Kashmir crisis



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Chattisinghpora massacre, Religious minority, Kashmir crisis, Kashmiri sikhs

Why no one wants to talk about the marginalised Kashmiri Sikhs

The voice of the minority community has remained unheard since independence and Jammu and Kashmir's accession to India.


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WhatsApp, Police officer killed, Kashmir crisis, Javaid ahmed dar

His duty to his nation - Heartfelt tribute to slain J&K cop Javaid Ahmed Dar by SSP Shailendra Mishra

"I have lost a younger brother. Despite threats, JD stayed my PSO for years. I could relax only because he watched over me."


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Militancy in kashmir, Sufism, Kashmir crisis, Amarnath Yatra

The Amarnath pilgrimage and our search for Kashmiriyat

How this year's Yatra goes will show whether Kashmir has retained its 'special' quality - and the right to demand special status.


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Narendra Modi, Zeid ra'ad al-hussein, Un report on kashmir, Kashmir crisis

How Modi government is ensuring Kashmir becomes an international issue

OHCHR chief Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein has sought a commission of inquiry to probe Indian excesses in the Valley.


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Militancy in kashmir, BJP, Governor's rule, Kashmir crisis

Why BJP should keep aside its calculations for 2019 in preparing a Kashmir strategy

The Modi government must keep in mind that it urgently needs to send the right signals to the people of the Valley to start the arduous process of rebuilding lost trust.


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Pakistan, Militancy in kashmir, Kashmir ceasefire, Kashmir crisis

Why the time is right for Army to intensify anti-terror operations in Kashmir

Pakistan will make a concerted effort to prove that Governor's rule is no answer to the troubles of the people living in the Valley.


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Narendra Modi, Letter of accession, Sheikh Abdullah, Kashmir crisis

Why we need to get rid of Article 370

Every new day is an opportunity to undo the horrors of the past.


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People's democratic party, Goods and services tax, Kashmir crisis, BJP-PDP break-up

Why it's important to hold elections in J&K at the earliest

The absence of a government will create a political vacuum and democracy will take a beating.


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Narendra Modi, Mehbooba Mufti, BJP-PDP alliance, Kashmir ceasefire

Why Modi's government's Kashmir policy is deeply flawed

While Aurangzeb and Shujaat Bukhari were killed, the Pakistani army violated the ceasefire along the Line of Control during Ramzan at will.


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Kashmir crisis, Indian Army, Human Shield, Leetul gogoi

Why Major Leetul Gogoi, of human-shield notoriety, was detained from Srinagar hotel

Gogoi was allegedly trying to check in with a local Kashmiri girl, believed to be a minor.