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Feature: Aftermath of Khargone violence: Muslims bear brunt of anti-Muslim riot

Akansha Deshmukh Muslim community in Khargone after the communal violence is subjected to forced disappearances, extrajudicial executions, and torture in the hands of the administration and the local police. ‘Chutad par maaro, isko chutad par maaro’ which roughly translates to ‘hit on body part below the waist and above the …

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Article: Portrait of a nation on fire; India staring at a genocide

Nayla Khwaja “The pathology of Islamophobia is growing throughout the West but it is taking its most lethal form in India,” said Noam Chomsky, the world-renowned scholar, author and activist. He also said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s regime has sharply escalated crimes in the Kashmir region, “The crimes in …

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Feature: Is unemployment spurring the already prevalent mental health crisis in Kashmir?

Farzana Nisar The wooden shelf of 29-year-old, Aadil Ahmad’s room shines with all the trophies he won in school and college. Aadil has a bachelor’s degree in Education and a postgraduate degree in Mathematics, but nowadays, this resident of south Kashmir stays in his darkroom all day and snaps at …

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Jahangirpuri tells a familiar tale; Mosque targeted, Muslims provoked and trapped

New Delhi, April 19 (KMS): There seems to be no let-up in the saffron brigade’s aggression against Muslims in India. This is evident from the communal clashes that erupted in the Jahangirpuri area of New Delhi. The violence followed the same pattern as has been seen during Ram Navami violence. …

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Death of Muslim victim of Khargone violence shrouded in mystery

New Delhi, April 19 (KMS):  A 28-year-old Muslim youth, Ibris, who had gone missing from Khargone in the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh since April 10, the day the town witnessed massive communal violence, has been confirmed dead. Authorities handed over the body to the family of the deceased in Indore …

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