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No compromise with Jammu and Kashmir's special status: Mehbooba Mufti

No compromise with Jammu and Kashmir's special status: Mehbooba Mufti

The article, added to the Constitution by a Presidential Order in 1954, accords special rights and privileges to the people of Jammu and Kashmir and empowers its legislature to frame any law without attracting a legal challenge. 

YSR Congress to raise denial of special status to Andhra Pradesh in Parliament

The YSR Congress Party on Sunday decided to raise the issue of denial of special category status to Andhra Pradesh during the budget session of Parliament.

Uproar over denial of special status to Andhra Pradesh dominates Assembly

Opposition YSR Congress stalled proceedings denouncing the Centre's announcement of a financial package for Andhra Pradesh.

Narendra Modi betrayed people of Andhra Pradesh over special status: Rahul Gandhi

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Friday mounted an attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi for "betraying" people of Andhra Pradesh on the issue of granting special category status to the state.

After Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh braces for state-wide shutdown on Aug 2 – Know the issue

After Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh braces for state-wide shutdown on Aug 2 – Know the issue

The issue of special status to Andhra Pradesh has been boiling in the state with several political parties, including the ruling TDP, is backing the proposal.

Centre not interested in supporting Andhra Pradesh's aspirations: Rahul Gandhi

Centre not interested in supporting Andhra Pradesh's aspirations: Rahul Gandhi

Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday accused the Narendra Modi government of ignoring the aspirations of the people of Andhra Pradesh by denying special status to the state.

Rahul Gandhi slams Centre for delaying special status to Andhra

Rahul Gandhi slams Centre for delaying special status to Andhra

Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Monday took a dig at BJP-led NDA central government over the delay in granting special status to Andhra Pradesh.

Special status to Andhra not a solution to all its problems: Naidu

Union Minister M Venkaiah Naidu on Friday said granting special category status to Andhra Pradesh was not a panacea to all the problems that the state was facing.

Jagan's fast seeking special status to AP enters third day

Today is the third day of Jagan Reddy's indefinite hunger strike over special status for Andhra Pradesh.

AP: Farmers leave on bicycles to Tirumala to seek special status

A group of nearly 200 farmers from East Godavari district have set on a journey to Tirumala on bicycles to seek blessings of Lord Venkateswara for Andhra Pradesh to be accorded special category status.

Shimla enjoys special status: Himachal CM

Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh on Thursday said capital city Shimla enjoyed a "special status", brushing aside concerns over the central government's decision to develop Dharamsala as a smart city.