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The anti-hero

Murtaza Shibli Sheikh Abdullah remains a prominent yet most unaccomplished leader of Jammu and Kashmir. His struggle for the rights of Kashmiris crafted a strong sense of the Kashmiri identity. But its yearnings remain unfulfilled. The so-called lion of Kashmir enjoyed massive support. However, he wilfully commandeered a bitter and …

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All is not well

Once a formidable political force the Pakistan Muslim League led by embattled former prime minister Mian Nawaz Sharif now seems to have lost its hold on togetherness and collectivism that is believed to be a hall-mark of a mature political party. A cursory look into the recent statements by its …

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Death Trap

The notorious Tihar jail has virtually become a death trap for Kashmiri political prisoners where they are being abused, tortured, and humiliated and harassed day in and day out. The sprawling Jail in the west of New Delhi is known for its brutality and notoriety across the region. It is …

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Collective Failure

The much anticipated Raja Zafarul Haq led inquiry committee report finally came to fore soon after the 23-day long exasperating sit-in protest by a group of religious parties at Faizabad interchange ended in dramatic fashion. The three member inquiry committee was setup earlier on directions of PML-N chief to identify …

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