NC: Denied govt nod for function to mark Sheikh Abdullah’s anniversary – Indian Express

The anniversary was a state holiday in the erstwhile state of Jammu and Kashmir. Written by Bashaarat Masood | Srinagar  The National Conference will not hold a public function to commemorate the birth anniversary of its founder Sheikh Mohammad Abdullah — in a first in four decades — as the government has denied permission, the […]

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When will Farooq Abdullah, Omar Abdullah, Mehbooba Mufti be released? Centre’s response – Financial Express

The Centre on Wednesday refused to share any timeline for the release of political detainees in Jammu and Kashmir since August 5 when it diluted provisions of Article 370 that accorded special status to the region. Three former chief ministers — Farooq Abdullah, Omar Abdullah, Mehbooba Mufti — and several political leaders, separatists have been […]

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Internet Restriction In Kashmir Due To Anti-India Posts from Pak: Centre – NDTV

All essential services are functioning normally in the Valley, G Kishan Reddy said (File) New Delhi:  The restrictions on the internet in Jammu and Kashmir has been imposed to check aggressive anti-India social media posts being pushed from Pakistan to instigate the youth in the valley, Union Minister G Kishan Reddy said in Lok Sabha […]

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Violence down, infiltration attempts up in Valley after 370 move, says govt – Hindustan Times

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Ways Beyond Nuclear Conflict Between India and Pakistan

By Dr Rajkumar Singh In  a war-striven region, like  that of South Asia, a desire for peace must demonstrate a change in priorities, reflected through increasing intercourse among institutions public  interest groups and  people  of neighboring countries through  cultural  exchange, communication  and   economic linkages. Prior to  the  test, the  BJP-led NDA  government in India carried […]

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Book Review: Modi’s Foreign Policy

By Ayanangsha Maitra Authors: Reeta Chowdhari Tremblay, Ashok Kapur | Publisher: SAGE Publications, 2017, pp. 256 | Price: Rs 608 | Available on Amazon An Indian Prime Minister has always been the Minister-at-large of External Affairs. Even though there is a close-knit group for foreign policy making, the leadership style of the head of the […]

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