Browsing: History

This section offers detailed reportage and the analysis of key historical developments of the state of Jammu and Kashmir. It includes the economy, the politics, health and the trends in society in historical context and profiles the characters who dominated these developments. This section is usually featuring experts in the field of history.

Proud Kashmiri

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

Masters In Uniform

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

10 controversies of ‘09

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

Mystery of Accession

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

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…

Riots changed J&K politics

Journalist Ved Bhasin has completed six decades in active journalism, but the editor of Kashmir Times has had an equal…

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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