Browsing: Unrest

Health
Helping Hands

A part of the pellet crisis was managed by doctors who flew from outside Kashmir. But there are many cases…

Banking
Currency Chaos

As Prime Minister Modi shocked India by reducing twin currency notes to mere pieces of paper, Tasavur Mushtaq details the…

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Marked Permanently

6250 pellet victims reached hospitals in last four months, however there were innumerable youth who avoided hospitals and tried to…

Human Rights
Chased to Death

Casualties of unrest 2016 were of mixed nature. As many as 12 deaths were caused by the chase in which the…

Security
The Drowned Cop

by Aakash Hassan On day 2, of Burhan’s killing; Mattan received body of its cherished cricketer, Afroaz Ahmad Lone, an SPO…

Governance
Lalla Rookh Eyes

Exactly 200 years after Irish blind poet Thomas Moore sung in praise of Kashmir, its beauty, its women and their…

Agriculture
Quick Sale

With unrest 2016 rooted down-south, the worst fears were about the fate of apple, the main mover-and-shaker of the peripheral…

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Insha’s World

It is completely different from being born blind and going blind. Hit by 350 pellets on her face, Insha Mushtaq…

Governance
Chai Pe Charcha

by Masood Hussain It was proverbial pellet disbursal on Monday last when the activities picked up quickly. While Mirwaiz Umar…

Human Rights
Jail Chalo

As the crisis enters fourth month, arrests dominate the scene. Now cops move from door-to-door and get the ‘suspects’ to…

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Killed Unpalatably

Stone and the stone-thrower remained unchanged as the response jumped from bamboo shield-tear smoke mix to pellet- PAVA combine. It…

Diplomacy
The Bloody Quarter

Amid street expectations that a protracted bloody strike would force Delhi talk to Islamabad and Srinagar, it took an inverse…

Human Rights
Campaign Costs

Kashmir has attracted international attention over human rights abuse since long now. Many global watchdogs who frequented valley to document…