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Pakistan slams India's move to alter J&K's domicile law, accuses New Delhi of 'taking advantage' of global focus on coronavirus
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Pakistan slams India's move to alter J&K's domicile law, accuses New Delhi of 'taking advantage' of global focus on coronavirus

Pakistan has been unsuccessfully trying to drum up international support against India for withdrawing Jammu and Kashmir's special status on August 5 and bifurcating it into two Union territories.

Post Article 370, Pakistan facing policy crises on Kashmir; creating unrest in Valley to internationalise issue Islamabad's last arrow
India

Post Article 370, Pakistan facing policy crises on Kashmir; creating unrest in Valley to internationalise issue Islamabad's last arrow

Pakistan wants to do something spectacular to pump oxygen into the Kashmir issue that is fast becoming redundant due to fatigue and, also, losing legitimacy, with its sharp turn towards Islamic State-styled caliphate jihadism

Opposition delegation sent back from Kashmir: There will be a time for Rahul Gandhi's petty politics, but it isn’t now
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Opposition delegation sent back from Kashmir: There will be a time for Rahul Gandhi's petty politics, but it isn’t now

The abrogation of Article 370 and the bifurcation of Jammu and Kashmir into two Union territories has made the situation even more sensitive and volatile than in 2011 when Congress had defended then Omar Abdullah-led J&K govt's decision to prevent a BJP delegation from visiting Kashmir

In Kashmir, the institution of Mirwaiz is once again faced with an enemy who must not be named
India

In Kashmir, the institution of Mirwaiz is once again faced with an enemy who must not be named

In Jammu and Kashmir, the authority of the Mirwaiz is again being challenged, in both politics as well as religion.

Three civilians killed in Shopian: Blood, gore returns to haunt Memander village as anti-militancy operations soar in Kashmir
India

Three civilians killed in Shopian: Blood, gore returns to haunt Memander village as anti-militancy operations soar in Kashmir

In the last two days, Memander, a village in the volatile Shopian district of Jammu and Kashmir, witnessed blood being spilled on streets after a long pause with three funerals being held one after another

Yogi Adityanath slams Rahul Gandhi, says Congress president shows his 'janeu' only during elections
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Yogi Adityanath slams Rahul Gandhi, says Congress president shows his 'janeu' only during elections

Launching a scathing attack on Rahul Gandhi, Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath on Sunday said the Congress president remembers temples only during elections.

Sri Sri Ravi Shankar's seminar in Srinagar ends in public indignation, participants say they were promised jobs, monetary compensation
India

Sri Sri Ravi Shankar's seminar in Srinagar ends in public indignation, participants say they were promised jobs, monetary compensation

Art of Living founder Sri Sri Ravi Shankar’s seminar at Srinagar for ‘promoting peace’ ended up creating discord among the participants.

Ram Nath Kovind meets Justin Trudeau, says India and Canada should stand united in fight against extremism
India

Ram Nath Kovind meets Justin Trudeau, says India and Canada should stand united in fight against extremism

President Ram Nath Kovind said that India and Canada faced common challenges of terrorism and extremism and both the countries should stand united in the fight against these forces

Patriotism can counter terrorism, naxalism, separatism and corruption, says Yogi Adityanath
India

Patriotism can counter terrorism, naxalism, separatism and corruption, says Yogi Adityanath

Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath on Monday said patriotism can counter the menace of terrorism, naxalism and corruption.

In Mizoram, fringe sect burns Hindu idols, tricolour in bid to fray tempers
India

In Mizoram, fringe sect burns Hindu idols, tricolour in bid to fray tempers

Members of a newly emerging sect of Christianity in Mizoram recently burned a Hindu idol and set the tricolour ablaze. This incident comes in the context of rising Hindu nationalism across India.

J&K deputy CM Nirmal Singh condemns militant attack in Srinagar, says separatism to end soon in state
India

J&K deputy CM Nirmal Singh condemns militant attack in Srinagar, says separatism to end soon in state

Jammu and Kashmir deputy chief minister Nirmal Singh Saturday condemned the killing of a policeman in a militant attack in Srinagar, and asserted that terrorism and separatism sponsored by Pakistan would come to an end soon

Rajnath Singh says Kashmiris want to be stakeholders in peace process, slams separatists
India

Rajnath Singh says Kashmiris want to be stakeholders in peace process, slams separatists

Rajnath Singh on Wednesday said common Kashmiris want to be active stakeholders in the peace process but had been made victims by certain vested interests

Mehbooba Mufti welcomes Narendra Modi's Kashmir outreach in Independence Day speech
India

Mehbooba Mufti welcomes Narendra Modi's Kashmir outreach in Independence Day speech

Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Tuesday welcomed Prime Minister Narendra Modi's remarks that separatism in Jammu and Kashmir will be defeated by embracing Kashmiris and not by violence.

VHP demands scrapping of Ministry of Minority Affairs, says Muslim helpline will create separatism
India

VHP demands scrapping of Ministry of Minority Affairs, says Muslim helpline will create separatism

Attacking the National Commission for Minorities' (NCM's) move to start a helpline for Muslims, the Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) on Monday demanded that the commission, as well as the Ministry of Minority Affairs, should be scrapped.

Kashmir unrest: Centre is 'impotent' against separatism in Valley, says Congress
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Kashmir unrest: Centre is 'impotent' against separatism in Valley, says Congress

Calling the Centre and the Jammu and Kashmir government "impotent", Congress alleged that they have "failed" to check anti-national activity and violence in the Valley despite the ruling BJP's "sermons" on nationalism.

Unrest in Kashmir is caused by propaganda and falsifications by the elites of the Valley
India

Unrest in Kashmir is caused by propaganda and falsifications by the elites of the Valley

What we are witnessing today in the valley is the result of such propaganda and falsifications by the elites of the Valley

Mehbooba Mufti appeals for calm in Jammu after temple desecration
India

Mehbooba Mufti appeals for calm in Jammu after temple desecration

Appealing for calm in the wake of the desecration of a temple in Jammu city by a "mentally disturbed" person last evening, Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Wednesday said she does not want the state to be "hijacked" by extremist forces.

AFSPA removed in Tripura after 18 years: Here's why it was enforced and why it's gone now
India

AFSPA removed in Tripura after 18 years: Here's why it was enforced and why it's gone now

A bit over 18 years after AFSPA was enforced in Tripura, the state government on Wednesday decided to withdraw the Act. Here's why it's important.

We have zero tolerance towards terrorism, separatism: Centre after Masarat Alam's arrest
India

We have zero tolerance towards terrorism, separatism: Centre after Masarat Alam's arrest

As separatist leader Masarat Alam Bhat was arrested in Jammu and Kashmir, Centre said it was keeping a "close watch" on the situation in the state.

Beyond the J&K mandate: What gen-next in Kashmir is looking for
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Beyond the J&K mandate: What gen-next in Kashmir is looking for

The J&K polls yielded a fractured mandate. However, the results do not capture the underlying ferment in Kashmiri youth who are looking for a future with honour and peace. Whoever offers them that will own the future