16 Jun 2015
New Delhi: The Centre today announced an additional package of Rs 2,437 crore for reconstruction and rehabilitation of flood-ravaged Jammu and Kashmir. Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and Home Minister Rajnath Singh, in a joint press conference, said Rs 2,602 crore had already been released last year by the government to help the state in relief and rehabilitation work.
30 May 2015
Srinagar: Days after Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar ruled out revocation of AFSPA from Jammu and Kashmir, Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed today said his government would "achieve its objective" with regard to the controversial Act in the state.
08 May 2015
Jammu: BJP is not power hungry but it has entered into an alliance with PDP for the development of Jammu and Kashmir, a party functionary said.
04 Jun 2015
Jammu: Union Minister Jitendra Singh today said the last word on scrapping of AFSPA should come from the security agencies and not political functionaries in Jammu and Kashmir.
30 Apr 2015
Jammu: Jammu and Kashmir government is keen on developing socio-economic status of people living in backward areas, Speaker of Legislative Assembly Kavinder Gupta on Thursday said.
18 Apr 2015
Katra: In the backdrop of anti-India slogans raised by separatists leaders at a rally in Srinagar, Union Minister Jitendra Singh on Saturday said the state government is capable to deal with any situation and urged people not to get panicky over the issue.
01 May 2015
Srinagar: With apprehension about spurt in infiltration attempts after the opening of snow-bound passes along the LoC, a senior police officer on Friday reviewed the law and order situation and directed for strengthening of the security apparatus.
08 Apr 2015
Jammu: Jammu and Kashmir Assembly on Wednesday introduced two bills to increase the terms of chairperson and members of the the State Human Rights Commission and Accountability Commission to five years and the upper age limit for their eligibility to 75 years.
22 May 2015
Srinagar: Working president of the Opposition National Conference, Omar Abdullah on Friday hit out at PDP-BJP coalition government in Jammu and Kashmir over the remarks of Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on the strategy of eliminating militants in the state.
04 May 2015
Srinagar: The Jammu and Kashmir government on Monday sought to put at rest the controversy over issuing Permanent Resident Certificate (PRC) at school level saying it will follow the legal procedure and certificates would not be issued at educational institutions.