Thursday, November 15, 2018


Manan Wani’s father speaks about his son

Manan Wani, a scholar at Aligarh Muslim University, had joined militant ranks in January 2018. The Kashmir Walla spoke to his father at his residence in Tikipora, Kupwara on Thursday night, who says, "We will mourn for four days for the scholar we lost, but...

Mother of three children burnt to death

A mother of three children, 31-year-old, Rehana Gulzar, died after she was allegedly burnt by her in-laws in Ahamsharief village of North Kashmir's district Bandipora. Watch her brother narrating full incident, story by Sanna Irshad Mattoo

Why 35 bullets were shot at Mohammad Saleem Malik?

Mohammad Saleem Malik, 24, received 35 bullets during a Cordon and Search Operation (CASO) led by the government forces in Noorbagh area of #Srinagar, #Kashmir on 27 September 2018. Story by Bhat Burhan and Saide Zahoor Edited by Vikar Syed

“BJP, RSS have grown roots in Kashmir by PDP’s blessing”

In conversation with The Kashmir Walla's Kaiser Andrabi, Jammu and Kashmir Congress Chief G. A. Mir says that the BJP and RSS have been able to grow their roots in Kashmir by PDP's blessing.

Muharram in Kashmir: Curbs, clashes and ban

Muharram in Kashmir has turned an eventful time when the government forces impose curfew and curbs on the religious processions led by Shia Muslims. This month several mourners were injured in action by government forces, trying to stop people from taking out processions. Sanna Irshad...

Another day of gunfights, funerals and clashes in Kashmir

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

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

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

In Conversation with Kashmir Women’s Collective

"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...

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

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...