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. 

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

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

1. The New York Times

The New York Tmes

2. The Washington Post

The Washington Post

3. Bloomberg


4. The Huffington Post

The Huffington Post

5. BBC News


6. CNBC 


7. Reuters 


8. Gulf News

Gulf News

9. Al Jazeera

Al Jazeera

10. The Independent 

The Independent

11. The Telegraph

The Telegraph