Rifat Fareed

Rifat Fareed

Asia

Kashmir: Mehbooba Mufti resigns after BJP withdraws support

Mehbooba Mufti resigns as CM after her alliance partner BJP withdrew support amid deteriorating security situation.

Kashmir: Mehbooba Mufti resigns after BJP withdraws support

India

India resumes military operations in Kashmir

Residents fear more violence to ensue after end of month-long Ramadan truce dismissed by critics as 'mere eye-wash'.

India resumes military operations in Kashmir

Kashmir

Gunmen kill veteran journalist in Kashmir

Shujaat Bukhari was killed outside his office along with his two bodyguards.

Gunmen kill veteran journalist in Kashmir

Kashmir

Indian soldiers killed in cross-border shelling

At least four soldiers killed in Pakistani firing over two weeks after two rivals vowed to curb cross-border violence.

Indian soldiers killed in cross-border shelling

Asia

Fury in Kashmir after youth killed by police vehicle

Incident is the second in less than a month involving police vehicle killing protester during weekly demonstrations.

Fury in Kashmir after youth killed by police vehicle

Kashmir

In Kashmir, India PM Modi says 'development is the solution'

Kashmiris react with disbelief to Modi's speech, saying India is failing to solve the region's serious political issue.

In Kashmir, India PM Modi says 'development is the solution'

Kashmir

Five rebels, five civilians killed in Kashmir violence

Firefight between rebels and security forces leave 10 dead in Indian-administered Kashmir, including five civilians.

Five rebels, five civilians killed in Kashmir violence

Kashmir

Kashmir erupts demanding justice for young rape victim

Activists say cases of rape and sexual violence on women are common as they decry 'reluctant and delayed response'.

Kashmir erupts demanding justice for young rape victim

Kashmir

After girl's rape and killing, fear engulfs Muslim nomads

The nomadic relatives of an eight-year-old murdered rape victim say their community has been engulfed by uncertainty.

After girl's rape and killing, fear engulfs Muslim nomads

Kashmir

Kashmir rape case: The girl, her family and the accused

Police investigation details gruesome rape and killing of an eight-year-old girl, as outrage in India soars.

Kashmir rape case: The girl, her family and the accused

Kashmir

At least four killed after rebel-army gun battle in Kashmir

Dozens of protesters who came out in support of the rebels are wounded in clashes with Indian security forces.

At least four killed after rebel-army gun battle in Kashmir

India

Kashmir pellet injuries bring back memories of 2016 uprising

Kashmir's main hospital is overwhelmed with victims of pellet guns bringing memories of mass blinding two years ago.

Kashmir pellet injuries bring back memories of 2016 uprising