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Pakistan's Khan warns of 'bloodbath' in Indian Kashmir

2019-09-28 07:15

Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan has warned the UN in stark terms of the threat of a "bloodbath" in Kashmir, even invoking the possibility that its dispute with India over the territory could escalate into an all-out nuclear war.

India defends blocking politicians from visiting Kashmir

2019-08-26 05:37

Indian authorities have defended blocking opposition politicians from visiting Muslim-majority Kashmir, saying it is to 'avoid controversy', weeks after stripping the restive region of its autonomy and imposing a major clampdown.

12 killed as bus plunges into rocky gorge in Indian Kashmir

2018-12-08 13:58

Officials in Indian-controlled Kashmir say at least 12 people were killed and 18 others injured after a bus fell into a rocky gorge along a mountainous road.

Teen shot dead; 54 wounded in clashes in Kashmir

2017-04-16 06:03

Violence has intensified in Indian-administered Kashmir as tension intensified in the disputed region.

2 soldiers, 4 'militants' killed in Indian Kashmir

2016-02-13 10:29

Two soldiers and four suspected militants were killed Saturday in a fierce gun battle in Indian-administered Kashmir near the de facto border with Pakistan, an army spokesman said.

7 dead in helicopter crash in Indian Kashmir

2015-11-23 13:14

All 7 people on board, six pilgrims and the pilot have been killed when a helicopter crashed in Indian Kashmir after leaving a popular Hindu shrine in the mountainous region, police say.

Indian Kashmir shuts down in protest over recent killings

2015-06-17 12:33

Stores, businesses and schools have slammed shut across Indian-controlled Kashmir after separatists called a strike to protest a series of assassination-style killings over the past week.

Protests in Indian Kashmir after rebel's brother killed

2015-04-14 16:22

Hundreds of protesters has clashed with riot police in Indian Kashmir after the brother of a rebel leader was killed by government forces.

Flood alerts issued in Kashmir as rivers swell

2015-03-30 14:27

Hundreds of Kashmiris in both India and Pakistan have moved to higher ground as rain-swollen rivers swamped parts of the disputed Himalayan region placed under an emergency flood alert.

Dirty water raising health risk in flooded Kashmir

2014-09-16 15:31

The floodwaters are finally receding in much of Kashmir, but health experts worry a crisis could be looming with countless bloated livestock floating across the waterlogged region

 

Indian police intercept weapons 'headed for Kashmir'

2019-09-12 22:24

Three men suspected of belonging to a Pakistan-based militant organisation were arrested on Thursday transporting weapons and ammunition towards Indian Kashmir, police said.

Kashmir's agony fuelled by Modi's right-wing regime echoes across the world

2019-08-08 13:20

Overnight, the Valley has been plunged in doom and gloom. Tens of thousands of Indian troops have been mobilised to join the most militarised piece of real estate on earth, writes Iqbal Jassat.

10 killed in attack on Indian army camp in Kashmir

2018-02-11 18:36

The death toll from a militant attack on an army base in the Indian-administered part of Kashmir climbed to 10, police said, as a seige at the compound stretched into a second day.

Kashmir avalanche death toll climbs to 24

2017-01-30 08:08

At least 24 people killed, including 20 soldiers, in a series of avalanches in Indian-administered Kashmir.

Warmer days, wetland loss put Kashmir bird migration at risk

2015-12-17 13:25

The cackle and cry of Kashmir's annual bird migration has long been a welcome ruckus for those living in the Indian-controlled Himalayan territory. It signals the summer's end, the coming snows and the global importance of Kashmir's environment for species arriving from as far as northern Europe and Japan.

Gunmen kill father and toddler in Indian-controlled Kashmir

2015-09-19 15:27

Gunmen have shot and killed a 3-year-old boy and his father in Indian-controlled Kashmir, police say.

2 Indian policemen arrested in killing of Kashmiri youth

2015-04-19 13:54

Officials say two Indian policemen have been arrested in the killing of a teenager during weekend protests in the disputed region of Kashmir.

Baby among 15 killed by landslide in Kashmir

2015-03-31 13:36

Emergency workers in Indian Kashmir have recovered 15 bodies including that of a three-week-old baby after a landslide triggered by heavy rains buried several houses.

Floating bodies, shallow graves in flood-hit Kashmir

2014-09-17 09:16

Indian Kashmir residents have described horrors after the worst floods in a century, as some deal bloated bodies floating in surrounding waters.

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