updated 5:12 PM GMT, Nov 26, 2014

Modi meets four South Asian leaders, not Sharif

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi held talks with leaders of four South Asian nations on the sidelines of 18th Saarc Summit here Wednesday, but the conspicuous absence from the meeting list was Paki

  • Kathmandu: IANS
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Modi's Kashmir rallies postponed

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has postponed his election rallies in Kashmir by a day, a Bharatiya Janata Party source said on Wednesday.

He said Modi would now visit Kashmir on December 7 instea

  • Srinagar: KD| KNS
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Kashmir Pandit who became Muslim joins IS

Kashmir Pandit who became Muslim joins IS

A United Kingdom-based Kashmiri Pandit who had converted to Islam has joined the Islamic State after fleeing from the country where he was declared a fugitive, a media report said on Wednesday.

Siddha

  • Srinagar: KD
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NC minister’s cavalcade ‘stoned’, four hurt

At least four people were injured when youth on Wednesday evening allegedly stoned the cavalcade of National Conference leader and Minister for Consumer Affairs and Public Distribution Chowdhary Ramza

  • Srinagar: KD | GNS
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‘Hizb’ anti-poll posters in Pulwom

A day after high turnout in Kashmir districts, posters attributed to militant outfit Hizb-ul-Mujahideen appeared in Pulwom have asked people to stay away from polls and pro India rallies.

The posters

  • Srinagar: KD| GNS
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When Sharif walks for speech, Modi reads newspaper

The frostiness of ties between India and Pakistan was visible in the Nepalese capital at the 18th Saarc Summit's inaugural session Wednesday.

 

First, Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif totally ign

  • Kathmandu: IANS
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Army 'strips' youth, 'harasses women'

Residents of a village in Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwor district Wednesday staged a protest over the alleged harassment by army during a search operation. 

The army, villagers said conducted a search ope

  • Srinagar: KD| CNS
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Village-head thrashed, hospitalized

An elected village-head of the National Conference was thrashed by people after he allegedly tried to manhandle a gas dealer when he denied a gas cylinder in Jammu and Kashmir's Bandipora district.

Ey

  • Srinagar: KD| CNS
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BJP rules out NC’s autonomy for Kashmir

Accusing National Conference for exploiting people by the slogan of Autonomy, Bhartiya Janta Party Wednesday said that the government of India (GOI) would never grant any pre-1953 status to Jammu and

  • Srinagar: KD|KNS
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NC leader hurt in stone attack

Member of India's upper house of the parliament and National Conference’s candidate for Pulwom, Ghulam Nabi Ratanpuri, on Wednesday was injured when his cavalcade came under stone-pelting attack in th

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No talks planned with Pakistan: India

India Wednesday said there was "no structured meeting" planned between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif.

 

"We (have not planned) any structured meeting between

  • Kathmandu: IANS
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Indian Kashmir turns out to vote as Modi eyes power

Voters in Indian Kashmir turned out in large numbers under tight security Tuesday as Prime Minister Narendra Modi`s Hindu nationalist party tried to win power for the first time in the tense Muslim-ma

  • Srinagar: AFP
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Sushma, Aziz shake hands in Kathmandu

Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj Tuesday briefly met and shook hands with top Pakistani official Sartaj Aziz on the eve of the Saarc Summit beginning here Wednesday.

 

"It was out of cou

  • Srinagar: IANS
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121-yr-old woman votes in Ramban

The first phase of assembly elections in Jammu and Kashmir Tuesday witnessed a 121-year-old woman cast her ballot.

 

Deputy Election Commissioner Vinod Zutshi told reporters here that Noor Bi, 121, vo

  • Jammu: IANS
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Every Kashmiri is anti-Indian, says former NC leader

A National Conference leader who recently quit the party and is contesting as an independent in the ongoing Jammu and Kashmir assembly elections Tuesday said every 'Kashmiri wants to free themselves f

  • Srinagar: KD| CNS
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