THE NEWS IN PROPORTION
18 November 2017
States : Jammu and Kashmir
KASHMIR PROTESTS
PDP govt circumvents its own social media ban

Two weeks into the ban, the question to ask is whether the situation has improved and whether protests in Kashmir have abated. Moazum Mohammad says the answer is no.

Media

KASHMIRI WOMEN’S DAY OF RESISTANCE
The “disappeared” Kashmiris Pushpa Achanta writes about the challenges and aspirations of people in Kashmir on Kashmiri Women’s Day of Resistance which is observed today (Feb 23rd).
Nat. Security Human Rights
KASHMIR FLOODS DOCUMENTARY
Shooting nature’s wrath in Paradise In September 2014, Jammu and Kashmir was ravaged by floods and landslides. A brilliant documentary Kashmir Flood – Let the Vale Rise by Bilal A Jan captures the immediate after-effects of the worst floods in the state in a century that changed almost the entire topography of the state along with the lives of its residents. Shoma Chatterji reviews the film.
Reviews
BLOG: RESISTANCE AND RECONSTRUCTION
Ladakh in the throes of change The pristine and idyllic pictures of Ladakh do not tell the true story. In recent past Ladakh has been losing its rich cultural heritage and natural resources, and sadly there has been no sincere concentrated official effort to stop this deterioration. But hope is on its way, says Ashish Kothari who visited the region recently.
OP-ED Ashish Kothari
CRAFT & EMPOWERMENT
Arifa shows how business is done In conflict-stricken region of Kashmir where women are sheltered and house-bound, it's next to impossible for a woman to be an entrepreneur. Making it possible are women like Arifa, who overcame various challenges to start her own crafts store in Srinagar. Renu Agal meets Arifa to write her inspiring story.
Business Women
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