Month: June 2019

No increase in Monthly cash assistance to eligible KPs; Kashmir based News portal creates a goof up.

Social media is a buzz with a news report claiming that Central government has decided to increase the monthly cash assistance of eligible displaced Kashmiri Pandits. The news appeared in a Kashmir based online news portal Kashmir life https://kashmirlife.net/centre-to-increase-cash-assistance-to-kashmiri-pandits-213640/   tonight claiming that the Home Minister Amit Shah today made […]

Exiled Kashmiri Pandits observe World Refugee Day. “Denying  a genocide is worse than the act of  genocide itself,” Panun Kashmir

A refugee is someone who fled his or her home and country owing to “a well-founded fear of persecution because of his/her race, religion, nationality, membership in a particular social group, or political opinion”, according to the United Nations 1951 Refugee Convention. Many refugees are in exile to escape the […]