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Pakistan’s Foreign Minister Hina Rabbani Khar accuses India of war-mongering: “It is deeply disturbing to hear statements which are upping the ante where one politician is competing with the other to give a more hostile statement”

Read: http://www.thehindu.com/news/international/hina-accuses-india-of-engaging-in-warmongering/article4312029.ece?homepage=true

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Indian soldiers accused of atrocities in Kashmir: “For the victims, the wait for proper justice seems perpetual. In its approach to justice, the Indian state has not moved beyond cash relief or the promise of re-investigation. The state has wilfully lowered the standard of justice as well as the crimes perpetrated”

Read: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-india-20624798

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Manto’s daughters return to his village in Ludhiana | “Ladoos and sherbet were pressed onto the eager entourage, a village Gurdwara priest decked the daughters with siropas while ‘bhangra’ was in full bloom to the beat of dhols and the village belles laid out a tangy flavor of ‘gidda’. Saadat Hasan Manto, a Kashmiri and a prolific writer had chronicled the freedom struggle and the aftermath of partition”

Read: http://www.risingkashmir.in/news/mantos-daughters-explore-their-roots-32840.aspx

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‘Osama has been martyred while defending Muslims,’ suggests Kashmiri leader

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China backs down on ‘stapled’ visas for citizens of Jammu & Kashmir

Read more: http://news.in.msn.com/national/article.aspx?cp-documentid=5118054

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Separatists back census for the first time, hoping to show Muslim population in Kashmir has risen

Read more: http://www.himalmag.com/component/content/article/4355-counting-kashmiris.html

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Did Lashkar-e-Taiba murder Maulvi Showkat Ahmed Shah in Kashmir – and seek to blame radical Hindu outfits?

Read more: http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/Blame-radical-Hindu-outfits-for-Srinagar-clerics-killing-Lashkar-told-scribe/articleshow/7929970.cms

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The murder of Maulvi Showkat Ahmed Shah by an IED in Srinagar

Read more: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-south-asia-13009558

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Chinese People’s Liberation Army soldiers on KASHMIR’s Line of Control

Read more: http://www.hindustantimes.com/General-alert-Chinese-troops-on-Indo-Pak-LoC/H1-Article1-681633.aspx

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Drug addiction among the youth in Kashmir

http://www.livemint.com/2011/03/29003530/Abuse-of-prescription-drugs-su.html?h=B

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