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India and Pakistan exchange fire in Kashmir - media

India and Pakistan exchange fire in Kashmir - media

Pakistani and Indian soldiers traded fire in disputed Kashmir yesterday, killing at least nine people on both sides. According to the Indian military, Pakistani soldiers targeted an Indian border post and civilian areas along the …

Thousands detained in Kashmir since autonomy stripped

Thousands detained in Kashmir since autonomy stripped

Thousands of people have been detained in Indian Kashmir over fears of unrest after New Delhi stripped the region of its autonomy two weeks ago, according to government sources. A magistrate speaking on condition of anonymity said …

Pakistani servicemen shoot Indian soldier in Kashmir

Pakistani servicemen shoot Indian soldier in Kashmir

According to the media reports, gunfire took place today in the Rajauri district of the disputed territory of Jammu and Kashmir, during which the Pakistani servicemen killed an Indian soldier. It is noted that from the Pakistani side, …

Tehran voices concern about situation in Kashmir

Tehran voices concern about situation in Kashmir

Tehran has expressed concerns about a security lockdown in the Indian-administered part of Kashmir, urging New Delhi to bring the situation in the Muslim-majority Himalayan region back to normal, Iran's Foreign Ministry spokesman …

Pakistan suspends train service with India

Pakistan suspends train service with India

Pakistan announces suspension of key train service with India over change in Kashmir’s status by New Delhi. According to Federal Minister for Railways Sheikh Rashid Ahmad, the Express, or Friendship Express, train …

Pakistan downgrades diplomatic ties with India over Kashmir

Pakistan downgrades diplomatic ties with India over Kashmir

The political crisis over the disputed territory of Kashmir escalated yesterday when Pakistan said it would downgrade its diplomatic ties with India, expel the Indian ambassador and suspend bilateral trade with its regional rival. …

 Pakistan warns India against any 'misadventure'

Pakistan warns India against any 'misadventure'

Pakistan, warning of a possible new attack by giant neighbor India, said it had summoned the Indian deputy high commissioner to protest against any "misadventure." "Indian deputy high commissioner was summoned for …

Three Pakistani soldiers killed in border clashes with India

Three Pakistani soldiers killed in border clashes with India

Three Pakistani soldiers were killed and one was critically injured amid cross-border gunfire and and shelling between India and Pakistan today, Inter-Services Public Relations of Pakistan said.   The deceased soldiers were …

Pakistan army on high alert - source

Pakistan army on high alert - source

Pakistan has deployed an entire F-16 fighter jet squadron along the Indian border, according to an unnamed Indian defence official. Besides, the Rawalpindi-headquartered 10 Corps along with a Special Forces brigade from Sialkot of the …