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    Pakistan requests UN Security Council meeting on Kashmir

    Reuters . Islamabad | Updated at 04:44pm on August 14, 2019

    Pakistan has asked the United Nations Security Council for an urgent meeting on the contested Kashmir region also claimed by India, according to a letter...

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    Kashmir colonies divided over new status change

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 01:32pm on August 14, 2019

    India’s move to carve up Kashmir and curtail its autonomous powers has caused division and anger in parts of the far-flung Himalayan region even as...

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    India needs time to restore order in Kashmir: SC judge

    Reuters . New Delhi/ Islamabad | Updated at 11:01pm on August 13, 2019

    Indian authorities need more time to restore order in Kashmir, a Supreme Court justice said on Tuesday as a security clampdown entered a ninth day...

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    India imposes Kashmir clampdown to head off Eid protests

    Agence France-Presse . Srinagar, India | Updated at 12:21pm on August 12, 2019

    Indian troops clamped tight restrictions on mosques across Kashmir for Monday's Eid al-Adha festival, fearing anti-government protests over the stripping of the Muslim-majority region's autonomy,...

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    Kashmiris in lockdown city queue for two-minute phone access

    Agence France-Presse. Srinagar, India | Updated at 04:24pm on August 11, 2019

    Outside a guarded government office in Indian Kashmir's main city, an interminable queue forms every day for a near-priceless opportunity: a two-minute phone call to...

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    Sonia Gandhi returns to lead India's beleaguered Congress

    Reuters. India | Updated at 03:28pm on August 11, 2019

    India's opposition Congress party selected past president Sonia Gandhi as its interim leader on Saturday, while it searches for a successor to her son Rahul...

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    5 groups to be formed to choose Rahul Gandhi’s successor

    New Age Desk | Updated at 01:20am on August 11, 2019

    Congress Working Committee meeting, which will be held soon, will be divided into five groups, and discussions regarding choosing Rahul Gandhi’s successor will be held...

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    Clampdown on grief in shackled Kashmir city

    Agence France-Presse. Srinagar, India | Updated at 11:08pm on August 10, 2019

    In India's curfew-smothered Kashmir valley, even the freedom to mourn the dead has been shut down.

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    Junior Tigers face India in tri-nation final today

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on August 11, 2019

    Bangladesh Under-19 team will take on their Indian counterparts in the final of the tri-nation Under-19 series today at the County Ground, Hove in England...

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    A wretched day for democracy

    Nyla Ali Khan | Updated at 12:00am on August 11, 2019

    THE India that Jammu and Kashmir acceded to in 1947 had chosen democracy, secularism, and socialism as its goals. Although the Praja Parishad, predecessor of...