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POLITICS

 |  7-minute read
ISI, Terrorism, China, Pakistan

On Pakistan's 'Kashmir Solidarity Day', how the voices of Dogras and Kashmiri Pandits were ignored

Pakistan claims concern and care for the people of Kashmir. Then why is it so afraid to even hear what the Dogras and KPs have to tell it?

POLITICS

 |  5-minute read
Kashmiri Pandits, Militancy, Kashmir, Ishrat muneer

Why Kashmir is silent on Ishrat Muneer’s IS-style killing

Unarmed 25-year-old Ishrat was shot dead by 'unidentified gunmen', this horrific act circulated on social media. Ordinary Kashmiris are silent. And belated reactions from Kashmir's top politicians only emphasize this echoing darkness.

POLITICS

 |  3-minute read
Jammu and Kashmir, Militancy in kashmir, Shah faesal, Kashmiri Pandits

Gone with the icy wind: Four reasons why Kashmiri Pandits will never return to Kashmir

The sanctimony around 'the return of the Kashmiri Pandits' is just that: sanctimony. The locals are actually not unhappy they left. And the KPs, who know this, know they cannot return.

POLITICS

 |  6-minute read
Kashmiri Pandits, Left wing, Right-wing, Liberals

The Right's 'anti-national', the Left's 'Nazi': What it means to be a Liberal in today’s India

We have insults and allegations thrown at us from both sides. We should wear those as a badge of honour.

VOICES

 |  6-minute read
Kashmir crisis, Rahul pandita, Barkha Dutt, Kashmiri Pandits

Why I disagree with Barkha Dutt on her comments about Kashmiri Pandits

From a young reporter, with love and respect.

POLITICS

 |  8-minute read
Army, Kashmir muslims, Jammu and Kashmir, Kashmiri Pandits

Wrong on Rites: Kashmir often sees reports of Muslims helping with Hindu last rites. There is a need to halt this 'same story trend'

J&K media should stop spreading propaganda on how Kashmiri Muslims help the Pandit community on rituals of death. This only covers up how KPs are treated in life.

POLITICS

 |  10-minute read
Kashmir conflict, Kashmiri Pandits, Jammu and Kashmir

With no Kashmir for a home, Pandit is no more than a memory - and a tattered identity

[Book excerpt] Shunted out of a homeland while their neighbours and their countrymen alike merely looked on, or simply looked away.

POLITICS

 |  6-minute read
PDP, Migrants, BJP, Kashmiri Pandits

Thanks for the tokenism, BJP: We Kashmiri Pandits appreciate even that

PM Modi and his party have spoken about so many J&K issues – except the homecoming of the exiled Kashmiri Pandits.

VOICES

 |  5-minute read
Kashmiri Pandits, Kashmir

Reviving raabta: How ‘90s of Kashmir stole Lovely Aunty from us

The empty house.

POLITICS

 |  5-minute read
Justice, Supreme Court, Kashmiri Pandits, 1984 anti-Sikh riots

If 1984 anti-Sikh pogroms can be reopened, why not Kashmiri Pandit killings?

There cannot be a bigger pain than the exodus of the bereaved community out of their homeland.