Thursday, 20 January, 2022

Topic: Kashmir

India dropped the ball in Kashmir, but it can’t afford to along the LAC

For those who have been following the Kashmir and India-China developments closely, both outcomes are no surprise.

If you’re self-employed, urban, your net worth has declined by 30% since 2013, report says

According to the AIDIS 2019 report, Indians are getting poorer with rising debt and declining average asset value.

Bail to Aryan Khan welcome but 20,000 NDPS undertrials still in jails. Courts must introspect

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UAPA against Kashmiri students for celebrating Pakistan cricket win sign of nervous nation

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First delimitation, then polls & restoration of statehood, Amit Shah tells Kashmiri youth

Reaching out to young Kashmiris, the home minister asked them to join hands with PM Modi and the govt and become partners in the journey to take Kashmir forward.

Amit Shah inaugurating flights cosmetic steps, won’t address actual problems in J&K: Mehbooba

PDP leader Mehbooba Mufti said Amit Shah's visit should have been preceded by a follow-up on assurances that were given during the all-party meeting convened by PM Modi in June.

Amit Shah reviews security situation, counter-terrorism measures in Kashmir

The home minister was briefed about the steps taken to eliminate terrorism from J&K. This is his first visit to the union territory since the repeal of Article 370.

‘How can we leave them?’ — Kashmiris step up to protect migrants, build safehouses, cook food

Migrant workers in Kashmir have been scared since a wave of terrorist violence left 11 civilians dead this month. But Kashmiris say they will do what it takes to protect them, cite 'the guilt of 90s'.

Minorities leaving in fear. A silent Modi govt and Naya Kashmir promises not helping

Us-vs-them rift is deepening in Kashmir. But be it Army personnel killed or civilians or migrant workers, outrage is always selective.

Will Aryan Khan spend Diwali at home? Only Kashmir has taken TV news away from Mannat

‘From Kashmir to Kanyakumari comes the demand – no cricket with Pakistan,’ declared Zee News on the upcoming World Cup match.

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How England’s dying industrial towns became the West’s largest jihad factory

Malik Faisal Akram had no known affiliation with jihadist groups. Ideas that led him to take hostages in a Texas synagogue seeped into his mind almost by osmosis.

NTPC looks to coal imports to avoid new power crunch

India’s largest electricity producer is aiming to secure cargoes starting from April, when power consumption in India typically surges on summer cooling demand.


File photo of IAF drone seen flying in Leh on 18 Nov 2020 | ANI

Indian firm gets foothold in prized global ‘kamikaze’ and armed drones market

Global demand for loitering munition & armed drones saw a jump after Azerbaijan was able to defeat superior Armenian armed forces in 2020 with the help of these systems.
Illustration by Soham Sen | ThePrint

Read my lips, I’m hurting, says Pakistan’s National Security Policy. What it means for India

The new policy is mostly chaff, but it reveals the most inward-looking Pakistan in 3 decades. It needs breathing space, and is realising loss of stature and friendship with US.