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India at UN tells Pakistan to ‘abandon dream’ of Kashmir

India at UN tells Pakistan to ‘abandon dream’ of Kashmir

Sep 27, – Tensions between the longtime rivals have spiked over a recent attack on an Indian army base in Kashmir that New Delhi has blamed on Pakistan-based militants. India’s foreign minister on Monday used her address at the UN General Assembly to accuse Pakistan of terrorism, warning that India will not give up control […]

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Deadly violence roils Indian Kashmir on Eid

Deadly violence roils Indian Kashmir on Eid

Sep 13, – Authorities imposed a curfew across large parts of the mainly Muslim state on the first day of the Islamic religious festival, barring prayers at the main mosque and prayer ground in the capital Srinagar. Deadly violence flared across India-controlled Kashmir on Tuesday at the start of Eid, with at least two people […]

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India says Pakistani troops attacked border posts

India says Pakistani troops attacked border posts

Oct 21, – India on Wednesday accused Pakistani troops of firing guns and mortars on at least 50 Indian border posts overnight in disputed Kashmir, calling it the most serious cease-fire violation between the nuclear-armed neighbors in a decade. The attacks began Tuesday night in southern Kashmir after India’s home minister visited the region to […]

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