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Situation In J-K Worsened After Abrogation Of Article 370: Mehbooba

Dec 20, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

The PDP leader alleged the youth of Jammu and Kashmir are driven to frustration so that they can ruin their lives by taking drugs or picking up guns to get killed.

What Now? Rumblings Within People’s Alliance On Road Map After J-K Council Polls

Jan 08, 2021 Naseer Ganai

NC leader says Peoples Alliance has lived its purpose and now should specify future goals.

Mainstream Political Parties In J&K Being Turned Into Scapegoats: Mehbooba Mufti

'Government of India is still pushing us to the wall and criminalising dissent,' the PDP leader said

J-K District Polls: Respect People's Verdict and Reinstate Special Status, Says Omar Abdullah

Dec 22, 2020 PTI

The results and trends are an 'important milestone' for the People's Alliance on Gupkar Declaration and should be an eye-opener for BJP, says the former CM

Internet In Govt Hospitals, SMS Services In Kashmir Valley To Be Restored On December 31 Midnight

The decision to restore SMS services comes a day after five political leaders belonging to National conference (NC), Congress and PDP were released from detention.

21 March, 2019

BJP's Choice Of Candidates For Kashmir Surprises No One

Naseer Ganai

Analysts in Srinagar say that the real test for the BJP in 2019 Lok Sabha polls would be on the two parliamentary constituencies of Jammu.

07 January, 2019

Alliance With BJP Was Like Taking 'Glass Of Poison', Says Mehbooba Mufti

Naseer Ganai

She said when her PDP was established in 1999, the party had made it clear that without talking to Pakistan no solution of Kashmir issue is possible. “It was the time when some politicians here would say that Pakistani Kashmir should be bombed but we advocated for the dialogue,” she said.

18 December, 2018

'God Save! They Have Not Given Voting Rights To Cows': Mehbooba Mufti Takes A Dig At BJP

Outlook Web Bureau

She said there was a huge difference between former PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee's regime and the current one under PM Narendra Modi.

21 November, 2018

As J&K Governor Dissolves Assembly, Mehbooba Mufti Appears To Be The Winner

Naseer Ganai

Within 24 hours, Mufti not only stopped the exodus of her party legislators toward Sajad Lone’s third front but also halted the BJP’s march to form the government in J&K. She also got herself rehabilitated by no less than her chief political foe, Omar Abdullah.

21 November, 2018

PDP, NC, Congress Forming Alliance On Pakistan’s Direction: BJP

Outlook Web Bureau

BJP senior leader Kavinder Gupta remarks came minutes after senior PDP leader and former Minister for Finance Altaf Bukhari said talks were on between the three parties.

23 August, 2018

Vohra’s Removal: When Delhi Sprung Surprise On Mehbooba, Repeated It On J&K Governor

Naseer Ganai

“Vohra’s removal was surprising. He was removed unceremoniously and without he having any prior information,” a senior politician says.


29 July, 2018

No Buyers For Mehbooba's Crocodile Tears In Valley: Farooq Abdullah

Outlook Web Bureau

Abdullah, who is MP from Srinagar Lok Sabha constituency, was reacting to the speech of the PDP president at the party's foundation day function in Srinagar on Saturday in which she described allying with the BJP as "drinking a cup of poison".

28 July, 2018

PDP’s Decision To Enter Into Alliance With BJP Was Like Consuming 'A Cup Of Poison': Mehbooba Mufti

Naseer Ganai

Mehbooba said after the death of her father, she was not interested in continuing with the coalition.

13 July, 2018

Not One New Militant Will Be Created With PDP Break-Up: Omar On Mufti's Remark

Outlook Web Bureau

On the sidelines of the Martyr's Day celebration earlier in the day, Mufti had said that any attempts made by New Delhi to break the PDP would be met by "dangerous outcomes."

13 July, 2018

If New Delhi Tries To Break PDP, There Will Be Consequences, Warns Mehbooba Mufti

Outlook Web Bureau

Mufti invokes 1987, Salahuddin and Yasin Malik, while warning Delhi of consequences if it tries to break PDP.

11 July, 2018

PDP-BJP Alliance Has Pushed J&K Into Throes Of Turmoil, Uncertainty: Omar Abdullah

Outlook Web Bureau

The National Conference leader said Mehbooba Mufti owes the people of J&K an apology


Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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