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Feature: Tribal people and their agonies

(Greater Kashmir) Manzor Ahmad Malik Tribal people or Social Tribes are categorized as a community of indigenous people by the Constitution. They are also considered socially and economically disadvantaged. It is not like we think about nomads that they carry flocks of sheep to different pastures for grazing and enjoying …

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Fending off threats, Dalit groom in UP rides horse amid police cover

Meerut, July 17 (KMS):  Fearing for his life from upper caste Hindus, a groom belonging to Dality community took police protection for taking his baraat on a horse to the bride’s village. A Dalit groom in Meerut who said his family faced threats from upper caste men in his village …

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US mourns Danish Siddiqui’s death in Afghanistan conflict

Washington D.C., July 17 (KMS): The Biden administration and the US lawmakers have mourned the death of Indian journalist Danish Siddiqui, who was killed in Afghanistan while covering the fighting between Afghan troops and Taliban. Siddiqui, who won a Pulitzer Prize in 2018, worked for Reuters news agency and was …

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Danish Siddiqui: Creator of iconic images during Covid pandemic trolled even in death

New Delhi, July 17 (KMS): The news of Reuters photojournalist and Pulitzer prize winner Danish Siddiqui’s death drew strange reactions from right wing extremists on social media. During the second wave of Covid-19, Siddiqui had photographed a funeral ground where mass cremations were taking place. These photographs showed the scale …

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Two cousins from Tangmarg found dead in Srinagar

Srinagar, July 17 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir (IIOJK), two cousins from Tangmarg area of Baramulla district were found dead in Srinagar. The deceased identified as Shahid Qadri and Mohsin Qadri were found dead mysteriously in Sheerebagh area of Srinagar. The families of the deceased alleged that …

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Fearing backlash ban on slaughtering of animals in IIOJK on Eid revoked

Srinagar, July 17 (KMS): After fearing backlash from religious bodies and general population of Muslim-majority in Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir (IIOJK), Indian government revoked the ban it had imposed on sacrificing of bovines on Eid-ul-Azha the other day. The Indian authorities on Friday ordered a crackdown on the …

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Omar Abdullah condoles killing of journalist Danish Siddiqui

Srinagar, July 17 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, National Conference Vice President Omar Abdullah has paid homage to Pulitzer Prize-winning Indian Photojournalist Danish Siddiqui who was killed in Spin Boldak District of Kandahar, Afghanistan, where he was embedded with Afghan forces which came under attack by Taliban. …

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