Suicide in Kashmir reveals plight of ex-rebels turned gov’t staff

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Suicide in Kashmir reveals plight of ex-rebels turned gov’t staff” – below is their description. The suicide of a young man in Indian-administered Kashmir has highlighted the struggle of families accused of dissent as hundreds of people have their salaries frozen. Before his death, Shoaib Bashir Mir … Read more Suicide in Kashmir reveals plight of ex-rebels turned gov’t staff

Covid-19: In India, authorities struggle to vaccinate people in remote areas

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Covid-19: In India, authorities struggle to vaccinate people in remote areas” – below is their description. As #India rushes to vaccinate its people against the #coronavirus, medical workers often have to trek to perilous heights and across treacherous terrain to reach those in remote areas. In the … Read more Covid-19: In India, authorities struggle to vaccinate people in remote areas

What is behind the targeting of India’s BJP members in Kashmir?

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “What is behind the targeting of India’s BJP members in Kashmir?” – below is their description. Several members of India’s governing Bharatiya Janata party have been killed in Indian-administered Kashmir in the past year. The most recent death was on Wednesday last week. Rakesh Pandit was shot … Read more What is behind the targeting of India’s BJP members in Kashmir?

India-Pakistan conflict: A ticking time bomb? | DW Analysis

DW News published this video item, entitled “India-Pakistan conflict: A ticking time bomb? | DW Analysis” – below is their description. In February 2021, India and Pakistan agreed to strictly observe all previous agreements on ceasefire along the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir and other sectors, and to address core issues and concerns. … Read more India-Pakistan conflict: A ticking time bomb? | DW Analysis

India Is Battling the World’s Biggest Covid Crisis Right Now

Bloomberg Quicktake: Now published this video item, entitled “India Is Battling the World’s Biggest Covid Crisis Right Now” – below is their description. As India recorded more than 234,000 new Covid-19 infections last Saturday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi held an election rally in the West Bengal town of Asansol and tweeted: “I’ve never seen such … Read more India Is Battling the World’s Biggest Covid Crisis Right Now

Anti-India protests erupt in Kashmir after troops kill 3 rebels

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Anti-India protests erupt in Kashmir after troops kill 3 rebels” – below is their description. Three suspected rebels have been killed in a gunfight in Indian-administered Kashmir. Security forces raided a village, and there were confrontations with residents after police destroyed a house during the operation. Al … Read more Anti-India protests erupt in Kashmir after troops kill 3 rebels

Kashmir residents seek leech therapy on Navroz

South China Morning Post published this video item, entitled “Kashmir residents seek leech therapy on Navroz” – below is their description. Nowruz is the Persian and Iranian New Year. Also known as Navroz, the holiday is a traditional day of celebration in Indian-administered Kashmir to mark the beginning of spring. Among the practices followed on … Read more Kashmir residents seek leech therapy on Navroz

Pakistan’s PM replies to Indian PM’s Modi’s letter | The World

ABC News (Australia) published this video item, entitled “Pakistan’s PM replies to Indian PM’s Modi’s letter | The World” – below is their description. Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan has replied to a letter sent by his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi. The two nuclear-armed rivals are now calling for peaceful relations and for the resolution … Read more Pakistan’s PM replies to Indian PM’s Modi’s letter | The World

India detains scores of Rohingya ahead of expected deportation to Myanmar

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “India detains scores of Rohingya ahead of expected deportation to Myanmar” – below is their description. Scores of #Rohingya who fled #persecution in #Myanmar are being held in a detention centre in the Indian territory of Jammu and #Kashmir, an official said Sunday, after being rounded up … Read more India detains scores of Rohingya ahead of expected deportation to Myanmar

‘Repeat of what happened in Myanmar’: India detains 160 Rohingya

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “‘Repeat of what happened in Myanmar’: India detains 160 Rohingya” – below is their description. Police in Indian-administered Kashmir say at least 168 Rohingya refugees have been sent to a holding centre for possible deportation to Myanmar. That is after hundreds were taken to a stadium in … Read more ‘Repeat of what happened in Myanmar’: India detains 160 Rohingya

Kashmir students return to school after one year of closure

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Kashmir students return to school after one year of closure” – below is their description. Students in Indian-administered Kashmir are returning to the classroom nearly one year after the pandemic forced schools to close. They had been forced to study at home even before the pandemic began … Read more Kashmir students return to school after one year of closure

India Farmer’s Protest: Why Rihanna and Greta Thunberg Are Backing the Rallies

Bloomberg Quicktake: Now published this video item, entitled “India Farmer’s Protest: Why Rihanna and Greta Thunberg Are Backing the Rallies” – below is their description. Tens of thousands of protesting Indian farmers in tractors have blocked highways across the country in defiance of the government’s internet and phone blackout, facing off against a heavy security … Read more India Farmer’s Protest: Why Rihanna and Greta Thunberg Are Backing the Rallies

India’s Internet Crackdown Fuels Anger as Farmers Block Highways

Bloomberg Quicktake: Now published this video item, entitled “India’s Internet Crackdown Fuels Anger as Farmers Block Highways” – below is their description. Tens of thousands of protesting Indian farmers have blocked highways across the country in defiance of the government’s internet and phone blackout, facing off against a heavy security deployment stationed behind rows of … Read more India’s Internet Crackdown Fuels Anger as Farmers Block Highways

Migrating birds struggle to find food in Kashmir

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Migrating birds struggle to find food in Kashmir” – below is their description. Thousands of migrating birds in Indian-administered Kashmir are struggling to find food because of an intense cold-spell. The birds travel from as far as Siberia in search of food and warmer weather in the … Read more Migrating birds struggle to find food in Kashmir

Pakistan Orders Man Acquitted in Daniel Pearl’s Murder Off Death Row

Bloomberg Quicktake: Now published this video item, entitled “Pakistan Orders Man Acquitted in Daniel Pearl’s Murder Off Death Row” – below is their description. Pakistan’s Supreme Court on Tuesday ordered the Pakistani-British man acquitted of the 2002 gruesome beheading of American journalist Daniel Pearl off death row and moved to a so-called government “safe house.” … Read more Pakistan Orders Man Acquitted in Daniel Pearl’s Murder Off Death Row