By Ajai Sahni The Indian state bought itself a few precious days of ‘peace’ – actually, the absence of fatalities (though some of those injured in earlier violence did die during this phase) or of high levels of mass violence – through a relentless 15-day curfew that paralysed life across the Valley, and the diversionary […]Read More Kashmir: The Hour of the Vulture
The vociferous groups well-fed and indoctrinated by the forces inimical to India corner all the attention and make it appear as though all the responsibility for the ills of the valley lies with ‘Indians’, remarks Organiser – one of the oldest and most widest circulated weeklies from New Delhi – in its October 03, 2010 […]Read More It is not Kashmir but Jammu & Kashmir (& Ladakh)!
By Sawraj Singh I have been saying this for sometime that the extreme right is going to hijack America under the garb of Populism. The Populist leaders such as Sarah Palin and Glen Beck want to take America to the extreme right. The Tea Party movement is the populist movement which is the main vehicle […]Read More Extreme Right…Economic Crisis…and American Influence
By Gitanjali Bakshi During the recent troubles in Kashmir, many analysts were quick to draw parallels between Kashmir and Palestine, stating that the unrest in the valley is similar to that of the Palestinian Intifadas. According to the Christian Science Monitor, the nature of the recent protests – stone throwing by youth as a reaction […]Read More Kashmir – Another Intifada?
By Ajit Kumar Singh & Tushar Ranjan Mohanty Within a span of just three days, at least 111 persons were killed and 443 were injured in a series of five sectarian terrorist attacks across all the four Provinces of Pakistan – Balochistan, Punjab, Sindh and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (formerly known as North West Frontier Province). The sectarian […]Read More Pakistan – The Sectarian Strife
By Rashneek I have a question first up. Have more Kashmiris (Kashmiri Muslims – now the media uses Kashmiris for them so liberally that even people like are me are brainwashed into thinking that the only Kashmiris who exist are the Muslims, forgetting that I am not) been killed in the last one month or is […]Read More Kashmir and Section of Lopsided Indian Media