radical elements

An assassination gone askew


April 22nd, 2011 - 2:40 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, Apr. 22 (ANI): When on the 8th of April 2011, an IED targeted and killed Jamiat Ahl-e-Hadith (JAH) president and Islamic scholar Maulvi Showkat Ahmad Shah right at the threshold of ... Read more...

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Three arrested for Maulana Showkat killing (Lead)


April 16th, 2011 - 9:26 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, April 16 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir Police Saturday said three persons have been arrested for the murder of respected cleric Maulana Showkat Ahmad Shah, and added that the conspiracy, ... Read more...

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3 arrested for Maulana Showkat killing


April 16th, 2011 - 7:44 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, April 16 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir Police Saturday said they have arrested three persons connected with the murder of the religious cleric, Maulana Showkat Ahmad Shah.The cleric was killed ... Read more...

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Pakistan ready to train Afghan Army, police: Qureshi


January 20th, 2011 - 5:56 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Jan 20(ANI): Pakistan is geared up to train Afghanistan's National Army and police, Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi has said."Pakistan and Afghanistan are developing their relations at all levels and there ... Read more...

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‘Chastened’ Islamabad police weeding out radical elements following Taseer killing


January 19th, 2011 - 5:35 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Jan 19(ANI): Alarmed by Pakistan Punjab Governor Salman Taseer's assassination by one of his own police security guards, the Islamabad police are now evaluating the religious and political inclinations of ... Read more...

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Mohan Bhagwat accuses Congress of deliberately linking RSS to terror


January 10th, 2011 - 2:17 pm ICT by ANI
Surat, Jan 10 (ANI): Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat has slammed Congress party for allegedly linking Hindu groups with extremism and said that there was no place for radical elements ... Read more...

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Secret Taliban-Afghan govt talks to end war underway: Sources


October 6th, 2010 - 12:43 pm ICT by ANI
Kabul, Oct 5 (ANI): High- level talks between the Hamid Karzai-led Afghanistan government and the Taliban have secretly begun for negotiating an end to the war in the country, Afghan and ... Read more...

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Five killed, 17 injured in Iraq attacks


August 10th, 2010 - 10:45 pm ICT by IANS
Baghdad, Aug 10 (DPA) At least five people were killed and 17 injured Tuesday in separate attacks across Iraq, while security forces arrested 10 suspected Al Qaeda members in a series ... Read more...

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Pakistan Army strengthening links with Jamaat-e-Islami


January 18th, 2010 - 2:15 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Jan.18 (ANI): Even as the Pakistan Army continues with its offensive against remnants of the Taliban and Al Qaeda in South and North Waziristan, there is a feeling in certain ... Read more...

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Akalis seek to evoke memories of Operation Bluestar before election


March 22nd, 2009 - 12:14 pm ICT by IANS
By Jaideep Sarin Amritsar, March 22 (IANS) Twenty five years after Operation Bluestar - the Indian Army's storming of the Golden Temple complex in June 1984 to flush out heavily armed Sikh ... Read more...

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Punj-a-aab service should continue between India, Pak


March 6th, 2009 - 7:40 pm ICT by ANI
By Ravinder Singh RobinAmritsar Mar 6 (ANI): Describing the militant attack on Sri Lankan cricketers in Lahore as "unfortunate" and condemning the evil designs of terrorists, passengers of the Amritsar-Nankana bus ... Read more...

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Pak heading towards its major economic crisis: Ex finance minister


December 15th, 2008 - 2:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec.15 (ANI): With Pakistan engulfed by internal political turmoil and international pressure to take action against radical elements operating from its soil, it is headed for a major economic crisis, ... Read more...

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India frowns at Chinese news report suggesting Hindu hand in Mumbai


December 8th, 2008 - 5:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 8 (IANS) The Indian government has taken “serious note” of a “mischievous and misleading” report on the Mumbai terror strike by a Chinese journalist in the People’s Daily which ... Read more...

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US hopes Zardari will bring stability to counter terrorism, extremism


September 9th, 2008 - 11:53 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 9 (ANI): The US hopes that Pakistans new President Asif Ali Zardari will provide some stability within the government so that it can get down to the task of ... Read more...

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Barber shop blown up in Pakistan


June 19th, 2008 - 7:53 pm ICT by IANS
Xinhua Islamabad, June 19 (Xinhua) A barber's shop in Pakistan's restive north-western region was blown up Thursday by unidentified militants, Geo TV reported. No casualty has so far been reported.The incident took place ... Read more...

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Khalistan T-shirts in Canadian school


April 23rd, 2008 - 7:58 pm ICT by admin
Vancouver, April 23 (IANS) Sikh students of a school in Surrey near this Canadian city were asked to take off their T-shirts with printed pro-Khalistan images and slogans. Surrey officials said the ... Read more...

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Pakistani fundamentalist groups try Infiltration from Bangladesh


March 1st, 2008 - 3:34 pm ICT by admin
By Pinaki Das Agartala, Mar 1 (ANI): With the western border getting fenced and movement during winter becoming impossible due to snow in the Kashmir valley, the outlawed anti-India groups based in ... Read more...

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