Friday, May 24, 2019

Why #Kashmir protests against scrapping of #Article35A

What do people in #Kashmir say about today’s spontaneous protests against fresh petition and rumours of scrapping of #Article35A Story by Sarwat Javaid and Bhat Burhan

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...

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

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...

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...

What does Internet ban do to Kashmir?

On 23 January 2018, the government snapped internet services in parts of South Kashmir - which is a norm now in the wake of any incident. Here we got some people to share their views on what difficulties do they face due to this...

21 January 1990: A day of bloodshed in Kashmir’s Gaw Kadal

On 21 January 1990, a procession of civilians protesting against the raids by paramilitary forces were responded with bullets, killing over 50 on spot in Gaw Kadal area of Kashmir. This is the story of the day narrated by the eye-witnesses. Produced by Sanna Irshad...

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...

Altaf Mir of Coke Studio fame talks life, sings new Kashmiri songs

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Altaf Mir shot to fame after he sang "Ha Gulo" - a Kashmiri song, for Coke Studio Explorer. Sitting in his Muzaffarabad home, he spoke to The Kashmir Walla about his life's struggles and journey, and also sang two new Kashmiri songs. Watch and...

Thousands attend funeral, militants offer gun salute

Thousands of people Saturday participated in the funeral prayers of five slain militants who were killed during an encounter with government forces in south Kashmir’s Shopian district. According to reports multiple funerals were offered to the slain militants as atmosphere reverberated with pro-freedom and pro-Pakistan...