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BJP to form coalition govt in IHK

The ruling Hindu nationalist party will for the first time govern the country’s only Muslim-majority state, Indian-held Kashmir, under a power-sharing deal with another party, officials said Tuesday. After months of negotiations

IHK gunbattle kills five suspected militants

Government forces in Indian-held Kashmir killed five suspected militants on Thursday in a fierce hours-long gun fight in a forested area of the disputed region, police said. Clashes erupted when police and

Two suspected militants, civilian killed in IHK

Two suspected militants and a civilian were killed in a fierce gunbattle in the Indian-controlled Kashmir, an Indian security official said Friday. Central Reserve Police Force Inspector General Nalin Prabhat said the

Five die in IHK gunbattle ahead of polls

Suspected militants in Indian-held Kashmir shot dead a soldier and two policemen, officials said Tuesday, two days before voting begins in the region for the national election. A gunbattle late Monday in

AAP wants referendum on army in IHK

Prashant Bhushan, leader of India’s emerging political force Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), wants referendum on the Indian Army presence in the Indian-held Kashmir (IHK), Indian media reported on Monday. In an interview