Tag: Indian administered Kashmir

  • Al Qaeda incites Shia genocide in Indian-administered Kashmir

    Al Qaeda incites Shia genocide in Indian-administered Kashmir

    On 13 July 2013, Syria’s notorious Al Nusra Front (a branch of Al Qaeda in Iraq) incited Wahhabi and Deobandi Jihadists to kill Shia Muslmis in Badgam area of Indian-administered Kashmir. Soon after the inctiement by Saudi-backed Al Qaeda, Deobandi and Wahhabi terrorists in Badgam and other areas of Kashmir started attacking Shia Muslims, burning […]

  • No fear of Deobandi militants in India: Shias in Srinagar observe the Arbaeen of Imam Hussain

    Srinagar: 3 January 2012 – Tens of thousands of Shia Muslims in Indian administered Kashmir observed the Arabaen, the fortieth day (Chehlum) of the martyrdom of Prophet Mohammad’s grand son, Imam Hussain. Streets in the Kashmir valley were flooded with Shia and some Sunni followers of Imam Hussain who was martyred in the Karbala while […]

  • A breach of religious freedom: The 20-year ban on Muharram processions in Indian-administered Kashmir

    Muharram processions remain banned in Srinagar since 1990. If, as the government argues, the situation has improved considerably, surely the people have a case for revocation of the ban? SYED ZAFAR MEHDI We are in Muharram, the month of bereavement and remembrance. In 680 AD, around 1500 years ago, Husain (as)—the beloved grandson of Prophet […]

  • Kashmir Bleeds, Does Anyone Heed?- by Hafsa Khawaja

    Befittingly termed once as ‘Heaven on Earth’, with millions martyred since the past 6 decades, thousands of half-widows, orphans and missing – Kashmir today is a Palestine-in-the-making of Asia. As the Kashmir intifada continues, anyone keeping a keen eye on the serpentine course of events there is bound to be surprised as to why the coverage […]

  • In Kashmir, YouTube generation defines new struggle – by Izhar Wani

    Editor’s Note: While pseudo-liberal media and bloggers in Pakistan and elsewhere consistently ignore Kashmir people’s suffering at the hands of occupying army and police of India, and while Islamofacists are busy in slaughtering Christians, Ahmadis, Shias and Barelvis in Pakistan, the LUBP will keep on supporting the rights of the oppressed and the disempowered notwithstanding […]

  • Not crushed, merely ignored: Tariq Ali on the recent killings in Kashmir

    Related articles: Why is Pakistani media ignoring the situation in the Indian Occupied Kashmir? State sponsored terrorism in Indian Occupied Kashmir – by Abdul Nishapuri Source: London Review of Books A Kashmiri lawyer rang me last week in an agitated state. Had I heard about the latest tragedies in Kashmir? I had not. He was […]

  • Shias of Kashmir: Socio-political dilemmas – by Sajjad Haider

    Source: Kashmir Observer Come Muharram, the month of mourning, Kashmir’s Shia-dominated areas come alive with black banners, and now increasingly, with portraits of religio-political revolutionary leaders from Iran and beyond. The banners of modern day Shia icons from Iran to Lebanon in Kashmir illustrate how the Shia* resurgence has spilled over borders, into places like […]

  • Why is Pakistani media ignoring the situation in the Indian Occupied Kashmir?

    پاکستانی اخبارات کشمیر کوّریج کم ہارون رشید بی بی سی اردو ڈاٹ کام، اسلام آباد کرفیو میں صحافیوں سمیت کسی کو بھی باہر آنے کی اجازت نہیں ہے۔ بھارت کے زیر انتظام کشمیر میں جاری احتجاج اور اس کے نتیجے میں کرفیو کو کئی روز ہو چکے لیکن آپ اگر آج کے اکثر پاکستانی اخبارات […]

  • State sponsored terrorism in Indian Occupied Kashmir – by Abdul Nishapuri

    State sponsored terrorism in Indian Occupied Kashmir remains an ugly blot on the face of democracy in India. The Kashmir dispute is the oldest unresolved international conflict in the world today. India’s forcible occupation of the State of Jammu and Kashmir in 1947 along with Pakistani pashtuns’ march to the valley led to the dispute. […]