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Protests mount in Kashmir clampdown

Protests mount in Kashmir clampdown

Kashmir has seen an average of nearly 20 protests per day against Indian rule over the last six weeks despite a security lockdown to quell unrest, a senior government source told AFP.

India imposes curfews in Kashmir after clashes during religious procession

India imposes curfews in Kashmir after clashes during religious procession

India on Sunday imposed curfews in several parts of the contested Kashmir region, after clashes between security forces and Shia Muslims taking part in a procession

First official death in Kashmir protests prompts tighter security in Srinagar

First official death in Kashmir protests prompts tighter security in Srinagar

An 18-year-old man has died in Indian Kashmir nearly a month after he was injured during a protest, the first official death since India flooded Kashmir with troops

India's top court to hear legal challenges on Kashmir in October

India's top court to hear legal challenges on Kashmir in October

India’s Supreme Court said on Wednesday it will hear challenges in October to a government order revoking the autonomy of contested Kashmir ...

Two killed in gun battle in Kashmir

Two killed in gun battle in Kashmir

A militant and a police officer were killed in a gun battle in Indian Kashmir, police said Wednesday, as tensions simmered in the besieged territory.

Schools deserted in Kashmir as parents fear more unrest

Schools deserted in Kashmir as parents fear more unrest

Schools reopened in Indian Kashmir's main city on Monday but most classrooms were empty as parents kept their children home, fearing unrest over the government's decision two weeks ago to revoke the region's autonomy.

India reimposes movement curbs on parts of Kashmir's main city after clashes

India reimposes movement curbs on parts of Kashmir's main city after clashes

Indian authorities reimposed restrictions on movement in major parts of Kashmir's biggest city, Srinagar, on Sunday after violent overnight clashes between residents and police in which dozens were injured

Some phones lines restored in Kashmir

Some phones lines restored in Kashmir

Seventeen out of around 100 telephone exchanges were restored Saturday in the restive Kashmir Valley, the local police chief told AFP, after an almost two-week communications blackout.

Clashes in Kashmir as UN begins landmark meeting

Clashes in Kashmir as UN begins landmark meeting

Hundreds of protesters in Indian-administered Kashmir clashed with police on Friday, even as New Delhi said it would begin restoring phone lines after a 12-day communications blackout.

India says easing Kashmir restrictions 'in phased manner'

India says easing Kashmir restrictions 'in phased manner'

India's government said Tuesday it is easing its lockdown in Kashmir in a "phased manner" after cutting phone and internet access for over a week

India imposes Kashmir clampdown to head off Eid protests

India imposes Kashmir clampdown to head off Eid protests

Indian troops clamped tight restrictions on mosques across Kashmir for Monday's Eid al-Adha festival

Thousands protest in Kashmir over new status despite clampdown

Thousands protest in Kashmir over new status despite clampdown

Indian police used tear gas and pellets to fight back at least 10,000 people protesting Delhi's withdrawal of special rights for Jammu and Kashmir state