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For the sixth straight month China’s vast gold stockpile saw an ongoing increase, The nation’s stockpile is being valued at $79.83 billion. In tonnage terms that marks an increase of 15.86 tons, after almost 58 tons of gold were added over the five months through April.
Routine jibes and digs apart, the way Kashmir has fared in the election manifestos and campaigning of Indian parties apparently speak about the growing politicisation of the issue — that lately brought the two nuke-neighbours on the brink. Back home, however, regional unionists are only selling the...
Mass detention of its leaders and activists followed by a ban on Jama’at-e-Islami has already drawn flak in Kashmir. An ensued rallying cry against the action has now brought different stakeholders together to press for an immediate revocation of the ban. It started in the...
After Pulwama attack left 49 CRPF men dead, Indian newsrooms and social media blew war bugle. Soon as Kashmiris became soft-targets in different parts of India, it brought home a horrible message of helplessness. By Tanveer Rashid Magrey So...
As New Delhi reiterates “befitting reply” to Pulwama attack that left 49 Indian paramilitary CRPF personnel dead, many Kashmiris—studying, working, travelling—in different parts of India are currently grappling with fear, panic and threat perceptions. Besides belligerence, the highway attack has only created new concerns and challenges.
In the run-up to Lok Sabha and Assembly elections, veteran Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad has been purportedly sidelined from the various party committees in Jammu and Kashmir. As senior congress leader argues in this article, the decision might cast a shadow on the party’s upcoming...
Among 130 civilians killed last year in Kashmir, three schoolboys had left homes as a matter of routine, only to return dead, to their inconsolable families. By Suhail A Shah After two days of festivity, at a client’s household in Imam...
Last summer’s snub by her ally turned adversary aside, the party wrath and wreck that Mehbooba Mufti faced has now pushed her into a damage-control mode. In her new avatar driven by her old poignant politics, she is now seeking relevance by again showing up at the...