Aug 05, 2019 05:27 PM IST
Advani, the longest serving BJP president, said the scrapping of Article 370 has been a part of the BJP's core ideology since the days of Jan Sangh.
- Aug 05, 2019 05:13 PM IST
At a time when sub-nationalism is assuming dangerous proportions not only within the country but in different parts of the world, a state within a state, as is the case with Jammu & Kashmir, cuts at the very concept of nationhood.
- Aug 05, 2019 05:10 PM IST
The Pakistan foreign office has called India's decision to abrogate Article 370 as ‘illegal’ and said it will do everything to oppose the move.
- Aug 05, 2019 04:25 PM IST
Those who agree with the government’s decision feel that it will usher in development, but those who are opposing this feel that the Modi government has opened a tinderbox.
- Aug 05, 2019 04:23 PM IST
Besides, Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) will abstain from voting in Rajya Sabha on the contentious bill, party MP Vandana Chavan said
- Aug 05, 2019 03:37 PM IST
The additional troop deployment, experts have stated, was in anticipation to any violence that might be expected after the Home Minister's statement in Rajya Sabha.
- Aug 05, 2019 02:33 PM IST
Home Minister announced abrogation of Article 370 and bifurcation of J&K into two Union Territories -- Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh
- Aug 05, 2019 02:30 PM IST
This puts Ladakh on par with Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Chandigarh, Dadra and Nagar Haveli, Daman and Diu and Lakshadweep, which are the other Union Territories without legislature.
- Aug 05, 2019 01:45 PM IST
Criticising the tone of discourse around the issue, Mehbooba tweeted “the way some sections of media and civil society are celebrating these developments with glee is disgusting and disconcerting.”
- Aug 05, 2019 01:14 PM IST
Taking aim at the regional parties in J&K, Jaitley said "Kashmir regional leaders feel they will not be able to whip up the fake issue of 'sentiment vs benefit' to people"
- Aug 05, 2019 11:29 AM IST
The Centre also announced bifurcation of J&K into two Union Territories
- Aug 03, 2019 03:40 PM IST
Omar Abdullah appealed to the people of the state to keep calm and control their emotions and not take any step that may align with the aim of the people with vested interests.
- Jul 10, 2019 06:07 PM IST
The Congress activists were led by senior party leader and Jammu district president Vikram Malhotra.
- Jul 10, 2019 05:09 PM IST
A bench comprising Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi and Justices Deepak Gupta and Aniruddha Bose took note of the submission of BJP leader and lawyer Ashwini Upadhyay that his PIL be listed for an urgent hearing.
- Jul 10, 2019 04:05 PM IST
Union Minister of State for Home G Kishan Reddy told Rajya Sabha that at present, Article 370 is contained as a temporary provision with respect to Jammu and Kashmir in Part XXI (Temporary, Transitional and Special Provisions) of the Constitution.
- Jul 06, 2019 10:25 PM IST
The Union Minister for Social Justice and Empowerment was speaking to reporters here after launching the BJP's membership drive, which coincided with the 118th birth anniversary of Mookerjee, the founder of the Jan Sangh, the BJP's predecessor.
- Jun 30, 2019 07:41 AM IST
Home Minister Amit Shah had on June 28 said Article 370, which provides special status to Jammu and Kashmir, was "temporary in nature" and "not permanent".
- May 25, 2019 04:50 PM IST
The BJP retained Udhampur, Jammu and Ladakh parliamentary seats, while the NC swept the polls by winning all the three seats -- Srinagar, Baramulla and Anantnag -- in the Valley.
- May 17, 2019 04:26 PM IST
The home minister also said a decision on holding assembly elections in the state was the prerogative of the Election Commission but indicated a decision could be announced after the completion of the Lok Sabha polls.
- May 12, 2019 02:50 PM IST
Shah said former J&K CM Omar Abdullah said there should be another PM for the state whereas Congress in its manifesto declared it will review AFSPA in Kashmir and amend provisions of sedition law.
- Apr 09, 2019 11:24 AM IST
PM Modi said that former prime minister Jawaharlal Nehru’s policies were an obstacle for J&K and that they need a “re-look”.
- Dec 07, 2018 05:40 PM IST
The PDP president said like Ladakh, Pir Panjal and Chenab valley are also far flung areas of the state and such a decision could establish good governance in these areas.
- Jan 11, 2018 10:25 PM IST
According to a statement issued here, the senior RSS leader said that Article 370 in Jammu and Kashmir was "temporary".
- Jul 04, 2017 03:21 PM IST
Finance Minister Haseeb Drabu moved the resolution seeking suggestions from the lawmakers on how to implement the 101st amendment of the Constitution of India pertaining to GST in the state with modifications to ensure that the special status under Article 370 of the Constitution is not affected.
- Feb 26, 2015 08:22 PM IST
Mufti Mohammed Sayeed, founder-patron of PPD, flew in here this evening to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi tomorrow which will be final step in his return as the state's Chief Minister at the head of the coalition that will mark the first time ever for the BJP to be in power in the sensitive state.