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    Jammu and Kashmir Police claims Lashkar, TRF killed 3 BJP workers

    A group of gunmen had at around 8 pm on Thursday shot and killed 3 BJP workers SRINAGAR: Jammu and Kashmir police on Friday claimed the militants involved in the murder of a local BJP youth leader and his two associates in southern Kulgam district have been identified and that Lashkar-e-Tayyaba (LeT) and The Resistance Front (TRF) carried out the attack on Thursday night. A group...

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    Farooq Abdullah kept in day-long house arrest, barred from Milad-e-Nabi prayers

    The NC and People's Alliance condemned the move. SRINAGAR: The J-K authorities placed former chief minister and Opposition National Conference (NC) president Farooq Abdullah under house arrest for the day on Friday to prevent him from going to the Hazratbal shrine to offer prayers on the day of Milad or the birth anniversary of Islam's Prophet Muhammad. A...

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    India in touch with China for mutual solution to Ladakh standoff

    New Delhi said "the Indo-Pacific region was a particular focus" of the recent 2+2 talks with the United States New Delhi: India on Thursday said it has "maintained communications" with China "to arrive at a mutually acceptable solution to the situation along the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in Eastern Ladakh and restore full peace and tranquillity"...

    • 12 hrs ago
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    Militants kills BJP youth leader, 2 others in J&K

    The trio was attending a wedding ceremony in the area when a group of masked gunmen arrived at the scene Srinagar: A BJP youth leader and two workers were shot and critically wounded by suspected militants in Jammu and Kashmir's southern Kulgam district later Thursday evening. The reports said that all the three succumbed to their injuries on the way to hospital. The police sources said...

    • 13 hrs ago
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    'Over 70% of Indian-Americans support Biden'

    With Kamala Harris, the Indian-origin Democratic party vice-presidential nominee, US Americans are now opening up more to the idea of India Hyderabad: Over 70 per cent of Indian Americans favour Joe Biden and the Democrats in the US elections, said Shashank Bengali, South Asia correspondent for Los Angeles Times, in a webinar conducted by the US Consulate General, Hyderabad, in collaboration with...

    • 14 hrs ago
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    India protests as Saudi currency excludes J&K, Ladakh from India's map

    The new banknote, reportedly a 20 Riyal one, apparently show the two UTs as a separate territory New Delhi: India has conveyed its "serious concern" to Saudi Arabia at the diplomatic levels and asked it to "take urgent corrective steps" after a new Saudi currency banknote excluded the union territories of Jammu and Kashmir (J&K) and Ladakh from the...

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    JEE topper used proxy to write paper, arrested

    The accused had succeeded in securing 99.8 percent in the exam Guwahati: In what has come as a shocker, the topper of the Joint Entrance Exam (Mains) in Assam, his father and three others were arrested by the city police here on Thursday on charges of using a proxy to write the country's premier engineering entrance test. The accused had succeeded in securing 99.8 percent in the exam, which is...

    • 14 hrs ago
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    NIA raids on J&K NGOs, aid groups continue for second day

    A day earlier, the agency had raided and searched the offices of Greater Kashmir newspaper and the homes of journalists, activists Srinagar: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) continued its raids on the offices of various Non-governmental organizations or NGOs and some other aid agencies and the homes of their organizers across Kashmir Valley on the second day running on Thursday....

    • 14 hrs ago
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    Church attack in Nice: What we know so far

    The brutal killings come only two weeks after a French teacher was decapitated outside his school north of Paris by an Islamist extremist Nice: A knife attacker killed three people, cutting the throat of at least one woman, inside a church in Nice on the French Riviera on Thursday. The brutal killings come only two weeks after a French teacher was decapitated outside his school north of Paris by an...

    • 17 hrs ago
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    Yogi Adityanath: BJP fulfilled promises on Ram Mandir, Art. 370

    He addressed rallies in Siwan, Vaishali and Madhubani Patna: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Thursday urged the people of Bihar to vote for the BJP, a junior partner of the JDU, since it has fulfilled its promises on emotive issues like Triple Talaq, Ayodhya, Kashmir and Pakistan. While addressing rallies in Siwan, Vaishali and Madhubani, he said, "Modi...

    • 23 hrs ago