Not India; Pak hostile on LOC, IB; CM’s focus should be governance, PM Narendra Modi knows how to tame rouge Pakistan

Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti is right in seeking an end to hostilities between India and Pakistan on borders and saying that it is people of Jammu and Kashmir who... Read more »

PM Modi, make defaulters pay

What is needed is to check forensically each such loan to ascertain all facts. As Prime Minister, Narendra Modi has made consequential alterations to traditional policies, the most important... Read more »

POK cannot be ignored, dedicated policy must for getting it back

Public conversation on Pakistan Occupied Kashmir (PoK) within India is uninformed and pessimistic. It is a stark reality that there is inadequate academic focus on PoK in India. This... Read more »

Why disclaiming Pakistan occupied Kashmir is not prudent?

Former Jammu & Kashmir Chief Minister Farooq Abdullah recently raised a furore by stating: “I tell them in plain terms– not only the people of India, but also to... Read more »

Tackling Pak is India’s job, don’t leave it to US

In the past, political developments in Pakistan have always been keenly observed and analysed both within the government and by thinkers across India. But the Narendra Modi government, with... Read more »

Public service guarantee not effective across J&K

Jammu and Kashmir Public Service Guarantee Act (JKPSGA) which was aimed at bringing more transparency and accountability in the system has failed to make an impact. From the top... Read more »

Aiyar has long history of making toxic utterances  

Mani Shankar Aiyar, who took India’s political discourse to a new low by describing Narendra Modi as “neech”, had lost his niche position in the Congress party as Rahul... Read more »

J&K needs wider debate over Article 35-A; the earlier, the better

Debate over the validity of the article 35-A and that of the order of 1954 has brought under focus the much controversial provisions. Article 370 is constitutional provision which... Read more »