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Mohammad Ashraf Sehrai, Kashmiri Separatist, Is Dead at 77

By Iqbal Kirmani SRINAGAR, Kashmir — He was 22 when Indian authorities sent him to prison for the first time, for publicly denouncing the detention of...

PSA detention of 2 persons quashed

The High Court Tuesday quashed the detention of two persons who were booked under the Public Safety Act (PSA). Allowing their habeas corpus petitions, a...

Why are social media platforms silencing Kashmiri voices?

  By Farhan Mujahid Chak For decades, India has sought to obfuscate what is happening in Kashmir. Since 1947, it has worked hard to appropriate Kashmir’s...

More J&K employees may face axe for being ‘anti-national’

The Jammu and Kashmir government has constituted a Special Task Force (STF) for identifying and scrutinizing its employees involved in any activity detrimental to...

Citing security, J&K sets up force to act against govt staff...

By Bashaarat Masood The Jammu and Kashmir administration has set up a Special Task Force (STF) to initiate action against government employees suspected of activities...

The metaphysics of India’s colonial project in Kashmir

One of the oft-repeated assertions that one comes across concerning Kashmir is that it is marked by a condition of “lawlessness”. However, such an argument...

Kashmir: The link between armed conflict and domestic violence

Seven-year-old Laiza saw her mother for the last time in a video call as she lay on a hospital bed, her face completely unrecognizable...

Ailing couple struggles to survive in kashmir as daughter Booked on...

In the distant village of Frisal in Kulgam district of Jammu and Kashmir an ailing couple has been struggling to go about their lives...

Sudden Arrests, No Information: J&K Residents Learn About UAPA the Hard...

The ashes are cold in Habib Ulah Wani’s bread oven and his family is shattered. It has been 15 days since the 45-year-old resident of...

“I want to sleep just to see him”: Ordeal of a...

“I want to sleep just to see him,” she said. “Just once!” A day before, 14-year-old Faisal Gulzar was trying to dodge the incoming bullets...

Indian group says anger, despair persist in Kashmir

By Hilal Mir SRINAGAR, Jammu and Kashmir  A group of prominent Indians concluded from a recent visit to Indian-administered Kashmir that an apparent sheen of normalcy...

Teenage Sons Lost to Militancy, Two Kashmiri Families Grapple With Grief,...

By Shakir Mir Shopian (Jammu and Kashmir): The last moment Dilshada Ganai (45) remembers spending with Faisal Gulzar, her 14-year-old son, was a morning conversation over...

New kashmir laws matter of grave concern :UN reports

SRINAGAR, Jammu and Kashmir The loss of autonomy in August 2019 and introduction of new laws may lead to a reduced level of political representation...

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