The Jammu & Kashmir Constitution, which was adopted on
November 17, 1956, defined a Permanent Resident as a person who was a state
subject on May 14, 1954, or who has been a resident of the State for 10 years,
and has “lawfully acquired immovable property in the state”.
Government has approved 2018 as National Year of Millets
to boost production of the nutrient-rich millets and the sunrise agri industry
involved in it. Earlier, India had forwarded proposal to United Nations (UN) for
declaring year 2018 as ‘International Year of Millets’.
The Lucknow Session 1916 was presided by Ambica Charan
Majumdar. This session brought the moderates and extremists in Congress on
common platform again after nearly a decade, particularly due to efforts of
Annie Besant. Also Congress and All India Muslim League signed the historic