Mehbooba Mufti
India  /  Published 12.04.19

Kashmir palm-stamping a mistake: Official

The state administration on Thursday confirmed it had identified the official who had stamped a citizen’s palm as a form of travel permission, adding that he had claimed to have done it “in good f...
By Muzaffar Raina in Srinagar

India  /  Published 11.04.19

Storm over 'stamp on palm' in Kashmir

An image of a stamped palm, whose authenticity is yet to be established officially, has served as a fresh reminder of how security-driven clampdowns can trigger unexpected consequences and help those ...
By Muzaffar Raina in Srinagar

India  /  Published 09.02.20

'Omar got voters to defy boycotts'

The Centre has found a candidate fit to be sent to the “de-radicalisation camps” that Chief of Defence Staff Bipin Rawat spoke about last month — former chief minister and former Union minister ...
By Muzaffar Raina in Srinagar

India  /  Published 07.02.20

High court keeps off PSA

Jammu and Kashmir High Court on Saturday said it was not the proper forum to scrutinise the merits of an administrative decision to detain a person under the Public Safety Act, the stringent law that ...
By Muzaffar Raina in Srinagar

India  /  Published 23.03.19

Two deaths, two reactions

Kashmir witnessed two killings the past week but while the one attributed to the forces evoked a storm of protests, the one blamed on militants raised hardly a murmur.The lone voice censuring the “s...
By Muzaffar Raina in Srinagar


India  /  Published 09.03.19

Highway through hell

Twenty years ago, as the war over Kargil began to pirouette, was when I first went into Badami Bagh, the vast garrison headquarters of the 15th Corps on Srinagar’s southern flank. Journalists requir...
By Sankarshan Thakur

India  /  Published 02.03.19

Mehbooba fights for Jamaat

Former chief minister Mehbooba Mufti hit Srinagar’s streets with her supporters on Saturday against the Centre’s ban on the separatist Jamaat-e-Islami, with which her party is alleged to have had ...
By Muzaffar Raina in Srinagar

India  /  Published 17.02.19

Mehbooba shut out of Jammu office

The Jammu and Kashmir administration on Sunday briefly sealed the office of the pro-India People’s Democratic Party in Jammu ahead of its president Mehbooba Mufti’s visit, the development unfoldin...
By Muzaffar Raina in Srinagar

India  /  Published 29.09.19

Panchayat polls in Jammu and Kashmir

Normality can wait in Kashmir but so-called grassroots democracy cannot.The administration of governor Satya Pal Malik on Sunday announced elections to the second tier of panchayats in Jammu and Kashm...
By Our Special Correspondent in Srinagar

India  /  Published 03.01.20

No one called ex-J&K CMs 'anti-national': Shah

No one in the government has ever called the three detained former chief ministers of the erstwhile state of Jammu and Kashmir 'anti-national,' home minister Amit Shah has said, adding that a decision...
By PTI in New Delhi


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