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44 suspected terrorists apprehended in J-K's Baramulla, incriminating materials seized

Updated: Oct 18, 2016 20:38 IST      
44 suspected terrorists apprehended in J-K's Baramulla, incriminating materials seized
Baramulla (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], Oct. 18 (ANI): At least 44 persons involved with terror related activities were apprehended by security forces after they conducted an extensive search operation in the wee hours of Monday at several sensitive localities in Jammu and Kashmir.

After receiving a tip-off, a joint team of army, Jammu and Kashmir Police, the Border Security Force and the Central Reserve Police Force conducted search operation on the intervening nights of Sunday and Monday in localities including Qazi Hamam, Ganai Hamam, Taweed Gunj and Jamia.

Large quantity of incriminating material such as petrol bombs, Chinese and Pakistan flags, Lashkar-e-Toiba and Jasih-e-Mohammad letter head pads, unauthorized mobile phones and seditious anti-national publicity material were seized during the raids.

In addition a large number of suspected hideouts were busted during the prolonged Search operations.

Later, the Security forces sanitised the area searching over 700 houses in a span of 12 hours on Monday. (ANI)

PM Modi, Amit Shah to meet CMs of BJP-ruled states in Delhi

Updated: Aug 21, 2017 08:10 IST     

New Delhi [India], Aug 21 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) President Amit Shah will meet the Chief Ministers and Deputy Chief Ministers of all party-ruled states today to discuss core issues like development and social welfare work including the 2019 Lok Sabha polls.

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New Delhi/Bengaluru [India], August 21 (ANI): A day after Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh said that incidents of stone-pelting have declined in Jammu and Kashmir due to the National Investigation Agency (NIA), the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Monday echoed the same saying that the central agency has eliminated a number of front ranking terrorists and separatists from the Valley.

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New Delhi/Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], August 21 (ANI): After a 16-year-old minor girl was allegedly gang-raped by eight men including a police constable in Uttar Pradesh's Ballia on Sunday night, the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) cornered the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) saying that the Dalits, women and poor people are being tortured in their regime.

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Congress demands proof on Jaitley's demonetisation claim

Updated: Aug 21, 2017 05:01 IST     

New Delhi [India], August 21 (ANI): A day after Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley claimed that demonetisation has left Maoists and separatists in Jammu and Kashmir fund starved, the Congress party on Monday said the he should not make such assumptions without any basis or concrete proof.

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Mumbai [India], August 21 (ANI): As Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) chief Amit Shah are set to meet the chief ministers of all party ruled states on Monday to discuss strategy for 2019 Lok Sabha elections, the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) said the meeting is a clear indication of saffron party's insecurity.

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New Delhi [India], August 21 (ANI): After the Government yesterday suspended four railway officials and sent Northern Railway General Manager R.N. Kulshrestha on leave in Utkal train derailment tragedy in Muzaffarnagar, the Congress Party on Monday said that the railways accident has become the continuing story in the last three years of National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government.

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SC to hear Hurriyat leader Abdul Gani Bhat's plea

Updated: Aug 21, 2017 01:41 IST     

New Delhi [India], August 21 (ANI): The Supreme Court will on Monday hear a plea filed by Hurriyat leader Abdul Gani Bhat raising several issues including that he was not being heard by the Jammu and Kashmir High Court on the matters affecting him and his family.

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SC to hear plea on police department vacancies

Updated: Aug 21, 2017 01:40 IST     

New Delhi [India], August 21 (ANI): The Supreme Court will on Monday hear the petition filed by lawyer, Manish Kumar, seeking to fill up various posts of police department in many states.

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New Delhi [India], Aug 21 (ANI): The Supreme Court will on Monday pronounce verdict on a plea of Lieutenant Colonel Shrikant Prasad Purohit seeking interim bail in the 2008 Malegaon blast case.

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New Delhi [India], August 20 (ANI): The Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) on Sunday lent its support to the likes of senior Janata Dal (United) (JD(U)) leader Sharad Yadav, who have been asking the opposition to stand united against the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) at the Centre.

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New Delhi [India], August 20 (ANI): The Airport Police has registered a case against unknown persons under Section 188, in the wake of two pilots spotting an unidentified object on the Delhi airport runway.

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Muzaffarnagar (Uttar Pradesh) [India], August 20 (ANI): In wake of the recent Utkal train derailment tragedy in Muzaffarnagar, which claimed 20 lives, the Government on Sunday suspended four railway officials and sent Northern Railway General Manager R.N. Kulshrestha on leave.

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Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], August 20 (ANI): AirAsia India has confirmed that their pilots saw an object resembling a drone flying close to their aircraft following which the flight operations at the Delhi airport were temporarily halted.

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AIADMK will be 'one again and without Sasikala: OPS

Updated: Aug 20, 2017 23:23 IST     

Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], August 20 (ANI): Former Tamil Nadu chief minister O. Panneerselvam on Sunday announced that the All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) will be one once again, while also adding that the V.K. Sasikala clan will not be a part of the party.

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J-K: Search operation launched in Pulwama's Bamnoo area

Updated: Aug 20, 2017 23:10 IST     

Pulwama (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], August 20 (ANI): A Cordon and Search Operation (CASO) was launched in the Bamnoo area of Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district on late Sunday evening.

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New Delhi [India], August 20 (ANI): National Carrier IndiGo on Sunday refuted the reports of spurt in cancellation of its daily flights, saying that the 'misleading' information is being spread by its competitors to malign its image.

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Meerut (Uttar Pradesh) [India], August 20 (ANI): The Special Task Force (STF) on Sunday arrested a Bangladeshi national from Meerut's Phalauda area with an illegal Indian passport and other documents.

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WBPCC chief Adhir Chowdhury's car hit by container

Updated: Aug 20, 2017 22:33 IST     

Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], August 20 (ANI): West Bengal Pradesh Congress Committee President Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury was saved after his car was hit by a speeding truck in Murshidabad on Sunday.

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Nandyal (Andhra Pradesh) [India], August 20 (ANI): Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu on Sunday lashed out at YSR Congress Party chief Jaganmohan Reddy for his remark against him and said that it is not in his culture to stoop so low.

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Panaji (Goa) [India], August 20 (ANI): The Congress on Sunday said that bringing Goa under National Green Tribunal (NGT) Delhi was an anti-Goan decision by the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change (MoEFCC).

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