A Kashmiri’s Love Letter To Kashmir

Kiran Butt

Writer at Indus News
The author is a Correspondent and Associate Producer at Indus News
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Born and brought up in Lahore, I always proudly introduced myself as a ‘typical Lahori’. But my grandmother constantly told me that we do not belong here and are settlers. The word “settler” always pinched me. I used to argue with my grandmother and tell her that I am a Lahori at heart and I […]

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KASHMIR AND NORTHERN EPIRUS: A COMPARATIVE LOOK

Paul Antonopoulos

Writer at Indus News
The author is the Director of Multipolarity Research Center. He regularly appears on Indus News, RT, Sputnik and PressTV.
Paul Antonopoulos

The Muslim-majority Kashmir region has embroiled India and Pakistan in conflict since they won their independence from British colonial rule in 1947. With the two countries fighting in three subsequent wars over Kashmir, each control a portion of the region, although the overwhelming majority in the Indian administered region want to leave the Indian Union […]

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AUTHORITIES IN KASHMIR SAY 90% OF VALLEY FREE FROM RESTRICTIONS BUT STREETS REMAIN DESERTED

After a serious backlash from various nations of the world, international organizations and humanitarians, Indian authorities chose to shed light on the present day to day life in Kashmir. Authorities in Indian Kashmir said the Valley was free from day-time restrictions but people still chose to stay indoors as streets remained deserted with security personnel […]

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Eid in Kashmir

EID UNDER SIEGE

Kiran Butt

Writer at Indus News
The author is a Correspondent and Associate Producer at Indus News
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While 1.8 billion Muslims around the globe celebrate Eid ul Adha, Kashmir remains a clampdown. The streets of Srinagar were deserted at the most festive day for the Muslim community. Indian forces could be seen on every nook of the streets. People were not allowed to say prayers publically in the mosques nor could they […]

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Kashmir Bleeds

Kiran Butt

Writer at Indus News
The author is a Correspondent and Associate Producer at Indus News
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Last week as soon as the news came out of Kashmir that tourists are being requested to vacate and more than 100,000 additional troops are being deployed in the valley which already has 700,000 troops and is the most militarized zone in the world, horrors of something bad to the bone happening started floating in […]

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PRESIDENT ERDOGAN SPEAKS TO PM KHAN

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan on Friday called Prime Minister Imran Khan via telephone and discussed matters related to bilateral relations and regional issues with him. PM Imran Khan briefed the Turkish president of the current situation in Indian-occupied Kashmir. They also discussed the Afghan crisis. Pakistani PM assured Erdogan of his full support for peace […]

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SAUDI ARABIA: PM KHAN’S KEYNOTE SPEECH

Pakistan’s Prime Minister Imran Khan says the resolution of the Kashmir issue under UN resolutions is inevitable. He was speaking at the 14th summit of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation in Mecca. Prime Minister Khan said the Kashmiris are peacefully struggling for freedom and deserve their right to self-determination. He said it is not justified […]

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THIRD PHASE OF INDIAN ELECTIONS START ON TUESDAY

Indians will cast their votes in 116 constituencies across 15 states and union territories in the third phase of general elections tomorrow. The populous northern state of Uttar Pradesh will again be in focus. Close contest is expected between the ruling BJP and opposition congress on at least 10 seats in Uttar Pradesh.  The BJP […]

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