January 23, 2017

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Communal Tension

  • Aam Aadmi Party funded by Khalistanis alleges Sukhbir Singh Badal

    Ferozepur, Jan 18 (PTI) SAD chief Sukhbir Singh Badal today said Aam AAP convenor Arvind Kejriwal should tell Punjabis why he was "soliciting and getting funds from front organisations of militants." It was clear that Kejriwal was not only "courting militants front organisations but was also receiving funds from them," he said. "He should tell…

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  • Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi’s nephew gunned down by security forces

    Srinagar, Jan 19 (PTI) A top Lashkar-e-Taiba militant, believed to be nephew of the 2008 Mumbai attack mastermind Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi, was today gunned down by security forces in an encounter in north Kashmir's Bandipora district. Abu Musaib, a self-styled divisional commander of LeT, was active in Bandipora and Ganderbal districts since August 2015 and…

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  • Telangana Government to bring bill for 12% quota for Muslims

    Hyderabad, Jan 18 (PTI) The Telangana government would bring a bill for providing 12 per cent reservation to backward sections among Muslims in the Budget session of Legislative Assembly, Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao said today. "We will put up the Muslim Reservation Bill in the coming Budget session itself," he said in the Assembly…

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  • Another ISIS operative arrested from Hyderabad

    New Delhi, Jan 17 (PTI) Mohammed Irfan, an alleged aide of terror outfit ISIS, was today arrested by NIA officials from Hyderabad. Irfan was arrested for his role in the ISIS terror conspiracy module, exposed in the searches in Hyderabad city on June 29, 2016, a press release issued by the NIA said. The investigation…

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  • Mamata Banerjee’s goons attack Babul Supriyo

    Durgapur (WB), Jan 16 (PTI) Union Minister Babul Supriyo's convoy was today attacked by alleged activists of the Trinamool Congress while he was on an official visit to a thermal power station here but escaped unhurt. Supriyo, the Union Minister of State for Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises, told PTI that his convoy was attacked…

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  • Separatists to scale down protests in Kashmir

    Srinagar, Jan 15 (PTI) The separatists in Kashmir have further scaled down their ongoing agitation by restricting the strike call to every Friday and have asked people to observe a 'black day' on Republic Day. In a fresh protest programme issued late last night, the separatists hardline Hurriyat chairman Syed Ali Shah Geelani, moderate Hurriyat…

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