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Jammu and Kashmir Bifurcation

Jammu and Kashmir loses special status, state to be Union Territory


The long haul in Kashmir

August 09, 2020 6:26 pm

The situation remains fragile, the saving grace is that forces to bring about a positive change are in place

Article 370 and Territorial Pluralism

August 05, 2020 8:22 pm

As we celebrate the deity who gave up his throne to honour the promise made by his father, it may be time to adhere to the promise of federalism, autonomy that the Constitution made to Kashmir.

Explained: When Junagadh voted to join India, and Pakistan got just 91 votes

February 18, 2021 2:42 pm

Pakistan unveiled a new political map that includes Junagadh, in coastal Gujarat, whose decision to join India in 1947, formalised through a Plebiscite in 1948, was not accepted by Pakistan then.

Jammu & Kashmir News highlights: BJP celebrates first anniversary of revocation of Article 370

August 06, 2020 6:52 am

Jammu and Kashmir Article 370 News highlights: Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, medical emergencies and movement of staff with valid cards and passes issued by the administration have been exempted from the restrictions.

Online open, 3.7 lakh get domicile in a month, 78% of them in Jammu

August 01, 2020 9:21 am

Sources in the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) said that between June 22, when the online facility was launched, and last week, over 2.9 lakh people were granted domicile certificates in Jammu against 79,300 in the Valley.

Valley parties slam govt, say it is working on ‘disempowerment’ plan despite pandemic

May 21, 2020 12:29 am

On Monday, the J&K administration announced the rules for issuance of domiciles certificates in the Union Territory.

Covid lockdown is seen as a cover for Jammu and Kashmir

May 16, 2020 11:51 am

It is also imprisoned in intellectual, political, constitutional, strategic and moral lockdowns.

Restore statehood, conduct elections: Omar Abdullah on domicile law

April 05, 2020 8:51 am

“It is high time the people of J&K get to decide the laws that will govern them rather than being subjected to the whims and fancies of the centre where orders are issued in the morning and changes to the same order issued in the evening," Omar Abdullah tweeted.

Centre defines new domicile rule for J&K, includes those who have lived in UT for 15 years

April 02, 2020 2:29 am

The definition expands to include those who have "studied for a period of seven years and appeared in class 10th/12th examination in an educational institution located in the UT of J&K.”

Article 370: Supreme Court refuses to refer pleas to larger bench

March 02, 2020 10:54 am

The five-judge bench headed by Justice N V Ramana will continue to hear the pleas.


Kashmir: Curfew, restrictions mark first anniversary of Article 370 abrogation

August 05, 2020 5:40 pm

Today marks the completion of one year of the abrogation of special status to Jammu and Kashmir under Article 370. Keeping security in mind, the UT administration has imposed curfew across the Kashmir valley, which came into force since Monday late evening.

See photos: J&K celebrates first Independence Day after abrogation of Article 370

August 15, 2019 2:40 pm

Amid tight vigil, Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik on Thursday hoisted the national flag in Srinagar’s Sher-e-Kashmir stadium to mark the state’s first Independence Day celebration since the revocation of Article 370 and Article 35A earlier this month.