PDP-Cong. alliance: Nirmal Singh

January 11, 2016 9:14 am

Srinagar 11 Jan (ANI): Jammu and Kashmir Deputy Chief Minister Nirmal Singh on Monday rubbished rumours of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) setting tough conditions for the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) if they want to continue the alliance in the state. Singh also added that the BJP had no information on a possible coalition between the Congress and PDP.