The BJP has dismissed the allegations of People's Democratic Party president Mehbooba Mufti that the party has dropped Vajpayee's policy on Jammu and Kashmir. It said that it's in line with the policy that Prime Minister Narendra Modi had invited Pakistan prime minister Nawaz Sharif for his swearing-in ceremony.
The Bharatiya Janata Party, which is on its 'mission 44+' in Jammu and Kashmir, is getting a positive signal from the nomadic community in the state.
Militants taking shelter in the Kalaroos forests of Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara District have reportedly killed an Indian Army soldier and injured another in an encounter on Saturday morning.
The ruling National Conference (NC) and opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) members on Saturday engaged in a war of words in the Jammu and Kashmir assembly over the alleged Marhama land scam.
The Jammu and Kashmir assembly was in a state of pandemonium on Saturday following a hue and cry over the state government's discrimination in sanctioning funds for the Jammu region.
Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad on Thursday accused Pakistan army of 'fully backing and guiding' Rangers in firing on civilian areas in the Indian side of the border and warned that such incidents would not be tolerated, he told reporters after visiting forward areas along international border (IB) in RS Pura.
Jammu and Kashmir Assembly Speaker,Mubarak Gul today appealed to the Centre and chief ministers of all the states to ensure safety and protection of students from Kashmir who are studying outside the state.
The residents of Pargwal area in Akhnoor had to endure a night of terror and inconvenience as Pakistan violated the ceasefire yet again hours after a flag meeting between the two sides on Wednesday.
The Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Council on Thursday directed Chief Secretary M Iqbal Khandey to ascertain the facts over the allegations of a legislator that some opposition party members were encroaching upon government land.
The directions to Khandey came from Legislative Council Chairman Amrit Malhotra after the ruling National Conference (NC ) members raised the issue when the House met in the morning.
Pandemonium over the alleged involvement of Sartaj Madni, a seinor leader of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), in land grabbing forced the speaker to adjourn the Jammu and Kashmir assembly Friday.
Opposition PDP, BJP and NPP on Thursday staged walkouts from the Jammu and Kashmir Assembly over different issues like discrimination in allotment of development funds to constituencies, rejection of resolution on rehabilitation of refugees from West Pakistan and rising inflation.
Hours after a flag meeting between BSF and Pak Rangers to defuse tension, Pakistani troops again violated the ceasefire by firing on forward Border Out Posts (BoPs) and civilian areas along the International Border in Jammu's Akhnoor sector.
Rajouri Villagers in Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri town have expressed their fears about their lives being under constant threat due to the repeated cease-fire violations by Pakistan troops along the International Border.
Jammu and Kashmir government on Wednesday said there was no specific security threat to the pilgrims at Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine in Reasi district of the state.
26 in Jammu and 6 in Kashmir were completed and the accused officials were convicted by the special court during 2011-14.