J&K cop lynching act against Islam, humanity: Ghulam Nabi Azad


The killed DSP was on surveillance, was allegedly taking pictures of people emerging from the Jamia Masjid mosque, when a mob attacked him. Srinagar, June 23:Condemning the brutal lynching of Jammu and Kashmir Police (JKP), Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) Mohammed Ayub Pandith by a mob, Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad on Friday stated that the brutal act was against ...

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11 killed in bomb blast in Pakistan

KARACHI, June 23: A powerful bomb exploded near the office of the regional police chief in Pakistan’s restive Balochistan province today, killing at least 11 people, including four policemen, and injuring 20 others. The incident occurred near Inspector General of Police Ehsan Mehboob’s office on Gulistan Road area of the provincial capital, Quetta. TV footage showed several badly damaged cars and ...

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Nowhatta mob lynching: 2 arrested, third identified, says JK DGP


SRINAGAR: Two persons have been arrested and a third accused has been identified in the case of the lynching of Deputy Superintendent Mohammed Ayub Pandith by a mob outside Jamia Masjid in Nowhatta area in Srinagar today. “Two people have been arrested, third person identified. They will have to face the law,” said Jammu and Kashmir DGP SP Vaid. Ayub ...

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Jammu, Srinagar among 30 new Smart Cities announced


NEW DELHI, JUNE 23: Union Minister Venkaiah Naidu during the announcement of 30 new smart cities, also announced Srinagar and Jammu, today. Thirty new cities were added to the Centre’s Smart Cities Mission and total investment of Rs. 57,393 crore was announced by Union Urban Development Minister M Venkaiah Naidu today, taking the total number of smart cities to 90. ...

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Indo-Pak matters have to be resolved bilaterally: MEA


New Delhi, June 22: India on Thursday affirmed that bilateral issues between India and Pakistan will have to be decided “bilaterally”, reacting to suggestions by UN chief Antonio Guteress that he is engaged in bringing about a dialogue between the two neighbours. External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Gopal Bagley told reporters he was aware of the remarks made by Guteress that he ...

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Students clash with forces in Shopian


Srinagar, June 22: Intense clashes erupted between forces and students of Higher Secondary School Shopian on Thursday. Locals said that Police resorted to tear gas shelling on the students who pelted stones on them. They said that students came out and started raising slogans against the militant and civilian killings at Kakapora. They said that the students tried to enforce a ...

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Pakistan violates ceasefire in Poonch sector


POONCH, JUNE 22: Pakistan today violated the ceasefire along the Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch sector. The Indian Army has been retaliating strongly to the ceasefire violation in the Khari Karmara areas of the sector. The Pakistan Army, earlier in the week also, had initiated indiscriminate firing of small arms, automatics and mortars in the same sector.

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At UN, India raises questions about source of terror funding


Akbaruddin, speaking at a Security Council debate on Afghanistan, questioned where are these anti-government elements were getting their weapons, explosives, training and funding from. United Nation, June 21: India has asked the UN member states to find the source from where the “anti-government elements” in Afghanistan were getting weapons, training and funds to fight one of the biggest collective military forces ...

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