Current Kasmir Issue Archive

Protests by Sikh community continue in IOK

In occupied Kashmir, members of Sikh community continued to hold protest demonstrations against the thrashing of a Kashmiri Sikh driver and disrespect to Sikh symbols by men in uniform in New Delhi. The Sikh community members assembled at Press Enclave in Srinagar, …

Moderate intensity earthquake jolts Kashmir

A moderate intensity earthquake occurred in Kashmir on Wednesday whose epicentre was in Pakistan region. Sonam Lotus, Director of MET office said: “A moderate intensity eart hquake measuring 5.3 on the Richter scale occurred at 8.40 a.m. today. “The coordinates of the …

Indian troops kill two youths in Kashmir

ISLAMABAD: Indian troops on Tuesday martyred at least two youngsters in Shopian district of occupied Kashmir. The youth were killed by Indian Army’s 1 Rashtriya Rifles, Central Reserve Police Force and Special Operation Group during a violent cordon and search operation in Awneera …

‘Breaking the silence’: Report documents torture in Kashmir

Rights bodies say India uses torture as ‘instrument of control’ to quash rebellion in Indian-administered Kashmir. Srinagar, Indian-administered Kashmir – Prisoners in Indian-administered Kashmir have been subjected to abuse and torture, including “water-boarding, sleep deprivation and sexualised torture”, according to a report by …