Wednesday, December 19, 2018

“I’ve uncountable pellets in my private parts”

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On the Human Rights Day, The Kashmir Walla takes you back to Kashmir's recent past. A 39-year-old woman, hit by a barrage of pellets in her private parts in 2016, is one among many victims of shotgun pellets in Kashmir, adding to the human rights...

Portrait of a baby girl as pellet survivor

Twenty-month-old Hiba Nissar was hit by pellets on 25 November in Shopian district of South Kashmir. Now the family is taking journeys for her treatment at the hospital, while Hiba barely knows why are they doing so? Here is the story of this baby girl...

In chilling winters, living in slums

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In chilling winters of Kashmir, many live on the roadside, in open grounds, in makeshift tents or sheds. A story by Asif Hamid

A Sunday of six militants killed in Kashmir

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Six militants were killed in a fierce gunfight which erupted between militants and government forces in Batagund area of Kapran in Shopian district of south Kashmir on Sunday in wee hours. Reports said six militants were killed after a joint team of army’s 34RR, CRPF...

Devotees across Kashmir gather for Eid Milad

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Thousands of Muslim devotees gathered at Dargah Hazratbal Shrine for overnight prayers on the day of Eid Milad un Nabi - the birthday of Prophet Muhammad (saw), in Srinagar, Kashmir. Video by Saide Zahoor | Edited by Vikar Syed

In Kashmir, the trail of orchard destruction by snowfall

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In Kashmir, for a person, an orchard takes over 12 years to bloom and give proper returns. Many plan building of their houses or organize marriages after the harvest season of orchards. The snowfall has devastated such plans for many in the Valley. Story by...

In Kashmir, a family is waiting to see their dead militant brother

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On 21 September 2018, five militants were killed in Bandipora district of North Kashmir. A family from Pulwama says one of the killed is their brother and is waiting for his body to be handed over to them. The authorities haven't paid heed to...

Why 27 October is “Black Day” in Kashmir?

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On 27 October 1947, Indian troops officially landed in Kashmir and the then Prime Minister of India, Jawaharlal Nehru, had promised the move is temporary. But here is why the day is observed as "Black Day" every year in Kashmir. Produced by Sanna Irshad Mattoo |...

Srinagar’s dying water bodies – Dal Lake

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Among many water bodies in Srinagar - the capital city of Jammu and Kashmir, Dal Lake has been a popular destination. But over the years, the lake has shrunk and has been massively polluted. Story by Asif Hamid Sheikh | Edited by Sarwat Javaid

A mother who lost her eyesight to pellets

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Nusrat Bilal, who has one-year-old daughter, was hit by pellets on 17 October 2018 during the gunfight in Srinagar's downtown area in Fateh Kadal. She has lost vision of her right eye and is under treatment.   Story by Sanna Irshad Mattoo | Edited by...