A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
Tue, 04 Aug, 2020
People in India have been taking to Twitter to accuse the BBC of "hypocrisy" for referring to Kashmir as "Indian occupied", asking the broadcaster to apply a similar description to the North.
Mon, 12 Aug, 2019
An Indian court has convicted six people of raping and killing an eight-year-old girl.
Mon, 10 Jun, 2019
A grenade blast at a bus station in the Indian-controlled portion of Kashmir has left one civilian dead and at least 30 others injured.
Thu, 07 Mar, 2019
Pakistan's prime minister has offered to hold talks with India but warned New Delhi to refrain from launching any attacks on his country following last week's suicide bombing in Indian-controlled Kashmir.
Tue, 19 Feb, 2019
Four Indian soldiers, two suspected militants and a civilian have been killed in a gun battle in disputed Kashmir, further escalating tensions in the region.
Mon, 18 Feb, 2019
India's prime minister has warned of a "crushing response" to the suicide bombing of a paramilitary convoy in Indian-controlled Kashmir which killed 41 people and was the deadliest in the divided region's volatile history.
Fri, 15 Feb, 2019
At least six Pakistani villagers were killed and 26 wounded in an overnight cross-border shooting by India in the disputed Himalayan region of Kashmir, Pakistan's military said.
Fri, 22 Sep, 2017
Four Indian tourists and three local residents died when a cable car crashed down from a height of 30 metres in a tourist town in the Indian part of Kashmir.
Sun, 25 Jun, 2017
Rebels sneaked into an army base in Indian-controlled Kashmir early Sunday and killed at least 17 soldiers in the deadliest attack on a military base in the disputed Himalayan region in recent years, the army said.
Sun, 18 Sep, 2016
Government forces in Indian-controlled Kashmir have fired tear gas and shotguns as thousands of people defied a toughening security crackdown to protest against Indian rule in the disputed Himalayan region.
Fri, 19 Aug, 2016
At least 15 people have died in floodwater which submerged several areas in the Indian-controlled part of Kashmir just six months after the worst floods in half a century devastated the Himalayan region, police said.
Tue, 31 Mar, 2015
Hundreds of Kashmiris in both India and Pakistan have moved to higher ground after an emergency flood alert was issued.
Mon, 30 Mar, 2015
A Kashmiri man convicted over the 2001 attack on India's Parliament has been hanged after a final mercy plea was rejected.
Sat, 09 Feb, 2013
Tens of thousands of Kashmiris staged angry street demonstrations today after government forces killed four people and injured 31 others during the latest unrest against Indian rule in the disputed Himalayan region.
Fri, 13 Aug, 2010
Rescuers dug through crushed homes and piles of mud today as they searched for 400 people still missing after flash floods left 132 people dead in Indian-controlled Kashmir.
Sun, 08 Aug, 2010
Rescue efforts were stepped up today as the weather improved, a day after flash floods sent rivers of mud down desert mountainsides in Indian-controlled Kashmir, killing at least 130 people and injuring 400 others, officials said.
Sat, 07 Aug, 2010
A sudden overnight downpour and flash floods killed more than 100 people and injured around 400 in the remote and mountainous Ladakh region of Indian Kashmir, police and the army said today.
Fri, 06 Aug, 2010
Authorities relaxed a curfew in most parts of Indian Kashmir as street clashes between troops and anti-India protesters ebbed in the troubled Himalayan region.
Sun, 04 Jul, 2010
Authorities extended a curfew to new areas of the Indian-controlled portion of Kashmir today, trying to control the worst street violence in a year triggered by accusations that government forces killed 11 people in recent weeks.
Wed, 30 Jun, 2010
India and Pakistan held wide-ranging discussions today about terrorism, Kashmir and other disputes in the first talks between them since the 2008 Mumbai terror attacks.
Thu, 25 Feb, 2010
Suspected Islamic militants set off a powerful bomb blast in Indian-administered Kashmir killing three people and wounding at least seven others, police said today.
Sat, 12 Sep, 2009
Police have arrested three key separatist leaders in Indian Kashmir under a tough security law that allows detention for up to two years without trial.
Sun, 02 Nov, 2008
Security forces fired tear gas and used batons to try to break up protests in Indian Kashmir today.
Sun, 24 Aug, 2008
Indian and Pakistani soldiers fought each other across the heavily armed Kashmir frontier in what the Indian army called the worst violation of a 2003 ceasefire agreement.
Tue, 29 Jul, 2008
Hundreds of angry protesters marched in a town in the Indian-controlled portion of Kashmir today after two civilians were killed in a gunbattle between Islamic militants and army soldiers.
Fri, 22 Dec, 2006
Indian government forces raided a hideout of suspected Islamic militants in the Indian part of Kashmir today, sparking a gunbattle which left two soldiers and one rebel dead.
Sat, 25 Nov, 2006
A suspected car bomb exploded today in the main business district of Srinagar, the summer capital of India’s Jammu-Kashmir state, injuring scores of people, witnesses said.
Wed, 16 Nov, 2005
Two powerful land mines exploded in a crowded residential area in the Indian portion of Kashmir today, killing six people and wounding 40 others, a paramilitary officer said.
Wed, 11 May, 2005
Militants stormed a government building in Indian-controlled Kashmir today, setting it on fire with 70 staff trapped inside, police said.
Fri, 07 Jan, 2005
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh headed to India’s portion of disputed Kashmir today for the start of a partial troop withdrawal hailed by rival Pakistan as an important step toward easing tensions over the Himalayan region.
Wed, 17 Nov, 2004
At least seven people killed today in two separate attacks by Islamic militants in the Indian-controlled part of Kashmir.
Tue, 16 Nov, 2004
Police in Jammu-Kashmir today said that 1,716 civilians, members of security forces and militants had died there in fighting in the first 10 months of this year – 13% fewer than in 2003.
Thu, 04 Nov, 2004
Guerillas chopped off the ears, nose and tongue of a teenage girl they suspected of helping police today, while other violence in Indian-controlled Kashmir left at least eight people dead, police said.
Mon, 12 Jul, 2004
Pakistani President General Pervez Musharraf today urged the international community to help Pakistan and India resolve their disputes, including the territorial conflict over the Himalayan region of Kashmir.
Mon, 10 May, 2004
India and Pakistan began a cease-fire along their shared border today – the first such accord in 14 years.
Wed, 26 Nov, 2003
Three people died and 28 were injured when a powerful blast rocked a busy market in India’s portion of Kashmir today.
Sun, 21 Sep, 2003
Indian troops set fire to a hotel in Kashmir’s summer capital today after a gun battle with Islamic guerrillas that left six people dead.
Thu, 28 Aug, 2003
Suspected Islamic rebels today cut the noses off five Kashmiri Muslim villagers, accusing them of being police informants, officials said.
Fri, 28 Mar, 2003
India has blamed Pakistan for the murder of 24 Hindus by gunmen in the disputed Himalayan province of Kashmir.
Wed, 26 Mar, 2003
Suspected Islamic rebels attacked a police post in Indian-controlled Kashmir, killing nine officers and two civilians, police said today.
Sun, 16 Mar, 2003
Explosives hidden under the snow in the main market of Baramula killed six people today, police in Indian-controlled Kashmir said.
Thu, 20 Feb, 2003
Security forces exchanged fierce gunfire with Islamic militants today after the rebels stormed a Hindu temple in Indian Kashmir, killing six people and injuring at least 25, police said.
Sun, 24 Nov, 2002