Two recently-released civil society activist reports indicate the onset of civil disobedience in Kashmir. Their early warning stands vindicated by the arrests of former Chief Minister and Union minister Farooq Abdullah’s sister and daughter as part of a protesting group of Kashmiri women in Srinagar on October 15, though released the following day after submission of a bond against pursuing their protest activity. Security forces need to think up a coping strategy in real time, lest they end up bracketed with their predecessors who once served a colonial master. … [Read more...] about Politics | How will New Delhi react to the civil disobedience in Kashmir?
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Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut on January 19 said the Chief Ministers of Maharashtra and Karnataka, along with NCP supremo Sharad Pawar should meet to resolve demands of Marathi-speaking people of Belgaum and nearby areas. He also said that both the states should accept the decision of the Supreme Court, where a case over the issue is pending for many years. … [Read more...] about Maharashtra, Karnataka CMs & Sharad Pawar should meet over Belgaum dispute: Sanjay Raut
Accidents, suicides claimed lives of 2,200 personnel in 2014-2018 period Muzaffarpur case: Court dismisses Brajesh Thakur's plea claiming witnesses not reliable Three Union ministers arrive at Jammu to kick start outreach programme on Art 370 nullification … [Read more...] about Shirdi bandh: Shops, eateries and local transport remain shut
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