Islamic State claims it has established a 'province' in India after a militant with alleged ties to the terrorist group was killed by security forces in Kashmir.
India accuses Pakistan of misusing the trade networks to smuggle arms, counterfeit currency and drugs into the contested region of Kashmir.
In the past two years, journalists in the scenic Himalayan valley have been threatened by militants, blinded by pellet guns fired by security forces, and murdered by unknown assailants.
India's National Congress party and ruling party Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) are constantly in heated competition to deliver election promises.
Pertempuran itu berlaku di kawasan sempadan antara kedua-dua negara kuasa nuklear itu.
Pertempuran berlaku di kawasan hutan Yarwan di Keller, daerah Shopian kira-kira 65 kilometer di selatan Srinagar.
The closure of large swathes of the eastern airspace effectively shuts off major international flight routes in and out of Islamabad and Lahore along with select domestic routes.
Pakistan-based militant group Jaish-e-Mohammad is a primarily anti-India group that forged ties with al-Qaeda and was blacklisted by the UN Security Council in 2001.
Mudasir Ahmed Khan, who was shot dead Sunday, was described by authorities as a top commander with Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM).
India's foreign ministry spokesman Raveesh Kumar responded with scepticism to reports of scores of militants being rounded up in Pakistan, adding that Islamabad was in 'a state of denial'.
Both nations say they downed jets, with Pakistan capturing a pilot, in a long-running conflict over the Kashmir region.
Virat Kohli's team will also donate their US$8,500 match fees from the game to a fund for the families of those killed in last month's attack.
Security officials say no visit will be possible for a few days more due to security issues.
Russia remains a major supplier of arms to India, irking the US which has imposed sanctions on nations buying military hardware from Moscow.
Yasin Malik's supporters call for a shutdown in Kashmir to protest against his detention, with shops and other commercial establishments closed.
Previous large-scale crackdowns against anti-India militants have broadly been cosmetic, with the proscribed groups able to survive and continue operations.
The Feb 14 attack killed 40 Indian paramilitaries and spurred tit-for-tat air raids between India and Pakistan.
The trade route across the border, known as the Line of Control (LoC), re-opened after firing in the region eased.
Abhinandan's capture became the centrepiece of hostilities between India and Pakistan after a suicide bombing in Kashmir killed 40 Indian paramilitaries.
There is a window of opportunity for the parties involved to de-escalate.
Donald Trump obtained 'reasonably attractive news from Pakistan and India', hopeful of resolving the conflict between the nuclear-armed rivals.
Kesatuan Eropah memberi amaran kepada Pakistan dan India berkaitan 'kesan serius dan berbahaya"' akibat ketegangan yang memuncak baru-baru ini.
Both countries have ordered air strikes over the last 2 days, the 1st time in history that 2 nuclear-armed powers have done so.
Perdana Menteri Pakistan, Imran Khan mengesa supaya ketegangan diredakan dan menjemput India memilih dialog berbanding kekerasan.