Kashmir

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POLITICS

 |  Angiography  |  6-minute read
Internet censorship, Kashmir

Internet and social media curbs in Kashmir are unacceptable

Repeated clampdown on sites such as Facebook and Twitter amounts to violation of civil liberties.

POLITICS

 |  5-minute read
Kashmir, Chhattisgarh, Maoists, Sukma attack

Enough is enough. Government needs to crush Maoists ruthlessly

On Monday (April 24), it was a bloodbath with CRPF personnel besieged from all sides and virtually rendered sitting ducks.

POLITICS

 |  5-minute read
Indian Muslims, Kashmiris, Kashmir

Meerut hoardings warning Kashmiris to 'leave UP or else...' is a barely hidden threat of ethnic cleansing

Despite Rajnath Singh tweeting assurance to J&K students across India, the climate of animosity is intensifying.

POLITICS

 |  5-minute read
Burhani Wani, Kashmiri Pandits, Kashmir

India needs to first recognise the real problem in Kashmir - Islamisation

It’s only when the source of this poison is removed will the Valley return to its historical plurality.

POLITICS

 |  6-minute read
Kashmir, Northeast, AFSPA, Indian Army

‘Do you have rapists in uniform?’: Why SC asked Indian Army this haunting question

Amicus curiae report recommends independent SIT probe into the excesses perpetuated by the armed forces in Manipur.

POLITICS

 |  5-minute read
CPEC, China, Jammu and Kashmir, Kashmir

Kashmir, China and Pakistan: What India must do to avert a three-way disaster

Modi cannot allow the theatres of conflict to simmer simultaneously.

POLITICS

 |  Angiography  |   Long-form
Indian Army, Kashmir crisis, Kashmir

Kashmir video war strips Indian Army’s secular credentials

Pity that three years under Narendra Modi government has politicised the armed forces into ‘left’ and ‘right’ camps.

POLITICS

 |  Breaking Views  |  6-minute read
Kashmir crisis, Indian Army, Kashmir

On Kashmir: I felt like an 'anti national' speaking for Jewish rights in Hitler's Germany

A pellet gun for a stone will breed a cycle of hate and violence that will strip us of all humanity.

POLITICS

 |  3-minute read
CRPF, Jammu and Kashmir, Kashmir

What video wars mean for Kashmir's future in India

The ongoing battle on social media may build national consensus, but the Valley itself is fast slipping from India's grip.

POLITICS

 |  SITREP  |  4-minute read
Kashmir, Indian Army

Indian Army’s use of civilian as human shield was illegal, but was it effective?

Rules of engagement for the armed forces are clear: First warn, then fire for impact.