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Congress parliamentarian wants ban on ‘Kyaa Super Kool Hain Hum’

August 17th, 2012 - 7:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 17 (IANS) The clamour to ban Ekta Kapoor's film "Kyaa Super Kool Hain Hum" just got stronger, with a Congress parliamentarian Friday demanding a ban on ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Guru Nanak’s birth anniversary celebrated in Pakistan

November 21st, 2010 - 7:26 pm ICT by IANS
By Awais Saleem Islamabad, Nov 21 (IANS) Over 15,000 Sikh pilgrims from Pakistan, India, Canada and other parts of the world Sunday celebrated the birth anniversary of Guru Nanak, the founder of Sikhism, ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Lift siege around Srinagar’s Jamia mosque, demands Mufti

November 11th, 2010 - 6:57 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Nov 11 (IANS) Former chief minister and patron of main opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Mufti Mohammad Sayeed lashed out at the Omar Abdullah government for not allowing Friday prayers at ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Clashes again erupt as curfew relaxed in Srinagar (Intro Roundup)

July 10th, 2010 - 1:02 am ICT by IANS
Srinagar, July 9 (IANS) At least 37 people, including 20 policemen, were injured as mobs pelted stones at the security forces in the Kashmir Valley after the Friday prayers and later when ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Curfew relaxed in Kashmir Valley

July 9th, 2010 - 9:37 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, July 9 (IANS) Curfew was relaxed indefinitely in the Kashmir Valley Friday evening, an official said. The curfew was relaxed in all parts of the Kashmir Valley from 8 p.m. onwards, the ... Read more...

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Srinagar’s head cleric seeks curfew relaxation

July 9th, 2010 - 5:56 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, July 9 (IANS) The head cleric of Srinagar Friday appealed to the Jammu and Kashmir government to relax curfew in the city so that people can observe the Shab-e-Meraj religious festival. Mufti ... Read more...

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Muslim pupil not allowed to pray at German school

May 27th, 2010 - 11:51 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, May 27 (DPA) A Berlin pupil does not have the right to perform 'namaz', Islamic prayer rituals, at school, an appeals court in the German capital ruled Thursday. In a decision ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Dalai Lama’s presence in India irritant to China: Tharoor

November 10th, 2009 - 8:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 10 (IANS) Reacting to China's "dissatisfaction" over the Dalai Lama's visit to Arunachal Pradesh, Minister of State for External Affairs Shashi Tharoor Tuesday said the Tibetan religious leader's ... Read more...

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