Opinion

Partition: An event to celebrate, mourn, or forget

Pakistan, India and Bangladesh each remember Partition differently and all seem to forget the role of colonialism.

Anam Zakaria

by Anam Zakaria

Anam Zakaria

Opinion

Kashmir's struggle did not start in 1947 and will not end today

India's decision to revoke Article 370 is just another chapter in Kashmir's long history of imperial oppression.

Tamoghna Halder

by Tamoghna Halder

Tamoghna Halder

Asia

How are Kashmiris coping under lockdown?

Millions of people brace for unknown future following Indian government's revocation of region's special status.

How are Kashmiris coping under lockdown?

Pakistan

'Silenced': Pakistan's journalists decry new era of censorship

Journalists tell Al Jazeera coverage of opposition leaders and civil society dissenters 'banned' by government and army.

'Silenced': Pakistan's journalists decry new era of censorship

Interactive

How India, Pakistan and Bangladesh were formed

This animated map shows how the borders of the Indian subcontinent have evolved since partition.

How India, Pakistan and Bangladesh were formed

Asia

Analysis: Imran Khan's speech at state assembly in Muzaffarabad

Prime Minister Imran Khan visited Pakistan-administered Kashmir as the country marks its independence day in solidarity with the Kashmiris. On his visit, he addressed the state assembly in Muzaffarabad.

Pakistan

PM Khan: Modi has committed 'strategic blunder' in Kashmir

Khan says Pakistan not at war with India but against its ideology after Kashmir's special status revoked.

PM Khan: Modi has committed 'strategic blunder' in Kashmir

Kashmir

Pakistan PM Imran Khan visits Kashmir amid India tensions

Khan visits Pakistan-administered Kashmir as country marks its independence day in solidarity with the Kashmiris.

Pakistan PM Imran Khan visits Kashmir amid India tensions

India

Actress Priyanka Chopra accused of 'encouraging nuclear war'

At US event, Indian actress and UN goodwill envoy is called hypocrite over February tweet amid India-Pakistan tensions.

Actress Priyanka Chopra accused of 'encouraging nuclear war'

Weather

Monsoon rains in Pakistan kill at least 17 people

Heavy rains inundate much of Pakistan, leaving large parts of Karachi under water and causing at least 17 deaths.

Monsoon rains in Pakistan kill at least 17 people

Kashmir

Pakistan foreign minister discusses India and Kashmir

Shah Mehmood Qureshi says Islamabad seeking a diplomatic solution, but warns of potential consequences from India's revoking of Indian-administered Kashmir's autonomy.

Asia

Protests in Pakistan-administered Kashmir after India's move

Large protests against India's move against Kashmir's autonomy, as Islamabad launches a diplomatic offensive.

Kashmir

Indian troops fire tear gas as mass protests erupt in Srinagar

Troops fire in the air as thousands rally in Indian-administered Kashmir's main city to denounce region's status change.

Kashmir

Kashmir: Thousands flee border villages along Line of Control

Fear, panic grips residents in the heavily militarised zone on both sides of the de facto Kashmir border.

Kashmir: Thousands flee border villages along Line of Control

Asia

UN concern over Kashmir lockdown as hundreds reported arrested

UN chief says curbs could worsen human rights situation as Indian PM defends changes to Kashmir status.

UN concern over Kashmir lockdown as hundreds reported arrested