India  /  Published 27.11.18

Kashmir baby's eyesight damaged in pellet attack

Eighteen-month-old Hiba Nisar, the youngest pellet victim in Kashmir, has been discharged from hospital after surgery on her right eye but doctors are not sure if her eyesight will be restored complet...
By PTI in Srinagar

India  /  Published 04.02.20

Valley PIL against film on Pandits

Kashmiri political activists have moved court demanding a stay on the release of Vidhu Vinod Chopra’s film on the migration of Kashmiri Pandits, claiming that it would incite violence against Kashmi...
By Muzaffar Raina in Srinagar

Entertainment  /  Published 31.01.20

Vidhu Vinod Chopra on 'Shikara'

His last Bollywood film as director was Eklavya. Thirteen years later, Vidhu Vinod Chopra — the man behind classics like Parinda and 1942: A Love Story — is all set to bring Shikara to theatres. T...
By Priyanka Roy in

India  /  Published 28.01.20

'They could rape, kill': BJP MP on Shaheen Bagh protesters

BJP MP Parvesh Verma on Tuesday said what happened in Kashmir with Kashmiri Pandits could happen in Delhi, warning that lakhs of anti-CAA protesters in Shaheen Bagh could enter homes to kill and rape ...
By The Telegraph and PTI in New Delhi

North East  /  Published 19.02.19

Meghalaya governor backs call to boycott things Kashmiri

Close on the heels of the deadliest attack at Pulwama in Jammu and Kashmir that killed 40 CRPF jawans, Meghalaya governor Tathagata Roy embroiled himself in a controversy by tweeting that he is “inc...
By Rining Lyngdoh & Agencies in Shillong


India  /  Published 10.08.19

To Kashmir for brides? Just a joke

The image of a fair-skinned Kashmiri girl and her desirability as a bride seems firmly imprinted on the minds of several BJP leaders as the emblem of the recent government decisions on Kashmir, causin...
By Pheroze L. Vincent in New Delhi

Food  /  Published 20.02.20

Shabdeg: A forgotten recipe from Kashmir

Home Chef Shaista Iqbal, loved food from the beginning but was less interested in the art of cooking. That changed soon when she got married and became a part of the Iqbal family. She received encoura...
By The Telegraph in

India  /  Published 21.09.19

Citing heat in UP, Kashmiri prisoners seek shift

Many of the Kashmiri prisoners who were shifted to Uttar Pradesh jails after the August 5 lockdown have written to the heartland state’s prison authorities asking to be moved back to jails in their ...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

India  /  Published 08.08.19

Diary of a lockdown: The cracked mirror

There’s a line in Vishal Bhardwaj’s Haider that describes the Kashmiri condition with a poignancy that’s near profound: “Hamaara aasmaan kaale parindon se ghira hua hai (Our skies are besieged...
By Sankarshan Thakur in

Calcutta  /  Published 14.04.20

Stuck Kashmiris live on NGO help

More than 30 Kashmiri traders are stuck at Maheshtala on the city’s western outskirts, waiting to return home at the first chance after the lockdown is lifted.Their customers, mostly into stitching ...
By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta


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