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Thousands attend funeral of boy in Shopian Kashmir

February 1, 2018 Leave a comment

SRINAGAR: Thousands of people participated in the funeral prayers of a 10-year-old boy, Musharraf Fayaz Najar, in Datmudoor area of Shopian, today, amid pro-freedom and anti-India slogans. At least two rounds of funeral prayers were held to accommodate huge rush of mourners.

Musharraf Fayaz was critically injured on January 25 after a shell exploded when the people were clearing the debris of a house destroyed by Indian troops with mortar shells and

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Protests in Mattan after army allegedly vandalises property, thrashes residents

September 15, 2017 1 comment

Reports said that army men allegedly beat up the residents and vandalized property during a search operation last night in Tikibagh Kralpora.
Khalid Gul(GK)
Anantnag: Protests broke out in Mattan area of Anantnag district in south Kashmir on Friday against alleged ransacking of property and thrashing of locals by army during a search operation.
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Top militant leader Sabzar dies fighting Indian forces in Kashmir 

May 27, 2017 Leave a comment
Top militant leader Sabzar dies 
fighting Indian forces in Kashmir 
 
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Lives half-lived: The hidden cost of Kashmir conflict

April 13, 2017 Leave a comment

MUZAFFARABAD (AFP): Muhammad Ashraf´s eyes fill with tears, overwhelmed by grief and joy all at once, as he recounts being reunited with his family 26 years after they were torn apart by insurgency in Indian-held Kashmir.
“My son was 12 years old when we separated. Now my grandson is 16,” he told AFP of his odyssey to see his loved ones again, bittersweet for its brevity and because it lay bare how much he missed out on.

In 1990 Ashraf was serving with Indian security forces far from his family´s village, in Indian-held Kashmir near Pakistani territory, as a violent insurgency against New Delhi gathered pace.

By October that year, amid reports of mass detentions and widespread torture as authorities tried to crack down on freedom fighters, Ashraf´s family fled in fear.

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Farooq Rehmani pays tribute to Shaheed Yousuf Zangi; urges India to stop pursuing anti-Kashmir agenda

January 23, 2017 Leave a comment

Srinagar, January 22: The Chairman Jammu and Kashmir People’s Freedom League, Muhammad Farooq Rehmani, has urged India to desist from changing the demographic composition of Jammu and Kashmir, perp…

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Portrait of a Kashmiri woman — Joshi Daniel Photography

September 3, 2016 Leave a comment

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Targets for first time in Valley’s unrest, policemen walk faultlines in Kashmir — The Indian Express

September 3, 2016 Leave a comment
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