Decoding the Truth of Conflict

Reporters and scholars must remain wary to the parties involved in any conflict who often intentionally try to influence reporting in more subtle and manipulative ways than outright censorship or information blackouts.     Truth is the first casualty in a conflict. Though ideally, news media should help in finding out the truth, it often is More...

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By Chasfeeda Shah On Saturday, October 21st, 2017
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Demystify Braid Chopping 

The recent killing of an alleged braid chopper in South Kashmir’s Anantnag district, ruthless beating of two women near Khanyar, two men at Tourist Reception Centre Srinagar, one youth at Delina, Baramulla and More...

By Kashmir Scan On Sunday, October 1st, 2017
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In Memoriam  

Much needs to be done to realise Sogami saheb’s dream of making Lolab a prosperous and progressive tourist destination which can attract people from all corners of the world, Saadat Nasir Wani Sogami writes.   No More...

By Suhail Ahmad On Friday, September 22nd, 2017
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The LoC Trade Fiasco

India and Pakistan must re-visit their policy on cross-LoC trade to harness the tremendous potential of this Confidence Building Measure which can transform the political and economic landscape of the landlocked More...

By Chasfeeda Shah On Tuesday, September 19th, 2017
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Wither Article 35 A

After the accession of Jammu and Kashmir with Union of India, of course with certain riders, the Maharaja, prodded by Pandits and Dogras, had felt a need to have such state subject laws which would not allow residents More...

By Kashmir Scan On Monday, September 18th, 2017
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An Ode to Humanity

Decades of violence has yielded only miseries and bloodshed. We are now turning into enemies of each other. The route to peace in Kashmir is long and uncertain. By Mohammad Amin Manasbali J&K Police during More...

By Kashmir Scan On Friday, August 11th, 2017
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Khamenei and Kashmir Dispute

Ayatollah Ali Khamenei’s remarks may have surprised many in the policy circles but the history of the Islamic Republic’s supreme leader’s interest in Kashmir dates back to late-1980 when he visited More...

By Chasfeeda Shah On Monday, August 7th, 2017
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We shall overcome…

Since the time Buta Malik, a Kashmiri Muslim and a shepherd, discovered the Amarnath Shrine some 150 years ago, Kashmiris have been associated with the holy pilgrimage from beginning till it’s conclusion; More...

By Suhail Ahmad On Thursday, July 20th, 2017
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Kashmir tourism and lessons to be learnt

J&K government must strengthen the tourism infrastructure so that we emerge as an all-season destination in true sense of the word. In absence of facilities, the vast potential of this sector will remain unexplored. Shikara More...

By Ahmad Riyaz On Sunday, July 2nd, 2017
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Another Summer of Discontent

If the groundswell of euphoric support for the militancy was reflected last year in the ever-growing participation in the militant funerals, this year people are determinedly trying to save the militants by disrupting More...

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