Articles about Kashmir

Doors of dialogue and windows of mind: conflict and deadlock in Kashmir - part two

By Ashima Kaul: More than three months since violence broke out in Kashmir over the death of militant leader Burhan Wani, the situation remains grim. Schools are shut, hundreds have been arrested and the government response has increased feelings of separation and anger. Read more »

Doors of dialogue and windows of mind: conflict and deadlock in Kashmir - part one

By Ashima Kaul: More than three months since violence broke out in Kashmir over the death of militant leader Burhan Wani, the situation remains grim. Schools are shut, hundreds have been arrested and an aggressive government response has increased feelings of separation and anger. Read more »

Reconciliation and justice in Kashmir

By Ashima Kaul: Now that the return of Kashmiri Pandits is on the political cards, complex ideas of identity and reconciliation are coming to the fore.  Read more »

Transformation through empathy: youth challenge extremism in Kashmir

By Ashima Kaul: With youth extremism on the rise in Kashmir, Ashima Kaul reports on a workshop in Pulwama designed to bring young people together and dismantle tensions.  Read more »

New hope in Kashmir?

By Ashima Kaul: Animosity between the Jammu and Kashmir regions runs deep. In a tense environment, local conflicts often have far-reaching impact.  Read more »

Violence escalates on India-Pakistan border

By Zafar Iqbal: Increased military activity across the line of control is causing families to flee in India and Pakistan. Zafar Iqbal reports. Read more »

Building confidence across Kashmir through trade

By Ameya Kilara: Ameya examines the enduring trade between the Indian and Pakistani administered parts of Kashmir, despite political obstacles and an inconsistent peace process. Read more »

Tossamaidan: a peaceful resolution of a Himalayan conflict

By Ashima Kaul: How local people in the Kashmir Himalayas shut down an army firing range. Read more »

Across the Line of Control: the real stakeholders of peace

By Ashima Kaul: Ashima Kaul looks at the Impact the border between Indian and Pakistani administered Kashmir has on communities. Read more »

Local peacebuilders demand an end to conflict in Kashmir

By Zafar Iqbal: As Kashmir peace process falters and violence escalates, innocent people who are caught in the crossfire. Local peacebuilders want this to change. Read more »