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Aug 31, 2018
Supreme Court adjourns hearing in Article 35 A to January 2019: Hearing deferred due to eight-phase local body polls in J&KThe case related to a batch petitions challenging the constitutional validity of Article 35 A was adjourned for the third time by Supreme Court on Friday. Article 35 A provides special rights and privileges to natives of Jammu and Kashmir.
Aug 31, 2018
Article 35A row updates: Not right time to hear plea as law relates to 'gender discrimination', Supreme Court toldArticle 35A hearing Latest updates: The Additional Solicitor General told the Supreme Court bench that though Article35A also relates to "gender discrimination" it is not the right time to hear the petitions.
Aug 30, 2018
Article 35A row: 2-day shutdown called by separatists disrupts life in Jammu and Kashmir; shops closed, vehicles off roadsThe situation across the Valley is peaceful with no untoward incident reported from anywhere so far, officials said.
Aug 27, 2018
Supreme Court hearing demanding scrapping Article 35A to resume today: Only BJP lawyer to present case, main hearing on 31 AugThe Supreme Court on Monday is set to hear a petition seeking the scrapping of Article 35A in the state of Jammu and Kashmir, three weeks after the court was adjourned.
Aug 11, 2018
Article 35A row: BJP to file defamation suit against Mehbooba Mufti; will take disciplinary action against dissenting MLASeeking to clarify that the remarks backing Article 35A was made only by Bhagat and not another BJP MLA Rajesh Gupta, the state BJP's chief spokesperson Sunil Sethi said Mehbooba wrongly attributed the remarks to both the legislators.
Aug 05, 2018
Jammu and Kashmir BJP 'open to debate' on scrapping Article 35A, says parties have taken 'anti-national' stand on issueThe Jammu and Kashmir unit of the BJP on Saturday said the party was open to a debate over Article 35A of the Constitution, which confers special status to permanent residents of the state
Aug 04, 2018
Article 35A row: Petitions challenging special status of J&K push separatists into defending the Constitution they defyThe Hurriyat leaders in Kashmir have been refusing dialogue offers from the government saying that they would not hold talks under the Constitution of India, but the petitions challenging Article 35A has pushed them into defending a law that is part of the same Constitution