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Kashmir: Nostalgically frozen in time


October 16th, 2011 - 1:35 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Oct 16 (IANS) The salubrious heights of Kashmir stand frozen -- somewhat early in the year perhaps -- but with a difference. An exhibition of photographs, dated between 1857 and ... Read more...

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American held for carrying bullets in Lahore


November 12th, 2010 - 11:19 am ICT by IANS
Lahore, Nov 12 (IANS) A 70-year-old US national has been arrested at the international airport here after a cache of cartridges was found in his possession, a media report said.Gary George William ... Read more...

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US man arrested for carrying 30 cartridges on PIA’s London-bound flight


November 11th, 2010 - 4:21 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Nov 11(ANI): A 70-year-old American man has been arrested in Pakistan for allegedly carrying 30 cartridges in his luggage at an airport in Lahore.According to reports, Gerry Williams was scheduled to ... Read more...

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Chidambaram visits violence-hit Tangmarg town


September 21st, 2010 - 12:47 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Sep 21 (IANS) Union Home Minister P. Chidambaram, who is heading the all-party delegation now visiting Jammu and Kashmir, Tuesday visited the valley's Tangmarg town where six people were ... Read more...

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Anti-American protests staged in Jammu


September 17th, 2010 - 5:01 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Sep 17 (IANS) Muslims Friday held anti-American protests across Jammu region to give vent to their anger against the alleged desecration of the Quran in Florida, US, last week. "Down with America", ... Read more...

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Five killed, 20 hurt in Jammu after Quran protests (Second Lead)


September 15th, 2010 - 7:50 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Sep 15 (IANS) At least five people were killed and 20 injured in Jammu region's Mendhar town Wednesday following clashes between police and crowds protesting the alleged desecration of the Quran ... Read more...

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Three protestors killed, ten injured in Mendhar clashes


September 15th, 2010 - 7:30 pm ICT by ANI
Jammu, Sept.15 (ANI): Three protesters were killed and ten seriously injured when police opened fire in Mendhar town of Poonch District on Wednesday. Other reports said at least 30 had been injured ... Read more...

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Four killed, 20 injured in Jammu after Quran protests (Lead)


September 15th, 2010 - 4:08 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Sep 15 (IANS) At least four people were killed and 20 injured in Jammu region's Mendhar town Wednesday following clashes between police and crowds protesting the alleged desecration of the Quran ... Read more...

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Three die in Jammu after Quran protests


September 15th, 2010 - 2:44 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Sep 15 (IANS) Three people in Jammu and Kashmir's Mendhar town were killed Wednesday following clashes between police and a crowd protesting the alleged desecration of the Quran in the US. ... Read more...

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Curfew imposed across entire Valley, stray violence reported (Lead)


September 14th, 2010 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Sep 14 (IANS) Stray incidents of stone-pelting were reported in some parts of the Kashmir Valley Tuesday as indefinite curfew -- imposed after 18 people were killed Monday in the worst-ever ... Read more...

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Curfew continues in parts of Kashmir valley due to stone pelting incidents


September 13th, 2010 - 10:48 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, Sep.13 (ANI): Curfew was clamped in different parts of the Kashmir valley after various incidents of stone-pelting were reported on Monday."Curfew has been clamped in Srinagar city, Hyderpora to Budgam, ... Read more...

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Agitated over alleged desecration of Quran in U.S., mob sets missionary school on fire in Kashmir


September 13th, 2010 - 10:36 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, Sep.13 (ANI): An irate mob burnt down a missionary school in Jammu and Kashmir in protest against alleged desecration of Holy Quran in the United States.Arsonists attacked Tyndale Biscoe School in ... Read more...

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Bloody Monday leaves 16 dead across Kashmir (Fourth Lead)


September 13th, 2010 - 9:39 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Sep 13 (IANS) Sixteen people were killed Monday as furious mobs clashed with security forces and attacked government property across the Kashmir Valley in protests that were initially triggered by ... Read more...

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11 killed as violence spreads across Kashmir (Third Lead)


September 13th, 2010 - 8:19 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Sep 13 (IANS) At least 11 people were killed across the volatile Kashmir Valley Monday after violent protests that were initially triggered by a report that copies of the Quran ... Read more...

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US condemns Quran desecration, dismayed by violence in Kashmir, Punjab (Lead)


September 13th, 2010 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 13 (IANS) Condemning the desecration of the Quran by a "misguided individual" in his country, US ambassador Timothy J. Roemer Monday said the US was "dismayed" by reports ... Read more...

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Eleven killed in Kashmir clashes Monday


September 13th, 2010 - 7:43 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Sep 13 (IANS) Eleven people were killed across the volatile Kashmir Valley Monday in violence that was initially triggered by a report that copies of the Quran were desecrated in the ... Read more...

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Kashmir, Punjab flare up after rumours of Quran burning in US


September 13th, 2010 - 5:54 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar/Chandigarh, Sep 13 (IANS) Florida pastor Terry Jones did not go ahead with threats to burn the Quran, but rumours that copies of the holy book had been desecrated in the US ... Read more...

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Three die in Kashmir violence, toll now 73 (Second Lead)


September 13th, 2010 - 5:32 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Sep 13 (IANS) Protests and violence continued in the Kashmir Valley Monday as a protester and a policeman were killed in central Badgam district while a youth died in firing by ... Read more...

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Kashmir bans Iranian TV channel after Quran burning reports


September 13th, 2010 - 5:06 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Sep 13 (IANS) The Jammu and Kashmir government Monday banned local cable operators from airing Iranian TV channel Press TV after protesters in the valley defied curfew and took to the ... Read more...

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Arunachal hostel fire toll now 14, locals vandalise school


February 12th, 2010 - 7:14 pm ICT by IANS
Itanagar, Feb 12 (IANS) The toll in the hostel fire tragedy in Arunachal Pradesh went up to 14 with two more bodies recovered from the debris. Irate locals Friday vandalised the school, ... Read more...

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Teacher raped and burnt in Madhya Pradesh


February 8th, 2010 - 3:04 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Feb 8 (IANS) The condition of a 19-year-old tribal woman who was held captive for two days, then raped and set on fire in Madhya Pradesh's Barwani district is stable, police ... Read more...

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Kolkata celebrates Christmas in high spirits


December 25th, 2009 - 6:30 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 25 (IANS) Thousands of Christians took part in midnight mass, revellers hit the streets and there were large queues at the zoo and other tourist spots as Kolkata celebrated Christmas ... Read more...

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Have triangular talks with Pakistan to solve Kashmir: Mirwaiz (IANS Interview)


November 19th, 2009 - 4:39 pm ICT by IANS
By Sarwar Kashani Srinagar, Nov 19 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir's Hurriyat Conference is committed to solving the Kashmir issue through meaningful dialogue with New Delhi but also wants Pakistan on board, says ... Read more...

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Third generation of Abdullahs ready to lead Jammu and Kashmir


December 28th, 2008 - 10:11 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Dec 28 (IANS) Omar Abdullah, the man of the moment after his National Conference Sunday emerged the single largest party in the Jammu and Kashmir elections, would be a third generation ... Read more...

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One held for attack on church in Kerala


September 22nd, 2008 - 10:45 pm ICT by IANS
Kasargod, Sep 22 (IANS) One person was arrested Monday in connection with an attack on a missionary school, which was also used as a temporary church, here in Kerala Sep 15.Police identified ... Read more...

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Missionary school guard attacked in Madhya Pradesh


September 17th, 2008 - 12:02 am ICT by IANS
Ujjain, Sep 16 (IANS) Unidentfied gunmen opened fire at a guard at the Carmel Convent in this temple town of Madhya Pradesh, police said Tuesday. Amar Singh recieved three gun shots were ... Read more...

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BJP wants Kerala minister’s ouster over road blockade


September 16th, 2008 - 7:48 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 16 (IANS) Kerala Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president P.K. Krishna Das has asked Chief Minister V.S. Achuthanandan to oust a cabinet colleague who participated in a road blockade to protest ... Read more...

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Christians under attack in Karnataka, Kerala, Orissa violence toll 24 (Roundup, combining different stories)


September 15th, 2008 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 15 (IANS) Attacks on pastors and prayer halls were reported from different parts of the country Monday as one more body was found in Orissa's volatile Kandhamal district taking ... Read more...

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Church attacked in Kerala


September 15th, 2008 - 3:04 pm ICT by IANS
Kasargod (Kerala), Sep 15 (IANS) A missionary school, which was also used as a temporary church, was attacked in the Kasargod district in Kerala, the police said Monday.The incident follows attacks on ... Read more...

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The hip-hop faces of Kashmir’s pro-freedom rallies


August 27th, 2008 - 1:15 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Aug 27 (IANS) Pepe T-shirt, Levis jeans, Red Tape shoes and Gucci sunglasses tugged over tresses that have been bleached blond. This is the face of the young, impassioned Kashmiri generation ... Read more...

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