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Indian forces kill civilians and rebels in Kashmir

At least seven civilians, three rebels and an Indian soldier killed in India-administered Kashmir's Pulwama.

Indian forces kill civilians and rebels in Kashmir

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Rebels kill four policemen in Kashmir

Security forces have become a prime target in the restive region as violence has surged in Kashmir.

Rebels kill four policemen in Kashmir

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Kashmir's youngest pellet gun victim could lose complete sight

Security forces struck 18-month-old Hiba Nasir as her mother tried to protect her at home during clashes with rebels.

Kashmir's youngest pellet gun victim could lose complete sight

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Nine killed as Kashmir reels from its deadliest year since 2009

Teenager among those dead as India-administered Himalayan region suffers its worst bloodshed in about 10 years.

Nine killed as Kashmir reels from its deadliest year since 2009

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India dissolves Kashmir assembly, fresh polls likely

Jittery over a 'grand alliance' bid to form government, the BJP-backed governor dissolves the state assembly.

India dissolves Kashmir assembly, fresh polls likely

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Real Kashmir FC: The underdog football team scaling heights

With a professional Scottish coach and Adidas as a kit partner, club founded in 2016 plays in India's first division.

Real Kashmir FC: The underdog football team scaling heights

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Six civilians killed in Kashmir blast

Protests erupted in India-administered Kashmir after six people were killed after an unexploded shell went off.

Six civilians killed in Kashmir blast

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Fresh clashes in Kashmir after four killed in gunfight

Clashes erupt in India-administered Kashmir following the killing of two rebels and a civilian in Srinagar.

Fresh clashes in Kashmir after four killed in gunfight

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Fear and anger mark Kashmir's first local poll in 13 years

The disputed region's two main parties, NC and PDP, are boycotting the local elections.

Fear and anger mark Kashmir's first local poll in 13 years

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Why Kashmir's local policemen have become rebels' new targets

More officers killed this year than in all of 2017, as experts warn local forces are more at risk than Indian troops.

Why Kashmir's local policemen have become rebels' new targets

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Outrage after photo of soldiers dragging Kashmir rebel's body

Activists demand inquiry after image surfaces on social media, but Indian army officer defends 'normal procedure'.

Outrage after photo of soldiers dragging Kashmir rebel's body

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Kashmir: Tension rises as citizenship rights law under threat

There are fears of a demographic change in the Muslim-majority state if Article 35-A is repealed or amended.

Kashmir: Tension rises as citizenship rights law under threat