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Rajnath Singh evasive about waving of Pak, ISIS flags in J-K


New Delhi, July 18 : Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday remained evasive about the resurfacing of Pakistani and ISIS flags in the valley, saying no action is taken after announcing it.”I believe that no action is taken after announcing it,” the Home Minister told reporters here. The Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led NDA Government has come under criticism over ...

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Will ‘khaki knickers’ decide who is Hindu: Raj Babbar


Mumbai, July 18 : Congress leader and former actor Raj Babbar on Friday lashed out at the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) over their remarks on the FTII protestors, asking who gave the ‘khaki knickers’ the mandate to decide whether someone is ‘Hindu’ or ‘anti Hindu’. “What can be more unfortunate than the RSS being the jury, the critic and taking ...

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Protests over Geelani’s detention in Srinagar


Srinagar, July 18 : The protestors clashed with the police personnel in Srinagar on Saturday over the house arrest of hardline Hurriyat leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani. Geelani and several other separatist leaders have been put under house arrest in the city.According to reports, Geelani was not allowed to offer prayers in a mosque on the occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr as ...

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Himachal Pradesh put on alert following heavy rainfall


Shimla, July 18 : The meteorological department has sounded an alert in Himachal Pradesh as various parts of the state have received heavy rainfall over the last two days. State capital, Shimla was one of the worst affected in the state as rains uprooted trees, damaged houses and roads. Several trees also fell on vehicles and minor landslides were reported ...

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World Health Organization (WHO): Ebola toll exceeds 11,260 in West Africa


Geneva, July 17: The number of people killed by the Ebola virus in west Africa has reached 11,261, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Thursday.A total of 27,643 cases of the Ebola virus disease (EVD) have been reported since the outbreak of the disease.The maximum number of Ebola-related deaths has been registered in Liberia (4,806 deaths and 10,666 total ...

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