Faiz Jamil

Faiz Jamil

Asia

India celebrates independence day

It came as the restrictions and a communications blackout continued in Indian-Administered Kashmir since the region’s autonomy was revoked last week.

India celebrates independence day

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Indian-administered Kashmir remains under lockdown

Phone lines and internet have been down for 10 days, but lockdown set to be eased on Thursday.

Indian-administered Kashmir remains under lockdown

Asia

Stuck between India and Pakistan, Kashmiris worry about crossfire

Civilians living near the Line of Control between Indian and Pakistan-administered Kashmir often suffer when tensions escalate.

Stuck between India and Pakistan, Kashmiris worry about crossfire

Asia

Indian-administered Kashmir cut off from world

Mobile phones, internet, and landlines are all down in the Kashmir valley after India revoked its autonomy.

Indian-administered Kashmir cut off from world

Asia

Indians divided over move to split Indian-administered Kashmir

Controversial bill passed after government revoked the region’s autonomy - under Article 370 of the constitution - following a massive troop build-up.

Indians divided over move to split Indian-administered Kashmir

Asia

India’s 'Big Brother' biometics project raises privacy concerns

Concerns arise over the world's biggest biometrics project and what it means for people's privacy.

India’s 'Big Brother' biometics project raises privacy concerns

Asia

India elections 2019: Caste divisions push Dalits to vote

A caste society divided by social class continues to play a role in India, especially at election time.

India elections 2019: Caste divisions push Dalits to vote

Asia

India's richest benefit from growing economy

Economists say the very top percentage of Indians are benefitting in this economic climate.

India's richest benefit from growing economy

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India: Poverty and child malnutrition rife in West Singhbhum

This remote part of eastern India’s Jharkhand state where many tribal people live is rich in natural resources. Yet its people are some of the poorest in the country.

India: Poverty and child malnutrition rife in West Singhbhum

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Social media posts come under scrutiny ahead of India elections

The Election Commission is trying to curb fake news in India weeks before parliamentary elections begin.

Social media posts come under scrutiny ahead of India elections

Asia

India sees increase in violence by cow vigilantes

Taking matters into their own hands, how so-called cow vigilantes are undermining the rule of law in India.

India sees increase in violence by cow vigilantes

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Kashmiri armed groups warn of more attacks in India

Rights advocates say they are not surprised young Kashmiris feel frustrated and become suicide bombers.

Kashmiri armed groups warn of more attacks in India