8769: Sweatshop child labor abuse shocks India Global Times (Chinese)
8752: Regional party chief in India jailed in corruption case Xinhua (English)
8739: 3 Indian troopers, militant killed in Indian-controlled Kashmir gunfight Xinhua (English)
News Analysis: Two Indian states go to polls, big test for Modi’s demonetization move Xinhua (English)
8722: Gun fight breaks out in Indian-controlled Kashmir village People's Daily (Chinese)
8717: 4 militants, 2 troopers killed in Indian-controlled Kashmir gunfight Xinhua (English)
8701: India promotes total internet coverage in rural areas People's Daily (Chinese)
India’s demonetization policy caught in dilemma People's Daily (Chinese)
8687: India demands doctors to announce fee before treatment Global Times (Chinese)
8678: An Indian state: payment will be deducted if you are unfilial Global Times (Chinese)
Indian city starts ‘signal school’ for street kids China Daily Asia
Jayalalithaa’s close aide Sasikala to become chief minister of India’s Tamil Nadu Xinhua net
Chief minister of India’s Tamil Nadu resigns Xinhua net
8592: Indian-controlled Kashmir receives fresh snowfall Xinhua net
Jayalalithaa’s close aide Sasikala to become chief minister of India’s Tamil Nadu China.org (English)
Pakistani PM’s message on Kashmir Solidarity Day China.org (English)
Chief minister of India’s Tamil Nadu resigns China.org (English)
Voting underway for local elections in India’s Punjab, Goa Xinhua net
News Analysis: Two Indian states go to polls, big test for Modi’s demonetization move Xinhua net
News Analysis: Two Indian states go to polls, big test for Modi’s demonetization move China.org (English)
8564: 2 militants killed, 2 policemen wounded in Indian-controlled Kashmir gunfight China.org (English)
Volunteers throng India’s Chennai beach to clean oil spill Xinhua net
8549: India unveils budget for recovery, and the poor China Daily (English)
8532: On eve of state polls, India’s Modi looks to clean up campaign funding Global Times (English)
2 sportsmen from Indian-controlled Kashmir denied U.S. visa citing “current policy” Xinhua net
8504: Modi pays tribute to Mahatma Gandhi on his death anniversary in New Delhi Xinhua net
India’s health budget may rise after minister warns of funding crunch China Daily Asia
India’s Congress ties up with northern state of Uttar Pradesh’s ruling party to defeat Modi’s BJP Guangming Daily (English)
8476: Modi urges Indian students to celebrate exams like festivals Xinhua net
India’s Congress ties up with northern state of Uttar Pradesh’s ruling party to defeat Modi’s BJP China.org (English)
Indian PM dubs main opposition party as “sinking ship” China.org (English)
8411: India plans to remeasure Mt. Chomolungma People's Daily (English)
8409: Rehearsals wrap-up in India for Republic Day parade China Daily (English)
Security tight for India’s annual parade China Daily (English)
8403: Indian Congress Party pushes “Daughter of the Gandhi Family” forward Global Times (Chinese)
8396: Troops kill 2 militants in ongoing gunfight in Indian-controlled Kashmir Xinhua net
8392: India turns to AI as cyber warfare threats grow Global Times (English)
8354: Security tightened across India ahead of Republic Day celebrations China.org (English)
8347: 32 killed, 55 injured in train derailment in southern India Global Times (English)
8304: India’s Modi refuses to overturn Supreme Court ban on bull-wrestling Global Times (English)
8302: Tigers in training Global Times (English)
Congress, Samajwadi Party form alliance for elections in India’s Uttar Pradesh Xinhua net
8233: Indian troops kill 3 militants in Indian-controlled Kashmir gunfight Xinhua net
8217: Indian Army chief warns soldiers not to use social media to air grievances China Military Online
8215: Indian troops kill 3 militants in Indian-controlled Kashmir gunfight China.org (English)
8200: Ghandi flip-flops cause new anti-Amazon fury Global Times (English)
Row over Modi replacing Gandhi on calendar of India’s homespun cotton Global Times (English)
8177: Amazon selling Indian flag-themed doormats irks India Global Times (Chinese)
8157: Demonetization “throes” of Indian automobile and real estate markets Global Times (Chinese)
India’s FM asks Amazon to apologize over flag insult, threatens visa cancelation Xinhua net
8139: India’s top court throws out case alleging Modi took cash payments Global Times (English)
Indian Border Security Force calls soldier’s posting video on “bad food” as “misconduct” Global Times (English)
India’s FM asks Amazon to apologize over flag insult, threatens visa cancelation Global Times (English)
India’s FM asks Amazon to apologize over flag insult, threatens visa cancelation Guangming Daily (English)
India’s Election Commission orders removal of all ads of political leaders from poll-bound states Xinhua net
Ruiling party in India’s Tamil Nadu demands ordinance to revive banned Jallikattu bull fighting sport China.org (English)
8089: India sells branding rights of trains Global Times (Chinese)
8081: Indian PM meets several foreign leaders ahead of Vibrant Gujarat Global Summit Xinhua net
8005: India to issue “identity cards” to 88 million cows Global Times (Chinese)
7999: Troops kill militant commander in Indian-controlled Kashmir gunfight Xinhua net
7985: Troops kill militant commander in Indian-controlled Kashmir gunfight China.org (English)
Pakistan praises Kashmir rebel, condemns Indian ‘repression’ China Daily Asia
Journalist shot dead in India’s Bihar China Daily Asia
7965: India to carry out safety audit of coal mines China.org (English)
Indian Railways denies reports of train derailment, says it’s mock drill Global Times (English)
7946: India announces election dates in 5 states China Daily (English)
7942: India announces election dates in five states China.org (English)
7939: India gets new chief justice China.org (English)
7938: 1st Ld Writethru: India announces election dates in five states China.org (English)
7928: Indian minister faces backlash over comments Global Times (English)
7926: Parade rehearsal Global Times (English)
7915: India to prepone General Budget by a month China.org (English)
7906: Politicians in India can’t use religion, caste to court votes Global Times (English)
7887: Indian PM pitches for development at mega rally in poll-bound Uttar Pradesh state China.org (English)
Modi thanks Indians for support on demonetization on New Year’s Eve Global Times (English)
Modi thanks Indians for support on demonetization on New Year’s Eve Xinhua net
Modi thanks Indians for support on demonetization on New Year’s Eve China.org (English)
7845: Benefits of Indian cash overhaul elusive as deadline passes China Daily Asia
7841: India’s decision to spend huge sum to build “the tallest statue” questioned Global Times (Chinese)
7836: Indian court questions death of Tamil Nadu former chief minister Xinhua net
India’s regional party elects Tamil Nadu’s late chief minister’s aide as party head Xinhua net
7828: 2 Indian troopers wounded in Indian-controlled Kashmir gunfight China.org (English)
7827: School in India asking parents to plant tree instead of paying fees ECNS
7825: India’s new book exposes online attack of opponents by ruling party Global Times (Chinese)
Demonetization tests the dream for great nation (Impressions by People’s Daily foreign correspondents) People's Daily (Chinese)
7787: People pay tribute to victims of 12th anniv. of 2004 tsunami in India Xinhua net
7764: Indian opposition parties attack Modi over cash ban, demand his resignation China.org (English)
India’s former Air Force chief gets bail in chopper scam case China.org (English)
7728: Indian PM pitches for digital economy to root out corruption Xinhua net
7720: Modi responds indifferently to corruption charges of Rs.400 million Global Times (Chinese)
7686: India wants “issue cash to all citizens”, will it work? Global Times (Chinese)
7684: Indian planes “dropping poo from the skies” to be fined Global Times (Chinese)
India’s crackdown on cash imperils pivotal national tax reform China Daily Asia
7647: India rolls back latest deposit restrictions on banned rupee bills Global Times (English)
Authorities impose curfew in violence-hit India’s Manipur, snap internet services Global Times (English)
7560: Indian-controlled Kashmir militant attack kills 3 troopers China.org (English)
7537: Indian supreme court bans all liquor shops on highways Global Times (English)
7528: 4 Indian policemen killed by rebels in Manipur China Daily (English)
7523: Indian supreme court bans all liquor shops on highways China.org (English)
7509: Pellets guns blind Kashmiri protesters China Daily Asia
7500: Police arrests 20 in India for failing to stand up for national anthem China.org (English)
7476: Snowfall hits Indian-controlled Kashmir Xinhua net
7467: Snowfall hits Indian-controlled Kashmir Guangming Daily (English)
7456: Indian ex-airforce chief arrested in chopper deal scandal Xinhua net
7452: Indian PM slams opposition parties for disrupting Parliament over demonetisation Global Times (English)
7451: Supporters of animal rights call for animal protection in India Global Times (English)
7448: Indian government announces policies to promote digital payments People's Daily (Chinese)
7447: Indian government announces policies to promote digital payments Guangming Daily (Chinese)
7444: Repercussions of India’s demonetization far from settling down Jiefang Daily (Chinese)
7418: “Half-ton woman” from Egypt to travel to India for “reducing weight” Global Times (Chinese)
Mourners in India’s Tamil Nadu shave heads for departed leader to show grief Global Times (English)
7390: Civilian killed near gunfight site in Indian-controlled Kashmir China.org (English)
7340: Modi once again selected Man of the Year in TIME magazine online reader’s poll Global Times (Chinese)
7337: India’s Income Declaration Scheme reveals “hidden billionaire” Global Times (Chinese)
Indian president’s plane develops snag mid-air Xinhua net
7334: Ailing Chief Minister of southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu dies at 68 Xinhua net
7331: Protest march restricted in Srinagar, Indian-controlled Kashmir Xinhua net
7323: Beloved politician Global Times (English)
Mourners in India’s Tamil Nadu gather to pay respects to departed chief minister Global Times (English)
7318: Indians find solutions for toxic pollution China Daily Asia
7317: Indian actress-turned-politician Jayaram Jayalalithaa dies China Daily Asia
7315: Indian actress-turned-politician Jayaram Jayalalithaa dies China Daily Asia
2nd Ld Writethru: Mourners in India’s Tamil Nadu gather to pay respects to departed chief minister China.org (English)
7310: Modi’s “Cashless society”-Is it probable? Global Times (Chinese)
Ailing chief minister of India’s Tamil Nadu suffers cardiac arrest China.org (English)
Modi’s demonetization move result of vanity,incompetence: main opposition Global Times (English)
7258: India cash ban prompts chaos Global Times (English)
7247: India orders cinemas to play national anthem before film screenings Global Times (Chinese)
India’s higher education standards in decline People's Daily (Chinese)
7245: Army base in Indian controlled Kashmir attacked People's Daily (Chinese)
7201: Indian opposition leader Sonia Gandhi discharged from hospital Xinhua net
7191: Indian Court makes national anthem mandatory before screening movie China.org (English)
7190: Indian Court makes national anthem mandatory before screening movie Global Times (English)
7178: Indian organization to resist Chinese investments in mobile payment platforms? Global Times (Chinese)
7177: Protest marches sweep across the country, yet support for Modi rise in opinion polls Global Times (Chinese)
7176: Strikes and demonstrations against demonetization break out at many places in India People's Daily (Chinese)
India’s opposition leader Sonia Gandhi hospitalised Xinhua net
7167: Attack inside military installation in Indian-controlled Kashmir kills 3 troopers Xinhua net
7160: Cash crisis Global Times (English)
7159: Heavy firing inside military installation in Indian-controlled Kashmir Global Times (English)
7154: 7 dead as rebels storm Indian army base in Kashmir China Daily Asia
7152: 1st Ld Writethru: Heavy firing inside military installation in Indian-controlled Kashmir China.org (English)
7148: Indian opposition parties call for nationwide protests over demonetization Xinhua net
7141: Indian opposition parties call for nationwide protests over demonetization Global Times (English)
India’s “new currency policy” expedites “payment revolution”? Jiefang Daily (Chinese)
India’s demonetization— Modi’s reform almost a gamble Global Times (Chinese)
Chaos of India’s “demonetization tempest” escalates Global Times (Chinese)
7096: Modi takes a gamble with money reform Global Times (English)
7087: Demonetization crisis, an excellent window to observe India Global Times (Chinese)
India’s former PM Singh slams Modi’s currency notes ban Xinhua net
7078: Fear of black Indian rupee entering Bhutan looms large Global Times (English)
7077: Indian PM says critics of demonetisation move caught unprepared Global Times (English)
7072: India’s demonetization brings liquidity pains People's Daily (Chinese)
7071: After demonetization in India, the rich beg the poor to help deposit money Global Times (Chinese)
7035: Sudden currency move spoils business at Indian food market China Daily Asia
7022: Indian PM Modi attends BJP parliamentary party meeting Xinhua net
Opposition calls Modi’s demonetization drive “world’s biggest impromptu financial experiment” Xinhua net
India’s oppositin Congress slams Modi for not speaking in Parliament over cash ban Xinhua net
India’s ruling BJP backs govt’s demonetization move Global Times (English)
6952: Five ways Indians are using the “demonetized currency” Global Times (Chinese)
6951: 55 Indians die in separate cases while “changing currency” Global Times (Chinese)
6945: Many internet users in India willing to donate kidneys to Foreign Minister Global Times (Chinese)
6911: Stronger policies needed to fight air pollution China Daily (English)
Will India’s gamble with demonetization pay? China.org (English)
6879: Indians offer to donate kidneys to ailing foreign minister Global Times (English)
6865: Two Indian chief ministers demand withdrawal of note ban, threaten agitation China.org (English)
6860: India eases cash rules for weddings, farmers Global Times (English)
Uproar in Indian parliament as opposition attacks gov’t over demonetization Global Times (English)
Indian Supreme Court refuses to stay govt’s demonetisation move Global Times (English)
6834: Indian court gives bail to Rahul Gandhi in defamation case Global Times (English)
6817: Indian policeman killed in Indian-controlled Kashmir gunfight China.org (English)
6813: Modi makes attack on main opposition Congress party Xinhua net
Nepalese PM calls up Modi over India’s demonetization China.org (English)
Indian PM attacks opposition party for trying to scuttle govt’s fight against graft Xinhua net
6780: India’s Modi urges bill-swap success amid cash crunch Global Times (English)
6777: India’s bumpy banknote recall could be a make-or-break moment for Modi legacy Global Times (English)
Indian PM attacks opposition party for trying to scuttle govt’s fight against graft China.org (English)
6760: India pulls 500, 1,000 rupee banknotes from circulation ECNS
Spotlight: Indians run out of patience as banks & ATMs run out of cash, post-demonetisation Xinhua net
6753: Beijing offers clues for Modi’s new anti-corruption moves Global Times (English)
Indians run out of patience as banks & ATMs run out of cash, post-demonetisation China Daily (English)
6677: Indian troops kill 2 militants in Indian-controlled Kashmir gunfight Global Times (English)
6664: Delhi shuts schools to tackle pollution China Daily (English)
6663: Indian troops kill 2 militants in Indian-controlled Kashmir gunfight China.org (English)
6648: India tries to stem panic after shock rupee withdrawal Global Times (English)
6640: India trying to fix hacked websites of embassies China Daily Asia
6638: India uses foreign funding law to harass charities China Daily Asia
India’s top green court asks Delhi gov’t to sprinkle water from choppers to tackle smog Xinhua net
India’s top green court asks Delhi gov’t to sprinkle water from choppers to tackle smog Global Times (English)
6609: Authorities in Indian capital closes schools for three days as air quality worsens Xinhua net
6583: Other Indian cities join Delhi in air pollution emergency China Daily Asia
India’s main opposition chief Sonia Gandhi fails to chair party meeting due to health reasons China.org (English)
6570: Militant killed, trooper wounded in Indian-controlled Kashmir gunfight Global Times (English)
6568: Authorities in Indian capital closes schools for three days as air quality worsens Global Times (English)
6552: Delhi shuts schools to tackle pollution China Daily Asia
6547: India bans tattooed persons in exams to prevent cheating Global Times (Chinese)
6541: Indian police detain National Congress Party vice president Xinhua net
6524: Resignation of controversial TV host becomes India’s news headlines Global Times (Chinese)
6413: India, Pakistan clash again at the border Global Times (Chinese)
6398: Indian capital chokes after overnight Diwali fireworks China.org (English)
India pays tributes to country’s 1st woman PM Indira Gandhi China.org (English)
6344: Indian soldier killed in gunfight with militants in Indian-controlled Kashmir Xinhua net
6311: Track II diplomacy begins to end ongoing impasse in Indian-controlled Kashmir Xinhua net
6310: 1 killed, 5 hurt in low-intensity blast in Indian capital Xinhua net
6299: Track II diplomacy begins to end ongoing impasse in Indian-controlled Kashmir Global Times (English)
Former chief minister of India’s Karnataka acquitted in bribery case Global Times (English)
6287: Track II diplomacy begins to end ongoing impasse in Indian-controlled Kashmir People's Daily (English)
Former chief minister of India’s Karnataka acquitted in bribery case China.org (English)
India launches phone app to monitor New Delhi’s pollution ECNS
6194: Modi in political battle over Muslim divorce law China Daily Asia
6193: 3 killed in India-Pakistan cross-border shelling China Daily Asia
Modi sees election danger in India’s ‘Dalit Queen’ China Daily Asia
India’s new aviation policy aims at sector expanding: Modi Global Times (English)
India’s new aviation policy aims at sector growth: Modi China Daily Asia
India’s new aviation policy aims at sector growth: Modi
6164: India claims it killed 7 Pakistan rangers during skirmishes in Kashmir Global Times (English)
6163: Pakistani spy arrested in Indian-controled Kashmir Global Times (English)
6156: Pakistani spy arrested in Indian-controled Kashmir China.org (English)
6044: Delhi court dismisses fake degree case against Indian textiles minister Xinhua net
6030: India, Pakistan troops exchange fire on Kashmir LoC Global Times (English)
5889: Paramilitary trooper killed, 8 wounded in Indian-controlled Kashmir militant attack Xinhua net
5821: 5 security personnel injured in terror attack in Indian-controlled Kashmir Global Times (English)
5735: India wants to ban Muslim polygamy Global Times (Chinese)
5691: 2 paramilitary troopers, 8 civilians wounded in Indian-controlled Kashmir grenade attack Global Times (English)
5661: Militants enter government building in Indian-controlled Kashmir Xinhua net
5627: Suspected radioactive leak reported at Delhi airport China.Org (English)
5624: 2 killed, many injured during stampede in N. India China.Org (English)
5621: 1st Ld Writethru: Trooper wounded in gunfight at government building in Indian-controlled Kashmir China.org (English)
5597: Kashmir unrest Global Times (English)
5591: Suspected radioactive leak reported at Delhi airport People's Daily (English)
5585: Reasons for the resurgence of Kashmir Conflict Guangming Daily (Chinese)
5568: India refuses to share proof of surgical strikes in Pakistan-controlled Kashmir Xinhua net
5559: India claims to have killed 7 militants in separate Indian-controlled Kashmir gunfights Global Times (English)
5557: India claims to have killed 7 militants in Kashmir China.org (English)
5555: 3 militants killed in Indian-controlled Kashmir gunfight Xinhua net
5541: 3 militants killed in Indian-controlled Kashmir gunfight Global Times (English)
5506: Suspected militants snatch 5 rifles from police post in Indian-controlled Kashmir Xinhua net
Congress leaders asks Indian gov’t to show proof on surgical strikes in Pakistan Xinhua net
5491: FLASH: ANOTHER TERROR ATTACK AT ARMY CAMP IN INDIAN-CONTROLLED KASHMIR Xinhua net
5487: FLASH: ANOTHER TERROR ATTACK AT ARMY CAMP IN INDIAN-CONTROLLED KASHMIR Xinhua net
5484: Gunmen kill rural body head in Indian-controlled Kashmir Xinhua net
5483: 2 Indian security forces personnel injured in terror attack at Army base in Kashmir Xinhua net
5482: Authorities ban newspaper in Indian-controlled Kashmir Xinhua net
5480: Gunmen kill rural body head in Indian-controlled Kashmir Global Times (English)
5473: 2 Indian security forces personnel injured in terror attack at Army base in Kashmir China Daily (English)
5471: 2 Indian security forces personnel injured in terror attack at Army base in Kashmir China Daily (English)
5468: 2 Indian security forces personnel injured in terror attack at Army base in Kashmir China Daily (English)
5466: Gunmen kill rural leader in Indian-controlled Kashmir China.org (English)
5464: 2 Indian security officers injured in terror attack in Kashmir China.org (English)
Police firing in India’s Jharkhand kills 4 villagers Global Times (English)
5435: Indian army chief reviews security situation in Indian-controlled Kashmir China Military Online
5429: India, Pakistan exchange fire in Kashmir, causing more than 10 casualties Global Times (Chinese)
Pakistan summons Indian envoy in protest over soldiers’ killing Xinhua net
High Court in India’s Bihar quashes government’s liquor ban Guangming Daily (English)
5412: Modi participates in India Sanitation Conference Guangming Daily (English)
5408: Kashmiri Muslims hold funeral for Pakistani soldiers killed in cross border firing Guangming Daily (English)
Indian court overturns gov’t ban on alcohol in eastern state of Bihar Guangming Daily (English)
5397: Pakistan and India Need Dialogue on Kashmir Beijing Review
5395: Indian surgical strikes and the evolving Modi Doctrine China.org (English)
India attacks ‘terror launch pads’ in Pak ‘territory’ China Daily Asia
5381: Arrest warrant against Indian minister in defamation case Xinhua net
5376: Indian PM convenes security meeting following attacks in Pakistan-controlled Kashmir Xinhua net
India’s Sensex falls 500 points as military carries out “surgical strike” on Pakistan-controlled Kashmir Xinhua net
5374: Pakistan shares end lower over unprovoked Indian clash Xinhua net
India military enters Pakistan-controlled Kashmir, attacks “terror launch pads” Xinhua net
FLASH: INDIA CONDUCTS “SURGICAL STRIKE” ALONG KASHMIR FRONTIER: MEDIA REPORT Xinhua net
5369: Pakistan, India trade fire along LoC, 2 Pakistani soldiers killed Xinhua net
5366: 2 Pakistani soldiers killed in cross border firing by Indian army Global Times (English)
5361: Indian PM convenes security meeting following attacks in Pakistan-controlled Kashmir Global Times (English)
5360: India hits militant bases in Pakistan Global Times (English)
5359: Indian forces fire in 5 sectors: Pakistan DM Global Times (English)
5357: Pakistan army denies Indian surgical strikes Global Times (English)
India military enters Pakistan-controlled Kashmir, attacks “terror launch pads” Global Times (English)
5351: Pakistan, India trade fire along LoC, 2 Pakistani soldierskilled People's Daily (English)
Indian military enters Pakistan-controlled Kashmir, attacks” terror launch pads” People's Daily (English)
5346: Pakistan army denies Indian surgical strikes China Military Online
Indian military enters Pakistan-controlled Kashmir, attacks “terror launch pads” China Military Online
India’s rights panel issues notice to Madhya Pradesh gov’t over malnutrition deaths Xinhua net
5279: 3 paramilitary troopers wounded in grenade attack in Indian-controlled Kashmir Global Times (English)
5217: Modi says Pakistan a haven for terrorism China Daily Asia
5214: Indian military chiefs call on Modi to discuss security situation Global Times (English)
5202: Indian army kills 6 militants in northeastern Assam China.org (English)
5200: Indian military chiefs call on Modi to discuss security situation China.org (English)
5172: Troops kill militant in Indian-controlled Kashmir gunfight China.org (English)
5171: Troops kill militant in Indian-controlled Kashmir gunfight China.org (English)
5166: India’s tax reforms, can the “Tiger” come out of the cage? People's Daily (Chinese)
5148: UN urges India, Pakistan to address outstanding issues through dialogue Global Times (English)
5131: A place in India uses drones to deal with the bad habit of open defecation Global Times (Chinese)
Excerpts from Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Lu Kang’s Regular Press Conference on September 21, 2016 MInistry of Foreign Affairs Press Briefing
5121: Indian government scraps rail budget, orders its merger in general budget Xinhua net
5120: Indian army says foils 2 infiltration bids on Kashmir LoC Xinhua net
5109: Indian army says foils 2 infiltration bids on Kashmir LoC China.org (English)
5097: Indian, Pakistani troops trade fire on Kashmir LoC China.org (English)
5094: India launches hotline to tackle surge in child porn China Daily Asia
5085: Indian controlled Kashmir suffers “deadliest attack” Global Times (Chinese)
5084: A base in Indian controlled Kashmir suffers terror attack People's Daily (Chinese)
Excerpts from Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Lu Kang’s Regular Press Conference on September 19, 2016 MInistry of Foreign Affairs Press Briefing
5070: Pakistan rejects Indian allegations about Kashmir attack Xinhua net
5070: UN chief slams deadly attack in Indian-controlled Kashmir Xinhua net
5069: Suicide attack kills at least 17 Indian troopers in Kashmir Xinhua net