India and Pakistan have engaged in a military confrontation across the "de facto" border in Kashmir; Indian and Pakistani forces exchanged fire near the Line of Control (LoC) in Kupwara district, Jammu and Kashmir. One Pakistani soldier died in the exchange of fire.
At least 57 people are killed and others are missing after avalanches in Pakistan-controlled Kashmir over the last 24 hours, senior government officials say. In Indian-administered Kashmir, at least 10 are killed.
One Indian soldier, buried in the snow for six days, is rescued from last week's Siachen Glacier avalanche, however the other nine soldiers from the army post in the Himalayan region of Kashmir didn't survive. [http:--www.appeal-democrat.com-news-regional_news-asia-indian-soldier-buried-by-avalanche-saved-bodies-recovered-article_70d9d46c-d14c-5637-b6fb-d9ae75842518.html (AP via "Appeal-Democrat")]date=August 2019
An attack on a military camp leaves 11 Indian soldiers and police dead near Uri. Eight militants and two civilians are killed in that and concurrent attacks in the state capital, Srinagar, and a part of southern Kashmir.
Five Indian paramilitary soldiers are killed and three civilians injured by two militants near a school in Bemina area of Srinagar in Indian-administered Kashmir, later two militants being killed by CRPF.
Prominent religious leader Maulvi Showkat Ahmed Shah is killed when explosives attached to a bicycle are detonated outside a mosque in Srinagar, Kashmir, thought to be the first attack of its kind in about two years. The capital's shops shut down and traffic is suspended.
Prominent video journalist Merajuddin is hospitalised in Srinagar after being severely beaten with a baton in his neck by Kashmir police. They also beat up his son and colleague in the latest police attack on the media there.
A curfew is imposed in Srinagar, Kashmir, after protests over the death of a 15-year-old boy during a demonstration. [http:--www.google.com-hostednews-afp-article-ALeqM5j3XfauzJeh2KV8ty3vr2jiIOZIzQ (AFP)] [http:--news.bbc.co.uk-1-hi-world-south_asia-8497438.stm (BBC)] [http:--www.kashmirwatch.com-showexclusives.php?subaction=showfull&id=1265308923&archive=&start_from=&ucat=15&var1news=value1news (KashmirWatch.com)]date=August 2019