His wife, Khan, a Muslim community leader born in kashmir, India, occasionally shares the spotlight.
When Obama visits India in November, he must secure a deal on kashmir, the disputed province where unrest is building again.
“Things have become very intense in kashmir in the last two years,” he says.
In the wake of 26/11, Scott-Clark and Levy report, the ISI perpetuated the lie that the ten gunmen had been martyred in kashmir.
Rwanda, Darfur, Pakistan, Iraq, Indonesia, Burma, Haiti, kashmir, even New Orleans.
I shall be interested to hear what your sister thinks of kashmir.
Between kashmir and Persia, in a very mountainous and cold region.
The graceful steeples, of the style characteristic of kashmir, in the centre of each face are worthy of note.
Lieutenant Stewart joined them with two guns of the kashmir battery.
Have you manufactured any new kashmir shawls out of old rags of borders and French imitations since I saw you?
from Sanskrit Kashypamara "land of Kashyap," said to be the name of a renowned sage. Related: Kashmiri.
1680s, "shawl made of cashmere wool," from the old spelling of Kashmir, Himalayan kingdom where wool was obtained from long-haired goats. As a name for this kind of woolen fabric, favored for shawls, etc., it is attested from 1822.
A state of India, in its extreme north. When mainly Hindu India became independent of Great Britain in 1947, many of its predominantly Muslim areas split off as Pakistan. Kashmir, a mainly Muslim area, remained part of India, which led to persistent conflicts between India and Pakistan.