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
Overtaken

In 1994, an auto driver was beaten by cops. More than two decades later, he is literally paralysed and even…

Conflict
Close Encounters

News of death and destruction are apparently the only two by-products of a gun battle between rebels and the army.…

Human Rights
Phishing Trouble

With most of militancy and hate hatching in virtual Kashmir, member of security grid have started physical check of the…

Conflict
Nowhatta Nightmare

Every time Kashmir is on protest, areas surrounding the historic Jamia Masjid are under curfew. Once restrictions are over, tensions…

Human Rights
Post Pellets

What happened to those blinded by controversial hunter guns post Burhan Wani’s killing last summer? Tabish Rafiq Mir visits a…

Human Rights
Is it morning?

It is everyday struggle for pellet victims who lost their eyesight completely in summer 2016. Confined to dark rooms they…

Conflict
Dehumanised Kashmir

The lynching of Ayub Pandith, a Jammu and Kashmir police officer, has further divided Kashmir’s conflict-torn society. Pandith’s murder was…

Human Rights
Unending pain

The creation of counter-insurgency grid during 90s forced thousands of families into self-exile. But there were a few families who…

Business
Risky Job

The debate over Gogoi gets louder after his ‘human shield’ act fetched him an award. Saima Bhat looks at the…

Conflict
The Ghost Village

Continued turmoil did not trigger massive demographic upheavals and migrations alone. Jibran Nazir located a village in Kupwara that ceased…

Human Rights
A Tragic Life

After a young singer was released from detention by army during 90s, he confined himself to his room and took…

Cover Story
Human Shields

After a mobile user recorded a few seconds of footage showing soldiers using a Shawl weaver as a human shield,…

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