Kashmir Valley polls also about Abdullahs and Muftis

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Sheikh Qayoom As the election campaign in the three Lok Sabha constituencies of the Kashmir Valley gathers momentum, one wonders whether these elections are about issues or families More...

Kashmir’s Culture of Impunity and Incentives

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Qadri Inzamam For Ghulam Nabi Dar hope for Justice dwindled when he learnt about the promotion of the police official accused in his son’s custodial death. Justice, he says, More...

The Funny Side: The wisdom of being really stupid works for me

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“Stupidity got us into this mess, and stupidity will get us out.” Nury Vittachi These days, people overthink every decision they make. To compensate, more people More...

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How Marquez’s ‘magic realism’ captivated Indians!

Shilpa Raina Former Indian prime minister P.V. Narasimha Rao, a polyglot, once told interlocutors he had read many works of Nobel laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez in the original More...

Glimpses of enigmatic narrative | Azam Inqalabi

Azam Inqilabi In July 1989, the group of four expeditionists including myself crossed the LOC in Mendhar sector at about 2 a.m. (night) and, after descending the precipitous More...

Sanjay Saraf hits at national daily’s controversial article over Kashmiri separatist leader’s claims

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TVK Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) leader Sanjay Saraf hit back at the national daily ‘The Hindu’ controversial article More...

‘Elections only Legitimize the Indian Occupation in Kashmir’

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Qadri Inzamam A seminar – ‘Election under Occupation’- was organized by Jammu and Kashmir Coalition of Civil More...

Photo Faisal Khan Sanjay Saraf hits at national daily’s controversial article over Kashmiri separatist leader’s claims

TVK Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) leader Sanjay Saraf hit back at the national daily ‘The Hindu’...

1544370_776082445737947_1470722110827445181_n ‘Elections only Legitimize the Indian Occupation in Kashmir’

Qadri Inzamam A seminar – ‘Election under Occupation’- was organized by Jammu and Kashmir Coalition of...

55294549 Civil society groups hold protest against Tosamaidan lease

TVK Scores of people under the banner of Toasmaidan Bachao front (TBF),  Jammu and Kashmir Right...

How Marquez’s ‘magic realism’ captivated Indians!

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Shilpa Raina Former Indian prime minister P.V. Narasimha Rao, a polyglot, once told interlocutors he had read More...

Glimpses of enigmatic narrative | Azam Inqalabi

Azam Inqilabi In July 1989, the group of four expeditionists including myself crossed the LOC in Mendhar sector at about 2..

Kashmir Valley polls also about Abdullahs and Muftis

Sheikh Qayoom As the election campaign in the three Lok Sabha constituencies of the Kashmir Valley gathers momentum, one wonders whether..

How Marquez’s ‘magic realism’ captivated Indians!

Gabriel-Garcia-Marquez-wi-007

Shilpa Raina Former Indian prime minister P.V. Narasimha Rao, a polyglot, once told interlocutors he had read More...

Baisakhi celebrated with traditional gaiety

TVK Baisakhi, the festival of harvest, was celebrated with traditional gaiety and fervor across Jammu and Kashmir on Monday. Performances of..

Interview | Remixing Traditional Kashmiri Sufiana Music

Athar Iqbal aka Dj Aki has the privilege of being the first Disk Jockey of Kashmir valley. A resident of Natipora..

Blood, bread and memories

Bush_Jack-Haunted_House Ruwa Shah It was November, 2004 and everything around looked stale and colourless. Lifeless trees added to the overall gloom. It..

Excerpts from the works of Gabriel Garcia Marquez

Gabriel-Garcia-Marquez-wi-007 Report compiled by TVK Literary giant Garcia Marquez died Thursday April 17, 2014 at his home in Mexico City. The author’s..
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Politics Threaded Into Shalimar Bagh Concert

Sheikh Saaliq It was on May 25, 2008, when Junoon, South Asia’s biggest Sufi-rock band, enthralled a Kashmiri audience with its..
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Red Ant Dream: Kak’s cinema of Resistance

Red Ant Dream, Sanjay Kak’s latest film, invokes memories of struggle, Revolution and redemption. A poetic representation of revolution and a..
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Reality | A Poem

Faraqshaan Hameed Reality made me to shed tears This is what my heart hears Game that I start finishes in pain..