Kashmir

The JKLF is the second separatist group to be banned by India this month in the disputed region. Srinagar, Indian-administered Kashmir –┬áIndia’s government has for the second time this month...

Calls for revenge attacks against Kashmiris after suicide bomber kills 42 Indian troopers in the disputed region. Srinagar, India-administered Kashmir – Thursday’s suicide attack on Indian...

NEW YORK (Reuters) – The United States hopes to see rapid action by India to lift restrictions it has imposed in Kashmir and the release of detainees there, the senior U.S. diplomat for South Asia...

Thousands have been detained and many of them tortured since India revoked Kashmir’s autonomy a month ago. Srinagar, Indian-administered Kashmir – A month since India’s powerful Home...

India’s government on Saturday barred several opposition leaders from visiting Indian-administered Kashmir to assess the situation created by a massive security crackdown in the region that started...

NEW DELHI (Reuters) – Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s decision to revoke special status for the disputed Kashmir region is a bold gamble to end a three-decades old armed revolt and draw the...

Residents wary and anxious as lockdown in the Muslim-majority region for a second straight day hits normal life. Baramulla, India-administered Kashmir – Sheikh Mushtaq, 55, a resident of Baramulla...

ISLAMABAD/SRINAGAR (Reuters) – Tensions between India and Pakistan over Kashmir have the potential to blow up into a regional crisis and it is the right time for U.S. President Donald Trump to mediate,...

Thousands of Indian students and visitors were fleeing Indian-controlled Kashmir on Saturday after the government ordered tourists and Hindu pilgrims visiting a Himalayan cave shrine “to curtail...

At least five soldiers killed in attack near de facto border in disputed territory, Pakistan military says. At least five Pakistani soldiers have been killed after an explosion near the de facto border...

Activists say cases of rape and sexual violence on women are common as they decry ‘reluctant and delayed response’. Srinagar, Indian-administered Kashmir – Protesters in Indian-administered...

SRINAGAR (Reuters) – Most nights in recent weeks, journalist Asif Qureshi’s phone vibrates with a message from a known number of Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM), a Pakistan-based militant group that...

KARACHI (Reuters) – Pakistan has “reliable intelligence” that India will attack again this month, Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi said on Sunday, as tension over a February standoff...

NEW DELHI/SINGAPORE (Reuters) – High-resolution satellite images reviewed by Reuters show that a religious school run by Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) in northeastern Pakistan appears to be still standing...

ISLAMABAD (Reuters) – Pakistan’s Civil Aviation Authority said airspace closed this week amid tensions with neighbouring India would re-open for commercial flights from 4 p.m. local time (1100...

NEW DELHI/ISLAMABAD (Reuters) – Indian military officials said on Thursday they welcomed Pakistan’s planned return of a captured pilot, but refused to confirm they would de-escalate a conflict...