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Viewing Article 370 abrogation through the lens of Ambedkar — and Ambedkarites
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Viewing Article 370 abrogation through the lens of Ambedkar — and Ambedkarites

Having looked at the various Ambedkarite positions on the abrogation of Article 370, it’s important to locate what Ambedkar himself has said about this.

India slams Pakistan’s habit of dragging Kashmir issue into various fora for narrow political gains
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India slams Pakistan’s habit of dragging Kashmir issue into various fora for narrow political gains

India slammed Pakistan for raising Kashmir issue at a UN General Assembly session, saying it has become Islamabad's habit to misuse any forum for petty political gains.

Israel adopts law defining itself as nation-state of Jewish people, Arab lawmakers say the move legalises 'apartheid'
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Israel adopts law defining itself as nation-state of Jewish people, Arab lawmakers say the move legalises 'apartheid'

Israel passed the controversial "nation-state" law on Thursday, giving the Jews the right of self-determination. The Arabs slam the "racist" move and say that it was done to get rid of Arabs from the country

Portugal becomes 6th European country to allow citizens to change gender without 'identity disruption' medical report
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Portugal becomes 6th European country to allow citizens to change gender without 'identity disruption' medical report

The Portuguese parliament on Thursday approved a law that will allow citizens to change their gender and name from the age of 16 without a medical report showing "identity disruption".

Lessons India can learn from Scotland: Bullying won't solve Kashmir dispute
India

Lessons India can learn from Scotland: Bullying won't solve Kashmir dispute

In India, the autonomy guaranteed to Kashmir at the time of its accession has been progressively whittled down over the years