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Army personnel patrol near Lal Chowk, Srinagar, January 25, 2020(ANI)

Kashmir needs a political outreach

Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON FEB 04, 2020 07:39 PM IST
Six months later, the government has not met its objectives
Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Thursday said the BJP government at the Centre has fulfilled his dream by fully integrating Jammu and Kashmir with the Union of India.(HT Photo)
Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Thursday said the BJP government at the Centre has fulfilled his dream by fully integrating Jammu and Kashmir with the Union of India.(HT Photo)

Sardar Patel’s dream fulfilled with J-K’s full integration: Manohar Lal Khattar

Chandigarh | By Press Trust of India
PUBLISHED ON OCT 31, 2019 05:16 PM IST
At an event organised in Panchkula on Patel’s 144th birth anniversary, which is celebrated as the National Unity Day every year, he paid glowing tributes to the first home minister of India.
The silencing of voices of those affected by the unprecedented move mark a rupture in India’s federal trajectory(AFP)
The silencing of voices of those affected by the unprecedented move mark a rupture in India’s federal trajectory(AFP)

India’s journey towards centralisation | Opinion

By Yamini Aiyar
UPDATED ON AUG 11, 2019 07:20 PM IST
Federalism has been posited as antithetical to development. This bodes ill for democracy
The easy part, of issuing a Presidential order, and announcing it in the Parliament, while keeping a tight grip on the security situation in the valley, is over. Now comes the difficult part of justifying the constitutionality of the decision, and this would most definitely lead to a long drawn out legal battle(PTI)
The easy part, of issuing a Presidential order, and announcing it in the Parliament, while keeping a tight grip on the security situation in the valley, is over. Now comes the difficult part of justifying the constitutionality of the decision, and this would most definitely lead to a long drawn out legal battle(PTI)

It’s not a surgical strike. It’s an open-heart surgery, and there will be bleeding

By Happymon Jacob
UPDATED ON AUG 05, 2019 09:01 PM IST
The BJP thinks that its radical steps are a magic bullet for all of Kashmir’s ills. This is an incorrect assessment
Soldiers stand guard in Srinagar, August 4, 2019(AP)
Soldiers stand guard in Srinagar, August 4, 2019(AP)

A redrawn landscape: Anticipated impact, unintended consequences

By Sushant Sareen
UPDATED ON AUG 05, 2019 08:47 PM IST
If Kashmiri parties boycott polls, they’ll be marginalised; if they participate, it will mean accepting new realities
Union home minister Amit Shah during his Kashmir visit, June 26(PTI)
Union home minister Amit Shah during his Kashmir visit, June 26(PTI)

Amit Shah brings a new perspective on Kashmir

Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON JUL 02, 2019 08:25 PM IST
But the state needs a combination of development and justice
Congress leader Anand Sharma, while speaking during the motion of thanks to the President’s address, asked, “If the foundation was laid in 2014, then which foundation was laid on August 15, 1947, when the Father of the Nation was there, Jawaharlal Nehru, Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, Maulana Azad, BR Ambedkar were alive?”(PTI)
Congress leader Anand Sharma, while speaking during the motion of thanks to the President’s address, asked, “If the foundation was laid in 2014, then which foundation was laid on August 15, 1947, when the Father of the Nation was there, Jawaharlal Nehru, Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, Maulana Azad, BR Ambedkar were alive?”(PTI)

Oppn parties slam BJP over Nehru, jobs, water crisis

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON JUN 27, 2019 01:20 AM IST
Bahujan Samaj Party’s Veer Singh criticised the government for the high unemployment rate. Abdul Wahab of the Indian Union Muslim League claimed BJP leaders had invented a new branch of engineering known as “election engineering”.
AIADMK managed to save its government by winning nine of the 22 assembly seats where bypolls were held, but the strength of the DMK in the assembly has increased, given that 21 of these were held by the ruling party earlier.(PTI Photo)
AIADMK managed to save its government by winning nine of the 22 assembly seats where bypolls were held, but the strength of the DMK in the assembly has increased, given that 21 of these were held by the ruling party earlier.(PTI Photo)

With AIADMK in doldrums, DMK confident of returning to power in TN

Chennai | By MC Rajan
UPDATED ON JUN 23, 2019 07:30 AM IST
The DMK-led alliance won 37 of 38 Lok Sabha seats with the AIADMK retaining only Theni.
The reply states that action has been taken against 41 state government employees for posting such comments against the chief minister and other ministers.(HT Photo)
The reply states that action has been taken against 41 state government employees for posting such comments against the chief minister and other ministers.(HT Photo)

In Kerala, 119 people booked in 3 years for ‘objectionable’ posts against CM

Thiruvananthapuram | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON JUN 13, 2019 04:21 PM IST
A reply document that has been uploaded on the Legislative Assembly website shows that cases have been registered against 12 state government/semi-governmental employees and one central government employee.
Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath(Photo: Sakib Ali/Hindustan Times)
Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath(Photo: Sakib Ali/Hindustan Times)

‘Congress suffering from ‘Muslim League virus’: UP CM Yogi Adityanath

Hindustan Times, Lucknow/New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON APR 05, 2019 11:33 PM IST
Uttar Pradesh CM Adityanath on Friday dubbed the “Muslim League” a “virus” and claimed the Congress was affected by it.
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