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Introspect Please

by Syed Asma Last week Kashmir buried five more blood-soaked bodies. For most of us, it is just statistics. We…

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Ah! Democracy

Mohammad Raafi Kashmir is on the boil again. What happened in Handwara on Tuesday is hardly unusual. This has been…

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Let’s Control!

Riyaz Ul Khaliq Social media is the weirdest tool available to those who love to jump to the guns. Now,…

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Sharing Grief

By Saima Bhat In ideal world children often show their scars as medals. But if the kid is from Kashmir,…

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Thank You Lala!

Mohammad Raafi Kashmiris visiting Kolkata in large numbers during winters is nothing new, it is simply part of economic migration.…

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Catch-22

Riyaz Ul Khaliq “My son achieved purpose of his life,” summed up mother of Dawood who died fighting Indian forces…

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Freedom 2.0

Mohammad Raafi In conflict zones like Kashmir, news and information gets buried due to the pressure from conflicting parties, collusion…

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Net Loss

Shakir Mir A string of incidents that took place in the recent past signals to something very ominous. In the…

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Question of Identity

Mohammad Raafi Unnecessary hue and cry by rightwing BJP backed Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) over a peaceful event on…

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Different Angle

 Saima Bhat The moment photographs of Owais Bashir Malik’s mutilated body, an engineering student who went missing on January 12,…

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Great Fall

Riyaz Ul Khaliq Praise thy Lord! With the demise of former Chief Minister, Mufti Mohammad Sayeed, the ‘North Pole-South Pole’…

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Let History Decide

Iftikhar Gilani In early 2005, when Mufti Mohammad Sayeed was at the helm of affairs, I was returning to Srinagar…

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The Year of Insomnia

Tasavur Mushtaq A midnight message in December woke me from deep sleep. With half shut eyes, a blurred image of…

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No Cinema

Shakir Mir In a world with expanding internet penetration and increased access to preferred TV channels, the culture of movie-watching…

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Right to Live

Mohammad Raafi Kashmir is a sad story of non-implemented UN resolutions and broken promises. Interestingly, the theme of World Human…

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