India News | Written by Sheikh Zaffar Iqbal | Wednesday May 6, 2015
One of the many candidates for next week's polytechnic entrance exams in Kashmir, one has made news already: Ms Kachir Gow. She might not be a prodigy, but she is unique. Kachir Gow is a brown cow. And her owner Abdul Rashid says come what may, he w...
Offbeat | Press Trust of India | Monday May 4, 2015
The admit card was issued by the Board in the name of Kachir Gaaw (Brown Cow), which is supposedly daughter of Gura Dand (Red Bull).
India News | Reported by Sunil Prabhu, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Monday April 20, 2015
The government today said in Parliament that privileges for Members of Parliament at airports will continue and there has been no proposal to curtail them.
India News | NDTV.com | Monday April 20, 2015
Full transcript of the NDTV Dialogues on the rehabilitation of Kashmiri Pandits.
Cheat Sheet | Reported by Sheikh Zaffar Iqbal; Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Wednesday April 8, 2015
The proposal to build "composite townships" for displaced Kashmiri Pandits has sparked a massive row in the Kashmir Valley. Opposition leader Omar Abdullah has warned against "ghettos." Separatist Yasin Malik has called for a "peaceful protest" and s...
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday March 31, 2015
Six people have died in mudslides and hundreds of people have left their homes in Kashmir after heavy rain over the weekend raised fears of floods in the valley.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday March 28, 2015
AAP today drew flak over the infighting from other parties which asked it to put its house in order and focus on delivering on its election promises made to the people of Delhi.
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday March 27, 2015
Legislators were seen pushing and manhandling each other as chaos erupted in the Jammu and Kashmir assembly this morning.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday March 26, 2015
Expressing hope that Indian cricket team would continue its winning streak, former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah has wished the team "best of luck" as the team take on Australia in the ICC World Cup semi-final today.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday March 22, 2015
Confusion and noise marred the budget session proceedings of the Jammu and Kashmir Assembly today as the opposition demanded a resolution over the twin terror attacks in Kathua and Samba districts.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday March 19, 2015
Former Chief Minister and National Conference leader Omar Abdullah today asserted that Article 370 of the Constitution cannot be scrapped and the special status accorded to Jammu and Kashmir cannot be eroded further.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday March 18, 2015
BJP MLA Kavinder Gupta was today elected unanimously as Speaker of the 12th Assembly of Jammu and Kashmir.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday March 18, 2015
The maiden 23-day-long budget session of the Mufti Sayeed Government in Jammu and Kashmir Assembly will begin today.
Opinion | Mani Shankar Aiyar | Tuesday March 17, 2015
In the week that has seen Mahatma Gandhi's statue being unveiled beside Winston Churchill's in London's Westminster Square, the question surely arises: what do governments gain by jailing political dissidents? Certainly, in the end, Gandhi, the convi...
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday March 16, 2015
Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah today brushed aside the Centre's explanation on the alleged snooping of Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi, asking why the Union Home Ministry did not come out with it immediately.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday March 8, 2015
Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Saturday said that he has no "regrets" that his government had detained Hurriyat hardliner Masarat Alam, who was released following the order of Chief Minister Mufti Mohammed Sayeed earlier in ...
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday March 3, 2015
Former Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir Omar Abdullah today took a dig at the BJP-PDP coalition in the state over delay in allocation of portfolios to the sworn ministers, saying they should "stop squabbling and start governing."
India News | Reported by Sheikh Zaffar Iqbal and Nazir Masoodi, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Monday March 2, 2015
A group of lawmakers from Jammu and Kashmir's People's Democratic Party, or PDP, has demanded that the mortal remains of executed Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru be handed over to his family.
India News | Written by Alok Pandey | Sunday March 1, 2015
A week after he resumed charge as Bihar Chief Minister, Nitish Kumar today addressed more than one lakh party workers at Patna's Gandhi Maidan, and had a single message for them - "Apologise to the people of Bihar".
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday March 1, 2015
Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah today took a dig at BJP ministers in the PDP-BJP coalition government, saying they swore allegiance to the same Constitution of the state which their party ideologue Shyama Prasad Mookerjee died t...
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Mala Das (with inputs from PTI) | Sunday March 1, 2015
Mufti Mohammad Sayeed, the veteran leader of the People's Democratic Party, is shortly to take oath as the chief minister of Jammu and Kashmir, bringing to an end the 49-day Governor's rule in the state. He is leading a historic alliance with the BJP...
People | Reported by Nazir Masoodi, Edited by Dilip Bobb | Sunday March 1, 2015
Mufti Mohammed Sayeed, 79, tok oath as the Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir for the second time today.
India News | Reported by Nazir Masoodi, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Tuesday February 10, 2015
The BJP's crushing defeat in the Delhi assembly elections will not have any effect on the government formation in Jammu and Kashmir, its prospective partner in the state, the People's Democratic Party, has said.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday February 10, 2015
Former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Omar Abdullah congratulated Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Arvind Kejriwal as his party headed for a landslide win in Delhi and wished him good luck.