Tag archive for ‘Kashmir’
By Kashmir Scan On Thursday, January 18th, 2018
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213 militants killed in 2017: Govt

JAMMU, January 18: The Jammu and Kashmir government today said that 213 militants were killed and 51 civilians died in militancy-related incidents last year. In a written reply to a question of BJP’s Sat More...

By Ajaz Rashid On Wednesday, January 17th, 2018
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On The Edge

From tensions of post Burhan Wani’s killing that hovered over 2017 like a dark cloud to NIA’s raids against Hurriyat, from crackdown on militants, braid-chopping to the drifting apart of the PDP-BJP coalition More...

By Kashmir Scan On Saturday, January 13th, 2018
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Hizb warns vested elements over misusing its letter pads

Srinagar, Jan 13,:Militant outfit Hizbul Mujhadeen has warned those elements who according to the outfit are using their letter pads to threaten government organizations and officials. As per a statement to news More...

By Kashmir Scan On Tuesday, December 26th, 2017
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Dwindling Numbers

Despite having the best brains in the form of teachers, the government-run schools in Kashmir are witnessing a fast depletion in enrolment of students due to lack of basic infrastructure and outdated systems of More...

By Kashmir Scan On Sunday, December 24th, 2017
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The Kashmir Question

Pakistan prime minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi’s statement, that independence of Kashmir has no takers on ground and it’s subsequent espousal by the Hurriyat, reflects the dual policy of the country which More...

By Kashmir Scan On Saturday, December 23rd, 2017
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It’s not cricket, Mr Dhoni

  By having the former Team India captain visit Kashmir in military fatigues, Indian Army has turned the most popular sports in the subcontinent into yet another military exercise. The militarisation of sports More...

By Kashmir Scan On Saturday, January 13th, 2018
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Hizb warns vested elements over misusing its letter pads

Srinagar, Jan 13,:Militant outfit Hizbul Mujhadeen has warned those elements who according to the outfit are using their letter pads to threaten government organizations and officials. As per a statement to a local More...

By Ajaz Rashid On Wednesday, December 20th, 2017
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‘I broke the back of militancy in J&K’

  In our brutalised society, when we think of a cop, we conjure up an image of a cynical, aggressive, suspicious and conservative person. Sporting short hair, strict facial expression and a well-decorated More...

By Ajaz Rashid On Monday, October 30th, 2017
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Return of ‘Enforced Disappearances’

The mysterious disappearance of a 20-year old Lolab boy from the Army custody has brought back focus on the extra-judicial tactic of subjecting ‘non-conformist subjects’ to enforced disappearance. Human More...

By Suhail Ahmad On Wednesday, October 25th, 2017
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Decoding the Truth of Conflict

Reporters and scholars must remain wary to the parties involved in any conflict who often intentionally try to influence reporting in more subtle and manipulative ways than outright censorship or information blackouts.     Truth More...

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