‘Water Crisis is Women’s Crisis’ in this Village of Kashmir

Video By Aneesa Hamid | Text By Sajad Rasool | 25 February, 2016 Access to Safe Drinking water has been declared as a Human Right by the United Nations General Assembly on the 28 July 2010. But this right has remained an unfulfilled dream for the villagers of Takanwari (Dar Mohalla) of Ganderbal District, Kashmir. […]

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Pandit couple have been living with this Muslim Family for last 10 Years in Kashmir

Video By Sajad Shah | Text By Sajad Rasool | 23 February 2016 On this World Peace and Understanding Day, Our Community Correspondent brings to you an unique example of Brotherhood from a remote village of Kashmir. In a glaring example of communal harmony between Muslims and Kashmiri Pandits of the Kashmir, Muslims performed the […]

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Girls of this Budgam village compelled to stay ILLITERATE for WATER!

Video by  Rafiqa Bano | Text by Shafat Mir | 22 February 2016 The authorities seem to have forgotten this village of Budgam district as there is no potable water available to around 800 inhabitants. The women folk have to tread miles to fetch water daily which has resulted in the low literacy rate among […]

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Authorities render Kashmir’s Hanji community Homeless

Video by  Nadiya Shafi | Text by Shafat Mir | 20 February 2016 The authorities in Kashmir have started to demolish all the structures along the banks of rivers in Kashmir instantly after the devastating September 2014 floods. The structures also include the houses of Kashmir’s traditional Hanji(Fishermen)community, on the banks of Jhelum river, who […]

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Power department declines to accept BPL ration cards in Kulgam

Video by  Sajad Shah | Text by Shafat Mir | 17 February 2016 Power development department (PDD) in Kulgam is declining the Below Poverty Line (BPL) ration cards of consumers in villages of Kulgam as the department is billing these consumers for electricity on high tariffs. The poor card holders are charged as per the […]

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Krechapathri village of Shopian mocks at Government claims

Krechapathri village in Shopian district was one of the worst-hit villages in 2014 Kashmir floods. After a year, our correspondent went to take stock of the so-called rehabilitation work claimed by the government but the ground situation was worse than expected. Nobody from the government had went to this village either to provide the relief […]

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