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This article is more than three years old.

... mindless patriotism, writes Mari Marcel Thekaekara . We, India, lost 18 soldiers early on Sunday morning. The Indian ... terror attacks betrays inefficiency and incompetence. India should prove otherwise.’ What can one say? Even more important, what can India as a country do? War, of course, is never a solution. ...
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This article is more than nine years old.

... June. He is now leading the Quit Kashmir campaign against India and is also the head of a separatist party called the ... the people of Jammu & Kashmir want total liberation from India. This nation has been striving for a just cause for the ... forces have to leave. DB: People have revolted against India before. How are you going to make it work this time? I ...

This article is more than 11 years old.

... nuclear weapons are not on the way out in South Asia. India’s enthusiasm for the bomb remains high and drives the ... how it was supposed to be. Pro-establishment analysts in India and Pakistan, in a surprising show of solidarity, had ... of those days. The late General K Sunderji, chief of India’s army, loved nukes. But he also insisted that a few ...
... of Kashmir has been a site of bitter dispute between India and Pakistan since the end of British rule in 1947 and ... involved. Even the National Investigation Agency (NIA), India’s prime counter-terrorist agency, that is probing the ... Red Cross (ICRC) had repeatedly briefed US diplomats in India about the use of electrocution, beatings and sexual ...
... territory disputed by the three nuclear-capable states of India, Pakistan and China, is in the ninth week of a ... and human rights groups. The lockdown happened soon after India’s Home Affairs Minister unilaterally revoked the ... and claimed the lives of more than 120 people in anti-India protests. Of Occupation and Resistance , edited by ...
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This article is more than 19 years old.

... 53 years. He'd fled, amidst gunfire and smoke, the day India and Pakistan were partitioned, carrying nothing but the ... the other country. For people who came from Pakistan to India (as my parents did) or those who went from India to Pakistan, this longing is even more deep. For many ...
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This article is more than nine years old.

... of independent Kashmir state; ‘they are neither with India nor with Pakistan.’ (Krishna Pokarel, The Wall Street ... The trade route to Central Asia will be affected. India would be able to achieve its objective of dividing ... would still end up being dependent on either Pakistan or India. Mohsin Abbas ...

This article is almost five years old.

... no longer welcome there. Twice refugees. Twice homeless in India, my grandfather’s philosophy was never to buy land or ... new life together. That’s courage. We wish them luck. In India, we are going through turbulent times. Hindutva ...
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This article is more than nine years old.

... the Valley. With US President Barrack Obama’s visit to India, Kashmiris see a ray of hope in the resolution of the political imbroglio. ‘He can bring India and Pakistan together for talks,’ said a colleague. ... to bow down to one of the largest armies in the world. ‘India can blame Pakistan for this unrest if they like. But we ...
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This article is almost 19 years old.

... Shahidual Alam   Jalaluddin / Haider Conquest by Clive of India Though threatened by Indian expansion and Portuguese ... clear to the British that they were going to have to quit India – and that a united India was going to be impossible to preserve. Bengal’s ...
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This article is more than nine years old.

... local police and the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF), India’s paramilitary, rip the passes to bits and prevent us ... town rallied around them, chanting pro-freedom and anti-India slogans. As helplessness turned to rage, residents ... but not confused. Everybody here wants freedom from India. This is Kashmir’s first intifada – young, fearless ...

This article is more than ten years old.

... unfolds on the streets of Srinagar, the summer capital of India’s northern state of Jammu and Kashmir. Shops draw ... use bullets. That’s life.’ Alienation from mainstream India and victimization are the dominant sentiments here. ... death. Decades of violence has left the population in India’s only state with a Muslim majority desensitized. ...

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