Rifat Fareed

Rifat Fareed

Kashmir

Kashmir erupts demanding justice for young rape victim

Activists say cases of rape and sexual violence on women are common as they decry 'reluctant and delayed response'.

Kashmir erupts demanding justice for young rape victim

Kashmir

After girl's rape and killing, fear engulfs Muslim nomads

The nomadic relatives of an eight-year-old murdered rape victim say their community has been engulfed by uncertainty.

After girl's rape and killing, fear engulfs Muslim nomads

Kashmir

Asifa's rape and killing: The girl, her family and the accused

Police investigation details gruesome rape and killing of eight-year-old Asifa Bano, as outrage in India soars.

Asifa's rape and killing: The girl, her family and the accused

Kashmir

At least four killed after rebel-army gun battle in Kashmir

Dozens of protesters who came out in support of the rebels are wounded in clashes with Indian security forces.

At least four killed after rebel-army gun battle in Kashmir

India

Kashmir pellet injuries bring back memories of 2016 uprising

Kashmir's main hospital is overwhelmed with victims of pellet guns bringing memories of mass blinding two years ago.

Kashmir pellet injuries bring back memories of 2016 uprising

Kashmir

Kashmir tension persists after Shopian killings

Shops and schools shut for second day in Indian-administered region amid anger over killings in separatist stronghold.

Kashmir tension persists after Shopian killings

India

Massive anti-India protests erupt in southern Kashmir

Residents of southern villages of Indian-administered Kashmir take to the streets after killing of at least 12 rebels.

Massive anti-India protests erupt in southern Kashmir

War & Conflict

Outrage as BJP leader sells Kashmir 'human shield' T-shirt

The use of representational picture on the T-shirts has further outraged Kashmiris who termed it 'selling the pain'.

Outrage as BJP leader sells Kashmir 'human shield' T-shirt

Kashmir

A Kashmiri poet loses 30 years of work in gun battle

A popular Kashmiri poet laments the burning of his 30 years of work after his house burned in an encounter.

A Kashmiri poet loses 30 years of work in gun battle

Kashmir

Kashmir: 10 killed after fierce gun battle

Gunfight started after rebels opened fire on Indian troops in the forested area of Kupwara near the Line of Control.

 Kashmir: 10 killed after fierce gun battle

Journalism under fire

Kashmir journalist Kamran Yusuf released after six months in jail

Kamran Yusuf, accused of 'waging war against India' and 'stone throwing', gets bail after more than six months in jail.

Kashmir journalist Kamran Yusuf released after six months in jail

Kashmir

Kashmir: Civilian killings threaten new anti-India protests

Families of the deceased recount their ordeal, sceptical that justice for slain loved ones will ever be delivered.

Kashmir: Civilian killings threaten new anti-India protests