Jammu & Kashmir state election likely to take place in June

After the Lok Sabha election conclude, there is a possibility that the assembly poll in Jammu & Kashmir will be held in June ahead of the annual Amarnath Yatra. This is the indication according to the general view expressed by the state administration and the Union home ministry. Read More
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Jamaat-e-Islami Jammu & Kashmir banned for supporting terror

The Centre, on Thursday, has imposed ban on the Jamaat-e-Islami Jammu & Kashmir group under the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act for five years. The notification declaring the ban was issued by the Union ministry of home affairs. Read More
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Citizenship Bill: NE protests force Centre to look for states’ consent

With protests against the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2016 showing no signs of dying down in the northeast, the Centre is now seeking to allay public’s fears by saying that foreigners would not be granted Indian citizenship without the consent of state governments concerned. Read More
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