Jammu & Kashmir

Fighting in Kashmir city leaves 3 combatants, civilian dead

Kashmiri Muslim protesters clash with Indian government forces during fourth phase of local elections-AP

Kashmiri Muslim protesters clash with Indian government forces during fourth phase of local elections/AP photo

At least a dozen journalists covering the fighting were beaten by counterinsurgency policemen well after the fighting ended, media groups and reporters said

SRINAGAR, India:  Anti-India protests and clashes erupted in the main city in disputed Kashmir on Wednesday after a gunbattle between militants and government forces killed at least two suspected rebels, a civilian and a counterinsurgency police official, residents and police said.

At least a dozen journalists covering the fighting were beaten by counterinsurgency policemen well after the fighting ended, media groups and reporters said.