The community leaders demanded a separate homeland within Union Territory for them in the Valley, their settlement at one place within Kashmir and the issuance of a white paper to fix responsibility for their genocide and forced migration.
Sitharaman said there is no necessity to relate the National Register of Citizens (NRC) and National Population Register with the CAA.
According to UNICEF, the last two countries where wild polio still occurs are Pakistan and Afghanistan. "In five out of eight countries in South Asia (Sri Lanka, Maldives, Bhutan, Nepal and Bangladesh), more than 90 per cent of children have been fully immunized," says UNICEF.
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Chopra was suffering from 'terminal cancer' and had been admitted to the Medanta Hospital about three weeks ago. He passed away in the afternoon, sources said.
The move is in keeping with the Railway Manual which says the name of a railway station on platform signboards should be written in the second official language of the state concerned after Hindi and English, Chief Public Relations Officer, Northern Railway, Deepak Kumar said.
Last week, the Kerala government had filed a petition in the Supreme Court under Article 131 and sought to declare the CAA unconstitutional.
"Our purpose is to fight the sinister purpose of Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA) and the National Population of Register (NPR) and mobilise public opinion against them. Our stated position is that we will not agree to NPR being rolled out from April 2020," the Congress leader said.
NITI Aayog member V K Saraswat Saturday said that the Union Territory's economy was not significantly affected by the internet suspension and the data service was only used to watch "dirty films".
In December, Dhindsa had revolted against the way the party is being run by the Badal family and questioned the leadership of SAD president Sukhbir Singh Badal.
"It was during this period in 2016, that Adnan Sami was given citizenship. This proves all allegations against us are wrong," Nirmala Sitharaman said.
Culture Ministry sources confirmed that 74-year-old Misra, who quit as Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Principal Secretary in August last year, has been appointed through a January 14 order.
The number of accident-related deaths stood at 113 in 2017, 260 in 2016 and 193 in 2015, while suicide cases stood at 60 in 2017, 74 in 2016 and 60 in 2015, the NCRB data from the corresponding years showed.
"We don't understand why (the Indian government) did it. It was not necessary," Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikha Hasina said.
"They (intellectuals) are saying that they will not show the papers... But I am saying that days are not far away when they will not be in a position even to show their faces," Dilip Ghosh said.
"When workers of RSS say that this country belongs to Hindus and 130 crore people are Hindu, it doesn't mean that we want to change anyone's religion, language or caste..." Mohan Bhagwat said.
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Home Minister Anil Vij gives green signal, CM ML Khattar to take a final call
Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray has convened a meeting over the issue at the state secretariat in Mumbai on Monday.
Officers handling project want at least 18 months . BEL submits financial proposal of Rs 270 cr for the project