Sheikh Abdullah
India  /  Published 10.08.21

J&K: a sustained project of 'disempowerment'

By Sankarshan Thakur in Srinagar

Opinion  /  Published 07.07.21

Farcical nature of Modi’s meeting with J&K leaders

Remakes are never their own thing although sometimes they can affect at what they will never be; they are a pretence, often counterfeit, often plain farcical. The one purpose remakes may yet serve is ...
By Sankarshan Thakur

Opinion  /  Published 13.05.21

Modi’s choices on Kashmir

Until the home minister, Amit Shah, read down Article 370 in Parliament on August 5, 2019, no one in India had expected New Delhi to change the constitutional status of Kashmir. In Kashmir itself, the...
By Riyaz Wani

People  /  Published 02.03.19

A life worthy of a biography

At a time when race, religion, colour, caste, gender and nationality are so important in defining a person’s identity, the life of Freda Bedi, who broke glass ceilings and crossed boundaries at ever...
By Sajeda Momin

India  /  Published 06.11.19

Kashmir video test

Three of National Conference founder Sheikh Abdullah’s descendants have circulated a video, shot on Wednesday, trying to nail the police claim that they are not under house arrest.The video purporte...
By Muzaffar Raina in Srinagar


India  /  Published 27.01.20

‘Sher’ off JK cop awards, NC fumes

The Jammu and Kashmir administration’s decision to remove Sheikh Abdullah’s sobriquet “Sher-e-Kashmir” from the police awards has kicked up a storm, with the National Conference suggesting the...
By Our Special Correspondent in Srinagar

India  /  Published 10.12.19

Jail jibe on Farooq Abdullah

Home minister Amit Shah on Tuesday told the Lok Sabha the Centre didn’t intend to keep former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Farooq Abdullah in jail for as long a period as a Congress government h...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 16.08.19

Gandhi in Kashmir, Gandhians on Kashmir

Mahatma Gandhi visited the Valley of Kashmir once, in the first week of August 1947. He was then 77, and the journey was arduous, but personal duty and national honour both called him there. His count...
By Ramachandra Guha

Books  /  Published 15.08.19

When Nehru wrote to Patel regarding Kashmir

To Vallabhbhai Patel5 June 1948 My dear Vallabhbhai, I have pressed Gopalaswami Ayyangar to go to Jammu and Srinagar for two or three days and he has at last agreed to do so. He will go on the 8th, fi...
By Jawaharlal Nehru, an extract from the book 'Who is Bharat Mata?'

India  /  Published 19.10.19

Kashmiris feel betrayed: Farooq kin

Kashmiris feel betrayed by India, one of Sheikh Abdullah’s granddaughters said at a protest meeting here against the 75-day-old clampdown in Jammu and Kashmir.Alia Mubarak, born to Sheikh Abdullah...
By Pheroze L. Vincent in New Delhi


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