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CM Rangasamy Urges Centre To Grant Statehood To Pondy

CM Rangasamy Urges Centre To Grant Statehood To Pondy

The CM noted that Puducherry was making progress because of sustained cooperation extended by the Centre.

24 April 2022
Rahul Gandhi’s Statehood Demand Falls Flat; J&K BJP Says Ladakh Always Wanted Union Territory Status

Rahul Gandhi’s Statehood Demand Falls Flat; J&K BJP Says Ladakh Always Wanted Union Territory Status

Gandhi Tuesday gave an adjournment notice in the Lok Sabha for giving statehood and Inclusion of Ladakh in Schedule VI of the Constitution of India.

22 December 2021

Jammu And Kashmir: Statehood At ‘Appropriate Time’; Polls In UT EC’s Prerogative, Says Govt

Jammu and Kashmir erstwhile state was downgraded and bifurcated into two union territories on 5 August 2019. The erstwhile state’s special status was also...

J&K: Speculations Soaring On Restoration Of Statehood After Centre Decides To Repeal Farm Laws

J&K: Speculations Soaring On Restoration Of Statehood After Centre Decides To Repeal Farm Laws

Many people argue that if the Modi government doesn't restore statehood and Article 370 then the Supreme Court will as the very basis, on which Article 370 was...

19 November 2021

Amit Shah's Roadmap For Jammu & Kashmir: Delimitation, Elections, Statehood

This is Shah’s first visit to Jammu and Kashmir after the state was stripped of its special status and bifurcated in 2019 by the Narendra Modi government....

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10 August 2021
'Kashmiriyat Is Foundation Of India': Rahul Gandhi Calls Kashmir His Home, Demands Restoration Of Full Statehood

'Kashmiriyat Is Foundation Of India': Rahul Gandhi Calls Kashmir His Home, Demands Restoration Of Full Statehood

Earlier, Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad in his speech urged Rahul Gandhi to ask the government in the parliament to bring a bill to restore the statehood of...


20 July 2021
Yashwant Sinha Led Committee Report Says PAGD Will Not Accept Delhi Model Of Statehood For J&K

Yashwant Sinha Led Committee Report Says PAGD Will Not Accept Delhi Model Of Statehood For J&K

The latest visit came in the wake of a meeting called by the Indian prime minister on June 24 of all the J&K political parties.


06 July 2021
‘Outcome Pre-Planned’: PDP Will Not Be Part Of Delimitation Process In J&K

‘Outcome Pre-Planned’: PDP Will Not Be Part Of Delimitation Process In J&K

The delimitation commission was constituted on March 6, 2020, for a period of one year.


30 June 2021
Onus Now On Centre To Bridge Trust Deficit In J&K: Mehbooba Mufti

Onus Now On Centre To Bridge Trust Deficit In J&K: Mehbooba Mufti

No compromise on Article 370, the ball is now in the Centre's court, says Mehbooba


30 June 2021
Delimitation Commission To Visit J&K Between July 6-9

Delimitation Commission To Visit J&K Between July 6-9

The delimitation commission is tasked with redrawing the parliamentary and assembly constituencies in Jammu and Kashmir.


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28 June 2021
‘Era Of Suppression’ In J&K Must End To Make PM's Dialogue Process Credible: Mehbooba Mufti

‘Era Of Suppression’ In J&K Must End To Make PM's Dialogue Process Credible: Mehbooba Mufti

Mehbooba said the Centre should initiate confidence building measures and allow 'people to breathe' and also ensure protection of jobs and land for the people.


25 June 2021
Kashmir To Kanyakumari: Modi Govt Brought India Closer By Scrapping Article 370

Kashmir To Kanyakumari: Modi Govt Brought India Closer By Scrapping Article 370

With the Modi government’s commitment and measures, J&K’s status as India’s pride and a symbol of civilisational values will further get enhanced.


25 June 2021
Delimitation In Jammu & Kashmir: What It Means? And Why Is It Crucial?

Delimitation In Jammu & Kashmir: What It Means? And Why Is It Crucial?

Delimitation is defined as 'the act or process of fixing limits or boundaries of territorial constituencies in a country or a province having a legislative...


24 June 2021
PM's Bid To Remove 'Dil Aur Dilli Ki Doori': Election Process In Kashmir After Delimitation

PM's Bid To Remove 'Dil Aur Dilli Ki Doori': Election Process In Kashmir After Delimitation

What did come out from the three-and-a-half-hour-long meeting was an assurance from the PM that the Centre is keen to start the democratic process in J&K at...


24 June 2021
Sought Restoration Of Full Statehood First, Elections Later: J&K Leaders In All-Party Meet

Sought Restoration Of Full Statehood First, Elections Later: J&K Leaders In All-Party Meet

'I told in the meeting that the decision of August 5, 2019, was illegal, unconstitutional and immoral and it is not acceptable to people of J&K,' Mehbooba...


02 April 2021
Delhi Bill A Clear Sign Of BJP's Fear Of Arvind Kejriwal's Rising Popularity: Manish Sisodia

Delhi Bill A Clear Sign Of BJP's Fear Of Arvind Kejriwal's Rising Popularity: Manish Sisodia

In a conversation with Outlook, Delhi's Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia said that his party is seeking legal advice to challenge the GNCTD Act.


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18 March 2021
Why Is Leh Asking For Sikkim-Type Legislature For Ladakh?

Why Is Leh Asking For Sikkim-Type Legislature For Ladakh?

Could be a step towards asking for statehood, say politicians and experts.


27 February 2021
In Jammu, Azad Pleads For Statehood For J&K, Special Laws For Land, Jobs On Northeast Pattern

In Jammu, Azad Pleads For Statehood For J&K, Special Laws For Land, Jobs On Northeast Pattern

Our fight inside and outside Parliament will continue for the restoration of statehood to Jammu and Kashmir: Ghulam Nabi Azad


30 July 2020
Article 370 Restoration Going To Be Political Decision, Not Judicial: Mehbooba Mufti’s Daughter Iltija Mufti

Article 370 Restoration Going To Be Political Decision, Not Judicial: Mehbooba Mufti’s Daughter Iltija Mufti

In conversation with Outlook, former Jammu and Kashmir CM Mehbooba Mufti's daughter, Iltija Mufti, says she has no trust in courts and that only a political...


28 July 2020
J-K NC Spokesperson Resigns From Post Amid 'Statehood Vs Special Status' Debate

J-K NC Spokesperson Resigns From Post Amid 'Statehood Vs Special Status' Debate

Soon after Ruhullah Mehdi announced his resignation, social media was abuzz with the speculations that he had taken the decision because of the National...


28 July 2020
‘Only After Gun Culture Ends…’: BJP Dashes Hopes Of Early Restoration Of Statehood To Jammu And Kashmir

‘Only After Gun Culture Ends…’: BJP Dashes Hopes Of Early Restoration Of Statehood To Jammu And Kashmir

There were speculations over restoration of statehood to Jammu and Kashmir by August 15 after Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad's met Prime Minister Narendra...


02 June 2019
PM Modi Greets Telangana On Its Statehood Day

PM Modi Greets Telangana On Its Statehood Day

Greeting the people of Andhra Pradesh, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said, from science to sports, education to enterprise, AP's contribution is immense.


25 April 2019
AAP Releases LS Poll Manifesto, Says Will Fight For Delhi's Full Statehood

AAP Releases LS Poll Manifesto, Says Will Fight For Delhi's Full Statehood

Kejriwal said that the 2019 election is to save the nation, save the Constitution.


25 March 2019
Delhi Govt Moves SC Seeking Constitution Of Larger Bench To Decide On Statehood

Delhi Govt Moves SC Seeking Constitution Of Larger Bench To Decide On Statehood

A bench headed by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi told the Delhi government counsel that it will look into the matter.


14 March 2019
BJP Slams Kejriwal For Using 'Foul' Language Against Its Leader

BJP Slams Kejriwal For Using 'Foul' Language Against Its Leader

Speaking at the AAP office on the issue, Kejriwal claimed Tiwari had said Delhi cannot attain full statehood because the CM had staged a dharna outside the...


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