Indian demonstrators hold placards as they form a human chain during an anti-war demonstration called by pacifist organisations in New Delhi on Monday. Photo: AFP

Pakistan announces crackdown on terror groups flagged by UN, amid high tension with India over Kashmir

  • Pakistan has faced pressure to get tough with terror groups since a massive suicide bombing in Kashmir killed 40 Indian troops on February 14
Topic |   Kashmir

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Indian demonstrators hold placards as they form a human chain during an anti-war demonstration called by pacifist organisations in New Delhi on Monday. Photo: AFP
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Indian paramilitary personnel in Srinagar. Photo: EPA

In Kashmir, there is ‘hysteria, panic and confusion’ as Pakistan and India walk tightrope between war and peace

  • Kashmir has been a major flashpoint since the end of British rule in the subcontinent in 1947
  • India has 500,000 troops stationed in the region to counter an armed insurgency by separatists
Topic |   India

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Indian paramilitary personnel in Srinagar. Photo: EPA
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