01 Jul 2016
New Delhi: The Supreme Court today agreed to hear on Monday the plea of AAP government in Delhi seeking a direction that the High Court be restrained from delivering its judgement on issues including the scope of powers of the city government to exercise its authority in performing public functions.
09 Jun 2016
Srinagar: Article 370 of the Indian Constitution is the "strength" and "honour" for Jammu and Kashmir and the special status would not be threatened by the New Industrial Policy, Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti said today even as she promised to review the controversial proposal.
16 Mar 2016
New Delhi: The Delhi High Court today reserved its judgement on a plea challenging the constitutional validity of Article 370 of the Constitution that gives special status to Jammu and Kashmir.
19 Mar 2015
Jammu: Former Chief Minister and NC (National Conference) leader Omar Abdullah on Wednesday asserted that Article 370 of the Constitution cannot be scrapped and the special status accorded to Jammu and Kashmir cannot be eroded further.
25 May 2015
Patna: Allaying fears regarding its stand on Article 370, which guarantees a special constitutional status to Jammu and Kashmir, BJP on Monday said "status quo on it will be maintained". "The status quo on Article 370 will be maintained. .... This is a constitutional matter and any kind of change in it cannot be brought in the Parliament," BJP's national spokesperson M J Akbar told reporters here.
05 Mar 2015
New Delhi: Article 370, which grants special status to Jammu and Kashmir, "cannot be touched" and people do not get swayed by slogans anymore, PDP President Mehbooba Mufti asserted on Thursday, days after her party's coalition partner BJP agreed to maintain status quo on the controversial issue.
31 May 2015
New Delhi: Maintaining that BJP stood for abrogation of Article 370 in line with Jana Sangh founder Shyama Prasad Mookerjee's views, Union minister Jitendra Singh has said that contentious issues in Jammu and Kashmir have been put on the back-burner keeping in mind the "coalition dharma" with its ally PDP.
20 Nov 2014
New Delhi: BJP said it has neither diluted its stand on abrogation of Article 370 in Jammu and Kashmir nor sidelined the issue in the assembly poll campaign in the state.
06 Dec 2014
Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Saturday termed BJP and PDP as two sides of the same coin while alleging that both the parties are inherently opposed to Article 370, which gives special status to the state.
20 Nov 2014
Jammu: The Congress on Wednesday accused BJP of "backtracking" on its core issue of scrapping Article 370 and hit out at Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh, saying he cannot change "even a comma" in the Constitutional provision as it can be done only by the Jammu and Kashmir Assembly.