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Mehbooba Mufti released: Will continue struggle for restoration of Article 370, says PDP chief
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Mehbooba Mufti released: Will continue struggle for restoration of Article 370, says PDP chief

Mehbooba was released on Tuesday night after the Union Territory administration revoked the Public Safety Act charges against her

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'

In J&K, mainstream politicos keep mum on restoration of Article 370 as critics carp, followers fume
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In J&K, mainstream politicos keep mum on restoration of Article 370 as critics carp, followers fume

Of the recently released mainstream Jammu and Kashmir leaders, none has publicly called for restoring Article 370. Their silence has not gone unnoticed.

'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

Omar Abdullah demands Mehbooba Mufti be set free, says 'shifting her home while keeping her under detention is cop out'
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Omar Abdullah demands Mehbooba Mufti be set free, says 'shifting her home while keeping her under detention is cop out'

Mehbooba, the former chief minister of Jammu and Kashmir, who has been detained under the Public Safety Act, was shifted from a make-shift jail to her 'Fairview' residence on Gupkar road here on Tuesday

Omar Abdullah,  after release from detention, urges Centre to free political detainees, restore high-speed internet in wake of coronavirus outbreak
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Omar Abdullah, after release from detention, urges Centre to free political detainees, restore high-speed internet in wake of coronavirus outbreak

Omar Abdullah's release order was issued after charges under the Public Safety Act (PSA), slapped on him in February, were revoked

'Despotism, arbitrariness' constitute rule of law in Jammu and Kashmir, says P Chidambaram after UT releases Farooq Abdullah from detention
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'Despotism, arbitrariness' constitute rule of law in Jammu and Kashmir, says P Chidambaram after UT releases Farooq Abdullah from detention

Senior Congress leader P Chidambaram on Friday hit out at the Modi government for keeping former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Farooq Abdullah under detention for seven months, alleging that "despotism and arbitrariness" constitute the rule of law in the Union Territory

SC issues notice to Jammu and Kashmir administration on plea challenging ex-CM Mehbooba Mufti's detention under PSA
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SC issues notice to Jammu and Kashmir administration on plea challenging ex-CM Mehbooba Mufti's detention under PSA

The Supreme Court on Wednesday sought response of the Jammu and Kashmir administration on a plea challenging former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Mehbooba Mufti's detention under the Public Safety Act.

Omar Abdullah's detention case: SC sends notice to Jammu and Kashmir admin on sister's plea challenging PSA charges
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Omar Abdullah's detention case: SC sends notice to Jammu and Kashmir admin on sister's plea challenging PSA charges

The Supreme Court issued a notice to the Jammu and Kashmir administration on Friday on a plea filed by Sara Abdullah Pilot challenging the detention of her brother and National Conference leader Omar Abdullah under the Public Safety Act

Supreme Court bench to hear plea of Omar Abdullah’s sister challenging his detention under PSA today
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Supreme Court bench to hear plea of Omar Abdullah’s sister challenging his detention under PSA today

Supreme Court judge Justice MM Shantanagoudar recused himself from hearing the plea filed by Sara Abdullah Pilot challenging the detention of her brother Omar Abdullah under the Public Safety Act

J&K Public Safety Act militates against natural justice; HC's refusal to intervene in bar council chief's case gives law greater impunity
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J&K Public Safety Act militates against natural justice; HC's refusal to intervene in bar council chief's case gives law greater impunity

Under the PSA, the government detains a person; the same government hears the detenu’s representation against such detention; and the same government (via the Advisory Board) determines if there was a sufficient case for detention.

Supreme Court to hear former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Omar Abdullah's sister's plea challenging his detention under PSA
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Supreme Court to hear former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Omar Abdullah's sister's plea challenging his detention under PSA

The Supreme Court will hear on Wednesday a plea filed by former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Omar Abdullah's sister challenging his detention under the Jammu and Kashmir Public Safety Act, 1978

Omar Abdullah's sister moves SC challenging his detention under PSA, says purpose of arrest to 'muzzle' Opposition
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Omar Abdullah's sister moves SC challenging his detention under PSA, says purpose of arrest to 'muzzle' Opposition

While former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Farooq Abdullah was booked under the PSA in September, 2019, two other former chief ministers, Omar Abdullah and PDP leader Mehbooba Mufti, were booked under the stringent law on 6 February. In December 2019, Farooq's detention was extended for three more months.

Omar's 'considerable influence' over public, Mehbooba's 'support to separatists' reasons for detention under PSA: Police dossier
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Omar's 'considerable influence' over public, Mehbooba's 'support to separatists' reasons for detention under PSA: Police dossier

The 49-year-old Omar and the 60-year-old Mehbooba Mufti, who had been under preventive detention since 5 August last year, were booked under the PSA on 6 February

After former J&K chief minister Omar Abdullah, Mehbooba Mufti, PDP leader Naeem Akhtar booked under PSA
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After former J&K chief minister Omar Abdullah, Mehbooba Mufti, PDP leader Naeem Akhtar booked under PSA

Naeem Akhtar became the sixth mainstream leader in Kashmir to be booked under the controversial PSA, which was enacted in 1978 to deal with rampant timber smuggling.

Farooq Abdullah's detention: Opposition members deplore action against NC leader, Rahul Gandhi tells govt to 'stop creating space for terrorists'
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Farooq Abdullah's detention: Opposition members deplore action against NC leader, Rahul Gandhi tells govt to 'stop creating space for terrorists'

National Conference chief Farooq Abdullah has now been detained under the stringent Public Safety Act, which enables authorities to detain any individual for two years without trial

Former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Farooq Abdullah detained under Public Safety Act: all you need to know about the 1978 Act
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Former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Farooq Abdullah detained under Public Safety Act: all you need to know about the 1978 Act

On Monday, former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister and National Conference leader Farooq Abdullah was detained under the Jammu and Kashmir Public Safety Act (PSA)

'Feel unsafe at home': J&K residents accuse security forces of raiding houses, arresting 'innocent' Kashmiri youth under Public Safety Act
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'Feel unsafe at home': J&K residents accuse security forces of raiding houses, arresting 'innocent' Kashmiri youth under Public Safety Act

The slapping of Public Safety Act (PSA) on over 150 youths from Kashmir for indulging in stone-pelting on security forces has fuelled anger in the Valley and has left people, especially women, frightened

Daily Bulletin: SC to hear P Chidambaram's plea against ED today; Narendra Modi to begin three day visit to UAE, Bahrain from 23 August
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Daily Bulletin: SC to hear P Chidambaram's plea against ED today; Narendra Modi to begin three day visit to UAE, Bahrain from 23 August

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Harvard University students, alumni write to Indian govt seeking release of Shah Faesal, other Jammu and Kashmir leaders
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Harvard University students, alumni write to Indian govt seeking release of Shah Faesal, other Jammu and Kashmir leaders

After resigning from the Indian Administrative Service, Faesal had floated the Jammu and Kashmir People’s Movement (JKPM) party in March, 2019, to influence policy decisions in a much larger way in the Valley.