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October 26, 2021

Yemberzal: An all-women band fighting the lack of - Internet

The all-women band Yemberzal come from Kashmir, they play their distinctly traditional Sufiyana music at home and recording their sessions on their mobile phones. However, they can't reach anybody with it, as Vice reports. In August 2019, the Indian government revoked a 1948 UN resolution that gave Jammu and Kashmir autonomy as the only Muslim-majority state in India, and started one of the longest internet bans in history.