In Pictures: 100 days of crippling lockdown in Kashmir

In Pictures: 100 days of crippling lockdown in KashmirKashmir Updates -ALJAZEERA- 11 NOVEMBER, 2019 Srinagar, Indian-administered Kashmir – On August 5, the Indian government withdrew Article 370 of India’s constitution, which gave the disputed state of Jammu and Kashmir partial autonomy. The article, abrogated in a cloak-and-dagger manner by the Hindu nationalist Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)…

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Pakistan condemns restrictions on Eid Milad-un-Nabi congregations in occupied Kashmir

Pakistan condemns restrictions on Eid Milad-un-Nabi congregations in occupied KashmirKashmir Updates – DAWN- 10 NOVEMBER, 2019 The Foreign Office (FO) on Sunday condemned the restrictions imposed by Indian authorities on congregations in occupied Kashmir on Eid Milad-un-Nabi. “All roads leading to the Hazratbal Shrine in Srinagar and other holy shrines and mosques in India- occupied…

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Kashmir businesses facing uncertain period

Kashmir businesses facing uncertain periodKashmir Updates – Al Jazeera- 5 NOVEMBER, 2019 Businesses are struggling three months after New Delhi stripped Indian-administered Kashmir of its autonomy. It has been three months since New Delhi stripped Indian-administered Kashmir of its autonomy. India said the decision would usher in development in the region. Read More

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India’s clampdown in occupied Kashmir has entered its 4th month — here’s everything you need to know

India’s clampdown in occupied Kashmir has entered its 4th month — here’s everything you need to know Kashmir Updates – Dawn – 5 NOVEMBER, 2019 On November 3, the lockdown imposed in occupied Kashmir on August 5 by the Indian government crossed ninety days. The security and communication clampdown has now entered its fourth month.…

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Shops shuttered, streets deserted as Kashmir loses special status

Shops shuttered, streets deserted as Kashmir loses special statusKashmir Updates -ALJAZEERA – 31 OCTOBER , 2019 Shops and offices were shut in Indian-administered Kashmir on Thursday and the streets largely deserted as federal authorities formally revoked the restive state’s constitutional autonomy and split it into two federal territories. Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s decision in August to change Kashmir’s…

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