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Army to go all out to de-radicalize Kashmiri youth

Army to go all out to de-radicalize Kashmiri youth

New Delhi: Top Army commanders have favoured a collective approach in bringing the radicalised youth in Jammu and Kashmir into the mainstream and focus on minimising collateral damage in anti-militant operations in the state. The commanders, at a six-day conference which began on March 16, also delved into a host of key issues including the […]

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NIA finally files charge sheet against Shahid Yusuf   

NIA finally files charge sheet against Shahid Yusuf   

New Delhi: The NIA on Friday filed a charge sheet against Syed Shahid Yusuf, son of Hizbul Mujahideen chief Syed Salahuddin, in a 2011 terror funding case. District judge Poonam Bamba posted the matter for considering the charge sheet on May 4. The 42-year-old Yusuf, who was posted as an agricultural assistant in central Kashmir’s […]

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First of its kind; Opposition parties seek impeachment of CJI

First of its kind; Opposition parties seek impeachment of CJI

New Delhi: In an unprecedented step, Congress and six other opposition parties Friday moved a notice for the impeachment of Chief Justice of India Deepak Misra, accusing him of five counts of “misbehaviour” and “misusing” authority. The opposition parties met Vice President and Rajya Sabha chairman M Venkaiah Naidu and handed over a notice for […]

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Int’l community should support Pak on counter-terrorism efforts: China

Int’l community should support Pak on counter-terrorism efforts: China

Beijing: China Friday backed its all-weather ally Pakistan and called on the international community to support its counter terrorism efforts after Prime Minister Narendra Modi described the neighbouring country as a “terror export factory”. “Terrorism is the enemy faced by all. The international community should work together to fight against it,” foreign ministry spokesperson Hua […]

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Violence mars protest against Kathua incident in Bengaluru

Violence mars protest against Kathua incident in Bengaluru

Bengaluru: A protest against the Kathua” gangrape incident turned violent at Mysuru today, with police making a lathicharge to bring the situation under control. Police said the protesters tried to forcefully shut shops and pelted stones when they tried to intervene, forcing them to make a lathi charge to bring the situation under control at […]

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Internet suspended in Rajouri over teenager’s death

Internet suspended in Rajouri over teenager’s death

Jammu: The police Friday suspended the internet services in Jammu and Kashmir’s Rajouri district following the death of a teenage boy under mysterious circumstances. Chander Prakash, a resident of Keri Khwas village, got into a fight with one Mohammed Latief yesterday which left the duo injured. Prakash became unconscious after reaching home. He died on […]

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India, Pak trade fire along LoC in Nowshera

India, Pak trade fire along LoC in Nowshera

Jammu: India and Pakistan troops on Friday exchanged firing along the LoC in Jammu and Kashmir’s Rajouri district. “Pakistani troops shelled Anwas, Laam, Sarya and Pukhrani areas of Nowshera sector late last night”, a defence official said. The firing continued for a brief period, they said and added that there was loss of life or […]

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India demands legal action against flag desecration in UK

India demands legal action against flag desecration in UK

London: India has demanded legal action against those behind the desecration of the Indian flag at Parliament Square here during Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s UK visit. The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) said the matter had been taken up with the UK government and had been regretted at the highest level. “We are deeply anguished […]

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Intl community should support Pak on counter-terrorism efforts: China

Intl community should support Pak on counter-terrorism efforts: China

Beijing: China Friday backed its all-weather ally Pakistan and called on the international community to support its counter terrorism efforts after Prime Minister Narendra Modi described the neighbouring country as a “terror export factory”. “Terrorism is the enemy faced by all. The international community should work together to fight against it,” foreign ministry spokesperson Hua […]

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In a first, opposition parties give notice for impeachment of CJI

In a first, opposition parties give notice for impeachment of CJI

New Delhi: In an unprecedented step, Congress and six other opposition parties today moved a notice for the impeachment of Chief Justice of India Deepak Misra, accusing him of five counts of “misbehaviour” and “misusing” authority. The opposition parties met Vice President and Rajya Sabha chairman M Venkaiah Naidu and handed over a notice for […]

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