Editorial

Trump’s efforts

India must “work towards reducing tensions” in the wake of the abrupt cancellation of the special status and autonomy of India-held Kashmir shows just how grave the situation is between the two nuclea
PUBLISHED 21 August 2019

UNSC meeting on IHK

A CLOSED-DOOR, single-point agenda meeting that excludes the parties to the dispute from the deliberations, allows much room for interpretation — at least until matters become clearer.
PUBLISHED 18 August 2019

The frequency of internet shutdowns in India make the signs of an unravelling de

ONE of the singular characteristics of a country’s drift towards autocracy is an increasing curtailment of citizens’ access to sources of information and communication. When the flow of diverse opinio
PUBLISHED 16 August 2019

A world in denial

PAKISTAN’S Independence Day was a particularly appropriate occasion to express solidarity with the people of India-held Kashmir who have been so cruelly deprived of their freedom in a manner that exce
PUBLISHED 15 August 2019

India’s Imposed Blackout

India claims that it is imposing a blackout in Kashmir for security purposes and to ensure stability. Yet the media blackout that India has imposed, where people in Indian-held Kashmir do not have acc
PUBLISHED 11 August 2019

NSC on Kashmir

THE Indian-authored narrative that the recent moves by Delhi in India-held Kashmir are an ‘internal matter’ is a blatant falsehood, and it was only a matter of time before Pakistan reacted to this ill
PUBLISHED 08 August 2019

BJP’s castle in the air

Peace, democracy and human rights are intrinsically linked together. Human rights abuses highlight the presence of authoritarian and totalitarian regimes. And India has recently been behaving like one
PUBLISHED 07 August 2019

Hajj Reflection 5

Kashmiri people would resist the Indian government’s imposition and what would follow could be a genocide. India has already used unlawful detention, torture, rape and gang rape, extra judicial execut
PUBLISHED 07 August 2019

Playing with fire

THE BJP’s reckless and dangerous move to revoke the special status of India-held Kashmir as enshrined in the Indian constitution has raised the threat of turmoil in the subcontinent to significant lev
PUBLISHED 07 August 2019

Ominous signs

From the looks of it, the Hindu nationalist BJP government in New Delhi is preparing to up the ante in the occupied territory by pouring in troops.
PUBLISHED 04 August 2019
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Opinion
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MANY attempts have been made to establish and hold peace, reconcile and heal wounds during
Editorial
India must “work towards reducing tensions” in the wake of the abrupt cancellation of the ...
A CLOSED-DOOR, single-point agenda meeting that excludes the parties to the dispute from t...
ONE of the singular characteristics of a country’s drift towards autocracy is an increasin...
PAKISTAN’S Independence Day was a particularly appropriate occasion to express solidarity ...
India claims that it is imposing a blackout in Kashmir for security purposes and to ensure...