Kashmir journalist

Kashmiri journalist Gowhar Geelani faces arrest after giving court a miss

A local court has issued an arrest warrant against Kashmiri journalist and author Gowhar Geelani and directed the police to produce him before it on February 19.

published on : 18th February 2022

'Arrested journalist Fahad Shah was wanted for glorifying militancy, spreading fake news': Kashmir Police

Fahad is the second journalist to be arrested by police in the last two months. Last month police arrested Sajad Gul, a trainee reporter at “The Kashmir Walla”. 

published on : 5th February 2022

J&K government puts re-registration of Kashmir Press Club in abeyance

According to the government order, the re-registration of Kashmir Press Club has hereby been kept in abeyance till the receipt of the final report from the Additional District Magistrate of Srinagar.

published on : 15th January 2022

Conflict reporting in India: Worth risking lives without prior training?

Be it conflict zones or places outside them, attacks on journalists are nothing new and have often been targeted, injured or even murdered because of their profession.

published on : 5th November 2021

J&K Police carries out searches at houses of four journalists

While police is tight-lipped about the searches, it is believed that the raids were part of an investigation into a blog post that instigates people against the country, sources said.

published on : 8th September 2021

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