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Using ‘Terrorism’ as a political gimmick!

Using ‘Terrorism’ as a political gimmick!

The Narendra Modi led BJP government has been struggling to maintain its image and the euphoria that was created before 2014 elections and gave them a sweeping mandate to rule the country. The multiple reasons of this regression were evident and, as a last minute resort, many of the members of the ruling party saw […]

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A SYSTEMIC THREAT TO INDIA’S INTEGRITY

A SYSTEMIC THREAT TO INDIA’S INTEGRITY

“One who listens to truth is not less than one who utters the truth”

By: Tawfeeq Irshad Mir It often surprises the world as to how India- with variable religions, communities, cultures- still exist as a single unit, thriving towards globalisation both democratically and economically. To continue with this principle, such ethos is the inert characteristic of India with massive population, as India can’t afford a division. The history […]

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A very timely book

A very timely book

Emergency Chronicles: Indira Gandhi and Democracy's Turning Point by Gyan Prakash- Review

Emergency was imposed in India in 1975 and it continued for 21 months. The fundamental rights were suspended, thousands of activists were put behind bar. It was one of the darkest periods in the history of democratic India. As the world once again confronts an eruption of authoritarianism, Gyan Prakash’s book Emergency Chronicles: Indira Gandhi […]

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THE CURRENT AFFAIRS OF POLITICS IN KASHMIR

THE CURRENT AFFAIRS OF POLITICS IN KASHMIR

The Pulwama attack and the electoral politics

This year is a very important year in the context of Indian Politics. It is a year of elections. On one hand we have general elections lining up in a few months and on the other hand we will be seeing assembly elections to be held in six other states which would be conducted by […]

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On Harassment of Kashmiri Students

On Harassment of Kashmiri Students

By: Muzamil Manzoor The aftermath of Pulwama suicide attack has been unsettling for all as the students as well as travellers and traders of Kashmir in other parts of India were persecuted, humiliated, debunked and threatened. Many students were attacked as the mobs blamed their Kashmiri identity as being synonymous with being ‘traitors’, ‘Pak lovers’ […]

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De-escalation is a must for peace in the region

De-escalation is a must for peace in the region

The Pulwama attack completely transformed the political atmosphere of entire South Asia. Almost 40 Indian security forces personnel’s got killed when a suicide bomber attacked a military convoy near Lethpora of Pulwama district on 14th February of this year. The Pakistan based militant outfit Jaish-e-Mohammad claimed the responsibility of the heinous attack. Voices from all […]

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Attempts to isolating Pakistan and global scenario!

Attempts to isolating Pakistan and global scenario!

Following the deadly Pulwama attack in Jammu and Kashmir in which 44 Indian paramilitary forces personnel were killed, there has been widespread demonstration of anger and also the clamour for revenge is resonating from all quarters. Indian Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, and many of his ministers have already warned Pakistan and vowed to avenge the […]

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Settling down Ayodhya dispute

Settling down Ayodhya dispute

By: Tawfeeq Irshad Mir It is often surprising for the world as to how India, with multiple religions, cultures, beliefs scattered over in a spatial pattern, still maintains itself and also seems thriving towards economic prosperity and globalisation. How India manages such situations which are nearly war like and yet continue its march on the […]

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Afghanistan: where Great Powers Meet

Afghanistan: where Great Powers Meet

By: Irshad Ahmad Bhat, Zahid Sultan Magray Following the 9/11 attacks on US soil, the United States, with its allied powers, attacked and invaded Afghanistan under the infamous tag ‘War on Terror’ with the stated aim of dismantling Osma bin Laden’s Al Qaeda. It was also aimed at dethroning Taliban regime to promote ‘democratic’ Afghanistan […]

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Plastic waste and our Ignorance!

Plastic waste and our Ignorance!

Earth may not appear as blue by 2100: MIT study.

By: NASIR AHMAD DAR Owing to climate change, surface of the oceans will change color by the end of 21st century leading our blue planet to look visibly altered- a new study by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) reveals. The earth is being polluted fiercely and it is just getting worse every day. The […]

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