Kashmir crisis

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VARIETY

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Hizbul-mujahideen, Kashmir crisis, Sp vaid, Dilbagh singh

Why the appointment of Dilbagh Singh as DGP has caused a fresh controversy in J&K

If the choice of DGP goes wrong, Kashmir could well move the Syria way as predicted by interlocutor Dineshwar Sharma.

POLITICS

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PDP, National Conference, Farooq Abdullah, Kashmir crisis

Professional political blackmail is the hallmark of NC and PDP

Farooq Abdullah has proved time and again that, in reality, he is no more than a sophisticated version of Yasin Malik.

VARIETY

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Burhan Wani, NN Vohra, Kashmir crisis, Kashmir Militancy

How move to end militancy has led to a rise in the number of militants in Kashmir

The fear of death has not only failed to serve as a deterrent but getting killed at the hands of security forces is now considered glamorous.

VARIETY

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Kashmir crisis, Imran Khan, Pakistan prime minister, Imran khan swearing-in

Why Kashmir is anxious over Imran Khan taking oath as Pakistan's Prime Minister

The ground situation in the Valley is grim. There has been a spurt in the number of militant attacks.

VARIETY

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Ramzan ceasefire, Kashmir crisis, Atal bihari vajpayee death, Atal Bihari Vajpayee

Why Atal Bihari Vajpayee was the only PM who cared enough to understand the pain of Kashmiris

Vajpayee was the last leader to have made any significant headway towards resolving the Kashmir crisis.

VARIETY

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Militancy in kashmir, Article 370, Kashmir crisis, Article 35A

Why abrogation of Article 35A could be a recipe for disaster in Kashmir

Such moves only deepen the sense of alienation on the ground and push Kashmiri youths towards militancy.

VOICES

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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.

VARIETY

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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."

POLITICS

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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.

POLITICS

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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.