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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 […]

September 13, 2016 | By | Reply More
Killing of 2 civilians triggers protests in Indian Kashmir

Killing of 2 civilians triggers protests in Indian Kashmir

Aug  03, – Police and witnesses said the protesters defied the security restrictions to demand an end to Indian rule in the disputed region. Tens of thousands of people rallied in Indian-controlled Kashmir on Wednesday to protest the overnight killings of two civilians by government forces amid a nearly monthlong security lockdown. At least six […]

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Police in Indian Kashmir collect bodies floating in worst floods in years

Police in Indian Kashmir collect bodies floating in worst floods in years

Sep 11, – Both the Indian and Pakistan sides of the disputed Himalayan region have been hit by extensive flooding in recent days, and about 450 people have been killed, with Indian Kashmir’s main city of Srinagar particularly hard hit. Authorities in Indian Kashmir collected the bodies of women and children floating in the streets […]

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