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Jan 05, 2019
In Kashmir, the institution of Mirwaiz is once again faced with an enemy who must not be namedIn Jammu and Kashmir, the authority of the Mirwaiz is again being challenged, in both politics as well as religion.
Dec 08, 2018
The rise of Sajad Lone: Former secessionist has emerged as potential change-maker for Jammu and KashmirSajjad Lone’s “total transformation”, as he tells it, took place when he was a 24-year-old in one of the overcrowded prisons in Srinagar.
Nov 22, 2018
Successive Indian governments have exacerbated the problem in Jammu and Kashmir, says historian Dr Radha KumarDr Radha Kumar's definitive and insightful account of political developments in Kashmir in her recently released book Paradise At War could not have come at a more timely moment
Nov 20, 2018
Jammu and Kashmir: Hurriyat leader Hafizullah Mir shot dead in Achabal area days after getting death threatsTehreek-e-Hurriyat district president Hafizullah Mir on Tuesday was shot dead by unidentified gunmen in south Kashmir's Achabal area. The separatist leader was shifted to a hospital in a critical condition after being shot, where he succumbed to his injuries.
Oct 11, 2018
Manan Wani: Once an icon in Tikipora village for pursuing PhD, research scholar dies after embracing militancyManan Wani was the first from his Tikipora village in Kupwara district, some 130 kilometres from Srinagar city, to pursue a doctorate and also the first militant in recent years.
Oct 04, 2018
Pakistan-trained ex-militant is BJP's candidate in Jammu and Kashmir local body polls: How Farooq Khan turned a new leafTo all those who mock him for choosing the BJP, Khan says: "People are telling me that I am doing kuffur (blasphemy) by joining the BJP, but the first person to bring BJP in Kashmir was Mirwaiz Farooq. The Hurriyat leaders are sitting on a graveyard of martyrs.
Sep 13, 2018
Terror funding case: Delhi HC says NIA lacks evidence to establish Pak High Commission's role, grants bail to Kashmiri businessmanA division bench of the Delhi High Court (HC) Thursday ruled that the National Investigation Agency (NIA) lacks evidence to establish the role of Pakistan High Commission in funding separatist activities in Kashmir.
Aug 13, 2018
Article 35A: NN Vohra may have to go as Jammu and Kashmir governor over rising differences with state BJPWhile Governor NN Vohra’s tenure expired in June this year, he was asked to continue in office till the time Amarnath Yatra had concluded in Kashmir. The Yatra is coming to end on 26 August.
Aug 04, 2018
Article 35A row: Petitions challenging special status of J&K push separatists into defending the Constitution they defyThe Hurriyat leaders in Kashmir have been refusing dialogue offers from the government saying that they would not hold talks under the Constitution of India, but the petitions challenging Article 35A has pushed them into defending a law that is part of the same Constitution
Jul 26, 2018
Jammu and Kashmir separatists say Imran Khan's ascent in Pakistan offers hope for renewed talks with India, peace in ValleyAs the results pour in, both Kashmiri separatists and those who have been closely tracking the Pakistan election hope that a “stable government in Pakistan’’ will help resume dialogue with India