Earlier today, Home Minister Amit Shah announced that Article 370 of the Indian Constitution would be abrogated

The state of Jammu and Kashmir will now be bifurcated into two union territories - Jammu & Kashmir and Ladakh. As tensions increase in the country, the population finds itself increasingly conflicted about the issue, as some celebrate the news and some reprimand it. 

Here is how international media have viewed the growing tensions in the country. 

1. The New York Times

Source: The New York Tmes

2. The Washington Post

Source: The Washington Post

3. Bloomberg

Source: Bloomberg

4. The Huffington Post

Source: The Huffington Post

5. BBC News

Source: BBC

6. CNBC 

Source: CNBC

7. Reuters 

Source: Reuters

8. Gulf News

Source: Gulf News

9. Al Jazeera

Source: Al Jazeera

10. The Independent 

Source: The Independent

11. The Telegraph

Source: The Telegraph