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China praises Pakistan for 'exercising restraint' during tensions with India over Kashmir dispute
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China praises Pakistan for 'exercising restraint' during tensions with India over Kashmir dispute

Chinese vice foreign minister Kong Xuanyou said China and Pakistan were “all-weather” strategic partners and that they always supported each other, China’s foreign ministry said in a statement on Thursday.

Jammu and Kashmir an internal matter and integral part of country, says India on OIC resolution
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Jammu and Kashmir an internal matter and integral part of country, says India on OIC resolution

Jammu and Kashmir is an integral part of India and the issue is strictly internal to the country, New Delhi asserted on Saturday, in reaction to a resolution on the matter by the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) in its two-day foreign ministers' conclave in Abu Dhabi.

Pulwama aftermath: Ex-army general who oversaw 2016 surgical strikes urges caution in response to Pakistan after terror attack
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Pulwama aftermath: Ex-army general who oversaw 2016 surgical strikes urges caution in response to Pakistan after terror attack

As India considers its response to the Pulwama terror attack, a retired military commander who oversaw a much-lauded military strike against neighboring Pakistan in 2016 has urged caution.

Fundamental rights in Gilgit-Baltistan lower priority compared to resolution of Kashmir dispute, suggests Pakistan SC judgment
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Fundamental rights in Gilgit-Baltistan lower priority compared to resolution of Kashmir dispute, suggests Pakistan SC judgment

For those unaware of the black hole that is Gilgit-Baltistan, it is not constitutionally part of Pakistan, and was hived away from the original state of Jammu and Kashmir in 1949.

MEA calls Imran Khan's remarks on Kashmir at Kartarpur event deeply regrettable, says he politicised 'pious occasion'
India

MEA calls Imran Khan's remarks on Kashmir at Kartarpur event deeply regrettable, says he politicised 'pious occasion'

The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) on Wednesday reacted to Pakistan prime minister Imran Khan's remarks on Kashmir.

Pakistan rejects Sushma Swaraj's UNGA speech, claims India 'practices terrorism as state policy instrument'
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Pakistan rejects Sushma Swaraj's UNGA speech, claims India 'practices terrorism as state policy instrument'

Sushma Swaraj and Pakistan's Shah Mahmood Qureshi were supposed to meet on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly. India called it off only a day after it was announced, after the killing of a BSF constable in Kashmir.

Atal Bihari Vajpayee passes away: Kashmiris mourn a leader who tried to restore their lost dignity
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Atal Bihari Vajpayee passes away: Kashmiris mourn a leader who tried to restore their lost dignity

Vajpayee broke the ice in Kashmir by addressing a rally in Kashmir — for decades no prime minister had done that — when he on 18 April, 2003 addressed a huge gathering in Srinagar’s SK Stadium.

India should watch Imran Khan's actions not his words; Pakistan must tackle terror before expecting warmth from Delhi
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India should watch Imran Khan's actions not his words; Pakistan must tackle terror before expecting warmth from Delhi

India has to accept that with Imran Khan's election, nothing changes except the guard, and that clearly is not enough for any display of exuberance or expect change from Pakistan.

China's rise as global power 'fact of life', says ex-foreign secretary S Jaishankar, asks India to act with 'stronger resolve'
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China's rise as global power 'fact of life', says ex-foreign secretary S Jaishankar, asks India to act with 'stronger resolve'

Stating that the rise in China's power globally is a "fact of life", former foreign secretary S Jaishankar on Friday asserted that India has to deal with the country with a "different mindset and a stronger resolve".

MEA hopes new Pakistan govt helps build 'terror-free South Asia', says India desires peace with neighbours
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MEA hopes new Pakistan govt helps build 'terror-free South Asia', says India desires peace with neighbours

After his PTI won the Pakistan elections, Imran Khan had said he government would try to resolve all disputes with India, including the "core issue" of Kashmir.

Pakistan rakes up Kashmir dispute in UN, accuses security council of 'selective implementation' of resolutions
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Pakistan rakes up Kashmir dispute in UN, accuses security council of 'selective implementation' of resolutions

Pakistan has brought up the Kashmir issue in the Security Council, accusing it of "selective implementation" of its resolutions.

UN rules out mediation on Kashmir issue, urges India and Pakistan to resolve 'outstanding issues' through talks
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UN rules out mediation on Kashmir issue, urges India and Pakistan to resolve 'outstanding issues' through talks

UN chief Antonio Guterres has ruled out any mediation to resolve the Kashmir issue unless all parties agree to it and asked India and Pakistan to address their outstanding issues through talks amidst heightened tensions along the border.

Jammu and Kashmir: BJP welcomes Dineshwar Sharma as interlocutor, says stakeholders to 'give peace a chance'
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Jammu and Kashmir: BJP welcomes Dineshwar Sharma as interlocutor, says stakeholders to 'give peace a chance'

Welcoming the appointment of former IB chief Dineshwar Sharma as the Centre's special representative in the state, the Jammu and Kashmir unit of the BJP on Monday asked all stakeholders to "give peace a chance".

Pakistan prime minister slams India's 'expansionist designs' in Independence Day address: Full text of speech
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Pakistan prime minister slams India's 'expansionist designs' in Independence Day address: Full text of speech

Pakistan prime minister Shahid Abbas Khaqqan on Monday trained his guns on India over its "expansionist designs" in South Asia, and said that New Delhi was the "main hurdle" in constructive relations between the two neighbours.

Jammu and Kashmir deputy CM Nirmal Singh welcomes US' decision to name Syed Salahuddin a 'global terrorist'
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Jammu and Kashmir deputy CM Nirmal Singh welcomes US' decision to name Syed Salahuddin a 'global terrorist'

Jammu and Kashmir Deputy Chief Minister Nirmal Singh has welcomed the declaration of Hizbul Mujahideen chief Syed Salahuddin as a "global terrorist" by the US.

India, Pakistan should resolve Kashmir dispute through dialogue: UN Secy Gen tells Sharif
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India, Pakistan should resolve Kashmir dispute through dialogue: UN Secy Gen tells Sharif

UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has told Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif that Pakistan and India should address the Kashmir dispute through "dialogue".

Kashmir Dispute: In 5-page letter, Valley civil society writes to President Pranab Mukherjee to initiate 'direct dialogue'
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Kashmir Dispute: In 5-page letter, Valley civil society writes to President Pranab Mukherjee to initiate 'direct dialogue'

A civil society group in Jammu and Kashmir has written to President Pranab Mukherjee, seeking a "direct dialogue" with all stakeholders, including separatists, besides advocating repeal of laws like Armed Forces (Special Powers) Acts (Afspa) and ban on use of pellet guns as confidence building measures for starting talks.

Pakistan will continue to support Kashmiris on diplomatic front: Raheel Sharif
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Pakistan will continue to support Kashmiris on diplomatic front: Raheel Sharif

In a fresh escalation in the continuing Indo-Pak war of words, Pakistan's Army chief General Raheel Sharif has spoken about "raining" of bullets on people in the Kashmir Valley and made veiled references to India by talking of "covert and overt intrigues of enemies".

Kashmir unrest: Pakistan urges MSF to intervene in the Valley for emergency services
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Kashmir unrest: Pakistan urges MSF to intervene in the Valley for emergency services

Pakistan on Friday formally approached medical relief charity Medecins Sans Frontieres (Doctors without Borders) for emergency health services in Kashmir.

Kashmir issue is the main pillar of Pakistan's foreign policy: PM Nawaz Sharif
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Kashmir issue is the main pillar of Pakistan's foreign policy: PM Nawaz Sharif

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Wednesday said the Kashmir issue is the main pillar of Islamabad's foreign policy.