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Sword-wielding man shot dead outside Malaysian PM’s office

July 9th, 2012 - 7:25 pm ICT by IANS
Putrajaya (Malaysia), July 9 (IANS) A sword-wielding man, who acted aggressively after being denied entry into the prime minister's office here, succumbed to his injuries hours after he was shot ... Read more...

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Mobile phones service jammed in Kashmir

August 15th, 2011 - 12:01 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Aug 15 (IANS) Mobile phones across the Kashmir Valley fell silent Monday as service providers switched off the facility following instructions from the security agencies on Indian Indpendence Day.The ... Read more...

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Prominent Yemen cleric calls for president’s ouster, formation of Islamic state

March 2nd, 2011 - 1:12 pm ICT by ANI
Sana (Yemen), Mar. 2 (ANI): A prominent radical cleric has demanded the ouster of Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh and called for the creation of an Islamic state.Sheikh Abdul Majid al-Zindani ... Read more...

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List of those sentenced in Godhra case

March 1st, 2011 - 7:52 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, March 1 (IANS) Of the 31 people convicted in the 2002 Godhra train carnage case, 11 have been sentenced to death and 20 to life imprisonment.Those sentenced to death are:Ismail Sujela ... Read more...

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Pak court ‘refuses to declare Kasab proclaimed offender’ in Mumbai terror attacks

February 25th, 2011 - 11:55 am ICT by ANI
Rawalpindi, Feb 25(ANI): The Lahore High Court has refused to declare Ajmal Kasab, the lone surviving terrorist of the 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks, a proclaimed offender under Pakistan's Criminal Procedure Code.The court ... Read more...

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A Kashmir store that pickles your imagination (With Image)

February 20th, 2011 - 2:34 pm ICT by IANS
By F. Ahmed Srinagar, Feb 20 (IANS) For long, mango pickles have adorned the Indian platter, working as the perfect taste enhancer. But ever tasted peach or strawberry pickle? Or the more exotic ... Read more...

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Srinagar shivers, rain and snow likely in Kashmir

January 21st, 2011 - 2:04 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Jan 21 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir summer capital Srinagar and other parts of the Valley continued to reel under the harsh winter chill Friday even as the weatherman forecast light rain ... Read more...

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Frozen taps, chilling winds hit life in north (Roundup)

January 16th, 2011 - 9:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 16 (IANS) Frozen taps, more snow and rain Sunday caught the people helpless in the Himalayan hill towns while the continuing snowfall caused chilling winds in the plains, where ... Read more...

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Protest over DDA’s demolition of illegal religious structure (Lead)

January 12th, 2011 - 9:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 12 (IANS) The Delhi Development Authority (DDA) demolished an illegal religious structure in south Delhi's Jangpura area Wednesday morning, sparking violent protests by members of a community against whom ... Read more...

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CBI court’s clean chit to Dera chief in murder case

December 24th, 2010 - 11:11 pm ICT by IANS
Ambala (Haryana), Dec 24 (IANS) A Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court here Friday gave a clean chit to controversial Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmit Ram Rahim Singh in the murder of ... Read more...

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68 kg hashish seized from fruit market

November 16th, 2010 - 8:14 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 16 (IANS) A total of 68 kg hashish, worth over Rs.10 million, was seized from a truck carrying Kashmiri apples to the wholesale fruit market in Navi Mumbai, an official ... Read more...

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Three Lashkar-e-Taiba militants arrested in Jaipur

October 23rd, 2010 - 1:22 pm ICT by ANI
Jaipur, Oct.23 (ANI): Anti-Terrorist Squad (ATS) in Jaipur arrested three suspected militants belonging to Pakistan-based group Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT).Nishachandra Ali of Lalgarh in Bikaner, Arun Jain of Mahi Darwaza in Nagaur and Hafiz ... Read more...

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Rajasthan anti-terrorism squad arrests three Lashkar suspects

October 22nd, 2010 - 3:05 pm ICT by ANI
Jaipur, Oct. 22 (ANI): Rajasthan's Anti-Terrorist squad has arrested three suspected Lashkar-e-Taiba men.They have been identified as Babu alias Nishachandra Ali of Bikaner, Arun Jain of Nagaur and Hafiz Abdul Majid of ... Read more...

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Malaysian widow’s big busts reveal drug secret

June 12th, 2010 - 5:15 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, June 12 (ANI): The secret behind a Malaysian widow's big bustline, which grabbed every man's attention in Jabi, Segamat, has been revealed-she used to hide ganja in her bra.According to ... Read more...

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Mumbai terrorist attacks accused seek open trial

May 23rd, 2010 - 1:56 pm ICT by ANI
Rawalpindi, May 23 (ANI): Lawyer of the accused arrested in connection with the Mumbai terrorist attacks has appealed to the court to conduct an open trial.Currently, Anti Terrorism Court (ATC) Judge Malik ... Read more...

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Pak court refuses acquittal of 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks’ accused

January 7th, 2010 - 1:02 pm ICT by ANI
Rawalpindi, Jan 7(ANI): An anti-terrorism court (ATC) in Rawalpindi, Pakistan has rejected petitions seeking acquittal of six out of seven accused allegedly involved in the 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks in 2008, which ... Read more...

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Taliban demands two million dollars in return of kidnapped Greek engineer

September 20th, 2009 - 5:59 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Sep.20 (ANI): The Taliban has demanded a ransom of two million dollars and release of three of its Afghan leaders in return for a safe release of kidnapped Greek engineer ... Read more...

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No ‘economic blockade’ of Kashmir, say Jammu agitators

August 11th, 2008 - 1:29 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Aug 11 (IANS) Agitators in Jammu demanding allocation of land to the Amarnath shrine board have denied any "planned economic blockade" disrupting supply of essential commodities to the Kashmir valley. Violent ... Read more...

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19th century Unani college faces manpower crunch

June 5th, 2008 - 11:03 am ICT by IANS
By Azera Rahman New Delhi, June 5 (IANS) A 19th century college here that has been promoting the traditional Indian medicinal systems of ayurveda and unani for decades is facing a severe staff ... Read more...

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National Conference questions credibility of voters I-card in J-K

May 3rd, 2008 - 8:06 pm ICT by admin
Srinagar, May 3 (ANI): The National Conference on Saturday questioned the credibility of identification process ahead of elections later this year as militants infiltrating into Kashmir have managed to acquire voter ... Read more...

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