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Article 35A: National Conference protests ahead of Supreme Court hearing

On July 29, former chief minister Farooq Abdullah while addressing a public gathering asserted that any attempts made to assault Article 35A would be opposed by the NC.

published on : 4th August 2018

Japan ruling party under fire after MP Mio Sugita calls LGBT 'unproductive'

Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) politician Mio Sugita, an ally of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, sparked protests over an article she wrote in July questioning spending taxpayers' money on LGBT couples.

published on : 4th August 2018

National Conference moves Supreme Court in support of Article 35-A

The apex court is already seized of a batch of petitions in the matter, including the one filed by NGO We the Citizens seeking quashing of the article.

published on : 4th August 2018

Defer hearing on pleas against Article 35A: Jammu and Kashmir government tells Supreme Court

The SC is scheduled to hear four Public Interest Litigations challenging Article 35-A's constitutional validity.

published on : 3rd August 2018

Fiddling with Jammu and Kashmir's special status will have catastrophic ramifications: Mehbooba Mufti

Protests by the separatists, business and trade bodies and civil society organisations have rocked the Valley over the past few days against petitions demanding that Article 35A be repealed.

published on : 3rd August 2018

Protests against plea challenging Article 35A continues on third consecutive day in Jammu and Kashmir

The protests took place at several places across Kashmir today, a police official said, adding that the demonstrations remained peaceful.

published on : 3rd August 2018

CM K Chandrasekhar Rao going to Delhi today to get nod for new zonal system

The zonal system, which can come into force only after Article 371(D) of the Constitution is amended, needs the President’s approval.

published on : 3rd August 2018

Saifuddin Soz calls on Kashmir Governor N N Vohra, discusses concerns over Article 35A

Article 35A accords special rights and privileges to the Jammu and Kashmir citizens and denies property rights to a woman who marries a person from outside the state.

published on : 2nd August 2018

Eight members of banned Maoist outfit People's Liberation Front of India arrested

The security personnel recovered a country-made carbine machine gun, a double-barrelled gun, two cartridges of 12 bore, seven ammunition of 9 mm pistol, five mobile phones and other articles.

published on : 1st August 2018

Government for ban on female genital mutilation in Dawoodi Bohra community

The practice of female genital mutilation (FGM) in the Dawoodi Bohra community is violative of Articles 21 and 15, the Supreme Court said on Monday. 

published on : 31st July 2018

Separatists call two-day shutdown, warn of agitation against any fiddling of Article 35-A

Separatist leaders Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Mohammad Yasin Malik on Sunday deliberated on the possible outcome of the court hearing and called for a strike on August 5 and 6.

published on : 30th July 2018

Kashmir Separatists call for two day strike against "challenge" to Article 35A 

Article 35A of the constitution deals with the special rights and privileges of permanent residents of Jammu and Kashmir.

published on : 29th July 2018

Kerala Forest Minister K Raju releases Neelakurinji special edition of Aranyam magazine

The special edition, designed with a three-dimensional cover page, has a number of scientific articles on Neelakurinji in addition to details on 46 types of kurinji flowers. 

published on : 29th July 2018

Kerala Nair Service Society voices strong opposition to women entering Sabarimala

Parasaran said Article 25 (2) which throws open public Hindu religious institutions to all classes and sections of society can be applied only to social reforms and it does not apply to religion.

published on : 26th July 2018

Government told to file plea in SC under Art 300

YSRC Rajya Sabha MP Vijay Sai Reddy has demanded that the State government file a petition in the Supreme Court under Article 300 of the Constitution for protecting the interests of the State.

published on : 24th July 2018
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