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Why Kashmir will never forgive and forget the infamous Shopian rape and murder case

By Maliha Siddiqi
The Shopian rape and murder case reflects an act of barbaric violation by agencies that enjoy unchallenged immunity from prosecution, leading to a culture of impunity.

Transgenders: The Third One

By Maliha Siddiqi
If sex work exists, it is sustained by a large clientele for these sex workers. It is strange and inexcusable to impute immorality and perversion to the sex workers, while turning a blind eye towards the consumers of the trade. It is safe to assume that the hijras would not have been forced to live a degraded life if we had offered them an impartial chance at life without discrimination.