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Kashmir has been divided between the two countries since independence, and has been the spark for two major wars
Indian authorities imposed a communications blackout and heavy restrictions on movement from the eve of the intervention
The former princely state of Kashmir was divided between Pakistan and India on their independence from Britain in 1947
Authorities have already moved more than 1.2 million people to relief camps.
Every nationalist movement lays claim to victimhood, and for aggrieved Hindu nationalists a Muslim-majority Indian state with special rights is a permanent...
The announcement sparked chaotic scenes in the national parliament
The Supreme Court declared the practice unconstitutional in 2017 and asked the government to legislate against it
In an ordeal lasting five days, she was sedated and held in a Hindu temple, repeatedly raped and then strangled and bludgeoned to death.
The latest clashes broke out over the hoisting of BJP flags and the putting up of posters, said the BJP's general secretary in the state, Sayantan Basu....
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