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New security law toughens punishments in Indian-administered Kashmir

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Jailed Kashmiri politician Sheikh Abdul Rashid has taken his oath as an Indian Parliament lawmaker. A court in New Delhi approved Rashid's custody parole to attend the swearing-in ceremony. Now, the imprisoned politician is seeking regular bail to participate in parliamentary proceedings.