The announcement applied only to 301 websites, and many Kashmiris said they were still in an information black hole.
Every evening along the India-Pakistan border, the two sides stage enormous nationalistic pep rallies, whose highlight is a military “stomp-off.”
Times readers and government documents have provided new information about a family who for decades convinced journalists and Indian officials that they were royalty.
It’s unclear what Gen. Bipin Rawat, chief of India’s defense staff, meant. But rights activists fear that something like what China has introduced for Uighurs could be coming.
Whole families were buried in the Pakistani-controlled portion of the disputed territory, and rescuers are risking their own lives.
India, the world’s largest democracy, shuts down the internet far more than any other country. This week, 60 million people — roughly the size of France — have no service.
Medical personnel in Kashmir say preventable deaths are happening because of blocked streets, medicine shortages, and a phone and internet blockade by India.