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Kashmir Press – Newspaper

THROUGHOUT its history, even at the best of times, press freedom in Kashmir has suffered constraints that were absent from the subcontinent. This was especially true of the phase from 1947 to 1953 when Shaikh Mohammed Abdullah was Prime…

A prisoner of the sheriffs

There's this Urdu couplet that comes to mind whenever I hear Prime Minister Imran Khan ranting about his favorite topic of corruption and accountability. Although I am unable to translate the metaphorical allusions of Urdu poetry into…