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A Tale of Two Ethnic Cleansings in Kashmir

A Tale of Two Ethnic Cleansings in Kashmir

By S A Aiyar January 19 marks the 25th anniversary of the Azaadi (independence) uprising in the Kashmir Valley, leading to the ethnic cleansing of around 400,000 Kashmir Pandits. For some, this day heralded the rejection of Indian rule by protesting Kashmiris, followed by the bloody suppression of Kashmiri human rights by Indian forces (portrayed

Who Will Head Next Government in Jammu Kashmir?

By News Desk Srinagar – As the deadlock continues over the government formation in Jammu and Kashmir following the fractured verdict in the recently-concluded assembly elections, we try to take a look at the new dispensation that will head the state through the prism of latest developments. Outgoing Chief Minister and Working President of National

Video: US Soldiers Raped Boys In Front Of Their Mothers

By John Vibes According to a number of global mainstream media sources, the Pentagon is covering up a disturbing video that was never made public with the rest of the recent torture report. According to various well respected journalists, including Seymour Hersh, the appalling video was recorded at Abu Ghraib, the notorious US torture dungeon

Repeal AFSPA to Rein In Trigger Happy Militia

Mohamad Zubair-u-Din They were gunned down into silence. The dreams nurtured by the budding buds were shattered. Yes, killings of two youths by Army at Chattergam in central Kashmir’s Budgam district are another addition to the gory dance of death and destruction unleashed by Indian security apparatus in Kashmir. And as usual the condemnations from