Old stories: Month wise

Delhi borders sealed ahead of farmers’ protest march today

New Delhi, Sept 17 (KMS): Ahead of the protest march which was announced by Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) on completion of one year of enactment of the three farms laws, the party said that Gurdwara Rakab Ganj Sahib is being cordoned off and Delhi borders are being sealed. “Looking at …

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Young girl killed, 6 family members injured in IIOJK blast

  Srinagar, September 17 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, a 17-year-old girl died and six other family members were injured in a blast in Kupwara district. The blast took place in a scrap consisting of an unexploded shell and grenade killing 17 years old Shabnum at Tarapora …

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Rape  used as a weapon by dominant caste groups to silence Dalit women

Two of 12 top caste-based sexual violence cases from ‘model’ Gujarat: NGO report New Delhi, Sept 17 (KMS): The National Council of Women Leaders (NCWL), a civil rights group in India, has compiled what it has called “landmark cases of caste-based sexual violence” between 1985 and 2020 to mark the …

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Anti-Dalit atrocities increase 9.4pc despite pandemic, Uttar Pradesh tops the list: Report

New Delhi, September 17 (KMS): Data on crime against Dalits and Adivasis in the Crime in India 2020 report draws a distinct pattern of similarity between rural and urban spaces. Published by the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB), they capture some anomalies and interesting trends. The report also shows that …

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Hindu extremist groups share misleading video of cow slaughter in IIOJK

Srinagar, September 16 (KMS): A video from July 2021 is being shared widely by Hindu extremists associated with Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh on social media in India as a triumph for Kashmiri Pandits after Article-370 abrogation in August 2019. According to Kashmir Media Service, in the video a man can be …

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Shehryar Afridi in US to sensitize think tanks, rights activists on Kashmiris’ plight

New York, September 16 (KMS): Chairman of the Pakistan’s Parliamentary Committee on Kashmir Shehryar Khan Afridi Thursday arrived in New York. A delegation of overseas Pakistanis and Pakistani embassy greeted him at the airport. During his stay in America the Chairman will address the Overseas Pakistani’s annual convention. Shehryar Afridi …

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UNHRC, OIC asked to send teams to monitor rights situation in IIOJK

Srinagar, September 16 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, the All Parties Hurriyat Conference and other Hurriyat organizations have welcomed the demand raised by the Organization of Islamic Cooperation through a written statement to the UN Human Rights Council to address the human rights violations committed by occupational …

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Prevention of lawful, decent burial of dead an offence under common law: Speakers

Islamabad, September 16 (KMS): Speakers at a webinar organized by Kashmir Institute of International Relations (KIIR) in collaboration with World Muslim Congress (WMC) while condemning the forcible burial of the iconic Kashmiri Hurriyat leader Syed Ali Gilani at the hands of Indian occupation authorities have stated that prevention of lawful …

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