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Centre committed to bringing peace in Kashmir: MoS Home

Centre committed to bringing peace in Kashmir: MoS Home

Hyderabad, Jun 21: The Centre will not tolerate “terrorism” in Jammu and Kashmir and was committed to bringing peace in the Valley, Union Minister Hansraj Ahir said today. “We want to end this trouble forever, what is being carried out in Kashmir by separatists, terrorists or by Pakistan… The government will not tolerate (it),” the […]

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‘NSG to be deployed in anti-militancy ops in J&K soon’

‘NSG to be deployed in anti-militancy ops in J&K soon’

Srinagar, June 21: The National Security Guards, popularly known as ‘Black Cats’, are likely to be deployed soon in counter-militancy operations in Jammu and Kashmir which was placed under Governor’s rule on Wednesday, officials said. They said a team of NSG has been stationed in the Kashmir Valley for quite sometime and is undergoing rigorous […]

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Jammu sizzles at 40.6 degrees Celsius

Jammu sizzles at 40.6 degrees Celsius

Jammu, Jun 21: Sweltering heat continued to haunt people of the Jammu region as day temperature jumped to a high of 40.6 degrees Celsius, 2.4 notches above normal limit. The city had recorded a high of 37.5 degrees Celsius yesterday, the highest in the past week, the Met office said. Minimum temperature in the city […]

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Top security officials review Amarnath Yatra arrangements

Top security officials review Amarnath Yatra arrangements

Srinagar, Jun 21:Top security officials today reviewed the arrangements for the upcoming annual Amarnath Yatra in Kashmir, an army spokesperson said. A joint review of the security and administrative arrangements for the upcoming Amarnath Yatra was carried out by General Officer Commanding of Chinar Corps Lt Gen A K Bhatt and Director General of Jammu […]

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History will never forgive BJP for its greed in Kashmir: Sena

History will never forgive BJP for its greed in Kashmir: Sena

Mumbai, Jun 21: In a vitriolic attack on the BJP, the Shiv Sena today charged that the saffron party opted out of power in Jammu and Kashmir after spreading anarchy, and said history will never forgive the party for its “greed”. When the BJP failed to check terrorism and violence in the northern state it […]

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Yoga powerful unifying force in strife-torn world: PM Modi

Yoga powerful unifying force in strife-torn world: PM Modi

Dehradun, Jun 21 :  Prime Minister Narendra Modi today performed Yoga with over 50,000 enthusiasts at the Forest Research Institute campus here, saying the ancient Indian discipline has emerged as the most powerful unifying force in a strife-torn world. Addressing the large gathering in the backdrop of the iconic British-era building of FRI, Modi said […]

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Trump backs down on controversial migrant family separations policy

Trump backs down on controversial migrant family separations policy

Washington, Jun 21 :  President Donald Trump today reversed his controversial decision on immigration by signing an executive order to end the separation of immigrant families on the US-Mexico border, after images of children in cages and audio of them crying for their parents sparked global outrage. “I did not like the sight of families […]

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Pak has not taken decisive actions to bring Taliban to peace talks table: US

Pak has not taken decisive actions to bring Taliban to peace talks table: US

Washington, Jun 21: The US has not seen Pakistan taking sustained and decisive actions required to bring the Taliban to the negotiating table, a top Trump administration official told lawmakers who demanded suspension of all American aid to Pakistan. Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asia Alice Wells during a Congressional hearing […]

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  Hafiz Saeed’s son, son-in-law among 265 JuD candidates in Pak elections

   Hafiz Saeed’s son, son-in-law among 265 JuD candidates in Pak elections

Lahore, Jun 21 :  Hafiz Saeed’s son and his son-in-law are among 265 candidates fielded by the Jamaat-ud -Dawah for national and provincial assembly seats across Pakistan in the July 25 general election, with the banned group’s political wing vowing to make the country a “citadel of Islam.” Saeed, who also carries a USD 10 […]

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Passport official transferred for allegedly humiliating Hindu-Muslim couple

Passport official transferred for allegedly humiliating Hindu-Muslim couple

Lucknow/New Delhi, Jun 21 : A Passport Seva Kendra official in Lucknow was transferred today after he allegedly humiliated an inter-faith couple, asking the husband to convert to Hinduism and pulling up the wife for marrying a Muslim, when they went to the office with their passport applications. Seeking action, Mohammad Anas Siddiqui and Tanvi […]

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