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Asia: South & Central Protests in Kashmir after 67 students suspended for cheering the wrong team

Kashmiri college students who cheered for Pakistan's cricket team face charges of mischief and 'attempt to cause communal disharmony.' But sedition charges against them were dropped.

By Zahid RafiqCorrespondent / March 7, 2014

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Hundreds of students in Kashmir protested today against the treatment of 67 Kashmiri students studying in India who were suspended and faced sedition charges after they cheered for the Pakistan cricket team in a televised match against India.