Second day of communication blackout in Kashmir as govt revokes Article 370

A communications blackout entered its second day on Tuesday in disputed Kashmir, after India snapped television, telephone and internet links to deter protests over its scrapping of special constitutional status for the Himalayan region.

   Moving to tighten its grip on India's only Muslim-majority region, the government dropped a constitutional provision for the state of Jammu and Kashmir, long a flashpoint in ties with neighbouring Pakistan, to make its own laws. Monday's decision came hours after authorities.....

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