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Kashmir Elections: Round one to democracy Nov 28, 6:26 pm
Jammu, Nov. 28 (ANI): The first round of elections in Jammu and Kashmir on November 25 has given all those anxious for a return to normalcy good reason to hope. The massive response with an across the board average of 70 percent turnout in the state was a record. This was evidence of a change in the mood from the days of 1996. At least in some parts. The young, many of whom were born after 1989, and women, the biggest sufferers of the turmoil, voted in large numbers.
Free J-K from family politics, says PM Modi Nov 28, 5:12 pm
Poonch (J-K), Nov. 28 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday urged the people of Jammu and Kashmir to make the state free of family politics.
Udhampur, Nov. 28 (ANI): Asserting that corruption, looting and emotional blackmailing has become a habit of politicians in Jammu and Kashmir, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said the ruling and the opposition parties here are critical of him as he has foiled their strategy to loot the state .
Poonch (Jammu and Kashmir), Nov. 28 (ANI): Residents of Poonch in Jammu and Kashmir said on Friday that they expect Prime Minister Narendra Modi to announce something substantial for the youth of the state.
Karachi, Nov 28 (ANI): Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has said that the country wants a significant dialogue with India on all issues.
PM Modi to address two election rallies in J-K Nov 28, 9:26 am
Poonch (Jammu and Kashmir), Nov. 28 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi is scheduled to address two election rallies in Jammu and Kashmir ahead of the second phase of Assembly elections.
Army's operation to eliminate militants in R S Pura still on Nov 28, 9:18 am
RS Pura (Jammu and Kashmir), Nov. 28 (ANI): Security forces' operation to eliminate the militants in Pindi Kathar area of R S Pura in Jammu and Kashmir is reportedly still in progress.
Arnia encounter still ongoing: MoS Defence Nov 27, 5:56 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 27 (ANI): Minister of State for Defence Rao Inderjit Singh on Thursday evening confirmed that the gun battle between militants and security forces at the Pindi post of Jammu and Kashmir's R S Pura Sector is still going on.
BSF confirms death of three civilians in Arnia encounter(Update) Nov 27, 5:23 pm
RS Pura (Jammu and Kashmir), Nov. 27 (ANI): The Border Security Force (BSF) on Thursday confirmed that three civilians and three militants had lost their lives, while three Army men were left injured in the ongoing gun battle between militants and security forces at the Pindi post of Jammu and Kashmir's R S Pura Sector.
New Delhi, Nov. 27 (ANI): Former Deputy Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. (retired) Raj Kadyan, on Thursday said that nine army men, including a Junior Commissioned Officer (JCO) of 53 Rashtriya Rifles, indicted for killing two teenagers in Jammu and Kashmir's Budgam district earlier this month will be tried after permission and taken for court martial thereafter.
Govt. monitoring encounter in Arnia Sector, says Rajnath Nov 27, 2:04 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 27 (ANI): Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday said the government is keeping an eye on the encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Arnia Sector.
One killed in encounter between militants, security forces in J-K Nov 27, 12:47 pm
RS Pura (J-K), Nov. 27 (ANI): A soldier has reportedly been killed in a gun battle between the militants and security forces in Pindi post of Jammu and Kashmir's RS Pura sector today.
New Delhi, Nov. 27 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Thursday welcomed Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah's praise for Prime Minister Narendra Modi's foreign policy, saying he has acknowledged the reality that the latter has emerged as a major voice on the global political platform.
Budgam firing: Army indicts nine soldiers for teenagers' death Nov 27, 10:51 am
New Delhi, Nov. 27 (ANI): The Army on Thursday indicted nine soldiers, including a Junior Commissioned Officer (JCO) of 53 Rashtriya Rifles, for killing two teenagers in Jammu and Kashmir's Budgam district earlier this month.
New Delhi, Nov. 26 (ANI): Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju has said that there are no intelligence inputs that Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) is trying to gain ground among the youth in Kashmir.
Omar wants India-Pak issues to be resolved Nov 26, 1:13 pm
Srinagar, Nov. 26 (ANI): Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah said on Wednesday that he wanted issues between India and Pakistan to be resolved at the earliest.
New Delhi, Nov. 25 (ANI): Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday lauded the high voter turnout in the first phase of the assembly elections in Jammu and Kashmir and Jharkhand, stating that it is an indicator of the strength of India's democracy.
Assembly polls: J-K, Jharkhand witness increase in voter turnout Nov 25, 6:49 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 25 (ANI): Over 70 percent polling was recorded on the first day of the polling in Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday. The polling percentage, which is higher as compared to both the Lok Sabha elections held earlier this year and the previous state assembly polls, is likely to go up.
BJP spreading hatred, anger among people: Rahul Gandhi Nov 25, 5:14 pm
Poonch, Nov. 25 (ANI): Asserting that it was the former UPA regime which brought peace in Jammu and Kashmir, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday accused the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) at the Centre of spreading hatred and anger among the people.
Election Commission bans exit polls in Jharkhand, J-K Nov 25, 3:19 pm
Ranchi, Nov.25 (ANI): The Election Commission has banned exit polls of any kind in poll-bound Jharkhand and Jammu and Kashmir.
48 percent polling in Jharkhand till 1 p.m.: Reports Nov 25, 2:32 pm
Ranchi/Srinagar, Nov. 25 (ANI): About 48 percent polling has reportedly been recorded till 1 p.m. in Jharkhand, and about 35 percent polling has been recorded in Jammu and Kashmir in the first phase of assembly elections in these two states.
Ganderbal voters say boycotting of polls not an option Nov 25, 2:32 pm
Ganderbal (J-K), Nov. 25 (ANI): Voters in Jammu and Kashmir's Ganderbal District said boycotting elections is never beneficial.
Army Chief to visit Jammu and Kashmir today: Sources Nov 25, 12:49 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 25 (ANI): Army Chief General Dalbir Singh Suhag will undertake a one-day visit to Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday to review the security situation in the state where Assembly polls are currently underway, according to sources.
Explosion in Bandipora as polls in J-K get underway Nov 25, 11:52 am
Srinagar, Nov.25 (ANI): Television channels are reporting an explosion as having taken place in Jammu and Kashmir's Bandipora District on Tuesday morning.
PM Modi urges for large voter turnout in J-K, Jharkhand polls Nov 25, 9:38 am
New Delhi, Nov. 25 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday urged the people of Jammu and Kashmir and Jharkhand to come up in large number to cast their votes as both the states enter their first phase of assembly elections.
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