Kashmir

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VOICES

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Kashmiri Pandits, Kashmir, Kashmiriyat

Is the average Kashmiri Muslim insecure?

It is almost as if the insecurities articulated by Kashmir Pandits three decades ago are playing out all over again.

POLITICS

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POLITICS

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Kashmir, Speech, 70th Independence Day, Narendra Modi

PM Narendra Modi's 2017 Independence Day speech: Key takeaways

From acknowledging Gorakhpur tragedy to talking about surgical strikes and batting against triple talaq, PM's report card was full.

POLITICS

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NC and PDP, PDP-BJP, Article 35A, Kashmir

Why Article 35A isn't good for Kashmir

Legally, the Article can be questioned as it denies residents their basic rights under the Constitution.

POLITICS

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Mehbooba Mufti, Geelani, Terror, Hurriyat

Modi government must keep its promise and break Hurriyat

As the PDP-BJP alliance government completes 18 months in J&K, campaign to neutralise terrorists like Abu Dujana must be intensified.

POLITICS

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Kashmir, Pakistan, Abu Dujana encounter, Abu Dujana

What Abu Dujana's encounter should teach Pakistan

Terror groups supported by the Islamabad government are losing control in Kashmir.

POLITICS

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Lashkar-e-Taiba, Lashkar-e-Taiba, Kashmir

How security forces finally got LeT chief Abu Dujana

The Lashkar militant, who was operating in Kashmir valley since 2010, had managed to slip away many times in the past.

POLITICS

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Jinnah, Hindu-muslim ties, Sheikh Abdullah, Kashmir

When Kashmiris were not defined as Muslims or Hindus

In 1947, it was the clear intent of the people of the state to accede to India and not Pakistan.

VOICES

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Rajnath Singh, Kashmir, NIA, Hurriyat

NIA summons: Hurriyat is battling to save itself as Kashmir is limping to near-normalcy

The NIA has begun reining in the separatists, calling them out of the state for questioning, reducing their ability to influence the Valley.