Self Rule

  • Northern Ireland returns to self-rule June 20, 2007

    New Delhi: Its history in the making as Northern Ireland returns to self-rule, after five long years. Catholic and Protestant factions set aside their mutual hostility and joined a power-sharing administration on Tuesday. Such power-sharing was the central goal of the US-brokered Good Friday accord of 1998. For the first time, the...
  • Cong says self-rule formula ridiculous October 31, 2006

    Srinagar: The Congress in Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday criticised coalition partner Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for advocating "self-rule" as a solution to the Kashmir issue alleging the party itself was confused about what the formula envisioned. "The people who are advocating self-rule formula as the only solution to Kashmir issue...
  • Self-rule only solution for J&K: Mufti October 28, 2006

    Srinagar: Former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Mufti Muhammad Sayeed said on Saturday that his "self-rule formula for Kashmiris on both sides of the Line of Control" was the only possible solution to the Kashmir crisis. Addressing a public meeting at the Sher-e-Kashmir Cricket Stadium in Srinagar, the patron of the...