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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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Seventeen Indian soldiers, four militants killed in Kashmir attack

Seventeen Indian soldiers, four militants killed in Kashmir attack

Sep 18, – Four “fidayeen” – or commando-style gunmen willing to fight to the death – were confirmed killed after penetrating the base in Uri near the Line of Control with Pakistan, an Indian army spokesman said. Militants attacked an Indian army brigade headquarters near the de factor border with Pakistan on Sunday, killing 17 […]

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4-year-old dies as Thai south school hit by blast

4-year-old dies as Thai south school hit by blast

Sep 06, –  The device, packed in the fuel tank of the parked motorcycle, struck as pupils and teachers filed into the school in Tak Bai district of Narathiwat province for the start of the day. A four-year-old girl was among two people killed after a bomb hidden in a motorcycle was detonated outside a […]

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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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