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Editorial (The News): A people oppressed

The news from Indian-occupied Kashmir has been grim since 2019 when the BJP government ended the partial autonomy available to the state and split it into two union territories. In addition, the mass displacement of Kashmiris was encouraged and other groups permitted to purchase land in an area from which …

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Article: Modi, Kejriwal don’t think Omicron is spreading locally. So why are they prepping for a crisis?

(The Wire) Our situation would be laughable if there weren’t lives at stake: two major political leaders, one heading the country and the other the capital, have played down the extent of the problem yet are openly preparing for a crisis.

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Feature: Mental health is on the brink in Kashmir

(News Click) Experts believe that higher psychiatric disorders contribute to increased suicide rates in conflict zones, as mental health is often overlooked in focus on the physical aspects of trauma.

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Feature: Indian jails: Over 55% under trial inmates are Muslims, Dalits and tribals

Abdul Bari Masoud In its latest analysis on prison occupancy, the Commonwealth Human Rights Initiative (CHRI) revealed that the last two years witnessed over 23 percent increase in Indian jails which have already overcrowded and have the most inhuman conditions. The report said over nine lakh more were arrested during …

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Article: BJP’s Problem: Can’t hold Nehru, Mughals responsible for Lakhimpur Kheri killings

(Clarion India) Lakhimpur Kheri killings: This is the one issue for which the saffron brigade can't accuse any rival political party or any other community or country. On no other issue in the last seven and half years the BJP rank and file seem to be so defensive as this one.

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