The Long Read: A bloody summer of protest in Kashmir has been met with a ruthless response from Indian security forces, who fi red hundreds of thousands of metal pellets into crowds of civilians, leaving hundreds blinded.
Chaotic scenes at Indian banks as people exchange banknotes withdrawn as an anti-corruption measure. This is really bad. A lot of transactions in India rely on cash. Removing 500 rupee notes and upwards spells disaster for all those who do not have a bank account and a debit card.