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 ...

Kashmir curfew to be eased after Thursday, governor says

Asia Pacific Aug 14, 2019

Kashmir curfew to be eased after Thursday, governor says

Restrictions on freedom of movement in the Indian-controlled part of Kashmir will be eased after Independence Day on Thursday, the state governor has said, although phone lines and the internet will remain cut off. Satya Pal Malik told Wednesday's Times of India that communications will ...

India wants Davis Cup tie moved from Pakistan over Kashmir tensions

Tennis Aug 11, 2019

India wants Davis Cup tie moved from Pakistan over Kashmir tensions

India have asked the International Tennis Federation to shift their upcoming Davis Cup tie from Pakistan to a neutral venue due to escalating political tensions between the two nations. The Indian team are scheduled to tour Pakistan's capital Islamabad for the Asia/Oceania Group 1 tie ...