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Kashmiri scholar urges UN’s women commission to focus on plight of...

A Kashmiri scholar has drawn the attention of the UN Commission on the Status of women, which is holding its 65th session in New...

India’s government puts nationalism before education in Kashmir

Like parents across the world in the time of covid-19, it was with a mixture of relief and worry that Afroza Zahoor sent her children...

In Kashmir’s Stillness, Hopes Wither and Houseboats Sink

SRINAGAR, India — Habib Wangnoo scanned the silvery lake from the deck of his vacant houseboat hotel, remembering when he helped Mick Jagger out...

Shopian ‘fake encounter’: Army accepts its men ‘prima facie’ violated powers...

Zulfikar Majid Soldiers and officers involved in an alleged fake encounter in which three “militants” were killed in south Kashmir's Shopian on July 18 have...

Muslim farmer killed in Jammu, attacked with sharp weapons; one arrested

With an increase in attacks against minority groups in the country, another case of mob lynching has surfaced. A 42-year-old farmer identified as Shabir...

‘Cause Indiscriminate and Excessive Injury’: HRW Wants Pellet Guns Banned in...

New Delhi: After severe injuries were caused to Shia mourners participating in a Muharram procession in Srinagar, international NGO Human Rights Watch (HRW) on Friday...

Pellet Guns Fired On Srinagar Muharram Procession, Leading To Blindings

Jeff Horwitz and Newley Purnell Srinagar: The thought of losing his eyesight kept Tanveer awake through the night. “Have the doctors arrived?” the 16-year-old boy repeatedly asked...

In a Changed Kashmir, Moderates Feel Betrayed by India

MITRIGAM, Kashmir — For more than two decades, Peerzada Lateef Shah risked his life in a high-wire political process to bring peace to Kashmir,...

Kashmir Group Calls India’s Internet Ban ‘Digital Apartheid’

By The Associated Press SRINAGAR, India — A prominent rights group in Indian-administered Kashmir on Tuesday described a communications blackout imposed by India following its...

16-Year-Old Killed in Shopian ‘Encounter’ Wanted to Earn Money to Pay...

Umer Maqbool Srinagar: On the night between July 15 and 16, Safit Jan of Dhar-Sakri in Rajouri, could hardly sleep. The 45-year-old woman’s eldest son was...

‘We want to know why they were killed’: Families of 3...

Ayushi Malik Rajouri: Family members of three missing labourers from Rajouri district of Jammu, who were killed in an alleged ‘fake encounter’ in Shopian on...

Fake Twitter account impersonates Kashmiri woman Nadia Beig who cleared UPSC...

Archit Mehram Pratik Sinha Sixteen people from Jammu & Kashmir and Ladakh cleared the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) examinations 2019, as per media reports. The results were...

‘J&K Situation Not Normalised’: US Congress Panel Writes to Jaishankar on...

New Delhi: The US Congress’s powerful house foreign affairs committee has sent a letter addressed to external affairs minister S. Jaishankar, expressing concern that the...