Tag Archives: Kashmir

  • Indian authorities begin easing clampdown in Kashmir

    Authorities in Indian-administered Kashmir began restoring landline phone services on Saturday after a nearly two-week security crackdown and news blackout. ...

  • India slams international interference in Kashmir after clashes

    Hundreds of protesters in Indian-administered Kashmir clashed with police Friday as New Delhi seethed at a rare UN Security Council meeting about the disputed Muslim-majority region. ...

  • Hundreds chant anti-India slogans in seething Kashmir on eve of Eid

    Hundreds protested in Srinagar on Sunday against India’s decision to curb its autonomy, despite new restrictions on travel and a seventh straight day of communications blackout. ...

  • India urges Pakistan to restore diplomatic ties, keeps lid on Kashmir

    India on Thursday urged Pakistan to review its decision to downgrade diplomatic ties over the withdrawal of special status to Kashmir, saying it was an internal affair. ...

  • India abolishes Kashmir’s special status, tightens grip on region

    The Indian government on Monday revoked Kashmir's special status, stripping the significant autonomy it has enjoyed for seven decades in a move expected to further inflame tensions. ...

  • NS Venkataraman Will there be a solution for the Kashmir problem?

    It appears that the Pakistan side of the Kashmir problem will still linger on for quite a long time for India, and it appears to be impossible to make conclusions about the end of the road. ...

  • Man killed over allegation of cow smuggling in Kashmir

    A Muslim man was fatally shot and another was injured by Hindu vigilantes in Indian-controlled Kashmir on Thursday over allegations of cow smuggling. ...

  • Islamic State claims ‘province’ in India for first time

    Islamic State claimed for the first time that it has established a “province” in India, after a clash between militants and security forces in the contested Kashmir region killed a militant. ...

  • NS Venkataraman Terrorists in Kashmir, China in Tibet, are the same thing

    One cannot see any difference in motive and character between terrorist attacks in Kashmir and other places in the world, and China’s aggression in Tibet from six decades back to the present ...

  • Kashmir tensions increase as 7 killed in fighting

    Four Indian soldiers, two suspected militants and a civilian were killed in a gunbattle in disputed Kashmir on Monday, officials said, further escalating tensions in the restive region. ...