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Protester Killed in Kashmir as Indian Official Visits Region to Defuse Tensions

A young protester was killed Wednesday in an anti-India demonstration in Kashmir as India's home minister began a two-day visit to the Himalayan valley to try to defuse deadly protests that have engulfed the region for more than six weeks. The protester died as troops fired shotguns and tear gas to disperse thousands of people defying a curfew on the streets in Pulwama district.  At least 20 civilians and troops were injured. Indian officials described Home Minister Rajnath...

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