Bilal Kuchay

Bilal Kuchay

Asia

Families of Punjab's disappeared pin hopes on Supreme Court bid

Rights group which documented 8,000 cases of enforced disappearances files case at top court, stirring hope for justice.

Families of Punjab's disappeared pin hopes on Supreme Court bid

Kashmir

Amid 'disheartening Eid siege', Kashmiris try to reach loved ones

Kashmiris queue at a government office to use phone amid week-long clampdown that has seen communication lines cut off.

Amid 'disheartening Eid siege', Kashmiris try to reach loved ones

Kashmir

Hundreds rally in Delhi to protest against India's Kashmir move

Critics denounce the move as illegal, fear it will allow the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party to flout Indian constitution.

Hundreds rally in Delhi to protest against India's Kashmir move

India

India: Police warn Hindu man for rejecting Muslim Zomato driver

Controversy after businessman in Madhya Pradesh state cancels his Zomato order since 'a non-Hindu rider' was assigned.

India: Police warn Hindu man for rejecting Muslim Zomato driver

Gender

India probes as no girl is born in three months in 132 villages

Shocking data from Uttarakhand state prompts suspicions of sex-selective abortions and investigation into the matter.

India probes as no girl is born in three months in 132 villages

Environment

Death toll rises as floods and landslides ravage parts of India

At least 142 people have died in Indian states of Assam and Bihar since monsoon flooding began earlier this month.

Death toll rises as floods and landslides ravage parts of India

Asia

Indian activists launch helpline for hate crimes victims

The initiative started in 100 cities following rise in mob attacks by Hindu far-right groups especially against Muslims.

Indian activists launch helpline for hate crimes victims

India

Zaira Wasim's decision to quit Bollywood 'for faith' stirs debate

Kashmiri teenager's decision to stop acting in films since it clashes with her Islamic faith sparks social media debate.

Zaira Wasim's decision to quit Bollywood 'for faith' stirs debate

Asia

Protests in Indian cities after Muslim man beaten to death

Prime Minister Modi said he was 'pained' by the lynching of the 24-year-old by Hindu mob in Jharkhand state.

Protests in Indian cities after Muslim man beaten to death

India

Tears, outrage as 'brain fever' kills over 150 children in India

With encephalitis deaths mounting in Muzaffarpur district, the crisis exposes Bihar state's neglected health sector.

Tears, outrage as 'brain fever' kills over 150 children in India

Asia

Rooh Afza off shelves: India's Muslims have a Ramadan crisis

With the popular drink, an 'iftar' staple, in short supply during the holy month of Ramadan, Pakistan says it can help.

Rooh Afza off shelves: India's Muslims have a Ramadan crisis

India elections 2019

In India's democracy, Muslims feel increasingly marginalised

Anxiety among Muslims, who form 14 percent of India's population but barely constitute four percent of its parliament.

In India's democracy, Muslims feel increasingly marginalised