Articles by Aijaz Nazir
Jun 29, 2017
Amarnath Yatra: Fragile security situation deters pilgrims, affects businessThe government has taken no chances and has deployed a heavy security cover with 35,000 to 40,000 troops including police, the army, BSF and CRPF for the safe passage of pilgrims.
Jun 23, 2017
DSP Ayub Pandith lynched in Srinagar: Incident marks dramatic escalation of violence against J&K policeThe lynching of DSP Ayub Pandith by an irate mob in Srinagar on Thursday has added to the existing turmoil in Jammu and Kashmir.
May 03, 2017
Kashmir crisis: Deadly combination of unrest and surge in local militancy will push Valley into security abyssWith two back to back attacks on security forces, Kashmir’s security situation is spiraling into a new cycle of violence.
Apr 28, 2017
Kashmir unrest: Faith in mainstream politics crumbles in Valley, with growing calls for PDP-BJP splitIn the Kashmir Valley, the return of normalcy after last year’s unrest following Hizbul Mujahideen commander Burhan Wani’s killing has proved to be superficial
Apr 27, 2017
Rohingya refugees: Stateless entities knock on Delhi UNHCR's doorRohingyas are considered stateless entities and subjected to the worst kind of violence by the Buddhist community in Myanmar. They were driven out of their province Rakhine in Myanmar.
Apr 20, 2017
Kashmir unrest: Continued targeting of cops by militants threatens the societal structure in stateSituation in Kashmir continues to remain tense, as the security establishment attempts to contain the fallout of the violence of 9 April Srinagar by-polls and the students’ protests which rocked various parts of the Valley on 17 April.
Apr 13, 2017
Kashmir bypolls: Low voter turnout, mass violence portends a larger underlying malaiseLow voter turnout in Srinagar bypolls & the postponing of the Anantnag bypolls is being seen by many as a sign that Kashmir is further alienating from India
Mar 10, 2017
Kashmir unrest: 'Spy' LED bulbs distributed under Ujala scheme? Rumours breed panicIn Kashmir, the government distributed LED bulbs under the Ujala scheme have raised suspicions among the locals, for they believe them to be 'spy bulbs'.
Feb 17, 2017
Kashmir: Politics casts shadow over the Rohingya refugees sheltered in JammuThese Rohingya Muslims have being subjected to the worst kind of violence by the Buddhist majority in Myanmar.
Feb 11, 2017
Jammu and Kashmir Panchayat polls: State preparing to hold elections under a cloud of militancyNormalcy has been restored in Kashmir, after witnessing a five-month-long agitation. But the resentment among locals persists, eight months after the death of Hizbul Mujahideen commander Burhan Wani