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By pak_adnews On Wednesday, December 13th, 2017
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Kashmir conflict: Pellet injuries leave boys in India struggling to adapt to blindness

Story by Annie Gowen It was months before Faisal Ahmed Dar finally stepped back on the cricket field. He had been his team’s top batter. But Faisal, 16, was recovering from a pellet wound that robbed him More...

By pak_adnews On Friday, December 8th, 2017
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Indian Held Kashmir is Being Ripped Apart

By Atta Rasool Malik “It is very difficult to give an exact figure but, we have killed around 200 In Kashmir.” The assessment of local terrorists is around 110-120. Similarly, the foreigners are about 100”. It More...

By pak_adnews On Friday, May 26th, 2017
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Azadi

What exactly does azadi mean to Kashmiris? Why can’t it be discussed? Since when have maps been sacrosanct? By Arundhati Roy The people of Kashmir have made it clear once again, as they have done year upon year, More...

By pak_adnews On Wednesday, August 31st, 2016
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Mapping Kashmir’s Cycle of Discontent

By Asma Khan Lone Kashmir has erupted once again, engulfed by yet another cycle of conflict and violence—its Sisyphean bane. The trigger this time is the killing of rebel commander, Burhan Wani, the tech-savvy More...

By pak_adnews On Wednesday, August 31st, 2016
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Kashmir: A story of defiance amid grief

People in Indian-administered Kashmir aim their anger at security forces as death toll and eye injuries mount.  Human rights activists say the security forces enjoy impunity from prosecution [EPA] By Elizabeth More...

By pak_adnews On Wednesday, August 31st, 2016
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Kashmir, the Paradise that Breaks Your Heart

By Shome Basu A look at the lives of locals and those affected by pellet guns during the weeks of violence and protests in the Valley, before the curfew was finally lifted after 51 days. On August 5, Umar Yousuf, More...

By pak_adnews On Wednesday, July 27th, 2016
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Repealing AFSPA Only won’t Make Much Difference in Kashmir

By Ishaal Zehra While it’s been four years that the United Nations has asked India to repeal the controversial Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act, the Indian Army has continued with its horrendous practice of More...

By pak_adnews On Tuesday, July 26th, 2016
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Kashmir, and the Inheritance of Loss

By Basharat Peer SRINAGAR, Kashmir — On July 8, Burhan Wani, a 22-year-old rebel, was shot dead by Indian soldiers and police officers in a small village in the central part of Indian-controlled Kashmir. News More...

By pak_adnews On Wednesday, July 20th, 2016
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Pakistan is observing Black Day today against Indian brutalities in held Kashmir

Pakistani nation is observing Black Day today (Wednesday) to express solidarity with their Kashmiri brethren who are being subjected to worst brutalities in Indian-occupied Kashmir by Indian armed forces. The Federal More...

By pak_adnews On Monday, July 18th, 2016
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Authorities muzzle media as Kashmir violence flares

TV and newspapers shut down as part of efforts to control unrest By David Keohane in Mumbai Authorities in India-controlled Kashmir have clamped down on the media, shutting newspapers and television stations as More...