Lockdown hurts Kashmiris

India, Oct. 16 -- Speaking at a private function on October 6, former J&K Chief Minister Farooq Abdullah lamented the lack of economic development in Kashmir since the abrogation of Article 370 on Aug... Read More

Gilgit-Baltistan conundrum prevails

India, Oct. 16 -- For once New Delhi and separatists in Kashmir are on the same page. The reason for identity in their views is the emerging consensus in Pakistan to grant provincial status to Giglit-... Read More

Not Gunning for Jobs

Srinagar, Oct. 13 -- The militancy is one aspect of the life in Kashmir that has remained unaffected by the revocation of Article 370. But it can't be resolved by offering employment to militants LAS... Read More

NC leader in a tight spot over Article 370

India, Sept. 30 -- When former J&K Chief Minister and National Conference leader Dr Farooq Abdullah went to attend parliament for the first time after the abrogation of Article 370, people in Kashmir ... Read More

Amshipora encounter: Army holds itself to account

India, Sept. 30 -- In a rare development of its kind, Army in Kashmir has confirmed that the three youth killed in an encounter at Amshipora in Shopian were three civilians from Rajouri in Jammu. The ... Read More

In Ladakh, stand-off of a different kind

India, Sept. 30 -- In an unprecedented move, all political parties in Leh including the BJP have decided to boycott the elections to Ladakh Hill Development Council (LAHDC) pending grant of 6th Schedu... Read More

Future of Kashmir Politics

Srinagar, Sept. 29 -- The significance of Gupkar declaration is limited to giving the establishment parties in the Valley an agenda point that makes their politics relevant to the post-Article 370 Kas... Read More

What About Education?

Srinagar, Sept. 17 -- Under the new dispensation, the education has been worst hit. And the government doesn't seem to care IT has now been over a year since schools in Kashmir have been closed.And a... Read More

Is Jammu the New Political Capital?

Srinagar, Sept. 3 -- Other than the main aim of eradication of separatist struggle, the withdrawal of J&K autonomy and the legislative changes introduced since then are understood to have a larger civ... Read More

Politics hots up over Article 370

India, Aug. 30 -- On August 22, more than a year after the withdrawal of Article 370 that granted J&K its semi-autonomous status under India's constitution, six major mainstream parties including Cong... Read More