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Jammu and Kashmir local body polls: 244 candidates elected uncontested, 2,990 in fray

The state’s two major political parties - National Conference and PDP - along with smaller parties, have boycotted the polls by linking their participation to the Centre's stand on Article 35A.

published on : 6th October 2018

Governor's rule not about deciding Article-35A: Jammu and Kashmir government

State chief secretary BVR Subrahmanyam said there was no link between the timing of holding panchayat elections in the state and deferment of hearing of the PIL challenging Article 35-A before SC.

published on : 25th September 2018

BJP unleashing misinformation campaign over Article 35A: National Conference

Rana said the Article 35A is anything but not 'anti national', as it forms important ingredient of the Constitution of India.

published on : 20th September 2018

Jammu and Kashmir panchayat polls: CPI(M) joins other regional parties' call for boycott

The CPI(M) is the third political party after National Conference and People's Democratic Party to stay away from the polls scheduled to be held from next month.

published on : 17th September 2018

J-K: Despite boycott, Election Commission to hold local body polls

The National Conference and Peoples Democratic Party have decided to boycott the polls because of the row over Article 35A, which grants special privileges to residents of the state.

published on : 16th September 2018

Centre likely to go ahead with panchayat polls in Jammu and Kashmir

The NC and the Peoples Democratic Party have meanwhile decided to boycott the polls saying that the central government is yet to declare its stand on Article 35A.

published on : 12th September 2018

If Article 370 scrapped, Jammu and Kashmir's relation with India will end: PDP chief Mehbooba Mufti

Mehbooba urged the Governor to focus on confidence-building measures so that the State is assured of the inviolability of constitutional guarantees.

published on : 11th September 2018

Row over Article 35A: PDP to boycott panchayat, municipal polls

Addressing reporters after the party meeting, former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister and PDP chief Mehbooba Mufti said they will not contest the polls as the prevailing situation was not favourable.

published on : 10th September 2018

Article 35A uncertainty muddies political waters in J&K

With the saffron brotherhood pushing for 35A to be struck down, the Modi government cannot possibly take a different stand.

published on : 10th September 2018

Jammu and Kashmir panchayat elections in peril after NC decides to boycott polls over Article 35A

After the NC decided to boycott the ULB and panchayat polls, the PDP of Mehbooba Mufti would find it difficult to participate in the polls.

published on : 9th September 2018

BJP slams National Conference chief Farooq Abdullah's call to boycott J-K local body polls

Abdullah on Saturday threatened to boycott Lok Sabha and Assembly elections also if the Centre fails to give an assurance on protecting the Articles 35A and 370 respectively.

published on : 9th September 2018

Shutdown over Article 35A affects life in Kashmir Valley

All shops, public transport, other businesses and educational institutions remained closed in Srinagar and other places in the valley.

published on : 31st August 2018

J-K government seeks adjournment of hearing on Article 35A in SC citing local body polls

The apex court is hearing a bunch of petitions in the matter, including the one filed by NGO We the Citizens seeking quashing of article 35-A, which confers special status to permanent residents.

published on : 29th August 2018

Article 35A: Kashmiris prefer quiet weddings, newspapers carry feast cancellation announcements

For the past a few days, newspapers in the Valley are filled with classified announcements cancelling wedding invitations, suggesting residents have decided to go for a subdued celebration.

published on : 28th August 2018

12 injured in clashes in Kashmir after rumours of SC scrapping Article 35A

Life came to halt in Anantnag and parts of Pulwama district in south Kashmir after rumours that Article 35-A has been scrapped.

published on : 27th August 2018
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