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Mehbooba Mufti claims being put under ‘illegal detention’, denied permission to visit arrested PDP leader
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Mehbooba Mufti claims being put under ‘illegal detention’, denied permission to visit arrested PDP leader

Omar Abdullah hit out at the government for ‘treating personal liberty as a favour’, which is being given and withdrawn at will, with no interference from the judiciary

Three senior PDP leaders, unhappy with Mehbooba Mufti's comments on Tricolour, resign from party
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Three senior PDP leaders, unhappy with Mehbooba Mufti's comments on Tricolour, resign from party

Mufti said that she would hold the Tricolour only when the separate flag of the erstwhile state of Jammu and Kashmir was restored

Mehbooba Mufti says not interested in contesting Jammu and Kashmir polls till 'flag, constitution are restored'
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Mehbooba Mufti says not interested in contesting Jammu and Kashmir polls till 'flag, constitution are restored'

In her first media interaction in over 14 months, Mufti added that the Gupkar Alliance will make a final decision on whether or not the constituent parties will contest the District Development Councils polls

PDP chief Mehbooba Mufti released after over a year in detention, demands other prisoners from J&K be set free
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PDP chief Mehbooba Mufti released after over a year in detention, demands other prisoners from J&K be set free

Mehbooba Mufti was arrested along with other leaders hours ahead of the Centre bifurcating the state into two union territories and abrogating Article 370 in August 2019

Mehbooba Mufti case: SC says detention can't be forever, tells J&K to respond to Iltija Mufti's plea
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Mehbooba Mufti case: SC says detention can't be forever, tells J&K to respond to Iltija Mufti's plea

The PDP chief's daughter has sought cancellation of detention orders against the former J&K chief minister and appropriate compensation for her 'illegal detention'

Senior PDP leaders hold first meeting in Srinagar since abrogation of Article 370 last August
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Senior PDP leaders hold first meeting in Srinagar since abrogation of Article 370 last August

The meeting was chaired by party's vice president Abdul Rehman Veeri in the absence of party president Mehbooba Mufti, who has been under detention for over a year

Jammu and Kashmir admin stopped leaders under 'illegal' house detention from attending party meet, alleges PDP
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Jammu and Kashmir admin stopped leaders under 'illegal' house detention from attending party meet, alleges PDP

The PDP said that the incident has exposed the "hollow claims" that political leaders are free people in the Union Territory

'Cruel and retrograde,' says Omar Abdullah after J&K administration extends detention of Mehbooba Mufti, two others under PSA by three months
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'Cruel and retrograde,' says Omar Abdullah after J&K administration extends detention of Mehbooba Mufti, two others under PSA by three months

Omar Abdullah slammed the Centre on Tuesday after the Jammu and Kashmir administration extended the detention of former chief minister and PDP leader Mehbooba Mufti by another three months

Altaf Bukhari floats Jammu and Kashmir Apni Party; outfit aims to restore statehood, ensure safe return of Kashmiri Pandits
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Altaf Bukhari floats Jammu and Kashmir Apni Party; outfit aims to restore statehood, ensure safe return of Kashmiri Pandits

With the core agenda of restoring Jammu and Kashmir’s statehood, former state finance minister Altaf Bukhari on Sunday announced the formation of a new political outfit Jammu Kashmir Apni Party

New Kashmir sees lull in violence but jihadi elements may take advantage of political vacuum; classified govt data shows peace can be deceptive
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New Kashmir sees lull in violence but jihadi elements may take advantage of political vacuum; classified govt data shows peace can be deceptive

The worst-case scenario for India is that it could have sacrificed the democratic revival of early 2019, without there being legitimate political actors to take their place.

Iltija Mufti detained at her residence in Srinagar; PDP chief Mehbooba Mufti's daughter stopped while trying to visit grandfather's grave
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Iltija Mufti detained at her residence in Srinagar; PDP chief Mehbooba Mufti's daughter stopped while trying to visit grandfather's grave

Iltija Mufti has been vocal in her criticism of the abrogation of Article 370 and the subsequent restrictions imposed in Kashmir.

Winter Session of Parliament: PDP MPs protest in Parliament premises against scrapping of J&K’s special status; placard terms ‘UT not acceptable’
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Winter Session of Parliament: PDP MPs protest in Parliament premises against scrapping of J&K’s special status; placard terms ‘UT not acceptable’

Two MPs urged the government to 'respect' special status of the region, 'Bring back normalcy in Kashmir. UT status not acceptable', one of the placards read while another said, 'detentions are no solution'

J&K political detainees likely to be moved out of Srinagar's Centaur Hotel to private lodging in view of approaching winter
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J&K political detainees likely to be moved out of Srinagar's Centaur Hotel to private lodging in view of approaching winter

As the winter sets in, the Jammu and Kashmir administration is looking for an accommodation to shift 34 political detainees from the Centaur Hotel in Srinagar because it lacks proper heating arrangements, officials said.

PDP says Jammu and Kashmir administration has denied permission to meet detained party chief Mehbooba Mufti on 30 October
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PDP says Jammu and Kashmir administration has denied permission to meet detained party chief Mehbooba Mufti on 30 October

The Jammu and Kashmir Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) said on Tuesday that the administration had denied permission to its delegation to meet party president Mehbooba Mufti, currently under detention in Srinagar.

Kashmir BDC polls: Move to percolate democracy to grassroots and invest in new leadership demands greater cheer and attention
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Kashmir BDC polls: Move to percolate democracy to grassroots and invest in new leadership demands greater cheer and attention

The western media has given it a miss, but there is no reason why we shouldn’t celebrate the green shoots of democracy in the troubled region.

J&K Block Development Council election results: New Delhi hails new and youthful leadership, but disregards local democracy's legitimacy crisis
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J&K Block Development Council election results: New Delhi hails new and youthful leadership, but disregards local democracy's legitimacy crisis

New Delhi’s strategy rests on the assumption that time is on its side, but in months to come, that belief is likely to be sorely tested.

Narendra Modi lauds 'faith in democracy' after BJP manages win in 81 of 307 blocks in Jammu and Kashmir, hails 98% turnout in BDC polls
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Narendra Modi lauds 'faith in democracy' after BJP manages win in 81 of 307 blocks in Jammu and Kashmir, hails 98% turnout in BDC polls

On Thursday, elections were held in 280 blocks of Jammu and Kashmir. When the election for BDCs was announced in September, the state government had said that the elections will take place on 316 blocks in total.

Jammu and Kashmir BDC election results: Independents win big as BJP's battle cry on Article 370 fails to resonate with voters
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Jammu and Kashmir BDC election results: Independents win big as BJP's battle cry on Article 370 fails to resonate with voters

The election results of Block Development Council elections in Jammu and Kashmir have thrown up a surprise for Bharatiya Janata Party.

Jammu and Kashmir's Block Development Council elections record 98.3% turnout; all major parties except BJP boycott polls
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Jammu and Kashmir's Block Development Council elections record 98.3% turnout; all major parties except BJP boycott polls

The first democratic exercise in Jammu and Kashmir after the scrapping of its special status in August was held on Thursday.

Jammu and Kashmir BDC Election Result 2019 Updates: Independent candidates win 217 blocks, BJP bags 81, says J&K CEO Shailendra Kumar
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Jammu and Kashmir BDC Election Result 2019 Updates: Independent candidates win 217 blocks, BJP bags 81, says J&K CEO Shailendra Kumar

Jammu and Kashmir BDC Election Result 2019 LIVE Updates:The final voter turnout in most districts of the 22 districts in Jammu and Kashmir was above 95 percent with the maximum in Srinagar, where a 100 percent turnout was registered.