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Oct 09, 2018
'These elections are a sham': Kashmiris remain aloof, unaware of candidates even on eve of 2nd phase of pollsSome residents have decided to boycott the local body elections in Jammu and Kashmir, joining the protest by parties against the Centre's move on Article 35A.
Oct 04, 2018
Jammu and Kashmir local body polls, Part VI: In Srinagar, local residents file nomination papers to ensure BJP lossIn several districts in South Kashmir, the BJP's candidates won dozens of seats unopposed in the local body polls as other parties could not find nominations because of the fear of militant attacks.
Sep 25, 2018
Amid acid attack warnings, Jammu and Kashmir govt announces extra month's salary for state's panchayat poll volunteersTo create a sense of security among the government employees in Jammu and Kashmir amid the looming militant threat over Urban Local bodies and Panchayat polls, the government has decided to give one-month additional salary to those employees to those who will be deployed for election-duty in the upcoming electoral exercise.
Sep 25, 2018
Jammu and Kashmir local body polls, Part III: Latest abduction, murder of civilian in Sopore has villagers fearing ballot boxThe BJP sees the killings in Jammu and Kashmir's Sopore region as a message to those who want to participate in the upcoming municipal and panchayat polls.
Sep 22, 2018
Jammu and Kashmir local body polls, Part II: Few women seek office in face of violence from militants, govt apathyAasha said it is difficult for women to stand against the corrupt politicians of Jammu and Kashmir, who never take women representatives seriously.
Sep 21, 2018
Jammu and Kashmir local body polls: Panchayati raj institutions fail to take wing; locals blame 'political interference'Political interference by the Jammu and Kashmir state government seems to have played spoilsport with respect to the institution of panchayati raj.
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.
Jan 04, 2018
Jammu and Kashmir panchayat polls to be held in February: Political battle heats up amid threat of violencePolitical parties in Jammu and Kashmir have geared up for panchayat elections after the state government recently decided to hold the polls in February.