KO ANALYSIS

Why Killing Militants May Not End Militancy in Kashmir

What can change the game is if the recruitment versus killings ratio changes in favour of the latter.  This would… Read More

June 29, 2020

More Readership, Fewer Ads

Sources of revenue for newspapers in Kashmir have been drying up affecting critical functions of newsgathering and more importantly an… Read More

June 9, 2020

Are The Arab Perceptions About India Changing?

When a series of concerted tweets from Arab handles began denouncing attacks on Muslims in India two weeks ago, many… Read More

May 9, 2020

Restoration of 4G in Kashmir; Dissecting the Legality

The crux of these decisions is that before taking the measure, authorities must assess whether an alternative mechanism existed to… Read More

April 22, 2020

Keran Encounter: Does It Signal A New Phase Of Kashmir Militancy

Import of Keran encounter, however, goes beyond Kashmiri youth crossing over for training, and also beyond its heavy toll. Its… Read More

April 11, 2020

What is Behind Govt’s Ban on 4G in J&K?

Internet ban was imposed on August 5 last year and eight months on there is no indication that the government… Read More

March 31, 2020

Why Abdullah, Mirwaiz’s Demand for 4G Made Kashmir Angry

When the newly released Dr Farooq Abdullah wrote a letter  to Prime Minister Narendra Modi seeking restoration of 4G network… Read More

March 24, 2020

Why It May Not Be Easy For Apni Party To Become ‘Our Party’

It remains to be seen if Bukhari and his team are able to create a space for an alternative political… Read More

March 10, 2020

Internet, But No Internet In Kashmir

The erratic access to Internet is wreaking havoc with every sector of economy dependent on internet besides proving detrimental to… Read More

February 15, 2020

Ministerial Visits And BJP’s Sagging Political Stock In Jammu

Considering  so few  ministers came to Kashmir as against Jammu, the outreach wasn’t focussed on the Valley. J&K observers think… Read More

February 8, 2020