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  • Sep 18, 2014
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India-Pakistan

China and US can use influence to ease tensions in Kashmir

If the Middle East is a flashpoint for conflict that sparks diplomatic clashes among international powers, flare-ups on the hotly disputed India-Pakistan border in Kashmir have the potential to make the world's heart skip a beat.

Monday, 14 January, 2013, 3:31am

Indian troops accused of killing Pakistani soldier in Kashmir border clash

A Pakistani soldier was killed and another injured in a gunfight between Indian and Pakistani troops in Kashmir on Sunday, a disputed incident that could heighten tensions between the nuclear-armed neighbours after a period of rapprochement.

6 Jan 2013 - 5:09pm

Heightened security for India-Pakistan cricket match

Police were out in full force in Bangalore on Tuesday as part of a massive security operation ahead of Pakistan’s first cricket tour of India for five years.

The tour, the first by Pakistan since 2007, begins with a Twenty20 international which will be played under lights at Bangalore’s Chinnaswamy stadium later on Tuesday.

29 Aug 2013 - 4:13am