Kashmir human rights

US Congressional hearing on Kashmir fizzles out after Republicans refuse to attend it

Commissioner of the US Commission on International Religious Freedom Arunima Bhargava alleged religious minorities in India are in a state of fear, persecution and violence.

published on : 16th November 2019

Kashmiri Pandits claim Congressional hearing on Jammu & Kashmir was one-sided

In a letter to the panel, the Kashmiri Overseas Association said that without their testimony, the committee hearing promoted anti-Hindu sentiment and peddle an anti-Indian propaganda machine.

published on : 25th October 2019

Reactions to UN's 'Situation of Human Rights in Kashmir' report

The first United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Report on the Situation of Human Rights in Kashmir makes no bones about the fact that it deals mainly with the Indian administered side.

published on : 16th June 2018

The charges in the UN report on Situation of Human Rights in Kashmir

The UN report is a damning indictment of how the situation has unravelled in the Kashmir valley post the killing of Burhan Wani, a ‘commander’ of the separatist Hizbul Mujahideen, on July 8, 2016.

published on : 15th June 2018

Pakistan PM Shahid Khaqan Abbasi expresses concern over situation in Kashmir

He alleged that the security forces have arrested the Hurriyat leadership while using force against peaceful protesters. He claimed that 14 people were killed in the last 36 hours.

published on : 7th May 2018