Kashmir Militants Wage Selfie War Against Indian Crackdown

By Douglas Busvine and Fayaz Bukhari TRAL, India, May 23  – Rebels like Burhan Wani, more adept at spreading their message via smartphone than wielding an assault rifle, are becoming a rallying point in disputed Kashmir for youth who reject the authority of India’s federal government. Wani, a 22-year-old commander of Islamic separatist group Hizb-ul

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Pakistan Court Orders Ruling On Muslim NGO’s Illegal Sharia Courts

By Mehreen Zahra-Malik and Mubasher Bukhari LAHORE, Pakistan, April 28 – A Pakistani judge directed Punjab province on Wednesday to decide a complaint against an Islamic charity that has been accused of running unauthorized sharia courts in the eastern city of Lahore. The charity Jamaat-ud-Dawa (JuD) is listed as a “foreign terrorist organization” by the

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