Why is Amnesty International not exposing the violation of human rights in Kashmir? - QuoraLondon, April 07 (KMS): The London-based rights watchdog, Amnesty International has slammed India for its clampdown on civil liberties in Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir as well as punitive lockdown in response to the COVID-19 outbreak, use of force against the anti-CAA (Citizenship (Amendment) Act) protests, farmers’ protests and handling of Delhi riots.

The Amnesty International’s report “The State of the World’s Human Rights 2020/2021”, examines the human rights situation in 149 countries. »

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Srinagar, April 02 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, political parties and leaders while demanding restoration of the special status of the territory have said that the Narendra Modi-led fascist Indian government’s illegal move of 5th August 2019 has pushed the region towards uncertainty and chaos.

Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) President, Mehbooba Mufti, talking to reporters in Srinagar, lamented, all Indian opposition parties maintained silence when Kashmir’s special status was scrapped and the territory was divided. She said, unfortunately the experiment done on Jammu and Kashmir in 2019 is now being repeated in other parts of India. She urged the opposition parties to get united to fight BJP’s ploy to weaken the federal structure of India through its divisive policies. »

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Srinagar, April 02 (KMS): A Kashmiri female photojournalist, Sanna Irshad Mattoo, has become one of the eleven Magnum Foundation’s ‘Photography and Social Justice Fellows’ in 2021.

The Magnum Foundation, a photographic foundation based in New York City with a mission to expand diversity and creativity in documentary, has called the fellows those who are “challenging injustice, pursuing social equity, and advancing human rights through photography.” »

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Srinagar, March 31 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, Indian troops, in their unabated acts of state terrorism, martyred eleven Kashmiris during the last month of March.

According to the data issued by the Research Section of Kashmir Media Service, today, of those killed three youth were martyred in a fake encounter.

During the month, fifty-one (51) youth were critically injured due to use of brute force including firing of pellets and teargas shells by Indian police and paramilitary troops on peaceful demonstrators and mourners in the occupied territory. »

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Islamabad, March 19 (KMS): India is fueling its hate for Pakistan into the hearts and minds of Bangladeshi masses through reigniting twisted and fabricated ills of 1971.

A report released by Kashmir Media Service, today, said that it was an established fact that India played its nefarious role in the dismemberment of Pakistan in 1971 as Indian role in arming, training and instigating the Mukti Bahini was the greatest factor in the creation of Bangladesh.

The report pointed out that even Indian Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, has admitted that there had been a conspiracy to divide Pakistan. Modi while speaking at a ceremony during his visit to Bangladesh in June 2015 said that the establishment of Bangladesh was a desire of every Indian and that’s why India’s forces fought along with the Mukti Bahini, thus creating a new country. »

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Srinagar, March 19 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, Indian troops in their continued acts of state terrorism martyred 263 Kashmiris in last year (2020).

According to a report released by Research Section of Kashmir Media Service, today, 05 women and 11 young boys were among 263 Kashmiris martyred by the troops in 2020. Twenty four youth were killed in custody and fake encounters.

The KMS released the report in response to the figures presented by newly appointed Director General of Indian Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) Kuldiep Singh. During a briefing to the media in New Delhi ahead of Indian paramilitary force’s 82nd anniversary, Kuldiep Singh claimed that a total of 215 Kashmiris were killed by Indian troops in 2020. He also stated that 11 Kashmiris have been killed this year so far. »

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New Delhi, March 19 (KMS): More than two crore children in India are facing extremely high water vulnerability, says an analysis by UNICEF.

Extreme water vulnerability is the combination of the highest levels of physical water scarcity risks and lowest levels of drinking water service that affects a given population (surface water, unimproved or limited water service), it said.

The analysis, part of the water security for all initiative, identifies areas where physical water scarcity risks overlap with poor water service levels. »

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Islamabad, March 18 (KMS): Pakistan Day resolution on March 23, 1940 is the day when Muslims of the sub-continent decided to start a journey to create a separate homeland as envisioned by the great poet and philosopher, Allama Muhammad Iqbal.

A report released by Kashmir Media Service, today, said that Allama Muhammad Iqbal in his famous Allahbad address of 1930 had presented an idea that Islam has its own social and economic system and to implement it, a political entity was required. »

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ImageSrinagar, March 17 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, Modi-led fascist government has unleashed new wave of state terrorism to carry forward its Hindutva agenda in the territory.

According to an analytical report released by Kashmir Media Service, Rawalpora area of Shopian district is the latest example of the worst kind of vandalism perpetrated by the Indian troops for three days. The occupational troops killed two youth, injured scores, many critically, and reduced to rubble several houses using explosive material during the brutal action to mete out collective punishment to the Kashmiris. »

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Islamabad, March 16 (KMS): India’s Madhya Pradesh state has brought in force a new and more stringent version of the anti-conversion law, further exposing Indian claims of being a democratic and secular country.

A report released by Kashmir Media Service, today, said that religious minorities particularly Muslims and Christians are under constant threat in India. Christians faced at least 25 incidents of attacks by Hindutva forces in Madhya Pradesh last year. In January 2021, a 25-year-old pregnant Christian woman lost her eight-month-old unborn baby after an attack by Hindu zealots in the state. »

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