Mob sets ablaze house where Burhan wani was killed

Mob sets ablaze house where Burhan wani was killed

A mob on Thursday set ablaze the house and orchard of Ghulam Mohammed Shaikh, the maternal uncle of one of the Hizbul Mujahideen militants, Sartaj Shaikh, who was killed along with Burhan Wani and another terrorist last Friday. The mob...
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Counting disrupted in Anantnag after bogus vote allegation

Counting disrupted in Anantnag after bogus vote allegation

Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti was leading by nearly 3,000 votes against her nearest rival as counting in this south Kashmir assembly constituency was briefly disrupted on Saturday after Congress supporters alleged that bogus votes were being counted in the nam...
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Mehbooba Mufti’s fate to be decided as vote count begins in Anantnag

Mehbooba Mufti’s fate to be decided as vote count begins in Anantnag

The counting of votes for byelection to the Anantnag constituency of south Kashmir is scheduled to be held at Government Degree College, Anantnag, on Saturday, three days after the polling on Wednesday. The results would declare the fate of Chief...
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PDP used goons, official machinery in Anantnag by-polls: Congress

PDP used goons, official machinery in Anantnag by-polls: Congress

Congress today blamed PDP for using muscle power and official machinery during polling in Anantnag on Wednesday. In a statement here a Congress spokesman said, “Despite having crossed all limits in just concluded Anantnag by-polls, the PDP- BJP coalition cou...
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32% polling recorded up to 5 pm in Anantnag segment

32% polling recorded up to 5 pm in Anantnag segment

As per the latest official reports, 32% polling was recorded in 40-Anantnag segment up to 5 P.m, an official spokesperson said. The polling started in the constituency at 7 am. Out of 26650 votes polled upto 5 p.m, 14380 are...
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Voting starts in Anantnag on dull note; Mehbooba in fray

Voting starts in Anantnag on dull note; Mehbooba in fray

Voting for the by-elections to this south Kashmir Assembly seat started Wednesday morning on a dull note. An overcast sky and the urge to sleep longer than usual after the morning prayers during the ongoing month of Ramadan kept most...
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Women voters in Anantnag pin hopes on state’s first woman CM for development and upliftment

Women voters in Anantnag pin hopes on state’s first woman CM for development and upliftment

In Anantnag advantage for Mehbooba Mufti With two days to go for the byelection, Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti has an advantage over other contestants to get an entry into the Assembly from the Anantnag constituency. Most women voters in the constituency...
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Complex voter form putting off Pandits : Anantnag bypoll

Complex voter form putting off Pandits : Anantnag bypoll

Have to fill time-consuming Form-M to prove they are migrants As Anantnag braces for the bypoll on June 22, displaced Kashmiri Hindus belonging to the constituency living in Jammu have to go through a complex process to prove they are...
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Strike cripples life in parts of South Kashmir

Strike cripples life in parts of South Kashmir

Strike crippled life in several parts of south Kashmir, where people are protesting against the arrest of six youths, including brother of a Hizbul Mujahideen (HM) commander, in connection with attack on a police party at Anantnag that left two...
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By-poll voting postponed by two days for Anantnag seat

By-poll voting postponed by two days for Anantnag seat

After communications from the state government, the Election Commission of India has postponed voting for Anantnag assembly seat by-election to June 22. “Following requests by various political parties including the PDP, NC and the Congress, state chief ...
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