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May 29, 2019
Once rivals, Kashmiri militants turn 'heroes' after death for separatists; shift in old guard's stand exposes hypocrisyYoung Kashmiri militants who choose to fight the State and grow larger than life are suspected simply for managing to avoid security forces’, but their deaths breathe fresh lease of life into the state's morbid politics.
May 27, 2019
Pellet guns in Kashmir: Cases of injuries to youths continue to be reported, but authorities say use of weapon on the declineTop police officials have said that the use of pellet guns has decreased as the intensity of protests has also declined in southern Kashmir.
May 21, 2019
Lok Sabha Election 2019: Murder of PDP's Mohammad Jamal Bhat allegedly for casting vote underlines Kashmir's grim political crisisSince the new age insurgency struck the imagination of youth in the south Kashmir after the killing of Burhan Wani, more than a dozen mainstream political workers, cutting across the political spectrum, have been killed.
May 06, 2019
Lok Sabha Election 2019: South Kashmir sees dismal turnout of around 2% till 3 pm as people seethe over civilian killingsWhile the situation remained largely peaceful in south Kashmir during the first two phases, the third phase has witnessed violence.
Apr 29, 2019
Lok Sabha election: In Kulgam, vacant polling booths and deserted streets tell the story of a disgruntled peopleKulgam district recorded a 7.5 percent voter turnout till 2 pm. The highest votes were cast in Noorabad, the National Conference bastion — 11,854 (15.5 percent), followed by Devsar — 11,870 (13 percent). Meanwhile, 1,313 (1.3 percent) votes were cast in Kulgam and the lowest turnout was witnessed in Hom Shalibugh where 591 (0.8 percent) votes were cast till 2 pm
Apr 23, 2019
Lok Sabha election in J&K: In Mehbooba Mufti's hometown of Bijbehara, fear, hopelessness and reluctance grips votersThe lanes of Baba Mohalla, the Bijbehara neighbourhood of the Muftis, wore a deserted look. But a well coordinated network of workers managed to pull voters out of their homes
Apr 12, 2019
Lok Sabha Election 2019: Moderate voter turnout recorded in Kashmir amid shutdown, calls for poll boycott by separatistsIn Tangmarg, in the backdrop of snow-capped mountains, voters walked up to the polling stations past the heavy patrol of the forces. Elsewhere, in the northern Kashmir constituency of Baramulla, polling that began on a dull note picked up during the day
Mar 11, 2019
Lok Sabha election: Kashmir plunges into political uncertainty over President's Rule, crackdown on separatistsWhile the crackdown on separatists in Kashmir is likely to help the ruling party in upcoming general elections, political analysts here argue that it will have a ripple effect on the voter turnout in the Valley.
Feb 15, 2019
Pulwama carnage latest among long list of terror attacks in Jammu and Kashmir: A timeline of incidentsThe Pulwama attack came months after a CRPF camp was attacked in two soldiers were injured in the district when terrorists attacked a sentry post in Kakpura in October, 2018. They say the "human bomb" was used for the first time in Kashmir insurgency on 19 April, 2000
Jan 16, 2019
Kashmir's mainstream and separatist leaders denounce Mehbooba Mufti's 'hypocrisy' in calling militants 'sons of soil'Political experts view Mehbooba Mufti's remarks as an effort to 'reclaim lost ground' considering the protests against her government and the excesses by the forces in 2016