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Indian PM says the scrapping of Kashmir's special status is a 'major achievement'

Narendra Modi has been speaking on India's Independence Day.

The Indian prime minister Narendra Modi has said his decision to strip Indian-administered Kashmir of its special status will restore the region to its "past glory". Also: the remarkable escape of passengers and crew on a Russian airliner that made an emergency landing, and the secret search for a huge dinosaur hoard.

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