The top court had on Saturday constituted a five-judge Constitution bench headed by Justice N.V. Ramana to hear the clutch of petitions related to Article 370, that gave a special status to J&K.
A British lawmaker was denied entry by Indian officials on Monday after she landed at New Delhi’s Indira Gandhi International airport, according to the accompanying aide.
The Indian government on Wednesday announced the lifting of the internet blockade in Jammu and Kashmir (J&K) after seven months of an internet gag.
The Indian government lifted the ban on social media on 4 March and restored 2G mobile connectivity in Jammu and Kashmir after seven months, the people of the valley are looking forward to high-speed internet as well.
The Jammu and Kashmir government has revoked the Public Safety Act (PSA) of former chief minister Omar Abdullah and ended his detention on Tuesday after nearly eight months ahead of the revocation of Article 370 on August 5 2019.
Nine months after scrapping Article 370 of the Constitution, under which Jammu and Kashmir had enjoyed a measure of autonomy, and splitting the state into two centrally administered territories, the Narendra Modi administration has run out of ideas on the way forward.
Pakistani Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi again asked the international community to pressure India to lift the curfew in Kashmir. He also criticised Modi's government for not allowing Hollen to visit Kashmir.
“PM Imran spoke from the heart for Kashmiris on the floor of the highest global forum,” said Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) President Masood Khan.
Soon after the speech, hundreds of Kashmiris came out of their homes, shouting slogans in support of Imran late on Friday night and calling for the independence of Kashmir.
"If a conventional war starts between the two countries ... anything could happen. But supposing a country seven times smaller than its neighbour is faced with the choice — either you surrender or you fight for your freedom till death?