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Some Amazing photos of Udhampur-Katra rail link

Katra Railway Station

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday inaugurated the Udhampur-Katra rail link by flagging of the Vaishno Devi Express. The 25 km stretch from Udhapmur to Katra has cost Rs 1100 crore and has taken nearly 12 years to be made. The train will pass through 10 tunnels covering a distance of 10.9 km. All tunnels are illuminated and the longer tunnels have been provided state of art ventilation and systems for safety and rescue. The tunnel number 23 is the longest on the section having a length of 3.120 km.

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No ‘wish list’ for PM Modi, will only demand the state’s right: Omar


Chief Minister Omar Abdullah today said he does not have a “wish list” for Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who will visit here later this week, but will only demand the State’s right. “I do not have a wish list. I am not going to him with a wish list. Whatever is the right of the state, we should get that and we want to have that. He is coming here for two functions related to the Central Government and nothing more than that,” Omar told reporters here. The Chief Minister said the State is not demanding more than what was its right. “We should get our share of electricity. We should get help in funding by the Planning Commission. We …

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Refugees to visit Modi’s door step in support of their demands

Jammu refugees to meet Narendra Modi

REFUGEES UNITED FRONT, an amalgam of various refugee organisations  is set to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi  and apprise him of the step motherly treatment being meted out to them by the successive State and central Governments instead of mitigating their genuine problems. Lashing out at the Congress-National Conference alliance  in the state Refugees United Front  also demanded immediate redressal of their pending issues for last more than 67 years. Addressing a press conference here today, Rajiv Chuni President of the Refugees United Front said they are looking forward to receive positive response from the BJP Government, particularly in view of the displaced community’s support to the party during Lok Sabha elections. He said the Refugee United Front had withdrawn …

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Omar earned not one but two invitations to attend Modi’s swearing-in ceremony

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Two days ago J&K Chief Minister Omar Abdullah was eagerly awaiting an invitation to attend the swearing-in ceremony of Narendra Modi. He even wrote on twitter that he is yet to receive an invitation. On Saturday Omar was upbeat. Reason he had not one but two invitations in his pocket. Speaking to media in Srinagar Omar said, “Yes, I have received two invitations from both President Pranab Mukherjee and letter from Narendra Modi. I will be attending the ceremony on Monday”. Earlier, Omar had posted a tweet saying he had not yet received the invitation for Modi’s swearing-in ceremony. Asked if he would be attending the function, Omar said “If Prime Minister of Pakistan can travel all the way from …

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Pak ready to welcome Modi, hopes to resolve differences and disputes

Pakistan welcome Modi

Pakistan today said it was looking forward to a visit by Narendra Modi as Indian Prime Minister and hoped that the two countries would resolve “differences and disputes” through an early dialogue. “We are ready to host Narendra Modi when he decides to visit Pakistan. Our Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has already extended an invitation to him,” Pakistan’s High Commissioner to India Abdul Basit said in an interaction with members of Pres Club of India. Basit said people in both the countries longed for peace and prosperity and it was, therefore, mutually incumbent to spare no effort towards resolving all the “bilateral differences and disputes”. He said Pakistan leadership was committed to a result- oriented dialogue process and hoped that …

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Modi was and is active RSS pracharak, not good for country: Azad

Ghulam Nabi Azad

Union Minister and Congress candidate from Udhampur-Doda Parliamentary Constituency, Ghulam Nabi Azad today said Narendra Modi is an active ‘pracharak’ of Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh, which is directly controlling the affairs of Bharatiya Janata Party. “Modi was and is active ‘pracharak’ of RSS and the major decisions in BJP will be taken by the RSS cadre but not the BJP stalwarts,” Mr Azad told a national news channel here this evening. The Union Minister was here in the town ahead of tomorrow’s polling of votes. “It is open now that RSS has direct control over BJP,” he said adding, “This time not the BJP but RSS contested the Lok Sabha elections.” Congress was blamed for many reasons and even the religious …

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Now Omar blames Modi for violence against Kashmiri students in Noida

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Kashmiris extend highest degree of hospitality and love to lakhs of Visitors and Yatris visiting Kashmir every year Criticising BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi for his anti-Kashmiri campaign and instigating university students against Kashmiri boys and girls seeking education in various universities of the country, Chief Minister Omar Abdullah today described it most unfortunate and an act of highest disregard. Cautioning Mr Modi against the fall-out and consequences of such anti-Kashmiri utterances, he said for mere political gain the BJP prime ministerial candidate is playing with the  fire. He said Mr Modi’s this uncalled for and dangerous act would create distress and dismay in the minds of young  generation. Addressing election rallies at Bandipora, Handwara and Pattan on Monday, …

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BJP wants to trifurcate J&K state: Omar

Omar Abdullah

Omar Abdullah blames Narendra Modi for inciting violence in Assam Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah today blamed Narendra Modi for inciting violence in Assam that left 32 Muslims dead. “In Assam, 30 Muslims were murdered. Why? Because BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi made a speech there and tried to incite people against Muslims. This is a fact. This truth cannot be denied,” Omar told an election rally at Tangmarg in Baramulla Lok Sabha constituency. Omar said that Modi, in his election rally in Assam three days earlier, had branded all Muslims living in that state as “Bangladeshis”, which resulted in the attacks on them. “Three days earlier, he (Modi) went there and branded all Muslims as Bangladeshis …

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How an ‘unpopular’ brother of PM going to strengthen the BJP: Omar

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Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah saturday took a dig at BJP leaders claiming how an unpopular brother of Prime Minister is going to strengthen the BJP. Commenting on the sudden entry of Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singhs step brother in to BJP at an election rally in Amritsar late Friday evening in the presence of Narendra Modi on the micro blogging site Omar saturday wrote, “The PM weakens the UPA yet somehow we are to believe that his unknown brother will strengthen the BJP. Mind boggling logic at work here”. Mocking at the BJP’s stand Omar further wrote,” So the BJP goes to town calling the PM irrelevant yet makes a song & dance of his brother joining …

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Modi wants to abrogate Article 370 and destroy J&K’s Special Status: Farooq Abdullah


Accusing Narendra Modi of wanting to spark another partition in the country, Union Minister and National Conference president Dr Farooq Abdullah today said the remarks made by a BJP leader that all opponents of his party’s prime ministerial candidate are Pakistan supporters, reflects the poison and venom that dictates the policies of the saffron party. Addressing a public meeting at Chadoora in central Kashmir district of Budgam, Dr Abdullah said that Mr Modi had an agenda of destruction and division and wanted to spark another partition in the country. BJP had made it amply clear in its manifesto that the party wanted a Uniform Civil Code in the country and this obviously implies that saffron party wants to banish the …

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