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Editorial | Recipes for disaster: delayed lockdown; early unlock

There is an overwhelming fatigue about the lockdown and its economic cost has been devastating. The voices against the lockdown and the mood within...

Editorial | Don’t kill Article-19

The pro-Palestine graffiti drawn at Srinagar's Padshahi Bagh was legal under India's constitution. It was within the ambit of the Constitution's Article 19 (1A)...
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Editorial | Kashmir economic disaster is admin’s making

It is also the administration's burden to ease taxes, waive loans and provide a stimulus package to Kashmir's economy.
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Editorial: In Kashmir, COVID-19 lockdown is requirement, not choice

These are horrendous hours. The Kashmir Walla editorial is once a week tradition but, in these terrifying times, we are breaking away from this tradition...
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Editorial: It’s time to lockdown

Most powerful economies and most sophisticated healthcare systems of the world have failed to sustain themselves in wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. In comparison,...
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Editorial: Criminalizing Kashmir’s media won’t hide your crimes

In Kashmir, media freedom has always remained in ruins considering the constant curbs, either through official or unofficial measures. Journalists have covered this decades-long...
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Smart lockdown only option, before it’s too late

It's still not late to stop the second wave, but there is also not much time left to take the required action: a smart lockdown.
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Indo-Pak friendship without Kashmir is a mistake

Anyone would welcome the improvement in India-Pakistan relations but moving ahead without any positive development on Kashmir, which remains a violent conflict, would be a mistake.
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New Gujjar leaders must confront challenges

The Gujjar and Bakarwal communities have been historically disempowered despite their significant presence in Jammu and Kashmir. The tribal community has voted to power...
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Need to intensify fight against drug abuse

The Kashmir drug issue has gone rampant -- that is a fact. As the numbers show, not only the number of addicts have shot...