Jammu & Kashmir



Gujjars

J&K Gujjars ask for Gujjaristhan

Problems and needs of Gujjar Bakarwal community are different from other communities in J&K. This difference is markedly in language and culture. On this and many other counts Gujjar Bakarwal…



Emerging Hindu Voice Hindu Unity Hindu Counter-Hegemony Hindu Identity Kashmir

Jammu and Kashmir tests Hindu resolve

The two Sunni Muslim dynasties of the Kashmir Valley – the National Conference (NC) led by the Abdullah clan and People’s Democratic Party’s (PDP) Sayeed clan made good their threat…


Article 370

Article 370 – the Part Larger Than the Whole

When Hindu rulers of the princely states signed the Instrument of Accession, they surrendered legislative, judicial and executive control of three subjects – Defence, Communication, External Affairs and Ancillaries. This…


Rajya Sabha debates J&K Kashmir

Rajya Sabha Debates Kashmir

Rajya Sabha members spiritedly debated the current unrest in Kashmir. Members drawn from various political parties gave vent to views that reflected party standpoint on ground situation. Though the views…


NaMo Pradhan Mantri Acche Din Union Budget 2017

Pradhan Mantri ji, Yeh Dil Mange More

The Prime Minister should take his government’s recent pronouncements on terrorism to its logical conclusion. That many international terrorist organisations not just operate from the Pakistani soil, but are also…


Mahatma

Unraveling The Mahatma – Part 2

Kashmir’s jihadi cauldron: Gandhi, not Nehru lit the fire This series which dismantles the edifice of Gandhi’s Mahatmahood was necessitated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s unfortunate public exhortation to our…


AFSPA

AFSPA in Manipur and Kashmir

Two incidents, the violence in Kashmir and security forces action to contain it, and the Supreme Court’s Judgment on the Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA) in Manipur delivered on 8th July has…