Browsing: Human Rights

Part of Kashmir’s history was dominated by the debate on rights and the liberties that individuals can avail. This section has exhaustive reportage of individuals and incidents that keep the debate going on.

Human Rights
A Minor Story

As the Supreme Court is hearing a PIL related to the detention of minors in Kashmir post-August 5, Umar Mukhtar…

Conflict Relatives of political detainees coming out of MLA hostel Srinagar - KL Image by Tahir Bhat
The Jail In Neighbourhood

As the UT administration shifted the detained political class from a Boulevard Hotel to the Lawmakers’ Hostel, apparently for the…

Cover Story
Costly Acquittals

In the 1996 Rajasthan bus-blast case, police booked, among others, four Kashmiris – arrested from Kathmandu and Gujarat. A trial…

Education KL Images: Faisal ahmed Fazeel
Pellets & Classroom

A number of students who were hit by the pellets during last two unrests have faced problems in continuation of…

Human Rights Ishrat Rashid (KL Image by Bilal Bahadur)
Not In Ishrat

Six years ago, a tenth standard girl felt threatened in a situation and jumped from the first storey of her…

Human Rights Danish Rafiq Sahil Gulzar
Wrecked Dreams

When cops catch hold of a minor and write him in their records, it marks the beginning of a long…

Human Rights
Talking Torture

At a time when the three United Nations officials are engaged in a tense situation with Government of India on…

Conflict Bashir Ahmad with his father in this family photo.
Suicide On Road

After finding the situation not conducive to sustain his family, a man who availed the rehabilitation package to return home,…

Conflict Ghulam Hassan Bangi at his shop. - Ruined Life - Kashmir Life - Story
Ruined for life

After losing his eyesight to the pellets, a young man fought odds to come to the terms with enforced disability.…

Human Rights
Deadly Detention

Days after a private school teacher died in custody, Umar Mukhtar met the family at Awantipora to understand the sequence…

Human Rights
Pushed to Cliff

Gunfights claiming lives in Kashmir is a daily occurrence, however, using civilians as human shield depicts the darker side of…

Human Rights
A Painful Passage

After many suicides, deaths and heart attacks of the PaK women settled in Kashmir post-2014, there was a first divorce…

Conflict
Murder Memories

Hours after a militant attack in Dialgam, the soldiers barged into a few houses in the locality and dragged out…

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