Affan Yesvi

OPEN TO OPINION

The writer is a young social activist from Jammu and Kashmir.

VARIETY

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No, PM Modi. Development is not a solution to Kashmir crisis

The government will have to chart out a cohesive, effective policy to get the youth back from the path of violence and rehabilitate them.

VARIETY

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Why Kashmir needs more than just Ramzan ceasefire

J&K can't be solved through machismo alone. Surrendered militants need policy to rehabilitate them.

VARIETY

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POLITICS

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Why removal of AFSPA from parts of Northeast has become a talking point in Kashmir

The government must ensure heavy security build-up is phased out from the heavily populated locales of the urban centres.

VARIETY

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How a Kazakh prince's grave has brought India and Kazakhstan closer

The embassy and ASI restored the grave of Mirza Muhammad Haidar Dughlat Beg, the governor and de facto ruler of Kashmir in the 16th century.

SCI-TECH

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POLITICS

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Kashmir's Gurez Valley remains a slice of the old world even in our dark times

Its physical isolation has preserved its environmental and cultural treasures.

POLITICS

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SCI-TECH

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Don't like driving? Volvo is fulfilling your sci-tech fantasy

It has begun road tests of Drive Me, the self-driving car, with select users in China getting the chance to get inside the vehicle in real-world conditions.

SPORTS

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If you enjoyed watching Olympics, World Nomad Games will blow your mind

Teams from 40 countries, including India, are competing at the sporting extravaganza being held at Kyrgyzstan from September 3 to 8.