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Silenced and shut down: Kashmir’s year of lockdown | The Listening Post

It has been more than a year since New Delhi scrapped Indian-administered Kashmir’s special status. Why has the region’s history been so hotly disputed – on the ground and in the news media – since India’s independence from the United Kingdom more than 70 years ago?

Contributors:

Rahul Pandita – Journalist and author, Our Moon Has Blood Clots
Siddiq Wahid – Senior fellow, Centre for Policy Research India
Nitasha Kaul – Associate professor, University of Westminster
Suhasini Haidar – National and diplomatic affairs editor, The Hindu
Aarti Tikoo Singh – Foreign affairs editor, Indo-Asian News Service

Against all odds: Reporting under Kashmir’s communications blackout

What has the revocation of Article 370 – and the security lockdown and communication blackout that followed – meant for Kashmiris and the journalists trying to tell their stories?

Contributors:

Anuradha Bhasin – Executive editor, Kashmir Times
Peerzada Ashiq – Senior journalist, The Hindu
Syed Shahriyar – Photojournalist

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