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  • Indian army says Jaish-e-Mohammad leadership In Kashmir eliminated in 100 hours0

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    • February 19, 2019

    by Editor February 19, 2019 Srinagar, February 19 (NDTV): A day after three Jaish-e-Mohammad terrorists were killed in an operation in Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama a top army officer said that the entire Jaish leadership in Kashmir Valley has been eliminated.Lt Gen KJS Dhillon of the Indian Army, while addressing a press conference in the aftermath of

  • BJP in 2019: A More Militant Hindutva?0

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    • February 19, 2019

    By Pravin Prakash   19 Frbruary 2019 SYNOPSIS As the BJP stumbles in recent Assembly elections and in the polls, it seems set to embrace a more militant Hindutva agenda as its core electoral strategy. COMMENTARY THE RECENT defeat of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in three of its supposed stronghold states – Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh and Madhya Pradesh –

  • Pulwama Terror Attack, Nuclear Weapons And The India-Pakistan Conflict Dyad0

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    • February 19, 2019

    By Observer Research Foundation    19 February 2019 India must consider military retaliation, as further inaction will only go on to reinforce Pakistan’s nuclear deterrence. By Arka Biswas The terror attack in Pulwama has increased tension between India and Pakistan yet again. Be it Pakistan’s inability to rein in terror groups like Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) or Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) or the Pakistani

  • Amnesty urges India to ensure safety of Kashmiri citizens amid reports of harassment, arbitrary arrests0

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    • February 19, 2019

    Dawn.com February 19, 2019 Amnesty India has asked Indian government authorities to ensure that “ordinary Kashmiri women and men do not face targeted attacks, harassment and arbitrary arrests” as tensions simmer in the aftermath of last week’s attack in occupied Kashmir’s Pulwama area. The Amnesty India press release, issued on Tuesday, takes note of media reports

  • India: Suspected Mastermind of Kashmir Attack, 2 Aides Killed0

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    • February 18, 2019

    By Mohammad Amin Pirzada on Feb 18, 2019 12:10 pm Security forces in Indian-administered Kashmir shot dead three suspected militants on Monday, including an alleged planner of last week’s car-bomb attack that killed 46 soldiers, authorities said. Four Indian army soldiers, a policeman and a civilian were also killed during a 16-hour gun battle in

  • Kashmir attack kills TV cricket coverage0

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    • February 18, 2019

    Thousands of mourners across several Indian cities attended funerals on Saturday of soldiers killed in a deadly suicide bombing in Indian-administered Kashmir on Thursday. Photo: Debajyoti Chakraborty/NurPhoto Indian broadcaster announces it will not be televising Pakistan Twenty20 league following suicide bombing By ASIA TIMES STAFF 19 February 2019 Indian broadcaster IMG Reliance has withdrawn from

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  • Strengthening Right to Information in South Asia0

    All eyes were on Kathmandu last week as Nepal hosted the 18th annual SAARC (South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation) Summit from Nov. 22-27, 2014. The annual meeting, convening the heads of state of the eight member nations – Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka – focused this year on the

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