Pakistan's Proxy War, Phase III. Lone was targeted not only because he was seen as a moderate, but also because he was perceived as close to the US, as evidenced by his recent meetings with US officials. More on
In what is being seen as yet another attempt by those not keen to see a peaceful resolution to Kashmir, the senior moderate leader is killed on the eve of the PM's visit to the valley. More on Hurriyat
Looking back at a March 1997 article that provides important perspective on the current happenings in the valley.
Has the Hurriyat mortgaged itself to Pakistan? Is it govt propaganda? What is wrong with meeting General Musharraf or Prime Minister Vajpayee?
The Pakistan based JKLF leader who recently has been in news for protests against not being allowed to participate in elections in PoK, argues for reunification and independence for the state of J&K.
Hurriyat backs Musharraf's anti anti-India, anti-jehadi statement 'word by word'
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
He would take his colour, brushes and canvas outside to paint and talk with his love. He would stand close to the window and paint, keeping an eye on his muse.
They say the violin mimics the human sound. In his case, it was that of love, of longing. He didn’t know any other way of loving.
Younger people do not have much progressive beliefs; a 2017 survey found that one-third of young people opposed inter-caste marriage.
The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.
Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.
Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.
The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.