Articles by Sameer Yasir
Jan 05, 2014
Exam shame: FIR against Congress leader's son in KashmirThe Congress minister is accused of facilitating his son's qualification in the 2009 matriculation examination through unfair means and impersonation.
Jan 01, 2014
As Mehbooba talks kindly of Modi, is PDP sidling towards the BJP?Is Mufti's statement on Modi a sign of a potential tie-up between the two parties in 2014?
Dec 31, 2013
Kashmir in 2013: Overall violence down, but armed force fatalities saw sharp riseThrough 2013, Kashmir appeared to be seeing a renewed phase of armed insurgency that is sparse but deadly, especially catching agencies off guard.
Dec 26, 2013
Court martial for Army men in Machchil fake encounter, hope for victims' familiesAll three victims went along happily at the promise of earning Rs 2,000 per day working for the Army.
Dec 25, 2013
Food adulteration on rise in Jammu & Kashmir, govt finally steps inCourts have ordered three major firms to pay a penalty for adulteration of food products.
Dec 19, 2013
Protests are back in Kashmir, but this time for electricityArray
Dec 16, 2013
Author interview: 'Swaraj was a quest for an Indian self,' says Ananya VajpeyiIn Righteous Republic: The Political Foundations of Modern India, Ananya Vajpeyi presents a considered look at five "founding figures" of India.
Dec 12, 2013
As support for Modi grows, how a riot fractured Kishtwar's communal harmonyThe Kishtwar seat is being eyed by the PDP and the BJP, its NC MLA forced to resign as minister. That would mean confrontationist politics returns to Jammu and Kashmir.
Dec 02, 2013
Modi's 'lalkar' rally: New stand on Article 370, hints at new allyNarendra Modi's 'lalkar' rally, his first in the state since being made the BJP's prime ministerial candidate, may prove to be the game changer for his party.
Dec 01, 2013
Modi rally in Jammu today, 1 lakh will attend, says BJPThe Lalkar Rally has got both the Congress and the National Conference worried, the traders say. The Modi rally would change the political scene of Jammu province