Tag Archives: Kashmir

Death toll in Kashmir tunnel collapse climbs to 10 | News

The under-construction tunnel is part of a highway network of bridges and tunnels in the strategic Himalayan region. Rescuers have found the bodies of nine more workers in a collapsed tunnel in Indian-administered Kashmir, taking the death toll to 10. The tunnel forms part of a mountainous highway system that …

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India’s Modi promises investments on Kashmir visit | Politics News

Srinagar, Indian-administered Kashmir – India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed a public event in Indian-administered Kashmir on his first major trip since stripping the region’s limited autonomy two years ago and addressed thousands of his supporters to mark Panchayati Raj – a day that commemorates grassroots democracy in India. In …

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Seven killed in Kashmir before India PM Modi’s visit | News

Modi is scheduled to speak Sunday in his first public event since his government stripped Kashmir’s semi-autonomous status. Six alleged rebels and an Indian paramilitary officer were killed in two separate clashes in Indian-controlled Kashmir, days before Prime Minister Narendra Modi‘s visit to the disputed region. A gunfight broke out …

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