Shujaat Bukhari

What is government doing to check murders of journalists, asks CPI-M MP

She referred to the killing of senior journalist Shujaat Bukhari in Kashmir, Gauri Lankesh in Karnataka, two in Tripura and one in Punjab.

published on : 2nd August 2018

Separatist-sponsored strike over Shujaat Bukhari's killing hits normal life in Kashmir

The separatists, under the banner of Joint Resistance Leadership on Tuesday called for a strike for today against the killing of Bukhari and also civilians allegedly in security forces firing.

published on : 21st June 2018

Strike over Shujaat Bukhari's killing: Train services suspended in Kashmir for security reasons

Separatists have called for a general strike in protest against the killing of senior journalist Shujaat Bukhari by unidentified gunmen and civilians in security force action.

published on : 21st June 2018

  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

Separatists call for Kashmir shutdown over Shujaat​ Bukhari, civilian killings

The Joint Resistance Leadership, an amalgamation of separatist groups, said in a statement today that there had been a sudden spike in civilian killings since the eve of Eid.

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

Shujaat Bukhari killing: PM Modi holds meeting with Rajnath Singh to discuss situation in Kashmir

The government is taking a grim view of extending the ceasefire beyond the Ramzan month, which concludes with Eid on Saturday.

published on : 16th 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

'Rising Kashmir' newspaper hits stands with editor Shujaat Bukhari's picture in black background

The front page also carried the message that the paper would not be cowed down.

published on : 15th June 2018

Media bodies condemn assassination of senior journalist Shujaat Bukhari

'An attack on a journalist challenges the very foundations of a free press and vibrant democracy and more so in a state like Jammu and Kashmir that is going through militancy'

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
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