Browsing: History

It may or may not love it but Kashmir is fascinated about its past, despite it being troubled. Part of the crisis that the present is grappling with is an impact of the past of the place. This section offers detailed reportage and the analysis of key history developments of the state of Jammu and Kashmir which includes the characters who have dominated these developments. This section is usually featuring the experts in the field of history.

Business
Proud Kashmiri

It is a family that never sent any of its wards to any business schools, but in last 150 years…

Conflict
MASTERS IN UNIFORM

The allegations that the army had resorted to taking Kashmiris on forced labour (Begaar) during the last two decades has…

History
10 controversies of ‘09

While Shopian dominated 2009, there were other controversies too that hogged the headlines. Haroon Mirani lists the top 10. CHINESE…

History
Mystery of Accession

For over two decades now, Kashmiri separatists are observing October 27 as the ‘black day’ to mark the landing of…

Books
Nehru’s love for Kashmir

Edwina-Nehru relationship and its impact on J&K’s fate is a favourite debate for historians, but India does not seem ready…

Cover Story
A Quiet Surrender

The National Conference led government was keen to protect district cadre jobs for home districts alone. But when the moment…

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