Browsing: Elections

This section is a window to the Parliamentary, Assembly, Panchayat and Urban Local Bodies elections in the state of Jammu and Kashmir.

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Ghulam Mohammad Mir

Ghulam Mohammad Mir (September 21, 1949 – December 16, 1993) A man, who jumped into politics, contested an election unsuccessfully…

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Crisis Manager!

He literally kept Jama’at-e-Islami alive after its entire leadership was jailed post-1987 state assembly results. Mohammad Raafi talks to Mohammad…

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Assassinated

After a new situation took over Kashmir within a year after the March 1987 elections, many players from the unionist…

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Mohammad Sultan Bhat

Mohammad Sultan Bhat (May 27, 1945 – August 13, 1996) A Jama’at-e-Islami (JeI) worker since he was 15 years old, Mohammad…

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Dateline 1987

What happened on March 23, 1987 in Kashmir is even missing from newspaper archives. Shakir Mir painstakingly swifts through whatever…

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Rigging, Where?

For the last more than two decades, almost everybody is accusing National Conference of resorting to rigging to retain power.…

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MUF’s Mind

After conceiving and creating Muslim United Front, turbulent nineties pushed ideologue Dr Ghulam Qadir Wani to the other Kashmir. Throughout…

Briefing
Briefing

MUF Gains MUF had contested 40 segments, all in Kashmir. It won Islamabad (Mohammad Sayeed Shah), Kulgam (Abdul Razak Mir),…

Editorial
Letter From The Editor

With your support, we have completed seven years of uninterrupted publication. We have maintained the tradition of dedicating the anniversary…

Cover Story
MUFfed

The rise of Muslim United Front (MUF) at the peak of a disconnect between Delhi and Srinagar led to unprecedented…

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Future Perfect

The upcoming Rajya Sabha elections for four vacant seats of J&K have unfolded the future political alliances including the first…

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Absorbed, Not Accepted

To start afresh, a number of senior government officials joined politics seeking rebirth through EVMs in recent elections, but failed.…

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Connection Lost…

The recent assembly election results had more shockers than surprises for contestants. Saima Bhat tries to find out the shortest…

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EVM Debate

The question that everybody seems to be asking after recent poll results in J&K, is how has BJP taken Chenab…

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