Jammu & Kashmir- On the Path to Nowhere: Review of Security and Political Developments

C D Sahay, Dean, Centre for Neighbourhood Studies and Internal Security Studies, VIF
From security perspective, the events in Jammu & Kashmir during the year 2016 and in the first four months of the current year, present an extremely confusing, disturbing and challenging scenario. These also necessarily got reflected in the overall p
Jammu & Kashmir, National Security and Strategic Studies

“जब तक मैं रहूं, शांति रहे” की फितरत है कश्मीर में संघर्ष प्रबंधन की घातक रणनीति

Brig Narender Kumar
“शांति का अर्थ यह नहीं है कि संघर्ष नहीं है’;शांतिपूर्ण साधनों से संघर्ष को रोकने की क्षमता ही
Jammu & Kashmir, National Security and Strategic Studies, Hindi

Time to hit and hurt the Pakistan army!

Brig Gurmeet Kanwal, Visiting Fellow, VIF
'For every act of terrorism on Indian territory for which there is credible evidence pointing to the Pakistan army and the ISI's involvement, carefully calibrated military strikes must be launched against the Pakistan army,' says Brigadier Gurmeet
Jammu & Kashmir, National Security and Strategic Studies, Neighbourhood Studies, Pakistan

Challenges in Stabilising The Streets of Kashmir

Lt General S A Hasnain, PVSM, UYSM, AVSM, SM (Bar), VSM (Bar), Visiting Fellow, VIF
After two months of strife in the Kashmir Valley we may be just heading into better control of the situation which resulted from the response to the killing of Burhan Wani the young South Kashmir militant leader, on 8 Jul 2016. However, the time take
Jammu & Kashmir, National Security and Strategic Studies

बुरहान वानी की मौत और उसके नतीजे

Lt General S A Hasnain, PVSM, UYSM, AVSM, SM (Bar), VSM (Bar), Visiting Fellow, VIF
दक्षिण कश्मीर के बिल्कुल दक्षिणी हिस्से में कोकरनाग अलसाया, शांत, छोटा सा शहर है। पीर पंजाल की ऊ
Terrorism, Jammu & Kashmir, Hindi

Burhan Wani's Killing and Its Aftermath

Lt General S A Hasnain, PVSM, UYSM, AVSM, SM (Bar), VSM (Bar), Visiting Fellow, VIF
Kokarnag in the southernmost part of South Kashmir, is a sleepy little township. It once was the bastion of militancy due to the presence of the lofty Pir Panjal range in whose shadow it lies and the forested tracts of the lower hills; the terrain wa
Terrorism, Jammu & Kashmir

मुख्यमंत्री महबूबा मुफ्ती - क्या वह अंतिम रूप से पहुंच चुकी हैं?

C D Sahay, Dean, Centre for Neighbourhood Studies and Internal Security Studies, VIF
भारत में, परंपरागत रूप से राज्य विधानसभा के लिए उपचुनाव पदस्थ मुख्यमंत्री के उसके पद पर बने रहन
Jammu & Kashmir, National Security and Strategic Studies, Hindi

CM Mehbooba Mufti - Has She Finally Arrived?

C D Sahay, Dean, Centre for Neighbourhood Studies and Internal Security Studies, VIF
In India, traditionally a by-election to the State Assembly to technically endorse the constitutional legitimacy of an incumbent Chief Minister’s continuance in office, normally does not evoke a great deal of political interest. Statistically speak
Jammu & Kashmir, National Security and Strategic Studies

मुश्किल में कश्मीर

KM Singh (Member, Executive Council, VIF)
1947 में विभाजन से पहले के दिनों में जब उत्‍तर पश्चिम भारत का ज्‍यादातर हिस्‍सा सांप्रदायिक उन्‍
Jammu & Kashmir, Neighbourhood Studies, Hindi

Kashmir in Cauldron

KM Singh (Member, Executive Council, VIF)
When most parts of the north western region of India was afflicted with communal orgy during the pre-partition days around 1947, the neighbouring state of Jammu & Kashmir witnessed no ripples of any communal tension. It provided a solace to Mahatma
Jammu & Kashmir, Neighbourhood Studies