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Language and Occupation: A study of implications of recent language policy in Occupied Jammu and Kashmir

In the occupied state of Jammu and Kashmir, Indian colonial authority operates as a laboratory for state experimentation, whereby lawfare,…


India’s Impunity in Kashmir: Surveillance,
Counter Insurgency & Politics of Fear

The government of India has employed different forms and strategies of counter-insurgency operations in Kashmir.


Kunan Poshpora: What is it like to be a woman in war-torn Kashmir

In the larger discourse of direct , structural and cultural violence, women in this occupied region are often neglected.


The dead that never came back: A story of silent burials in Kashmir

On 11 February 1984 a 45 year old Kashmiri man Maqbool Bhat, considered to be  architect of Kashmir’s first armed…


The Great Land-Grab: Disempowering People in Indian Occupied Jammu & Kashmir

The enactment of Jammu & Kashmir Re-organization Act 2019 by the Indian Parliament after the unilateral and Illegal annexation of…


Kupwara Massacre

A detailed, study was conducted by Institute of Kashmir Studies on the Kupwara Massacre.


Slaughter in Sopore

Download Report On the morning of January 6, 1993, Indian occupying troops of 94 Battalion, Border Security Force (94 Bn.…


Annual Human Rights Review – Indian occupied Kashmir, 2022.

1) A total of 312 killings. 2) 200 major cordon and search operations (CASOs). 3) 212 residential houses destroyed. 4)…


Colonial Diary – the repository of settler colonial diktats by the Indian administration in IIOJK

'Colonial Diary' the repository of settler colonial diktats by the Indian administration in IIOJK has been compiled by the research…