Aijaz Nazir

Aijaz Nazir

Kashmir

'We received patients as young as eight': Kashmir's drug problem

Boys and young men are turning to hard drugs such as heroin, as efforts to raid poppy fields do little to stem crisis.

'We received patients as young as eight': Kashmir's drug problem

Kashmir

'I lost four sons': In Kashmir, women suffer brunt of conflict

Women's Day is a grim reminder of atrocities and hardships faced by the women of the region in decades-long conflict.

'I lost four sons': In Kashmir, women suffer brunt of conflict

Kashmir

The Kashmiri politician who quit civil servant job over killings

Shah Faesal resigned as India's civil servant in January and has rallied in Kashmir, promising he will bid for peace.

The Kashmiri politician who quit civil servant job over killings

Kashmir

Kashmir's 'Wall of Kindness' brings warmth during harsh winter

A group of young people in Indian-administered Kashmir start wall where residents can donate clothes for those in need.

Kashmir's 'Wall of Kindness' brings warmth during harsh winter

Kashmir

Encounters, civilian deaths keep Kashmir on boil

More and more ordinary Kashmiris come out in support of armed rebels as violence escalates and death toll rises.

Encounters, civilian deaths keep Kashmir on boil

Kashmir

Unprecedented security at Kashmir's annual Hindu pilgrimage

Last year, fighters targeted a tourist bus, killing eight people who were performing the gruelling Amaranth Yatra.

Unprecedented security at Kashmir's annual Hindu pilgrimage

War & Conflict

Kashmir loses its cinema halls to prolonged conflict

Nearly three decades of conflict has meant many of Kashmir's youngest generation have never attended a movie theatre.

Kashmir loses its cinema halls to prolonged conflict

Voices

Kashmir's religious harmony a lesson in troubled times

In violence-prone Kashmir, groups band together regardless of religion, despite tensions in India.

Kashmir's religious harmony a lesson in troubled times

Kashmir

Kashmir conflict drives tourists away

Tourism badly hit in Indian-administered Kashmir amid an ongoing military operation against rebels.

Kashmir conflict drives tourists away