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SC to take 'in-chamber' decision on listing of plea challenging Article 35-A

The apex court had on August 31 deferred till January the hearing on the pleas challenging the constitutional validity of Article 35 A, which provides special rights and privileges to natives of J-K.

published on : 22nd January 2019

SC poser to J-K government on resettlement law

A bench headed by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi asked the state government's counsel to take instruction on the issue and posted the matter for further hearing on January 22.

published on : 13th December 2018

To prevent BJP-RSS from having "field day", Congress to contest Jammu and Kashmir panchayat polls

The Jammu and Kashmir unit of the Congress said Wednesday it would contest the upcoming urban local bodies and panchayat polls in the state.

published on : 19th September 2018

Nitish Kumar's JD (U) to contest Jammu and Kashmir civic, panchayat elections

The JD(U) leader said people were very happy that the polls were taking place after a very long time.

published on : 19th September 2018

Jammu and Kashmir panchayat polls to be held in nine phases starting November 17

The polls would be held through ballot and migrant Kashmiri Pandits can also vote through postal ballots, the CEO said.

published on : 16th September 2018

Article 35-A row: National Conference calls all-party meeting to discuss legal challenges

The meeting was called by NC president Farooq Abdullah at his residence in Gupkar area of the city.

published on : 13th September 2018

Jammu and Kashmir likely to defer municipal polls after PDP, National Conference's boycott call

The Congress will announce its decision on participation in these elections at a press conference here late

published on : 12th September 2018

Article 35-A row: National Conference president Farooq Abdullah warns of boycotting Lok Sabha, Assembly polls

The NC has already announced that it would not participate in the municipal and panchayat polls scheduled in October-December.

published on : 8th September 2018

National Conference threatens to boycott local body polls in Jammu & Kashmir

The Governor administration has announced holding of 4-phase municipal and 8-phase panchayat polls in the state from October to December.

published on : 6th September 2018

Having a separate constitution for Jammu and Kashmir was an aberration: Ajit Doval

His remarks on Kashmir come at a time the Supreme Court is hearing pleas challenging the constitutional validity of Article 35-A of the Constitution.​

published on : 5th September 2018

Article 35-A row: People's Democratic Party criticises Additional Solicitor General's stand in Supreme Court

Article 35-A, which was incorporated in the Constitution by a 1954 Presidential Order, accords special rights and privileges to the citizens of Jammu and Kashmir.

published on : 3rd September 2018

Article 35-A row: Life limps back to normalcy after two-day strike in Kashmir

Business and other activities also resumed in the twin central Kashmir districts of Budgam and Ganderbal.

published on : 1st September 2018

Debate shifts from azadi to Article 35-A in Jammu and Kashmir

The mainstream political parties, Congress and Kashmir-based legislators and parties, lawyers, civil society groups and traders are now talking about safeguarding Article 35-A.

published on : 23rd August 2017

Article 35-A becomes political flashpoint in Jammu and Kashmir

The political parties in the State have shown urgency to join hands to safeguard Article 35-A, which grants special rights and privileges to J&K citizens.

published on : 9th August 2017

Farooq Abdullah warns of severe consequences than 2008 Amarnath land agitation if Article 35-A abrogated

Separatists call shutdown in Kashmir on Aug 12 against abrogation of Article 35-A

published on : 7th August 2017