Fayaz Bukhari

Fear grips Kashmiri village where Indian migrant workers killed

12 Nov 2019

((This Nov. 5 story fixes date and adds attribution in paragraph 2))

Indian Kashmir losing migrant workers as militants find new target

01 Nov 2019

SRINAGAR, India A rash of killings by separatist militants targeting outsiders in India's Kashmir has persuaded growing numbers of migrant workers to stay away, rather than risk working in road gangs, building sites, hotels and apple orchards in the restive region.

India, China clash over Kashmir as it loses special status and is divided

31 Oct 2019

SRINAGAR, India India engaged in a diplomatic war of words with China over Kashmir on Thursday as it formally revoked the disputed state's constitutional autonomy and split it into two federal territories in a bid to integrate it fully into India.

India moves to divide Jammu and Kashmir state despite protests, attacks

30 Oct 2019

SRINAGAR, India India will formally split up disputed Jammu and Kashmir state into two federal territories on Thursday, aiming to tighten its grip on the restive region that has been in the grip of a harsh security clampdown for nearly three months.

Five killed as EU delegation visits disputed Kashmir

29 Oct 2019

SRINAGAR, India Five people were killed by militants in Indian Kashmir on Tuesday, police said, as a group of European Union lawmakers began the first visit by a foreign delegation to the disputed region since New Delhi revoked its autonomy in August.

Suspected militants kill two in Indian Kashmir, set apple trucks ablaze

24 Oct 2019

SRINAGAR, India Suspected militants shot and killed two drivers and set fire to their apple trucks in Indian Kashmir on Thursday, a senior police official said.

India, Pakistan trade barbs over deadly Kashmir clash

20 Oct 2019

SRINAGAR, India/ISLAMABAD India and Pakistan blamed one another for cross-border shelling in the disputed Kashmir region which killed and injured soldiers and civilians on both sides and made it one of the deadliest days since New Delhi revoked Kashmir's special status in August.

Kashmir apple trade picks up again under shadow of militant attacks

18 Oct 2019

SRINAGAR More than 10,000 trucks laden with apples left Indian-ruled Kashmir this week in a sign that the territory is returning to normal, according to officials and government data, after India imposed a clampdown on the region in August.

India partially restores mobile phone lines in Kashmir

14 Oct 2019

SRINAGAR India restored some mobile phone services in contested Kashmir on Monday, two months after imposing a communications clampdown on the Himalayan region.

At least five injured in grenade attack in Kashmir's Srinagar amid India clampdown

12 Oct 2019

SRINAGAR, India At least five people were injured in a grenade attack in India-controlled Kashmir's main city of Srinagar on Saturday, police said, the second such attack since India stripped the Himalayan region of its special status.

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