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Understanding Kashmir Imbroglio 2016

October 4, 2016 - 10:15 am in Governance

In the din of hysteria created around the military action on LOC, which was in response to the killing of 18 Indian army jawans in Uri, the issue of the anguish of people of Kashmir has been undermined. As such India-Pakistan skirmishes (September 2016) are…

Amnesty Report on Kashmir: An Attempt to Uncover a Narrative of Denied Justice

September 2, 2016 - 6:19 pm in Reforms

An FIR was recently registered against Amnesty International India (AII) on charges of sedition and other IPC sections. Amnesty International India had…

NEEDED “Freedom from AFSPA” in J&K and Manipur | Pushkar Raj

August 15, 2016 - 7:52 pm in Governance

As India celebrates its anniversary of independence from the British rule it, is worthwhile to ask when the people of Jammu and Kashmir and Manipur will…

Conscious Citizens’ “Statement on Kashmir”

July 13, 2016 - 11:43 am in Society

We write this in anguish at another alarming spiral of violence in Kashmir, when a discredited old playbook has yet again been deployed to wreak havoc with civilian life. Kashmir’s escalating violence follows a familiar pattern: a killing, a funeral where…

Invitation: Human chain to support Irom Sharmila & demand revocation of AFSPA

November 3, 2015 - 4:40 pm in Rights

The indefinite hunger-strike of Irom Sharmila against the AFSPA Will complete its 15th year soon The state impunity on violence against our own people continues till date 04 November 2015, 9am to 5pm, Samta Sthal, Opp. Raj Ghat, New Delhi Irom Sharmila, since…