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Jammu and Kashmir

The irony of love and longing for Kashmiri Pandits

The irony of love and longing for Kashmiri Pandits

Suddenly, everyone wants us, Kashmiri Pandits (KPs), to return to the Valley. Everyone, including Yasin the murderer and Geelani the Fuehrer. And, not just return, but return with “honour” and “dignity”. Why? Because “Kashmir also belongs to the KPs” and, believe it or not, “without KPs Kashmir is not complete”. Kashmir has also been in [...]

November 7, 2015 HHR Archives, India, Jammu and Kashmir Comments Off on The irony of love and longing for Kashmiri Pandits

Kashmiri Hindus mark Jammu & Kashmir’s accession to India at UK Parliament

Kashmiri Hindus mark Jammu & Kashmir’s accession to India at UK Parliament

LONDON: Kashmiri Hindus in the UK have held an event in the British Parliament to mark the 68th anniversary of the signing of the ‘Instrument of Accession’ of Jammu and Kashmir to India by Maharaja Hari Singh. Jointly organised by the Kashmiri Pandits Cultural Society and Voice of Dogras, the event earlier this week was [...]

October 30, 2015 HHR Archives, Jammu and Kashmir, World Focus Comments Off on Kashmiri Hindus mark Jammu & Kashmir’s accession to India at UK Parliament

Jammu : Vaishno Devi Area full of Meat & Liqueur shops : Hindu Groups Concerned

Jammu : Vaishno Devi Area full of Meat & Liqueur shops : Hindu Groups Concerned

Jammu, February 18, Bajrang Dal J&K and Vishaw Hindu Parishad have serious concerns over the running of Non vegetarian hotels and wine shops in Katra. In a statement issued to press said that Bajrang Dal asks Distt administration of Jammu to ensure that no meat shops are operated near vicinity of temples in Jammu city. [...]

February 25, 2014 HHR Jammu and Kashmir Comments Off on Jammu : Vaishno Devi Area full of Meat & Liqueur shops : Hindu Groups Concerned

USA : Local Kashmiris work to preserve beloved culture

USA : Local Kashmiris work to preserve beloved culture

  The Ganju family are among 500,000 Kashmiri Hindus who were forced to flee their native land because of terrorist acts committed against them. “We Hindus were threatened,” said Chandramukhi Ganju, who left Kashmir with her family in 1989. “We had to run from that place.” Kashmir, whose population is mostly Muslim, has been bitterly [...]

February 9, 2014 HHR Archives, Jammu and Kashmir Comments Off on USA : Local Kashmiris work to preserve beloved culture

Hindus in Hindu Majority ‘secular’ India Prone to terrorist attacks to Amarnath

Hindus in Hindu Majority ‘secular’ India Prone to terrorist attacks to Amarnath

The annual Amarnath Yatra is facing a terror threat and the government is making all efforts to ensure security of the pilgrims, home minister Sushilkumar Shinde said on Wednesday. “There is terror threat to Amarnath Yatra,” Shinde told reporters when asked about reports which suggested threat to the pilgrimage to the cave shrine in Jammu [...]

June 21, 2013 HHR Jammu and Kashmir, News updates Comments Off on Hindus in Hindu Majority ‘secular’ India Prone to terrorist attacks to Amarnath

Over 59,000 Kashmiri Pandits living outside Kashmir

Over 59,000 Kashmiri Pandits living outside Kashmir

"As many as 808 families are residing in Kashmir and 59,442 registered migrant families continue to reside outside the Valley," Minister of State for Home Affairs Jitendra Singh told Rajya Sabha in a written reply. The minister also released data on temples in the Valley along with those that were damaged during the campaign to drive [...]

August 24, 2012 HHR Archives, India, Jammu and Kashmir Comments Off on Over 59,000 Kashmiri Pandits living outside Kashmir