Tuesday, January 22, 2019

In Kashmir, the trail of orchard destruction by snowfall

Videobox, Kashmir News Videovideo
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 Conversation with Kashmir Women’s Collective

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"A collective for women, mostly Kashmiri, is an initiative to work towards a society where women feel safe and empowered in and outside of their homes." Here members of the collective talk about their work, challenges and issues in Kashmir. Moderated by Faakirah Suraiya Irfan Camera...

Urbal Local Body elections end in Jammu and Kashmir

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As the largely boycotted Urban Local Body (ULB) elections ended today in Jammu and Kashmir, the final percentage of the voter turnout in all four phases was recorded 35.1 percent in the state. Report by Kaiser Andrabi Videos by Sanna Irshad Mattoo, Saide Zahoor, Bhat Burhan Edited...

Do you remember Suzain?

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Nine years ago, on 29 May 2009, two young women, Asiya (17) and her sister-in-law Neelofar (22), married to Shakeel Ahmad Ahanger, went missing in the evening while returning home from their family orchard in South Kashmir’s Shopian. On the following morning, they were found...

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

Gunfight in Pulwama: Funeral procession of Hizb militant

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Thousands of people participated in the funeral of slain Hizbul Mujahideen militant Shabir Ahmad Dar at his native village Samboora of south Kashmir’s Pulwama district. Report by Vikar Syed

Srinagar gunfight: 2 militants, civilian, cop killed; Journalists thrashed

Videobox, Kashmir News Videovideo
Two militants, civilian and one policeman were killed in Srinagar gunfight that erupted between militants and government forces early morning of Wednesday. The gunfight had erupted in Fateh Kadal area of Srinagar district early morning. A police official was quoted saying that two militants and one...

Video | School boy shot dead, funeral amid wails

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A fourteen-year-old boy Faizan Ahmad Khan was today shot dead by the government forces near the gunfight between militants and the forces in South Kashmir's Pulwama district. Khan, a class 9th student at MeI School in Pampore, is son of Dr. Abdul Gani Khan from...

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...

Interview | Is Shah Faesal confused?

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Kashmiri IAS officer Shah Faesal resigned from the services to join politics on 9 January 2019, and later in a post he said that the resignation was in protest against the unabated killings. Shah Faesal was 2010 IAS batch topper who sought voluntary retirement. Several...