Tensions between the two countries have flared and there has been intermittent cross-border firing since August 5 when New Delhi flooded India administered Kashmir with troops after it revoked the region's special autonomous status.
Kashmiri women activists arrested for protesting against lockdown
17 Oct 2019
A group of Kashmiri women activists were detained by police and sent to Srinagar's central jail after they staged a protest against the Indian government's lockdown and called for the release of detainees.
India blocks SMS services in restive Kashmir, arrests women activists
Exchange of fire between Indian and Pakistani security forces over the Line of Control, claims the lives of a man and his two pre-teen children in Pakistan-administered Kashmir and a 24-year-old woman in India-administered Kashmir.
Independent Kashmir: The thought that unnerves both India and Pakistan
Residents appear relieved after facing difficulties during the long communications embargo, but the disputed region continues to simmer with anger after India abrogated its limited autonomy on August 5.
Women overlooked in Kashmir's resistance against India's iron-fisted policy
Chinese President Xi Jinping tells visiting Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan during a meeting in Beijing that the right and wrong of the situation [in disputed Kashmir] was clear, official Xinhua news agency reported.
Mobile and internet services have been disconnected in India-administered Kashmir since August 5 when New Delhi stripped the region of its semi-autonomous powers and deployed tens of thousands of extra troops to enforce an unprecedented crackdown.
India-Pakistan nuclear war could kill 100 million, trigger global winter
Worldwide food shortages and mass starvation will follow the deaths as Earth enters a new period of cooling, with temperatures not seen since the last Ice Age, researchers in a new paper say.
13,000 boys detained in Kashmir: fact-finding team
29 Sep 2019
A five-member fact-finding team has revealed in a report that India has arrested an estimated 13,000 boys in Kashmir since the lockdown was imposed on August 5. The report says that boys are taken away by the authorities and allegedly tortured.
UNGA 2019: Khan to highlight Kashmir lockdown in address
29 Sep 2019
Pakistan's PM Imran Khan will give his speech at the UNGA later on Friday. He says he will "forcefully present the Kashmir issue" and ask the UN for help. India says the move is to establish peace but Pakistan disagrees. Harry Horton reports.
India’s most famous anchor calls BBC’s coverage of Kashmir ‘fake news’
21 Aug 2019
Arnab Goswami, one of India’s most famous and controversial TV anchors, blazes away at global media outlets for “peddling fake news” about Kashmir. #Kashmir #India #Article370
The Kashmiri diaspora reacts to the communications blackout in Kashmir
7 Aug 2019
Following a communications blackout, a Kashmiri student living abroad reacts to the news of India’s withdrawal of Article 370.
Teenager dies of pellet gun injuries in Kashmir
6 Sep 2019
Asrar Ahmed Khan, a resident of Srinagar, has died in India-administrated Kashmir nearly a month after being wounded in pellet firing. But Indian army said the teenager died after being hit by stone pelting protesters in the restive region.
You can watch this video, but millions in Kashmir cannot
13 Sep 2019
India-administered Kashmir is the most internet shutdown-prone region in the world. It’s now the 176th time the internet has been blocked in the last eight years. Here's how some Kashmiris get by during blackouts and curfews
What is happening in Kashmir?
7 Aug 2019
Tensions are high in India-administered Kashmir and here is what you need to know about the current situation there.
Critics say presidential order, that came amid uproar in Parliament as well as a huge troop surge and phone and internet suspension in the restive valley, aims to change the disputed region's Muslim-majority demographics.
Is Kashmir becoming Palestine?
25 Sep 2019
After India's revocation of Article 370, India-administered Kashmir has been compared to the West Bank. But are the two really that similar?
Is India using Hindu pilgrimages to tighten its grip around Kashmir?
8 Aug 2019
Amarnath Yatra is an annual Hindu pilgrimage which takes place in India-administered Kashmir. But is it being used by India to tighten its grip on Kashmir? Here are 5 things you need to know.
Trump's Kashmir comment throws India's ruling party off balance