Akhilesh hints at contesting Lok…

  Lucknow: Former Uttar …

Goel for security to man who too…

  New Delhi: Minister of…

Devendra Fadnavis joins PM at Da…

  Mumbai: Maharashtra Ch…

Kerala Governor skips anti-Centr…

  Thiruvananthapuram: Ke…

J&K considering amnesty to s…

  Jammu: Jammu and Kashm…

Will not allow 'Padmaavat' scree…

  Jaipur: Shri Rajput Ka…

Indian Navy's all-women sailing …

  Port Stanley (Falkland…

Loya issue 'serious', will exami…

  New Delhi: The Supreme…

Javi Gracia named Watford coach

  London: Watford Footba…

Delhi Assembly to get a dose of …

  New Delhi: On a Januar…

«
»
TwitterFacebookPinterestGoogle+

Tag Archives: Mehbooba Mufti

J&K considering amnesty to second-time stone pelters: Mehbooba

  Jammu: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Monday said her government was considering amnesty to second-time stone pelters in the Kashmir Valley. The Chief Minister, replying to a question in the upper house of the Assembly, said: “The government is reviewing the cases of second-time offenders involved in stone pelting protests.” The government…

Read more

547 suicides in J&K in two years

  Jammu: A total of 547 people committed suicide in Jammu and Kashmir in the last two years, Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti said on Wednesday. Of these, 275 cases were registered in 2017 while 272 were registered in 2016, she said in a written reply to a question by National Conference MLA Mubarak Gul.…

Read more

Opposition boycotts J&K CM’s speech

  Jammu: The opposition on Wednesday boycotted Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti’s speech in the Assembly demanding a statement on the killing of a youth in Kulgam district. After the House met here, members from the National Conference and Congress and some independent legislators created uproar in the House, demanding a statement from the…

Read more

J&K has ‘always’ preferred ballot over bullet: Mehbooba

  Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Tuesday expressed the hope that people in the state will prefer the ballot over the bullet in the just-announced panchayat elections like they have always done. “I am very pleased to announce that the long overdue Panchayat elections in Jammu and Kashmir will be held from…

Read more

Mehbooba lauds India’s vote in UN defying US on Jerusalem

  Jammu: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti said on Friday she was proud of India’s decision to vote in the UN against the US recognising Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. “Very proud to see that India joined over 100 countries at the UN to vote against recognising Jerusalem as the official capital of…

Read more

J&K to regularise services of 60K daily wagers

  Jammu: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Wednesday said the state government will regularise the services of 60,000 casual labourers and daily wagers. In a statement issued on Twitter, Mufti said the move was to provide sustainable livelihood to those who need it the most. “Hard work and dedication must always be recognised…

Read more

Visit Tihar Jail to ensure Kashmiris inmates’ welfare, Farooq tells Mehbooba

  Srinagar: National Conference President Farooq Abdullah Wednesday demanded that Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti should visit Tihar Jail to find out the condition of Kashmiri inmates there. Interacting with media at his party’s ‘Nawa-e-Subha’ headquarters here, he said, “The Chief Minister should visit Tihar Jail and ensure the safety of Kashmiris lodged there.…

Read more

Mehbooba Mufti announces amnesty to first-time stone pelters

  Jammu: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti has announced amnesty to first-time stone pelters, officials said on Thursday. In a Twitter post on Wednesday night, Mufti said: “It gives me immense satisfaction to restart the process of withdrawing FIRs against first-time offenders of stone pelting. “My government had initiated the process in May 2016…

Read more

Dineshwar Sharma calls on J&K Governor, CM

  Jammu: Centre’s Special Representative on J&K Dineshwar Sharma on Thursday called on state Governor N.N. Vohra and Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti here, an official statement said. It said that Sharma, the Special Representative of the Government of India for the Dialogue in Jammu and Kashmir, who is currently visiting the State and meeting representatives of…

Read more

Mehbooba meets Rajnath in Delhi

  New Delhi: Home Minister Rajnath Singh met Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti here on Thursday, days after the Centre named former Intelligence Bureau chief Dineshwar Sharma as its interlocutor for talks in the troubled state. “The meeting began at around 11 a.m. and went on for an hour and a half,” a Home…

Read more