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Shatrughan Sinha meets Kerjiwal; discusses FTII issue, Delhi development


New Delhi, Aug. 6 : Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Shatrughan Sinha met Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kerjiwal at his residence in the national capital on Thursday. Shunning speculations over the unexpected meeting, the BJP leader said, “It’s not a crime to meet the Delhi Chief Minister. I came here to talk about Delhi’s development, FTII issue.”Meanwhile, the Delhi Chief ...

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Udhampur attack: One terrorist caught alive by security forces after attack on BSF convoy


Udhampur, Aug 05: One terrorist was nabbed alive by security forces after the Udhampur militant attack, in which two BSF jawans got martyred. The identity of the terrorist is yet to be investigated. Meanwhile, Vikramjit who was taken as hostage by the terrorist said that he was threatened with dire consequences by the terrorist. Another villager Rakesh Kumar misled the ...

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Mullah Omar’s family backs down, accepts Taliban decision on succession issues

Karachi, Aug.5 : Family members of former Taliban leader Mullah Mohammad Omar have reportedly agreed to accept the insurgent group’s dispute resolution council’s decision on succession issues.According to the Dawn, members of Mullah Omar’s family had initially rejected the appointment Mullah Akhtar Mansoor as Omar’s successor, demanding a new and wider vote.The Taliban, however, issued a series of statements aimed ...

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SC’s decision on military courts ‘has strengthened Pak’s war against terrorism': Nawaz Sharif

Nawaz Sharif, incoming prime minister and leader of the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) political party, speaks to his party members, who were voted to political posts in the general election, during a function in Lahore May 20, 2013. REUTERS/Mohsin Raza (PAKISTAN - Tags: POLITICS ELECTIONS) - RTXZU60

Karachi, Aug. 5 : Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Wednesday said that the Supreme Court’s decision to uphold the establishment of the military courts has strengthened the Pakistan’s war against terrorism.According to the Dawn, Sharif, while addressing the National Assembly session, said that the ‘extraordinary steps’ taken by the court are commendable, adding that the Parliament’s decision has been validated ...

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Non-bailable arrest warrant against former IPL chief Lalit Modi


MUMBAI: A special court on Wednesday allowed the issuance of a non bailable warrant against former IPL chief Lalit Modi in a case of alleged money laundering registered against him. The Enforcement Directorate (ED) had moved the court last week seeking the issuance of the warrant. Special judge PR Bhavake asked the prosecution if the court had the power to ...

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