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Guf Kral — the endangered legacy of Kashmiri potters as they struggle to keep the art alive
India

Guf Kral — the endangered legacy of Kashmiri potters as they struggle to keep the art alive

Gufkral is a site inhabited by potters who utilise the caves. Among the oldest caves in Kashmir, some estimates trace their origin to around 3000 BCE

Watch | Little Kashmiri girl turns reporter to highlight bad roads; video goes viral
India

Watch | Little Kashmiri girl turns reporter to highlight bad roads; video goes viral

The little girl in a pink jacket imitates all the protocols of a reporter by asking her camera person to follow her and also to capture the condition of the damaged roads.

Jammu and Kashmir: Two unidentified militants killed in encounter in Kulgam
India

Jammu and Kashmir: Two unidentified militants killed in encounter in Kulgam

This comes a day after the security forces shot dead a Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist, identified as Feroz Ahmad Dar, in an encounter in Pulwama

BJP passes political resolution to form govt on its own in Jammu and Kashmir
Politics

BJP passes political resolution to form govt on its own in Jammu and Kashmir

The party is convinced that it will form the government on its own, without any outside support, in view of the huge public support it is getting from people and looking at its popularity among the masses, the resolution said.

How India has contained terrorism in Kashmir but normalised the separatist ideology
India

How India has contained terrorism in Kashmir but normalised the separatist ideology

The State should up the ante against jihad in Jammu & Kashmir and not dilly-dally over it because of political compulsions

In Kashmir, wave of fear spreads among minority community after militant attacks
India

In Kashmir, wave of fear spreads among minority community after militant attacks

An estimated 5 lakh Kashmiri Pandits migrated from Valley after the rise of armed militancy and are living in different parts of India with a majority of them settled in the Hindu majority Jammu region

How Kamala Harris exposed Pakistan's poor handling of terrorism during meeting with Narendra Modi
World

How Kamala Harris exposed Pakistan's poor handling of terrorism during meeting with Narendra Modi

The US vice president in her hour-long meet with the prime minister said that there were terror groups working in the country and asked Islamabad to take action against them

NIA conducts searches at 56 Jammu and Kashmir locations against Jamaat-e-Islami members in terror funding case
India

NIA conducts searches at 56 Jammu and Kashmir locations against Jamaat-e-Islami members in terror funding case

During the searches, various incriminating documents and electronic devices were seized from the premises of the suspects

Differences emerge among Jammu and Kashmir politicos as Narendra Modi extends olive branch
Politics

Differences emerge among Jammu and Kashmir politicos as Narendra Modi extends olive branch

Jammu and Kashmir: Differences emerge among Jammu and Kashmir politicos as Narendra Modi extends olive branch, including necessitating the restoration of Article 370 as a condition for the resumption of any political engagement with the Centre on Kashmir read all about it on Firstpost

Explained: Why Modi's meet with all J&K parties is crucial, and what's likely to be on the agenda
Politics

Explained: Why Modi's meet with all J&K parties is crucial, and what's likely to be on the agenda

The all-party meet in Jammu and Kashmir is the first such exercise since the Centre announced the abrogation of the erstwhile state's special status and its bifurcation into two Union territories in August 2019

Narendra Modi to chair all-party meet on Jammu and Kashmir on 24 June; 'better late than never', say parties
India

Narendra Modi to chair all-party meet on Jammu and Kashmir on 24 June; 'better late than never', say parties

The meeting, which is the first such exercise since abrogation of Article 370 in August 2019, is likely to be chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi

India dismisses Turkey's comment on New Delhi's 'biased' removal of Jammu and Kashmir's special status
India

India dismisses Turkey's comment on New Delhi's 'biased' removal of Jammu and Kashmir's special status

A Turkish foreign ministry spokesperson had said that withdrawal of special powers of Jammu and Kashmir did not serve peace or stability in the region

Two militants killed in encounter with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Kulgam
India

Two militants killed in encounter with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Kulgam

Two militants were killed in an encounter with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Kulgam district in the early hours of Saturday, police said

Army chief MM Naravane says people in Jammu and Kashmir are fed up with militancy, credits locals for recent successes against terrorists
India

Army chief MM Naravane says people in Jammu and Kashmir are fed up with militancy, credits locals for recent successes against terrorists

Army Chief General MM Naravane on Saturday said the security forces in Jammu and Kashmir have had a lot of successes recently as people there are fed up with militancy and want normalcy to return to the Union territory

Five militants killed in exchange of fire during encounter with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian district
India

Five militants killed in exchange of fire during encounter with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian district

In yet another operational success, security forces gunned down five militants in an encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian district on Wednesday, taking the number of ultras killed in the last four days to 14, police said.

Hizbul commander Riyaz Naikoo killed by security forces in J&K's Pulwama, say reports; mobile internet suspended in region
India

Hizbul commander Riyaz Naikoo killed by security forces in J&K's Pulwama, say reports; mobile internet suspended in region

Riyaz Naikoo, a top Hizbul Mujahideen commander who had been on the run for eight years, has reportedly been killed by security forces

Delhi University college drops theatre group's play on Kashmir from annual fest to 'maintain political neutrality'
India

Delhi University college drops theatre group's play on Kashmir from annual fest to 'maintain political neutrality'

The theatre collective alleges Delhi University's Shaheed Sukhdev College of Business Studies cancelled their play on Kashmir on the grounds of political correctness.

Five Kashmiri politicians, under detention since abrogation of Article 370 on 5 August, released by J&K administration
India

Five Kashmiri politicians, under detention since abrogation of Article 370 on 5 August, released by J&K administration

The five leaders released belonged to the National Conference, the PDP and the Congress, who were kept under preventive detention, officials said.

'Biggest diplomatic blunder' say critics of Centre's invitation to EU MPs; India's stand that Kashmir is internal matter could be compromised
World

'Biggest diplomatic blunder' say critics of Centre's invitation to EU MPs; India's stand that Kashmir is internal matter could be compromised

Two major debates have emerged from the Centre's decision to invite a delegation of European Union parliamentarians to Jammu and Kashmir, with the purpose of having them assess the situation on-ground after the abrogation of Article 370, which provided the restive region with a certain degree of autonomy.

Madi Sharma, the woman who facilitated Kashmir foreign delegation's visit also organised controversial trip of MEPs to Maldives
India

Madi Sharma, the woman who facilitated Kashmir foreign delegation's visit also organised controversial trip of MEPs to Maldives

Madi Sharma, who finds herself in the eye of the storm surrounding the controversy over a group of European parliamentarians visit to Srinagar, has been linked to a similar episode in the Maldives back in 2018.