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Restive Kashmir marks 100 days since India stripped autonomy

Nov 13, 2019 - 12:05 PM

Journalists hold a silent demonstration against the internet ban, holding their laptops with open with blank screens or held placards with the words '100 days no internet' and 'stop humiliating Kashmir journalists'

BLOCKADE. Kashmiri journalists protest against internet blockade put up by India's government in Srinagar. Photo by Tauseef Mustafa/AFP

5 killed in India-Pakistan border clashes

Aug 16, 2019 - 8:09 AM

Skirmishes are frequent across the so-called Line of Control, but the latest deaths comes after Pakistan warns it was ready to meet any Indian aggression over Kashmir

Indian Border Security Force personnel (wearing brown) and Pakistani Rangers (wearing black) take part in the Beating Retreat ceremony at the India Pakistan Wagah border post some 35 kms from Amritsar, on August 15, 2019. Pakistan observes a 'Black Day' on India's Independence Day over the recent removal of Indian-administered Kashmir's autonomy. The Indian Prime Minister hailed on August 15 his 'path-breaking' move to strip Kashmir of its special status, as his Pakistani counterpart warned of possible 'ethnic cleansing'. NARINDER NANU / AFP

New India-Pakistan salvos as UN chief offers to mediate

Oct 01, 2016 - 3:55 PM

UPDATED The skirmish comes 2 days after India carried out surgical strikes on terrorist targets across the heavily militarized de facto border in the disputed territory

Pakistan fury after India conducts 'surgical strikes'

Sep 29, 2016 - 3:33 PM

UPDATED India s military carries out surgical strikes along the de facto border with Pakistan in Kashmir to thwart a series of attacks being planned against major cities

BORDER LINE. In this file photo, te Indian national flag flies inside a brigade headquarters near the border with Pakistan, known as the Line of Control (LoC), in Uri on September 18, 2016. Tauseef Mustafa/AFP

India summons Pakistan envoy over civilian deaths in Kashmir

Aug 17, 2015 - 12:28 AM

India and Pakistan often accuse each other of violating a 2003 ceasefire agreement along their de facto border known as the Line of Control LoC that divides Kashmir

\An Indian villager comes out of his shop, allegedly damaged by shelling from the Pakistani side of the disputed Kashmir border, at Arnia village, about 45 KM from Jammu, the winter capital of Kashmir, India, 07 October 2014. Jaipal Singh/EPA

Kashmir death toll hits 12 as cross-border shelling continues

Oct 08, 2014 - 4:13 PM

Thousands of people on both sides of the disputed border have fled their homes to escape the shelling which has fanned tensions between the nuclear armed neighbors

An Indian villager comes out of his shop, allegedly damaged by shelling from the Pakistani side of the disputed Kashmir border, at Arnia village, about 45 KM from Jammu, the winter capital of Kashmir, India, 07 October 2014. Jaipal Singh/EPA

Torrential rains kill more than 230 in Pakistan, India

Sep 06, 2014 - 8:37 PM

UPDATED Incessant rains in Pakistan have killed at least 106 people while torrential rains and flooding have left more than 100 people dead in India

India accuses Pakistan army of deadly Kashmir ambush

Aug 06, 2013 - 8:50 PM

UPDATED While Pakistan denied any involvement India s defense minister said New Delhi had lodged an official protest with Islamabad

DISPUTED. In this file photo, an Indian Border Security Force (BSF) soldier patrols along the border fence at an outpost along the India-Pakistan border in Suchit-Garh, 36 kms southwest of Jammu on January 10, 2013. Photo by AFP/Tauseef Mustafa

India says 2 soldiers killed in clash with Pakistan troops

Jan 08, 2013 - 11:15 PM

One of the bodies was badly mutilated the Indian army said