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Journalists shocked, angry, over labelling Kashmir female photojournalist as ‘Mukhbir”

Journalists shocked, angry, over labelling Kashmir female photojournalist as ‘Mukhbir”

The campaign led by social media trolls terming the Kashmir photojournalist, Masrat Zahra, as Mukhbir (informer), has extremely angered the journalist community. The level of anger was such that many journalists took to social media to register their protest, calling the trolls and fake social media pages, leading the malign campaign against the photojournalists, as […]

‘I am a legislator, I am helpless before administration,’ says MLA Shopian on mysterious internet ban  

“Even though I am a legislator, I am helpless before the administration,” Member of the Legislative Assembly (MLA) from Shopian, Advocate Mohammad Yousuf Bhar, while fuming over the continued ban on the internet in his constituency. Even as the internet has been restored in entire South Kashmir, it is yet to resume in Shopian district. […]

When drones chased a militant

When drones chased a militant

Budgam: Normally cordon and search operations (CASO) in Kashmir attract protests and stone pelting, but on Monday in central Kashmir’s Budgam district it metamorphosed into a comic drama. The government forces have laid siege in the upper reaches of Rathsun village in central Kashmir’s Budgam district following the information that a militant was moving in […]

Father, son arrest leaves Anantnag family in shock

‘Arrested for being affiliated with Jamaat family’ “When they entered the house, they banged the doors and windows of the house,” Sartaj recalled when the police party entered the house under the pretext of a search operation four days ago.  “They said they had information of militants’ presence inside the house”. Sartaj said the police […]