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Politics

Chaman Lal Gupta

Elected thrice to Lok Sabha and twice to assembly, Prof Chaman Lal Gupta was BJP’s towering leader who was respected by all Kashmir parties....

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 Sultan Bhat had contested assembly elections...

Rigging, Where?

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

Shamim A Shamim, Kashmir’s Editor, Orator, Politician

Shamim Ahmed Shamim was one of Kashmir’s prominent journalist editors who was later in politics and was elected to the state assembly and the...

Aimed at the world

The All party delegation may not bring in respite to Kashmir but India is using it to tell the world that they are concerned about the situation in Kashmir. Khursheed Wani reports.

Released Not Freed

Even after moving out of the special jails and from the home detentions, Kashmir politicians will be haunted by the memory of the seven...

‘The Two Families Would Grab Power If Statehood Is Restored’

BJP president for Jammu and Kashmir, Ravinder Raina insists that it is important that Jammu and Kashmir should remain a UT for some more...

Business of Politics

It is been argued since long that politics and business are hand in glove, but in the state of Jammu and Kashmir, they are...

Politics Of Silence

No released politician wants to talk about Article 370. All are waiting for the release of top leadership, reports Umar Mukhtar Abdullah, 45, is a...

‘The fear, threat and shrinking space for dissent is a key factor that marks...

Rajani Patil is a third-generation politician. Her grandfather, Ganesh Pingle, a member of the Gadar Movement, was hanged in Lahore by the British in...

11 sq km of change

In this remote, election-bound hamlet on the LoC, an engineer turned actor is the face of a young, aspiring Kashmir. Peerzada Ashiq reports.Diesel jeans....
IAS Shah Faesal

Curious Case Of Shah Faesal

After emerging as the poster boy in 2010 by topping the coveted IAS and breaking the psychological barrier to a new avenue of public...

The Otherness Of Apni Party

Going by the nature of its politics, Apni Party is unlikely to find spontaneous support among people. Its relevance, if any, hinges on an...

Modish Mantra

BJP rising avtar Narendra Modi was fiery in selling half truths to an audience that historically fought Kashmir’s exclusivity in the region. Akin to...

Sheikh’s UN Speech

Within four months after the tribal raids led to the bifurcation of Jammu and Kashmir and eventually triggered the first war between India and...