Change in Kashmir's status deepens region's divisions

Asia Pacific | ANALYSIS Aug 16, 2019

Change in Kashmir's status deepens region's divisions

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 followers of Prime Minister Narendra Modi rejoice. Since Modi's shock decree last week, protests and celebrations in many towns have ...

France honors African veterans of 'forgotten D-Day' landings

World Aug 16, 2019

France honors African veterans of 'forgotten D-Day' landings

It's sometimes called "the forgotten D-Day," the crucial but overshadowed Allied invasion of the French Riviera to push back the Nazis. France held an elaborate military ceremony Thursday to remember it 75 years on — and especially, to honor the many soldiers from Africa sent ...