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India, China soldiers brawl again along disputed frontier

SRINAGAR, India (AP) — Indian and Chinese soldiers brawled last week along the countries' disputed border, Indian officials said Monday, as a monthslong standoff between the nuclear-armed rivals conti...

Another melee erupts on India-China border

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Indian and Chinese troops clashed in the disputed border area of the Nathu La pass in India’s Sikkim state, where the situation was described as “tense but sta...

India-China border: Troops clash in Sikkim — local media

Indian and Chinese troops clashed in the northern Sikkim border region on January 20, Indian media reported on Monday. The skirmish left soldiers injured on both sides, Indian military officials were...

AP PHOTOS: Marchers rehearse for India's Republic Day parade

NEW DELHI (AP) — Wielding a sword and wearing a turban in the colors of his regiment, Indian army Maj. Piyush Sharma thundered, "Troops, prepare to march." On his order, the camel-mo...

Kashmir: Militants target non-locals amid tensions over land laws

It seemed like any other cold December evening at the sleepy market of Sarai Bala in Jammu and Kashmir's capital, Srinagar, when Satpal Nischal was killed by militants. Most of the shopkeepers had...

India apprehends Chinese soldier for transgressing border

NEW DELHI (AP) — The Indian army said Saturday that it has apprehended a Chinese soldier in the remote Ladakh region, where the two countries are locked in a monthslong military standoff along their d...

In Kashmir, empty grave for teenager killed by Indian forces

BELLOW, India (AP) — On a recent chilly winter day in Indian-controlled Kashmir, Mushtaq Ahmed shoveled the earth, laboriously digging a grave for his teenage son. There was, however, no body to be lo...

AP Photos: Indian army patrols border with rival Pakistan

JAMMU, India (AP) — From sandbagged Indian army bunkers dug deep into the Pir Panjal mountains in the Himalayas, villages on the Pakistan-controlled side of Kashmir appear precariously close, on the o...

Indian troops kill 3 in Kashmir; families deny militant ties

SRINAGAR, India (AP) — Police in Indian-controlled Kashmir said Wednesday that government forces killed three suspected militants in a gunfight in the disputed region’s main city, but families of the ...

Pakistan army: Indian fire kills woman, wounds 3 in Kashmir

ISLAMABAD (AP) — A 50-year-old woman was killed and three other villagers wounded Tuesday when Indian troops fired into the Pakistan-administered part of the disputed Kashmir region, Pakistan’s milita...

Pakistan slams India over alleged attack on UN observers

The Pakistani government has called on the Indian Charges d'Affaires to explain the "deliberate targeting" of a UN vehicle in Kashmir, according to an announcement published by Pakistan&...

Pakistan warns India planning 'surgical strike' against it

ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan's foreign minister on Friday accused neighboring India of planning a “surgical strike" against his Islamic nation, the latest in a war of words between the two nuclear-armed ...

Pakistan says 2 troops killed by Indian fire in Kashmir

ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan’s military said Thursday that two soldiers were killed by Indian fire in Kashmir overnight, with each side blaming the other for the latest violence in the disputed Himalayan...

India: Pakistan shelling kills 3 Indian soldiers in Kashmir

SRINAGAR, India (AP) — At least three Indian soldiers were killed in a barrage of mortar shelling and gunfire by Pakistani soldiers along the highly militarized frontier in Indian-controlled Kashmir, ...

Kashmir rebels kill 2 Indian soldiers in region's main city

SRINAGAR, India (AP) — Rebels in Indian-controlled Kashmir killed two soldiers in an attack Thursday in the disputed region’s main city, the Indian army said. Col. Rajesh Kalia, an I...