India  /  Published 09.06.20

A change in judge appointment

The President has appointed the son-in-law of a jailed separatist ideologue as judge of Jammu and Kashmir High Court, making him the first Kashmiri Muslim to be elevated from the Bar to the bench duri...
By Muzaffar Raina in Srinagar

India  /  Published 26.10.19

March call in Srinagar

A separatist statement whose authorship has been questioned by police sources has called for a march in Srinagar on Sunday.The statement is the first to be issued since the Centre scrapped Jammu and K...
By Muzaffar Raina in Srinagar

India  /  Published 11.08.19

In Agra jail, government hides separatists

The 69 alleged separatists shifted from Kashmir to Uttar Pradesh jails last week have been lodged in separate barracks, not because they pose or face any physical threat but because the Centre doesnâ€...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

India  /  Published 08.08.19

‘Potential stone-pelters’ flown to Agra from Kashmir

Around 25 separatists, including “potential stone-pelters”, have been airlifted to Agra from Srinagar on Thursday, officials said.The group consists of mainly “potential stone-pelters” who hav...
By TT Bureau in New Delhi

India  /  Published 10.07.19

‘Terror’ lock on separatist house

The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Wednesday sealed the house of jailed separatist leader Asiya Andrabi allegedly because it was raised with the “proceeds of terrorism”, making it the firs...
By Our Special Correspondent in Srinagar

World  /  Published 18.04.19

Gunmen kill 14 bus passengers in southwest Pakistan

A Pakistani official says gunmen have ambushed a bus and killed 14 passengers after forcing them off the vehicle on a highway in southwest Pakistan.Local official Jehangir Dashti says it was unclear w...
By AP in Quetta

India  /  Published 08.04.19

Mirwaiz appears before NIA in terror funding case

After avoiding the first two summons, moderate separatist leader and Hurriyat Conference chairman Mirwaiz Umer Farooq on Monday appeared before the National Investigation Agency in connection with a c...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 06.04.19

Jail riot on shift suspicion

Prisoners staging a failed escape bid at Srinagar’s highly protected central jail late on Thursday night clashed with jail staff, triggered LPG cylinder blasts, vandalised property and set barracks ...
By Muzaffar Raina in Srinagar

India  /  Published 22.03.19

India to stay away from Pak Day event after invite to separatists

The government on Friday decided to boycott the Pakistan National Day event to be held at its high commission here as Kashmiri separatist leaders were invited, an official said.Over the past few years...
By The Telegraph in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 09.03.19

What soured the promise of Kashmir

It’s a paradox of politics that the world’s largest democracy should rely on a feudal fiat in the grim battle against terrorism. In bombing Balakot so that terrorists can never feel secure even in...
By Sunanda K. Datta-Ray in


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