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Kerala fomenting designs of radical communal groups: BJP


August 12th, 2012 - 7:33 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 12 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) national secretary P. Muralidhar Rao, who is in-charge of the party's affairs in Kerala, Sunday said Kerala is becoming a ... Read more...

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Kerala CPI-M leaders to protest Monday


April 15th, 2012 - 5:40 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, April 15 (IANS) Angry leaders and activists of the Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) will march towards the office of the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) here Monday to ... Read more...

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Only talks can end Syria unrest: opposition


October 16th, 2011 - 1:25 pm ICT by IANS
Damascus, Oct 16 (IANS) Only negotiations, not the use of force, can end unrest in Syria, an opposition group has said. The Popular Front for Change and Liberation in Syria, however, ... Read more...

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Syrian president orders for new constitution


October 16th, 2011 - 3:48 am ICT by IANS
Damascus, Oct 16 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has signed a decree to draft a new constitution within four months to meet the opposition's prime demand, the SANA news ... Read more...

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Attack on Kerala professor: Accused in Middle-East


September 16th, 2011 - 5:53 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, Sep 16 (IANS) Those accused of assaulting a Kerala college professor whose right palm was chopped off are hiding in the Middle-East, the National Investigation Agency (NIA) said Friday.T.J. ... Read more...

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No immediate threat to India, but should watch psychological impact: Experts


May 2nd, 2011 - 7:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi,May 2 (IANS) Top Indian security experts feel Osama bin Laden's killing in Pakistan Sunday will not have any direct impact on India but the "psychological impact on militancy ... Read more...

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In attack on Kerala professor, police name 54 accused


January 14th, 2011 - 2:38 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, Jan 14 (IANS) At least 54 people were named by police in a list of accused submitted to a court here Friday for last year's assault on a Kerala college professor ... Read more...

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IUML becomes third biggest party in Kerala


October 30th, 2010 - 6:44 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Oct 30 (IANS) With an excellent performance in the Kerala local body polls, Congress ally Indian Union Muslim League (IUML) Saturday edged out the Communist Party of India (CPI) to become ... Read more...

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States alerted on bid to incite communal tension


September 13th, 2010 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 13 (IANS) The central government has alerted the states against attempts to incite communal tension following violent protests in various places in Kashmir and Malerkota town in Punjab. ... Read more...

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Church circular wrong, says dismissed Kerala teacher


September 12th, 2010 - 4:43 pm ICT by IANS
Kothamanagalam (Kerala), Sep 12 (IANS) A circular against teacher T.J. Joseph, whose right palm was chopped off by radical Muslim activists, was Sunday read out in 155 churches in Kerala that defended ... Read more...

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Pressure mounts on Kerala college to reinstate teacher


September 10th, 2010 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
Thrissur (Kerala), Sep 10 (IANS) The Kerala government Friday said it is waiting to see what steps the college management that dismissed teacher T.J.Joseph -- whose right palm was chopped off ... Read more...

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Kerala HC rejects bail plea of 7 PFI activists in lecturer attack case


September 8th, 2010 - 7:41 pm ICT by ANI
Kochi (Kerala), Sept.8 (ANI): The Kerala High Court dismissed the bail applications of seven Popular Front of India (PFI) activists, who had been arrested for the brutal attack on a college lecturer ... Read more...

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Bail denied to six who chopped off Kerala teacher’s palm


September 8th, 2010 - 2:09 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, Sep 8 (IANS) The Kerala High Court Wednesday denied bail to six people, who are accused of chopping the right palm of college teacher T.J. Joseph, saying that their "action created ... Read more...

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Kerala teacher loses job after right palm chopped off


September 4th, 2010 - 5:56 pm ICT by IANS
Muvattupuzha (Kerala), Sep 4 (IANS) Professor T.J. Joseph, whose right palm was chopped off by activists of the Popular Front of India (PFI) and stitched back by doctors, got another shock Saturday ... Read more...

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Police summon Kerala PFI chief in hand-chopping case


August 9th, 2010 - 5:32 pm ICT by IANS
Muvattupuzha (Kerala), Aug 9 (IANS) Naserudeen Elamaram, Kerala president of the radical Muslim group Popular Front of India (PFI), was Monday summoned by police in connection with last month's attack on a ... Read more...

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Cops summon top PFI leaders in chopping case


August 6th, 2010 - 5:19 pm ICT by IANS
Muvattupuzha (Kerala), Aug 6 (IANS) Kerala Police have summoned two top leaders of the radical Muslim group Popular Front of India in connection with the case of a college professor's hand being ... Read more...

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Radical Muslim group seeks Achuthanandan’s apology


July 30th, 2010 - 9:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 30 (IANS) Radical Islamic outfit, Popular Front of India (PFI) Friday asked Kerala Chief Minister V.S. Achuthanandan to apologise for his statement that the outfit is aiming to convert ... Read more...

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No request from Kerala to ban PFI: Chidambaram


July 29th, 2010 - 2:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 29 (IANS) The central government has not received any request from Kerala on banning radical Islamic outfit Popular Front of India (PFI), Home Minister P. Chidambaram said here ... Read more...

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Kerala looking into reports of Taliban style courts


July 27th, 2010 - 4:45 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, July 27 (IANS) Kerala is looking into the veracity of media reports suggesting that Taliban style courts are functioning in the state, Home Minister Kodiyeri Balakrishnan told the state assembly ... Read more...

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Increased security for Kerala’s Mullaperiyar dam


July 26th, 2010 - 4:52 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, July 26 (IANS) Security would be increased for the Mullaperiyar dam in Kerala's Idukki district, specially in the wake of radical Muslim group Popular Front of India (PFI) being probed for ... Read more...

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PFI aims to convert Kerala into Muslim majority: Achuthanandan


July 24th, 2010 - 7:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 24 (IANS) Radical Islamic outfit Popular Front of India (PFI) is aiming to convert Kerala into a Muslim majority state in the next 20 years, Kerala Chief Minister V.S. ... Read more...

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CPI-M demands Amit Shah’s resignation


July 23rd, 2010 - 8:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 23 (IANS) The Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) Thursday said Gujarat minister Amit Shah should quit in view of a chargesheet filed by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) ... Read more...

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PFI a blot on Muslims in Kerala, says IUML MP


July 23rd, 2010 - 10:45 am ICT by IANS
By T.G. Biju New Delhi, July 23 (IANS) Denouncing a radical Muslim group in Kerala as a blot on Muslims, a senior leader of the Indian Union Muslim League (IUML) has urged ... Read more...

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Decision to ban radical group after central report: Kerala


July 22nd, 2010 - 9:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 22 (IANS) The Kerala government will take a decision on banning radical Muslim group Popular Front of India (PFI) after getting a report from the National Investigation Agency (NIA), ... Read more...

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Kerala government soft on extremist outfits: BJP


July 19th, 2010 - 8:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Monday accused Kerala's Left government of being "soft" on those behind the chopping off of a lecturer's palm and demanded a ... Read more...

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Radical group’s march banned in Kerala town


July 16th, 2010 - 9:44 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, July 16 (IANS) A march by radical Muslim group the Popular Front of India (PFI) Aug 15 has been banned by the authorities in Aluva town of Kerala's Ernakulam district. The ban ... Read more...

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Why should we be banned, asks Kerala Muslim leader


July 14th, 2010 - 4:01 pm ICT by IANS
By T.G. Biju New Delhi, July 14 (IANS) A radical Muslim leader in Kerala dismisses charges of terrorism flung at his outfit and insists there is not even one reason for the ... Read more...

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Kerala Police raid offices of radical Muslim group


July 13th, 2010 - 6:42 pm ICT by IANS
Kozhikode (Kerala), July 13 (IANS) Kerala Police Tuesday launched raids at the offices of Popular Front, a radical Muslim organisation, whose members are allegedly behind the attack on a teacher whose palm ... Read more...

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Bombs, knives found by Kerala police


July 12th, 2010 - 8:13 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, July 12 (IANS) Police Monday raided a building owned by a mosque in Kerala's Kannur district and found country bombs, knives and an axe besides leaflets of the Popular Front, a ... Read more...

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Police unearth CDs of Taliban like terror module in Kerala


July 10th, 2010 - 1:30 pm ICT by ANI
By Juhan SamuelAluva/Muvattupuzha (Kerala), July 10 (ANI): Kerala Police have unearthed compact discs allegedly belonging to a Taliban-like terror module in Aluva and Muvattupuzha areas of the state.Police sources said ... Read more...

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Azerbaijan’s president ’s 11-year-old son behind $44mln Dubai mansion shopping spree?


March 6th, 2010 - 5:28 pm ICT by ANI
Dubai, Mar. 6 (ANI): In an incredible shopping extravaganza, an 11-year-old boy from Azerbaijan bought nine waterfront mansions in Dubai - worth almost 44 million dollars - in just two weeks early ... Read more...

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