Harinder Baweja anchors special projects for Hindustan Times. She has been a journalist for three decades and has focussed on covering conflict zones, including Kashmir, Pakistan, Afghanistan and Iraq.
Jammu and Kashmir governor Satya Pal Malik said former Pakistan president Pervez Musharraf told Kashmiri separatist leaders to get concessions from New Delhi through a dialogue because India was a superpower and he would not be able to break it. read more
Sources said several shortcomings were laid squarely at Vaid’s door: from increasing number of youth joining militancy despite the killings and arrests, to the increase in number of policemen being killed by militants. As many as 33 policemen have been... read more
Mehbooba Mufti had the chance to repair the damage after her father, Mufti Mohammad Sayeed, died while in office, but she took centre stage, and swiftly moved from being a soft separatist to being what many in Kashmir called an ultranationalist. read more
A charge sheet filed by the NIA in January claims that Syed Ali Shah Geelani, Yasin Malik and Mirwaiz Umar Farooq have formed the Joint Resistance Leadership, which espouses the cause of secession of Jammu and Kashmir from India. read more
The 39 Indians killed in Iraq were shot dead, tests conducted by the Iraqi forensic department confirmed. The remains were reportedly just skeletons, indicating they were killed about a year ago. read more