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Anti-Islam video: Restrictions imposed in Srinagar


September 21st, 2012 - 1:11 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Sep 21 (IANS) Fearing law and order problem after the Friday prayers over an anti-Islam video made in the US, authorities here closed educational institutions and imposed restrictions in ... Read more...

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Women’s group protests in Kashmir over Assam, Myanmar


August 17th, 2012 - 3:34 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Aug 17 (IANS) Activists of women's separatist group Dukhtaran-e-Milat (Daughters of Faith) in Jammu and Kashmir Friday staged a protest against alleged massacre of Muslims in Myanmar.Asiya Andrabi, who ... Read more...

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Indian who dodged Philippine rebels to return by Tuesday


August 11th, 2012 - 6:29 pm ICT by IANS
Kozhikode, Aug 11 (IANS) K.V. Biju, who managed to escape from the clutches of Abu Sayyaf militants in the Philippines and who is now safe in Sulu in that country ... Read more...

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Guerrillas kill retired police officer in Srinagar


August 10th, 2012 - 4:20 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Aug 10 (IANS) Separatist guerrillas shot dead a retired police officer while he coming out of a mosque here Friday, police said.Militants shot at Abdul Hamid Bhat, a retired ... Read more...

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Seven injured in Kashmir grenade attack


August 8th, 2012 - 11:04 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Aug 8 (IANS) Seven people, including four policemen, were injured Wednesday in Jammu and Kashmir's Baramulla district when separatist guerrillas attacked a police station with a grenade, police said.Police ... Read more...

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Policeman injured in Kashmir grenade attack


July 31st, 2012 - 10:59 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, July 31 (IANS) A Jammu and Kashmir Police constable was injured Tuesday in the state's Sopore town after guerrillas lobbed grenades at a paramilitary camp and the local police ... Read more...

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Separatists target Srinagar army camp with grenades


June 28th, 2012 - 11:28 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, June 28 (IANS) Separatist guerrillas fired two rocket-propelled grenades at an army camp in Srinagar Thursday, but a defence statement said the projectiles fell in a ground without causing ... Read more...

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Cop shot dead in Srinagar, bunker removed from city centre (Lead)


April 20th, 2012 - 1:33 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, April 20 (IANS) A police official was shot dead by separatist guerrillas near a police station in this Jammu and Kashmir summer capital Friday, the day authorities removed a ... Read more...

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Separatists gun down cop in Srinagar (Lead)


April 20th, 2012 - 12:15 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, April 20 (IANS) A police officer was shot dead Friday by separatist guerrillas near a police station in this Jammu and Kashmir summer capital, police said."Separatist guerrillas fired from ... Read more...

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Separatist guerrillas shoot cop in Srinagar


April 20th, 2012 - 11:59 am ICT by IANS
Srinagar, April 20 (IANS) A police officer was critically injured Friday when separatist guerrillas shot at him near a police station in this Jammu and Kashmir summer capital, police said."Separatist ... Read more...

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Guerrillas shoot dead youth in Kashmir


February 19th, 2012 - 10:33 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Feb 19 (IANS) A youth was shot dead by separatist guerrillas in north Kashmir's Sopore town Sunday, police said."Around 7.30 p.m. today (Sunday), militants shot at Omar Rasool Kaboo, ... Read more...

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Kashmir women’s group seeks Aafia Siddiqui’s release


January 27th, 2012 - 4:25 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, January 27 (IANS) Muslim women separatist group, Dukhtaran-e-Milat (Daughters of Faith) headed by Asiya Andrabi, staged a demonstration in Srinagar Friday, demanding the release of Aafia Siddiqui, a former ... Read more...

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15 killed in Pakistan’s Quetta city blast


December 31st, 2011 - 4:22 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Dec 31 (IANS) At least 15 people were killed and over 20 wounded after a blast hit Pakistan's Quetta city Friday, said police sources and media reports.The toll ... Read more...

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Special Christmas prayers for peace in northeast


December 25th, 2011 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Dec 25 (IANS) Hundreds of thousands of Christians in India's northeast held special prayers on Christmas Sunday in churches across the region for peace and wellbeing of the human ... Read more...

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ULFA claims minister is ex-member


December 18th, 2011 - 4:21 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Dec 18 (IANS) The militant-politician nexus in Assam once again hit the headlines with an outlawed separatist group claiming that a senior minister was one of its former ... Read more...

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Four get death sentence for China terror attacks


September 15th, 2011 - 3:47 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Sep 15 (IANS) Four people involved in deadly terror attacks in China's Xinjiang Uygur region in July have been sentenced to death, a media report said Thursday.About 20 people ... Read more...

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China says it’s a major contributor to anti-terror


August 25th, 2011 - 6:52 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 25 (IANS) China said Thursday it has contributed greatly to the global fight against terrorism and urged the international community to fully respect its domestic concerns.Foreign Ministry spokesman ... Read more...

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Naga separatists, government ‘narrow down’ differences


July 18th, 2011 - 8:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) Negotiators of the central government and the Isak-Muivah faction of the National Socialist Council of Nagaland (NSCN-IM), the dominant separatist group in the northeastern state, ... Read more...

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Rebel Naga group ousts its chief


June 8th, 2011 - 6:31 pm ICT by IANS
Dimapur (Nagaland), June 8 (IANS) One of northeast India's influential and oldest tribal separatist group National Socialist Council of Nagaland (NSCN) has split with the group's chief expelled from the ... Read more...

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Man shot dead in Srinagar


June 6th, 2011 - 5:09 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, June 6 (IANS) Unidentified gunmen killed a civilian in the heart of Jammu and Kashmir's summer capital Srinagar Monday afternoon, police said.Muhammad Aslam Khan, 60, was shot outside Pratap ... Read more...

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Car bomb kills 1, injures 23 in south Thailand


April 18th, 2011 - 8:50 pm ICT by BNO News
YALA, THAILAND (BNO NEWS) -- A car bomb explosion in southern Thailand killed an army ranger and injured at least 23 people on Monday morning, officials said.Yala police chief Major General Chote ... Read more...

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Assam scam accused files poll papers from jail


March 17th, 2011 - 9:12 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, March 17 (IANS) Mohit Hojai, one of the key accused in a Rs.1,000-crore financial scam, Thursday filed his nomination papers from jail for the Assam assembly elections as a ... Read more...

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PM on two-day visit to Assam from Friday


February 17th, 2011 - 10:31 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 17 (ANI): The Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh, will be on a two-day visit to Assam from Friday, where he is expected to review the prevailing situation and ... Read more...

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Talks with Centre positive: ULFA


February 15th, 2011 - 8:59 pm ICT by ANI
Guwahati, Feb 15 (ANI): United Liberation Front of Asom (ULFA) chairman Arabinda Rajkhowa on Tuesday said the first round of talks with the Centre was 'very positive', as the Prime Minister, ... Read more...

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ULFA leaders meet Manmohan Singh


February 14th, 2011 - 10:30 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 14 (ANI): A delegation of the United Liberation Front of Asom (ULFA) leaders met the Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh, here on Monday evening.According to reports, an eight-member ... Read more...

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ULFA leaders to meet Manmohan Singh


February 14th, 2011 - 5:45 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 14 (ANI): A delegation of the United Liberation Front of Asom (ULFA) will meet Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh this evening.An eight-member ULFA team, lead by its chairman ... Read more...

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ULFA meets Chidambaram — for peace


February 10th, 2011 - 8:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 10 (IANS) Leaders of the outlawed United Liberation Front of Asom (ULFA) met Home Minister P. Chidambaram for the first time here Thursday to mark the start of ... Read more...

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Peace talks with Centre were constructive: ULFA


February 10th, 2011 - 6:55 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 10 (ANI): The United Liberation Front of Asom (ULFA), which finally began their peace talks with the Central Government here today in a bid to usher in peace ... Read more...

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ULFA to begin peace talks with Centre


February 10th, 2011 - 12:30 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 10 (ANI): The United Liberation Front of Asom (ULFA) will finally begin talks with the Central Government here today in a bid to usher in peace in the insurgency-hit ... Read more...

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ULFA leaders meet Assam CM Gogoi, seek cooperation for peace talks


February 9th, 2011 - 5:41 pm ICT by ANI
Guwahati, Feb 9 (ANI): Ahead of Union Home Secretary G K Pillai's first round of talks with the United Liberation Front of Assam (ULFA), top leaders of the separatist group met Assam ... Read more...

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National Conference accuses BJP of arousing communal passions


January 21st, 2011 - 4:01 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Jan 21 (IANS) The ruling National Conference Friday said the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) was trying to arouse communal passions in Jammu and Kashmir and the decision to disallow the ... Read more...

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Peace talks with ULFA on right track, says Gogoi


January 20th, 2011 - 9:56 pm ICT by ANI
Guwahati, Jan 20 (ANI): Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Thursday said the peace talks with United Liberation Front of Assam (ULFA) is on the right track and will continue even without ... Read more...

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ULFA moves towards peace talks with government


January 18th, 2011 - 3:46 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Jan 18 (IANS) In a step towards formal peace talks between the United Liberation Front of Asom (ULFA) and the government, the outlawed separatist group's central executive is set to meet ... Read more...

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Meghalaya rebel chief surrenders


December 17th, 2010 - 10:22 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, Dec 17 (IANS) Dimrim N. Sangma, the chairman of Liberation A'chik Elite Force (LAEF), a separatist group operating in Meghalaya, has surrendered along with arms and ammunition, police said Friday.Four of ... Read more...

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Ahead of Manmohan Singh’s visit, two suspect Sikh extremists arrested in Germany


December 10th, 2010 - 3:25 pm ICT by ANI
Berlin, Dec.10 (ANI): Two men have been arrested in Germany on suspicion of supplying weapons to a Sikh separatist group, just days before Indian Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh's visit to ... Read more...

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