Rising Kashmir

  UNESCO Director-General condemns the killing of 'Rising Kashmir' editor-in-chief Shujaat Bukhari

UNESCO promotes the safety of journalists through global awareness-raising and capacity-building through the UN Plan of Action on the Safety of Journalists and the Issue of Impunity.

published on : 19th June 2018

Shujaat Bukhari Silenced: Tribute to slain editor from Rising Kashmir newspaper staff

Some Rising Kashmir staff members went to Kreeri in Baramulla, Bukhari’s native place, for the funeral while editors and other staff stayed back.

published on : 18th June 2018

Mehbooba Mufti visits slain journalist Shujaat Bukhari's ancestral home to pay homage

Sympathising with the mourners, the chief minister said the killing has sent a wave of anger and shock all across and it has been unequivocally condemned at local, national and international levels.

published on : 17th June 2018

Slain Kashmir journalist Shujaat Bukhari given tearful burial, J-K Police arrest one suspect

The suspect has been identified as Zubair Qadri and was seen in the video stealing the pistol of the PSO who was shot dead along with Bukhari.

published on : 15th June 2018

Jammu and Kashmir Police issues picture of suspect in Shujaat Bukhari killing 

The police issued the picture from a video, which was purportedly recorded by a passerby following the attack on Bukhari outside his office.

published on : 15th June 2018

He was the voice of Kashmiris: Family, friends mourn journalist Shujaat Bukhari's death

Bukhari and his personal security officer were killed outside his Press Colony residence in Srinagar on Thursday, leaving him in a pool of blood.

published on : 15th June 2018

'Rising Kashmir' editor Shujaat Bukhari laid to rest in ancestral village; hundreds attend funeral

Bukhari, 50, was gunned down yesterday soon after he got into his car from his office at Press Enclave in the city centre, Lal Chowk.

published on : 15th June 2018

Separatist leaders condemn Rising Kashmir editor Shujaat Bukhari's killing

Moderate Hurriyat Conference chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq said he was deeply shocked, and Bukhari's death was a huge loss.

published on : 15th June 2018

Horror in J&K Valley as newspaper editor Shujaat Bukhari shot, jawan abducted, killed

The unidentified militants, believed to be three in number, were apparently lying in wait as they knew when Bukhari would leave.

published on : 15th June 2018

Journalist Shujaat Bukhari killing: Jammu and Kashmir police releases pictures of suspected attackers

Shujaat Bukhari and his two personal security officers were shot dead by terrorists outside the newspaper's office in the heart of Jammu and Kashmir's summer capital today.

published on : 15th June 2018

Pakistan condemns Indian journalist Shujaat Bukhari's killing

Fifty-three-year-old Bukhari, the editor of English daily 'Rising Kashmir', was shot dead soon after he boarded his car from his office located at Press Enclave in the heart of the city centre -- Lal

published on : 15th June 2018

Ministers, Opposition leaders, media bodies condemn Rising Kashmir editor Shujaat Bukhari's killing

The veteran journalist and his PSO were shot dead by unidentified gunmen outside the newspaper's office in Press Enclave near Lal Chowk in Srinagar today.

published on : 14th June 2018

Shujaat Bukhari was defending journalism, human rights on social media hours before his killing

Shujaat Bukhari had vigorously defended his work on Twitter when some Delhi-based journalists accused him of doing "biased" reportage on Kashmir, and had posted the UN report on alleged human rights.

published on : 14th June 2018

Rising Kashmir editor Shujaat Bukhari shot dead by gunmen outside his office in Srinagar

It was not immediately clear how many gunmen attacked Bukhari, who earlier worked with The Hindu newspaper as its Kashmir correspondent.

published on : 14th June 2018