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Why Western media loves to write India’s obituaries but goes soft on autocratic China
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Why Western media loves to write India’s obituaries but goes soft on autocratic China

Till the time we stop giving them undue importance, they will keep demanding servility from us. They are still relics of the past… colonial past. Let’s just treat them like that

From dairy farm near Lahore, son-in-law of remote Kashmiri village plots revival of Lashkar terror campaign
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From dairy farm near Lahore, son-in-law of remote Kashmiri village plots revival of Lashkar terror campaign

The end of Jammu and Kashmir's special constitutional status was claimed to have ushered in a new Kashmir but the challenges it faces, though, are familiar, old ones

Kashmir: Non-local labourers leave after series of killings send shivers through Valley
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Kashmir: Non-local labourers leave after series of killings send shivers through Valley

The killings have spread panic among non-local labourers, at the time when most of them would work in apple orchards and as construction workers in the Valley

In Kashmir, non-local labourers choose life over livelihood as militants warn of dire consequences
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In Kashmir, non-local labourers choose life over livelihood as militants warn of dire consequences

The killings have spread panic among non-local labourers, at the time when most of them would work in apple orchards and as construction workers in the Valley

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

Targeted killings of innocent people in J&K highlight raises concern about cross-border terrorism from Pakistan, says India
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Targeted killings of innocent people in J&K highlight raises concern about cross-border terrorism from Pakistan, says India

As many as seven civilians have been killed by militants in Kashmir Valley in the last five days including a principal, teacher and a Kashmiri Pandit pharmacy owner

Syed Ali Shah Geelani, face of Kashmiri separatist politics, buried in quiet, pre-dawn funeral
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Syed Ali Shah Geelani, face of Kashmiri separatist politics, buried in quiet, pre-dawn funeral

The 92-year-old, who was a member of banned Jamaat-e-Islami and chairman of hardline Hurriyat Conference, had been suffering from various ailments for nearly last two decades

A year-and-a-half since Ladakh received union territory status, plans underway to nominate a new state bird and animal
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A year-and-a-half since Ladakh received union territory status, plans underway to nominate a new state bird and animal

The former state of Jammu and Kashmir had the black-necked crane and Kashmir stag (Hangul) as its State Bird and State Animal. Both species are rare and had been symbols of the state for a long time. But the black-necked crane is found only in Eastern Ladakh and the Hangul is found only in Kashmir Valley.

Jammu drone attack: Why India's response to terror attacks needs upgrade in light of new threat
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Jammu drone attack: Why India's response to terror attacks needs upgrade in light of new threat

Jammu IAF base blast: India needs to keep its antennas up and needs to be prepared for further such attacks which will almost certainly result in mass fatalities unless urgent measures are taken immediately

COVID-19: Shortage of oxygen, ventilators, poor testing mar pandemic management in Kashmir
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COVID-19: Shortage of oxygen, ventilators, poor testing mar pandemic management in Kashmir

The work on the oxygen plants at the government hospitals has been going on at a slow pace

Life in the Clock Tower Valley: In Shakoor Rather's debut novel, an insider's view of the everyday life in Kashmir
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Life in the Clock Tower Valley: In Shakoor Rather's debut novel, an insider's view of the everyday life in Kashmir

Life in the Clock Tower Valley focusses on the everyday emotions and hardships that the common folk of Kashmir face, and not just the constant conflict and military presence on its terrain. The novel includes fascinating historical and political information about Kashmir as well as environmental issues plaguing it that are seldom talked about.

Afraid of being dispossessed, Kashmiris question Centre's motives on new land laws, say can't trust the govt
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Afraid of being dispossessed, Kashmiris question Centre's motives on new land laws, say can't trust the govt

When the government had revoked Article 370 in August 2019, most locals had then said that it was done to bring outsiders into Jammu And Kashmir. With the new land laws, they say, their fears have come true

Centre orders immediate withdrawal of 10,000 CAPF troops from Jammu and Kashmir
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Centre orders immediate withdrawal of 10,000 CAPF troops from Jammu and Kashmir

The Home Ministry had withdrawn 10 CAPF companies in May from the region, while 72 such units were told to return in December last year

Curfew imposed in Srinagar ahead of first anniversary of Article 370 abrogation on Wednesday
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Curfew imposed in Srinagar ahead of first anniversary of Article 370 abrogation on Wednesday

Srinagar police said that "separatist and Pakistan-sponsored groups" are planning to observe 5 August as 'Black Day' and that violence or protests are not ruled out

Coronavirus Updates: Two CBI officers probing Tamil Nadu extrajudicial deaths test COVID-19 positive; state reports 6,472 cases
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Coronavirus Updates: Two CBI officers probing Tamil Nadu extrajudicial deaths test COVID-19 positive; state reports 6,472 cases

Coronavirus Updates: The Assam government will release 376 prisoners in the next few days to decongest jails across the state after 535 inmates tested positive for COVID-19, an official said on Thursday.

In locked-down Kashmir, an upsurge in COVID-19 cases — and violence in civilian neighbourhoods
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In locked-down Kashmir, an upsurge in COVID-19 cases — and violence in civilian neighbourhoods

In the early hours of 19 May, Indian security forces allegedly launched an aggressive cordon and search operation of downtown Srinagar in Kashmir, followed by an armed confrontation, known as an “encounter,” against militants. Many have been rendered homeless, while some people's houses were smouldering for days

Jammu and Kashmir administration revokes stringent PSA against Shah Faesal, two PDP leaders
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Jammu and Kashmir administration revokes stringent PSA against Shah Faesal, two PDP leaders

The Jammu and Kashmir administration on Wednesday revoked the controversial Public Safety Act (PSA) against former IAS officer-turned-politician Shah Faesal and two PDP members

Battling coronavirus outbreak, Kashmir finds itself tackling another contagion in the form of fake news
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Battling coronavirus outbreak, Kashmir finds itself tackling another contagion in the form of fake news

The Kashmir Valley has seen fake news spread on an unprecedented scale with a broad range of mis/disinformation circulating on social networks

Three CRPF personnel killed, three injured in Jammu and Kashmir's Sopore after terrorists open fire at checkpost
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Three CRPF personnel killed, three injured in Jammu and Kashmir's Sopore after terrorists open fire at checkpost

The terrorists fired at a checkpost that was jointly being manned by troops of CRPF's 179th battalion and the Jammu and Kashmir Police, officials said.

Kashmir Valley records first positive coronavirus case in Srinagar; restrictions to be imposed in capital tomorrow, say officials
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Kashmir Valley records first positive coronavirus case in Srinagar; restrictions to be imposed in capital tomorrow, say officials

The Kashmir Valley on Wednesday recorded its first positive case for novel coronavirus in Srinagar, mayor of Srinagar Municipal Corporation Junaid Azim Mattu said.