Foreign journalists barred from covering occupied Kashmir, says BBC


The explosion in Beirut on August 4, killing and injuring hundreds, remained breaking news on BBC, SKY and ITV for over 24 hours but in comparison, these broadcasters have given zero coverage to the issue of Kashmir — File photo LONDON: Foreign journalists are not allowed to cover the situation in India-occupied Kashmir after the Modi-led government revoked the region’s special status accorded under Article 370 of the Indian constitution, the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) said on Wednesday.