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Jul 19, 2014

In Remote Corners of India, Immunity for Soldiers Who Kill and Rape Civilians

In remote areas like Kashmir, and Manipur State, a colonial-era immunity law continues to embolden soldiers and police officers there to commit crimes without bothering to cover them up... #India #United Nations #United Nations Human Rights Council

Jul 04, 2014

Strike to protest visit by prime minister shuts down Indian Kashmir

Shops, businesses and schools are shut in Indian-controlled Kashmir after separatist groups opposed to Indian rule announced a strike to protest a visit by the country's prime minister... #India #United Nations #United Nations Human Rights Council

Jun 25, 2014

Indian beggar has rare 'elephant man' condition which causes his legs to swell up but can make thousands of rupees during holy month

Sahajul Sheikh, 46, (pictured) suffers from Elephantiasis - a rare disease that has caused his right leg to swell to abnormally large proportions. He can earn up to £300 a month begging on the streets of Kashmir, India... #India #United Nations #United Nations Human Rights Council

Jul 04, 2014

Strike, curfew shut Kashmir as India leader visits

(AP) -- India's newly elected leader made his first official trip on Friday to Indian-controlled Kashmir, where separatist groups called a strike that shut shops, businesses and schools. Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated a railway line and pla... #India #Pakistan #Bharatiya Janata Party #Narendra Modi #Kashmir, India #Gujarat

Jul 04, 2014

Narendra Modi's first visit to Kashmir as PM triggers shutdown

Schools and businesses close in Srinagar in protest against plans to curb region's autonomy and crackdown on separatists Continue reading..... #India #Pakistan #Narendra Modi

Jul 03, 2014

When will the Kashmiri nightmare end?

Narendra Modi's plan to return hundreds of thousands of displaced Pandits to Jammu and Kashmir highlights the state's appalling human rights record India's prime minister, Narendra Modi, is facing a total shutdown on his first visit to Jammu and Kash... #India #Pakistan #Narendra Modi #Kashmir, India

Jul 23, 2014

Bollywood's Never Ending Romance With Kashmir

Kashmir is one of the places in India which comes to our mind when we think of romance and beauty. Our film industry has been in love with this 'Paradise on Earth' since decades and captured beautiful scenic locations i... #India #Bollywood

Jul 19, 2014

Kashmir teenager killed during anti-Israel protest

Troops opened fire after the protesters clashed with security forces in Khudwani, a village south of Srinagar... #India #Bollywood

Jul 19, 2014

In Remote Corners of India, Immunity for Soldiers Who Kill and Rape Civilians

In remote areas like Kashmir, and Manipur State, a colonial-era immunity law continues to embolden soldiers and police officers there to commit crimes without bothering to cover them up... #India #United Nations #United Nations Human Rights Council

Jul 04, 2014

Strike, curfew shut Kashmir as India leader visits

India's newly elected leader made his first official trip on Friday to Indian-controlled Kashmir, where separatist groups called a strike that shut shops, businesses and schools... #India #United Nations #United Nations Human Rights Council