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Protesters in Kashmir challenge India’s restrictions and clash with security forces

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Indian security forces used tear gas to disperse stone-throwing residents in the main city of Srinagar in Kashmir on Friday, the third consecutive week of protests in...
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India says soldier killed in border clashes in Kashmir

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- An Indian soldier was killed by Pakistani troops on the Kashmir border, the army said Friday, as tight security in the region of 7 million people continues...
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Johnson: India and Pakistan should settle the Kashmir problem bilaterally

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said India and Pakistan should settle the Kashmir problem "bilaterally." He came during a telephone conversation with his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi, according...
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Indian policeman and gunman killed in clash in Jammu and Kashmir

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- A policeman and a gunman were killed in a clash in the New Delhi-controlled part of disputed Kashmir, police said on Wednesday. Local newspaper "The Hindu" quoted police...
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125 thousand – India is sending additional force to Jammu Kashmir

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Indian authorities deployed on Wednesday, an additional security force in Jammu Kashmir, consisting of 125 thousand fighters of paramilitary forces, according to the site "News" Indian. The news...
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Indian authorities arrest teenagers in overnight raids in Kashmir

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Ali Mohammad Rah sits on the sidewalk outside the police station in the main city of Srinagar in India-controlled Kashmir on Tuesday, waiting to see his two...
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Eight protesters injured, reimposed in Kashmir (officials)

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Eight people were injured during a demonstration in the Indian capital of Kashmir, as authorities reimposed heavy restrictions to quell protests in parts of the troubled region,...
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India is reimposing restrictions on movement in parts of Kashmir’s largest city after clashes

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Indian authorities imposed restrictions on movement in key areas of Kashmir's largest city of Srinagar on Sunday after heavy clashes on Saturday night between residents and police...
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Indian authorities will reopen schools and telephone services in Kashmir

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Kashmir authorities will start returning some telephone lines to work in the region from Friday evening, including the capital, Srinagar, where Friday prayers ended peacefully amid tight...
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Pakistani soldier killed by Indian fire in Kashmir

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- A Pakistani soldier has been killed by Indian fire in the disputed Kashmir region, the army said. A Pakistani military spokesman, Asif Ghafoor, said through "Twitter" that one...
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Kashmir – Imran Khan is stepping up his attack on the government of Modi

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan has stepped up his attack on the Indian government after its recent decisions on Jammu and Kashmir, describing it as "fascism and...
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Pakistan confirms its readiness for peaceful settlement with India over Kashmir

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Pakistan said on Friday after an emergency session of the UN Security Council it was ready for a peaceful settlement of the dispute with India over Kashmir. This...
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India: Committed to the gradual abolition of all recent restrictions in Kashmir

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- India said on Friday it was committed to the gradual abolition of all security restrictions imposed in Kashmir, amid efforts by the country's authorities to restore normalcy...
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India announces easing of some restrictions in Kashmir

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- India has eased some restrictions on movement in its troubled Kashmir region, but phones and internet are still off for the 12th day on Friday, a police...
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Khan: India’s actions in Kashmir are a “strategic mistake” that will cost them a...

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Prime Minister of Pakistan warned India during a televised speech on the occasion of Independence Day, saying: "We will respond to each step is greater than them...
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Moscow: No alternative to a political solution to the crisis in India and Pakistan

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Russia sees no alternative to a political solution to the standoff between India and Pakistan, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Wednesday. This came during a telephone...
Eid's holiday in Kashmir

Split in Kashmir after India abolished autonomy

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- India's decision to abolish Kashmir's constitutional autonomy has provoked anger and division in the remote Himalayan region, even as supporters of Prime Minister Narendra Modi cheered the...
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New floods in southern India, death toll reaches 244

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- India issued a new warning on Wednesday of possible flooding in the southern state of Kerala, with the death toll from the annual monsoon rains reaching at...
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Why is India aggravating the situation in Kashmir?

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The decision of the Indian government to abolish the special status of Kashmir was approved by the chambers of the Indian Parliament on August 5 and 6. The...
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Pakistan strengthens border in Kashmir

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The Indian edition of Business Standard, citing government sources, reports of a major mobilization of the Pakistan Armed Forces along the border with India. Now the issue of...