Thursday, 30 June, 2022
TopicArticle 35A

Topic: Article 35A

With special status hollowed out, J&K considers Article 35A last vestige of real autonomy

When Article 370 was framed in 1949, the Constitution had to allow for the possibility that India may have to let go of J&K.

Article 35A rumours should be put to rest. Govt action in J&K must not be misinterpreted

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These are the ‘unfulfilled tasks’ for which Modi govt is asking for another 5 years

The running theme in BJP ads on TV and radio is that the party is seeking more time to “further” and “expand” its initiatives and schemes.

With 35A debate, is Kashmir more about domestic politics & less about strategic interests?

PM Narendra Modi Tuesday said that Articles 370 and 35A act as hindrance in the development of J&K, where people ‘want a change’.

BJP taps aspirational classes, promises ‘sabka saath, sabka vikas’ – once again

While the BJP manifesto or ‘Sankalp Patra’ includes a bit of populism, it largely projects the party as a facilitator for aspirational classes.

Kashmir has progressed after separatists & terrorists have been badly hit: Jaitley

The people of Kashmir are welcoming development, while the activities of the state’s two mainstream parties have been confined to social media, writes Arun Jaitley.

Kashmiris more agitated over fate of Article 35A than talk of India-Pakistan war

A senior Kashmiri official of the Jammu & Kashmir govt said any move to tinker with Article 35A will create a law and order situation that 'will be difficult to control'.

Tinkering with Article 370 or 35A will be disastrous for Jammu and Kashmir: Omar Abdullah

Ahead of Lok Sabha elections, Omar Abdullah speaks to ThePrint on several issues, including impact of Pulwama attack on Kashmir, alliances and Pakistan.

Kashmir on edge again as hearing on Article 35A in Supreme Court draws closer

The case has been in the Supreme Court since 2014, when a Delhi-based NGO called We The Citizens challenged its validity.

J&K Governor Satya Pal Malik says no plans to tweak permanent residency rules

Recent reports suggested the J&K administration under Governor Satya Pal Malik was looking to ease the procedure for the grant of permanent resident status.

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Quran says no one can limit others’ freedom. Udaipur killing violates Islam’s golden rule

Throughout history, Islamic scholars have uniformly agreed that respecting and obeying the law of the land is an essential aspect of faith.
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RBI intervenes with multi-pronged strategy in battle against rupee fall

The Reserve Bank’s challenges include crashes in forward dollar premiums to rising open interest in futures that adds to pressure on the currency.


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Almost 4,000 enrol for IAF’s Agnipath recruitment scheme on day 1 of online registrations

These registrations pertain to the Indian Air Force's Agniveer Vayu programme. The online portal for the first phase was opened at 10 am Friday, and will close on 5 July.

With Agnipath, Modi govt’s shock & awe doctrine may have misfired a vital reform, yet again

Modi govt's biggest flaw has been its disinclination to accept limitations of electoral majorities. This ruined land acquisition and farm reform, stalled labour codes.