Mehmood Ali graphic story - Kashmir

After 23-years of jail, loss of life and love

Mehmood Ali was imprisoned, leaving behind love of his life. After returning home, 23-years-later, he tries to weave together a new life as a different person.
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“I never got to be a child”: Of broken homes and dysfunctional families

Gazia forgave her parents in the suicide note that she wrote at 13. But she survived and realised that she cannot forgive them for shaping her traumatic childhood.
COVID-19, Kashmir, Unlock, Hoax, Rise

“COVID-19 is a hoax!”

As the cities unlock in J-K, and administrations ask people to learn to live with the coronavirus — people are coming ahead with strong conspiracy theories, claiming COVID-19 isn't anything but a hoax.
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As guns silenced, a firefighter returns to his burnt home

A firefighter doused the fire of thousands of houses in his life but on 19 May 2020 he returned to his home in Nawakadal, Srinagar, only to witness soot and debris of his own home.
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Nasrullahpora: A village of broken homes

Life is thrown off track in the aftermath of raids in Nasrullahpora village in central Kashmir's Budgam district

Of stigma and identity

Saleema wears her sexuality on her sleeves. But the eyes! They follow her everywhere.

Failing Industries in Kashmir

After the abrogation of the special status, in the initial spillover, many bridges have been severed and affecting the functionaries of the industrial sector.
Internet

The death of internet

Cartoon by Anis Wani for The Kashmir Walla The cartoon appeared in our 13-19 January 2020 print edition.