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Top JeM commander killed in Srinagar encounter
Two militants were gunned down in a late night operation by the security forces in Srinagar, and one of the slain militants has been identified as Saifullah, a Pakistani national who was commander of Jamait-ul-Mujahideen.
(Tue, 24 May 2016 02:41:42 GMT)

Jat stir panel head coerced to give clean chit
Prakash Singh, head of the committee that submitted a report on the violence during the Jat quota agitation, has claimed that attempts were made by some people to influence him during its preparation. Singh, without naming anyone, said he was influenced to issue a "clean chit" to some wrongdoers.
(Mon, 23 May 2016 14:13:26 GMT)

Counter-terrorism, NPT on President's China visit agenda
President Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday embarked on a four-day visit to China with an aim to bolster economic ties between the two countries and seek cooperation for combating designs of terror groups.
(Tue, 24 May 2016 06:37:54 GMT)

Will seal Indo-Bangladesh border: Sonowal
Sarbananda Sonowal, who led the BJP party to its maiden victory in the crucial North eastern state, said sealing the Indo-Bangla border to check illegal infiltration will be top priority of his government in Assam.
(Thu, 19 May 2016 10:49:13 GMT)

Over 300 detained in AAP rallies
Over 300 AAP supporters and some party leaders were detained on Saturday as they took out a protest march towards the residence of Prime Minister Narendra Modi alleging a BJP-Congress alliance in corruption.
(Sat, 07 May 2016 06:12:34 GMT)

NIT Srinagar forms panel to probe incidents on campus
NIT Srinagar has constituted a students' grievance redressal committee, which will include two external members, to go into the incidents that led to tension on the campus and submit its report on May 15.
(Wed, 20 Apr 2016 13:36:26 GMT)

Nitish Kumar kickstarts anti-liquor campaign in Jharkhand
Bihar CM Nitish Kumar attacked the Jharkhand government for setting up liquor shops near the Bihar-Jharkhand border after the liquor ban came in force in Bihar. Nitish said that this ban was the demand of 50 percent of population (women) and no one can stop it now.
(Tue, 10 May 2016 14:11:39 GMT)

No Kashmiri Tibetan Muslims at Dharamshala conference
The organisers of 4 day conference on Freedom, Justice and Equality in Dharamshala, where dissidents from China’s ethnic and religious minorities, are meeting have left out Tibetan muslims, living in Kashmir.
(Thu, 28 Apr 2016 04:37:12 GMT)

17 years on, Sukhbir acquitted of violence during canvassing
Deputy chief minister Sukhbir Badal on Saturday got a major relief when a Faridkot court acquitted him in a decade-old case related to poll violence in 1999.
(Sun, 03 Apr 2016 00:33:08 GMT)

Left did Bengal's barbadi, Mamata caused tabahi: PM
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday launched a barrage of verbal volleys, calling Mamata Banerjee a back-stabber and accusing Trinamool Congress of turning the state into a graveyard.
(Mon, 28 Mar 2016 01:01:44 GMT)

Karuna uses Piyush’s video to target ‘inaccessible’ Amma
Piyush Goyal slamming Tamil Nadu chief minister Jayalalithaa's inaccessibility and lack of response to queries on power situation has gone viral on social media.
(Mon, 28 Mar 2016 01:08:15 GMT)

No bank defaulter will be spared: PM
In a veiled reference to truant liquor baron Vijay Mallya, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said his government had tightened the screws on bank defaulters and that no one would be spared if there is any attempt to defraud financial institutions.
(Mon, 28 Mar 2016 00:57:07 GMT)

Rohith Vemula a non-Dalit: Telangana mantri
Telangana home minister Nayani Narasimha Reddy has pronounced Rohith Vemula a non-Dalit, saying the deceased student belonged to the Vadera caste, but the Telangana police said the matter was still under investigation.
(Sun, 27 Mar 2016 22:19:54 GMT)

Hyderabad university braces for protest; students seek VC's ouster
on the cards with a student group demanding immediate removal of vice-chancellor Appa Rao Podile and calling for a nationwide boycott of classes.
(Sun, 27 Mar 2016 20:54:40 GMT)

Strong wind of change will blow away Congress in Assam: PM
A strong wind blowing across Assam is all set to uproot the ruling Congress in the forthcoming assembly polls, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Sunday and appealed to people for a decisive mandate in favour of the BJP.
(Sun, 27 Mar 2016 08:19:50 GMT)

Asaduddin Owaisi prefers to say 'Jai Hind'
While AIMIM leader Asaduddin Owaisi recently courted controversy by refusing to say 'Bharat Mata Ki Jai', he has now clarified that he prefers the phrase 'Jai Hind' and has even started using it more frequently. "I will say 'Jai Hind' and 'Hindustan Zindabad'," Owaisi said.
(Sun, 27 Mar 2016 03:12:21 GMT)

Nothing to show Kanhaiya violated bail conditions: AAP
The AAP government took a firm stand that there was no violation of any bail condition by the student leader, even as Delhi Police sought to buy time saying the matter was being probed. Kanhaiya Kumar's hearing was on Delhi high court on Thursday.
(Thu, 24 Mar 2016 13:51:12 GMT)

Paedophilia case: Briton gets additional chargesheet
A septuagenarian British national, charged with molesting a minor boy at a home run by his NGO in this district, appeared in a court and received copy of additional chargesheet filed against him by police in the 2011 case.
(Thu, 24 Mar 2016 14:02:38 GMT)

ED to question 8 confidants of Chhagan Bhujbal
The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has identified eight close confidants of senior NCP leader Chhagan Bhujbal in Nashik and Mumbai on whose names he and his nephew Sameer had purchased benami properties worth more than Rs 300 crore.
(Wed, 23 Mar 2016 00:50:24 GMT)

Mehbooba Mufti elected PDP legislature party leader
Mehbooba Mufti was unanimously elected as the PDP's legislature party leader, with a senior leader saying that she is the PDP nominee for the J&K chief minister's post. Mehbooba thanked the party legislators for showing faith in her leadership and electing her as the legislature party leader.
(Thu, 24 Mar 2016 14:24:22 GMT)

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