India bans animal slaughter during Eid in Kashmir

Srinagar, India: The Indian government has ordered authorities in Kashmir to ban the slaughter of all animals in the Muslim majority region for the Islamic festival of Eid al-Adha. The order by the Hindu nationalist government, released late Thursday, is likely to heighten tensions in Indian Kashmir where anxiety has deepened since New Delhi revoked … Continue reading India bans animal slaughter during Eid in Kashmir