updated 6:19 PM GMT, Oct 25, 2014

Guns again blaze at Kashmir border

Indian Army on Saturday claimed to have foiled an intrusion bid in Balakote sector of Poonch district in Jammu and Kashmir.

A senior army official said that a group of infiltrators tried to sneak into

  • Srinagar: KD | GNS
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Couple held at Kashmir airport

Police on Saturday recovered silver-nitrate from a woman and detained her along with her husband outside the International Airport here in summer capital Srinagar.

 

Official sources said that during

  • Srinagar: KD | GNS
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99 polling stations to be relocated due to floods

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) Umang Narulla today said 99 polling stations need to be relocated in the wake of last month's devastating floods for the smooth conduct of assembly elec

  • Srinagar:KD|PTI
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Abducted man's bullet-ridden body found in Shupian

A bullet-ridden body was found in South Kashmir's Shupian district this morning, an official said here.

Official sources said that Reyaz Ahmad Khan son of Ali Mohammad of Karewa Manloo village was abd

  • Srinagar: KD
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Mirwaiz calls for poll boycott

As poll dates for the flood ravaged J&K were announced from Nov 25, Hurriyat Conference (M) chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq Saturday upped ante against election process, urging people to stay away fr

  • Srinagar: KD
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Five-phased polling in Kashmir

Five-phased polling in Kashmir

Elections to Jammu and Kashmir and Jharkhand will be held in five phases, beginning Nov 25 and ending Dec 20. By-elections to three Delhi assembly constituencies would be held Nov 25. Counting would b

  • New Delhi: IANS
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Iran hangs woman for killing alleged rapist

Iran has hanged a woman convicted of murdering a man she said was trying to rape her.

 

The official IRNA news agency said Reyhaneh Jabbari was hanged at dawn on Saturday for premeditated murder. It q

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Pak cricketers back UN's bid to rid world of polio

Pakistan cricket team captain Misbah-ul Haq has pledged his backing to the international bid to rid the world of polio, as the national team has joined hands with Australia to dedicate their ongoing f

  • Karachi: ANI
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Obama hugs nurse who survived Ebola

US President Barack Obama greeted nurse Nina Pham in the Oval Office with a big hug to celebrate her recovery from the Ebola virus, which she was the first person in the country to contract.

 

Obama m

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