From skirmishes along the LoC to full-scale wars, from state-sponsored terrorism to double-faced diplomacy–India and Pakistan have not put the decades-old enmity behind them. This article explores the eventful history of the two countries while probing for reason and peace to stem the flow of the bleeding borders.
Sprawling lawns once adorned by the Mughals, Gondola rides providing the view of the vast valley below, and tangible proof why world peace is needed, Kashmir is God’s gift to mankind.
“The horror, the horror…” Marlon Brando in ‘Apocalypse Now’ (1979) The Land of Kashmir – Paradise on Earth, or abyss? The land, where thousands of western as well as Indian tourists go looking for beauty and serenity, is paradoxically famous for its instability and terrorism, caught