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Blast at bus stand in India's Jammu and Kashmir
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India

Blast at bus stand in India's Jammu and Kashmir

A blast at a bus stand in the Indian city of Jammu wounded at least five people on Thursday, it has been reported.

  • by Mukesh Gupta

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India has 15 of top 20 cities with world's worst air, report finds
India

India has 15 of top 20 cities with world's worst air, report finds

South Asia is an especially toxic region for air quality, according to the report, which looked at data from more than 3000 cities around the world.

  • by Kai Schultz
The subcontinent was just a heartbeat away from nuclear war
Opinion
Opinion

The subcontinent was just a heartbeat away from nuclear war

It’s impossible to stop technological change - and early use of tactical warheads is becoming a real option.

  • by Nicholas Stuart
'Were you uprooting terrorists or trees?' India terror strike queried
Pakistan

'Were you uprooting terrorists or trees?' India terror strike queried

India's air chief won't confirm the death toll from last week's strike on an alleged terrorist training camp in Pakistan, fuelling doubts over its success.

  • by Rahul Bedi
Fatal violence flares again in Kashmir after pilot's release
India

Fatal violence flares again in Kashmir after pilot's release

The prospect of a major conflict erupting between India and Pakistan, which was a real fear just a few days ago, may have receded somewhat.

  • by Jeffrey Gettleman
India, Pakistan resume shelling in Kashmir
Pakistan

India, Pakistan resume shelling in Kashmir

India and Pakistan again targeted each other's posts and villages along the volatile frontier in disputed Kashmir, killing civilians and soldiers.

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Pakistani army chief reaches out to Australia, UK
Pakistan

Pakistani army chief reaches out to Australia, UK

Qamar Javed Bajwa told them Pakistan would "surely respond to any aggression in self-defence"

Pakistan wins PR showdown as Khan announces release of Indian pilot
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Pakistan

Pakistan wins PR showdown as Khan announces release of Indian pilot

After days of military conflict, Pakistan's PM offers a way out of the crisis and positions the country as the cooler head in a confrontation that has put the world on edge.

  • by Jeffrey Gettleman, Maria Abi-Habib and Salman Masood
Australian team's 'great security' as India-Pakistan tensions escalate
India

Australian team's 'great security' as India-Pakistan tensions escalate

Australia's cricket team are confident with security in India, where their tour is coinciding with an escalation in tensions between India and Pakistan.

World can pull levers to cool India-Pakistan conflict
Opinion
Opinion

World can pull levers to cool India-Pakistan conflict

There is much beyond the control of powers watching on. But they should exert influence where they can.

  • by The Canberra Times
India and Pakistan are already at war on truth
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India

India and Pakistan are already at war on truth

Right now, the more extensive and damaging war in South Asia is the multi-pronged assault on reality by social media, hyper-nationalist news channels and mendacious governments.

  • by Pankaj Mishra