Majid Hyderi

OPEN TO OPINION

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The writer is a journalist based in Kashmir.

POLITICS

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POLITICS

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VARIETY

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Why J&K’s supercop SM Sahai is an unsung hero of the 26/11 terror strikes

The then-IGP of Kashmir range had planted SIM cards into LeT camps in Pakistan for counter-insurgency ops. This helped save many lives and establish the Pak link.

POLITICS

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Why Rahul Gandhi and Mehbooba Mufti should thank Governor Satya Pal Malik for dissolving J&K Assembly

A mahagathbandhan government could actually prove to be worse for opponents of the BJP and Sajad Lone.

VOICES

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Why Kashmir is outraged by Raj Bhawan’s action against top cop Basant Rath

By removing the popular IGP (Traffic) from his post, the J&K Governor has sent a wrong signal at the wrong time.

POLITICS

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Meet the men shaking up the 'empire' of Abdullahs, Muftis in Jammu and Kashmir

The Srinagar mayorship going to Junaid Mattu conveys that a strong third front has emerged in the state.

POLITICS

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Why does the RSS want to take the Ayodhya Ram Mandir issue out of the Supreme Court?

Demand for a law to construct a temple at the disputed site is injustice to the very idea of the legal system.

VARIETY

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How night football is helping fight the fear of darkness in Kashmir

A school’s ground lit up with floodlights is rekindling the Valley's love for football.

VARIETY

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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.

VARIETY

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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.