Kashmir journalist

J-K scribe claims cyber police assaulted him for story on alleged intimidation of social media users

Javaid said he wanted to know under what law he was summoned by the SP of Cyber Police and verbally abused and slapped by the cops.

published on : 21st September 2020

Editors Guild slams J&K enforcement agencies' 'high-handed' action against two journalists

In a statement, the Guild also said it believes that this is an indirect way of intimidating journalists in the rest of the country as well.

published on : 21st April 2020

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