“Autonomy” in the news

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autonomy within
degree of autonomy
greater autonomy
more autonomy
political autonomy

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Al Jazeera
· Dozens wounded in grenade attack at pro-Kashmir Karachi rally  
It has also announced its alliance with the Balochistan Liberation Army, a rebel group fighting for greater autonomy for the Balochistan region in southwestern Pakistan.
Seeking Alpha
· Keep On Trucking With PACCAR  
This long-haul truck, built at PACCAR’s Innovation Center, boasts level 4 autonomy, which offers fully autonomous operation in certain conditions.
Al Jazeera
· Pakistan PM reiterates support for Kashmiri self-determination  
On August 5, 2019, Modi's Hindu nationalist government revoked Kashmir's limited autonomy, promising that the move would facilitate economic development by bringing the territory into the country's administrative mainstream.
The Guardian
· Modi's brutal treatment of Kashmir exposes his tactics – and their flaws  
On 6 August, a bill was passed in parliament stripping the state of Jammu and Kashmir of its autonomy and special status enshrined in the Indian constitution.
· World War 3: China warns US 'threatening peace' near Beijing border – orders Trump to stop  
Chinese Premier, Xi Jinping has expressed a desire to bring the island under his ‘One China’ principle despite its autonomy.
Washington Post
· India revoked Kashmir’s autonomy a year ago. What has happened since then?  
The Indian government scrapped the constitutional provisions of autonomy in Article 370 and 35A, dissolved Kashmir’s state assembly and split the region into two union territories.
Al Jazeera
· A tale of two isolations  
This is why Pedro, an extreme symbol of autonomy, has now gone from the marginal to the model.
Malay Mail
· Pakistan PM Khan slams ‘oppressor’ India on Kashmir anniversary  
Tensions spiralled between the nuclear-armed neighbours after India revoked Kashmir’s autonomy and imposed movement and communications restrictions to quell unrest.
Al Jazeera
· Indian PM Modi lays foundation of Ram temple at razed mosque site  
The symbolism was impossible to miss since the BJP had long pledged in its manifesto to strip the disputed region of Kashmir of its autonomy and to build a temple to the Hindu God Ram where the Mughal-era mosque once stood.
Washington Post
· Why Hindu Nationalism Keeps Gaining Ground in India  
• After Modi’s re-election, the government scrapped seven decades of autonomy for the contested region of Kashmir, the only part of India with a Muslim majority.