Tuesday, November 13, 2018


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

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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...

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...

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...

Gunfight in Kashmir: Two militants, one civilian, one cop

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Amid sloganeering and wailing, thousands of people marched with the bodies of two militants and a civilian, who were killed in a gunfight today, till the martyrs' graveyard for their funeral procession in Srinagar, Kashmir. One funeral procession was held for all three of them...

Recitation of ‘Ha Gulo’ – a poem by Mahjoor

A beautiful recitation of Ghulam Ahmad Mahjoor's poem - Ha Gulo, both in original Kashmiri and also translated in English. Recited and video by Kashmir and Me.

Poetics of Growing Up in Kashmir

On 25 August 2018, The Kashmir Institute - a Kashmir based think-tank organized a poetry recitation event in Srinagar, the works of which will be produced in the form of a book. Story by Sarwat Javaid and Bhat Burhan

Every Cashmere is not Pashmina

The art of making Pashmina is declining with the introduction of machine made fabrics, say artisans. Story by Asif Hameed Sheikh

Not only PDP, even NC, Congress have people who may quit or overtake: Imran Ansari

In this interview with The Kashmir Walla, former Jammu and Kashmir cabinet minister and People's Democratic Party leader, Imran Reza Ansari, shares inside details about PDP-BJP coalition government, emerging factions, and how he looks at the changing politics of the state.   "Somebody has to offer...

Do you remember Suzain?

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...

Another day of gunfights, funerals and clashes in Kashmir

Edited by Bhat Burhan Videos by Sanna Irshad Mattoo, Bhat Burhan and Saide Zahoor