Via posters in Srinagar, separatist leaders asked people to march after Friday prayers. In the first reported gun battle since New Delhi stripped India-administered Kashmir of its autonomy, a suspected rebel and a policeman were killed, police said.
Pakistan plans to take Kashmir dispute with India to ICJ
While India continues to impose a draconian communication blockade and curfew in most parts of the disputed Jammu and Kashmir region, Americans of Kashmiri origin are raising their voice against New Delhi's aggression.
Indian forces conduct night raids, torture in Kashmir – activist
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Shehla Rashid, an activist and a Jammu and Kashmir People’s Movement leader, said that Indian forces have been carrying out mass detentions and torturing people in Kashmir since the region’s autonomy was revoked. #Kashmir #KashmirTorture #India
Kashmiris crowd government phone booths amid communications blackout
Pakistan extended army chief General Bajwa's tenure for three years as tensions flared with India which pulled disputed Kashmir's autonomy on August 5. Islamabad said at least two civilians were killed in cross-border fire by Indian troops on Sunday.
India's Kashmir doctrine: Claims of torture, night raids, mass detentions
In a series of tweets, Shehla Rashid, a Jammu and Kashmir People’s Movement leader claims Indian armed forces are conducting night raids, picking up boys and ransacking houses since India-administered Kashmir’s autonomy was stripped two weeks ago.
Kashmiris hit by drug shortage amid India-imposed communication blackout
Government sources say at least 4,000 people have been detained in India-administered Kashmir since its autonomy was stripped two weeks ago.
Kashmir Tensions: Protesters call for end to lockdown in region
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Authorities began restoring some telephone lines in Indian-administrated Kashmir on Friday night, as heavy security prevented some protests in the region's main city of Srinagar from getting out of control.
Hasan Minhaj expresses solidarity with the people of Kashmir
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“On India’s Independence Day, I’m thinking about the people of Kashmir.” Hasan Minhaj expresses solidarity with the people of Kashmir, sparking an angry backlash online. #Hasan #Minhaj #Netflix #Kashmir
Schools, telephone lines to reopen in Kashmir after lockdown
Governor Satya Pal Malik told Times of India restrictions on movement in the Muslim-majority region will be relaxed after Thursday. A communications blackout imposed by New Delhi after stripping Kashmir of constitutional autonomy will continue.